Lil Wayne Previews ‘HollyWeezy’ Video

A clip of Lil Wayne’s “HollyWeezy” video surfaced online last night (March 8). Shot by Lil Wayne HQ, in the 29-second clip, we see Weezy standing in front a screen that switches between bad weather and city views of Hollywood, Houston and Hollygrove (a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans, La.). There isn’t a release date for the video, but it can be expected to drop soon. Hopefully with Wayne’s free album…. Read more »

Today in Hip-Hop: R.I.P The Notorious B.I.G. (May 21, 1972 – March 9, 1997)

Every year since the death of The Notorious B.I.G. on March 9, hip-hop has paid homage to one of the most legendary lyricists of all time. The rapper, born Christopher Wallace, was gunned down during a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles in 1997. In an autopsy report released in December 2012, it stated he was hit by four bullets, killed only by one. No arrests were ever made in the… Read more »

Happy Birthday to Bow Wow, AZ, Chingy, YG and Domo Genesis!

Today, March 9, is the birthday of five big names in hip-hop. Although they were all born in different years and left different marks on the culture, these rap quints have all made their name in the game one way or another. Shad Moss (Bow Wow) Born Shad Moss, the Columbus, Ohio native became a young rap protege at the age of six when he was discovered by Snoop Dogg… Read more »