Love & Hip-Hop Season 2 Ep. 8

In case you missed it, last night’s episode of Love & Hip-Hop.

Jim Jones proposes to Chrissy, Kimbella has another emotional moment (while her mother oddly looks like a tropical bird), Olivia makes another attempt at being relevant, and Yandy & Chrissy FACE OFF in Miami!

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Say Hello To Hip-Hop’s Super Babies!!!

With Jay-Z & Beyoncé OFFICIALLY expecting their bundle of joy, it made me think about how fortunate these children will be fresh out the womb. Not only will they be born into “Rap Royalty”, but they will be Hip-Hop’s SUPER BABIES!!! READ MORE

The Lost Ladies of Hip-Hop

There’s an ongoing debate on the relevance female emcees have in Hip-Hop. But this article will ask the question: What happened to the female rappers who left their mark? READ MORE

Video Vixens Turned Rappers: New Wave of Rap Stars or Hip-Hop’s Biggest FAILS?

There’s been a trend going on lately, and it’s video vixens making a transition into the rap game. Should they be allowed to pick up the mic or continue to play the background as a Hip-Hop accessory? READ MORE

‘Hip-Hop Chronicle’ Interviews Young Guru

UK’s Hip-Hop Chronicle caught up with Roc Nation producer Young Guru on the streets of London. Excited over the Roc’s new artist Jay Electronica, he spoke candidly about working with one of Hip-Hop’s HIGHLY respected emcee’s!

My favorite part of the interview was when Guru stated how he was done with Hip-Hop because it was too “corny”. Jay Electronica tells Guru “I will be the guy who makes you love it again” and apparently he restored faith!

Source: Hip-Hop Chronicle, YouTube

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Nate Dogg Dies at 41

Breaking news last night as L.A. crooner and former Death Row artist Nate Dogg reportedly passed away.

The West Coast artist was born in Long Beach California and was responsible for many of Dr. Dre‘s hits. We first heard Nate’s vocal’s on Dre’s most successful album to date, The Chronic. Nate was more successful as a collaborator rather than a solo artist. Lending his vocals to many of Hip-Hop’s elite, he was the go to guy and the voice of the West Coast.

For some time Nate had been suffering from illnesses and he was rumored as being unable to afford health insurance. In 2007 and 2008 he suffered two strokes and his condition worsened as years passed. His death was officially reported late Tuesday night and the Hip-Hop world will be mourning the loss of Nathaniel Dwayne Hale

R.I.P Nate Dogg! You Will Be Missed!

Nathaniel Dwayne Hale (August 19, 1969 – March 15, 2011)

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