After 13 years, 2Pac‘s Greatest Hits went Diamond status last month. Pac now joins MC Hammer, Notorious B.I.G, OutKast and Eminem as the only artists to hit the 10 million mark domestically. Throw ‘em up!
Chris Brown calls some friends for the assist on this remix of his hit single.
When Caesar and I first discussed the idea of doing an Unsigned Hype section, what has now become StreetHype, I made it a point that I wanted to go above and beyond simply showcasing only rappers. I believe that Hip-Hop is a culture and more than just music. So while we will showcase rappers in the future, I wanted to start by putting the spotlight on a personal friend of mine who I think not only embodies the ideas behind both StreetHop and StreetHype, but who really deserves and needs it at this time in his life.
So with that, StreetHop.com’s first StreetHype is about James Wade aka The World Famous James Wade.
One half of Outkast, Big Boi has signed to Def Jam leaving his long time label Jive. Word is he wasn’t happy with Jive after they shelved his solo album for two years.
Here is a video of Big Boi backstage at the Tabernacle in Atlanta making the announcement.