california

Bay Area Rappers Rescue Tenants From Burning Building
Bay Area rappers Sleepy D and Big Hongry helped rescue a number of tenants from a burning apartment building in Oakland, Calif. Tuesday afternoon (July 5).
According to the San Francisco Examiner, Sleepy D and Big Hongry were watching TV in a top-floor apartment when they smelled smoke and quickly re…
Snoop Dogg Supports Up-and-Coming California Rappers
While some California OGs like Ice Cube have been hesitant to give their co-sign to the rising crop of local MCs, the West Coast's Doggfather Snoop Dogg says that he enjoys giving his blessings to the new breed.
Calling himself "Uncle Snoop" to the up-and-coming rappers of his …
Cali Rappers Halt Traffic for Performance Atop Tour Bus
A relatively unknown "hardcore hip-hop" group from California entitled Imperial Stars were having trouble getting noticed before October 14. Their Los Angeles gigs weren't yielding the sort of fan base that they desired, so they came up with a bizarre marketing tactic...