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Ice-T to Narrate VH1’s History of Crack Cocaine & Hip-Hop
VH1 will be exploring the interrelationship between rap music and crack cocaine in a new documentary, scheduled to air in September.
'Planet Rock: The Story of Hip Hop and the Crack Generation' is the latest installment of VH1's Emmy-winning Rock Doc series, and will feature interviews with notable w…
Buju Banton Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison
Reggae singer Buju Banton was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday (June 24) for cocaine trafficking. Banton has been behind bars since late 2009, after he was busted for buying drugs from an undercover police officer.
A Florida judge declared a mistrial last September, leaving the Grammy winner …
Game’s Manager Proclaims Innocence, Blasts Prosecution
After a federal warrant was issued for his arrest, Czar Entertainment founder Jimmy "Henchmen" Rosemond has released a statement proclaiming his innocence, blasting the prosecution for being "unconstitutional," and promising to turn himself in, to fight the charge…
New Details In Jimmy ‘Henchman’ Rosemond Drug Case
New details have come to light in the federal cocaine conspiracy case against Game's manager Jimmy "Henchman" Rosemond, who is currently still at large.
A federal warrant was issued last week for the arrest of the record executive and founder of Czar Entertainment, the manageme…
Buju Banton Begins Retrial, Additional Charges Added
After taking home the Best Reggae Album Grammy for 'Before the Dawn' last night, Buju Banton is back to fighting for his freedom. Banton was tried last year on charges of conspiracy to possess and distribute cocaine, and aiding and abetting the possession of a firearm, but the case was bro…
Bruno Mars Granted Plea Deal for Drug Arrest
Life isn't just Grammy nominations and no. 1 singles for Bruno Mars. Mars faced a Las Vegas Justice Court today to begin the steps in the 25-year-old's plea deal for his September 2010 arrest.
Last week, the Vegas District Attorney's office agreed to honor a "deferred adjudication," or plea…
Bruno Mars Cuts Deal to Clear Cocaine Conviction
Bruno Mars' luck seems to be skyrocketing. On the heels of his smash hit, 'Grenade,' returning to the top spot on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart this week, the Hawaiian-born crooner has agreed to a deal in the case of his arrest for cocaine possession last year...
Buju Banton Retrial Set for February
Reggae star Buju Banton's retrial for buying cocaine from a police officer has been moved to February. U.S. District James Moody, originally scheduled Banton's trial for December, granted a motion by the defense to move the case to February but has yet to announce a specific date...
Gucci Mane in Rehab for Cocaine Use
Less than six months after his release from prison, Gucci Mane has checked himself into a rehab facility for an addiction to cocaine.
According to Ozone Magazine, members of the rapper's entourage were involved in an hour-long stand-off against Gucci outside the Riverwoods Southern Regional Psyc…
Buju Banton Drug Case Declared a Mistrial
A jury could not reach a unanimous decision after three days of deliberation in the drug conspiracy case against reggae star Buju Banton. The 12-person jury was split forcing U.S. District Judge James Moody to declare a mistrial in the case...

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