earthquake

DJ Honda Records Single to Aid Japanese Tsunami Victims
Japanese hip-hop legend DJ Honda has announced that he will be releasing a charity single to help aid relief efforts in his disaster-stricken home country.
According to his reps, the 'Travelin' Man' producer will be teaming up with several international artists to release a single enti…
Hip-Hop & R&B Community Respond to Japan Earthquake
Many members of the music community have sought to reach out to the people of Japan via social networking platform Twitter, offering their support and prayers just hours after the country was hit with a devastating 8.9 magnitude earthquake...
Wyclef’s Charity Receives Support From Haitian Official
Though Wyclef Jean's controversial Yele Haiti charity organization has been accused of misdirecting funds, 'Clef recently received a big show of support from his uncle, Haitian Ambassador Raymond Alcide Joseph, who defended the work that the charity has done within Haiti...
Haitian Rapper Shacan Lord Confirmed Dead in Earthquake
According to reports, Haitian rapper Evenson "Shacan Lord" Francis is the latest member of the Haitian rap community to be confirmed dead. The 31-year-old MC died when his recording studio collapsed during the earthquake on Jan. 12.
Shacan Lord was a member of popular rap group Gaso…
Haitian Rapper Jimmy O Among Earthquake Dead
According to reports, Haitian rapper Jean "Jimmy O" Alexandre has been confirmed dead. Jimmy was being sought by popular producer/rapper Wyclef Jean, who has been a major contributor to the Haitian relief fund, raising over $2 million towards emergency relief for the people of Hait…
Bun B to Host Benefit Concert for Haiti
According to reports, UGK rapper Bun B will be hosting a benefit concert for victims of the earthquake in Haiti. The concert, dubbed 'Houston for Haiti,' will take place at the Warehouse Live in Houston, Texas, starting at 4PM.
Confirmed guests include fellow Texas heroes Slim Thug, Trae t…