In 2009, notorious Los Angeles-based label, Death Row Records, was acquired by Toronto's WIDEawake Entertainment Group for $18 million after facing bankruptcy. Now, the reincarnated label -- WIDEawake Death Row Records -- is in the process of releasing the classic music stored in its vaults
From California to ... well, mostly just California ... the West Coast has given birth to some of hip-hop's most vital scenes and important voices. Touré, host of Fuse's 'Hip-Hop Shop,' takes a trip this week to the land of gin and juice in search of the very best of the West. Here are his picks for the top five West Coast MCs.
Music plays an integral role in our lives, but, at times we take for granted the moments that uniquely changed the game. From the first time Michael Jackson moonwalked for the American public to the day five guys from Compton, Calif. got together to form the world's most dangerous group, here are our top 20 bla
On the new track 'That's What N----- Do,' Lil Wayne finally opens up about his impending prison sentence. Last October, Wayne pleaded guilty to a weapons charge stemming from an arrest in New York City after a search by police turned up a loaded, unregistered handgun in the rapper's possession. In exchange for his guilty plea Dwayne "Lil Wayne"
Death Row Records founder Suge Knight can't seem to stay out of trouble with the police. The 44-year-old was pulled over by the cops for running a stop sign in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Monday (Jan. 5). Law enforcement sources reveal
It's been nearly 15 years since the murder of 2Pac and subsequent murder Notorious B.I.G., but the subject is still a hot topic for anyone who cares about hip-hop. Whether it's urban legends that the rappers might still be alive or the vast conspiracy theories conco
In remembrance of 2009's fallen stars rapper Papoose penned the new song 'Obituary.' Set behind Tupac Shakur's 'Keep Ya Head Up' beat, the Brooklyn native acknowledges the many celebrities who died last year by going down the timeline of
No one does the West Coast better than Snoop Dogg, so he made sure to show extra love to the Los Angeles crowd when his How The West Was Won tour rolled into Club Nokia Thursday (Nov. 19). Openers for the headlining act, rappers Nipsey
It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.
*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.
Welcome back to The Boombox
It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://theboombox.com using your Facebook account.