Pete Rock Addresses Police Riot at Concert
Two days after the police riot outside of Smif-N-Wessun and Pete Rock's concert at Tammany Hall in New York City's Lower East Side, the artists involved have released an official statement about the incident. Referring to the release party for their collaborative effort 'Monumental' as a "peaceful gathering," the statement reveals that the initial altercation occurred after concertgoers
NYPD Attack Rapper, Fans After Pete Rock Album Event
The NYPD's rep for being adverse to hip-hop events just got worse. Last night (June 28), authorities and patrons clashed outside of Tammany Hall in New York City's Lower East Side after an album release party and show celebrating the release of a new album from Smif-N-Wessun and Pete Rock...
Pete Rock, Camp Lo Talk New Group, 80 Blocks From Tiffany’s
80 Blocks From Tiffany's does not come off like the run-of-the-mill name for a hip-hop group. But this is not your run-of-the-mill act. Indeed, the bold supergroup -- comprised of Mount Vernon, N.Y. super producer Pete Rock and Bronx tandem Camp Lo -- understands that such a union should not be treated as a random event...
Pete Rock, Camp Lo to Release Street Gang-Influenced Album
Legendary producer Pete Rock has announced that he will be releasing a collaboration album with 'Luchini' creators, Bronx duo Camp Lo. The group project is called '80 Blocks From Tiffany's,' a nod to the legendary New York street gang documentary, and is heavily influenced by the '70s and '80s Bronx gang lifestyle...
Pete Rock Releasing Five Albums in 2011
In a recent interview with the Hip-Hop Chronicle over the pond in London, iconic '90s producer Pete Rock revealed that he plans to release a daunting five albums in 2011. Perhaps he's taking a page out of fellow beat head Madlib's playbook, but it looks like Rock is truly ready to tear into his vaults, give fans a long-awaited record with DJ Premier and reunite with former collaborator C... Read M
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth Reunite for One Nation Summit
The One Nation Hip-Hop Summit, a cross-medium gathering of experts in hip-hop's four elements -- rapping, DJing, dancing and graffiti -- is planning its third annual gathering on November 6 in Santa Monica, Calif. The event is being held at the Vendor and Art Village section of Santa Monica High School and will be sponsored by Guerilla Union, Pico Youth and Family Center and KRS-One's Temple of Hi
Pete Rock Reunites With Nas on ‘Lost Tapes 2′
Nas' upcoming 'Lost Tapes 2' album is looking like it will be a reunion, as word has it that producer Pete Rock has signed on to the project. Although he failed to give any other details, Pete took to his Twitter page to announce the news but kept the declaration short and sweet...
Rah Digga Delivers a ‘Classic’
After more than a decade since releasing her debut album 'Dirty Harriet,' Rah Digga is ready for round two. The self-proclaimed "Harriet Thugman of Rap" has seen the heights of fame and success as both a solo artist and as the sole female member of Busta Rhymes' Flipmode Squad...

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