Freeway, Big K.R.I.T., Ras Kass to Perform at 2011 A3C Fest
While more artists are being announced every week, representatives for Atlanta's A3C Festival have revealed 80 confirmed artists for their 7th annual hip-hop festival. Taking place over October 6-8, the 2011 festival features a stalwart lineup of indie all stars including Freeway, Random Axe -- made up of Sean P, Black Milk and Guilty Simpson -- Ras Kass, J-Live, Elzhi, Murs, 9th Wonder, Skyzoo, P
Game Revisits Ras Kass Beatdown on New Year’s Eve
In an appearance on Power 106's 'Big Boy's Neighborhood' morning show, rapper Game revisited his New Year's Eve fight with fellow West Coast MC Ras Kass. After the dust cleared, both rappers originally claimed they won the fight and beat the other to the ground...
Rick Ross is ‘Fashion Conscious’ — Say What!
Rick Ross has apparently been hired to promote Diddy's Sean John clothing line. "Being a big guy that's fashion conscious Sean John is definitely a brand I rock wit. I have plans to dabble in the fashion industry. I get to rock fly clothes and that always good" Ross explained...
Ras Kass Says He Knocked Out Game on New Year’s Day
Four years after West Coast rappers Ras Kass and Game got into a brawl in a Los Angeles nightclub, the embittered rivals started the new year with a rematch. Though information regarding their most recent scrap is scarce, Ras Kass was quick to tweet about the incident, claiming he had KO'd Game, and had a photo for evidence...
The HRSMN Prep Debut, Work With Slaughterhouse
vo2vo One of hip-hop's most mysterious supergroups, The Four Horsemen, have announced that they are currently recording their long-awaited official debut, with the help of some friends. The group, which now goes simply by The HRSMN, and features sharp-tongued spitters Canibus, Ras Kass, Killah Priest and Kurupt, first collaborated on the single 'Abide By' in 1998, a song which was re-recorded as '
Ras Kass Samples Mel Gibson Rants in New NSFW Track
One of the perks of hip-hop is that culture provides near instant responses to some of the biggest viral news stories -- think back to Cam'ron's 'Amber Lamps' that sampled the still-hilarious AC Bus Fight clip. So, when Mel Gibson's recent racist and sexist rants hit the 'Net earlier this month, it was clearly prime sampling material for someone to step to the mic and make a big splash... Read Mo
Kurupt Says ‘4 Hrsmn’ to Reunite and Release Official Album
West coast rapper Kurupt has announced plans to reunite his '90s super group, The 4Hrsmn, which featured fellow Cali rapper Ras Kass, Wu-Tang affiliate Killah Priest and Canibus. Though the group collaborated on album tracks on each others' solo releases, and a collection of outtakes was leaked in 2001, a proper group record never materialized...
Ras Kass Ends Beef with The Game, Sorta
It seems that west coast rapper Ras Kass has called an end to his three-year beef with The Game. The frequently incarcerated rapper, Kass, who finished a two-year prison bid in May, discussed the now-finished/irrelevent rivalry with Street Disciplez Radio, shedding some light on the bad blood between the two California MC's...