IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 29, 1994 THE QUEEN OF HIP HOP/R&B/SOUL MARY J BLIGE RELEASED HER SECOND STUDIO ALBUM “MY LIFE

My Life is the second studio album by American R&B recording artist Mary J. Blige, released on November 29, 1994, by Uptown Records. Many…

Hip-Hop In Nashville Is Making Its Own Way

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Hip-hop artist Slim Jxmmi distributes free turkeys in FairparkHip-hop artist Slim Jxmmi distributes free turkeys in FairparkBy BLAKE ALSUP Daily JournalRapper “Slim Jxmmi,” half of Grammy-nominated hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd, hands out free turkeys Tuesday at Fairpark in Tupelo. The rapper, whose real name is Aaquil Brown, is a Tupelo native.Rapper “Slim Jxmmi” hugs residents waiting in line to get free turkeys.Irijah Kinard, left, and Devon Shannon help carry dozens of frozen turkeys for Tuesday giveaway co-sponsored by rapper “Slim Jxmmi” at Fairpark in Tupelo.Volunteers unpack dozens of frozen turkeys to be given away as part of the event.THOMAS WELLS | BUY TUPELO • Slim Jxmmi, half of Grammy-nominated hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd, distributed turkeys to dozens of families Tuesday afternoon.The Tupelo native, who’s real name is Aaquil Brown, returned to his hometown to give back to the community that helped raise him as part of his 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive at Fairpark.“I love giving back to where I come from because I feel like it inspires others to chase their dreams or to reach their highest height and give back to their community,” Brown said. “It makes everybody better.”With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which has created economic hardships for millions of people across the country, Brown said it’s even more important to give back.

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IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 25, 1987 RUN-DMC RELEASED THEIR SINGLE “CHRISTMAS IN HOLLIS”

Christmas in Hollis” is a single by Run-DMC that was included on two 1987 Christmas compilation albums featuring…

NOV 24, 1992 THE PHARCYDE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM BIZARRE RIDE 2 THE PHARCYDE

Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde is the debut album of American hip hop group The Pharcyde, released on November 24,…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 24, 1992 KOOL G RAP & DJ POLO RELEASED THIER THIRD & FINAL STUDIO ALBUM “LIVE AND LET DIE”

Warner Bros. Records eventually refused to distribute Live and Let Die as part of its deal with Cold Chillin’ Records because…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 24, 1998 RZA OF THE WU-TANG CLAN RELEASED BOBBY DIGITAL IN STEREO

Bobby Digital in Stereo is the debut studio album by American rapper and producer RZA. It was released…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 23, 2004 THE DIPLOMATS RELEASE THEIR SECOND STUDIO ALBUM IMMUNITY 2!!

Diplomatic Immunity 2 is the second studio album by American hip hop collective The Diplomats. The album was released on…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 23, 1993 DEL THE FUNKY HOMOSAPIEN RELEASED HIS SECOND STUDIO ALBUM “NO NEED FOR ALARM

No Need for Alarm is the second solo studio album by American hip hop musician Del the Funky…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 22, 2010 KANYE WEST RELEASED HIS FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM MY BEAUTIFUL DARK TWISTED FANTASY

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy is the fifth studio album by American rapper and producer Kanye West. It…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 22, 1994 REDMAN RELEASED HIS SECOND STUDIO ALBUM “DARE IZ A DARKSIDE”

Dare Iz a Darkside is the second studio album by American rapper Redman. It was released on November 22, 1994, by Def Jam…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 22, 1994 SLICK RICK RELEASED HIS THIRD STUDIO ALBUM BEHIND BARS

Behind Bars is the third studio album by British-American rapper Slick Rick, released November 22, 1994, on Def Jam Recordings. The…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, NOV 21, 1995 Group Home Released “Living Proof”

Livin’ Proof is the debut album by Group Home, the Gang Starr-affiliated duo composed of rappers Lil Dap and…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV, 21 2000 THE WU-TANG CLAN RELEASED THEIR THIRD STUDIO ALBUM “THE W”

The W is the third studio album by American hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan. It was released on November 21,…

Rapper Lil Wayne charged in Miami with possessing gun as a convicted felonReported by Miami Herald

Rapper Lil Wayne charged in Miami with possessing gun as a convicted felon BY JAY WEAVER AND DAVID…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 17, 1992 ICE CUBE RELEASED HIS THIRD STUDIO ALBUM “THE PREDATOR”

The Predator is the third studio album by Ice Cube. Released within months of the 1992 Los Angeles riots, on November…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 16, 2001 DR DRE RELEASED THE CHRONIC 2001

2001 (sometimes called The Chronic 2001) is the second studio album by rapper and hip hop producer Dr. Dre. It was…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 16, 2004 MF DOOM RELEASED HIS FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM “MM..FOOD”

Mm..Food is the fifth studio album by British-American rapper/producer MF DOOM. It was released via Rhymesayers Entertainment on November 16,…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 16, 2000 THE HIP HOP WORLD WAS SHAKENED BY THE NEWS OF HOUSTON TEXAS BELOVED DJ SCREW WAS FOUND DEAD

Davis released over 350 mixtapes and was recognized as an innovator mostly on a regional level…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 15, 1994 METHOD MAN OF THE WU-TANG CLAN RELEASED HIS DEBUT SOLO ALBUM “TICAL”

Tical is the debut studio album by American rapper and Wu-Tang Clan member Method Man. It was released November 15, 1994, by Def…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 15, 1986 THE BEASTIE BOYS RELEASED THEIR DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM ” LISCENSED TO ILL”

Licensed to Ill is the debut studio album by American rap rock group Beastie Boys. It was released on November 15, 1986…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV, 15 KING TEE RELEASED HIS DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “ACT A FOOL”

Act a Fool is the debut studio album by American West Coast hip hop artist King Tee. It was released…

BOOSIE BADAZZ REPORTEDLY SHOT IN THE LEG IN DALLAS TEXAS. REPORTED BY TMZ

Boosie Badazz has a bullet hole in his leg after coming under gunfire during a trip to…

BENNY THE BUTCHER REPORTEDLY SHOT IN THE LEG IN HOUSTON, TEXAS DURING AN ATTEMPTED ROBBERY.

Benny the Butcher is the latest rapper to suffer a gunshot wound below the belt this week…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14, 2000 PRODIGY OF MOBB DEEP RELEASED H.N.I.C

H.N.I.C. is the debut solo album by American rapper Prodigy. The album was scheduled for a September release…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14 1995 THE PHARCYDE RELEASED THEIR SOPHMORE ALBUM LABCABINCALIFORNIA

Labcabincalifornia is the second album by The Pharcyde, released in 1995, three years after their debut Bizarre Ride II…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 14, 1989 3RD BASS RELEASED THEIR DEBUT ALBUM “THE CACTUS ALBUM”

The Cactus Al/Bum (also known as The Cactus Cee/D and The Cactus Cas/Ette depending on release format) is the debut album…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE, NOV 13, 2004 RUSSELL TYRONE JONES BETTER KNOWN AS OL’ DIRTY BASTARD FROM THE WU- TANG CLAN PASSED AWAY

Russell Tyrone Jones (November 15, 1968 – November 13, 2004), better known by his stage nameOl’ Dirty Bastard (often…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 13 1994 BIG L RELEASED HIS DEBUT SINGLE “PUT IT ON”

Put It On” is a song recorded by American rapper Big L, and features American rapper Kid Capri. The track…

ON NOV 12 JAY-Z RELEASED HIS SEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM THE BLUEPRINT 2: THE GIFT AND THE CURSE

The Blueprint 2: The Gift and the Curse (stylized as The Blueprint²: The Gift & the Curse) is…

NOV 12, 1996 EMINEM RELEASED HIS DEBUT ALBUM INFINITE

Infinite is the debut studio album by American rapper Eminem. It was released on November 12, 1996, through Web…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1991 TIM DOG RELEASED HIS DEBUT & ONLY ALBUM “PENICILLIN ON WAX”

Penicillin on Wax Penicillin on Wax is the debut studio album by American New York-based rapper Tim Dog. It…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1991 2PAC RELEASED HIS DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “2PACALYPSE NOW

Professional Ratings 2Pacalypse Now was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) on April 19, 1995.…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 12, 1996 LIL KIM RELEASED HER DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “HARD CORE”

Hard Core is the debut studio album by American rapper Lil’ Kim. It was released on November 12,…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE THE UNIVERSAL ZULU NATION WAS FORMED LED BY AFRICA BAMBATTA

Universal Zulu Nation The Universal Zulu Nation is an international hip hop awareness group formed by and formerly led by hip…

ON THIS DATE NOV 9, 1993 WU TANG CLAN RELEASED THEIR DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “ENTER THE WU-TANG (36 Chambers)

Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) is the debut studio album by American hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan, released on November…

RAPPER KING VONKILLED IN ATLANTA SHOOTING DEAD AT 26 YEARS OF AGE. REPORTED BY TMZ

Reported by TMZ 11:12 AM PT — Authorities say King Von was NOT shot by Atlanta Police…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 5, 1996 2PAC RELEASED THE DON KILLUMINATI : THE 7 DAY THEORY

The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory (commonly shortened to The 7 Day Theory or Makaveli) is the fifth studio album by…

IT WAS ON THIS DATE NOV 4, 1997 JAY-Z RELEASED IN MY LIFETIME VOL.1

In My Lifetime, Vol. 1 is the second studio album by American rapper Jay-Z, released on November 4, 1997, via Roc-A-Fella and Def…