From roughly 2002-2006, there was no rap crew more respected and more popular than G-Unit. Comprised of 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo, and eventually Young Buck, G-Unit rose to prominence on the strength of their vivid, swaggering, numerous songs about their exploits running the perilous streets of Southside Queens.
Young Buck Reportedly Sentenced To 7 Months In Prison
After being released from jail on August 1st, Young Buck has been sentenced to 7 months in prison after violating the conditions of his release, according to Nashville Scene.
Young Buck Reportedly Spent Last Four Days In Jail For Violating Probation
It looks like Young Buck has found himself back in trouble with the law again. Not even two weeks removed from his last stint, which got him arrested after he threatened to burn down his ex-girlfriend’s home, Buck was reportedly arrested again last week on Thursday for violating his federal probation as a result.
Young Buck Arrested For Threatening To Burn Down His Ex-Girlfriend's Apartment
Young Buck was arrested Thursday after he threatened to burn down his ex-girlfriend's apartment in Tennessee, TMZ reports.
9 Ways Hip Hop Artists Have Reacted To Recent Violence
The fiber of the American people has been tested over the course of the last two weeks, in which four incidents of terrible violence have prompted wide-spread protests and rapidly deteriorating race relations. July 5: Alton Sterling is shot and killed at the hands of two police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana July 6: Philando Castile is shot and killed by a police officer in Falcon Heights, Minnesota July 7: Five police officers are shot and killed at a protest in Dallas. July 17: Three police officers are shot and killed in Baton Rouge, LA.
The Game Explains Lloyd Banks Photo, Says He Talks To Young Buck Regularly
The Game and Lloyd Banks took a photo together in Dubai last night, and 50 Cent has already shared and deleted some thoughts about it.
Young Buck Not Going To Jail Over Faked Drug Test
Young Buck is getting off pretty easy for his recent attempt at piss forgery.
Young Buck Facing Up To 5 Years For Reportedly Faking Drug Test
Back in May, Young Buck's probation officer came forward with the claim that he had seen the rapper using "a tube to shoot a 'yellow substance' into his drug testing cup," and now Buck's being charged with a felony for doing so.
Dead Broke: A Brief History Of Bankruptcy In Hip-Hop
50 Cent filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy this morning was one of the most unexpected turn of events of the year.
Young Buck Reportedly Cheats On Drug Test, Blames Snoop Dogg
Since Young Buck was released from prison in October 2013 after serving an 18-month sentence, he's managed to keep a clean slate, but last week, he slipped up a bit.
Young Buck Reveals Cover Art For "Before The Beast" Mixtape
After giving us their first comeback EP with The Beauty Of Independence last year, G-Unit will release their follow-up EP in March, The Beast Is G-Unit. The EP has locked down a release date for March
G-Unit Talks "The Beast Is G-Unit" EP, Fake Love From Other Rappers
G-Unit is out on the road promotion their new EP The Beauty Of Independence. Stopping by Connecticut's Hot 9.31, Buck, Banks, Yayo and Kidd Kidd, addressed why their new projects don't have guest features. “I know a lot of [the love] is not genuine... I think a lot of it really is genuine when it comes from the fans,” Young Buck said. “From the artists, nah, I don’t know. It’s like I didn’t see none of you dudes rooting to try to get G-Unit back together when we were not together.”
Underrated Audio: August 30 - September 5
Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here.
G-Unit Releases A Surprise New EP, "The Beauty Of Independence"
Well, this is a welcome surprise. After releasing a steady stream of quality remixes--and two original tracks--over the past few months, G-Unit now returns with their first project since reuniting in June. Titled The Beauty Of Independence, the brand new EP hit iTunes at 11:30PM EST and features six brand new tracks from 50, Buck, Banks, Yayo, and Kidd. The album's clear highlight is "Changes," which features 50 addressing his breakup with Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine over a piano-laced instrumental. Look for production credits to make their way online soon.
Underrated Audio: July 19- July 25
Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here. In this week's instalment, we've got a mix of electronic and hip-hop. Young Buck announces he's "Getting Back", while TDE's president Punch steps into the spotlight for a minute to drop off a new record. SBTRKT unleashed his new album single, and we got a week-long series from Kansas City rapper Suspect.
G-Unit Reunites At Summer Jam
Apparently 50 likes his milk spoiled. Just a few months after referring to his G-Unit associates as "having an expiration date," the general has officially reunited live onstage with Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks and Young Buck. Tonight's Summer Jam performance marks the first time the entire group has performed together since 2008 when 50 leaked audio of Buck crying to him for advice to the internet, prompting a split between the Straight Outta Ca$hville rapper and the G-Unit head honcho. This is also 50 Cent's first time headlining a Summer Jam show in over a decade.
Young Buck Says He Has "Classic Material" With Game & Waka Flocka
Young Buck was released from prison last month, and the rapper is definitely taking advantage of his newfound freedom. Buck, who spent 2 years locked up, recently sat down with Fox News to speak on his new outlook on life.
Young Buck Released From Prison
Last we heard about Young Buck, the rapper had finally got out debt, and he did so without having to pay back 50 Cent and G-Unit. Now here's another good piece of news when it comes to Buck: he's a free man!
Young Buck Gets Out Of Bankruptcy Without Paying Back 50 Cent & G-Unit Records
When Young Buck gets out prison, which is supposed to happen in October, he'll finally be out of debt. The rapper has been dealing with bankruptcy for quite some time now, leading to the IRS auctioning off many of his personal items, cashing in on $53,000.
Young Buck Tweets About Possible Full G-Unit Reunion
The possibility of a G-Unit reunion has been discussed exhaustively, with the G-Unit honcho, 50 Cent, saying recently that a reunion is a possibility, and following up saying it will not happen. Game has even talked about it, and seems open