Category Archives: hip hop

From Up in Smoke to Empire, Xzibit’s Been at the Top of His Game for Decades

Most fans are unaware that Xzibit spent some of his formative years in Albuquerque, NM. Before he discovered hip-hop, the former Pimp My Ride host was headed down an ominous path of drugs and violence. But a move from the Southwest to the City of Angels switched his focus to music and helped X—whose real […]

Wiz Khalifa Launches KKE Cannabis Oils in Canada

Hip-hop icon and weed aficionado Wiz Khalifa announced on Tuesday that he will be releasing a line of Khalifa Kush Enterprises cannabis oils in Canada. The new products will be produced under a partnership between Khalifa, Khalifa Kush Enterprises Canada, and Supreme Cannabis. “I’m excited to bring our first products to Canada and launch KKE […]

Hip Hop Artist Ray J Invests $5 Million to Launch Cannabis Brand

California is about to get another cannabis company. On Monday, American rapper, singer, actor, television star, and entrepreneur William Raymond Norwood Jr., better known by his professional monicker Ray J, announced his $5 million investment in William Ray LA. William Ray LA, Ray J’s new recreational cannabis business, has been in the works for a […]

Post Malone Reportedly Launching Cannabis Company Called Shaboink

Dissatisfied with resting on his laurels as one of Middle America’s favorite hip-pop artists, rapper Post Malone is starting a line of marijuana products. TMZ reports that the collection will be named after “a slang term for ‘the act of two people fornicating in a wild spontaneous fashion.’” Don’t rush away to Urban Dictionary on […]

Kurupt, Legendary Snoop & 2Pac Collaborator, Talks MoonRocks and History With Weed

Almost every hip-hop-head over 25 knows who Kurupt is. However, youngsters might need an intro to this hip-hop legend, who was involved in the early careers of 2Pac, Warren G, Dr. Dre, and Snoop Dogg, among others. Kurupt, who received his nickname “Young Gotti” from 2Pac himself, was one of the first rappers signed to […]

Cypress Hill To Be Honored With Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame

Cypress Hill will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday, making them the first Latino hip-hop group to receive the distinction. Their star, the 2,660th on the iconic Walk of Fame, is in the Recording category and will be dedicated at a ceremony to be held Thursday morning. “We […]