T*O*S: Terminate on Sight
G Unit/Interscope Records
The best in legitimate, artist-approved downloads.
Comeback kids, rhymin' Limeys and songs about partying defined Hip-Hop Nation in 2006.
In Scarface, slinging yayo is the name of the game.
Thursday, May 25, Fillmore Auditorium, 303-830-8497.
Monday, May 22, Gothic Theatre, 1-866-468-7621.
When recess comes, get ready for a game with the gang babies.
Getting Up is a flawed but fascinating ode to graffiti 's early years.
The top WTF moments of 2005.
50 Cent wants to be an actor…but he's not.
Saturday, August 27, Coors Amphitheatre, 303-830-8497.
Sunday, April 17, Magness Arena, 303-830-8497.
The Massacre (Shady/Aftermath/G-Unit)
The Foundation (Rap-A-Lot)
DJ Clinton Sparks has become a rising star by working harder than anyone else.
Crunktoberfest, Thursday, October 14, Coors Amphitheatre, 303-830-8497.
True Story (Universal)
Monday, September 27, Boulder Theater, 303-786-7030.
Straight Outta Cashville (G-Unit/Interscope)
After six albums, Mobb Deep is still creating hell on earth.
Get Rich or Die Tryin' (Shady/Aftermath/Interscope)
God's Son (Columbia)
Four discs trace the development of the original gangstas.
A Gangster and a Gentleman (Ruff Ryder)
Trinity (Past, Present and Future)
Lord Willin' (Star Trak)
Raekwon and Ghostface Killah stay tied to the Wu-Tang Clan as they invent their own legacy.
Central Avenue Confidential (Atomic Theory Records)
The Jurassic 5 make a heroic ascent from the hip-hop underground.
By aiming for the lowest common denominator, Up in Smoke went over like gangbusters.
(Dogg House/TVT Records)
For Silkk the Shocker and the No Limit Army, success is all in the family.
Part two of a pre-millennial trek through a hundred years of pop music.
Eminem plays the race cardin reverse.
Ice Cube on child-rearing and Family Values.
Thanks to Nyke Loc, gangsta rap is alive and well in Denver.
Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs fathers a return to hip-hop pop.
Is gangsta rap getting more profound? Well...no.
THE ONLY THINGS NAUGHTY BY NATURE SHOOTS UP ARE HIP-HOP STEREOTYPES.
HOW DO YOU GO FROM BEING A JUNKIE TO A RAP STAR? COOLIO KNOWS.
How artists in a dishonest business are trying to keep your trust.