Missy Elliott Features Asap Ferg On Her New Album

He was Trap Lord on the last album, but now A$AP Ferg sounds like he’s entering Hood Pope terrain this go around. And by “go around,” we mean the trails currently leading toward his brand new studio album, Always Strive And Prosper. In between crafting behind the scene work on projects like his Traplord x adi-Ease Collection and a slew of art projects (more on that later), the A$AP Mob firebrand has also been busy finishing up the long-awaited... Read More

Timbaland Feat. Lil Wayne, Missy Elliott & T-Pain- “The Party Anthem” (New Music/ Download)

Timbaland has been dispensing free music to fans for awhile now, wasn’t until last night that he dropped a track worthy of covering on UTG. It’s simple and straightforward, but “The Party Anthem” is that song. It’s an upbeat jam, and in typical Timbaland form it features some of the biggest names in music, including Lil Wayne, Missy Elliott, and T-Pain. Each artist sounds like the best form of themselves on the track. Teddy Pain’s... Read More

Chris Lightly Death Brings 50 Cent And Fat Joe Together

The taping of the 2012 BET Hip-hop Awards just took place in Atlanta not without drama. On the good side, BET had a special tribute set to commemorate the recent loss of Hip-hop mogul Chris Lighty. As we reported, 50 Cent and Fat Joe shared the stage along with Busta Rhymes, Missy, Q-Tip and Funkmaster Flex. Check out the first pictures! 50 Cent just took to Twitter to comment on sharing the stage with long-time enemy Fat Joe explaining that “Chris... Read More

Hip Hop Lost Another Child Rest In Peace Chris Lightly

The story is still developing about Hip Hop’s Veteran Chris Lighty, our dear friend and music industry legend has passed away. The native of the Bronx died today of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Founder and chief executive of Violator Management/Brand Asset Group, Lighty has been a part of the music scene since 1988 when he joined Russell Simmons and Lyor Cohen at Rush Management. Lighty began his career working for DJ Red Alert. He became... Read More

Missy Elliot announced she’s been battling with “Grave disease” for 3years

Missy Elliot recently stated that she has been privately battling Graves’ disease for 3 years.  This disease effects the autoimmune system and the thyroid, which has seriously taken a tole on Missy’s everyday life.  Missy discusses the effects of her condition, recalling “I was [driving and] trying to put my foot on the brake, but my leg was jumping…I couldn’t write because my nervous system was so bad — I couldn’t... Read More