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Just when it seemed like DMX had finally conquered his demons and things for him were on the up and up, the Hip-Hop OG pulled out of Def Jam’s 35th Anniversary party at the last second without giving anyone a heads up.

Dark Man X is back with the label that helped make him a star.

Universal is thinking about creating a Russell Simmons/Def Jam biopic starring Michael B. Jordan.

Before signing to Def Jam Ludacris worked for a radio station. He tells us on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” he literally resigned and signed his record deal contract at the same time in the studio. Luda knew his music was going to go to the next level with his first independent album. Listen to the audio player to […]

Trinidad James is broke. Why? Because he just got dropped from Def Jam. The “All Gold Everything” rapper has quickly turned into a one hit wonder, so the record label decided to part ways. But listen to the audio player to hear Headkrack explain why he’s actually better off without them! RELATED: Trinidad James Responds […]

Rihanna is known for making some surprising moves that keeps her fans guessing. In her latest move, the Bajan superstar has reportedly moved on from her label…

Def Jam celebrated its 30th anniversary on Tuesday at SXSW was a showcase of the label’s past and present artist performing some of their greatest hits…

A lot of times, children get underestimated. Although we tell kids they can do anything they want as long as they put their minds to it, some of us tend to be skeptical when their desires lead them to the entertainment industry. Some make it and some don’t. Willow Smith reps well for the adolescent girls. For the young […]

Def Jam Records launched 25 years ago, and Jay-Z and Young Jeezy came by the Spotted Pig in New York City to celebrate. The private dinner took place on Friday (October 14th), after Def Jam founders Rick Rubin and Russell Simmons spoke at the New York Public Library about the label’s early years chronicled in […]