DJ Quik

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2013

    Did Rapper Tim Dog Fake His Own Death? Arrest Warrant Says "Yes"

    As long as there have been celebrity deaths, there have been celebrity death sightings. A quick Internet search will turn up allegations of people spotting Elvis Presley in the steamy Memphis heat, or Jim Morrison in a Parisian cafe. There are those who would swear on a stack of polygraph machines ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    The 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cypher Breakdown

    In the last couple of years, the BET Hip-Hop Awards have proven to be the most ironic awards show on television. There's little to no merit in an artist actually taking home an award anymore, unless you get the I Am Hip Hop lifetime achievement honor. The most important accolade an artist can really ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    Meet Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean and Curren$y's Secret Weapon: Fort Worth Producer Cardo

    Cardo's a dude worth knowing.​Ronald La Tour very clearly remembers the first time he met Wiz Khalifa. It was a few years back at this point, when Khalifa was just starting to make a name for himself, releasing mixtapes at an impressive clip and earning endless praise for each. After some fruitful ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2011

    Vanilla Ice To Bring "Earthquakes With Aftershakes" at Gathering of the Juggalos '11

    iTz VaNiLla IcE, y'ALl!​It's coming: This weekend, in a video starring Dallas' Own Rob Van Winkle (aka Vanilla Ice), the Insane Clown Posse announced the lineup for its annual Gathering of The Juggalos event, which this year will run August 11 - 14 in Cave-In-Rock, Illinois.What's kind of crazy, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2009

    Today In Music News: Snoop Could Headline New Supergroup, Gucci Mane Gets Sentenced and The Super Bowl Scores The Who

    Your daily dose of national music news for Friday, November 13, 2009...Snoop Dogg, Diplo, DJ Quik, Soulja Boy and Mayer Hawthorne may be the world's latest supergroup. But, aren't Snoop and Quik on opposite ends of the the L.A. gang spectrum? I wonder how that will work out?Gucci Mane has been sent ... More >>

  • Music

    November 20, 2003

    Fade to Black

    Jay-Z previews his latest opus, The Black Album

  • Music

    July 11, 2002

    Various Artists

    Soundbombing 3 (Rawkus)

  • Music

    April 11, 2002

    Get Out the Map

    Upcoming summit aspires to make D-FW a player in the hip-hop world

  • Music

    January 28, 1999

    Hey, world

    On the Watts Prophets and the author's days in the Writers Workshop

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Beat down

    Dallas' hip-hop scene is more vital than ever, but you'd never know it: no clubs, no radio, no major-label deals. But the musicians, some of this city's best, refuse to give up.