The weekly show that reports all the developments in Hip Hop from news and new releases
to album sales and charts. Hosted by Wahidah Fowler, this weeks show features:
Master P's son Lil' Romeo has been forced to buy a cheap bike after 3 expensive ones have been repeatedly stolen on campus at the university of southen california.
The Game, has avoided jail time, but must undergo 36 anger management sessions by febuary 2009. for assualting a relative at a funeral back in july.
At the end of this month BET is canceling RAP CITY, due to weak ratings and replacing it with new show "The Deal".
Hip Hop hating attorney - Jack thompson, responsible for banning 2 live crew's album and time warner dropping ice t - has been banned from practising law in his home state of florida for making false statements.
Janet Jackson has cancelled all her shows this week after being rushed to hospital in montreal during a soundcheck. She has since been released and is thought to be suffereing from exhaustion. On the same night boyfriend jermaine dupri was out partying in nyc.
Outcasts Big Boi Is The New Face Of Coca Cola energy drink - Full Throttle Fury.
T.I - Papertrail
Robin Thicke - Somethin Else
Jennifer Hudson - Jennifer Hudson
Dem Franchyze Boyz - Our World Our Way
Heltah Skeltah - Da Incredible Rap Team
Roots Manuva - Slim & Reason
Willie The Kid - Absolute Greatness
Murs - Murs For President
Madlib - WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip
Termanology - Politics As Usual
Cassidy - Back to the Problem
Remy Ma - Blasremy
Large Professor - Main Source
Blak Twang - Speaking From Experience
Big Kuntry King - My Turn To Eat
Q - I am Him
G-Dep - Deponomics
Charles Hamilton - Staff Development
Keri Hilson ft Timbaland - Return The Favor
The Game - Compton Story
50 Cent - 50 For President
Royce Da' 5'9 - Ya'll Must of Forgot
John Legend ft Estelle - No Other Love
New Kids On The Block ft Jadakiss - Summertime Remix
Lil Wayne & Juelz Santana - Pick & Roll
Q-Tip ft D'Angelo - I Believe
Joe Budden - Touch & Go
Prodigy (Feat. Big Twins & Un Pacino) - Shed Thy Blood
Alicia Keys (Feat. Jack White) - Another Way To Die
Peedi Crakk - Sweet Dreams (Jay-Z Diss)
Janelle Monae - Many Moons
Sean Garrett (Feat. Rick Ross) - Six In The Morning
1. Ne-Yo - Year Of The Gentleman 82,614 333,215
2. Jazmine Sullivan - Fearless 66,000 (new entry)
3. Joe - Joe Thomas New Man 54,135 (new entry)
4. Young Jeezy - The Recession 40,479 450,863
5. Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III 35,556 2.4m
6. The Game - LAX 29,241 447,877
7. Rihanna - Good Girl Gone Bad 27,474 1.8m
8. Nelly - Brass Knuckles 25,559 109,564
9. DJ Khaled - We Global 18,054 67,627
10.Rapheal Saadiq - The Way I See It 12,264 35,887
==TOP FIVE SONGS===
Here are this week’s top 5 selling digital songs on iTunes:
# 5 Rihanna with “Disturbia”
# 4 Akon with Right Now
# 3 is Kanye West with "Love Lockdown”
# 2 Christina Aguilera with "Keeps Getting Better"
# 1 T.I feat Rihanna with "Live Your Life"
This weeks Underground Heat artist is Reks from Boston. Check him out on www.myspace****/reksmdiesel
A JumpOff.TV Production
Presented By: Wahidah Fowler
Camera Op: Hector Gonzalez