MUSIC VIDEO: Big K.R.I.T. – “Rich Dad, Poor Dad”

Meridian, Mississippi hip-hop artist Big K.R.I.T. has had a great year and wants to close it out by releasing his new music video for the song “Rich Dad, Poor Dad”.

Filled with gripping visuals of tough lessons learned, growing up in an unstable household, and Big K.R.I.T. performing in front of a white backdrop, this video has everything needed to make a special emotional impact on viewers. The song is off of K.R.I.T.’s debut album, Live From The Underground, which hit stores in June through the Island Def Jam music group.

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Notorious B.I.G.’s Autopsy Report

On March 9th, 1997 Biggie aka Christopher Wallace was killed by an unknown aggressor in a drive-by shooting on Wilshire Blvd (Los Angeles). Today, the official autopsy report has be released and shows us all the way he died on that night. TMZ has evidence that only one of the four bullets that entered his body caused the rapper to die.

The following three gunshot wounds were non-fatal but the fourth entered the rapper’s body through his right hip, ripping through several vital organs before stopping in his left shoulder area.

– Gunshot #1 struck Wallace in the left forearm …


UTG LIST: 15 Essential Notorious B.I.G. Songs

Fifteen years ago today, one of hiphop’s greatest voices was silenced. Biggie Smalls, AKA Notorious B.I.G. gave the world some of rap’s greatest verses and today UTG is celebrating his life and music with a collection of our favorite tracks and videos.

It is impossible to talk about the history of hiphop without discussing the work of Notorious B.I.G (born Christopher Wallace). Everything about his career was legendary, from the albums to the image, and while we do not claim to be the most well versed in his discography, we do take pride in our ability to recite many of …


Skrillex And Foo Fighters Win Big Early At The Grammys

Even though the show is still waiting to begin at Staples Center in Los Angeles, The 54th Annual Grammy Awards have already given out plenty of awards and UTG has the revealed winners thus far.

Dubstep/electronic artist Skrillex has taken home three awards, Best Dance/Electronica Album Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites, Best Dance Recording for the album’s title track, and Best Remixed Recording of his Benny Benassi remix of “Cinema.” Kanye West picked up three Grammys as well, Best Rap Album in My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and two awards in Best Rap Collaboration/Best Rap Song for “All of …

Rapper Big Boi released from prison

Award-winning rapper Big Boi was released from prison on August 8 after being taken into custody for drug possession charges. Allegedly, U.S. Customs and Border agents found drugs in his luggage after a cruise, specifically Viagra and the drug known as MDMA.

A statement was released by a lawyer for Big Boi stating that the rapper would be “exonerated” of the charges. His attorney had also stated that the drugs were found in the “collective luggage” of the group of people that Big Boi was traveling with.

Music video: Big Sean feat. Chris Brown “My Last”

Watch Michigan’s own Big Sean premiere his new video for “My Last” featuring Chris Brown. Do you think the two artists made a solid track together?