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The Source Magazine Remembers Pimp C On His Birthday

Born Chad Lamont Butler on this day in 1973 in Port Arthur, Texas, Pimp C emerged into the Hip Hop scene with his partner Bun B to make the Underground Kingz (UGK) one of the greatest rap groups to come out of the Dirty South and undoubtedly the best rap duo from Texas. In his […]

Bun B Shoots Burglar Who Attempted to Steal His Wife’s Car

A masked man attempted to steal the car of Bun B’s wife resulting in a shoot out at the home. TMZ reports the armed robber knocked on the door of Bun B’s home around 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday (April 23) and once his wife, Queenie, opened the door he requested valuables and was given the […]

Bun B Talks New Album ‘Return Of The Trill’

Texas legend Bun B has released this week his fifth solo studio album in Return of The Trill which features the likes of Pimp C, Big K.R.I.T., Yo Gotti, Lil Wayne, Run The Jewlez, 2 Chainz and London legend Giggs. As one half of the influential and chart-topping Southern hip-hop group UGK with the late […]

Bun B Announces New Album ‘Return of the Trill’

Words by Jasmine Johnson We are less than a month away of a return of the trill vibes from Bun B. Bun confirmed a March 16 album date on a recent episode of #TrillMealz cooking series. He gave a one-minute session on how to cook seafood patties with potato salad and vegetables, then he dropped […]

Bun B Performs at Art, Beats and Lyrics Chicago Tour

Legendary hip-hop artist, Bun B, rocked the stage at the Art, Beats and Lyrics event in Chicago last month. Presented by Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Art Beats and Lyrics showcases some of today’s best upcoming artists, along with seasoned veterans in art and music under one roof. Art, Beats and Lyrics is one of the […]

Hurricane Harvey Destroys All Remaining UGK Archives

Hurricane Harvey is reported to have produced a total of 19 trillion gallons of rain in Houston. Water rose as high as six feet tall. Such treacherous conditions left families stranded in their homes with little to no escape. Power lines went down leaving Houston residents with no phone battery to call out and resorting […]

Bun B Organizes Hurricane Harvey Celebrity Telethon

Rap veteran Bun B is hosting a telethon to help Hurricane Harvey victims. Reported by some climatologists are calling “the worst in US history,” with over a dozens fatalities and hundreds of thousands displaced and billions of dollars expected to re-build, the Houston-bred rapper is putting his platform to good use. “We’re going to have to get […]

Bun B And New Era Team Up For A Limited Edition Collection Of Caps

Bun B x New Era…. The super bowl is taking place in Houston this weekend, so it’s only right that New Era Cap, the official cap of the NFL teams up with Bun B to release a limited-edition collection of caps on Thursday,February 2nd. They will launch the New Era H-Town 9FIFTY Snapback Collection at all Lids stores on Thursday in the The Galleria in […]

Happy Birthday To Dirty South Legend Pimp C (RIP)

Born Chad Lamont Butler on this day in 1973 in Port Arthur, Texas, Pimp C emerged into the Hip Hop scene with his partner Bun B to make the Underground Kingz(UGK) one of the greatest rap groups to come out of the Dirty South and undoubtedly the best rap duo from Texas. In his illustrious […]

Termanology Returns to Rap with More Politics

Termanology has recruited all-star cast of luminaries to round out what promises to be one of 2016’s most diverse projects “More Politics” which drops Nov. 18th including features from Joey Bada$$, Bun B, Styles P, Sheek Louch, Saigon, KXNG Crooked, Bodega Bamz, Westside Gunn, Conway, Your Old Droog & Chris Rivers. In 2008, Termanology really […]

Today in Hip Hop History: UGK Release ‘Super Tight…’ 22 Years Ago

On this day in Hip Hop history Houston’s own UGK released their second studio LP Super Tight… . As the duos first project to make an appearance on the Billboard 200 chart, this album marked their transition from underground superstars to legitimate Hip Hop legends in the making. With this album it is obvious that the group […]

Dos Centavos: Our Weekly Wrap Up of The Hottest Latin Tracks

Source Latino is back again with a slew of new hits from Latin artists. The first week of this column we started with rappers, and last week we took a tour around the world to touch different genres of Latin music. This week we’re going to mix it up between rappers and artists from other […]

Why “Live At The BBQ” Was One Of SXSW’s Livest Events

Music festivals and Hip Hop have always had an interesting relationship. Hip Hop only festivals such as A3C in Atlanta and the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival present a different formula, but mainstream festivals by nature typically only feature a sprinkling of rap’s finest on top of their indie rock and electronic infused schedules. While this […]