Death Row Records

Happy 50th Birthday Snoop Dogg! Check Out His Top 10 Videos

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On this day in Hip Hop history, we celebrate the birth of one of Hip Hop and pop culture’s most recognizable icons, Snoop Doggy Dogg. Uncle Snoop was born Cordozar Calvin Broadus, Jr. in Long Beach, California in 1971. Since then he has risen to become a household name in Hip Hop. His image and […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Tupac Shakur Signs To Death Row Records 26 Years Ago

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After serving just eight months on a three-year sentence for a sexual assault charge, Tupac Amaru Shakur was released from prison, but not before signing a three-album contract with Death Row Records under the directive of Suge Knight on this date in 1995. Visit for more information In exchange for posting his $1.4 million […]

The Source Magazine Remembers Nate Dogg On His 52nd Birthday

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The unmistakable G-Funk sound of Southern California created a style that in the ’90s shaped Hip Hop culture in its own image. Since its conception by Dr. Dre with The Chronic, G-Funk has become one of Hip Hop’s most unique and distinguished sub-genre and has spread West Coast culture across the globe. On this day in […]

Dr. Dre Spotted With Death Row Records Founder Harry-O

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During Donald Trump’s last days as POTUS, he pardoned and commuted over 140 people’s prison sentences and one of those individuals is Death Row Records founder Michael “Harry-O” Harris”. After serving over 30 years on attempted murder and several drug-related charges, Harris has managed to stay out of the spotlight, except for being potted with […]

[WATCH] Kurupt Discusses The Classic Death Row Songs That Began As Freestyles

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In an exclusive interview with AmbrosiaForheads’ What’s The Headline podcast, the Dogg Pound’s Kurupt detailed the more than two-decade wit for the full-length studio album from the HRSMN, the rap supergroup composed of Kurupt, Ras Kass, Killah Priest, and Canibus. Kurupt talked about the hurdles in getting The Last Ride to finally reach fans, which […]

Death Row Records Partners With Fatburger To Support The Grammy Museum

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LA-based Death Row Records has partnered with Fatburger this month to support African American Music Appreciation Month. They have united to celebrate the label’s 30th anniversary while honoring hip-hop music in the African American culture with The GRAMMY Museum.  Visit for more information This month, patrons at Fatburger can help support the continued legacy of […]

Death Row Records Launches ‘The Death Row Experience’ Virtual Museum Recollective Celebrating 30th Anniversary Of Label

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Death Row Records has launched the ‘Death Row Experience’ today, a virtual retrospective gallery that celebrates the 30th anniversary of the iconic label this year. The Los Angeles based company now owned by EntertainmentOne (eOne), catapulted gangster rap into mainstream consciousness and cultivated hip-hop culture that continues to influence artists today. The virtual experience was […]

[WATCH] DJ Quik Burns Death Row Records Royalty Check

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West Coast legend and pioneer DJ Quik jumped on social media to air out his differences with Death Row Records, who the rapper/producer claims owes him a lot more money than they’ve offered to pay him. Visit for more information Instead of keeping the lightweight check given to him by The Row, Quik burned […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: ‘Above The Rim’ Soundtrack Dropped 27 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip-Hop history, Death Row Records in conglomeration with Interscope Records released the soundtrack to the popular film, Above the Rim. Winning the 1995 Source Award for Soundtrack of the Year, this album featured so many hits that it could have stood alone from the movie as a compilation album. Visit […]

The Source Magazine Remembers Nate Dogg 10 Years Later

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Sending a 21 gun soldier salute Rest In Peace one of Hip Hop’s favorite crooners Visit for more information There were many who tried, but nobody put R&B into Hip Hop the way it was supposed to sound better than the late, great Nate Dogg of the legendary Dogg Pound. The Source Magazine would […]

Photo of Death Row Co-Founder Harry-O’s First Day Home Surfaces on Social Media

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After serving 32 years behind bars, Death Row co-founder Michael “Harry-O” Harris was one of 143 people whose sentences were commuted by former President Donald Trump on his final day in office and now an image has surfaced online showing Harris enjoying his first day of freedom. Visit for more information Harris appeared in […]

Death Row Co-Founder Harry-O Receives Presidential Pardon From Trump

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In an exclusive report from AllHipHop, Death Row co-founder Michael “Harry-O” Harris is set to be released from prison immediately after being pardoned by outgoing President Donald Trump, which was facilitated by Snoop Dogg and friends. Visit for more information “Harry-O had another 10 years and he may not have made it,” said Weldon […]

Snoop Dogg Attempts to Convince Trump to Pardon Death Row Co-Founder Harry-O

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Even though Snoop Dogg has publicly criticized Donald Trump during his entire term in office, the Doggfather is making a last day, ditch effort with a couple of activists to lobby for Trump to pardon Death Row Records co-founder, Michael “Harry-O” Harris before he leaves office. Visit for more information Criminal justice reform advocate […]