ugk

Bun B & Est Gee Joins Yella Beezy On ‘Pimp C’ Music Video

Screenshot 2022 09 02 at 8.56.25 PM 630x365 1

Always keepin’ it trill. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information After turning up the heat last month with his new mixtape, Bad Azz Yella Boy, Asylum’s Yella Beezy cranks up the heat as he pays homage to the legendary Texas rapper Pimp C with his new single “Pimp C” featuring EST Gee, which is accompanied with […]

VERZUZ Battle Between UGK And 8Ball & MJG Is Set To Happen

ugk 8ball mjg verzuz

The VERZUZ battle phenomenon is still here and up next is two well respected southern Hip-Hop groups. During Memorial Day weekend, UGK and 8Ball & MGK will take the stage in Atlanta for an iconic VERZUZ battle. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information VERZUZ took it to Twitter to announce the news. Both UGK and 8Ball […]

Happy Heavenly Birthday To UGK’s Pimp C!

Screen Shot 2021 12 29 at 9.18.32 AM

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. Visit streaming.thesource.com […]

Today In Hip Hop History: UGK’s Pimp C Passed Away 14 Years Ago

tumblr 42bd4c7b8f398c4e2cbd8c06aba4d5c2 b71e335f 1280

On this date in 2007, Chad Butler aka Pimp C of Houston’s legendary Underground Kingz along with Bun B, lost his life from an overdose of promethazine syrup, which is called “lean” on the streets, in West Hollywood, California. He was only 33 years old. Even though his physical presence is gone and sorely missed, […]

New Bun B and Le$ EP ‘Distant’ Out Now

Bun B LE

Legendary Texas rapper Bun B of UGK has released a new 6-track, 21-minute collaborative EP with rising Houston rapper/producer LE$ today on DIOS //II Trill Enterprises to usher in the new year. The EP was uniquely recorded at the largest residential recording complex in the world in producer Dave Sitek’s 1700-acre ‘Sonic Ranch’ pecan farm […]

Happy Birthday To Dirty South Legend Pimp C!(RIP)

Screen Shot 2020 12 29 at 6.00.42 AM

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. Visit streaming.thesource.com […]

The Regime Rapper Monsta G. Claims PIMP C Never Sipped Lean

pimpc

Yukmouth of The Luniz protégé and The Regime rapper Monsta Ganjah has recently claimed in a new interview that the late great rapper and producer PIMP C of UGK never sipped lean in his life, contradicting commonly held claims that he passed away from a related overdose. There have long been strong rumors circulating that […]

Today In Hip Hop History: UGK Releases Second LP ‘Super Tight…’ 26 Years Ago

tumblr pe97eijazx1t1yehoo1 500

On this day in Hip-Hop history, Houston’s own UGK released their second studio LP Super Tight… As the duo’s 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. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With this album, it is obvious […]

Would You Be Down for a UGK – 8Ball & MJB VERZUZ Battle?

n

A busy weekend in the world of VERZUZ took us to Jamaica for a battle of the dancehall between Beenie Man and Bounty Killer then to Atlanta for a battle of 112 and Jagged Edge. The next edition is shaping up to be Memphis vs. Houston. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Bun B hit Instagram […]

The Source Magazine Remembers Pimp C On His Birthday

Screen Shot    at

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. Visit streaming.thesource.com […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: UGK’s Pimp C Passes Away 12 Years Ago

pimpc

On this date in 2007, Chad Butler aka Pimp C of Houston’s legendary Underground Kingz along with Bun B, lost his life from an overdose of promethazine syrup, which is called “lean” on the streets, in West Hollywood, California. He was only 33 years old. Even though his physical presence is gone and sorely missed, […]

Happy 45th Birthday to Dirty South Legend Pimp C!

pimpc

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. Visit streaming.thesource.com […]

MENU