Club New York

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Top Five Train-Wreck Rappers

    ​The Berkley-based rapper Lil B plays the Highline Ballroom on Thursday; for curious New York gawkers, it's a chance to see the world's foremost proponent of a new movement you could kindly term train-wreck rappers -- those artists whose every youthful indiscretion, ill-advised comment, physic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Mike Tyson's Top Ten Rap Cameos

    ​Reggie Rock Bythewood's One Night in Vegas, airing on ESPN tonight as part of the network's "30 for 30" documentary series, shines a light on the little known friendship and many parallels between tortured souls Mike Tyson and Tupac Shakur. The title of Bythewood's documentary is a reference ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2009

    Ladies and Gentlemen, Please Welcome Back...Shyne

    ​Shyne, the 30-year-old rapper born Jamal Barrow (and who, after a jailhouse conversion to Judaism, now goes by the legal name Moses Michael Leviy), is set to get out of prison today, after serving 9 years on attempted murder charges. Barrow was part of Diddy's entourage that fateful night at ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    July 18, 2006

    Annie Get Your Cell Phone Gun

    The Crobar shooting inspires odd rumors, while the anti-cabaret laws inspire ballet.

  • News

    March 30, 2004

    The Hiphop Cop

    A Tale of NYPD's Rap Intelligence Unit

  • NYC Life

    March 4, 2003

    Top Floor of Three-Story House

    The Bodega Network and the Coincidence of the Landlady in Bushwick

  • NYC Life

    October 29, 2002
  • Music

    May 7, 2002
  • News

    May 22, 2001

    Hip-Hop Under Heavy Manners

    The Police’s Sunday-Night Tunnel Vision

  • News

    March 27, 2001

    The 'Bad Boy Curse'

    The Perils of Hanging With Puffy

  • News

    March 20, 2001

    All Puff and No Daddy

    Combs Verdict a Tabloid Bonanza

  • News

    March 20, 2001

    'Puffy Betrayed Me'

    Shyne’s Heartbreak:

  • News

    March 13, 2001

    ‘That’s Gangsta!’

    ‘Puff Love’ in the Bad Boys Family

  • News

    March 6, 2001

    A Gangsta’s Prayer

    Shyne’s Bible Is His First Line of Defense

  • News

    February 13, 2001

    Big Bad Wolf

    Anthony Jones Upholds the Legend of Puff Daddy’s Bodyguard

  • News

    February 6, 2001

    Puff! Goes the Weasel

    An Impersonator Witness and Alleged Testilying Redefine Rap Mogul’s Trial

  • News

    January 30, 2001

    O.J. Simpson Meets Puff Daddy

    Scapegoating Sean Combs to Get Back at Johnnie Cochran

  • News

    January 23, 2001

    Bad Boy Shyne

    The Gangsta Life and Times of Jamal Barrow

  • News

    January 16, 2001

    Confessions of a Gangsta Rapper

    Murder, Robbery, Police Brutality, Hip Hop, and Other Tales From a Pioneer of the Crips Gang in New York

  • News

    January 9, 2001

    Taking the Rap

    Are Civil Rights Leaders Frontin’ for Hip Hop Gangstas?

  • News

    January 2, 2001

    Daddy Under the Gun

    Publicly, Rap Mogul Won’t Beg; Quietly, He Pleads

  • News

    December 5, 2000

    Guns, Bribes, and Benjamins

    Can Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs Purchase Respectability and Buy His Way Out of the Club New York Shooting Trial?

  • News

    February 22, 2000

    Gatien Fights On

    A New Scandal Threatens the Club Owner’s License

  • News

    January 4, 2000

    No Scrubs

    Don't Want Your Money, Don't Want None of Your Time