Derrick Parker

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2010

    Lil Wayne Is Probably Going to Rikers Island Today

    ​Today Lil Wayne will finally enter a plea in a Manhattan courtroom stemming from a 2007 gun charge he caught in New York City. He's expected to start serving time at Rikers Island right away--"I just say I'm looking forward to it," the rapper told Rolling Stone. Maybe. Billboard quotes City D ... More >>

  • Music

    February 5, 2008

    Prodigy’s 25th Hour

    A Queens rap icon scrambles to prepare for life on the inside

  • News

    February 5, 2008

    The Fabolous Life

    Hanging with a rapper who has close ties to his home. Maybe too close.

  • News

    September 25, 2007

    Seen Acting in Concert

    The Hip-Hop Cops materialize in the West Village

  • News

    September 18, 2007

    The Game's Bad Rap

    A never-ending tail with a twist: The Hip-Hop Cops follow their man but lose him in the end.

  • News

    March 30, 2004

    The Hiphop Cop

    A Tale of NYPD's Rap Intelligence Unit

  • News

    March 16, 2004

    NYPD Admits to Rap Intelligence Unit

    A look inside the NYPD's secret "Hiphop Task Force"