The Alpo Story, DVD

The Alpo Story $19.99 See All DVDs, Books & Magazines With his buddies AZ and Rich Porter, Alpo rose to become one of New York’s top drug kingpins in the 1980s. This documentary traces the life and career of the young man dubbed the unofficial “Mayor of Harlem.” Business smarts and hard work led to […]

Hood 2 Hood, Part 2 DVD

Hood 2 Hood: The Blockumentary Part Two Price: $19.99 SOLD OUT See All DVDs, Books & Magazines – Hood 2 Hood Part 1 – Hood 2 Hood Part 3 Rich Kid Entertainment did is again, following their hugely popular Hood 2 Hood they just released Hood 2 Hood, The Blockumentary Part Two which is an […]

Concrete Hell Vol. 2

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Concrete Hell Vol. 2   $19.95 See All DVDs, Books & Magazines Concrete Hell Vol. 2 is a 2-disc set that contains “The Documentary” and “The Conference.” Shazzloc once again takes you to the inner city streets, this time to the Tri State area of New York. Hear what New York Bloods & Crips from […]

F.E.D.S Magazine, Issue #30 Will.i.am | Anthony Hamilton

F.E.D.S. Magazine, Issue 30 Back Issue $12.99 See All Books, Magazines, and DVDs F.E.D.S. Magazine, Issue 30 covers: – Will.i.am – Soulja Boy – Busta Rhymes – Cam’ron – Lyfe Jennings – Inside the US Virgin Islands – Anthony Hamilton – MIMS – Shawty Lo – The Juice Man, James Springette – Khadafi – Scarzeo […]

F.E.D.S Magazine, Issue #21 – | New York Freddie Myers |

F.E.D.S. Magazine, Issue 21 Back Issue $12.99 See All Books, Magazines, and DVDs F.E.D.S. Magazine, Issue 21 covers: The Rise and Fall of Herion KingPin “New York Freddie Myers” Free after 24 years in prison The Game Snoop LLoyd Banks Pit Bull Rick Ross Raekwon of the Wu Lil Scrappy Get the DVD with the […]

F.E.D.S Magazine, Issue #14 – Lance Feurtado, Fat Cat,

F.E.D.S. Magazine, Issue 14 Back Issue $15.99 See All Books, Magazines, and DVDs F.E.D.S. Magazine, Issue 14 covers: Jadakiss drug kingpin Lance Feurtado:The Government Claims The Feurtado brothers supplied the drugs to some of Queens, New York’s largest drug dealers. The government indicts Lance and brothers Kendall and Todd Feurtado. Fat Cat, Supreme & The […]

Talib Kweli, Kanye West and Russell Simmons Join Occupy Wall Street

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By Lora Neng WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER October 12, 2011 Rap celebrities are showing their support for the Occupy Wall Street movement which started in New York. The demonstration which began 3 1/2 weeks ago to decry the lack of accountability in the upper classes while the majority “99 percenters” bear near insurmountable financial burdens, with […]

Aspiring Rapper Arrested From Light Pole Stunt in NY

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By Lora Neng WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER June 29, 2011 Commuters were irate and bystanders aghast when a man was allowed to rap from atop a light pole in the heavily trafficked Times Square while police stood around cautiously talking him down. “I’ve never seen anything like this,” said a woman from Wisconsin to the New […]

Lil Kim Passes on BET for Gay Pride Parade

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By Lora Neng WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER June 27, 2011 With the legalization of gay marriage passing through the vote in New York, it looks like sympathies behind civil unions may be becoming the norm, even in the predominantly homophobic hip-hop scene. Lil Kim tweeted that instead of attending the BET Awards, “I will be on […]

Rep. Anthony Weiner claims Twitter account hacked as a prank

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Andrew N. Farrens Streetgangs.com Staff Writer June 3, 2011 | 1:09 p.m. Social media is a wonderful tool that keeps us informed and connected to our friends and family in ways that we could not have imagined fifteen years ago. If abused or used inappropriately, it can also create a scandal or an embarrassing moment […]

Murder charges, 15 defendants added to federal case against Latin Kings gang in NY

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Associated Press |  February 10, 2011 WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.  — Federal prosecutors added murder and racketeering charges Thursday to a wide-ranging indictment aimed at gutting the local influence of the Latin Kings gang. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said he believed it was the first time the racketeering laws, often used against organized crime, had been […]

G. Dep’s Voluntary Confession Could Result in Life Sentence

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By Lora Neng WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER December 20, 2010 Trevell Coleman was involved with a crime that ended in a man’s death 17 years ago. It took nearly two decades’ time, after reaching success as the rapper G. Dep, for him to walk into New York City’s 25th precinct last Wednesday night to confess to […]