ruff ryders

BET announced that the late, great rapper DMX will be commemorated at this year's BET Awards with a special tribute. 

DMX and the Ruff Ryders turned the nostalgia all the way up on Tuesday by announcing their upcoming 20th anniversary reunion tour. According to Spin, Eve, Swizz Beatz, the Lox and Drag-On will join Darkman X on a ten-date run, with Fat Joe joining for the first eight cities. The tour kicks off September 7 […]

Eve, DMX, Swizz Beatz, and The Lox hit the Barclays Center for a Ruff Ryders reunion New York City will never forget.


Police are said to be in the early stages of an investigation after a New Jersey man claimed he was robbed at gunpoint by rapper…

In ’99, Eve‘s lyricism and Philly edge hit hip-hop hard. The pit bull in a skirt’s tough appearance – comprised of paw prints tatted on her boobs, cornrows, du-rags, and one of the meanest mean mugs in rap history – is forever cemented in our brains, as is her music. Ruff Ryders‘ first lady was […]

It’s been years since we’ve heard from Chinese rapper MC Jin, but the legendary battle rapper is back with a new life and a new album. During our time with Jin, we discussed his days with the Ruff Ryders, Joe Budden’s Total Slaughter loss to Hollow Da Don, working with Kanye over 10 years ago, and […]

Reunited and it feels so good! After so many years apart, the Ruff Ryders are finally reuniting! DMX spoke with TMZ and revealed that the Ruff Ryders, members of which include Eve, Swizz Beatz, The L.O.X., Jadakiss, Murda Mook and Drag-On, are currently planning a reunion tour.  TMZ Reports:  It’s official … DMX and his legendary rap crew Ruff Ryders are getting […]

Let’s take a trip down memory lane. The year was 1999 and the Ruff Ryder’s clique was the hottest crew in hip-hop. The year before, the group’s lead rapper DMX put out two classic platinum albums: his moody debut, It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot and his equally bleak follow up, Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood.  DETAILS: REUNITED […]

My Global Grind Family, Yes, I do have my own column in the New York Post every Sunday in the Meet Market Section. I have always wanted to do a column regarding relationships, troubled kids and parents who need answers. The New York Post approached me and asked if I would be interested in working […]