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MultiHop Highlights the biography of Pimp C -” $WEET JONE$: Pimp C’s Trill Life Story “

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Julia Beverly interviewed 250 people for the book, which is being written under the guidance of Pimp C’s mother and manager, Weslyn “Mama Wes” Monroe.

Beverly interviewed Pimp C’s UGK partner BUN B for the book, as well as Snoop Dogg, Three 6 Mafia, 8Ball & MJG, the Geto Boys, Master P, David Banner, Slim Thug, Paul Wall, Ice-T, Goodie Mob, Lil Keke, Z-Ro, Trae, Webbie and Mannie Fresh, among others for the book.

In addition to telling the story of Pimp C, “the book explores Houston’s dynamic music culture, the pitfalls of the entertainment industry, the economics and racial disparity of the massive Texas Criminal Justice system, the realities of the pimp/prostitute subculture and human trafficking, the hazards of drug abuse and much more,” the press release says.

Pimp C died in West Hollywood in December 2007. In February 2008, reportedly a ” combination of codeine and promethazine found in the rapper’s system, coupled with the sleep disorder apnea, caused his death.”

Pimp C news courtesy of HipHopDX

Afropunk Festival 2014 feat. Ice T’s Body Count

ICE T’s heavy metal group, Body Count, will help usher in and celebrate a strong 10 years of the AFROPUNK Festival.

Don’t miss this years amazing line-up feat. Body Count, Loaf Muzik, BLXPLTN, DJ PAT PERVERT, and many more.

Afro-punk (sometimes spelled Afropunk or AfroPunk) refers to the participation of African Americans and other black people in the punk and alternative music cultures.

The Afropunk Music Festival was founded in 2002 and occurs every year in Brooklyn.

The festival is from August 23rd – 24th. at Commodore Barry Park

For schedules & shows visit – http://afropunkfest.com/