One of the most touching performances at the 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards was the tribute to Chris Lighty, the visionary manager of hip-hop stars, who died from an apparent suicide in September. The tribute was a powerful display of unity among rappers rarely seen in the genre.
Missy Elliott is a woman of her word. She and Timbaland promised to drop new tracks this month, and Misdemeanor delivered. She released both 'Triple Threat' and '9th Inning' at midnight tonight (Sept. 18).