Big Sean

The ‘finally famous’ MC struck a chord with his radio-shattering “My Last” featuring Chris Brown.

Lupe Fiasco

Lupe Fiasco shot straight ‘lasers’ with his popular duet “Out of my Head” with Trey Songz and “The Show Goes On.”

Roscoe Dash

Although he’s mainly known for his infectious hooks, make sure your TV is ‘all the way turnt up” when he drops 16 bars.


Straight outta the DMV (DC, Maryland and Virginia) underground, Wale is set to ring bells with his MMG mates.

Meek Mill

Following in the footsteps of Beanie Sigel, this Maybach Music Group MC brings Philly’s mean street stories to the masses.

Rick Ross

The kingpin rapper, who oversees a group of lyricists on his Maybach Music Group, lyrically bossed up on one of the most-remixed songs of the year "Tupac Back."


Beware of dog! DMX comes out of the darkness to perform a bevy of his classic songs.

Heavy D

Hip Hop Awards 2011 hits the rewind button with Heavy D's first televised performance in many years.


Don't call it a comeback! The BET Hip Hop Awards 2011 welcomes Tip home with open arms.

Wiz Khalifa

The smoke-filled lines on his Rolling Papers debut made him the life of the party all year round.
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