VH1 Hip Hop Honors

Jun
8
Video: 2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors Performances

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott paid homage to her friend and longtime collaborator Timbaland by performing her Timbo-produced classics “Get Ur Freak On” and “Work It” during an all-star tribute at the “2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors.”

Luther “Luke” Campbell, J. Prince, Jermaine Dupri, Master P, 2 Live Crew, and Organized Noize were also among the Dirty South honorees. We’ve rounded up the performances and highlights below.

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Jun
4
Sneak Peek: 2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors Performances

Diddy and Jermaine Dupri

Some familiar faces hit the stage at the “2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors.” Hip-hop newcomers and veterans paid respect to those that shaped the Dirty South with performances by Jermaine Dupri and Diddy, Bun B, Mystikal, Asher Roth, and many more. Watch a few clips below before the big show airs next week.

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Jun
4
2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors: Show & Backstage

Drake

The South relocated to New York City for the “2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors.” The biggest names in hip-hop and R&B converged on the Hammerstein Ballroom to pay respect to the Dirty South. Among the highlights…

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Jun
3
2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors: Arrivals

Keri Hilson

The Big Apple got a taste of the Dirty South as VH1 celebrated the genre’s Southern region at the “2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors” taped at Hammerstein Ballroom on Thursday (June 3). Artists including Keri Hilson, Drake, T.I., Rick Ross, Diddy, Brandy, Nelly, Kid Rock, and Kelly Rowland helped honor Jermaine Dupri, Luther Campbell and 2 Live Crew, Master P, and others with musical tributes at the seventh annual event.

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Oct
13
Video: VH1 Hip Hop Honors Performances

Method Man and Redman

Def Jam was in the building as VH1 saluted the legendary hip-hop label at VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009. The show featured performances from Eminem, Foxy Brown, DMX, Method Man, Redman, Ja Rule, Ashanti, and many more.

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Sep
24
VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009: Show

Ja Rule and Ashanti

Hip-hop royalty was under one roof as VH1 commemorated the 25th anniversary of Def Jam at VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009 on Wednesday (Sept. 23). Old school met new school at the 6th annual celebration in Brooklyn. Among the highlights…

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Sep
24
VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009: Red Carpet

Foxy Brown

Hip-hop and R&B stars, past and present, bridged the gap to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Def Jam at VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York on Wednesday (Sept. 23).

Foxy Brown and DMX reemerged from hiding to join Eminem, Ludacris, Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Eve, Ashanti, Method Man, Fabolous, Trey Songz, Kid Rock, and more in paying homage to the legendary hip-hop label.

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