About Us was founded and launched in 1998 by CEO’s “Grouchy” Greg Watkins and Chuck “Jigsaw” Creekmur.

After many years of developing the site, has become a valuable resource for hip-hop on the internet, featuring daily news, interviews, reviews, multimedia, a fast growing community and other interesting content.

* is the most widely read Hip-Hop entity in the world, reaching millions of unique visitors per month.

*Traffic audited and measured by comScore Networks

Publications such as CNN, The Source, XXL, Complex, New York Post, New York Daily News and many others utilize The site has working relationships with many offline print magazines, newspapers, television and radio outlets.

“Simply put, is such a great resource for hip-hop. I know that I can count on my daily news alerts being accurate and timely and AllHipHop is making a significant impact upon hip-hop.”
  – Def Jam founder and CEO of Rush Communications Russell Simmons.

“ does a great job”
  – Jim Farber, Pop Music Critic, New York Daily News

“I Like, the news is reliable and accurate”
  – Paul Rosenberg Esq. Manger/Eminem/President/Shady/Goliath Records


In addition to the website, has been delivering daily news alerts to music industry taste makers and hip-hop lovers two-way pagers, cellphones and email addresses since 1998.