January 19, 1999 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Silkk the Shocker released his 3rd album Made Man on No Limit.
January 18, 2009 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, #BloodBlockedMe released his debut album The Documentary on Aftermath / G-Unit / Interscope.
January 18, 2017 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Bobby Shmurda associate and fellow GS9 rapper Santino “Cueno” Boderick was handed down a 117 1/2 to 130 year sentence months after turning down a 15-year plea deal.
January 17, 1995 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, The Roots released their sophomore album Do You Want More on DGC / Geffen.
January 16, 2007 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, the office of mixtape king DJ Drama and Don Cannon’s Aphilliate Music Group was raided by heavily armed police in an attempt to disrupt what authorities perceived as a bootlegging operation.
January 16, 2009 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Notorious was released in theaters.