The mother of rapper Pimp C passed away Sunday morning at the hospital due to complications from stage four lung cancer. Friends and family of Pimp C took to Instagram to mourn the death of Mama Wes. Our condolences go out to their family and friends.


Houston is recognized for a lot of reasons, and now we can celebrate our designation as one of the top 15 U.S. cities for rap fans. The Bayou City was the only town in Texas to be awarded that title by Complex Magazine. See Also: Houston vs. Dallas: 10 Reasons We’re Better Than Your City […]

  With the NBA draft come and gone teams have been making aggressive moves to improve their rosters via trades and free agency. One name…

The Trill O.G. Bun B. has dropped a new Houston Texans fight song called called “Here We Go (Houston Texans Theme Song)”. It also features Teddy Rose and Bobby Lamar. Check it out here. Follow me on Twitter @RobGTheGeneral

THEBOXHOUSTON.com – December 4th marks the death anniversary of  Pimp C, southern rapper of the legendary group UGK.  The Madd Hatta Morning Show produced a commemorative piece to celebrate his life, career and legacy he has left in Hip Hop.  Check out our exclusive tribute to the late Chad “Pimp C” Butler of the legendary group UGK […]


  Over the past weekend Bun B and Pimp C  of legendary rap group UGK were inducted into the Museum of the Gulf Coast Music Hall of Fame in Port Arthur, Texas. Check out the video of Bun B’s acceptance speech below: Spotted at BallerStatus.com

20 years ago Bun B &  the late Pimp C, known together as UGK, released their first full-length album, “Too Hard To Swallow.” Since the release…


UGK ft Outkast Int’l Players Anthem (I Choose You) (Director’s Cut) Follow us on Twitter @979thebox @kiotti


Houston legends Z-Ro and Bun B hook up for a track off of Ro’sMeth album, dropping on Tuesday. LISTEN HERE

New Music

Pimp C’s new album hits the stores today, check this joint out feat. Too Short! RIP PIMP C LISTEN HERE

RIP Pimp C! Here’s a new release feat. Slim Thug and Brooke Valentine! READ MORE

Via Hiphopwired.com: In an interview released on HoodBoxOffice.com, the latePimp C talked about the song that got UGK national fame, the 1999 smash, Jay-Z’s “Big Pimpin’. Pimp C stated that Jay had the song and hook already mapped out, his plan was to put UGK on in order to reach a broader audience. Read more and listen the […]