The BoomBox's Holiday Gift List
'DJ Hero 2'
Gold Boombox, by Lasonic
'Hip-Hop: The Game!'
Know every quirky detail about rappers past and present? For example, Kurtis Blow's government name or the college Fab Five Freddy attended? There's more than 100 trivia questions included in this hip-hop board game, which uses a vinyl record as the centerpiece for play.
2011 Lil Wayne Calendar
Missed Lil Wayne while he was incarcerated in jail at Rikers Island? Stare at his tattooed face for the next 12 months with this calendar dedicated to the Young Money head honcho. Don't forget: Weezy celebrates his born day on Sept. 27.
'Decoded,' by Jay-Z
Livescribe 2GB Pulse Smartpen
This "smartpen" records audio as you write or draw, to make sure you don't miss any information when jotting down notes. With 2GB of memory, this gadget allows you to download recordings directly to your computer or upload them online to share with others.
Oh, you fancy, huh? Command the stage with a bedazzled mic that draws attention to every lyric sung. This London-based company uses Swarovski crystallizing, gold plating, chrome plating or color powder coating to enhance a performance.
'The Big Butt Book,' by Dian Hanson
Rap fans first caught wind of the callipygian-covered picture book this summer when Drake flipped through nearly every page during a Ustream chat with fans. More than 400 rotund booties from 1900 to the present are featured in the book's 372 pages.
Jay-Z Private Reserve Denim
Not only are a pair of jeans from Jay-Z's Private Reserve Denim collection a great gift, but by purchasing a pair you're also donating money to the nonprofit organization Hope for Haiti.
TEMPTU Presents: Dereon Deluxe Edition Temporary Tattoo Kit
'The Sneaker Coloring Book'
For the artsy sneaker-head, design your fantasy kicks using 100 templates of classic streetwear.
Nixon 50-31 PU Watch
This stylish timepiece has been rocked by Mos Def and shows a hip-hop style with equal parts creativity and luxury.
'Michael Jackson's Vision'
The King of Pop lives on in this deluxe box set featuring more than four hours of his iconic music videos spanning across three DVDs. Become mesmerized in his captivating dance moves with classic clips from 'Billie Jean' to 'Remember the Time.'
Only the Brave Eau de Toilette, by Diesel
Your man might not be diesel, but his cologne can be. Diesel's latest Only the Brave Eau de Toilette is for fellas who want to smell manly ... like their spokesman Common.
Marc Jacobs USB Mixtape
Want to create the ultimate playlist for a loved one? Well, Marc Jacobs has created a USB storage drive in the shape of a mixtape. Add the songs, give the gift.
Skullcandy Agent Headphones
Skullcandy's Agent headphones are hi-fi, gigantic and come in an assortment of colors. Anyone from DJs to mass transit users will appreciate headphones like these.
J-Me: 'Cassette' Tape Dispenser
Know any audiophiles who works a boring day job? Well, remind them of their number-one passion with a tape dispenser in the shape of a cassette. They'll definitely have the hippest cubicle in the office.
'Back in the Days' Photo Book
The perfect coffee-table book for old-school hip-hoppers, or for those who just love a good pairing of Cazals and Adidas.
MiCorder Digital MP3 Recorder
MiCorder is the perfect gift for anyone looking to turn anything into an MP3. It's a techie's fantasy, with the ability to record and convert any audio and plug it into any phone, MP3 player or car stereo.
Refillable Record Book
This refillable notebook is good for vinyl aficionados who enjoy scribbling notes, as well. The covers offer real, classic vinyl LPs. These can't be scratched on turntables, though.
'Def Jam Rapstar'
The first true hip-hop video game is great for fans of Guitar Hero and those who want to see if they will truly become the next great MC.
Def Jam Rapstar
Supreme Letterman Jacket
Worn by everyone from Drake to your current favorite skateboarder, the Supreme letterman jacket is a stylish standby that keeps you on the varsity team every winter.
Beastie Boys 'Hello Nasty' Collector's Vinyl
Get the Beasties' futuristic masterpiece in four pieces of 180 gram vinyl with 21 bonus tracks and rarities. The best gift for the "intergalactic" hip-hop aficionado.
Kanye West's 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'
Kanye's new record isn't only the most anticipated hip-hop release of the year but the best way to introduce weary listeners to the genre's artier layers.