will join a very elite club tomorrow when the new Billboard Hot 100 singles chart
is unveiled. The hip-hop king's new single, "Not Afraid
," will be just the 16th to debut at No. 1 on the nearly 52-year old chart.
Added by YMCMB on May 12, 2010 at 2:21pm —
According to our sources, one of XXL's 2008 Top 10 Freshman, Mickey Factz
has inked a deal with Battery Records
, distributed through Jive Records
Since 2008 Mickey Factz
has been busy touring and was appointed the hip-hop spokesperson for Honda… Continue
Added by G-Unit Promotions on May 11, 2010 at 6:23pm —
just got the sweetest offer in the history of mankind to move from Cleveland to the New York Knicks -- a lifetime of free stripper action.
The Cleveland Cavaliers
star -- who will become a free agent after this season -- is getting million-dollar… Continue
Added by G-Unit Promotions on May 11, 2010 at 2:13pm —
Jeezy hasn’t even announced an official first single yet, but he’s already moving up his album release.
The ATL rapper is giving the people what they want by rushing his fourth major label album TM103 into stores a week earlier than expected on June 15, Rap-Up.com has learned. He clears the way for Eminem’s Recovery on June 22 and now prepares to face off against Drake’s Thank Me Later on the new date.
Who will win the battle on… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on May 10, 2010 at 5:04pm —
is the first company to develop a full package of lens and frame solutions that address the needs of the most demanding digital media users. A recent extension of their core technology in Digital Performance Eyewear, GUNNAR’s
i-AMP 3DTM lens technology brings a premium suite of performance optics to today’s 3D viewer. Never before… Continue
Added by G-Unit Promotions on May 10, 2010 at 2:05pm —
M.I.A.’s new album doesn’t even have a title yet, but it’s already experienced its first pushback.
Fans who have been patiently waiting for the “Paper Planes” singer’s third effort won’t have to wait too much longer. A one-week delay will move the project from June 29 to July 6, Rap-Up.com has learned. Albums from Kelis, N.E.R.D., and Big Boi are set to arrive on shelves the same week.
Just last month, a blimp took to the… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on May 8, 2010 at 5:29pm —
It's been a long time coming, but on Saturday (May 8), Betty White
will finally have her shot at hosting "Saturday Night Live."
Though the comedy vet admits to feeling kind of nervous, she welcomes the chance to host the famous series, since it will finally give her the chance to hit the stage with… Continue
Added by G-Unit Promotions on May 7, 2010 at 3:52pm —
It’s no secret the city of Philadelphia has an inferiority complex to New York. While New Yorker’s have numerous opportunities to enjoy a city with a plethora of sports, arts, and other cultural entertainment, Philadelphia has cheese steaks, a cracked bell, and the Phillie Phanatic. For years the town rallied around a fictitious character played by Sylvester Stallone. It’s the equivalent of New Yorkers putting up statues of Spike Lee. Of course, everyone has their 15 minutes of fame as the… Continue
Added by RaDa-MeZ! on May 7, 2010 at 12:06pm —
A veteran and a newcomer both earned No. 1s on this week’s Billboard charts.
B.o.B takes the top spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart with his debut effort B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray. Propelled by the chart-topping single “Nothin’ on You” featuring Bruno Continue
Mars, the set…
Added by EntertainmentBoss on May 5, 2010 at 1:51pm —
Seminal West Coast rap group N.W.A are about to get a woman’s touch…a White woman.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Andrea Berloff—the writer behind Oliver Stone’s controversial film, World Trade Center—has been tapped to pen the group’s forthcoming biopic, Straight Outta
As THR points out, it seems as if there is a new trend in Hollywood with Caucasian writers working… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on May 3, 2010 at 12:40pm —
XXLmag.com caught up with Lloyd Banks at his show with Reflection Eternal in New York City on Thursday (April 29) and it seems like the G-Unit rapper is really feeling this year’s XXL Freshman Class.
Banks—who was also celebrating his 28th birthday last… Continue
Added by Chance on May 3, 2010 at 11:00am —
Happy birthday, Lloyd Banks
. The youngest G-Unit
member touches number 28 on Friday (April 30). This year, the streets have been well fed with Banks' V5 mixtape (released in December), and "Beamer, Benz or Bentley,"
Added by G-Unit Promotions on May 1, 2010 at 10:35am —
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Queens is in the building — again. Sha Money XL has signed on to become the senior VP of A&R at Def Jam Records. The label has had such a rich history of Queens-bred fellas in the boardroom, from its founder Russell Simmons to Irv Gotti to one of Sha's mentors, the late Jam Master Jay. XL is excited to… Continue
Added by Chance on April 30, 2010 at 7:30am —
The NYDailyNews writes
WASHINGTON - When President Obama
picked up the World Series trophy for a photo opportunity near the end of Monday's ceremony at the White House, Yankees assistant general manager Jean Afterman threw a little Bronx attitude at the longtime White Sox fan.
"Let him hold it," Afterman said. "He may not get a chance… Continue
Added by G-Unit Promotions on April 27, 2010 at 11:49am —
Marble Rock Baptist Church Minister Gregory Daniels and his supporters marched outside Chicago police headquarters on Monday. "I have seen Chicago police go to a scene and get shot at," Rev. Daniels said. "They need some policing here other than Chicago police."
Below are just some of the shootings from this April in Chicago
A man jogging on the Chicago Riverwalk this morning was critically stabbed just east of the… Continue
Added by Frank (FMK) G unit on April 24, 2010 at 11:00pm —
Do you like rap battle
s?Hay guys I'm new to this web site http://myrapbattleblogentry.blogspot.com
. I 'm 22 years old and I live in Hamden Connecticut. I'm a blog
ger and I take my job very seriously. My latest blog
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. I decided to blog
about something that I enjoy watching and being apart of because that's the easiest thing to… Continue
Added by MisfitMarx on April 20, 2010 at 9:08pm —
Last week I had a conversation with two old friends. But what was remarkable about this wasn’t the fact that they called, or even what we talked about….what really meant something is that,… Continue
Added by G-Unit Promotions on April 20, 2010 at 10:37am —
Lloyd Banks stopped by the Hot97 studio the other day to discuss his upcoming “Hunger For More 2″ mixtape which is on the way, and he also talked about how different it was on Interscope from being independent now. I was also a bit Continue
surprised to hear how heated Banks gets about blog comments or being
passed over for things like hottest emcees lists, etc. Turns out he’s
paying very close attention….
I’ll post some clips of our…
Added by Chance on April 17, 2010 at 3:00am —
Audio After The Break...
Miss Info Reports:
stopped by the Hot 97
studio the other day to discuss his upcoming “Hunger For More 2
″ Album coming this summer, and he also talked about how different it was on Interscope
from being independent… Continue
Added by C-Lo from Vine on April 16, 2010 at 11:30pm —
Fans are eager to see Betty White host "Saturday Night Live" on May 8, and now it seems that comedy's most favorite OG will be joined by hip-hop's biggest star: Jay-Z has been tapped as the musical guest for the show's May 8 episode, according to multiple sources
Both will appear on the Mother's Day
episode, which will feature appearances by a number of female "SNL" vets including Tina Fey
(who hosted the show… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on April 16, 2010 at 12:56pm —