Whats with all these rappers having trouble with the law, according to pardonmeduke.com, Shawntae “DaBrat” Harris was sentenced to three years in prison by a Dekalb county judge on Friday for striking a woman with a rum bottle at an Atlanta-area nightclub. Superior Court Judge Gail Flake also sentenced the rapper, to seven years probation and 200 hours of community service. Ummm is it just me or did Da Brat just get more time than… Continue
Character actor Julius Carry died Aug. 19 in Los Angeles of pancreatic cancer. He was 56.Carry appeared in more than 100 guest roles including “Hill Street Blues,” “Jag,” “Spin City” and “Moesha.”
He also appeared as the villain Sho’nuff in the cult pic “The Last Dragon.” Other feature credits included “The New Guy,” “Moving,” “World Gone Wild,” “The Man With The Red Shoe” and “The Fish That… Continue
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According to bossip.com, one of the 14 girls who will compete on the new season of America’s Next Top Model – which returns to The CW on September 3 – is transgender. “My cards were dealt differently,” Isis, a 22-year-old former receptionist, tells Us Weekly. Hailing from Prince George’s County, Maryland, Isis identifies herself/himself as “a woman born physically male.” Will she/he be a role model? “I like to help people,…Continue
“It has come to my attention that there are recent reports circulating regarding my daughter. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of you who are genuinely concerned about Reginae and her safety. Please allow me to dispel any rumors or speculations and report that my daughter is alive, healthy and surrounded by family who care and love her dearly. The rumors are completely false and unfounded; neither Reginae nor any other…Continue
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According to hiphopdx.com, The Jacksons will be this year's recipient of the BMI Icon Award at this year's Urban Music Awards. The awards will be held September 4th at The Wilshire Theatre in Beverly Hills, California.
The award will be presented by BMI's President and CEO Del Bryant and VP Catharine Brewton. The presentation will be followed by an all-star medley of Jackson hits performed by various… Continue
Carmelo Anthony, who is currently over in China gearing up for the Summer Olympics, has joined the reality world. The All-Star forward of the Denver Nuggets has scored a reality show on BET J called “Carmelo’s Way.”
The show follows Melo for about four months… Continue
According to hiphopgame.com, Remy “Remy Ma” Smith who was convicted of assault, weapons possession, and attempted coercion has retained the legal services of noted trial attorney William “Billy” Murphy Jr. Murphy, a former State Circuit Court Judge based in Baltimore, is one of America’s most successful and prominent trial lawyers.
Murphy gained national recognition in 1998, by gaining the acquittal… Continue
According to bossip.com, Michelle Obama is the topic of discussion in Ebony Magazine’s September issue, due to hit stands on August 12th. Get a sneak peek of the exclusive interview:
On her style… “I do think what you wear is a reflection of who you are. I love to look glamorous when there’s a wonderful, purposeful event that is appropriate. But when I’m in Iowa campaigning with the girls, I am in Gap…Continue
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The new hot couple; Rihanna and Chris Brown, were spotted on Melrose Avenue while on a shopping spree yesterday. Peep how Ri Ri got Chris Carrying the bags and the puppy! We all know who wears the pants in this relationship. Check out more pics below.
A Poem for ProdigyRespect and sleep in peace - young king ProdigyYour name and legacy will be forever be cemented as Hip Hop RoyaltyShouts to your Uncle Everettfrom 1-6-7 and 116th AveIn 1977 and 78 and all the fun we'd haveJamming in 140 Park with DJs Rolls Royce, Mr. Nice, Mike D and C.C. tooBack then you would have definitely blazed the mic, but you were only like one or twoRhyming in the park was just for fun - for us young'uns back thenBut you took rhyming on planes, trains and automobiles…See More
“Picture a mic….the stage is empty”…the stakes are high as major music industry players observe, pens in hand, ready to score and critique artists with, if not brutal, at least sobering honesty in front of their family and their city; the ultimate reckoning. This was the exciting and intense scene at The Level Up Grand Slam, a…See More
Josh G – Do You Wanna Ride Featuring Doocey Josh G is keeping the hits coming very very fast. This new record is just light work and the sound is epic. Check it out guys the sound will blow your mind, then add vocals to that and game over. Listen right here right now.See More