Tag: Breast cancer

Singer Johnny Gill Gives Benefit Mini-Concert for Breast Cancer Awareness at ATL Live Hosted by Kenny Burns and Ebony Steele

| October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Singer Johnny Gill Gives Benefit Mini-Concert for Breast Cancer Awareness at ATL Live Hosted by Kenny Burns and Ebony Steele

Tuesday night, ATL Live on the Park celebrated Breast Cancer Awareness month with an incredible lineup of performances including Grammy Award winner Johnny Gill, R&B star L Young, VH-1 Soul’s October “You Oughtta Know” artist Timothy Bloom and emerging R&B star Devon Stephon. Revolt TV’s Kenny Burns returned to host this month’s edition alongside special […]

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Hip-Hop Doc Rani G. Whitfield Drops New CD & Talks Health And The Black Community

Hip-Hop Doc Rani G. Whitfield Drops New CD & Talks Health And The Black Community

Tha Hip-Hop Doc Rani G. Whitfield Plans To Get Hip-Hop Healthy With His New Release “Get On Da Bus” Since the release of 2010’s The World Is In Your Hands, Rani G. Whitfield, M.D., AKA Tha Hip Hop Doc, has continued his journey to “get hip hop healthy,” going as far as Uganda to spread […]

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Mama Luke Foundation Celebrates Harlem Kids Raising Dollars For American Cancer Society (Video Inside) via @YoKangol

| December 8, 2012 | 0 Comments
Mama Luke Foundation Celebrates Harlem Kids Raising Dollars For American Cancer Society (Video Inside) via @YoKangol

In case you haven’t heard of the Mama Luke foundation/movement, hip hop legend, Kangol Kid and Minister Shaunda Lumpkin teamed up to start the foundation which has raised massive amounts of money in support of breast cancer awareness. The Mama Luke Foundation began after Lumpkin’s mother passed from breast cancer in 2010, and the hip […]

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I Want to Be Your Man: @BarackObama vs. Mitt Romney. Which Candidate is Better For Women?

| October 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
I Want to Be Your Man: @BarackObama vs. Mitt Romney. Which Candidate is Better For Women?

  I Want to Be Your Man: Barack Obama vs. Mitt Romney. Which Candidate is Better For Wom? As we get closer to voting day, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are both in the chase for as many votes as possible. One voting bloc that both parties have been courting heavy is women. The women’s […]

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Mama Luke Breast Cancer Movement Takes Over NYC’s Airwaves on 99.5’s Hip Hop Takeover

| December 9, 2011 | 0 Comments
Mama Luke Breast Cancer Movement Takes Over NYC’s Airwaves on 99.5’s Hip Hop Takeover

A couple of months back we did a post on the Mama Luke Breast Cancer Movement which is former U.T.F.O. member, Kangol Kid and Minister Shaunda Lumpkin’s initiative to use hip hop to fight breast cancer, and since then they haven’t stopped their crusade. The Mama Luke Movement is now taking over WBAI 99.5 on […]

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Martina Davis-Correia, Sister of Troy Davis Dies at Age 44

| December 2, 2011 | 0 Comments
Martina Davis-Correia, Sister of Troy Davis Dies at Age 44

In a sad turn of events, Martina Davis-Correia, the sister of late Georgia inmate Troy Davis has passed at the age of 44, after a decade-long battle with breast cancer.  Davis-Correia fought tirelessly for almost 20 years to try and prove the innocence of her brother Troy Davis, who was executed on September 21 for […]

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Hip Hop Is Saving Lives with the Mama Luke Breast Cancer Movement

| August 30, 2011 | 1 Comment
Hip Hop Is Saving Lives with the Mama Luke Breast Cancer Movement

“Hip Hop only makes front page when it does something bad. Help them make front page for doing something good.” says Kangol Kid, member of pioneering Hip Hop group, UTFO. Kangol Kid and manager, Shaunda Lumpkin have teamed up to use the voice of Hip Hop to fight a disease that has probably affected someone you know: Breast […]

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