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The Acting Days Aren’t Over! Drake to Star in UK Show ‘Top Boy’ After Buying Show’s Rights

| April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Acting Days Aren’t Over! Drake to Star in UK Show ‘Top Boy’ After Buying Show’s Rights

The small screen is not new to Drizzy, off the heels of the success of his latest album playlist More Life, Drake has acquired the rights to the London-based drama show Top Boy. The show’s creator Ronan Bennett met with Drake last week to discuss potential story lines and ideas. According to a quote from […]

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FX Hosts Premiere Event for New Series “Atlanta” at Georgia Aquarium (Exclusive Photo Coverage)

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
FX Hosts Premiere Event for New Series “Atlanta” at Georgia Aquarium (Exclusive Photo Coverage)

Last week, FX hosted the official premiere event for their new original comedy series “ATLANTA.” The swanky affair was held at the Georgia Aquarium, where hundreds turned out to preview the highly-anticipated show. “ATLANTA” cast members Donald Glover (also the show’s creator, executive producer, writer, director and executive music producer), Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Stanfield […]

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New Video Alert: Rita Ora Featuring Chris Brown “Body On Me”

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
New Video Alert: Rita Ora Featuring Chris Brown “Body On Me”

A couple of weeks ago, Rita Ora released her brand new song “Body On Me,” featuring Chris Brown. Set to release her first American-released album, Rita teamed up with R&B singer Chris Brown for a steamy video for the lead single. The video shows the two riding an elevator and then sparks start to begin between […]

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(New Video Alert) London’s Ikes Is back With A New Visual “Pray For Me”

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
(New Video Alert) London’s Ikes Is back With A New Visual “Pray For Me”

“Pray For Me” serves as the debut offering from UK native recording artist Ikes’ long awaited Outside|In project. The cinematic small screen contribution was directed by Olan Collardy and inspired by the popular British crime drama series ‘Luther’, which features actor Idris Elba. A few weeks back the London emcee debuted the visual as a joint effort with Russell Simmons’ All Def […]

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(New Video Alert) Slaughterhouse Favs The Klasix Give London MC Ikes’ Single A Remix

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
(New Video Alert) Slaughterhouse Favs The Klasix Give London MC Ikes’ Single A Remix

Now that London MC Ikes’ current single, “No Commercial” is enjoying the #1 spot on  the Record Breakers Chart since last week, a remix was the next logical step. Never one to disappoint, Ikes got his courtesy of The Klasix (Joe Budden, Joel Ortiz, J.Cole , Kat Deluna, Idris Elba, Avery Storm etc) and even went one further, he shot a whole new video….. Having already gained a […]

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(New Video Alert) London’s IKES Takes A ‘No Commercial’ Break With New Visual

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
(New Video Alert) London’s IKES Takes A ‘No Commercial’ Break With New Visual

London, UK rapper IKES has entertained hip hop fans on both sides of the Atlantic for a while now with his distinguished mix of raw realism, cheeky lyricism and clever wordplay. Following a five date college tour in the US, IKES recently returned to the UK but shot the new visual for his popular ‘No Commercial’ track our way over the weekend. […]

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[New Music Alert] Mary J. Blige – “Therapy”

| September 24, 2014 | 14 Comments
[New Music Alert] Mary J. Blige – “Therapy”

Another single we can expect from “The London Series,” Mary J. Blige releases “Therapy” following her most recent track “Whole Damn Year”. Both songs will be featured on “The London Sessions,” which is a different project for the R&B veteran influenced by her experiences visiting London. “I care more about what you think/Than I care […]

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[New Video Alert] Joyner Lucas Puts A Visual To His Ghost-Produced “Snapple Freestyle”

| August 28, 2014 | 13 Comments
[New Video Alert] Joyner Lucas Puts A Visual To His Ghost-Produced “Snapple Freestyle”

Shot in Atlanta where Joyner Lucas flew to cash in on his winnings for the “No Sucka MC’s 2” contest held by Funk Volume producer KATO, Joyner puts a visual to the freestyle produced by noted London trance/Hip Hop producer, Ghost. For those wishing to know more about Joyner, read his recent interview with Respect […]

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Exclusive Interview: Rap Star Twista Talks Longevity, Chicago Violence, and Dark Horse

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview: Rap Star Twista Talks Longevity, Chicago Violence, and Dark Horse

Even after 20 years in the game, Twista is still sharp at the tongue, and quick on his hustle. His signature sound of rapid lyricism along with a Chicago player-like mentality has landed him alongside some of the biggest names in music such as: Jay-z, Wiz Khalifa, Tech N9ne, etc. Recently, the only rapper to […]

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New Fashion Alert: Grind London Spring/Summer 2014 “Classic Summer Cuts” Lookbook

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Fashion Alert: Grind London Spring/Summer 2014 “Classic Summer Cuts” Lookbook

The latest from Grind London proves to us that summer is not too far away. The visuals for the spring/summer 2014 collection plays out as a summer love story. Displaying two lovers enjoying the great outdoors while wearing the line’s latest looks. Grind London showcases light fabrics and graphic prints on tees, button-down short sleeve […]

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Drake and Rihanna Give Us Some PDA In London!

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Drake and Rihanna Give Us Some PDA In London!

Ouulala! You see that hand sandwich? It looks like Drake and Rihanna tenderly known as AubRih to their fans cannot seem to keep their hands off of each other… literally! The two were spotted leaving London’s Tramp Nightclub on Thursday and while paparazzi swarmed their vehicle Rihanna decided to grab his hand so we know […]

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New Fashion Alert: Rita Ora Wearing Jaded London

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Fashion Alert: Rita Ora Wearing Jaded London

Singer Rita Ora is all about her prints, she arrived at LAX airport wearing a $65 Jaded london Loaded Platinum sweatshirt and matching joggers. Finishing the look with $295 House of holland cagefighter bone sunglasses and a pair of $695 Giueppe Zanotti high-top sneakers. What are your thoughts on this look? Hot or not? Follow […]

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New Music Alert: London “Stalker” Featuring Yung Joc

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: London “Stalker” Featuring Yung Joc

Next 48 Hours With Nelly Part 2 by Next48Hours Bristish singer/model London releases her new single featuring Yung Joc titled “Stalker”. This is a song we all can relate to. we’ve all had a stalker or two in our lives before. In this new anthem, London sings about girls hating on her and watching her […]

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New Video Alert: STR8 Up ft. Coldheart, J. Alston, James London & Conrad Black

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
New Video Alert: STR8 Up ft. Coldheart, J. Alston, James London & Conrad Black

Big Play Ent. drops brand new video highlighting their dope artist roster.  Big Play Ent. is determined to make it to the top, with their interesting line up of independent artists hitting the airways. New track, ‘Str8 UP’, featuring Big Play Ent. artists Coldheart, J. Alston, James London, & Conrad Black. The track sounds pretty dreamy, […]

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CFDA Organization Claims Black Models Are Being Discriminated Against on the Runway at New York Fashion Week

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
CFDA Organization Claims Black Models Are Being Discriminated Against on the Runway at New York Fashion Week

Words by Alyson Robinson Last week The Hip Hop Enquirer reported about the 22 designers to take part in New York Fashion Week. This week, as fashion week prepares to complete its last catwalk steps, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), headed by Diane von Furstenberg, is preparing for talks with Bethann Hardison and The Diversity Coalition’s […]

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Fashion Alert: Rihanna debuts Rihanna for River Island

| February 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Fashion Alert: Rihanna debuts Rihanna for River Island

Known for her trendsetting style, singer Rihanna debuted her very first fashion collection in London Fashion Week, Rihanna for River Island is a line created for women of every size. She told Elle Magazine in an interview, “ I want to create a line for all body shapes and when women have a fat day […]

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@Rihanna Flips Out on Her Band During 777 Tour

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
@Rihanna Flips Out on Her Band During 777 Tour

In case you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t heard, Rihanna is currently on her “777” tour where she invited hundreds of journalists, fans and label reps to fly around the world with her on the seven stop tour. Last night the tour hit London and things seemed to be going great until Rihanna […]

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@KendrickLamar and Dr. Dre Set London Night Club Off For The Official Beats By Dre Party! (video inside)

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
@KendrickLamar and Dr. Dre Set London Night Club Off For The Official Beats By Dre Party! (video inside)

Well, Kendrick Lamar has done more than just “shake up” the hip hop scene.  The lyrical west coast rapper seems to have been getting some astonishing reviews on his debut album good kid m.A.A.d. city. The fresh new mainstream rapper impressively sold over 200K units his first week. With Dr. Dre as a mentor and […]

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Samsung Galaxy S3 Gets Competitive Edge and Out-sells IPhone

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments
Samsung Galaxy S3 Gets Competitive Edge and Out-sells IPhone

Samsung’s Galaxy S III bested the iPhone 4S in the third quarter of 2012 to become the world’s best-selling smartphone, but that victory will likely be short-lived as more and more consumers pick up the Apple iPhone 5. According to stats from Strategy Analytics, Samsung shipped 18 million Galaxy S III %displayPrice% at %seller% smartphones […]

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Interview: @UsherRaymondIV Talks New Video Game, Reason for Voting and How Tom Cruise Paid His Food Bill

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments
Interview: @UsherRaymondIV Talks New Video Game, Reason for Voting and How Tom Cruise Paid His Food Bill

Usher Raymond aka The Marathon Man because he probably visits more places in a week than most visit in a year stopped by the Extra show to chop it up with host AJ (formerly of Bet 106 & Park) to discuss his new dance video game as well as the importance of voting. While he […]

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Exclusive Interview: Chrisette Michele Speaks About Her New Mixtape, Her Love of Audrey Hepburn & More (audio inside)

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview: Chrisette Michele Speaks About Her New Mixtape, Her Love of Audrey Hepburn & More (audio inside)

  Sometimes, you just luck up. Like walking outside knowing that you have no money in your pocket and you look down and find a $20 dollar bill. Just a chance moment. This was one of those times and moments. Initially, I was laying on my couch watching the New York Giants play the San […]

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Fashion Week Hip-Hop Favorite: NYC Rapper @TheophilusL

| September 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
Fashion Week Hip-Hop Favorite: NYC Rapper @TheophilusL

Not only did the Warner Bros Ent., NYC rapper Theophilus London spend most of the past week strutting around the New York Fashion Week scene attending Angelo Galasso, Helmut Lang and Tory Burch Spring 2013 shows, but the Brooklyn rapper also “performed at Rebecca Minkoff’s fall fashion show, designed rose-embroidered slippers for Del Toro, and […]

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Fashion Alert! Feathers is the Trending Topic on the Runway (Fall 2012 Sneak Peak)

| September 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
Fashion Alert! Feathers is the Trending Topic on the Runway (Fall 2012 Sneak Peak)

Feathers in Fashion…a popular trend upcoming for the Fall! Feathers are everywhere in the fashion world lately. From feathered hair extensions and skirts, to feathered jewelry and shoes! Turns out feathers aren’t just for costumes. Keyshia Cole made her promotional rounds for her new album, “Woman to Woman,” in Teazer Satin-Feather Sandals by Jimmy Choo. […]

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Chicks in Kicks! Now that’s a trending topic…

| August 7, 2012 | 6 Comments
Chicks in Kicks! Now that’s a trending topic…

Lately, we’re seeing the celeb fashionistas trade in their stilettos to join the sneaker culture. Men, do sneakers on women look hot? Who wears them the best? Give us the details! Is it Rihanna, Kim Kardashian, Ciara, Teyana Taylor, Amber Rose? Rihanna knows wearing heels all the time isn’t good! She trades in her Giuseppe […]

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Classic: Serena Williams Represents for her Hood…Does the “Crip Walk” After Winning Olympic Gold (video inside)

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments
Classic: Serena Williams Represents for her Hood…Does the “Crip Walk” After Winning Olympic Gold (video inside)

Serena Williams breaks two records, one for winning the Olympic Gold for her epic tennis performance in London and the second one for being the first ever USA Olympian to do the notorious “crip walk dance” and while we are not saying that she has any affiliations with gang members, that dance will go down […]

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New Music Alert!! Atlanta Legend Big Boi “Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors”

| May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert!!  Atlanta Legend Big Boi “Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors”

A few days ago, Big Boi released the title of his upcoming sophomore solo album. The album was previously thought to be called Daddy Fat Saxx: Soul Funk Crusader but Big Boi took to Twitter to let fans know that his newest project will be titled Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. We don’t know much […]

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More Violence Erupts at Young Jeezy Ontario Concert

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments
More Violence Erupts at Young Jeezy Ontario Concert

Just one night after a man was shot at three times at his concert in Toronto resulting in shutting of the club, another similar happening took place last night at the London Music Hall in London, Ontario. Agencies report that shots rang out at about 11.30 pm and soon after that, Police reported to the […]

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Marsha Ambrosius, Frank Ocean & More Featured on G.O.O.D. Music Compilation

| January 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
Marsha Ambrosius, Frank Ocean & More Featured on G.O.O.D. Music Compilation

Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, Cyhi da Prince, Mr. Hudson and Kid Cudi have all been in London the past couple of weeks, recording the highly anticipated G.O.O.D. Music Compilation, and it looks like they’ve invited friends. Frank Ocean, Marsha Ambrosius and Jay Electronica are few of the artists slated to be featured on […]

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Killers Finally Convicted of 1993 Murder of London Teen, Stephen Lawrence

| January 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
Killers Finally Convicted of 1993 Murder of London Teen, Stephen Lawrence

According to BBC News, after almost 18 years since London teenager, Stephen Lawrence was brutally stabbed to death at a London bus stop, two of the men responsible have finally been convicted. Reports have cited that the August 1993 stabbing of 18 year old Lawrence was racially motivated. Gary Dobson and David Norris were found […]

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Health Watch!! The Stark Reality of Eating Pork

| December 7, 2011 | 0 Comments
Health Watch!! The Stark Reality of Eating Pork

By Paul Wong When I was studying in England I used to live in a “dig” (rooming house) in Highgate, North London.  There were Chinese students from Malaysia, Singapore, Sarawak, Hong Kong and Vietnam rooming in the two houses that faced each other.  We were all good friends and we spent the weekends cooking and […]

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