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Biggie Smalls Honored in old Playground’s Basketball Court

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Biggie Smalls Honored in old Playground’s Basketball Court

The City of New York Councilman Robert E, Cornegy, Jr. and the family of Chris Wallace, otherwise known as Biggie Smalls, dedicated basketball courts in the very same old playground that the iconic rapper from Brooklyn, New York once played around in as a child. His family, friends, and even community leaders all attended the […]

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Why is Troy Ave Free?! Taxstone’s Attorney Begs That Question

| April 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
Why is Troy Ave Free?! Taxstone’s Attorney Begs That Question

Troy Ave’s interview on “The Breakfast Club” last week caused quite a reaction. The family of Ave’s bodyguard that died in the Irving Plaza shooting last year, has come out to speak against what Troy said in the interview. Now the lawyer of podcaster Taxstone, who is sitting in jail in relation to the shooting, […]

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“I’m Gonna Say You Raped Me!” Uber Passenger Goes Berserk on Driver After He Didn’t Have iPhone Charger

| April 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
“I’m Gonna Say You Raped Me!” Uber Passenger Goes Berserk on Driver After He Didn’t Have iPhone Charger

It seems like Uber drivers just can’t seem to catch a single beak these days. A 21-year-old New York woman who has now been identified as “Chasity” by a friend after seeing the soon turned viral video, ordered an Uber ride and let’s just say that things didn’t go so well. A profanity infused video […]

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Troy Ave Opens Up on Being Shot , Irving Plaza & More on The Breakfast Club

| April 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Troy Ave Opens Up on Being Shot , Irving Plaza & More on The Breakfast Club

This morning on The Breakfast Club, New York rapper Troy Ave stopped by and discussed being shot this past Christmas day. A situation which has taught him to move differently, as you will see by the bulletproof vest he wears in the interview. Troy dishes on the situations that have risen the past year stemming […]

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Bling Bling: Derek Fisher Loses His 5 NBA Championship Rings in Home Robbery!

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Bling Bling: Derek Fisher Loses His 5 NBA Championship Rings in Home Robbery!

Ex NBA Guard and former New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher just lost his most prized possessions. Reported by TMZ Fisher’s home was robbed for jewelry that was worth over $300,000 dollars. This also included his not one, not two , not three but five NBA championship rings that he won with the Los […]

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Imprisoned entertainment mogul Jimmy “Henchmen” Rosemond Alleges Government Frame Up!

| October 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Imprisoned entertainment mogul Jimmy “Henchmen” Rosemond Alleges Government Frame Up!

Words by Cavario H. This in-depth documentary chronicling the triumphs and trails of entertainment impresario, James “Jimmy Henchmen” Rosemond, is executive produced by actor Michael K. Williams (The WIRE, Boardwalk Empire). This 3rd installment of the controversial expose, directed by Don Sikorski, reveals little known facts about Jimmy’s early history, and how his checkered past clashed […]

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Women for Hillary Clinton Came Out in Full Support for Her Presidency in Harlem

| October 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Women for Hillary Clinton Came Out in Full Support for Her Presidency in Harlem

Last night, over 200 key influencers gathered in Harlem to support 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Hosted at Harlem’s Lenox Saphire restaurant, the “Women for Hillary” event served a dual purpose of raising funds and encouraging voter education. Attendees received voter registration information and absentee ballots for early voting. Special guests included: Congressman Charlie Rangel, […]

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Amber Rose Closes 8 Million Dollar Deal To Talk About Sex

| September 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
Amber Rose Closes 8 Million Dollar Deal To Talk About Sex

Proud mother, activist, entrepreneur, spokesperson, talk show host, model, and published author Amber Rose has partnered with Mills Entertainment, the leading producer of alternative and branded live entertainment, to exclusively produce her 2017 world tour. Acclaimed New York theatre writer and director, Roslyn Hart is set to write and direct the show, which launches January […]

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Fashion Alert: You Too Can Dress Your Child Like Blue Ivy’s VMA Dress for A Mere $10K (Exclusive Photos)

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Fashion Alert: You Too Can Dress Your Child Like Blue Ivy’s VMA Dress for A Mere $10K (Exclusive Photos)

Blue Ivy in Mischka Aoki ‘The Grand Royalle’ dress can be purchased at Bergdorf Goodman in New York City for $10, 950.00 (tax not included though)

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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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DJ Whoo Kid Arrested For Not Paying Child Support!

| August 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
DJ Whoo Kid Arrested For Not Paying Child Support!

On Monday, cops showed up at SirusXM offices in Manhattan to put DJ Whoo Kid in handcuffs while he was leaving work. The G-Unit affiliate had a warrant after a missed family court date. According to TMZ, police records had shown that Kid was behind on two years of child support. When Whoo convinced the […]

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[PICS] Matt Barnes, Christina Milian, Quincy Brown and More Come Out To Support the E-MOTION ART SHOW FEATURING CASSY ATHENA, ART MOBB AND CALIFAWNIA

[PICS] Matt Barnes, Christina Milian, Quincy Brown and More Come Out To Support the E-MOTION ART SHOW FEATURING CASSY ATHENA, ART MOBB AND CALIFAWNIA

Artist, Athletes,  fashion designers, entertainment & Technology industry elite and more gathered under one roof for the first ever “E-Motion Art Show” inside Agora 517 in Downtown Los Angeles. The exclusive creative experience, presented by Greenberg Glusker and produced by Echoing Soundz, featured amazing never before seen pieces of some of the greatest professional athletes to step […]

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Tim Norman aka Rapper Time Launches Music Career (Exclusive Interview)

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Tim Norman aka Rapper Time Launches Music Career (Exclusive Interview)

Maintaining a wildly popular chain of soul food restaurants, a television show on a major television network, a flourishing music career with such connections as The Migos and Yo Gotti, and establishing community connections by standing alongside locals in times of unrest, all seem to be the stuff of theory rather than practice. However, for […]

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Breaking News Update: 4 People Shot, One is DEAD Inside Rapper T.I.’s Concert in New York City

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Breaking News Update: 4 People Shot, One is DEAD Inside Rapper T.I.’s Concert in New York City

Within the last hour 3 people were shot outside a venue where rapper T.I. was scheduled to perform and police are now looking for the gunman. One female was shot in the leg while a male was shot in the chest. A third person was also shot but his condition is unknown at this time. […]

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Mogul P. Diddy Covers Aficionado Magazine Talks Retiring From Music for Acting, Fatherhood, Religion

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Mogul P. Diddy Covers Aficionado Magazine Talks Retiring From Music for Acting, Fatherhood, Religion

Rapper-turned-mogul Sean Combs has built a multimillion-dollar empire on everything you can think of: from music and fashion and fragrance lines, to movies and premium liquor brands and even a TV network. With “No Way Out 2”—his final album—currently in production, he recently sat down with Cigar Aficionado to discuss what’s next for his life and career. […]

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Shocking! On-Duty Black Postal Worker Falsely Arrested by N.Y.P.D.

| March 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Shocking! On-Duty Black Postal Worker Falsely Arrested by N.Y.P.D.

Five white New York City cops falsely arrested an on-duty federal postal worker while he was delivering the mail simply because he shouted at their unmarked moving vehicle because he was almost struck by it. 5 cops falsely arrested Glenn Grays, who is employed as a mail carrier for the United States Postal Service after […]

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Former NYC Prosecutor Speaks Out on Law Enforcement Using Social Media to Build Conspiracy Cases #FacebookIsNotApple

| February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Former NYC Prosecutor Speaks Out on Law Enforcement Using Social Media to Build Conspiracy Cases #FacebookIsNotApple

A former New York City prosecutor is speaking out on the increasing use of Facebook pages by law enforcement to build conspiracy cases. Prominent criminal defense attorney Ikiesha Al-Shabazz Whittaker is a defense attorney, former Manhattan narcotics crimes prosecutor, and activist who gives legal advice (namely on how to interact with police) in the form […]

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Interview: Ciara Demonstrates Her Dance Moves with Candy Crush Jelly Saga Game

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
Interview: Ciara Demonstrates Her Dance Moves with Candy Crush Jelly Saga Game

Ahead of the 58th annual National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (Grammy’s) awards that took place on Monday 15 February, Ciara joined King Digital Entertainment and record label Primary Wave, among several celebrity guests, to host a pre-Grammy party to launch Candy Crush Jelly Saga, the next installment in the Candy Crush game franchise. […]

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New Music Alert: Jadakiss Featuring Swizz Beatz “Jason”

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: Jadakiss Featuring Swizz Beatz “Jason”

Veteran New York rapper Jadakiss dropped his new single called “Jason.” Just in time for Halloween, the grimy  Swizz Beatz production will have your ears ringing throughout the track, with an eerie, droning synth and booming wood-block percussion. Swizz also lends his vocals at the beginning of the song. Inspired by the cult-classic horror film […]

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A Show Stopper! Kanye West Accused of Sabotaging Fashion Designer’s Showing During #NYFW

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
A Show Stopper! Kanye West Accused of Sabotaging Fashion Designer’s Showing During #NYFW

There is no doubt that Kanye West can bring the people out at anything he does in music and fashion with little effort on his part however, one New York designer is accusing the mogul of not playing by the rules of decorum as she believes he intentionally is trying to put a monkey wrench […]

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Shocking or Not? Black NYPD Cop Claims Racism in Department

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Shocking or Not? Black NYPD Cop Claims Racism in Department

New York Daily News reports Dana Harge, a black officer within the New York Police Department, (NYPD) has filed a discrimination complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and with the NYPD’s Office of Equal Employment Opportunity. Harge is attempting to expose the racism within the NYPD Highway Division, alleging that ‘racism is routine’. […]

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Produkt Speaks on His Latest EP, New Music, and His Rap Name in an Exclusive Interview

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Produkt Speaks on His Latest EP, New Music, and His Rap Name in an Exclusive Interview

Bronx rapper, Produkt, sat down and gave a one-on-one interview with Hip Hop Weekly’s Cynthia Horner. Produkt’s music has been making waves in recent months after he dropped the Inconspicuous EP online. The tape has definitely put more than a little buzz on Produkt’s name and many people are looking at him as the next […]

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Freebandz & Free Shows: Future Announces Free Shows in Support of ‘DS2’

| July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Freebandz & Free Shows: Future Announces Free Shows in Support of ‘DS2’

Hard work pays off and if you do not believe that, then look no further towards the last 9 months for Atlanta rap star Future. He has been putting in work and it is paying off as he looks to have a number one album with DS2, not to mention he has his own hive […]

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Exclusive Interview: Produkt Talks Importance of ‘Inconspicuous’ to Hip Hop Music

| July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview: Produkt Talks Importance of ‘Inconspicuous’ to Hip Hop Music

New York Rapper Produkt, more importantly a real figure in the culture, has been vocal about starting a conversation that is not happening in the community. One topic is the lack of Latino voices in hip hop, and why labels are not spending money in the locations that their artist come from. Starting from the […]

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Kidd Kidd Charged With Domestic Violence After Attacking His Girlfriend

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Kidd Kidd Charged With Domestic Violence After Attacking His Girlfriend

When news spread that G-Unit rapper Kidd Kidd was arrested on Tuesday night during the XXL Freshman concert, fans were curious know the reason. According to NY Daily News, the 31-year-old G-Unit rapper, whose real name is Curtis Stewart, allegedly assaulted his girlfriend back in February. Stewart slammed his 25-year-old girlfriend into a dresser, then […]

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Rapper Kidd Kidd Arrested During XXL Freshman Concert In NYC

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Rapper Kidd Kidd Arrested During XXL Freshman Concert In NYC

On Tuesday night, right before the XXL Freshman concert began, rapper Kidd Kidd was arrested and taken into custody. Although the details about the arrest are currently unknown, 50 Cent, who was supposed to be Kidd’s special guest of the night and the rest of the G-Unit crew, filled in his place to perform at the […]

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Photo Alert: Omari Hardwick, Tichina Arnold & More Attend “Power” Premiere In Atlanta

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
Photo Alert: Omari Hardwick, Tichina Arnold & More Attend “Power” Premiere In Atlanta

 On Thursday, June 4th, Atlanta got a glimpse of New York when the season premiere of the Starz hit series “Power” took place in the city at Regal Atlantic Station. Lead actor Omari Hardwick attended with fellow celebrities like Tichina Arnold, Ron Reaco Lee, Erica Ash, Matt Cook, and more. Hosted by radio personality/actress Stacii […]

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New Music Alert: Fabolous “Black Girl Lost” Freestyle

| May 11, 2015 | 13 Comments
New Music Alert: Fabolous “Black Girl Lost” Freestyle

Rapper Fabolous has released another for #FridayNightFreestyle. As usual, he took it back to the 90’s, like when he dropped a verse for Jay Z’s “Do It Again,” now this time he stops in Queensbridge for a Nas freestyle. From the album, “It Was Written” Fab drops a lyrical freestyle over the song “Black Girl […]

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Erica Mena Blasts Charlamagne Tha God And DJ Envy Over “Donkey Of The Day” Comments

| March 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Erica Mena Blasts Charlamagne Tha God And DJ Envy Over “Donkey Of The Day” Comments

Love & Hip Hop star Erica Mena took her frustration out on Power 105’s The Breakfast Club host Charlamagne Tha God and DJ Envy after a few comments were made about her fiance Bow Wow on the radio show. Charlamagne went after Bow when comments were made about the hit FOX show Empire which stars […]

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New Music Alert: Joey Bada$$ “Perception VS. Reality”

| March 16, 2015 | 13 Comments
New Music Alert: Joey Bada$$ “Perception VS. Reality”

Since the release of his debut album “B4.Da.$$,” Joey Bada$$ has been quiet until today with the release of  a song called “Perception VS. Reality.” Produced by Kirk Knight, one of his Pro Era crew members, Joey gives his fans nothing but raw lyricism. “No my hands ain’t dirty, but as you can see/I’m another misconception […]

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