(AllHipHop News) Memphis rappers Three 6 Mafia have teamed with Serious Pimp Clothing to create a new, custom apparel line. The group will work with designers at Serious Pimp to launch a line of hats, T-shirts and sunglasses, with a “southern flair.” “Three 6 Mafia’s creativity, combined with their popularity, makes them a perfect partner for Serious Pimp,” said Serious Pimp CEO Damian Kutzner. “We love their music, style and swagger and look forward to partnering their ideas with the Serious Pimp style.” Three 6 Mafia has already released a limited-edition T-shirt emblazoned with Swarovski Crystals, which was designed by artist Mark Nicholas. Snoop Dogg currently serves as the President of Serious Pimp, while Bishop Don “Magic” Juan is chairman of the board. For more information check out http://www.seriouspimp.com.
R&B singer Rihanna will team with Coldplay during the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, organizers announced today (January 19). The pairing marks the first time Ri Ri has shared the stage with the popular group, which is up for three awards for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Rock Song and Best Rock Performance. Not to be out done, Rihanna is nominated for four Grammys. She’s in the running for Album Of The Year, Best Pop Vocal Album for Loud and two nods in Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “What’s My Name?” (with Drake), and “All Of The Lights” (with Kanye West, Kid Cudi & Fergie). As previously reported, Queens, New York rap veteran LL Cool J will host the Grammy’s this year, which take place on February 12th, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
DMX has stated that an official Ruff Ryders reunion was set to take place in the coming months. The rapper spoke to TMZ.com and said that artists like Swizz Beatz, Drag-On and Murda Mook are all onboard for an official tour, which is supposedly being booked by Ruff Ryder CEO Waah Dean. According to DMX, Eve and The Lox are the only two artists from the camp who have not been confirmed for the Ruff Ryders reunion tour. “We are all family and we’re going to come back stronger than when we left … It’s going to take the nation by storm,” DMX said.