Nicki Minaj’s hit “Moment For Life” was recently used in her Pepsi commercial as part of her ‘Live For Now’ campaign. During a behind-the-scenes interview with TheInsider.com on the set for the ad spot, Nicki revealed that producer and former Murder Inc. label head, Irv Gotti, gave her the inspiration for the track. Check out… Read more »
DRUG GANG ALLEGEDLY SENT GUNS TO RAPPER!
T-Boz from the legendary R&B girl group TLC is back in financial trouble. The group famously made headlines back in 1995 when they filed for bankruptcy protection at the height of their success. Now, TMZ is reporting that Honda is looking to repossessing T-Boz’s 2005 Honda Odyssey. Wow, the car is seven years old –… Read more »
EMINEM’S SLAUGHTERHOUSE ADDED TO THE GROWING LIST OF HOT 97 SUMMER JAM PERFORMERS
With two hugely influential and platinum-selling albums, Richmond, Virginia’s D’Angelo was once on top of the world. Appearing to many as a sex symbol when he appeared in his video for “Untitled (How Does It Feel), D’Angelo reveals in GQ that the visual “overshadowed his talents.” His second album, Voodoo, released in 2000, marked the… Read more »
Happy Thursday, my destined and determined! Welcome to the day that you finally stop playing around and do what you were put on this earth to do!! First and foremost, a moment of silence for New York Radio pioneer, Hal Jackson, who passed away yesterday at the age of 96…………………………… My prayers go out to… Read more »
It looks like G.O.O.D. Music’s Pusha-T has really done something to push Lil’ Wayne’s buttons. Last night, Weezy sent out a very direct tweet calling Pusha-T out by name to his followers. Check out the tweet below: We hear Lil’ Wayne is upset because Pusha dropped a new track last night called “Exodus 23:1” that… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Lil Wyte is preparing to release his fifth album, which will feature an all-star cast supporting the veteran rapper. His latest album Still Doubted? will be released on Wyte’s label Wyte Music Records, in conjunction with Three 6 Mafia’s Hypnotize Minds. Memphis-based indie Select-O-Hits will handle the distribution for the 19-track release…. Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Riding on the buzz of a tour with Coast to Coast Mixtapes, Houston, Texas “drank”-inspired artist, Short Dawg, has released a video game influenced by his Drankenstein mixtape series. Upon the game’s debut, Short Dawg became the first recording artist to have a game application for Apple iTunes and Google Play that promotes and… Read more »
A WEEK-LONG CELEBRATION IN JULY ANNOUNCED FOR BROOKLYN HIP HOP FEST; BUSTA & FRIENDS TO HEADLINE
ANOTHER BABY FOR WEEZY!
Front man, Ruslan, is an Armenian refugee born in Baku, Azerbaijan. He moved to San Diego as a child in the 1990s, after his family fled from religious persecution in their own country. Ruslan would later meet Beleaf, a Baltimore native who was nearly homeless and moved to San Diego in search of a new… Read more »
If you haven’t seen this name, then you’ve probably been living under a pebble. Yes, a pebble. Grammy-nominated Bei Maejor is a songwriter, producer, and recording artist who has just released the video for his latest single, “Lights Down Low”. As a solo artist, his first single “Trouble” debuted in September 2011, and it also… Read more »
J.Lo is doing the most right now for her man of the moment, 25-year-old back-up dancer, Casper Smart. The NY Post is reporting that Jennifer Lopez has locked in a reality show for her and her new boy toy that will highlight their professional relationship. The show has reportedly already been picked up by Oxygen… Read more »
Rumors are swirling that Jay-Z has named billionaire investor, Warren Buffett, the Godfather to his first child, daughter Blue Ivy Carter. The two have been friends for many years, and even appeared on the cove of Fortune Magazine together. I’m sure many people are questioning Jay-Z’s choice. I mean, what about Jay-Z’s BFF, Ty Ty… Read more »