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John Singleton Releases Introspective New Book

Acclaimed film director and producer John Singleton has released the first exhaustive book chronicling his 18-year journey through the entertainment industry.   John Singleton: Interviews contains introspective interviews, profile stats, and behind the scenes filming information on the director’s entire filmography.   At a mere 23- years old, Singleton shocked the film industry with the… Read more »

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DMX Sentenced To 90 Days In Prison

DMX appeared in a Phoenix court room today (January 30), where he was sentenced to 90 days in prison.   The 38-year-old rapper, who is currently in the Maricopa, Arizona jail, appeared before a Maricopa, County judge in black and white pin stripes, looking noticeably heavier.   The judge sentenced DMX to three months in… Read more »

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Rick Ross Replies To 50 Cent Diss Record

Less than 24 hours after being called out 50 Cent’s new diss “Try me,” Rick Ross has begun his own attack against his adversary’s credibility.   Ironically, Rick Ross appeared on Eminem’s Shade45 XM/Sirius satellite station during an appearance on Angela Yee’s “Lip Service” show.   The rapper spoke on the reason for launching the first salvo,… Read more »

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Ed McMahon, Rapper Hammer Team For Superbowl Commercial

In the tradition of supplying wacky Super Bowl ads, Cash4Gold.com is purchasing advertising time for a commercial featuring former NBC late night host Ed McMahon and early 90s Hip-Hop star MC Hammer.   Cash4Gold.com is currently recognized as America’s top purchaser of precious metals. The organization sees its profits from buying the platinum, gold, and… Read more »

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Ludacris Launches ‘Teen Service Announcement’; Encourages HIV Testing

With a new “Teen Service Announcement,” multi-platinum rapper Ludacris has become one of the first celebrities to show support for Best Buy’s new teen-led social change platform, @15.   The new spot debuted online yesterday (January 28) at www.at15.org.   The @15 platform was devised by Best Buy to give teens a voice while giving… Read more »

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Rev. Al Sharpton Launching Nationwide Anti ‘Stop Snitchin’ Campaign

The Reverend Al Sharpton will join the families of two slain teenagers during an launching a nationwide drive against the “Stop Snitching” culture.   Rev. Sharpton, President of National Action Network, will appear with Bishop Victory Curry and Rev. Gaston Smith at Friendship MBC.   Additionally, Sharpton will add to the reward fund that has… Read more »

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Studio Owner Accuses J Prince of Extortion

Undeterred by a previous lawsuit dismissal, Hip-Hop entrepreneur Ronald Bookman is again pursuing legal action against Rap-A-Lot CEO J Prince for an alleged 2007 assault and extortion plot.   In the new lawsuit filed on Monday (January 26), Bookman claims that J Prince, real name James Prince, sought to coerce majority ownership of the plaintiff’s… Read more »

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