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Yung Joc Blames Media; Respects Law

Yung Joc hasn’t said much since his arrested at a Cleveland airport, but the rapper has broken his brief silence and now claims that the media and the public has it all wrong.   “I have the utmost respect for the laws of this country and would never deliberately commit an act that would jeopardize… Read more »

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Yung Joc Released On $50K Bond

Atlanta rapper Yung Joc was released from an Cuyahoga County, Ohio jail yesterday (December 24) on $50,000 bond, after being arrested for allegedly carrying a gun through an airport security checkpoint.   Yung Joc was arrested on December 23, after security found a fully loaded firearm and ammunition in his carry on luggage, as he… Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS: Jay-Z Leaves Def Jam

After months of speculation, Hip-Hop mogul Jay-Z  announced on December 24 that he will officially vacate his position as President of Def Jam Records at the end of his term.The 38-year-old rapper issued a statement today (December 24) stating he will step down as president in 2008.“I’ve been incredibly fortunate to have served as President… Read more »

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R&B Singers, Rappers Wrap For Christmas

The Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes Foundation’s second annual Celebrity Gift Wrap and Fundraiser came to a close this weekend, ending its three-week run at the Mall at Stone Crest in Lithonia, GA, just east of Atlanta.   Celebrity volunteers Case, Donnell Jones, Slim of the group 112, Ronnie Devoe, Jagged Edge and others were on… Read more »

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Yung Joc Arrested With Gun In Airport

Grammy nominated rapper Yung Joc was arrested in Cleveland, Ohio this morning, after he allegedly attempted to pass through an airport security check point with a fully loaded handgun.   According to police, Yung Joc attempted to pass through a security checkpoint at the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, when police found the fully loaded firearm…. Read more »

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Beanie Sigel, Bill Cosby March For Peace

Rap star Beanie Sigel generated talk of a different kind during Philadelphia’s Peace Week 2007, when he walked hand-in-hand with actor/comedian Bill Cosby, during an anti-crime march.   The pair, who marched alongside each other on Thursday (December 20), spoke earlier that day to 30 at risk youths at William Penn High School in Philadelphia…. Read more »

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