HEAVY D’S MOTHER CLEARS THINGS UP ABOUT RAPPER’S WILL!
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(AllHipHop News) “The Myers family is a close-knit family and always will be. Just the way Heavy liked it,” says Eulahlee Myers, mother of Dwight Myers better known as legendary rapper Heavy D. Earlier this week reports began to circulate that Heavy’s brother, Floyd Myers, was seeking to take control of the rapper’s entire estate, but according Eulahlee, all… Read more »
LESSONS FROM A LEGEND: DJ EDDIE F ON APPRECIATING THE DIFFERENCE IN THEN & NOW
DO YOU REMEMBER A TIME WHEN RAP & R&B WEREN’T TIED AT THE HIP? NEITHER CAN WE!
(AllHipHop News) Def Jam Recordings and Nas have officially announced a July 17 release for the rapper’s tenth studio album, Life Is Good. In a recent interview with MTV, Nas spoke on the ideas behind the music itself and some of the unexpected collaborations that he was involved with during the recording process. “A lot of the… Read more »
THE TOP 10 ARTISTS WE WANT HOLOGRAMMED LIKE PAC
NAS CHECKS IN DURING A SPECIAL DEF JAM PRESS CONFERENCE; DROPS ALBUM DETAILS
(AllHipHop News) The estate of Heavy D is still dealing with post-mortem issues, specifically collections matters with the IRS. According to TMZ, Heavy D’s estate owes the IRS approximately $44,000, based on documents filed last month by the Franchise Tax Board in California. The tax lien against Dwight E. Myers is in the amount of… Read more »
HEAVY D’S CAUSE OF DEATH REVEALED
2011…OH, WHAT A YEAR IT WAS! ALLHIPHOP.COM KICKS OFF “THE 2011 PLAYBACK!”
Since the release of his 1996 debut, At the Speed of Life, rapper and actor Xzibit has had his fair share of ups and downs both within the industry and outside of it. In 2012, he says that is all going to change with the release of his seventh studio album, Napalm. In the five years… Read more »
ALLHIPHOP.COM SITS IN WITH KIDZ IN THE HALL TO LEARN ABOUT THEIR NEW ALBUM!
LONDON’S ESTELLE DISCUSSES HER RAP ROOTS & THE REVOLUTION THAT HAD HER CITY IN FLAMES!
(AllHipHop News) On the evening prior to his being laid to rest, Dwight Arrington Myers was saluted by peers and fans at the taping of the Soul Train Awards 2011 in Atlanta. On the red carpet, Kurtis Blow, Daddy O, and Naughty by Nature shared memories and reflections on Heavy’s life. Soul for Real also… Read more »
EXCLUSIVE: CELEBS, POLITICIANS AND EVEN PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA HONOR HEAVY D.!
HEAVY D.’S FAMILY ISSUES STATEMENT ON RAPPER’S UNTIMELY PASSING
HEAVY D FUNERAL DETAILS ANNOUNCED
Texas rap legend Bun B, the remaining half of rap group UGK, found himself in a ‘hood liquor store in Brooklyn, New York, this week to pay tribute to his other half, the late rapper, Pimp C. With the rumble of the Brooklyn J Train above, the Pimp C celebration took form via a new… Read more »
ARTISTS, EXECUTIVES TALK HEAVY D.’S LIFE, DEATH AND INFLUENCE
Peace and Light, Happy Wins-Day, and Welcome to the first day of the rest of your life! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to celebrating life! They say death comes in threes!! Rest in Peace Andy Rooney, Joe Frazier, and Heavy D! When you think about the good lives that are lost sometimes, seemingly on a… Read more »
BREAKING NEWS: HEAVY D. DIES SUDDENLY AT 44
Veteran rapper and actor Heavy D. has been tapped to star in Tom Cole’s 1976 play “Medal of Honor Rag,” which is being executive produced by Will Smith. “Medal of Honor Rag” is being directed by veteran actor Delroy Lindo and centers on a clinically depressed Vietnam veteran named Dale Jackson and his relationship with a New York psychiatrist…. Read more »
Heavy D set the mic aside for acting, but now the veteran emcee is returning to the game and has signed with Sean “P. Diddy” Combs’ Bad Boy label. In a ground breaking deal, the Mount Vernon bred rapper/actor will receive 100 percent of the profits from his Bad Boy release, after the label recoups… Read more »