AHH Stray News: Nicki Teams With MAC, Mystikal Coming Back, Lupe, Rhymefest Team Up

(AllHipHop News) Rap star Nicki Minaj has inked a deal with MAC Cosmetics to launch her own line of lipstick called “Pink Friday.” The 25-year-old rapper, who just released her debut album Pink Friday, will release her own limited-run on Black Friday (November 26th). Afterwards, the lipstick will only be on sale for three other days: December 3rd, December 10th and December 17th. “MAC’s Pink Nouveau was my favorite lipstick for years, but it’s all about Pink Friday,” Nicki Minaj said in a statement.Rapper Mystikal will headline the “Saints-Giving” concert being held in Dallas, after the Dallas vs. Saints game on Thanksgiving. The Times-Picayune reports that Mystikal will hit the stage backed by a live band, to strengthen his shows as he prepares a comeback to the Hip-Hop game after serving a 6-year prison sentence. The Dallas show will take place at the House of Blues and tickets range from $20-50. Mystikal and his new band will also headline the House of Blues in New Orleans on December 16th, after a sold-out appearance t the venue in August. Lupe Fiasco and budding politician Che “Rhymefest” Smith are teaming together to help better the community in their hometown of Chicago, Illinois this Thanksgiving. The pair will be on hand to give out free turkeys and cheesecakes, but only to those who register to vote, or how have a current voter registration card. Lupe performed at Rhymefest’s Aldermanic campaign at The Shrine, as part of the pair’s ongoing commitment to work together to help Chicago’s South and West Sides. Turkeys will be distributed on both sides of town beginning today (November 24th) at 11:00 AM. The full schedule is listed below: 20th Ward Giveaway Locations:11:00 am – 11:45 am – Englewood United Methodist Church – 6400 S. Stewart12:00 pm – 12:45 pm – Chop It Up Barbershop – 6510 S. Halsted2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – St. Michael Archangel Church – 4821 S. Damen3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. – Parkway Gardens Apartments – 6415 S. Calumet4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. –  63rd & King Drive

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