NFL’s Ray Rice arrested for knocking fiancée unconscious

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Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice was arrested in Atlantic City, N.J. for punching his baby mama so hard that she was knocked unconscious, according to reports. Initially, it was reported that Rice was involved in a domestic dispute and arrested early Saturday morning at Revel, an entertainment resort in Atlantic City, N.J., in… Read more »

Ex-NFL player Jerramy Stevens fiancée still marries him after arrest for domestic abuse

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Is it possible to prevent a train wreck with the caboose going full speed? That’s the question this writer posed upon hearing the news that U.S. women’s soccer team goalie and two-time Olympic gold medalist Hope Solo married her boyfriend of two months, former Seattle Seahawks tight end Jerramy Stevens following a court appearance for… Read more »

Cee Lo Green Shares Homophobic Hate Notes With ‘Best Bud’ Tracy Morgan?

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Cee Lo Green’s song “Forget You (F—k You)” has recently seemed to be more appropriate personally for the singer now then ever. After local music editor Andrea Swensson called his June 16 Minneapolis, Minn., show “lackluster” and “gross,” the singer took to Twitter with a seemingly anti-gay rant and lashed back at her with this tweet:… Read more »

Sean Falyon – Mr. Falyon Meets SMKA

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 SMKA Sean Falyon is all about making escapist hip-hop, and with his new project with Atlanta production crew SMKA, he lives up to his calling. The Philly emcee demonstrates insight and agility on the mic with songs like the mid-tempo groove, “Big City Nights” where he talks about fast living without being overbearing. Other standouts… Read more »

Former Junior MAFIA member calls Notorious B.I.G.’s son ‘gay’

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Chico Del Vec, a former member of the 90s rap group Junior M.A.F.I.A. blasted Christopher “C.J.” Wallace, Jr., son of the late Notorious B.I.G., for being “gay.” In an interview with Forbez DVD, Chico said that he believes C.J. is gay after seeing a graduation picture of the teenager hugging another another man from behind. Chico originally made the statement on Facebook and was criticized by Biggie fans and others.

Rapper Dayne Jordan talks new album, how timing led him to Lupe Fiasco, DJ Jazzy Jeff

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Philadelphia is a breeding ground for a musical talent, having spawned the illustrious careers of everyone from the late greats; Pearl Bailey, Solomon Burke and John Coltrane to R&B titans; Frankie Beverly, The Stylistics, Blue Magic, Boyz II Men, Hall & Oates and Patti LaBelle, as well as hip-hop vets; Schoolly D, Steady B, Three Times Dope… Read more »

Marcus Scribner of ‘black-ish’ says this season is just warming up

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Season two of the hilarious ABC comedy “Black-ish” has been better than ever, with several celebrity guests and more gut-busting one-liners. On Oct. 28, the Halloween episode featured Michael Strahan as the Johnson family’s crazy cousin, Junebug. Marcus Scribner, who plays the wise-cracking eldest son, Andre, tells us that the season is only warming up…. Read more »

Tracy Morgan returns to ‘SNL’ with ’30 Rock’ reunion

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Roughly a year after a tragic car accident placed him in a coma, Tracy Morgan returned to “Saturday Night Live” to thunderous applause and a “30 Rock” reunion. The October 17 segment featured the comedian who was once a “SNL” cast member in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Morgan returned to NBC’s Studio 8H… Read more »

Walmart attorney up in arms about Tracy Morgan’s Emmy speech

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Not many moments at last week’s 67th Annual Emmy Awards were more heartfelt than Tracy Morgan’s surprise appearance to present the award for outstanding drama series. Though many were touched by the unexpected moment, there is one individual who was not a fan of the speech Morgan gave about his amazing recovery from injuries suffered in the… Read more »