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Story by Stereo Williams Cover Illustration by Kareem Kenyada Sex and popular music go together like models and cocaine. As far back as the blues, there have been songs dedicated to the most carnal of human impulses. “Backdoor Man,” “Hoochie Coochie Man,” and countless other tunes from legendary musicians like T-Bone Walker, KoKo Taylor, Muddy [...]
We’ve documented their cuteness as children and watched them grow into beautiful and handsome young adults. As the graduation season fast approaches there is one milestone before they turn their tassel, prom.
This week, on “T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle,” Tip tries to get Major some friends his age. Meanwhile, Tiny tries to help Shekinah find a new home. Find out all of the best moments after the cut. –nicholas robinson
Monica Brown announces pregnancy After being one of several celebs on “baby bump watch,” an Atlanta songstress is confirming that she’s with child. Monica Brown, 32, took to Instagram Saturday, May 11 to announce her baby news. The singer posted a photo of herself in a Roberto Cavalli gown with a very visible baby [...]
Multinational corporations have often entered into high-risk endorsement deals with controversial artists because of the financial windfalls they provide. But some of those companies have been getting burned quite frequently. Lil Wayne is but the latest artist to fall afoul of the public and the major companies that fork out millions to help them peddle [...]
Rick Ross will no longer serve as a spokesperson for Reebok. The Miami-based rapper faced criticism over lyrics he rapped on Rocko’s song “U.O.E.N.O.” On the song, Rick Ross rapped “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it, I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.” Rick [...]
Rick Ross now understands that lyrics can have a profound affect. The Miami-based rapper went to Twitter to give another half-hearted apology about a lyric that suggests rape. Rick Ross is likely concerned that his corporate partners (Reebok and Ultra Violet) will discontinue doing business with him because of the lyrics. On Rocko’s song, “U.O.E.N.O.,” [...]
The backlash against Rick Ross is justified. But critics shouldn’t be so quick to let hip-hop off the hook.
Rick Ross continues to face criticism over his lyrics on Rocko’s song, “U.O.E.N.O.” On the song, Rick Ross raps, “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it, I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.” Several groups have protested Ross and are calling for Reebok to drop [...]
Rick Ross’s controversial lyric on Rocko’s song “U.O.E.N.O.” could cost the rapper big
Rick Ross told a radio station that he was not promoting date rape in the song “U.O.E.N.O.” despite the fact that the lyrics clearly promote the act of drugging a woman and taking advantage of her sexually without her knowledge. The Maybach Music mogul’s signature topics are typically about rapping about his luxurious lifestyle until [...]
With a second season of BET’s “The Game” in tow, actress Lauren London expresses her gratitude for having such a supportive family when it comes to raising her 3-year-old son, Cameron Carter. While London co-parents her child with her ex and babies father Lil Wayne, the challenge of making things work within a blended family [...]
A radio station in Michigan has announced that Rick Ross and Lil Wayne will no longer be getting airplay
Ross has rapped about date-rape. Wayne has disrespected a slain 15 year old Civil Rights icon. Did it matter?
Rick Ross’ lyrics are often about drug selling, his ability to become extremely violent and sex. The Miami rapper may have taken things a bit too far with his lyrics on Rocko’s song, “U.O.E.N.O.” On the song, Rick Ross raps, “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it, I took her home [...]
In this week’s best new hip-hop songs, 50 Cent calls on Kendrick Lamar for assistance; J. Cole raps about the tribulations of falling deeply in love; Big K.R.I.T. inspires with his reign; The Dream and Fabolous release a strip club anthem; and Bun B raps about his love for Air Jordan sneakers. Click continue to [...]
Chicago rapper Lupe Fiasco was stopped from performing and removed from the stage during a pre-inauguration concert at Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C. after he went on a lengthy anti-war, anti-Obama tirade
Taylor J brought his laid back flow from St. Paul, Minnesota to Atlanta, and fits right in with the go-getter attitude that is prevalent among the younger generation. Taylor J’s Control mixtape recently debuted, and as Big Play Studios hosted the listening party, many things came to light about the new artist and [...]
White celebrities have received much criticism for their decision to adopt black babies, particularly ones born in Africa and other Third World countries. Disparaging remarks and stereotypes have ranged from “Hollywood’s hottest accessory” and “deep-seated white guilt” to “suspicious.” Deculturalization has been touted as one of the biggest concerns. One must really give that some [...]
President Obama has won re-election and his celebrity supporters came out in full force the entire evening to galvanize support for the incumbent, and then to celebrate. Some, like our beloved comedian Chris Rock, took his observations to another level, like this one: CNN projects Mitt Romney trying to be the first white guy to [...]
Meek Mill’s recent release of Dreams and Nightmares seemed to be an emotional time for many in the hip-hop community. Many fans of Meek Mill have watched his career before it even blossomed into one. While others watched Meek’s battle raps on YouTube, Mill was getting ready for something major. Today, he is following [...]
Monica Brown Turns 32
When you get the extremely anti-Democrat, anti-Obama Donald Trump saying that the debates were even, then you can easily conclude that Joe Biden won the vice presidential debate hands down: Pretty even debate- no knockouts. However Ryan’s closing statement somewhat stronger. What do you think? #VPDebate — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 12, 2012 Many [...]