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Russell Simmons discusses the documentary Romeo Is Bleeding (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for Steed Media Service)

Russell Simmons will remove himself from being the head of his business ventures after another woman came forward with sexual assault allegations against him. Jenny Lumet, the granddaughter of Lena Horn and daughter of director Sidney Lumet, revealed the incident that took place in 1991. Jenny Lumet recently wrote a story that was published by…

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Russell Simmons’ accuser, who says the entertainment mogul sexually assaulted her while famous producer Brett Ratner watched, isn’t backing away from her claims. One weekend in 1991, the Def Jam Recordings founder, then 34, reportedly assaulted her while she was just 17 years old. His accuser is “ready to shine more light” on Hollywood’s dirtiest…

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Casamigos Tequila took over the Sunset Strip last night with their famous Halloween party. George Clooney, Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman’s highly-coveted event completely transformed an iconic venue into a ‘70s discotheque with all of Hollywood coming out to celebrate including Amal Clooney, Kaia and Presley Gerber, DeAndre Jordan, Russell Simmons, Alessandra Ambrosio, Joanna Krupa,…

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Russell Simmons’ daughter Ming Lee is all grown up. Ming, now 17-years-old, is model Kimora Lee’s eldest daughter with ex-husband Simmons. But, don’t get it twisted. She’s not just another celebrity seed living off of mommy and daddy’s hard earned money. In fact, when the beauty isn’t working modeling gigs, she’s got her head in…

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Entertainment mogul Russell Simmons, co-founder of Def Jam Recordings, has been on to something with his meditation practice. On October 4, 2017, he turned 60 years old. To celebrate his birthday, he invited his 1.7M IG followers to join him at his yoga studio, center for yogic science and school of meditation, Tantris, located on…

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RushCard, which was co-founded by hip-hop impresario Russell Simmons, gave $50K to the Chicago community to help reduce youth violence. Simmons and the Peacekeepers held their first barbershop recruitment event to get community members to become Peacekeepers in Chicago. The event was held at Larry’s Barber College, 10456 S. Halsted St. See photos below. Photo…

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President Donald Trump stunned the nation with his remarkably imbecilic remarks on the uprising of White supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia. None were probably more surprised, however, than Trump’s former millionaire running buddy and close friend, Russell Simmons. The Def Jam founder was so repulsed by Trump’s repugnant press conference this past Tuesday — along with the rest of Trump’s gaffes,…

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Russell Simmons discusses the documentary Romeo Is Bleeding (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for Steed Media Service)

Romeo Is Bleeding is a heart-wrenching documentary that brilliantly switches between the real life of Donté Clark and his desire to produce a stage play titled Té Harmony. The play documents the continued violence between North Richmond and Central Richmond in California as its backdrop. Rolling out spoke with executive producer Russell Simmons, director Jason Zeldes,…

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From what little we know of Frank Ocean’s home life, the Blonde singer has always spoken and sung about the strained and dysfunctional relationship he has with his father, whom he claims walked out of his life when he was just a youngster. Ever since Ocean made it big as an international singing sensation, their…

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Throughout Donald Trump’s divisive, incendiary and controversial presidential campaign, the former reality star attracted a mountain of criticism form citizens and celebs alike, including his former mogul friend Russell Simmons. Despite Simmons’ previous chastisement of his old friend, Trump continued to malign minorities all the way to the White House. And now that Trump is the president-elect, Simmons has…

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Russell Simmons continues to play a vital role in launching the careers of the most prominent Black comics in the nation. With his Def Comedy Jam brand, Simmons’ HBO series served as an important starting point of success for comedians such as Martin Lawrence, Jamie Foxx, and Bernie Mac to name a few. This Saturday,…

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Donald Trump has had more than his fair share of celebrity critics, especially when it comes to Black celebs taking the Republican presidential hopeful to task for his racist and xenophobic comments. One Black celeb in particular, Russell Simmons, already spoke out against his former friend Trump last year and now he’s decided to blast…

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Russell Simmons

Media mogul Russell Simmons has long been active in the world of politics. From founding the Hip-Hop Action Summit Network to organizing protests to change the harsh sentencing of the Rockefeller Drug Laws, the 58-year-old founder of the historic Def Jam record label has always found a way to leverage his influence politically. With the race for…

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Russell Simmons

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Russell Simmons stopped by “The Real” to share his thoughts on the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. The 58-year-old mogul says the local government’s negligence in letting this situation occur amounts to  “environmental racism.” Catch Simmons on “The Real” Friday, Jan. 29 at 11 a.m. EST.    

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