Tag: Hip-hop

Movies

Roxanne Shante: Forest Whitaker Producing Film About Female Rap Star

Oscar winner Forest Whitaker has signed on to produce a feature film about the legendary Roxanne hip-hop wars that occurred in the music industry back in the 1980s. According to Roger Friedman at Showbiz411.com, the film is titled “Roxanne, Roxanne” ...
NewsRadio

Her History: Tanya Hart First Woman & African-American To Head ...

Emmy Award-winning producer and syndicated radio personality Tanya Hart has been elected as co-chair of The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors (www.Caucus.org), making her the first African-American and first woman to head up the 40-year-old entertainment industry trade organization. ...
Radio

Traci Braxton: Going Solo On New Radio Show

“Braxton Family Values” star Traci Braxton will make her debut on SiriusXM satellite radio on Tuesday. The 44-year-old reality TV star will host a three-hour program, “The Traci Braxton Takeover” from 3pm to 6pm ET on SiriusXM channel The Heat. ...
Music

Reunited: Soul Duo Floetry Perform Together In London

Remember the neo-soul duo Floetry? They’re the British-bred duo who garnered songwriting success in the late 90’s and early 2000’s after moving to the United States, before going on to have a successful run as artists. Signed to DreamWorks Records, ...
News

Lil’ Kim: Gives Birth To First Child

Rapper veteran Lil’ Kim gave birth on Monday at 9:58am to a baby girl. The 39-year-old talent, whose real name is Kimberly Jones, named her daughter Royal Reign. [divider]READ: Baby On Board: Lil’ Kim Is Pregnant[divider] Lil’ Kim’s daughter was ...
Hip Hop

50 Cent: Now Blaming Solo Sex For Poor Mets Pitch

Folks are still talking about rapper 50 Cent’s terrible pitch last week at the New York Mets game. During his whirlwind promotional tour to support his new CD, “Animal Ambition,” the hip-hop superstar has been offering countless excuses as to ...
Hip Hop

Dr. Dre: Beats Acquisition By Apple Makes Him Hip-Hop’s Richest ...

The imminent purchase of headphone maker Beats by Apple for $3.2 billion is set to make music veteran Dr. Dre (real name Andre Young) the wealthiest man in hip-hop. While there are reports that the acquisition of the hip headphone ...
Music

Mack Wilds: Headed On Tour & Lands Sean John Endorsement

Mack Wilds is maintaining the momentum of his 2014 Grammy nomination by announcing a spring tour that will kick off with a performance of his hit single, ‘Own It’ on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Wednesday. The R&B/Hip Hop star ...
News

Baby On Board: Lil’ Kim Is Pregnant

Rap veteran Lil’ Kim is pregnant. The hip hop star revealed her baby bump during an appearance at The Blonds fashion show during New York Fashion Week on Wednesday. “The Notorious K.I.M.” star has not revealed the identity of the ...
Hip HopMusic

Back At It: Finally, An Outkast Reunion

Groundbreaking hip-hop duo Outkast is finally giving the fans the reunion they’ve been asking for. The rap duo, made up of performers Antwan “Big Boi” Patton and André “3000” Benjamin, will celebrate their 20th anniversary by headlining the Coachella Valley ...