A 9-year-old Brooklyn boy who was struck in the head by a stray bullet showed some improvement today - giving his enraged family hope that he will survive.
"The doctors said it never happens this quickly - that it's a miracle," said John Kelly, the father of Shamshawan Kelly, who was caught in the cross-fire of a wild shooting Monday night near his Crown Heights home.
"Everyone is praying for him" said the father, who spoke near the… Continue
In what may be his first big screen role since 'Blade II', Entertainment Weekly posted the first look of Wesley Snipes, along with Don Cheadle, in 'Brooklyn's Finest', which is being directed by Antoine Fuqua.
Three unconnected Brooklyn cops wind up at the same deadly location after enduring vastly different career paths.
Snipes will play a drug dealer and Cheadle is an undercover officer, respectively.
By Kamau High
NEW YORK (Billboard) - R&B hitmaker Chris Brown has designed a line of branded caps for headwear and apparel maker New Era Cap, which will pay the singer a royalty for every hat sold, Billboard has learned.
The caps will go on sale August 14 at hat retailer Lids, New Era stores and newera.com. Brown's line of baseball-style caps features six designs, including one evoking the 1980s with an image of a boom box and… Continue
Officers arrested and charged Jermaine Canada, 27, with first-degree murder. A resident called 911 around 9 a.m. on Monday and reported seeing a man matching the description of the gunman in the 2600 block of W. Camelback Road, police said.
"The children were not with him at the time he was taken into custody, and that was a great concern for us," said Detective Stacie Derge with the Phoenix… Continue
SECOND ALBUM. A SECOND COMPLEX COVER. A SECOND CHANCE AT A FIRST IMPRESSION. TRUST US, YOU’VE NEVER SEEN CASSIE LIKE THIS BEFORE.
By Justin Monroe
Photographs By Gavin Bond
Styling By Anoma Ya Whittaker
What’s changed for Casandra “Cassie” Ventura since last year? Besides being a Complex cover girl, we mean. Well, not all that much: She’s still beautiful, obviously (Filipino-Mexican-West-Indian-African-American, holler at… Continue
PR - This independent record label has already inked a major deal with Atlanta's own artist Myko, who recently opened shows for rap star Trina, Floetry, Bobby Valentino and more. The young pop singer also worked with Rick Ross on his next underground single entitled "Spend this Bread".
Outta Pocket Entertainment will cover all genres of music including rock, Pop, Hip-hop and Rap. When asked about future goals and objectives for the new… Continue
*The Jacksons will be honored as BMI Icons at the 8th Annual Urban Music Awards scheduled for Sept. 4 in Los Angeles.
Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon, Michael and, joining in 1976, younger brother Randy, will be saluted with an all-star musical tribute during the ceremony to be held at the Wilshire Theatre in Beverly Hills. Whether or not all six siblings will show up for the unofficial reunion remains to be seen.
Find more videos like this on . Young Jeezy kicked off back to school this past weekend with a daytime bowling event for some special kids in his hometown of Atlanta. The multi-platinum star rented out Metro Lanes and Games for the afternoon, where he gave away free backpacks, clothing, sneakers and school supplies to about 350 youngsters in need -- all courtesy of the rapper himself, in… Continue