“Never wear anything that you wouldn’t want to wear in jail,” a guideline that southern rapper Young Jeezy has followed everyday when it comes to getting fresh. Sure the statement may seem a little extreme to those of us who aren’t involved in any bing-worthy activities but we can’t front, Jeezy makes his clothes work for him. That said, you won’t catch the snowman rocking skinny jeans and colorful dunks anytime soon. Sticking to classics like leather… Continue
7 news reports "Two teenagers are charged in connection with an attack on a 14-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother. Police say the victims were beaten and robbed Sunday. They were running an errand for their grandmother in the city's West Chatham neighborhood.…
In celebration of Def Jam’s quarter century in the music business, XXL has selected a handful of the label’s roster, past and present, to grace the cover of the November issue.
XXL’s new issue will include memorable tales from the MCs about the famed label, along with a complete discography of Def Jam releases and a comprehensive timeline of the brand’s biggest moments. Behind the scenes masterminds, Russell Simmons, Lyor Cohen and Kevin Liles… Continue
It looks like Shyne’s homecoming is on hold for the moment.
The former Bad Boy rapper (born Jamal Barrow) was scheduled to be released from prison Tuesday (October 6) after serving more than nine years of a 10-year sentence in connection with the 2001 Club New York shooting involving Diddy and Jennifer Lopez.
But his release is now under review, as representatives for the rapper revealed to MTV News that the Brooklyn MC is being… Continue
Sept. 30) - It must happen thousands of times each day in crowded cities like New York. Two men approach one another on the sidewalk and inadvertently bump shoulders. Unfortunately, on Sunday, Sept. 28, one such chance encounter ended in the deaths of the men involved.
According to the New York Post, 28-year-old Army veteran Sirmone McCaulla had just exited a bus from New Jersey and was walking down Eighth Avenue in New York when he happened to… Continue
We are not sure of the boys race; nevertheless, these kids are being killed like a sport. After a fight between schools happened in NY, gun fire erupted and a child was chased down:
A 13-year-old was killed and another teen…… was wounded in gunfire in front of a Queens car wash Friday, police and witnesses said. Kevin Miller was felled by a bullet to the head in the Cambria Heights shootout around 3 p.m., police said. “It was like ‘pop, pop,’”… Continue
*Rio de Janeiro won a resounding vote on Friday to stage the first Olympics in South America in 2016, rebuffing U.S. President Barack Obama, who had personally lobbied for his adopted hometown Chicago.
The decision by the International Olympic Committee in Copenhagen sparked joyful samba dancing on Rio's Copacabana beach and shocked disbelief on the streets of Chicago, which had been considered the front-runner.
Rio's victory was heralded as signaling Brazil's… Continue