A Los Angeles man who was fired from job at a local hospital killed his five children, wife and himself at their home yesterday (January 28).
According to CNN, Ervin Lupoe, 40, decided to take the lives of his family after he and his wife were recently fired from Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center.
Prior to the killings and his suicide, Lupoe sent a note to a local TV station threatening to kill his family and himself because… Continue
QDIII, the man behind the Beef DVD series and Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel, recently released his latest project, Crips and Bloods: Made In America, an award- winning documentary about two of South Los Angeles’ most notorious gangs.
Along with QDIII, who is credited as an executive producer, the film has several other big name producers connected to the project including NBA player Baron Davis and Jessica Alba’s husband Cash Warren, among others. Directed by Stacy Peralta… Continue
E1 Entertainment, the parent company of Koch Records has chosen to dissolve the company (name) in a consolidation effort to merge their portfolio of over 100 global subsidiaries under one branded umbrella.
The move which is little more than a name change comes as the urban division gears up for a hefty run with releases from D-Block, Alchemist, Juelz Santana’s Skull Gang, Havoc of Mobb Deep, and Slim Thug.
Police have released surveillance video images of a white pick up truck seen leaving the scene of a fatal shooting early Saturday morning.
19-year-old Adair Freeman was shot to death outside his father’s recording studio on Jan. 24 at 1:50 a.m. as he returned to the studio from a Shell gas station at 14th and Spring streets.
Surveillance video shows a white late model Chevrolet pickup truck with a black bed liner pull past the pumps at… Continue
*Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, T.I. and Kanye West are among the newest artists added to the performance lineup for the 51st annual Grammy Awards, to be held Feb. 8 at Los Angeles' Staples Center.
The quartet is expected to perform their hit single "Swagga Like Us," while T.I. will also take the stage with Justin Timberlake to rock their current duet, "Dead and Gone."
Other newly-added artists include Paul McCartney, who will be backed by Foo… Continue
My man Wesley Trent Snipes, South Bx product, has been picked bymovie icon Spike Lee to play none other than James Brown in the Biopic. Like my Khal said over @ Rock the dizz, I don’t doubt this cats ability with the acting. He’s done a wide array of things but i’m not sure how they’ll flip the voice issh. maybe it’ll be all milli vanilli, we’ll see. How do you think he can… Continue
AT&T customers can download the ringtone exclusively through February 2ND. The internet keeps very little secrets and one of its worst kept is that AT&T has teamed up with Lil Wayne to release a new song via social media. What was unclear were some of the details which were outlined in yesterday’s press release. Tonight between 9-10 p.m. PST Fans (that’s you Ca$h) can log on to one of two AT&T Facebook Page to catch the live world debut… Continue
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I walked in on the Al-Arabiya interview last night in the middle and I’ll admit I was rather shocked. I didn’t know he was planning to give this interview, his first formal such sit down as president to an Arab TV station. It speaks volumes about his focus for his administration.
One of the major complaints of the McCain campaign was that President Obama would not be ready on day 1. What we’ve seen is rather the opposite. He seems… Continue
R&B singer Akon found himself at the centre of a frightening scene in London recently - when an encounter with fans went awry.
The Smack That hitmaker was strolling through the city centre at the weekend when several members of the public approached the star.
But the sighting sparked a fan frenzy and after being mobbed, Akon was forced to take shelter in a nearby fast food restaurant.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Family members of a murder victim released her picture in the hopes someone might be able to help them solve her murder.
DeKalb County police found Angelika Williams shot and killed in her car Sunday. Police said Williams was slumped over her car’s steering wheel.
The 21-year-old was found parked outside the Spring Harbor Condos on Bayshore Drive but she did not live there.
R&B singer/songwriter The-Dream is trying to get Kanye West to do a Jay-Z/R. Kelly Best of Both Worlds-esque collaborative album.
In a recent interview with West Coast radio personality DJ Skee, the hitmaker responsible for such songs as Rihanna’s “Umbrella” and J. Holiday’s “Bed” spoke on his plans on collaboration with ‘Ye. “Me and Kanye, we trying to lock this business down,” he said. “I wanna do a record with Kanye. I already let him know about it – I told him I… Continue
Young Jeezy ain’t never scared. As previously reported, the snowman struck back at Bill O’Reilly after the TV host called he and Jay-Z’s inaugural performance of the “My President” remix, “offensive.”
Though he harshly criticized Jeezy and poked fun at his name, O’Reilly did open the door for the rapper to appear on “The O’Reilly Factor” to explain his position. The Snowman said he’d gladly face the Fox TV personality.
Atlanta rapper Rocko was sentenced to 48 hours behind bars for an incident that occurred in February of ‘07.
Rocko, who is currently engaged to R&B singer Monica, plead no contest to battery charges earlier today according to WBSTV.com. A DeKalb county solicitor says the “Umma Do Me” rapper assaulted a woman in a ATL club with enough force to give her a black eye and cause injuries to her face.
Last week, before performing the "My President" remix with Jay-Z in Washington, D.C., Young Jeezy told MTV News that even though his song was inspired by Barack Obama, he didn't expect the president to come out and endorse it. Jeezy is fully aware that there is still a certain distance the… Continue
The 3 year old son of New York Knicks star Eddy Curry reportedly witnessed the murder of his mother and baby sister at a Chicago apartment yesterday (January 24)
According to The New York Daily News, Curry’s former girlfriend Nova Henry, 24, was found shot dead along with her 9-month-old daughter, Ava, by Henry's mother at their apartment Saturday evening.