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Pretty Ricky’s Spectacular Blue Smith Arrested for Punching Disney World Employee After COVID-19 Joke

Spectacular Blue Smith of the group Pretty Ricky was arrested Monday (Nov. 30) after he allegedly assaulted a Walt Disney World employee who asked him to stop joking about COVID-19. Orange County police said the 35-year-old was in line for a ride at the resort’s Animal Kingdom theme park Monday night when he walked past a Disney World employee, pretended to sneeze and said “coronavirus.” The employee told Smith that he didn’t think his joke was funny, to which the rapper allegedly responded: “I ...
Tags: Celebs, Crime, Celebrity Arrests, Mugshots, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Walt Disney World, Orange County, Smith, Animal Kingdom, Disney World, Orlando Florida, Ricky, Mugshot Madness, Pretty Ricky


Rapper Lil Yase shot dead at northern California train station

Alexander Mark Antonyyo Jr killed over Thanksgiving weekend in shooting at Dublin train stationA 26-year-old northern California rapper was gunned down over the Thanksgiving weekend, another in the growing list of fatal shootings in the region this year.Police in Dublin, in the San Francisco Bay Area, identified Alexander Mark Antonyyo Jr, who goes by the stage name Lil Yase, as the victim of a shooting at a train station on Saturday. Officers located Antonyyo at a nearby hospital, where he was ...
Tags: Music, California, San Francisco, US news, Rap, Hip-hop, Dublin, San Francisco Bay Area, Lil Yase, Alexander Mark Antonyyo Jr, Antonyyo


NBA YoungBoy Welcomes Sixth Child With Fifth Baby Mama Drea Symone

NBA YoungBoy is officially a daddy again … for the sixth time! The 21-year-old rapper has reportedly welcomed his sixth child with a woman named Drea Symone, who, according to reports, gave birth to the child—a baby girl—over the Thanksgiving holiday. Symone (who is YoungBoy’s fifth baby mama) shared a photo of the newborn baby’s hand on her Instagram page along with a touching caption revealing the baby girl’s name, Kodi Capri. “November 26th 2020, on Thanksgiving Day, I was given a 7.5lb reaso...
Tags: Celebs, Hip Hop, Nba, Pop Culture, Jazz, Floyd Mayweather, Floyd, Yaya, Celebrity Babies, Celebrity Kids, NBA YoungBoy, Youngboy, Hollywood Unlocked, Kentrell Gaulden, Drea Symone, Fifth Baby Mama Drea Symone


New radio station Mom’s Spaghetti starts on DAB

Former Revolution 96.2 owner Credible Media has launched a new digital radio service on small-scale DAB in Manchester. “Mom’s Spaghetti” is now on-air showcasing Hip-Hop and Rap of the 90s and 00s, along with a mix of RnB and Hip-Hop and dance tracks from the 80s. Content Director, Kevin Bailey says the format is unique to broadcast radio in the UK. “Whilst there are stations playing a mix of Hip-Hop and RnB, we’re casting our net wider to include less mainstream tracks, as well as the bigges...
Tags: UK, Top, Radio, Hip Hop, Manchester, East Coast West Coast, Kevin Bailey, Station News, Bauer Media, Matt Ramsbottom, Credible Media, Mom's Spaghetti, Eminem Sean Paul Jay Z Snoop Dogg


The 20 best songs of 2020

Our writers considered hundreds of contenders – and here are their picks of the year. Listen to all 390 tracks they voted for on our playlistDelivered from a nightmare: why our No 1 song works so wellWe kick off our end of 2020 music coverage with Guardian critics’ favourite songs, with our album of the year countdown starting tomorrow. As ever, each critic votes for top 20 songs and albums, with points allocated for each placing, and those points tallied to make these lists. There were 390 song...
Tags: Music, Rap, Culture, Pop and rock, Bob Dylan, Hip-hop, Dance music, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Electronic Music, The Weeknd, Cardi B, Fiona Apple, Waxahatchee, Rina Sawayama, Dua Lipa


CODE – Beatón (Videoclip)

BEATÓN es el nuevo sencillo del artista colombiano CODE A.K.A Mucho por contar. Ni una pandemia pudo detener a este talentoso artista bogotano para que disparara sus letras en el 2020, y esta vez por medio del Trap. Un trap con más olor a rap hardcore que a lo que nos tienen acostumbrados los “traperos” americanos. Los visuales a cargo de Santa Luna Studios llenan con un tinte oscuro y novedoso el estilo del artista, también dando a conocer por medio pinceladas la evolución artística y profes...
Tags: Rap, Code, Colombia, Hip Hop, 2020, Jazz, Bogota, Trap, Beaton, Suba, Español, Mucho por contar, Santa Luna Studios, Rap Hardcore, Trap colombiano


Quincy Hosts Safe, Socially Distanced Party with Shaggy & Patoranking in “Aye Yo” (Remix) Video

Quincy has teamed up with reggaeton legend Shaggy and Africa’s Patoranking for the remix of his dancehall hit song “Aye Yo” The music video sees the trio playing it s safe and adhering to today’s social distancing standards by coordinating and hosting a “digital” party via live streaming from various locations around the world. Though Quincy is in the United States, Shaggy is in Jamaica, and Patoranking is in Nigeria, they’re not letting a global pandemic stop them from being able to party toget...
Tags: Videos, Music, Music Videos, Nigeria, Africa, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Jamaica, Quincy, Quincy Brown, Shaggy, Special Anti Robbery Squad, Patoranking, Quincy Hosts Safe Socially Distanced Party, United States Shaggy


The Sound of Revenge by Chamillionaire Turns 15

Chamillionaire was one of the dopest mixtape rappers not only in Texas, but everywhere. His Mixtape Messiah series is legendary and he was damn good at marketing himself. Nowadays, Chamillionaire is deep in investing and no longer puts out music. 15 years ago today, Chamillionaire dropped his major label debut, The Sound of Revenge. Bun B, Scarface, Killer Mike, Lil Wayne, Pastor Troy and Krayzie Bone all appeared on The Sound of Revenge. Turn It Up was his first single and it featured another...
Tags: Music, Texas, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Chamillionaire, The Sound of Revenge, Mike Lil Wayne Pastor Troy, Sound of Revenge, Troy Radio Interruption Frontin, Tami Latrell Void


My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Turns 10 Today

Kanye West is one of the most polarizing figures to ever pick up a mic. We know about his recent struggles with depression and even made a bid to run for President. Kanye is one of the better musicians we’ve had ever as his production has always been great. The College Dropout, Late Registration and Graduation are considered classics. Kanye’s first three albums made him a megastar, but 808s & Heartbreak wasn’t for me. Two years later, Kanye released his 5th solo album. My Beautiful Dark Twiste...
Tags: Music, America, Albums, Kanye West, Hip Hop, Jazz, Rick Ross, Kanye, Heartbreak, Kanye West Check, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Jay Z Nick Minaj, Jay Z Rick Ross Nicki Minaj Bon Iver, Swizz Beatz Jay Z Pusha T Cyhi, Prynce RZA Devil, Rick Ross Runaway


LL Cool J Mr. Smith Turns 25 Years Old Today

LL Cool J has gone down as one of the greatest rappers of all-time. LL dropped his first album back in 1985. Radio just turned 35 a few days and it put LL Cool J on the map. After going platinum with his debut album, LL went double platinum with his Bigger and Deffer joint. Fast forward almost 10 years after Radio; LL dropped his 6th album Mr. Smith. Mr. Smith was one of my favorite LL albums as he had a mixture of slow and hard joints. Hey Lover was the first single and it went on to win a Gr...
Tags: Music, Hollywood, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Smith, LL Cool J, Lover, Mr. Smith, Keith Murray Fat Joe, Terri Monica Hollis


Summer Walker Confirms Pregnancy With London on Da Track’s Baby (PHOTOS)

Summer Walker is pregnant with her first child. The 24-year-old singer-songwriter took to Instagram Friday (Nov. 20) to confirm speculation that she’s pregnant with her boyfriend London on Da Track’s baby. In the post, she’s clearly rocking a growing baby bump, which she cradles with her hand, and she captioned the post with a bunch of angel emojis. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Summ...
Tags: Celebs, London, Instagram, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Baby Bump, Walker, Celebrity Pregnancies, London On Da Track, Summer Walker


Boosie Badazz Did Have Surgery on His Leg After Being Shot, But It Was NOT Amputated

While Boosie Badazz did go under the knife after getting shot in the leg, contrary to reports, surgeons did NOT remove his foot (or his leg), and he’s already home from the hospital recovering. TMZ reports: Our sources say Boosie had a procedure to remove bullet fragments, and he had some screws put in to make sure his foot properly heals. Boosie has diabetes, which led to speculation about potential amputation, but we’re told the only medical decisions in relation to his diabetes had to do with...
Tags: Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Rumors, Jazz, Dallas, Boosie Badazz, Rumor Control, Boosie


Megan Thee Stallion: Good News review – galloping into greatness

With easy flow, hard barbs and a magnetic persona, the rapper casts herself as the successor to hip-hop’s old-school heroesOn YouTube, you can still see one of Megan Thee Stallion’s early appearances at a 2016 rap cypher in Houston. It’s a very telling performance. Twenty-one years old and still an unknown student (“Support the artists,” pleads the accompanying text, “this is only the beginning of their journey”) she’s vastly outnumbered by male counterparts who don’t seem to be taking her terri...
Tags: Music, Rap, Culture, Pop and rock, Hip-hop, Houston, Megan, Megan Thee Stallion


Missy Elliott Sends Bride $1,300 to Purchase Her Dream Wedding Dress

Missy Elliott made one fan’s wedding dream come true by covering the cost of a wedding dress she’d set her sights on. TMZ reports: Ireanna Bradshaw’s getting married in March, but she and her fiance, Roderick Purdie, are also trying to move into their own place while planning the wedding, and long story short … the costs were pilling up. Ireanna shared that she found her dream dress — a beautiful floral plus-size style from David’s Bridal for $1,300 — but didn’t think she’d be able to afford it ...
Tags: Celebs, David, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Missy Elliott, Missy, Celebs Doing Good, Ireanna Bradshaw, Roderick Purdie, Ireanna, Missy Missy Elliott


Boosie Badazz Still in the Hospital After Dallas Shooting, Leg Could Be Amputated (Report)

Boosie Badazz is reportedly still in the hospital days after he was shot in Dallas, and we’re hearing that he’s suffering from major complications … so much so that he could possibly lose the leg he was shot in. As was previously reported, Boosie was paying his respects to slain Dallas rapper Mo3—who was a friend and collaborator of his—when he was shot in the city on Saturday (Nov. 14). Police said Boosie and his crew were driving in a sprinter van near a strip mall called Big T’s Plaza at the ...
Tags: Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Dallas, Boosie Badazz, Boosie, GOTC, Dallas City Hall We


Gucci Mane Jeezy Icy for Throwback Thursday

Welcome to another Thursday and that means we’re itching closer to the weekend. My playlist this week was another impressive to say the least. Still I Rise from 2Pac & the Outlawz, Jay-Z’s Blueprint 2, Crunk Juice by Lil Jon and Shyne’s debut. The new , my personal Big Pun Greatest Hits, I-20 and a few others made up my week. With the Verzuz battle set to go down tonight, I’m moving in another direction. As we all know, the original battle was to see T.I. go against Jeezy. The new Verzuz will...
Tags: Hip Hop, Jazz, Gucci, Gucci Mane, Lil Jon, Jeezy, Shyne, Throwback Thursday, Icy, Trap House, Blog Hops & memes, Verzuz, Crunk Juice, Mike Jody Breeze, Lil Scrappy Corner Cuttin, Khujo Independent Balling Like


Gangsta's Paradise, 1920s edition

PostmodernJukebox wanted to see what Coolio's 90s megahit Gangsta's Paradise would be like if it were 70 years older: "Chicago in the 1920's was truly a gangster's paradise, after all." This speakeasy jazz rendition is sun by Robyn Adele Anderson. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Video, Music, News, Chicago, Covers, Hip Hop, Jazz, Coolio, Robyn Adele Anderson, PostmodernJukebox


Young Reela x Arone – “ReelOSSM 3” (EP Review)

Hailing from the Sunshine State, FL, Young Reela and Arone have just released the third instalment of The ReelOSSM – (O)ut of (S)ight (S)till in (M)ind – tapes, “ReelOSSM 3”. This 7 track EP is full of new school vibes and flows with a sprinkle of 90’s R&B, just lingering in the background. “Eye candy” was a definite stand out track. I’m always a fan of songs that flow on from the last, in the same way that “Eye Candy” quite flawlessly flows from “Area Codes”, which is another great track. I al...
Tags: Reviews, Instagram, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Album Review, Tory Lanez, New Hip Hop, Arona, Arone, Young Reela, Reela, ReelOSSM, Sunshine State FL Young Reela


Boosie Badazz Shot in the Leg in Dallas Just Days After Mo3 Killing

Boosie Badazz was treated at a Dallas hospital for a gunshot wound Saturday (Nov. 14) … just days after Dallas rapper Mo3 was shot and killed on a highway in the same city. TMZ reports: Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Boosie was shot at in Dallas Saturday, after rolling through town in what we’re told was a sprinter van near a strip mall called Big T’s Plaza. Earlier in the day, he stopped by another venue to pay his respects to recently murdered Dallas rapper Mo3 — who was a friend and colla...
Tags: Celebs, Shooting, Guns, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Dallas, Gun Violence, Boosie Badazz, Boosie


Will Smith Reunites With “Fresh Prince” Cast, Including O.G. Aunt Viv, in Reunion Show Trailer

It’s the reunion we ALL have been waiting for. Will Smith released the trailer for the highly anticipated Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunion this morning, and it’s everything and then some! The reunion special—which will debut next Thursday (Nov. 19) on HBO Max—brings the Banks family back together 30 years after the sitcom’s debut. “These are the people who made me the man I am today,” Smith wrote in an Instagram post Friday (Nov. 13). “And I couldn’t let this day go by without marking the occasio...
Tags: Videos, Hbo, TV, Celebs, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Will Smith, Smith, Janet Hubert, Hubert, Bel Air, Viv, James Avery Uncle Phil, NBC Smith


King Von’s Sister Blasts Atlanta Mortician Who Allegedly Leaked Rapper’s Autopsy Photos: “WE NEED HIM FIRED NOW!”

King Von’s sister Kayla B has called out the mortician who allegedly took photos of the slain rapper following his autopsy and is believed to have helped the images spread online, sparking outrage all over social media. On top of that, Kayla says that the man should be fired for his actions, but claims he’s being protected by his employer. King Von, whose real name was Dayvon Daquan Bennett, was shot outside an Atlanta nightclub just after 3 a.m. last Friday (Nov. 6). Investigators believe the s...
Tags: Celebs, Hollywood, Instagram, Atlanta, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Curry, Rondo, Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, SMH, Kayla, Fif, Grady Memorial Hospital, Hustle Gang


Megan Thee Stallion Announces Debut Album “Good News” Will Be Released on November 20th

2020 has been a rough year for everybody, and Megan Thee Stallion says it’s time for some “Good News!” The Houston rapper—whose 2020 was especially rough—has just unveiled the cover art, title and release date for her highly anticipated debut album Good News. “Through such a rough year I felt like we could all use a lil good news,” Meg wrote on Twitter alongside the album’s cover art, which shows her inside of a glass box holding up a newspaper surrounded by news headlines. “My official album ‘G...
Tags: Music, Celebs, Beyonce, Albums, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Houston, Meg, Don, Megan, Cardi, Megan Thee Stallion, Good News Megan


Drake Jeezy Unforgettable for Throwback Thursday

Welcome to another Thursday and that means we are closer to the weekend. This week, mixtapes from Ja Rule and Beanie Sigel was played to go along with G Unit 19 Radio. Southern Smoke 5, Death Threatz from MC Eiht, Anarchy from Busta Rhymes and a personal collection from me was also played. My featured Throwback Thursday track is from Drake and it features Jeezy. The track is called Unforgettable and it’s off of his Thank Me Later album. Jeezy has a new album, Recession 2 coming out on November...
Tags: Hip Hop, Jazz, Drake, Young Jeezy, Swizz Beatz, Jeezy, Beanie Sigel, Throwback Thursday, Unforgettable, Blog Hops & memes, Thank Me Later, G Unit 19 Radio Southern Smoke, Wayne Cece


Q&A Sessions: Meet Thembisile Xulu, a doctor, hip-hop fan and mother

Dr Thembisile Xulu, the newly appointed chief executive of the Sanac Trust, tells Nicolene de Wee about a new plan to fight HIV, TB and STIs — and her hip-hop dance moves The post Q&A Sessions: Meet Thembisile Xulu, a doctor, hip-hop fan and mother appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Leadership, Hiv, Dance, Hip-hop, Healthcare, Respect, National, Authenticity, Angela Makholwa, Top Six, Health System, South Africa (country, Gender-based Violence, Dr Fixer, Dr Thembisile Xulu, SANAC


Dallas Rapper Mo3 Dead at 28 After Getting Shot in the Head, Video Appears to Show Him Lifeless on Highway

Dallas rapper Mo3 has died after he was shot in the back of the head while running away from the gunman on a highway in his hometown. He was 28 years old. According to TMZ, Mo3 was driving on I-35 in Dallas when he was shot. He was then rushed to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Our sources say the fatal shooting went down like this … the gunman and Mo3 were both traveling northbound on I-35 when the trigger man got out of his car and approached Mo3’s. The rapper got out of his car an...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Dallas, Trending, Boosie Badazz, Dallas Fort Worth, Melvin Noble, Mo3, Dee Dawg


Dallas Rapper Mo3 Dead at 28 After Getting Shot in the Head, Video Shows Him Lifeless on Highway

Dallas rapper Mo3 has died after he was shot in the back of the head while running away from the gunman on a highway in his hometown. He was 28 years old. According to TMZ, Mo3 was driving on I-35 in Dallas when he was shot. He was then rushed to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Our sources say the fatal shooting went down like this … the gunman and Mo3 were both traveling northbound on I-35 when the trigger man got out of his car and approached Mo3’s. The rapper got out of his car an...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Dallas, Trending, Boosie Badazz, Dallas Fort Worth, Melvin Noble, Mo3, Dee Dawg


New Video Shows King Von Punching Quando Rondo Before Fatal Shooting

New footage has surfaced showing another angle of the moments leading up to the fatal shooting between King Von and Quando Rondo’s crews outside an Atlanta nightclub early Friday morning (Nov. 6). This video shows King Von exiting a vehicle with a large group of people behind him. He then walks up to Quando Rondo and punches him in the face, and continues a barrage of punches before the footage ends. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Fights, Shooting, Guns, Atlanta, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Gun Violence, Leeks, Trending, Quando Rondo, King Von, Timothy Leeks, Rondo King Von


50 Cent Calls Out T.I. Over Alleged King Von Shooting Comments: “They Will Kill You For What You Just Said”

T.I. found himself on the receiving end of some serious backlash over comments he made following King Von’s murder in Atlanta. In an Instagram post Monday (Nov. 9), Tip addressed recent killings that have happened in his hometown. “Atlanta is a beautiful progressive city filled with Black excellence. We uplift each other & win together. Stop coming here to kill each other. That sh*t is played out,” he wrote. He added in the post’s caption: “Handle YOUR beefs in YOUR city. Thx in advance.” https:...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Atlanta, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, 50 Cent, Trending, Kayla, Fif, T.i, Quando Rondo, King Von, Kayla 50 Cent


King Von Autopsy Photos Allegedly Leaked by Quando Rondo’s Crew

Social media users are outraged after someone leaked graphic photos of slain rapper King Von’s body laying on an autopsy table. King Von (real name: Dayvon Bennett) was shot and killed last Friday (Nov. 6) in a shootout between his crew and that of rival rapper Quando Rondo outside an Atlanta nightclub. PREVIOUSLY: Chicago Rapper King Von Dead at 26 After Being Shot Outside Atlanta Nightclub The 26-year-old Chicago rapper died while in surgery at Grady Memorial Hospital. The photos were likely...
Tags: Facebook, Wtf, Celebs, Atlanta, Chicago, Hip Hop, Reddit, Pop Culture, Jazz, Rae, PPL, Grady Memorial Hospital, Really, Grady Hospital, Katie Got Bandz, Ken Grieve


Timothy Leeks (Allegedly Quando Rondo’s Brother) Arrested & Charged With King Von’s Murder

A man believed to be the person who shot and killed Chicago rapper King Von in Atlanta early Friday morning (Nov. 7) has been arrested. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 22-year-old Timothy Leeks was taken into custody charged with felony murder Saturday after the Atlanta Police Department secured warrants. There are unconfirmed reports that Leeks is the brother of rapper Quando Rondo, though that information hasn’t been verified. It is true, however, that Quando Rondo and Leeks at ...
Tags: Murder, Crime, Shooting, Guns, Mugshots, Atlanta, Georgia, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Apd, Gun Violence, Lil Durk, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Bennett