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Vanessa Bryant Slams Rapper Meek Mill Over ‘Insensitive’ Lyrics About Her Late Husband, Kobe Bryant

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Director Kelly Reichardt On The Commitment To A Daily Process Of Making Art

The director of Meek’s Cutoff and First Cow is also feeling, well, a bit cynical. “There’s so much celebration of women and people of color this year and I’m thinking ‘that’s great,’ but a cynical part of me is thinking ‘Is this just Covid?’ Are they just thinking ‘Let’s just let women in and give them the awards this year – no one’s actually coming to watch the films’ … I don’t know, we’ll have to see where the lasting power is.” – Variety
Tags: Art, Media, Meek, Kelly Reichardt, 02.06.21

Meek Mill Says He Only Gave ATL Water Boys $20 Because He Didn’t Want Them to Buy Drugs

Meek Mill has offered an explanation as to why he only gave a group of Atlanta teens selling water $20. In case you missed it, Meek caught backlash earlier this month for posting a video to his Instagram stories showing him giving 8 teens, known as the “water boys,” a single $20 bill to split amongst themselves … which amounts to $2.50 per person. The incident sparked a debate online, with some people calling the rapper cheap (he was driving a $400K Rolls Royce, after-all) and others questioning...
Tags: Celebs, Nicki Minaj, Atlanta, Rants, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Philadelphia, Delaware, Clubhouse, Meek Mill, Philly, Meek, Nicki, DJ Akademiks, Kenneth Petty

Buck Meek – “Pareidolia”

Last month, Big Thief member Buck Meek announced his latest solo outing, Two Saviors. Along with the news, he shared the single “Second Sight.” Today, he’s back with another. Meek’s latest is called “Pareidolia,” named for the first word on the album — a term about the act of “recognizing shapes where none were intended to exist.” Here’s what Meek had to say about it: We have all painted forms onto the clouds; a phoenix, a fire truck, snakes, Elvis, and so on. We saw these visions as children...
Tags: Music, Pareidolia, Elvis, New Music, Meek, Buck Meek

Buck Meek – “Roll Back Your Clocks”

Big Thief guitarist Buck Meek put out his self-titled debut album in 2018. Since then, Big Thief has had their big year and Meek is back to making some stuff of his own, recording a track that he wrote during coronavirus lockdown called "Rock Back Your Clocks." It's pretty and plaintive, produced by … More »
Tags: Music, Meek, Buck Meek

Dreams Worth More Than Money Dropped 5 Years Ago

Dreams Worth More Than Money dropped 5 years ago today. Dreams Worth More Than Money was Meek Mill’s 2nd studio album and his first #1 project. The album sold over 215K in the first week and went on to win Billboard’s top rap album. This was during a time where he and Nicki Minaj was a serious couple and she was featured on the album twice. Drake, Rick Ross, Future, Puff Daddy, Torey Lanez, Chris Brown, Swizz Beatz and The Weeknd also appeared. Although Check was the first single, the real one...
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Meek Mill’s Girlfriend Milano Gives Birth to Their Son on Rapper’s 33rd Birthday

Meek Mill just received the best birthday gift ever … the birth of his third son on his own birthday! The rapper took to Twitter Wednesday afternoon (May 6) to announce that his girlfriend Milano had given birth to their son the same day he was celebrating his 33rd birthday. “Milano dropped me off a king on my birthday!” Meek wrote. “#thebestgift.” Milano dropped me off a king on my birthday! #thebestgift ?? — Meek Mill (@MeekMill) May 6, 2020 While this is Milano and Meek’s first child tog...
Tags: Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Meek Mill, Meek, Milano, Murad, Celebrity Babies, Rihmeek Williams

French Montana & Young Thug Exchange Insults After French Says He Has “More Hits” Than Kendrick Lamar

French Montana and Young Thug are going at it on social media, and it’s all because of a comment French made about him having more hits than Kendrick Lamar. The back-and-forth between the rappers started after French said in an interview with Complex that although Kendrick Lamar has masterpieces when it comes to his body of work, French feels as though he would “outshine” Kendrick at a music festival because he has “more hits.” “I mean, honestly, you could put somebody like Kendrick Lamar next t...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Montana, Atlanta, Beef, Hip Hop, Kendrick Lamar, Pop Culture, Jazz, Savage, Young Thug, Meek Mill, Jennifer, Kendrick, Meek, French Montana

Michigan Tech’s Mitch Meek Enters Transfer Portal

Michigan Tech senior-to-be defenseman Mitch Meek has joined teammates Robbie Beydoun and Seamus Donohue in entering the NCAA Transfer Portal. Meek is set to graduate this spring and will be eligible immediately for his final year of eligibility. Meek, a right-handed shot defenseman, played every game as a freshman for Michigan Tech in 2017-2018, registering 10 points, and earning All-WCHA preseason honors the following year. In addition to his play on the ice, Meek also excelled in the cla...
Tags: Sport, Michigan, Hockey, Michigan Tech, Meek, Chris Dilks, Robbie Beydoun, Mitch Meek, Seamus Donohue, NCAA Transfer Portal Meek

The Streamer’s Guide to March 2020: What to Watch at Home to Prepare For This Month’s Theatrical Releases

(Welcome to The Streamer’s Guide, a new monthly feature recommending at-home viewing options from filmmakers with new movies arriving in theaters this month.) March is when the movie year feels like it really kicks off in earnest. The studios start putting their best foot forward, not just taking out their trash. The indie labels put out some of prior year’s festival hits that weren’t quite built for an Oscar run – but are nonetheless incredibly impressive titles. Last year’s films finally star...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Disney, America, Features, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Brazil, Mulan, Ken-Loach, Cillian Murphy, Lucy, Cannes, Bernie Sanders, John Krasinski, Todd Haynes

California Wildfire Victims Fear They’ll Be Last In Payout

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A $13.5 billion settlement between victims of California’s catastrophic wildfires and the utility blamed for causing them was supposed to bring some peace and hope to people still reeling from the devastation. Instead, the deal has sparked confusion, resentment, suspicion and despair as the victims, government agencies, and lawyers grapple for their piece of the pie. More than 81,000 have filed claims to the settlement fund, setting the stage for a potential scrum as Pacific...
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The Believe Challenge Is Inspiring People to Show How Far They’ve Come

Social media isn’t always a source of comfort, but a new trend spreading on Twitter is a heartwarming one. Rapper Meek Mill started a challenge on Thursday that encourages others to share pictures demonstrating how believing in themselves got them through hard times. Seemingly inspired by his new song “Believe,” featuring Justin Timberlake, which dropped Feb. 7, Meek’s tweet urged followers to “post your progress no matter how far you came,” the Grammy-nominated artist said in his tweet, al...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Viral, Philadelphia, Justin Timberlake, Cate Blanchett, Meek Mill, Mark Morton, Philly, Meek, Cardi, Scooby, Onetime, Robert Rihmeek Williams, DJ Showcase, Patrick Boehlert

Meek Mill Denies Nicki Minaj’s Abuse Allegations In Heated Twitter Exchange

Once upon a time, Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj were one of hip-hop's great love stories. Now, not so much. The former lovers have been in the news lately for some hostile altercations, including a shouting match when Meek ran into Minaj and her husband Kenneth Petty at a clothing store in West … More »
Tags: Music, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill, Meek, Minaj, Where's The Beef, Kenneth Petty

PE-backed ACS taps Tolleson as COO

American Construction Source, a national building materials platform for custom home builders and repair and remodel contractors, has named Tom Tolleson as chief operating officer. Previously, he was Midwest division president at ACS portfolio company Meek’s Lumber Company. ACS is backed by Angeles Equity Partners and Clearlake Capital Group. PRESS RELEASE SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–American Construction Source (ACS), a leading national building materials platform for custom home builders ...
Tags: Alabama, Trends, People, ACS, Bmc, Midwest, Tom, Meek, LBM, PE, Clearlake, Jacksonville State University, Angeles Equity Partners, Clearlake Capital Group, Tolleson, James Drexinger

Meek Mill Accuses Cosmopolitan Hotel of Racial Profiling, Plans Lawsuit…

Rapper Meek Mill says he was racially profiled this past weekend while partying in Las Vegas. The popular entertainer hit the net to warn fans stating: The cosmopolitan hotel …. and it’s a few other hotels that be doing this to black entertainers because they don’t want too many blacks on they property! Meek attempted to pay a visit to the Cosmopolitan Hotel for a DJ Mustard party, says he was turned away by security for no other reason than being a Black rapper. Details + video below… (more...
Tags: Celebrities, News, Instagram, Atlanta, Dj Mustard, Miami, Las Vegas, Racial Profiling, Racial Discrimination, Legal Issues, Meek Mill, Meek, Wale, Long Social Media Post Meek Mill

Real Street Festival featuring Migos, Future, ASAP Rocky and more is expected to draw 80,000 fans to Honda Center in Anaheim

The last time Honda Center in Anaheim truly used its massive indoor and outdoor space was when it filled the Santa Ana River bed with 20 million gallons of water for an event called Jet Jam in 1996 and 1997, which drew about 90,000 fans, according to Honda Center President and CEO Tim Ryan. Honda Center will once again play host to a massive event when the Real Street Festival, featuring performances by Future, Rae Sremmurd, Meek Mill, Big Sean, 2 Chainz, ASAP Rocky, Miguel, Blueface, Casanova, ...
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Meek Mill Introduces Pennsylvania Probation and Parole Reform Bill

Meek Mill is one step closer to securing the criminal justice reform he’s been fighting for. Yesterday, Meek appeared outside the Philadelphia Municipal Services Building to unveil new legislation aimed at reforming Pennsylvania’s probation and parole system. Read more after the jump… According to NBC Philadelphia, the proposed bill would prevent the courts from sentencing a person to consecutive probation sentences; prevent the courts from extending probation or parole due to nonpayment ...
Tags: Amazon, Nbc, Pennsylvania, Jazz, Philadelphia, Bill, Music News, Meek Mill, Philly, Meek, Van Jones, Michael Rubin, Good For Hip Hop, Life Beyond Rap, Jordan Harris, Good For Humanity

Meek Mill Previews Upcoming ‘Free Meek’ Docuseries

Meek Mill and Amazon have joined forces to create the upcoming documentary series, Free Meek. Executive produced by Jay-Z, Eli Holzman, Aaron Saidman, and Paul and Isaac Solotaroff, the six-part original is set to debut later this year, focusing on the Philadelphia rapper’s much-publicized battle with the criminal justice system. “Free Meek is an upcoming documentary series that will follow Meek and his fight for exoneration while exposing flaws in the criminal justice system,” says a summar...
Tags: Amazon, Nicki Minaj, Jazz, Philadelphia, Drake, Meek Mill, PAUL, Meek, Good For Hip Hop, Good For Humanity, JAY Z Eli Holzman Aaron Saidman, Isaac Solotaroff

Meek Mill & Drake Get Suited & Booted With the Crew in “Going Bad” Video

For the first time since their highly publicized beef, Meek Mill reunited with Drake on wax with “Going Bad” in November, which appeared on his Championships album. Now, they’ve dropped the official music video for the collaboration, proving that their beef is really a thing of the past.Directed by Kid Art, the video finds Meek and Drizzy showing off their big baller lifestyles as they race through the streets in Phantoms before eventually crashing into each other. They both had their seatbelts ...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Music Videos, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Drake, Meek Mill, Meek, Drizzy, Hussle Swizz Beatz, DJ Mustard Shy Glizzy PNB Rock YK Osiris

ANoyd – “Goin’ Bad (Freestyle)”

The CT emcee does damage to Meek and Drake's latest.
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Joshua Meeks: Quick Facts About High School Honor Student Shot & Killed in Drug Deal Gone Bad

The murder of a high school football player and honor roll student in Greenville, South Carolina is making headlines as police investigate the series of events that led to the young man’s untimely death.16-year-old Joshua Meeks, an 11th-grade student at Mauldin High School, was found dead by authorities over an apparent drug deal that went bad.Here are some things you need to know about Joshua Meeks and his murder: Joshua Meeks was found dead along a dirt road in Laurens County less than a day a...
Tags: Murder, Cook, Crime, News, Teens, Guns, Jazz, Gun Violence, South Carolina, Greenville, Josh, Lawson, Joshua, Meeks, Meek, Clemson University

Meek Mill, Jay-Z & Sixers Co-Owner Michael Rubin Launch New Criminal Justice Reform Organization

On Wednesday (Jan. 23), Meek Mill and Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin launched their REFORM Alliance Foundation at New York City's John Jay College to help raise awareness for criminal justice reform. On hand to join Meek and Rubin were REFORM's founding fathers, headlined by Jay-Z and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. The esteemed … More »
Tags: Music, News, Jay-z, New York City, New England Patriots, Philadelphia, Meek Mill, Meek, Rubin, Michael Rubin, Robert Kraft, John Jay College, Meek Mill Jay Z amp, REFORM Alliance Foundation

New Video: Meek Mill “Trauma”

Now with his second No. 1 album added to the personal accolades, Meek Mill is now rolling out music videos in support of CHAMPIONSHIPS. After a visual for the “Intro” earlier this month, the Dreamchaser returns with one for the Mobb Deep-sampled “Trauma.” Co-starring his son, Meek Mill gives the kid a reality check to the harsh and unforgiving street life. The video premieres hours after GQ debuted their latest episode of Actually Me, where Meek goes undercover answering fan questions on Twit...
Tags: Videos, Interviews, Nicki Minaj, Trauma, Jazz, Drake, Gq, Meek Mill, Meek, Twitter Facebook YouTube, Trauma Co

Meek Mill Talks ‘CHAMPIONSHIPS, Criminal Justice Reform, Fatherhood & More on ‘The Breakfast Club’

Meek Mill’s new album CHAMPIONSHIPS is set to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 next week, projected to move 175k-200k units opening week. The MMG lyricist continued his current promo run with a visit to The Breakfast Club. During the near hour-long conversation, Meek spoke on the new album, reuniting with Drake, if Nicki Minaj tried to end Meek and Drake’s beef while she was dating the former, his recent prison stint, criminal justice reform, the internet being more relevant than televisio...
Tags: Interviews, Nicki Minaj, Jazz, Drake, Meek Mill, Meek

Meek Mill Calls For Criminal Justice Reform In NYT Op-Ed, Announces Foundation

In an editorial in the New York Times, rapper Meek Mill raised the flag for criminal justice reform and announced the launch of a new foundation to support that cause. “Like many who are currently incarcerated, I was the victim of a miscarriage of justice — carried out by an untruthful officer, as determined by the Philadelphia District Attorney’s office, and an unfair judge,” Mill wrote. “My crime? Popping a wheelie on a motorcycle in Manhattan. Even though the charge was dismissed in a ...
Tags: Music, New York City, United States, New York Times, Manhattan, Philadelphia, Criminal Justice, Music Business, Meek Mill, Bruce Houghton, Meek, Mill, Petitioner, Philadelphia District Attorney 's Office, NYT Op Ed Announces Foundation

Meek Mill Performs “Oodles O’ Noodles Babies” on ‘The Tonight Show’

Meek Mill released two new songs at midnight, “Oodles O’ Noodles Babies” and “Uptown Vibes” with Fabolous and latin star Anuel AA. Hours before dropping off the new singles, the MMG spitter appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Returning for the second time in as many months, a hooded up Meek performed “Oodles O’ Noodles Babies” for the first-time live. The latest songs are set to appear on the Philly MC’s new album Championships, due next week on November 30. Watch the performa...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jazz, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Meek Mill, Philly, Meek, Performances, Anuel AA Hours, Oodles O Noodles Babies

After surviving Thousand Oaks mass shooting, a young couple try to return to their normal lives

Alex Chatoff and his girlfriend were chatting and listening to country music when the first loud pops of gunfire rang out inside the packed Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks. As people around them screamed and scattered, the young couple ducked behind a DJ booth. They heard more gunshots, in quick succession, coming from somewhere near the front of the Western-style bar. Someone stopped the music. “It felt like it was never-ending from (behind) the DJ booth, just listening to the gunshots ...
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Meek Mill’s First Post-Prison Album Is Coming This Month

Meek Mill plans to release a new album on November 30, Vogue reports. The project will be Meek’s first full-length since his high-profile release from prison in April. As several publications have exhaustively reported, the Philadelphia rapper was sentenced by an unusually overbearing (and allegedly corrupt) judge to two-to-four … More »
Tags: Music, News, Vogue, Philadelphia, Meek Mill, Meek

Kevin Rooney’s returns to the sideline leads Notre Dame’s spirited win over Los Alamitos

SHERMAN OAKS >> It was quite the week for Notre Dame coach Kevin Rooney. Tuesday his wife Maureen died of leukemia. She was described both by old and current players as being “sweeter than pie”. A person who had as much to do with the team’s success as the man holding the whistle. It was a warming return for Rooney who came to practice Thursday night. A week of practice which was perfect according to assistant coaches and made even better by seeing their mentor and leader return. “I’m just thank...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Rooney, Smith, Notre Dame, King, High School Sports, Moore, Meek, Maureen, San Fernando Valley, Dame, Sherman Oaks, Los Alamitos, Jordan Smith