Day: May 19, 2008

NAS BACKS DOWN ON CALLING NEW ALBUM ‘NIGGER’

  According to Entertainment Weekly, a representative for Def Jam records has confirmed that Nas (born Nasir Jones) has decided to change the title of his new album N*gger to simply Nas.  (Source) What happened Nasir? Did the plantation owners put the screws on?  I knew this would happen and Nas should have seen this coming a mile off. So basically parading up and down the red carpet earlier this year at the prestigious Grammy’s, wearing pieces from his “Nigger” clothing line promoting the controversial album title was all done for nothing??? Not to []

R.KELLY TRIAL SET TO OFFICIALLY START TOMORROW!

The jury has been selected and now finally after six long years of waiting, the Pied Piper of R&B’s trial will officially begin tomorrow (May 20th). I have three questions for you all… 1) Do you think that he will be found guilty? 2) Do you think that there’s a good chance he will walk away from all of this a free man? 3) If he is found guilty, will his black fanbase still support him and his music? Lord.. I wouldn’t want to be in R.Kelly’s shoes right now. If []