Day: November 11, 2008

VIBE MAGAZINE (DECEMBER ISSUE): PLIES – THE FUTURE OF HIP HOP

Do you know what upsets me the most about Plies? The fact that this man is educated,  he went college/university.  But now he just chooses to dumb down in SPECTACULAR fashion. Swiped from Necole Bitchie Quote taken from Vibe interview: “I want to be everything a street n*gga ain’t supposed to be. A street n*gga ain’t supposed to be professional. A street n*gga ain’t supposed to be humble, they supposed to sh*t on everybody. A true street n*gga, he ain’t supposed to be a responsible father []

INTERVIEW OF THE DAY: ED LOVER

Former ‘Yo! MTV Raps’ co–host and DJ Ed Lover discusses his feud with LL Cool J and R Kelly’s acquittal.  I like Ed Lover’s style. He isn’t an arse kisser like most folk who work within the music industry. Lord knows, somebody needed to tell LL the truth!

UK NEWS: BBC RADIO HOST REPLACED IN ‘RACISM’ ROW

BBC Radio Bristol presenter Sam Mason Via BBC News and The Telegraph A BBC radio presenter has been replaced over allegedly racist comments made during an off-air phone conversation. Sam Mason, who took over the BBC Radio Bristol weekday afternoon programme six weeks ago, was suspended on Friday. She was informed by station bosses on Saturday that she would no longer be working for the BBC. According to The Sun newspaper, Miss Mason allegedly told a Bristol taxi firm “not to send an Asian driver []