Day: February 12, 2011

DJ BANS VYBZ KARTEL’S MUSIC FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH

It’s black history month in America and a leading New York club DJ has announced that he will not be playing any music by Vybz Kartel during this period, because of the Reggae star’s skin bleaching antics. Irie Jam radio host/program director Dubb Master Chris recently told the Star newspaper, “Black history month is a big deal and we as a people should take every opportunity to celebrate our heritage. I feel if I continue to play Vybz Kartel, an artist who []

VIDEO: LOVE & HIP HOP PREVIEW

Check out a preview of the latest up and coming scripted reality show Love & Hip Hop, starring Swizz Beats’ ex-wife Mashonda, rapper Jim Jones’ girlfriend and his mother (why??), Fabolous’ girlfriend, and former G-Unit lady Olivia. One word – Desperate.  

FREE DIGITAL ALBUM: JOEL CULPEPPER MEETS J DILLA

Joel Culpepper meets J Dilla TAPE is an ode to a man who not only produced great music and changed Hip hop but done it seamlessly, Joel not realising until late in his artistry a lot of where he drew his musical inspiration from came via J Dilla’s work. This interpretation is a mark of respect and influence one individual can have over a generation. We are here to change, to challenge, to innovate, to progress and embrace genius so lets follow []

USHER PERFORMS AT PRE-GRAMMY PARTY

Superstar Usher performed at a special pre-Grammy party for the global launch of Belvedere Product (RED) special edition bottle, on Thursday night (11 February) in Los Angeles. Entertainment industry royalty and the LA hip crowd attended Belvedere Vodka’s pre-Grammy party at Avalon to celebrate its partnership with (RED)™ and the global launch of the BELVEDERE (PRODUCT)RED ™ Special Edition bottle to raise proceeds for the Global Fund, the world’s leading financier of programs to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria™. Usher said, “I []