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THE BREAKFAST CLUB INTERVIEWS DJ DRAMA ( DJ ENVY, TANTRUMS AND RADIO STATION POLITRICKS)

Yesterday The Breakfast Club interviewed the really appealing DJ Drama (lovers of rap music will know who this man is), and during the interview things got a little awkward. Host DJ Envy who was unusually quiet for most of the interview suddenly felt the need to get something off his chest…. The problem stems from a past agreement that involved The Breakfast Club and Drama producing a Gangsta Grillz mixtape together, after DJ Envy left bitter rival station Hot 97. Drama later backed out of []

VIDEO: T.I CONFRONTS/RESPONDS TO HOT 97 DJ’S WHO CRITICISED HIS DECISION TO VISIT NIGHT CLUBS AFTER BEING RELEASED FROM PRISON

Rapper T.I paid HOT 97 radio personalities Pete Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds a visit yesterday and discussed his decision to visit various night clubs in Atlanta (during BET Hip Hop Award weekend) after just being released from prison. (During one of those visits it all kicked off between P Diddy and a club patron over his choice of alcoholic beverage) – Click here to read/view footage if you missed it) Pete and Cipha publicly criticised the star but in this face to face interview seem desperate not to offend  their guest and Pete constantly tells T.I that []

RAP PRODUCER /HOT 97 DJ MISTER CEE ANSWERS HIS CRITICS AFTER PLEADING GUILTY TO PROSTITUTION OFFENCE

After pleading guilty to a loitering offence after he was caught receiving oral sex from a male prostitute earlier this year, rap producer and HOT 97 DJ Mister Cee (real name Calvin Lebrun) has responded to his critics. The married father of four children tweeted,   Spotted @ Rhymes With Snitch It will be interesting to see if his friends and peers within the Hip Hop community continue to stand by him. Sadly he is about to find out just who his real friends are.

AUDIO: RADIO STATION RIVALS FUNKMASTER FLEX AND CHARLAMAGNE THA GOD ‘WAR’ ON AIR OVER MISTER CEE ALLEGATIONS

It was reported on Monday that popular Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee (real name Calvin Lebrun) who also produced The Notorious BIG’s debut album Ready To Die) had been arrested and charged with “public lewdness” on March 30, after he was allegedly caught receiving oral services from 20-year-old Lawrence Campbell (who also goes by the name Brook-Lynne Lady), in a parked car. After website Diary Of A Hollywood Street King posted the news, Twitter went crazy, which then prompted Cee’s famous friends/colleagues (e.g. Ed []

DJ FUNK MASTER FLEX ARRESTED AND ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING WIFE

HOT 97 DJ / Tim ‘Big Dawg’ Westwood best friend Funkmaster Flex (real name Aston George Taylor, Jr) was arrested on Friday for allegedly assaulting his wife. The Daily News reports a woman who identified herself as Flex’s wife told Greenburgh Town police that she and Flex got into a fight over threatening texts he sent Thursday night, police said. The fight escalated at the couple’s Ardsley, NY, home, and the hip-hop star pushed the woman to the ground, cops said. She []

HOT 97 SUSPENDS DJ CIPHA SOUNDS AFTER HIV REMARK ABOUT HAITIAN WOMEN

Hot 97 radio personality Cipha Sounds (real name Luis Diaz) has been suspended after he said live on air, “the reason I’m H.I.V Negative is because I don’t mess with Haitian girls”. Earlier this week, Alexandra Cameron, SVP Market Manager for the station said that Diaz  would not be fired, “he’s a young man who made a mistake, does not have a track record of any malice and we are handling this as an internal matter.” Diaz has also since apologised for []