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Snoop Dogg Is Now Snoop Lion, Drop First Reggae Single “La La La”

Snoop Dogg Is Now Snoop Lion, Drop First Reggae Single “La La La”

Last Friday West Coast rap icon Snoop Dogg announced his new alter ego, Snoop Lion, and drop his first reggae single “La La La,” off his upcoming reggae album Reincarnated. The Major Lazer-produced single features Snoop Lion deejaying over a traditional reggae beat, with singer Jovi Rockwell providing some vocals. […]

by July 25, 2012 11 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
MUSIC: GQ – No Lie (Freestyle) [Rihanna Brother]

MUSIC: GQ – No Lie (Freestyle) [Rihanna Brother]

Rihanna’s younger brother Rorrey Fenty, whose stage name is GQ, is pushing forward with his music career. The aspiring rapper, who is trying to follow in his big sister’s footstep release a new freestyle track “No Lie,” off his upcoming mixtape, due in September. Peep track below.

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Music, Non
Oprah To Interview Rihanna On “Oprah’s Next Chapter” [Video]

Oprah To Interview Rihanna On “Oprah’s Next Chapter” [Video]

For the first time in her career, Rihanna will sit down one-on-one with media mogul Oprah Winfrey in a special episode of Oprah’s Next Chapter, to be aired on her the Oprah Winfrey Network OWN. Oprah travels with Rihanna to her native Barbodos where she opens up about growing up […]

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Celebrity, News, Videos
Ninja Man Blast Beenie Man Over Shabba Comments, “Yo Too Badmind”

Ninja Man Blast Beenie Man Over Shabba Comments, “Yo Too Badmind”

Veteran dancehall deejay Ninja Man has stepped forward to defend Shabba Ranks after being snubbed by Beenie Man in a recent interview. In a recent interview with Anthony Miller of ER, Beenie Man insinuate that any other dancehall artistes could have gotten similar support to what Shabba Ranks got last […]

by July 25, 2012 18 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Beenie Man Diss Shabba Ranks, “Mi No Care Bout Shabba” [Video]

Beenie Man Diss Shabba Ranks, “Mi No Care Bout Shabba” [Video]

Dancehall hitmaker Beenie Man is getting some flagging from dancehall fans for sidestepping legendary dancehall star Shabba Ranks. In a recent interview with Anthony Miller of ER, Beenie Man was asked for a comment on the massive turn out of fans to welcome Shabba at the airport. “No comments,” Beenie […]

by July 25, 2012 21 comments News, Top Stories, Videos
Vybz Kartel Preps New EP “Amsterdam”

Vybz Kartel Preps New EP “Amsterdam”

Like him or not, there is no denying that superstar Vybz Kartel is undoubtedly one of the biggest recognizable name in dancehall. Steeped by controversy, made his mark topping billboard charts, recognized by Time magazine or his music being used on TV shows internationally, Vybz Kartel is a musical force […]

by July 25, 2012 7 comments News
Kreayshawn – Go Hard (La.La.La) [Music Video]

Kreayshawn – Go Hard (La.La.La) [Music Video]

Kreayshawn serves up the video for her single “Go Hard (La.La.La),” off her debut album Somethin’ Bout Kreay, due August 14. White Girl Mob member V-Nasty also made a cameo in the video. Peep the Oakland emcee and her crew below.

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Non, Videos
Sitcom Pioneer Sherman Hemsley Dead At Age 74

Sitcom Pioneer Sherman Hemsley Dead At Age 74

One of sitcom’s most recognized pioneers, Sherman Hemsley, is dead at age 74. According to reports, Hemsley was found dead in his home in El Paso, California earlier today. TMZ reported that his cause of death is not known but suspect to be natural causes. His body was discovered by […]

by July 24, 2012 0 comments News, Top Stories