Arguably one of the most famous samples of all-time is owed to the brain behind the classic jam “Juicy Fruit.” James Mtume, band leader of Mtume, called into the Tom Joyner Morning Show to discuss the classic track that lead to Biggie’s 1994 international hit Juicy. As well as the other highlights on his lengthy resume that […]

According to,  Juelz Santana — who had been in custody since March 12th for allegedly fleeing and leaving a gun and drugs in his luggage at Newark Liberty International Airport, was a free man as of Friday (April 6th). Juelz was ordered to be released into the custody of his mother and a $500,000 bond was […]


Nick Gordon’s girlfriend, Laura Leal, is pleading that Gordon be released from jail days after being arrested for domestic violence. According to Page Six via The Blast, Leal wrote a letter to a judge asking that the no-contact order placed on Gordon be rescinded. She wrote, “I would like to kindly ask you to lift the no-contact order that was […]

R.Kelly is FINALLY speaking out. On Friday (July 28th), the singer released a short video addressing, for the first time, sex cult accusations. The 50-year-old singer let his fans know that despite the controversy, he will be continuing his tour on the east coast. In the clip, he says, I just wanna let all my fans […]

O.J. Simpson could be released from prison this year. According to the Nevada Department of Corrections, the former NFL star is set to face a parole hearing this July. Simpson has been serving 33 years in a Nevada prison on burglary and kidnapping charges unrelated to controversial trail over the murder of Simpson’s ex-wife and […]

LeToya Luckett is readying her new album, Back 2 Life, and has released the record’s  tracklist. The 13-track album is due out on May 12th. Check out the tracklist below: 1. “I’m Ready” 2. “B2L” 3. “Show Me” 4. “Used To” 5. “Middle” 6. “Grey” feat. Ludacris 7. “In The Name” 8. “My Love” 9. […]

After keeping their replacement for the Affordable Care Act secret, House Republicans publicly released the bill on Monday (March 6th), two days before they plan to start voting on it. According to CNN Money, The legislation gets rid of the controversial individual mandate, which requires everyone to either have health insurance or pay a fine, […]

NPG Records and Warner Bros. Records have announced two new albums from the Prince, slated to feature music from his famed vault. One of those is Prince 4Ever, a greatest hits collection due to arrive Nov. 22nd. It will feature 40 of Prince’s hits, including “When Doves Cry,” “Let’s Go Crazy,” “Kiss,” “Little Red Corvette,” […]

Fans rejoice!  Chaka Khan is out of rehab!! She took to social media to promote her upcoming concert in Atlanta, saying, “Thrilled 2 be returning 2 the stage & honored my 1st show back is @cobbenergypac on 8/5! Thanks 4 the love EVERY1!” We told you a few weeks ago that she canceled her concert at […]

BREAKING NEWS from TMZ, The man who allegedly beat Adrian Peterson‘s 2-year-old son to death has just been released from jail. 27-year-old Joseph Patterson was released from Minnehaha County Jail in South Dakota this morning after posting $750,000 bond. The bond was lowered from $1 million yesterday after Patterson pled not guilty in court. He has been charged […]

According to numerous reports, Fugees front-woman Lauryn Hill, has been released from prison after serving a three month sentence for tax evasion. Welcome home, Lauryn!  Check out a new song entitled “Consumerism,” inspired by her recent challenges, she release as soon as she got out, below.  

Nelson Mandela has been released from the hospital, according to Pulse of Radio. Reports say that Nelson Mandela has been released from the hospital. Mandela was hospitalized since June due to a lung infection and will now continue his recovery in the confines of his home. President Jacob Zuma‘s office said in a statement, “Madiba’s condition remains critical […]