Steve Harvey’s Ex Wife Puts Him On Blast – Cheating, Lies, And More [Video] January 22nd, 2011 4:41 pm EST by Music1
Lex Luger Talks About His Beat Making Abilities! January 22nd, 2011 3:14 pm EST by Opportunist
Lex Luger talks about how he started to learn about beats. Find out to how Lex entered the game of producing quality sounds for your favorite hip-hop artist.
Rick Ross’ “B.M.F. (Blowin’ Money Fast)”: “To take something that a lot of people thought was nothing and to turn it into another dimension of sound was crazy to me,” Luger said. “The reaction from people that I saw was crazy to me. That’s when I really knew this is what I wanted to do.”
Waka Flocka Flame’s “Hard In Da Paint”: Luger said he was in Atlanta the first time he heard it. “I don’t listen to the radio or go out that much; I just work,” he explained. “When I got to Atlanta, I think I was on the way back from the airport and my boy turned on the radio. My boy was like, ‘Yeah, this is it.’ I said, ‘Turn it up,’ and it felt crazy.”
Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “H.A.M.”: ” ‘H.A.M.’ really came about in New York City. Me and Kanye, we had did ‘See Me Now.’ I played him a lot of beats, but he liked the ones that I didn’t expect him to like.
Juelz Santana Studio Gets Raided January 22nd, 2011 2:58 pm EST by Opportunist
Juelz Santana’s New Jersey studio got raided by the police.
Police made a surprise visit to Juelz Santana’s New Jersey studio, where they found guns, drugs and arrested one of his Skull Gang rappers.
Hynief, real name Toby Raynor, 24, was arrested at “Santana’s World” studio on Thursday, according to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office.
Two fully loaded 9mm handguns, boxes of ammunition and marijuana were found during the raid.
Cops say Hynief on two separate occasions – June 16 and July 1 – sold marijuana to undercover Gang Unit detectives during a 10-month investigation.
Gudda Gudda Shows His Broken SNATCHED Chain! [Video] January 22nd, 2011 2:29 pm EST by Opportunist
Nicki Minaj INTRODUCES A New HAIR STYLE!? January 22nd, 2011 2:12 pm EST by Opportunist
Beyonce To Star In Remake Of ‘A Star Is Born’ January 22nd, 2011 1:20 pm EST by Opportunist
Beyonce is set to pair up with director Clint Eastwood for a remake of A Star is Born.
According to Heraldsun, Beyonce is in talks to play Esther Blodgett, who arrives in Hollywood with ambitions of stardom. She falls in love with Norman Maine, an alcoholic fallen star who guides her burgeoning career as his own declines rapidly.
Eastwood’s film will be the fourth version of the story – the first was made in 1937 and the most recent in 1976 starring Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson. Streisand won an Oscar for the theme tune, Evergreen, but the film was not a critical or popular success.
Prodigy Receives March Prison Release Date January 22nd, 2011 1:10 pm EST by Opportunist
Prodigy will officially walk free from prison in March 2011 after serving time for illegal weapons possession.
The hip-hop star was sentenced to three-and-a-half years behind bars in October 2007 after he was found with a .22 calibre pistol on his person following a 2006 arrest in New York.
During an appearance on Shade 45 radio on Thursday (20Jan11), Havoc told listeners P will regain his freedom on March 2011, when officials release him from the Mid-State Correctional Facility in New Jersey.
Keyshia Cole Fires Manager January 22nd, 2011 1:03 pm EST by Opportunist
Keyshia disappeared from the music scene to live her life and enjoy being in love with Daniel Gibson. The two had a son and separated themselves from the drama that is Keyshia’s family. Now, after being out of the public eye, not sharing her pregnancy or new life with her fans, Keyshia came back, got a Twitter page and announced her new album. Her singles weren’t hot, she didn’t excite her fan base or stimulate any new ones. She allowed her label to rush her album onto store shelves to meet 4th quarter expectations and her sales are suffering because of it. Who is taking the fall, Manny her ex-manager.
Check out Keyshia Cole’s tweet — breaking the news of her managers’ firing below!