It should be evident by now that the word “Swag” isn’t going anywhere. Not yet anyway. Especially since Tip, the hottest rapper in the game right now, has a new song,”Pledge Allegiance to the Swag” featuring Rick Ross.
T.I. revealed yesterday, via a phone call to MTV that his next single, “Pledge Allegiance To The Swag” would be serviced to the streets and online before hitting radio.
I’m just tryna feed the streets right now. I figure if I feed the streets, I’ll feed the radio later.
You may also have heard by now that “Takers” is the number one movie in the country. The fans have spoken and Tip also revealed that a “Takers” part two could be in the works. In the call, he explains it’ll be a “prequel” that tells the story behind his “Ghost” character.
The tagged up/unmastered version of “Pledge Allegiance to the Swag” has already been leaked and is making the rounds. Take a listen to Tip & Rick Ross on the hot track below: Continue Reading…
Usher is surrounded by a bevy of beauties in the September US issue of Vogue magazine. The fall issue of the magazine will include the likes of Usher, Christina Ricci, Pharrell Williams, Hayden Christensen, La Roux, Naomi Campbell, Rachel Weisz, and more…
The piece is for ‘Fashion’s Night Out’, and the posing took place in New York City. Fashion’s Night Out is also coming to the “A” in a few weeks.
“Takers” may be number one in America but it’s not the only movie in the world. “Champion Road Arena” is an independent film, shot entirely in Atlanta. It’s a beautiful thing for our great city as we’re fast becoming to got to spot for movies.
On Sunday, Aug. 29th, “Champion Road Arena,” an R.L Scott film, made its debut at the Plaza Theater on Ponce in Atlanta.
Singer Faith Evans stopped by the SIRIUS XM studios in New York City on Tuesday (Aug. 31) rocking flaming red hair. The 37-year-old former “Bad Girl” was there promoting her upcoming album “Something About Faith”, which hits shelves October 5th.
Can you believe it’s been almost five years since Faith put out an album? The new joint will will feature Keyshia Cole (“Cant Stay Away”), Redman (“Party”), Snoop Dogg (“Way You Move”), and of course, the new ballad “Gone Already”.
“2010 is shaping up to be an amazing year for me!” stated Faith. “To be in a place where I have grown from an entertainer to an entrepreneur is truly a blessing. I am excited to share this incredible experience with my fans and the world.”
As you know, Faith was arrested a few weeks ago for “suspicion” of DUI, which gave her a lil more press than she wanted. The singer’s car was impounded and she was held for a few hours before being released on bail the following morning.
Check out what Faith has to say about the arrest PLUS a sneak peak of her new album cover below: Continue Reading…
It took two years in the making but “Takers” has taken over the number #1 spot in the box office. [VIEW TRAILER]
Contrary to early media reports that listed “Exorcism” as the number one movie in the country, Sony Screen Gem’s “Takers” took in $20.51 million on opening weekend, while ‘Exorcism’ pulled in a respectable $20.36 million to take the #2 spot.
Monday, August 30, 2010, Princess (of Crime Mob) played host to a special Atlanta viewing party for BET’s new documentary “My Mic Sounds Nice: A Truth about Women and Hip-Hop”.
Female MC, Rasheeda, V-103 DJ Traci Steele; model, Dawn Motgomery; hip-hop publicist, Dee Dee Cocheta; pop-culture expert Ronda Racha Penrice; music industry executive, Shanti Das; and rapper, Eshe from Arrested Development all took part in a panel discussion which highlighted issues that females in hip-hop struggle with in the music industry.
The panelists all revealed a common thread in their discussion, which was that hip-hop is a male dominated world. Women in hip-hop constantly have to fight to maintain respect in an industry where men call all the shots.