Another day, another celebrity kid gets inducted into the mugshot gallery… *sigh* This week it’s 20 year old Zonnique Pullins of rapper T.I’s ‘Family Hustle’ clan.
Pullins, T.I’s step-daughter, posed for the mugshot above after she was arrested at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta Thursday evening (June 16, 2016).
[READ: Bump it? Or Dump It? ‘Family Hustle’ Star Zonnique Releases ‘Worst Friday’… (AUDIO)]
The aspiring singer, whose mother is Tameka ‘Tiny’ Harris, was taken into custody for carrying a weapon through security.
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Know your ‘ROOTS’… that’s the overall theme of the original 1977 miniseries, as well as the 2016 remake of the classic slave story.
British actor Malachi Kirby made his debut as Kunte Kinte reloaded with the help of Lavar Burton, who appeared in the first production. There are also several high profiles names associated with the 2016 version including Will Packer, Clifford ‘T.I.’ Harris, Forrest Whittaker, Laurence Fishburn & more.
[FLASHBACK: Tip “T.I.” Harris, Will Packer, Phaedra Parks & More Attend #ROOTS Advance Screening… (PHOTOS + VIDEO)]
The original “Roots” miniseries drew more than 130 million viewers (over half the U.S. population) when it aired back in 1977 and won nine Emmy awards. Last night’s premiere episode was just the first of what’s to come.
Check out what ‘Black Twitter’ thought of ‘ROOTS 2016’ + watch full premiere episode below… Continue Reading…
Clifford ‘T.I.’ Harris
is in for quite an eventful Summer! Not only is he featured in the upcoming Roots remake (click HERE
if you missed that) but he’s also prepping for his latest album and recently released what many feel is Summer ’16’s new anthem with the Dr. Dre-produced single ‘DOPE.’
The track, which borrows heavily from a sample of Aaliyah’s 2001 single “Rock the Boat,” is the latest cut off Tip’s upcoming 10th album ‘Dime Trap’ and he’s also unveiled a cameo-filled video for your viewing pleasure.
The video takes place in Los Angeles in the year 2020, and it was director Jesse Terrero’s vision to recreate the Leviticus scene from Empire.
Check out T.I.’s newest single below and share your thoughts… Continue Reading…
In celebration of HISTORY’s new miniseries, ‘ROOTS’, Cast Member Tip “T.I.” Harris and Executive Producer Will Packer hosted an advance screening of the first episode of the show last night (Monday, May 9, 2016).
Following the screening, which was held at Atlanta’s Center for Civil and Human Rights, guests were treated to an eye-opening panel discussion moderated by BET and The Rickey Smiley Morning Show personality Jeff Johnson.
T.I.; Will Packer; Ed Lover, Hip Hop legend & host of the nationally syndicated “The Ed Lover Show”; V-103 morning show personality Ryan Cameron of The Ryan Cameron Morning Show; Dr. Samuel Livingston of Morehouse College and President of the Atlanta chapter of the National Action Network (NAN), and Tamarre Torchon all shared their insight on the importance of re-telling the story of ROOTS in this day and age.
Civil Rights Leader and Former Mayor of Atlanta, Ambassador Andrew Young, was also in attendance and made a couple of remarks at the close of the Q&A.
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Cinco de Mayo was extended for a few days in Atlanta as Lime-A-Rita played host to “Cinco Saturday,” an extended fiesta event on May 7, 2016.
The event was held at Big Sky Buckhead and guests were treated to a concert featuring a throwback hip hop talent lineup, which included a DJ set by Snoop Dog and a headlining performance by Nelly.
Atlanta based big wigs Clifford “T.I.” Harris and Jermaine Dupri also hit the stage as the evenings surprise special guests.
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Rapper/Actor/Restauranteur Clifford “T.I.” Harris has been called many things but ‘fraud’ is not one of them!
The popular entertainer was recently accused of demanding $40,000 to speak at a funeral, but Tip promptly hit the net to addressed the blatant lie.
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