DJ Drama spoke recently about Young Jeezy and the supposed beef between the two. When asked about it, he eloquently spoke of hometown love and happiness between the two.
“At the end of the day, I’m gonna speak highly of everybody cause we’re in Atlanta. We’re right next door to each other. We all live in the same city. We all move as a movement. How does that look to the fans and to the people if DJ Drama and Jeezy are beefin?…”
I couldn’t have said it better myself. This goes for everybody. Squash it and move on…
Hot new artist Asher Roth met an Atlanta legend recently at the studio. Cee-Lo Green the soul machine (aka 1/2 of Gnarls Barkley) took a moment to listen to chill with Asher and previewed some of his new music in the car. LMAO at Asher for taking his CD back!
Click Here to download Asher’s free mixtape, Don Cannon &DJ Drama Present The Greenhouse Effect. If you don’t have it yet…you’re missing out!
Rashan Ali and Kenny Burns were spotted chillaxin at the Ford Flex event in Atlanta Thursday evening. The automotive company hosted the event to award the #1 Barber Shop in Atlanta with a new Ford Flex vehicle. The event was held at a mansion in North Atlanta and Ford did it big! DJ Drama and former Atlanta Brave turned Real Estate entrepreneur Brian Jordan took in the beautiful scenery as well several Atlanta “A” listers. Personal thanks to Nikki Barjon for the invite!
Five Atlanta area shops were nominated and the finalists were Atlanta area shops were Arena Barber Shop, Monte’s Barber Shop, Apogee Barber Shop. The winner of the brand new Ford Flex was Flawless Cuts Barber Shop.
Atlanta’s Hip Hop community reeling over the unexpected death of UGK’s Pimp C. Rashan Ali of Atlanta radio station Hot 107.9′s “The A-Team” spoke this morning about her efforts to honor UGK at their annual Dirty Awards. DJ. Drama gave UGK credit for paving the way for southern artists and while Andre 3000′s rep said he had no comment, Big Boi issued the following comment:
First and foremost my prayers go out to Pimp C’s family and Bun B. He was a dear friend and colleague, one of the most honorable men in the game. He will definitely be missed, but his legacy will live on through the music of UGK and Bun B. (Source)
UGK will not be the same without the voice of Pimp C.