recently revealed the top 157 Reasons
Atlantans love ATL in their “We ♥ ATL” edition and looky who they hit up for a quote.
Of course, y’all know I’m always hyped about reppin’ the home team, so the number #1 reason I personally love Atlanta is…
Because we have our own terminology:
“ATL, SWATS [South West Atlanta Too Strong], Old NAT’L, and, of course, ATLien — all invented by Dungeon Family artists. Also, true Atlantans also know that the only ‘T’ found in ‘Atlanna’ comes in a glass with lots of sugar and a lil lemon.”
~ Michelle “ATLien” Brown, hip-hop/gossip blogger, StraightFromTheA.com
[Sidebar: Yeah… I took it waaay back with that pic of me, T-Mo and Khujo Goodie! 😆 ]
Please feel free to share reasons you LOVE and/or HATE the great city of Atlanta…
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Grammy Award-winning rapper and actor Cornell Haynes, Jr. aka Nelly
was all smiles last night as he celebrated his 37th birthday with Atlanta friends & family.
In what doubled as an after party for the 2011 Soul Train awards, which taped in Atlanta earlier that evening, Nelly partied the night away at Alex Gidewon’s Vanquish night club.
Celebrities in attendance included: T.I. and his wife Tiny, Miguel, CeeLo Green and Goodie Mob, Lance Gross, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Raheem Davaughn, Jazze Phae, BET and Centric Executives, Stephen Hill (BET) and Kenard Gibbs (CEO, Soul Train), Nivea and more…
Ummm… I dunno what that look was about 😕
More photos… Continue Reading…
It was sorta kinda a reunion earlier today as The Dungeon Family got together at an Atlanta park to shoot a series of flicks for an upcoming feature in GQ Magazine.
As expected, Andre 3000 was true to form rocking a mask with a white X covering his face… he also decided to go shirtless for a few shots.
Alrighty then… looks like the gangs all here!
Atlanta’s favorite musical family is getting recognition in GQ magazine… that’s a big deal!
Everything seemed to be all good in the hood. I mean… why wouldn’t it be? Well according to the grapevine, a few Dungeon Family members were apparently left out of all the festivities.
More behind the scenes shots from Dungeon Family’s 2011 GQ photo shoot + find out which DF members weren’t invited below: Continue Reading…
Cee-Lo Green held a Secret Show at Live on Sunset Friday night (February 11, 2011) in West Hollywood, California.
The Grammy nominee, who arrived at the “Secret” event via a horse & buggy with two scantily clad “Green” dancers, performed for a crowd that included quite a few of his “A” town homies.
Lo’s Goodie Mob bandmates held it down, as well as Big Boi, Sleepy Brown, Director Bryan Barber, Faith Evans, Melissa Ford and more.
Photos below: Continue Reading…
Three Atlanta Police officers have been placed on administrative duty pending disciplinary decisions after being accused of conducting an illegal strip search & body cavity search.
Two men have alleged that during a traffic stop, officers with Atlanta’s notorious Red Dog Unit humiliated and groped them while searching for illegal drugs. Brian Kidd says he was forced to pull down his pants on the side of the road, while his roommate, Shawn Venegas (below), claims he was cavity searched — all in public and all in broad daylight!
“I feel molested, and I feel like I was raped.” says Venegas, who says he was so traumatized by the incident that he moved to another state. Continue Reading…