The shooting case of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham has taken a new turn after video was released showing NYPD officers kicking down the door of the home of Graham’s grandmother in the Wakefield section of the Bronx. The video, which Hip-Hop Wired warns is intense, shows Graham entering his home calmly last Thursday with NYPD officers […]
Flavor Flav was in the building last night as the New York Giants defeated The New England Patriots 21-17 in the Super Bowl. Public Enemy’s hypeman was on deck and even made it onto the field as he hugged and congratulated Giants head coach Tom Coughlin. Now that’s Cold Lampin’ right there.
The New Yorker, one of the most highbrow magazine you can ever read, posted a profile on Rick Ross titled The Sound Of Success. It’s subheading, “Rick Ross’s Confidence Game,” reveals the gist of the story; Rozay’s drug dealing past is questionable, but he’s conned listeners into glossing over that fact. Pop music critic Sasha […]
The Power 99 studio has been on fire as of late, namely The Come Up Show with Cosmic Kev. With Snoop, Common and French Montana all making recent stops through the booth, it’s only right that Wiz Khalifa make his presence felt during a stop through Philly, too. It sounds as though this was recorded a […]
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The Gay Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) wants Roland Martin fired from CNN over comments he made on Twitter concerning David Beckham’s H&M commercial. Check out the coverage and the “controversial” tweet that has GLAAD’s panties in a bunch at The Urban Daily.
Just before her performance on the Super Bowl, a Nicki Minaj song dropped entitled “Marilyn Monroe.” Nicki has been rumored to be debuting a new tune from her upcoming Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded album during her Grammy performance, but hasn’t said which song it will be. This song sounds like it fits the bill, and is […]
A man named Gian Davis tried to mug a couple of college kids in Newark, NJ, and ended up dying as a result. The Newark Star Ledger reports that Davis approached two men asking for change and to use their cell phone to call a cab. After one of the men said he would call […]
With all the focus on Tom Brady and Eli Manning this past weekend, the Grio is paying homage to the best Black athletes to play the quarterback position. Racial bias and segregation prevented African-Americans from leading offenses on the football field for decades, but in the last 25 years or so, things have finally turned around. […]