The latest MC to be tapped for their own shoe line is none other than Brooklyn’s finest, F-a-b-o-l-o-u-s. Fabolous, who is still riding high on the success of his #1 album Loso’s Way, is releasing a Reebok tennis shoe collection exclusive to Foot Locker stores. His line from the Reebok Classic Remix collection will be […]

Police arrested a third man Wednesday involved in the July 25 robbery and murder of boxing champion, Vernon Forrest. Charman Sinkfield was driving on Interstate 20 in Atlanta before being stopped by U.S. Marshalls. Sinkfield, who was trying to conceal his identity in a dreadlock wig, has been charged with murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, […]

Donte Stallworth, who recently served 30 days for DUI Manslaughter, was suspended indefinitely from the NFL and now will not be receiving pay for the 2009 season. The call was made as the league stated that the player violated the NFL’s personal conduct policy and its substance abuse policy. His case stems back to March […]

Cheryle Jackson, president of the Chicago Urban League, announced her plans to run for U.S. Senate in the Democratic primary election. She made the official announcement Monday through an email. In the email Jackson denounced her only opponent at the time, Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias, saying: “I’m not a politician. That’s what my opponent is, […]

Snoop Dogg’s “Snoop Crusher” headphones are now available in Europe. Big Snoop Dogg partnered with the action sports head phone company Skullcandy for the bass thumping music devices that feature bas with 30mm neodymium magnetic speakers. The speakers retail for about $115 (£64.99 / 79.95Euros). The Doggfather spoke about his headphones stating, “The Snoop Dogg […]

Authorities have issued a bench warrant for the former chief of staff of Bill Clinton’s Arkansas gubernatorial terms. Betsy Wright is expected to turn herself in for allegedly smuggling contraband into a state prison. According to CNN, Wright smuggled a Doritos bag filled with 48 tattoo needles, and pen with tweezers and a needle inside, […]

Chicago rapper Kanye West has had one of his music videos turned into a short film and is set to be released in September on iTunes. Spike Donze, who was also responsible for the “Flashing Lights” video will be the manpower behind the film titled, We Were Once A Fairytale. Originally the film was set […]

With projects being dropped and albums still on the rise of being released, Wu Tang Clan members Method Man, Ghostface Killah and Raekwon have had somewhat of a busy year in 2009. As rumors had speculated about a rift between certain members and their in house beat maker/member RZA, there was clearly a need to […]

Since the early 2000’s the health care industry has been the bane of many Americans existence, leading them to enormous debt, bankruptcy and in worse cases foreclosure. Wendell Potter, the former vice president of the insurance giant Cigna, has spoken out about the practices of the industry to shed some light on the growing concern […]

Atlanta rapper, DG Yola, whose real name is Mario Talley, turned himself into authorities this past Friday, August 7th to begin a one-year bid stemming from an aggravated assault charge he received in December of 08. This, according to manager Lady B of Power Hittas Records. The charge stemmed from an incident in which Yola’s […]