Russell Simmons found himself in the middle of a controversy last night (August 14). Just weeks after announcing his latest online property, a controversial video spoofing the life of iconic abolitionist Harriet Tubman was released, sparking a firestorm of angry responses. Simmons has since pulled the video and apologized.
Dame Dash recently sat down with Sharon Carpenter of Global Grind to discuss his current business ventures, his absence from the spotlight, and his current feelings toward Jay-Z and Kanye West. Dash dons a noticeably different demeanor than that of his Roc-A-Fella days, showing that wisdom indeed comes with age.
When it comes to the state of Hip-Hop, Wood Harris wants that old thing back. Best known for his role on The Wire, Harris is not only a loyal fan of the culture, but also pursued a music career. In an interview with Global Grind, the Chicago native spoke on Tupac’s influence, and blasted some […]
The saga continues in the fallout between Chris Brown and Rihanna. The terrible twosome appeared to be in the throes of reconciliation until a pesky little “Theraflu” freestyle hit the ‘Net last week. For what it’s worth, Brown comes pretty hard (for an R&B dude) but caught our attention after throwing shots at an unidentified ex. When […]
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