Mary J. Blige was the special honoree at the Vibe magazine Impact Awards in Los Angeles Friday (Feb. 8). Blige was singled out for her longstanding music career as well as relationship with the publication, of which she has been on the cover of 10 times.
After the show it’s the after party—times 10. With the Grammys bringing in artists from all over the world, the streets of Hollywood were packed with stars, including Swizz Beatz who hosted the Monster House of Hype Grammy after party last night.
After the release of their remix to “Celebration” So So Def officially held a press conference in Atlanta that they will be holding a concert to commemorate their 20th anniversary of making music in Atlanta.
Rappers and athletes, Atlanta real estate just may not be for you. Jermaine Dupri has successfully stopped his Atlanta home from being foreclosed and auctioned off; for the second time in four months.
Rick Ross makes it look like Maybachs and steak dinners, but even he’ll tell you that it’s not easy being the boss. Yes, running things provides one with notoriety, and a hefty paycheck but when you’re the face behind a major record label, you also bare potential blame for any musical mishaps. Since navigating through […]
Fresco Kane is a brand new artist under So So Def/Epic Records that demands your attention. Discovered by Jermaine Dupri, Fresco Kane, formerly known as Gena , is a 26 year old St. Louis rapper, singer and songwriter that is on the rise. At the label home of rising rappers like Future, King L and more; Fresco’s […]
Fresco Kane is a new rapper from the midwest city of St. Louis, MO and signed to Epic Records through the guidance of So So Def founder, Jermaine Dupri. Fresco follows the same formula as another Epic Records signee, Ca$h Out, by naming his single after himself. Fresco Kane’s “Fresco Kane” is off of the upcoming mixtape “Whatz […]
As Frank Ocean continues to rack up one stamp-of-approval after another, he can now add Jermaine Dupri to his list of fans. The last couple of weeks have been a whirlwind for the New Orleans singer who came out of the closet in a letter posted to his Tumblr page, then released his Channel Orange album […]
On Friday, June 29, 2012 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, California, Pharrell Williams will be honored with the ASCAP Golden Note Award. Skateboard P. will join the likes of Sean “Diddy” Combs, Jermaine Dupri, Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, and Jay-Z as a recipient at the 25th Annual Rhythm & […]
Bow Wow’s been eating good since he was about five years-old in this Hip-Hop game, so we’re pretty sure this a minor oversight. But the YMCMB MC apparently owes the government $126,000. The huge sum comes from not paying taxes in 2006, 2008 and 2010. I guess he used the same accountant as his big homey […]
MiMi is back in the lab working on a new project with her number one producer Jermaine Dupri. Head on over to The Urban Daily and see what they have cooking.