nation of gods and earths

The Nation of Gods and Earths developed a connection with Hip-Hop culture that stretches far beyond the sharing of lingo.

A prominent member of the Five Percent Nation – also known as the Nation of Gods and Earths – has spoken on Jay-Z‘s possible affiliation with the controversial group. Although the Brooklyn artist and mogul as yet to declare his stance, speculation continues to mount regarding his recent wearing of the Five Percenters’ Universal Flag […]

The Five Percent Nation, or more correctly, the Nation Of Gods and Earths, has surfaced in the news lately on the heels of Jay Z wearing the group’s flag on a pendant. Lord Jamar, a vocal member of the group, says that New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony may have ties to the Nation of […]

Jay Z and wife Beyoncé were courtside last week at the Barclays Center to watch the Brooklyn Nets take on the Houston Rockets. The New York Post‘s Page Six was particularly enamored with Hov’s “Universal Flag” pendant, a symbol of the Nation of Gods and Earths or the Five Percent Nation.

With the arrest of notoriously elusive and influential drug dealer James Corley, the Queens-based “Supreme Team” street gang saw one of the final beams of its foundation tumble after the 51-year-old was charged on Thursday (May 18) with criminal sale of a controlled substance and other related drug charges. NYPD commissioner Raymond Kelly and Queens […]

March was one helluva month Hip-Hop Wired FAM. After reigning supreme over the game for the past two years, sadly we saw Lil Wayne start his prison bid. So much for the weed carriers stepping up on the team. But fortunately the workaholic went in and recorded so much music and videos before he left […]