Across 110th Street, 1972 (Sorry, couldn’t find a better poster) Plot summary from imdb: This is a violent urban thriller about a corrupt old white cop and an honest young black cop chasing three black robbers-cum-murderers who ran away with $300,000 that belonged to the Italian mob. The police must find them before the sadistic Mafia henchman Nick D’Salvio reaches them first. More after the jump…
Right On! TV just released their exclusive interview with rising rapper Ramel “Mel” Carter (Jay-z’s nephew). Mel talks about launching his own label, his expectations to be the Number one artist in the next five years by continuing the Carter’s legacy; Jay’s words of wisdom to him and his reaction when Jay moved the family out of Marcy Projects. Right On! TV Interview With Ramel Carter from rightonmag on Vimeo.
A new track by Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown hit the internet a couple of days ago. I’m late but I’m just like, is this woman serious? Ugh, she’s nuts (I have a personal story to corroborate that claim…but that’s another blog)! The song, entitled Let Em Know features Lil Fame from MOP and rapper BAM. It was produced by Easy Mo Bee and Brown drops lines about Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Eve, Trina and Lil Kim (again). I wasn’t going to post this initially but I figured, maybe other femcees or aspiring femcees can take this as a lesson for what Read the rest of this entry »
Quentin Tarantino is The Killer. (Read: Creepy. See Gangstarrpedia)
Diana Ross and Steve Madden Collaborate to design sneakers. [Stylist] Ciara struts her stuff in Paris, Beyonce supports DJ Solange, Taraji P. Henson, Mary J. Blige, Tatiyana Ali work the red carpet. [Stuff Fly People Like] Chanel Iman strikes a pose for Vogue Spain. [All That's Fab] Invincible, Mae Day and Mz Jonz rock the mic in Detroit. [The Fembassy] Behind the scenes of Beyonce’s Vizio Super Bowl Commercial. [Str8NYC] 20 in 2010: Spag-Lo. [Cool Cruel World]
Digiwaxx is giving away a pair of tickets to Fela! to whoever posts the funniest and most creative Fela mad libs. Trust me, it’s worth a shot. I saw Fela! and it’s amazing. The contest ends January 29th at 5PM. CLICK HERE to try your luck.
Roc4life.com and GangStarrGirl.com teamed up back in May in search of a dope female mc for the “Roc Your 16 Bars” contest. It was tough competition as the ladies really stepped it up but in the end, Harlem native AtLas’ was the winner. Get to know her as she talks about her affiliation with MC Lyte and her love for hip-hop.