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Inside the courtroom with Trey Songz

  • 4:06 pm Friday, December 30th, 2016 by djnailz

Trey Songz is ending the year off bouncing back from quick stint behind bars. During a performance in Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena for the “Big Show at the Joe” Trey’s Microphone was cut due to the event going over time. While on stage Trigga told the crowd that he would “go crazy” if they cut his show. Then…. they cut his show and he lost it.

Trey Songz arrested!! He flipped out onstage when his set was cut short.

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Pharrell’s new gig, nothing to do with music

  • 7:17 am Friday, December 16th, 2016 by Estee

Pharrell has partnered up with American Express as the Creative Director for the American Express Platinum Card.

He will help design credit cards, pick the music for airport lounges and develop benefits for cardholders.

It’s the first time Amex enlisted a creative director for their platinum card.

Other companies have brought on celebs — will.i.am of Black Eyed Peas was Director of Creative Innovation for Intel, and Dr. Dre is now part of team Apple.

Kanye pulled one over on us?

  • 7:39 am Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 by Estee

Kanye West lied? According to Rick Ross, he did.

During a NY appearance Sunday night, Rick said Kanye’s an absolute “genius” for playing everyone the way he did.

We know from multiple people though, Kanye really was fighting paranoia.

Lamar Odom is ready to get some professional help

  • 7:30 am Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 by Estee

Former Los Angeles Lakers player recently admitted himself into rehab.

“It was his own decision. He wanted to work on his mental and physical health for the next chapter of his life,” a source shared with E! News. “He has not fallen off the wagon, but he understands the importance of maintaining his sobriety.”

The decision comes more than a year after he almost died in Vegas.

[Video] The Fate of the Furious trailer

  • 9:10 am Monday, December 12th, 2016 by djnailz

The next installment of the Fast and Furious is here…. well almost. The stars of the franchise premiered the trailer for the 8th movie in the middle of Times Square during NFL’s primetime game. Family is the core of the group in the movie and this time…. the one guy you least expect to switch up did just that. See trailer below!

The Fate of the Furious hits theaters April 14, 2017. 

drake’s dropping new album, “more life”

  • 6:58 am Monday, December 12th, 2016 by Estee

Drake is putting out some new music sometime early next year.  It’s a project called “More Life” and it was originally supposed to come out THIS month, but it was pushed back.  There’s no specific release date yet.

According to Drake’s people, it isn’t a brand new studio album like “Views” or a mixtape like “If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late”.  It’s a ‘compilation album’ that will feature his recent tracks “Fake Love”, “Sneakin’”, and “Two Birds, One Stone”.

Drake posted a video on Instagram of himself playing basketball with the caption, “Finally got to play today after recovering from the ankle injury.  Happy to be back at 100 [More]

Kanye’s spotted

  • 6:53 am Friday, December 9th, 2016 by djnailz

2016  has been a crazy year for Kanye West! Since being released from the hospital for his nervous break down he’s been in the studio making new music. Yeezy was spotted for the first time since being released Thursday. See the pic below:

You digging #KanyeWest new look?

A post shared by POWER 95.3 (@power953) on Dec 9, 2016 at 3:36am PST

Kanye is sporting a new hair do too…. [More]

Nicki Minaj Upsets fans when she teases mentally ill woman

  • 6:38 am Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 by Estee

Nicki Minaj upset a lot of her fans and mental health advocates when she posted a video on her Instagram mocking a woman who is mentally ill.

In the clip, Minaj cracks on a woman who shouts into her car.

“What you said? Miss? C’mere,” she says before busting out laughing and asking, “What did I do? Can we talk?”

People began commenting that the woman featured in the clip is mentally ill.

One person wrote, “I live in south beach and i know every homeless [person] around. We have a loooot of those around and she has mental illness.”

Another wrote, “You talk about privilege when [More]

Drake, Kanye and Chance The Rapper are featured in a Hip Hop Christmas-themed coloring book

  • 6:15 am Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 by Estee

Its 20 full pages of illustrations that include Kanye getting under the mistletoe, 21 Savage trying to figure out what Drake got him for Christmas and Chance The Rapper wrapping gifts.

If you’re looking for a dope Christmas gift to give to a friend who loves both coloring and Hip Hop, the book retails for $12 for a limited time.

Check out a few illustrations and patterns from the Hip-Hop Holiday Colouring Book below.

Cop one here.