Sha Be Allah

The Source Magazine Staff Writer

Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Bodyguard Offers $10K To His Assailants To Fight

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After receiving one of the most publicized beatdowns caught on camera in the history of Hip Hop, disgraced Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine may receive some retribution as his bodyguard wants some get back for ambushing the “Gooba” rapper in the LA Fitness in Miami. Visit for more information TMZ reported that 6ix9ine’s personal bodyguard […]

Today In Hip Hop History: The Diplomats’ Debut Album ‘Diplomatic Immunity’ Turns 20 Years Old!

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On this date two decades ago, Cam’ron’s crew from Harlem, The Diplomats, dropped their debut album Diplomatic Immunity on the Roc A Fella Records/Def Jam imprint during the pivotal time when Dame Dash appointed Cam’ron as the President of Roc-A-Fella Records. Visit for more information Coming on the heels of the release of Cam’s […]

Ticketmaster Hit With Class Action Suit For “Inflated” Drake Ticket Prices


Drake announced that his It’s All a Blur’ tour alongside 21 Savage would hit 29 different cities and were made available to fans on March 17, but some fans complained about the high price of the tickets, claiming price gauging, which launched a class-action suit. Visit for more information The Toronto Star reported that […]

[WATCH] Cee-Lo Green Falls Off Horse At Shawty Lo Birthday Celebration

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A slew of celebrities and notables came out in ATL to celebrate the life of D4L founder, the late Shawty Lo, who would’ve turned 47 years old if he were alive today. The Dungeon Family’s Cee-Lo Green was in attendance and made a grand entrance on horseback, but it didn’t end how he expected. Visit […]

[WATCH] J. Cole Says He Smoked Cigarettes Regularly At 6 Years Old

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In a revealing episode of Lead By Example with GS Warriors General Manager Bob Myers, rap wunderkind and b-ball enthusiast J. Cole told Myers he believed he had a real shot at the NBA, but a cigarette habit at the tender age of 6 made that dream in particular a little harder to reach. Visit […]

Bunlo Connects With Payroll Giovanni On ‘Members’

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Born and raised in Toronto until his later teen years, rising MC Bunlo grew up fending for his life in the streets and dodging run-ins with the law often. But it was during these tough times that the creative realized his musical potential and found his own unique sound amongst the chaos. Bunlo has come a long way […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Tekashi 6ix9ine Was Allegedly Assaulted For Dissing Puerto Rico During 2023 WBC

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The World Baseball Classic came to a dramatic conclusion yesterday when Team Japan’s Shohei Ohtani struck out Team USA captain Mike Trout, finishing up the tourney undefeated and taking home the gold. Another unexpected occurrence was Mexico surprisingly making it to the semi-finals, with an elimination game against Puerto Rico. Visit for more information […]

[WATCH] Raekwon Goes Behind The Scenes Of The Making Of “Ice Cream” Video

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Wu-Tang Clan rapper Raekwon and his team take fans behind the scenes of the official music video for “Ice Cream,” featuring Ghostface Killah, Method Man and Cappadonna from his Only Built 4 Cuban Linx album in the latest installment of Vevo Footnotes, premiering today. The exclusive content is part of Vevo’s celebration to honor the historic 50th Anniversary […]

[RECAP] Tragedy Khadafi, Tone Trump And More Show Out For Lish 2X’s ‘The Ramadan Album’ Release Party In NYC

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Over the weekend, a cultural phenomenon took place in Midtown Manhattan as Muslims, music lovers and media from NYC came together to celebrate the release of Muslimah femcee Lish 2X’s latest LP The Ramadan Album. Visit for more information A small, but tight crowd crammed into Times Square’s famed Quad Recording Studios, where they […]

Baby Blue Off House Arrest After Being Released From Prison Last Month

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Last month, Baby Blue from the millennial R&B group was granted an early prison release for fraud charges, but now he’s announced that he’s been taken off of house arrest Visit for more information Blue was originally sentenced to 20 months behind bars for a multi-million dollar PPP scam and turned himself in to […]

Foot Locker To Close Nearly 400 Mall Stores by 2026

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Today’s sneaker culture has taken on a drastic change, with the increasing popularity of sneaker resellers and online stores causing sneaker store staples to close their doors indefinitely. After Eastbay closed down last year, the sneaker chain Foot Locker is downsizing its stores in order to remain in business. Visit for more information Reports […]

Happy Birthday to Production Legend DJ Premier! Top 5 Preemo Bangers

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On this day in Hip-Hop history, super producer and generational sound shaper DJ Premier was born in 1966. As a producer, DJ Premier has worked with the likes of Big L (RIP), Big Daddy Kane, Bun B, Common, D’Angelo, Dr. Dre, The Game, Joey Bada$$, KRS-One, Ludacris, Mos Def, Nas, Snoop Dogg, The Notorious B.I.G […]

Happy 66th Birthday To Legendary Filmmaker Spike Lee!

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On this date in 1957, filmmaker, actor, and New York Knicks enthusiast Shelton “Spike” Lee was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He moved to Brooklyn as a child, which became the backdrop of Lee’s most famous movies, including Do The Right Thing, He Got Game, Summer Of Sam She’s Gotta Have It, and Crooklyn. Visit […]