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Lavell Crawford’s to Drop Showtime Special ‘New Look, Same Funny’ on July 6

Lavell Crawford Showtime New Look Same Funny

Don’t let the weight loss fool you. Comedian Lavell Crawford is still bringing big laughs. He makes his return with his newest Showtime stand-up special titled Lavell Crawford: New Look Same Funny! According to the description from Showtime: Lavell Crawford is back and he’s funnier and skinnier than ever. After losing over 120 pounds, he’s […]

Uncle Rush Turns 60 Today!

Russell Simmons

Words by Shanice Stephanie & NDSmith Russell Simmons aka Uncle Rush turns 60 today! Born on this day in 1957, a Hollis, Queens native turned a side-college hustle into a cultural phenomenon and became the face of “The Hip-Hop Mogul”. Simmons is one of the man players that changed the industry landscape of Urban music, […]

Comedian Ricky Harris Dead At Age 54


From a report received from the L.A. Times, it has been confirmed that famed comedian Ricky Harris passed away yesterday after complication from a heart attack he suffered on Saturday. Harris was 54 years old. Among the funnyman’s best-known credits included a recurring role on the Chris Rock sitcom Everybody Hates Chris and frequent collaborations […]