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LIVE AND LAVISH “MARY JANE 420” Tee

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NJ based brand Lavish and Luxury get retro trippy with the  limited release of the “MARY JANE 420” tee. The tees are all handmade giving them at 1 of 1 feel  with each tie dye pattern being specifically unique. The retro appeal comes from those good old recreation center sports league uniforms we wore as kids with the sponsor on the […]

Kendrick Lamar Joins Brandy and Others For Global Fusion Fest In Philly

Tomorrow, Kendrick Lamar will join R&B singer Brandy Norwood, Elle Varner, Luke James, and others at philadelphia’s Global Fusion Festival. The free festival in the city of Brotherly Love is a part of PECO’s Multicultural Festival Series at Penn’s Landing. GFF is Philly’s largest one-day festival, attracting over 30,000 guests and features multicultural vendors, performers, […]

Video: Jasiri X – 10 Frisk Commandments

In his latest video, Jasiri X takes on the serious “stop and frisk” issue with a brilliant remake of Biggie’s “Ten Crack Commandments”. Check out the video below:    Advertisement -ShaBe Allah(@KingPenStatus)

Stalley In ATL July 27 w/ Underground Favorite Jay Prime

On July 27th, MMG rookie Stalley will be putting on a one night only show in A Town at the trendy Loft nightclub. The show, hosted by Fort Knox, will feature some of Atlanta’s hottest underground talent such as Methuzulah, Senor Kaos, and ATL’s newest rap wunderkind Jay Prime. Sponsored by The Ave. and Atlanta Hit Makaz, advance […]

George Zimmerman’s New Bond Set At $1 Million

A judge in Florida set a new bond for George Zimmerman – a man charged with murder in the February shooting death of unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin – at $1 million on Thursday. It was unclear how quickly Zimmerman could post the bond and be released from jail. His attorney argued that Zimmerman should […]

Freedom And Justice For All: Revolutionary Hip Hop Greats

As most of the country will be celebrating America’s independence from Great Britian, many in the conscious community, including Hip Hop artists, have always been very vocal against the injustices perpetrated against Black people by the same country that promotes Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness. It’s no secret that slavery was still in […]

Lord Finesse Hosts The Annual DMC DJ Battle In NYC This Weekend

This weekend, the legendary “Funky Man” Lord Finesse will host the Annual DMC NYC Regional DJ Battle and Battle for US Supremacy at Le Poisson Rouge. DJs will have the chance to rep the Rotten Apple in the DMC US Finals on August 4. The winner of the battle for US Supremacy will go on […]

Silence Is Golden: NYC’s Historic Silent “Stop & Frisk” March

NYPD’s controversial “stop and frisk” tactics and policies were put under the microscope yesterday as thousands silently marched through the streets of Harlem to protest the department’s tool of racial profiling. Headed by Rev. Al Sharpton and the National Action Network along with hundreds of other civil, ethnic, and social groups, the march and rally […]

RZA Spends Father’s Day In Juvenile Hall

Wu Tang’s Robert “RZA” Diggs spent today in Los Angeles County’s Juvenile Hall to discuss the importance of fatherhood with at risk males that are being detained in that facility. The Wu Tang swordsman taught them about the roles that they must fulfill when released, as a large percentage of L.A.’s male juvenile detention are […]

Lindsay Lohan Found Unconscious In California Hotel

Lindsay Lohan was found unconscious today in the penthouse of the Ritz-Carlton in Marina Del Ray, California. She was immediately rushed to the ER. She’s been filming “Liz & Dick” in the area, and was involved in a car crash along the PCH last week. Alcohol was allegedly stashed in the car. Reportedly, Lohan has […]

NYPD Officers Cheer Richard Haste At Manslaughter Arraignment

“That’s how they work”, said Constance Malcolm, the grief stricken mother of Ramarley Graham after cops cheered the $50,000 bail of Officer Richard Haste, who was indicted on manslaughter charges Wednesday for shooting an unarmed Graham February 2. Haste pleaded not guilty in the shooting death of the 18 year old Bronx teen. Once his […]

Hip Hop Says Goodbye To Graf King Stay High 149

Wayne “Stay High 149” Roberts, one of the pioneers of NYC graffiti, passed away on Monday from complications of liver disease. He was 61 years old. Stay High was known for his numerous tags which could be seen in all five boros, above or below ground. The icon of the Graf movement made his “saint” […]

George Zimmerman Bond Revoked

George Zimmerman had his bond revoked today by a Florida judge and ordered him to surrender himself to authorities within the 48 hours. Prosecutors filed a motion to revoke the bond of the neighborhood watch volunteer who was charged with second degree murder in the killing of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. It was determined that […]

British Rapper M.I.A. Signs With Roc Nation

It was announced yesterday that Hip Hop songstress M.I.A. has signed a management deal with Roc Nation. This was locked in just in time for the release of her fourth studio effort, Tamangi, which is scheduled to drop this fall. Congrats to her and the Roc on their anticipated joint success. ShaBe Allah(@KingPenStatus)

Rapper M.I.A. Signs With Roc Nation

It was announced yesterday that Hip Hop songstress M.I.A. has signed a management deal with Roc Nation. This was locked in just in time for the release of her fourth studio effort, Tamangi, which is scheduled to drop this fall. Congrats to her and the Roc on their anticipated joint success. ShaBe Allah(@KingPenStatus)

Meek Mill Signs To Roc Nation Management

Immediately following the virtually overnight success of his mixtape Dreamchasers 2, Meek Mill announced today that he has signed with Hov’s RocNation management. With labelmate Wale on board with RocNation overseeing his career moves as well, MMG can guarantee their pole position in the streets this summer. – ShaBe Allah(@KingPenStatus) Advertisement

Butt Shots: “Oh. My. Gosh…Look At Her Butt”

Above are before and after pictures of Vanity Wonder, featured in this current issue of The Source magazine. The author of the controversial book, Shot Girls, talks exclusively to The Source’s own @CourtneyBrown about her butt shots, which–as evidenced from the photo–didn’t go quite as planned.  Below is a bonus excerpt from the article where […]

Sway Talks About Revolutionizing Radio In The New Issue Of The Source

Radio veteran and MTV television personality Sway is featured in this month’s Source magazine! Sway talks about his “Sway In The Morning” radio show on Sirius’ Shade 45 satellite radio station, and radio’s current state in today’s digital age. Here is an excerpt from the story:   “In the tradition of radio, people listened to […]