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[WATCH] Snoop Dogg Talks Upcoming 2022 Super Bowl Performance, Def Jam With Roxanne Shante On SiriusXM

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Snoop Dogg sat down with SiriusXM’s Roxanne Shante for a “New Music & Motivation” special on LL Cool J’s Rock The Bells Radio on SiriusXM. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Roxane Shante and Snoop Dogg discuss his new album Algorithm, which is scheduled to be released on Friday, November 12. Snoop Dogg answered a fan question about his upcoming 2022 Super Bowl […]

Happy 59th Birthday To Production Pioneer Marley Marl!

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Born Marlon Williamson this date in 1962 in NYC, the DJ, producer, and record label owner known as Marley Marl is a trailblazer of Hip Hop’s ever-evolving sound, being one of the first to use sampling as a means to gather elements for a song. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Starting with his days as […]

Happy Birthday to Production Pioneer Marley Marl!

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Born Marlon Williamson this date in 1962 in NYC, the DJ, producer, and record label owner known as Marley Marl is a trailblazer of Hip Hop’s ever-evolving sound, being one of the first to use sampling as a means to gather elements for a song. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Starting with his days as […]

Roxanne Shante: ‘Queensbridge Has A Million Dollar View’

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Roxanne Shante knows the glory of being a product of New York City. In a preview of an exclusive interview that is set to drop on March 19, the Hip-Hop icon reflects on what it was like to grow up in the New York City housing projects while detailing the […]

Playbook MG Co-Founder Marie Driven Honored At Bridging The Gap Event

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Marie Driven received multiple awards during the Honoring Our Queens segment of the Bridging the Gap series featuring women who have played an integral role in representing their communities through their work. Bishop Lamor M. Whitehead welcomed nominees as the presenter of the From the Streets to the Church themed reception held at Grace Tabernacle […]

Queen Latifah Shuts Down Essence Fest With Ladies First Line-Up

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At Essence Fest 2018, Queen Latifah brings out a star-studded lineup and proves her crown never left. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Queen Latifah brought down the house at Essence’s yearly tribute to the power and beauty of Black Women. Celebrating the 20 year anniversary of her Hip-Hop classic Ladies First featuring Monie Love, a star-studded […]

Rap Legend Fly Ty Brings Brooklyn United Marching Band Show To Broadway

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While Roxanne Shanté is experiencing a huge rebirth with the release of her Roxanne Roxanne biopic, many are wondering what ever happened to Tyrone “Fly Ty” Williams— producer of the legendary Rap Attack radio show with Mr. Magic and Marley Marl, owner of Cold Chillin’ Records and manager of the Juice Crew. Well, Fly Ty […]

Roxanne Shanté Views Her Breast Cancer Scars As A Mark of Beauty

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After beating breast cancer twice, hip-hop legend Roxanne Shanté doesn’t view the scars from her battle as an imperfection, but rather a mark of beauty. In light of promoting her new Netflix biopic Roxanne Roxanne, Shanté alongside Chanté Adams who stars as her in the film stopped by Sway In The Morning to talk about […]

Watch the First Trailer for ‘Roxanne Roxanne’ Starring Nia Long, Mahershala Ali

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The first official trailer for the highly anticipated Netflix original film, ROXANNE ROXANNE, is out now. Set to air on Netflix March 23, ROXANNE ROXANNE, written and directed by Michael Larnell, and from the producers of “Fruitvale Station” and “Dope,” tells the story of rap pioneer Lolita ‘Roxanne Shanté’ Gooden, best known for her 1984 hit record “Roxanne’s Revenge,” and […]

Roxanne Shantè Performs Live at The Roots Jam Session

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Last night in NYC, Roxanne Shante hit the stage with her incredible energy while performing at The Roots Jam Sessions. Roxanne stood in front of a packed house and delivered two of her classic hits, “Roxanne’s Revenge” & “Have a Nice Day” at The Gramercy Theatre accompanied by The Roots! Other performing acts also included […]

Heal The Afro Puffs: The Lady Of Rage Hospitalized

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On Tuesday (Jan. 3), west coast hip-hop legend Yo-Yo broke news to the hip-hop community that her fellow sister in rhyme, The Lady of Rage is currently hospitalized. The Make Way For The Motherlode emcee took to Instagram to share a flick of her hospital visit to Rage, a sentimental one, where Yo-Yo is seen sitting […]

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