Salt-N-Pepa to Drop 30th Anniversary Edition of “Very Necessary’

Salt-N-Pepa to Drop 30th Anniversary Edition of "Very Necessary'

Iconic hip-hop duo Salt-N-Pepa is gearing up to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their classic fourth album, Very Necessary. On Oct. 20, 2023, fans can dive into the nostalgia with the release of Very Necessary (30th Anniversary Edition) through UMe. Visit for more information The anniversary edition will be available in various configurations, including […]

[WATCH] Salt-N-Pepa Revisit The Behind The Scenes Of The Making Of “Shoop”

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Iconic rap group Salt-N-Pepa take fans behind the scenes of the official music video for “Shoop,” in the latest installment of Vevo Footnotes. The exclusive content is part of Vevo’s celebration to honor the historic 50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop. Visit for more information During the episode, Pepa delves into the story behind the song and […]

Salt-N-Pepa’s Pepa Sues Doctor for Botched Butt Job

Pepa Sues Doctor for Botched Butt Job

Salt-N-Pepa’s Pepa was involved in a car accident in July 2018 which caused the biopolymer implants she previously had in her butt and hips to shift. Visit for more information So she visited Dr. David Sayah who reportedly talked her into three different procedures. According to the lawsuit, the rap icon, born Sandra Denton, […]

Salt-N-Pepa’s Salt Reveals Poem Tupac Wrote Her While He Was Incarcerated

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The other half of the dynamic girl group, Salt-N-Pepa revealed a letter that the late Tupac Shakur wrote her while he was incarcerated. Visit for more information Salt developed a friendship with the West Coast rapper shortly before he was imprisoned because he was set to be featured in the “Whatta Man” visuals. But […]

Twitter Reacts to Salt-N-Pepa Biopic After Trailer Releases


Lifetime is back at it again! This weekend the network most notable for biopic’s has released the trailer to the three-hour film that will detail the journey to fame of the groundbreaking hip-hop duo, Cheryl James and Sandra Denton aka, Salt-N-Pepa. Visit for more information Salt-N-Pepa emerged in the late 1980s. The group consisted […]

Salt N’ Pepa Biopic Set For LifeTime in 2020

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By:Amira Lawson The early 90s rap female duo is announced to have their own biopic coming to LifeTime Network. GG Towson is said to be playing Cheryl Salt James, and Laila Odom plays Sandra Pepa Denton. GG Towson has been seen previously on your TV screen in TV shows including Everybody Hates Chris, Zoey 101, […]

Salt-N-Pepa Respond to Lawsuit from DJ Spinderella


The rift between Salt-N-Pepa and DJ Spinderella is getting deeper as the Hip-Hop duo state they attempted to look after their DJ, however, it would always backfire. Visit for more information The Blast received court documents with the response to the Spinderella issued lawsuit from Pepa (real name Sandra Denton) and Salt (Cheryl James). […]

Spinderella Sues Salt-n-Pepa for Unpaid Royalties and More

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There is money beef brewing between Spinderella and Salt-N-Pepa as the historic Hip-Hop DJ is suing for numerous unpaid royalties, appearances and more. Visit for more information Spin has filed a suit against her two groupmates stating she was swindled out of dollars dating back to 1999. According to TMZ, the lawsuit reads Spidnerella […]

DJ Spinderella Terminated From Performing With Salt-N-Pepa

DJ Spinderella Sounds Off About Being 'Wrongfully Excluded' From Lifetime's Salt-n-Pepa Biopic

A once renowned Hip-Hop trio has seemingly made the decision to downsize to becoming an official duo. On Thursday (April 2), DJ Spinderella took to social media and disclosed her forthcoming absence from future performances with Salt N’ Pepa. In the Instagram post, the favored disc jockey revealed she was terminated from performances with the […]

Lifetime to Develop Salt-N-Pepa Scripted Miniseries


Salt-N-Pepa are one of the most acclaimed and successful acts in the history of Hip-Hop. Since their debut in 1985, they have been making their voices heard as leading ladies in the male-dominated genre of rap music. With classic songs like “Push It,” “Let’s Talk About Sex,” “Express Yourself,” “Shoop,” and “Whatta Man,” and many […]

Salt-N-Pepa Celebrate 30 Years of Achievement at BBMAs

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The 2018 Billboard Music Awards went down this past Sunday and there was plenty to be seen ranging from Janet Jackson’s Icon Award performance to T.I. poking fun at his recent arrest. Another memorable moment from this year’s festivities in Las Vegas was the performance of Salt-N-Pepa, who closed out the show with an appearance […]

A Biopic on The Godfather of Hip-Hop Fashion, Dapper Dan Is In The Making

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The godfather of hip-hop fashion, Dapper Dan, whose grand application of design changed the ethics of hip-hop fads has a biopic in the making. Visit for more information Sony is producing the documentary with the help of Jerrod Carmichael of The Carmichael Show and Josh Bratman of Immersive Pictures as producers. Set in traditional […]

VH1’s Hip Hop Honors Exceeds At Recognizing Legendary Female MCs


This year’s 2016 VH1 Hip Hop Honors focused on the legendary ladies of the game for the first live taping of the returned television special. Visit for more information Taking place at Lincoln Center in New York this past Monday [July 11], the venue was flooded with stars all in the name of celebrating […]

VH1 Hip Hop Honors Pays Tribute to Lil Kim

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Lil Kim has been added to the list of honorees at the VH1 Hip Hop Honors. The 2016 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail the Queens celebrates the female pioneers of Hip Hop, including Queen Latifah, Salt-N-Pepa, Spinderella, and Missy Elliot. Visit for more information Lil Kim has made her imprint on Hip Hop since 1995, when she […]

Saturday Soundtrack: 13 Girl Group Anthems That Withstood The Test Of Time


R&B girl group greatness is looking to make a triumphant return in 2016 and as we all know, the new batch of young women working hard to make it happen have plenty of successful examples to learn from. Visit for more information From talented groups like Fifth Harmony, DMK and Good Girl to Kelly’s […]

First Ladies Of Rap: Salt-N-Pepa

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The First Ladies of Rap and Hip Hop culture are all forward-thinking pioneers whose legacies, both individual and collective, are undeniable. While these women don’t technically require a proper introduction at this stage in their careers as veterans, there’s no better time than Women’s History Month to celebrate the achievements, challenges overcome and contributions each have made over the […]