Dee 1 gives back to homeless in new video

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Dee 1 is more than a rap artist. He’s an activist.

His latest video “Walking Revolution” shows the world just how much the New Orleans artist cares about his community.

From Dee 1 Youtube:

“7 out of 10 Americans are one paycheck away from being homeless.” This video/set of actions was meant to shine light into the lives of these homeless individuals from New Orleans and provide a platform for this issue to gain more attention. #WalkingRevolution”

K-Ci & Jojo Reunite for New Studio Album

Almost two decades later and we still remember Jodeci.

Now, one half of the group is set to reunite. K-Ci & Jojo will release “My Brother’s Keeper,” they’re first studio album in five years.

From Huffington Post:

K-Ci Hailey opened on recording the project and revealed details on a possible reunion with Jodeci. “Basically, everyone can expect K-Ci & JoJo to pick up where we left off. Good feeling music. We got a couple of baby makers on there. But it’s good man. We’re excited. But for now, with the love from Dalvin and DeVante, they’re pushing me and Jojo. And actually, we’re in the studio right now. We record new Jodeci material every chance we get… So we’re just waiting on DeVante’s call.

Read more at Huffington Post

“My Brother’s Keeper” features the duo’s new single “Knock It Off” and is set to be released on September 30.





Kendrick Lamar Astounds, Calls Out EVERYONE on Big Sean’s ‘Control’

Acclaimed emcee Kendrick Lamar dropped one of the most astounding rap verses in recent memory yesterday, igniting a frenzy on twitter that has yet to die down.

The verse – featured on Big Sean’s “Control” – is an epic, 3 minute-long tirade against his Hip Hop competitors.

And he didn’t throw subliminals either; Lamar called out practically every big name in Hip Hop by name, challenging them to step their game up.

Chris Brown Says ‘Stress,’ ‘Non-stop Negativity’ Caused Seizure

Pop star Chris Brown suffered a seizure early Friday due to “emotional stress” and “nonstop negativity,” according to a rep for the singer.


From The Los Angeles Times:


“His doctor tended to him this afternoon and attributes the NES to intense fatigue and extreme emotional stress, both due to the continued onslaught of unfounded legal matters and the nonstop negativity,” his rep said in a statement.

Remembering Whitney Houston on Her 50th Birthday

Today would have been the 50th birthday of the legendary Whitney Houston.

Whitney will always been in a class all her own as a vocalist and entertainer.

Though her later years were often marred by stories of her personal troubles, we will always remember Whitney for her once-in-a-generation talent.

Check out Whitney’s television debut on the MervGriffin Show in 1983: