Category Archives: Music

R.I.P. Prodigy from Mobb Deep Passes Away At 42

Some sad news to report today as it has been confirmed that legendary  rapper Albert Johnson a.k.a. Prodigy from Mobb Deep passed away today. Check out the details below…

Nicki Minaj & Nas Spark Dating Rumors

Wordondastreet is that Nicki Minaj and Queensbridge’s own Nasir Jones may be dating! Pre-Meek Mill, Nicki and Nas dating rumors first started back when she chose him to be her leading man in her “Right By My Side” video [see below]. The two shared an onscreen kiss that had people speculating but she was already in a relationship with her now-ex Safaree Samuels so people let it slide. But now that Nicki is posting pictures looking boo’d up with the legendary rapper and even wearing his chain, the rumor mill is in a frenzy! Check out a few of the pics that have people talking below and let us know what you think…

Former Queens Gang Member & Ex-Convict Set To Graduate from Columbia University: “I Don’t Want My Past To Define Me”

 Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a young man by the name of Richard Gamarra. After seven years behind bars for assault and weapon convictions, the 28-year-old former Latin King gangbanger managed to turn his life around and will be graduating with a master’s degree from Columbia University’s renowned Mailman School of Public Health May ’17! Check out his inspirational story below….

Funk Flex Claims Tupac Shot Himself During 1994 Quad Studio Shooting: “He Panicked, Pulled Out the Steel, Shot Himself.” [VIDEO]

SMH….Hot 97’s Funk Flex is, once again, talking about Hip Hop legend Tupac Shakur in a derogatory manner AFTER his death. Flex posted an Instagram Live video where he made the claim that Tupac pulled a “Cheddar Bob”, a character from Eminem’s 8 Mile movie, and shot himself during his infamous 1994 shooting/robbery that left him with 5 bullet wounds. Check it out below…

Drug Dealers Posing As Uber Drivers Arrested In the Bronx

It was only a matter of time before this became a thing in NYC. Two brothers from the Bronx were just caught running a drug ring that was using Uber driver to deliver the goods! Check out the details below…

14-Year-Old Cello Prodigy Ifetayo Ali-Landing Wins 2017 National Music Competition [VIDEO]

 In today’s “Good News of the Day”, we have the story of an amazing young lady by the name of Ifetayo Ali-Landing doing big things in the world of classical music. Check out the details below…

The Real Story of How “420” a.k.a. April 20th Got Its Name

We’ve all seen, heard or even used the popular term “420” used to represent any and all things marijuana-related but where exactly did it originally come from? The long-held belief was that “420” started as a police code for Marijuana Smoking In Progress but that isn’t the case! Check out the details to the real story below…

New Jersey Teen Ifeoma White-Thorpe Is Accepted By 8 Ivy League Schools!

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a New Jersey teenager by the name of Ifeoma White-Thorpe who managed to get accepted by 8 ivy league schools! Check out her amazing story below…

Industry Muscle Presents ‘RapStar the Series Preview #12’ – “No Turning Back” [VIDEO]

From executive producers Jermaine “Maino” Coleman and James “Kraze” Billings comes an all too real and true to life story about the music industry and how the system can manipulate relationships, business and loyalty.

Synopsis: In our Final preview #012 ” No turning back” Things start to move forward with Milly’s career. LAH and Skye manage to finalize the reality show deal. Milly heads to the dealership to buy a car for him and Skye. Milly’s mom sets up a day for the family to visit an old friends art show to smooth things out with Milly and Tone but things turn for the worst .From Executive producers Jermaine ” Maino” Coleman and James”Kraze” Billings. Assitant Director :Kadeem Huggins

2-Year-Old Girl Puts Target Cashier In Her Place for Questioning Why She Chose a Black Doll Baby

This is a perfect story for our current days and times. A mother by the name of Brandi Benner was rewarding her 2-year-old daughter, Sophia, for learning how to potty train by buying her a doll at her local Target. Brandi’s daughter carefully chose a baby doll, brought it to the cashier and that’s when things went left. The Target employee questioned Sophia as to why she chose a black baby doll. Check out Sophia’s amazing response below…

Industry Muscle Presents Part 10 of “RapStar the Series: That’s What’s Shakin'” [VIDEO]

From executive producers Jermaine “Maino” Coleman and James “Kraze” Billings comes an all too real and true to life story about the music industry and how the system can manipulate relationships, business and loyalty…

11-Year-Old Sidney Keys III Creates “Books N Bros” Book Club To Encourage Reading Among His Peers

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of an 11-year-old boy whose goal is to spread his passion for reading to other young boys his age! Six months ago, 11-year-old St. Louisan Sidney Keys III started a reading club for boys his age to band together in their love of books. He calls it Books N Bros, and the club has an emphasis on making reading fun while lifting up African American literature and culture! Check out the details below…..

Dame Dash Says Biggie “Planned To Sign To Roc-A-Fella” Before He Passed Away [VIDEO]

In a recent interview with Hip Hop Motivation, Dame Dash says that Biggie was in the midst of cutting his ties with Puffy and Bad Boy to join his boy Jay Z at Roc-A-Fella Records! Check it out below…

Atlantic City Honors Muslim Man Who Broke Up Teen Fight In Viral Video [VIDEO]

Atlantic City, New Jersey, honored the good Samaritan who brought peace to two fighting teens in a video that has received more than 31 million views.  Ibn Ali Millers’ comments during his press conference further prove what a great man he really is! Check it out below…

Real Talk: Video of OG Stopping Fight Between 2 Teens with Words of Wisdom Goes Viral

A video of a neighborhood OG stepping in and stopping a fight between two teens is going viral and for good reason! While everyone had their camera phones out ready to catch a “Worldstar” moment, the OG stepped in like a real man and diffused the situation with words of wisdom. Mainstream media doesn’t like to show positive images of black men like this so that’s what we’re here for! Check out this touching video below and let us know what you think….

Industry Muscle Presents “Rap Star the Series” Part 8: “Family Matters”

From executive producers Jermaine “Maino” Coleman and James “Kraze” Billings comes an all too real and true to life story about the music industry and how the system can manipulate relationships, business and loyalty.

Synopsis: Rap Star the series: In the latest RapStar preview Everyone is getting ready for Milly’s Big birthday bash that he has every year. Milly seems to be out of the spirit but LAH cheers him up. Tone still trying to figure out if he is going to mess with his brother or not but Crazy C tries to push him to go.Glizzy makes a trip to Long island on a surprise visit to his dads. Only to discover he has another family that he is raising which puts his dad (Robert) in a peculiar situation. Milly Buckz meets up with 821 Lobby boys on the strength of New York City’s hottest DJ Superstar Jay and listens to their music.From Executive producers Jermaine ” Maino” Coleman and James”Kraze” Billings. Assitant Director :Kadeem Huggins

W.O.D.S. Artist Spotlight: Fred Kelly – Pray On It

Check out hot new “W.O.D.S. Approved” music from Cali’s own Fred Kelly!

Nicki Minaj Claps Back at Remy Ma On “No Frauds” & Allegedly Gets Nas To Pull “Shether” from Soundcloud [AUDIO]

Nicki Minaj finally responded to Remy Ma on a newly released reunion track which she dropped late Wednesday night called “No Frauds” featuring her estranged Young Money label mates Drake and Lil Wayne. In it, she accuses Remy of using her husband Papoose as a ghostwriter, shooting her friend over $1000, leaving her son behind while she went to jail, failing to get a Jay Z feature, getting plastic surgery and much more. Lil Wayne and Drake rapped after but made no mention of Remy’s name. Wordondastreet is that Nicki also put a call in to Nas, who owns the publishing to the original “Ether”, to get Remy’s version pulled from Soundcloud. Nas allegedly “left the song up on iTunes so that he can make a BAG off of it. But he’s basically banned Remy from performing the song live.” Check out the lyrics to Nicki’s clap back and some of the details about Nas’ role in this below and let us know what you think?

Remy Ma Releases “Another One”, Part 2 of Her Nicki Minaj Diss [AUDIO]

Remy Ma apparently isn’t finished with Nicki Minaj yet! Borrowing Drake’s “Back 2 Back” diss track against Nicki’s ex-boyfriend Meek Mill, Remy Ma just dropped “Another One”. Check it out below and let us know what YOU think….

RapStar the Series Preview #003 ” Social Media” [VIDEO]

In this preview Milly Buckz and J- Money discuss how he the label wants to move forward with Milly and LAH. To their surprise everything isn’t all good. Young Glizzy shoots some footage for his social media fans…