Category Archives: News

Mike Delorean of Bars-N-Hooks Says Prodigy’s Mural Was Defaced Because of His Book ‘My Infamous Life’

Mobb Deep fans were highly upset at the sight of the mural in Queensbridge dedicated to Prodigy being defaced not once, but twice by unknown vandals and someone in the know is finally explaining why. Mike Delorean of Bars-N-Hooks, which was the first rap group on Prodigy’s Infamous Records label, is breaking his silence and explaining the real reason why they can no longer have a Prodigy mural in Queensbridge. Check it out below and let us know what you think….

Student Sandra Musujusu Discovers New Treatment For Breast Cancer!

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a female student from the African University of Science and Technology, Abuja, Sandra Musujusu, has developed an alternative treatment for breast cancer! The scientific breakthrough might lead to a lasting solution in the treatment of breast cancer prevalent among women world over! Check out the details below…

Don’t Miss W.O.D.S.’ Annual ‘Brunch Edition’ Pool Day Party On August 5th!!

Don’t miss our annual pool party! This one is a Brunch Edition Day Party with DJ Blytz305 providing the tunes for the event with some special invited guests. iPartyNYC will be capturing the entire event through his lens! We got a full cash bar and VIP packages available for purchase as well.

Tyla Ameyoko will be at the bar serving up the drinks! UNLIMITED Mimosa, Blue Mimos and Bellini Brunch. Doors open at 12 noon and we’ll be rocking till 6pm! Advance purchase tickets guarantees your admission! The door always gets shut down due to full capacity so secure your entrance with an advance purchase ticket. Advance tickets available for purchase on Eventbrite.

iPartyNYC will be capturing the entire event through his lens! We got a full cash bar and VIP packages available for purchase as well. Email us at theoriginatorspoolparty@gmail.com to purchase the VIP packages or click HERE to purchase tickets in advance! This is THE EVENT OF THE SUMMER! See you on August 5th, 2017!

TRB2HH Presents: Checkout My Melody| A True Story About Rakim [VIDEO]

Checkout My Melody is one of the most honest docuseries to date on Rakim. Eric B and Rakim’s contribution to Hip Hop goes way beyond music. It’s their influence, style and persona that changed the Hiphop Culture. In this film you will see and hear accounts of their success never capture in it’s entirety on film. The story focuses on the two major records that got the world to notice them “ Eric B is president and Checkout My Melody”.  Also with an exclusive listen of the original “Checkout My melody” That Rakim used to show legendary producer Marley Marl…

4 Tips to Get Teens Ready for the Big College Entrance Exam Day

The words “SAT” and “ACT often strike fear in the hearts of teenagers across the country. Much pressure is placed upon these college entrance exams, and it’s normal to feel like your entire future depends on a single test. While SAT and ACT scores are important to colleges, it’s important that as a teen, you know that with proper preparation, anyone can perform well on these standardized tests. As parents with stressed-out teens, you should know how to make sure they are as prepared as possible for the big day….

French Montana Raises Over $250K for Kids In Uganda With His ‘Unforgettable Healthcare Campaign’ [VIDEO]

Rappers get a bad name, especially in the media, but today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of rapper French Montana who is putting his money where his heart is on his humanitarian mission to make healthcare a right, and not a privilege, for those less fortunate. Check out his inspirational story below…

Jay Z Talks: Cheating On Beyonce, Fight In Elevator with Solange, His Mother Being a Lesbian, Beef with Kanye & Much More On New “4:44 Album [VIDEO]

Jay Z currently has the internet going nuts with the release of his new “4:44” album! Jay got pretty personal on this one and addressed most of the rumors that have been floating around him and Beyonce for the past few years including his extramarital affair with “Becky”, that epic fight with Solange in the elevator, his beef with Kanye and even his mother’s struggles with her sexuality. For all those who are wondering what the fuss is about but don’t have Sprint or Tidal, check out a few of the highlights below…

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…

*Update: Cop Who Shot Philando Castile On FB Live Found Not Guilty

SMH….Here we go again! A Minnesota jury has found a Twin Cities cop not guilty on all counts for the fatal shooting of Philando Castile, captured on Facebook Live last summer. Check out the details below….

*UPDATE: Former Cop Who Was Fired For NOT Shooting 21-Year-Old Father Files Lawsuit Against City

Last year, we told you about a former West Virginia police officer who witnessed the fatal police shooting of a young black man saying he was fired for not shooting the man himself. Well, he has now filed a federal lawsuit which revealed even more disturbing details of that tragic day. Check out the details below…

8-Year-Old Boy Commits Suicide 2 Days After Being Beat Unconscious By School Bullies

SMH….This bullying/suicide trend with the youth in our society is out of control. Surveillance video shows bullies at a Cincinnati elementary school brutally attacking an unconscious 8-year-old boy, who would take his own life two days later. What makes this even worse is that school officials never even told the parents that their child was beaten to a pulp which would’ve probably saved his life. Check out the details of this alarming story below…

White Cop Sues Police Chief for Racism After Finding Out He’s 18% Black On Ancestry Website?

Lol….you cannot make this stuff up folks! A Hastings police sergeant is suing his city, the police chief and a few others after claiming that he has been subjected to racial taunts within the department after he took a genetic test through Ancestry.com that showed he was 18 percent black. Yes…he’s really doing this. Check out the rest of this crazy story 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…

Charles Barkley Calls Mother of Police Shooting Victim “Ugly” After She Blasts Him for Defending Corrupt Cops In Baltimore[VIDEO]

Whose bright idea was it to give former NBA baller Charles Barkley a.k.a. Mr. Foot In His Mouth a show about race and politics? The basketball Hall of Famer and TNT analyst will debut “The Race Card” on the network in 2017, a show revolving around racism in America. During one particularly tense segment, the ever-clueless commentator managed to offend the mother of a teen who was killed by police and made things worse by implying that she was “ugly” after she gave him a piece of her mind! Everything went downhill after that…..SMH. Check out the details and some of the footage below…

Dr. Samuel Achilefu Invents Goggles That See Cancerous Cells & Is Now Working On A Light Therapy To Kill Them

Cancer causes 8.2 million deaths a year but a Nigerian doctor by the name of Samuel Achilefu is making great strides in bringing that astronomical number down. Check out the details below….

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…

Former NBA Player Ray Allen’s Passion for Teaching About the Holocaust Gets Him Sworn Into the U.S. Holocaust Museum Council?

Who knew former NBA star Ray Allen has more passion for teaching others about the Holocaust than most Jewish people? The 10-time All-Star was even sworn into the Board of Directors for the Holocaust Memorial Museum for his dedication to the cause! Check out the details below and let us know what you think….

Colin Kaepernick Gives Out Custom-Made Suits At Parole Office In Jamaica, Queens To Help Ex-Cons Return To the Workforce

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of one of our favorite athletes, Colin Kaepernick! Even though the former San Francisco 49er is out of a job himself right now, he still took time to help out those less fortunate than him who, due to their criminal records, need all the help they can get in re-entering the workforce. Check out his inspirational story below…