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      Iran Launches Drone and Missile Attack at Israel

      Posted by Sune Engel Rasmussen on Sunday, April 14, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      TEL AVIV—Iran launched a wave of more than 300 drones and cruise and ballistic missiles toward Israel, setting up a direct military confrontation between the two nations and raising the risks of wider regional war.


      Dozens of drones and the vast majority of missiles fired by Iran were shot down by Israeli, American and other allied forces before reaching Israeli territory, Israeli and U.S. officials said.

      Only a small number of missiles landed in Is...

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      Long lost 'Book of the Dead' discovered in newly-unearthed cemetery

      Posted by Harriet Brewis on Sunday, March 31, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Canopic jars would have held organs extracted during the mummification process ((The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities))

      You might think that once you’re dead, you no longer have to worry about maps and directions (that’s one silver lining, at least).

      Well, no such luck for the Ancient Egyptians, who were buried with detailed guides on how to navigate the underworld.

      These so-called “Books of the Dead” were filled with spells and instructions, and considered a form of supernatural “travel insurance”, Sara Cole, an antiquities expert at the J. Paul Getty Museum in LA, told the New York Times.

      Now, it’...

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      Eight Chinese migrants found dead on Mexico beach

      Posted by BBC on Sunday, March 31, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      The bodies were found on a beach in Oaxaca state on Friday© Reuters

      The bodies of eight Chinese nationals have been found on a beach in the Mexican state of Oaxaca after their boat capsized, officials say.

      The bodies were found on Friday along a route used by illegal migrants trying to reach the United States.

      The seven women and a man were on board a boat operated by a Mexican that set off from Chiapas state, on the border with Guatemala, on Thursday.

      One other person survived. It was not clear...

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      Louis Gossett Jr, first black man to win a best supporting actor Oscar – obituary

      Posted by Telegraph Obituaries on Sunday, March 31, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Louis Gossett and Richard Gere in An Officer and a Gentleman - ALAMY© Provided by The Telegraph

      Louis Gossett Jr, who has died aged 87, was the first black man to win an Oscar for best-supporting actor after putting naval aviation cadet Richard Gere through his paces in An Officer and a Gentleman (1982); he was only the third black person to win any Oscar after Hattie McDaniel in Gone With the Wind (1939) and Sidney Poitier in Lilies of the Field (1963).

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      Revered British Rapper/Producer Jevon Has Passed Away

      Posted by Complex on Sunday, March 31, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Image via Wikicommons© Provided by Complex

      Jevon, the beloved British rapper and producer, has passed away. News of his death has been confirmed by friends and family. At the time of publishing, the cause of death has yet to be confirmed.

      Raised in West London before relocating to Coventry in his teens, Jevon’s connections to both areas ran deep. His work as a rapper and producer changed the face of the UK sound.

      As a producer, he had a hand in some of the finest releases of the past decade, ...

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      Converse Launches ‘Black Joy' Collection Including a Reimagined Chuck Taylor All Star

      Posted by Melody Rivera on Saturday, March 23, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      BHM SP24 Black Joy© Provided by Footwear News


      o celebrate Black History Month, Converse has released a new footwear and apparel collection, including a reimagined version of two iconic silhouettes.

      Designed by Converse's Black design team, The Black Joy collection was made with the intent to encourage Black creatives to grow within their communities. Each style was inspired by the artistic roots of the Harlem Renaissance. Along with an assortment of cropped and standard-fit T-shirts, the caps...

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      Mysonne - Boycott Black Murder

      Posted by mysonnenygeneral on Saturday, March 9, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Mysonne gives you a stunning Visual of the Experience in today’s culture !! The ending will blow your mind

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      Billionaire Black & O’Block J Hood On Lil Durk/ Chief Keef/ King Von/ FBG Duck/ Charleston White

      Posted by @camcaponenews on Sunday, February 18, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

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      Boosie on Katt Williams, Diddy, Rod Wave, Kanye, Suge Knight, Kodak Black, BG, TI (Full Interview)

      Posted by Dj Vlad on Sunday, February 18, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Boosie returned to VladTV and clarified his previous statements about how much money he earns for appearing on the platform. He also described his experience meeting Chloe Bailey, whom he described as incredibly beautiful and left him feeling starstruck. Boosie also expressed his gratitude for being chosen to perform at the Grammy's celebration of Hip-Hop's 50th anniversary. The rapper expressed hope that many people will now recognize and appreciate his musical legacy. Boos...

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      Charleston White says Patrick Mahomes is NOT black, the world addicted to sports betting, FBG DUCK

      Posted by SAY CHEESE! on Saturday, February 10, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

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      Former Aryan Brotherhood Leader Michael Thompson Tells His Life Story

      Posted by djvlad on Saturday, February 10, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Michael Thompson came through for his first-ever VladTV interview, where he detailed being a former high-ranking member of the Aryan Brotherhood. However, Michael started off speaking about growing up on a reservation in the Sierras with his father, who was half Native American. After moving off of the reservation at just 12, Michael detailed being on the bull riding circuit and later facing life for an incident that he hopes will soon be exonerated. While in prison, Michael...

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      Jeffrey Wright: ‘I find it odd when people call me a Black actor’

      Posted by Alexandra-pollard on Saturday, February 10, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Jeffrey Wright as Thelonius ‘Monk’ Ellison in ‘American Fiction’ (Photo: Claire Folger/MGM-Orion/AP)

      “I find it the oddest thing when people refer to me as a Black actor,” says Jeffrey Wright. “What is a Black actor? Is the process different for a Black actor? Is the outcome different? It makes absolutely no sense.”

      At the same time, he thinks, considering the history “of limitations and false judgements” of Black people, maybe it does.

      This tension is at the heart of Wright’s new movie American Fiction, liberally adapted by debut writer-director Cord Jefferson from Percival...

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      Snoop Dogg and Master P Sue Walmart, Post for Sabotaging New Cereal Brand

      Posted by Etan Vlessing on Saturday, February 10, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Snoop Dogg and Master P Sue Walmart, Post for Sabotaging New Cereal Brand

      Rappers Snoop Dogg and Master P have slapped Walmart and food maker Post Consumers Brands with a lawsuit that alleges their minority-owned cereal brand was kept off store shelves to thwart its launch.

      Snoop Cereal, from Broadus Foods, was launched in 2022 by Calvin Broadus, also known as Snoop Dogg, and Percy Miller, aka Master P. They aimed to create a family-owned company that also added diversity to the food market.

      Broadus Foods then approached Post Consumers Brands to secure wide dist...

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      Charlamagne tha God presses Haley on America’s racism

      Posted by Tara Suter on Saturday, February 3, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Charlamagne tha God presses Haley on America’s racism© Provided by The Hill

      Radio host Charlamagne tha God pressed GOP presidential primary candidate Nikki Haley about systemic and structural racism in America on his radio show Wednesday.

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      “When you look at the inequalities in America, in education, you know, homeownership, employment and wealth, health care,” Charlamagne asked the former South Carolina governor during an appearance on “The Breakfast Club.” “Can you admit that Ameri...

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      Anthony Anderson hospitalized after on-set fight: 'Me against two goons and a chair'

      Posted by Taijuan Moorman on Saturday, February 3, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Anthony Anderson© Dan MacMedan, USA TODAY

      Anthony Anderson's days of doing his own stunts may be over.

      The actor injured himself on the set of the upcoming film "G20" in Cape Town, South Africa, he shared on Instagram Thursday.

      "I spent the night in the emergency room," Anderson, 53, captioned a photo of him laying on a stretcher, all smiles while holding up the peace sign. "Movie set fight gone wrong. Me against two goons and a chair! Guess who didn't win!"

      USA TODAY has reached out to Anderson...

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      James Earl Jones: The Army Ranger Who Chose the Dark Side, Returned to America and Challenged Conan the Barbarian

      Posted by Goyo Large on Sunday, January 28, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      James Earl Jones: Hollywood’s Iconic Voice Served As An Officer in the US Army

      James Earl Jones: The Army Ranger Who Chose the Dark Side, Returned to America and Challenged Conan the Barbarian©Photo Credits: 1. Afro American Newspapers / Gado / Getty Images 2. DrrnHarr / Paramount Pictures / MovieStillsDB

      Hollywood actor James Earl Jones stands out as one of the most iconic voices in the entertainment industry. Celebrated for his roles as Darth Vader in Star Wars and Mufasa in The Lion King, his professional achievements are truly remarkable. Equally notable is his tenu...

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      15 Hair Growth Oils That Will Completely Transform Your Tresses

      Posted by Tatjana Freund, Nerisha Penrose, Carol Lee, Tasha Nicole Smith on Sunday, January 28, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      15 Hair Growth Oils That Will Totally Transform Your Tresses

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      Unless you’ve been blessed with the most incredible genetics, almost everyone's hair needs a little TLC to achieve the flowing, thick tresses of their dreams. If you’ve already got your ideal shampoo and conditioner comboscalp scrub, and hair masks on lock, the next step is to pinpoint your hair growth oil soulmate—that is, the one that’ll help you restore moisture, nourish your scalp, and guard against breakage and damage.

      “Hair oils can have many potential benefi...

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      The Best Taraji P. Henson Performances That Make Her an Icon

      Posted by William O. Tyler on Saturday, January 27, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      The Best Taraji P. Henson Performances That Make Her an Icon

      The Best Taraji P. Henson Performances That Make Her an Icon©Provided by Wealth of Geeks

      Anytime Taraji P. Henson boards a production, viewers have a reason to get excited. She never brings down a production. Instead, Henson’s presence often lifts whatever project she’s working on to a higher level. Whether television or feature film, drama, or comedy, Henson commits to the role and always delivers, sometimes more than the project deserves. No wonder why Tyler Perry enjoys casting her.


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      Jay-Z Designs The Latest Moncler Collection In Collaboration With Roc Nation

      Posted by Kerane Marcellus on Saturday, January 27, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Jay-Z is the designer behind Moncler’s newly released collection created in partnership with Roc Nation. The Genius sector of the Italian brand stems away from the initial protective mountain outerwear origins. Moncler Genius focuses on art, design, entertainment, music, sport, and culture which Jay-Z has a connection to. The latest collection entitled Moncler X Roc Nation is a reflection of Jay-Z’s polymath approach to creativity. 

      Jay-Z Designs The Latest Moncler Collection In Collaboration With Roc Nation 
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      Roc Nation’s co-presidents say talent isn’t enough for success: Here’s how they’re building a new era of music icons for Jay-Z’s empire

      Posted by Payton Kirol on Sunday, January 21, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Roc Nation's Co-presidents Shari Bryant and Omar Grant sat down with Fortune at their New York City headquarters.
      Roc Nation's Co-presidents Shari Bryant and Omar Grant sat down with Fortune at their New York City headquarters.

      Sitting at the heart of Roc Nation’s music empire are two executives masterfully orchestrating a roster of distinct artists all united by one specific trait: authenticity. 

      From Rihanna to J.Cole to Maeta, each individual artist signed under the Roc Nation label is strategically positioned to unleash the next major music sensation, guided by the expertise of co-presidents Shari Br...

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      An HBCU administrator died by suicide. The school's president is now on leave.

      Posted by Alia Wong on Sunday, January 21, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      HBCU Culture Shop was founded in 2017 by Dainelle Riley.

      If you or someone you know needs mental health resources and support, please call, text, or chat with the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline or visit 988lifeline.org for 24/7 access to free and confidential services.

      A historically Black college and university is mourning the death of one of its former administrators, and some alumni say racism was at play and the institution’s president is to blame.

      Antoinette “Bonnie” Candia-Bailey was the vice president of student affairs at Lincoln Univers...

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      Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. Replaced by DJ Khaled, Ludacris and Latto on ‘Rhythm + Flow’ Season 2

      Posted by Christina Dugan Ramirez on Sunday, January 21, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      DJ Khaled, Latto and Ludacris Amy Sussman/Getty Images; Bennett Raglin/Getty Images; Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images
      Additionally, Eminem will be featured as the first special guest judge on the Netflix competition series

      Rhythm + Flow's second season is coming in hot with new judges.

      On Thursday, Netflix announced that the hit music competition series will welcome DJ Khaled, Ludacris and Latto as the newest judges for Season 2, replacing original judges Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I.

      "First impression is everything," Ludacris says in the new trailer. "It all comes down to this one moment, if you're r...

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      Notorious B.I.G. Estate Settles Lawsuit Against Famed Photographer Over World Trade Center Image

      Posted by Bill Donahue on Sunday, January 21, 2024, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Notorious B.I.G. Estate Settles Lawsuit Against Famed Photographer Over World Trade Center Image

      Notorious B.I.G.'s estate has reached a settlement with the widow of late hip hop photographer Chi Modu, resolving long-running litigation over merch bearing Modu's famed image of the late rapper standing in front of the World Trade Center.

      Biggie's estate sued in 2019, claiming Modu had illegally authorized the use of his 1996 photograph of the rapper (real name Christopher Wallace) on commercial products like skateboards and shower curtains. In 2022, a judge ruled that such merch likely viol...

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      Neel Nanda Dies: Comedian Who Appeared On ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live', Comedy Central Was 34

      Posted by Denise Petski on Sunday, December 31, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Neel Nanda, a stand-up comedian perhaps best known for his appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Comedy Central's Adam Devine's House Party, has died, his manager Greg Weiss confirmed to Deadline. The cause of death is not immediately known. He was 34.

       "I [am] deeply shocked and saddened by this. He was a wonderful comic, but a better person," Weiss said in a statement. "He had the world in front of him," Weiss added, noting he was fully booked with appearances throughou...

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      Welcome to Cabrini-Green projects in Chicago: Home of Gangster Disciples

      Posted by HoodVlogs on Saturday, December 16, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      As an unmarried Black woman from Chicago, I find this absolutely absurd. Beautiful Black men hanging out on the block at night when they should be home eating dinner with their wife, helping their children with their homework or as a single man simply preparing for his future. I understand that its what some of us experienced. The hand we were dealt. But at a certain age that foolishness goes out the window. Smart brothers wasting time. The application of knowl...

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      New Lawsuits for Allege Acts for Diddy, Aaron Hall, Harve Pierre, Jamie Foxx, Cuba Gooding Jr. !

      Posted by Samantha on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      More victims coming forward, accusing Diddy of sexual assault. And more lawsuits are filed as the New Your Sex Abuse Adult Survivors window closes. Tune in for details of each alleged accusation.

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      Why a White Billionaire Slammed Harvard’s First Black Woman President as a So-Called Diversity Hire

      Posted by Ameshia Cross on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/Getty/Reuters

      Since the start of Israel’s war against Hamas, student-led pro-Palestine protests on U.S. college campuses have been accused of spreading antisemitism and threats to Jewish students, and a number of pro-Palestinian voices and organizations have been silenced or shut down.

      As a result, university leaders are being asked about what they’re doing to protect both Jewish and Muslim students. Those are rightful questions and more needs to be done to ensure student safety and sense of belonging.


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      "Never did I realize more how insignificant this was" - Julius Erving's profound perspective on injuries after a rehabilitation center visit

      Posted by Julian Eschenbach on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Injuries can undoubtedly have a devastating impact on a player's career. With an already limited time to pursue their passion, being unable to compete due to injuries can go beyond physical pain; it sometimes also takes a toll on their mental well-being.

      However, when you compare sports injuries to injuries other people struggle with, it may not seem as devastating. This change in perspective is something Julius Erving notably realized and expressed in the latter stages of his illustrious care...

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      Diddy BEGS For Mercy After 4th Lawsuit | 50 Cent ,Rick Ross, Diddy & FREAK OFFs?!

      Posted by This Happened on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

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      Dr. Umar Exposes The Truth: Speaks On Diddy, 2Pac, Keefe D, Deion Sanders, Akon, Jada Pinkett & More

      Posted by The Art Of Dialogue on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Dr. Umar breaks his silence on the current state of the world and gives his honest opinion

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      Royce Reed on Baby with Dwight Howard, Dwight's Gay Lawsuit, Abuse (Full Interview)

      Posted by djvlad on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Royce Reed, former cheerleader for the Orlando Magic and Miami Heat, and mother to Dwight Howard's son, opened up about her upbringing in Orlando, Florida. Royce attributed her strength and resilience to her upbringing in this neighborhood and the desire of her father for her to understand and appreciate both worlds: the white schools she attended and the black community she grew up in. Royce began cheerleading at age nine and dancing at age three, skills that would later a...

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      Clipse Respond to André 3000 Saying He Has Nothing to Rap About at 48 Years Old: 'It's Kind of Stifling to the Genre'

      Posted by Goyo Large on Sunday, December 10, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Clipse thinks that André 3000 still has a lot in him in regards to hip-hop.

      Last month, the Virginia rap duo, composed of brothers Pusha T, 46, and No Malice, 51, guested on the live podcast Idea Generation, hosted by former Complex Editor-in-Chief Noah Callahan-Bever. Held on the night that Three Stacks released his solo debut New Blue Sun (Nov. 16), which showcases him playing the flute instead of rapping, Bever asked Clipse if being of an older age was a deterrent to ...

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      Lottery winner collected $5million with wife and girlfriend in arm but was left penniless

      Posted by Liam Buckler on Sunday, September 17, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Curtis Sharp Jr. joins his wife, Barbara and girlfriend Jacqueline Bernabela to collect the winnings

      lottery winner went to collect a life-changing $5million prize with his wife - and went on to leave his girlfriend "penniless".

      Curtis Sharp, Jr. was working as a former maintenance man in New Jersey when he landed the jackpot in 1982 and immediately raised eyebrows after walking into lottery headquarters with two females on his arms. His wife, Barbara, and girlfriend Jacqueline Bernabela happily posed for photographs with him but things soon turned sour

      He had spent much of his life working ...

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      Social Media Pulls Receipts of Jeannie Mai Saying Black Men Are Sidepieces – Diddy Had to Chin-Check DJ Envy On ‘Breakfast Club' & More

      Posted by Yolanda Baruch on Sunday, September 17, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Jeezy and Jeannie Mai (Getty)

      *Rapper Jeezy recently filed divorce papers and Social media's memory is as long as God's back and peeps came with the receipts to remind errybody that Jeannie Mai Jenkins once considered white meat as keeping her "mean and lean" and dark meat as something to fry it, dye it, and lay it to the side. Rapper Jeezy recently filed divorce papers and while Jeannie denied that is what she meant as a host on "The Real," social media ruled that's exactly what she meant. "She definitely did say that. A...

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      Jeannie Mai Jenkins Said She Was 'Honored to Walk Beside' Her 'Love' Jeezy 9 Days Before Divorce Filing

      Posted by Stephanie Wenger on Sunday, September 17, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      The rapper filed for divorce from 'The Real' host on Thursday after two-and-a-half years of marriage

      Jeannie Mai Jenkins appeared to have nothing but love for er husband Jeezy in the days leading up to him filing for divorce.

      The Real host, 44, shared a sweet Instagram post on Sept. 6 in which she and the couple’s 20-month-old daughter Monaco prayed together and celebrated the rapper, 45, making the New York Times Best Sellers list for his book, Adversity for Sale.

      In the clip, the television ...

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      The Notorious B.I.G. Vs. Nas, JAY-Z, Wu-Tang, Big L, Roots etc - Beef Analysis [King Of New York]

      Posted by hiphop universe on Sunday, September 17, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Biggie Vs Nas, JAY-Z, Big L, Ghostface, Raekwon, Wu-Tang, The Roots, Craig Mack, OGC, Jeru The Damaja, Royal Flush & 2Pac, Beef Analysis (King Of New York), Evolution Of Disstracks - Hip-Hop Universe

      Competition has always played a big role in hip hop. Battle rhymes, diss songs, trying to outshine someone on his own song, it’s all in the spirit of competition.

      But in the mid-90s, the competition in New York was especially heavy. Let’s think about the rappers were com...

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      The Reason Why 50 Cent Got Shot 9 Times

      Posted by hiphop universe on Sunday, September 17, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      50 Cent Ja Rule & Supreme Beef for which 50 Cent got shot for: Ghetto Quran & the Reason Why 50 Cent Was Shot 9 Times (Supreme McGriff, E-Money Bags, Jam Master Jay & Prodigy from Mobb Deep) Who shot 50 Cent? Days before 50 Cent was scheduled to film its music video, he was attacked by a gunman in the infamous shooting incident that left him with nine gunshot wounds and gave him his dimple scar; an event that 50 Cent often references in his lyrics. While hospitaliz...

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      Diddy to give publishing rights to Bad Boy Records artists Notorious B.I.G., Mase, Faith Evans

      Posted by Edward Segarra on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      The rapper and music mogul, who founded Bad Boy Records in the ‘90s, has agreed to give the label’s publishing rights back to all artists and writers who worked with the company, a source close to the situation but not authorized to speak publicly told USA TODAY in an email Monday.

      Bad Boy artists such as Faith EvansMase, The Lox, 112 and the estate of The Notorious B.I.G. have signed agreements to receive their publishing rights.

      The estate of The Notorious B.I.G. decl...

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      Girl Forced To Cut Off Hair After Getting Braids In Viral TikTok

      Posted by BIN Staff on Sunday, September 3, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Photo: TikTok

      Awhite girl who mocked Black women and cultural appropriation was seemingly forced to cut off all of her hair after getting braids.

      TikTok user Starla Soloway posted a video last month of her getting her hair braided. After receiving backlash from a number of Black social media users, Soloway posted a number of follow-up videos, continuing to show off her braids and mock those who were critical of her wearing the hairstyle as a white woman.

      Soloway revealed a few weeks later that she had to cut...

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      Lil Peep’s Estate Will Drop Rapper’s ‘Last Cohesive’ Body of Work With ILoveMakonnen

      Posted by Tomás Mier on Saturday, September 2, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      A posthumous album from Lil Peep is coming next week. On Friday, the late rapper’s estate released the single “November,” and his mother Liza Womack announced that Diamonds will be released Sept. 8.

      Womack said that the upcoming record is Lil Peep’s “last cohesive full body of work” made with iLoveMakonnen.

      Lil Peep’s Estate Will Drop Rapper’s ‘Last Cohesive’ Body of Work With ILoveMakonnen

      “Lil Peep and Makonnen completed the first fifteen of what would be twenty-one songs and would later be known as the album Diamonds in Los Angeles, exactly 6 years ago in Augus...

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      Fonzworth Bentley's Life Changed Forever After He Stopped Being Diddy's Assistant And Personal Valet

      Posted by VICKY WANJA on Saturday, September 2, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Fonzworth Bentley has come a long way since gaining recognition as Diddy's personal assistant and valet.

      •  Sean Combs, also known as P. Diddy, went through a name change and image transformation in 2001, accompanied by his personal assistant Fonzworth Bentley, who became a media sensation overnight.
      •  Fonzworth Bentley worked for Diddy as a personal assistant and valet.
      •  Bentley found success as an author, TV personality, and musician.
      Since bursting onto the rap scene in the early 1990s, Sean Comb...

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      Did Jimmy Fallon Actually Attempt To Prevent Keke Palmer From Exposing The Truth About The Rigged System On That's My Jam?

      Posted by Christina Esuabom on Saturday, September 2, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Did Jimmy Fallon Actually Attempt To Prevent Keke Palmer From Exposing The Truth About The Rigged System On That's My Jam?

      Did Jimmy Fallon Actually Attempt To Prevent Keke Palmer From Exposing The Truth About The Rigged System On That's My Jam_

      • That's My Jam, a lively musical game show hosted by Jimmy Fallon, has become a favorite among viewers.
      • The episode featuring Keke Palmer and Saweetie generated controversy when Keke suggested the game was rigged.
      • Fans of That's My Jam expressed frustration and disappointment over the surprising outcome of the episode.

      Renowned for his delightful humor and exceptional talent i...

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      Irv Gotti Shares Why He’s Against Giving Artists Ownership Of Their Master Recordings

      Posted by Ngozi Nwanji on Friday, September 1, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Irv Gotti Shares Why He’s Against Giving Artists Ownership Of Their Master Recordings

      Irv Gotti appears to not be a believer in giving artists their masters recordings.

      During an interview with “Drink Champs,” the Murder Inc. founder broke down his reasoning for why he is against it. 

      “When people talk about the masters…and they’re like, ‘Oh you should give your artists their masters.’ No, because that’s how I make my money,” Gotti said. “Like Ja, Ashanti, millions of dollars they make every year [from their shows]. I don’t get a dime of that. I don’t get...

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      Sorry Love, Being "Afro-Latino" Doesn't Give You the Right to Disrespect Black People

      Posted by Tatayana Yomary on Friday, September 1, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

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      We can all agree that social media users are nowhere close to taking their foot off of Erica Mena’s neck — figuratively of course. The reality star and actor has made headlines over the years ranging from failed relationships to disputes with other women. After the 35-year-old's arrest over the Aug. 25, 2023 weekend for battery charges, she is now making headlines for being racist. Yes, you read that correctly.

      During the Aug. 29, 2023 episode of Love ...

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      JAY-Z’s Team ROC Hires Legal Support For Man Wrongfully Arrested At Applebees

      Posted by DEMICIA INMAN on Friday, September 1, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      The violent incident occurred in front of Jermelle English Jr.'s 1-year-old child.
      Applebees restaurant

      JAY-Z’s Team ROC, the social justice and philanthropic arm of Roc Nation, has hired a legal team for a man wrongfully detained by law enforcement at an Applebee’s restaurant in Kenosha, Wis. According to a press statement, Alex Spiro was brought on to represent Jermelle English Jr. and his family following the violent incident.

      “The reckless arrest of Jermelle English Jr. and the careless endangerment of hi...

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      Love & Hip Hop stars arrested after brawl with security guards and police at Atlanta lounge

      Posted by Shania Russell on Tuesday, August 29, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Fulton County Sheriff's Office Rodney Shaw; Erica Mena; Addie Richardson

      Three reality stars from the Love & Hip Hop franchise were arrested Friday night after a brawl with security guards at a lounge in Atlanta, EW has confirmed.

      Erica Mena and Addie "Bambi" Richardson of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta and Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood cast member Rodney Shaw (a.k.a. Zellswag) were at Lucca Lounge in Buckhead on Aug. 25 when Atlanta police responded to a call regarding a dispute on the property, Atlanta's Channel 2 Action News reports.

      Upon their arrival at 11:40 p.m. local t...

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      C-Murder Calls NBA Youngboy “Soulja Slim Of The New Generation”

      Posted by Marc Griffin on Tuesday, August 22, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      C-Murder Calls NBA Youngboy “Soulja Slim Of The New Generation”

      C-Murder labeled NBA Youngboy as the “Soulja Slim of the new generation.” On Sunday (Aug. 20), the rapper, né Corey Miller, took to Instagram to give the Gen Z artist, and his contemporaries, their flowers for their contributions to Hip-Hop. The incarcerated man also told his generation to stop “hating” and let the young bulls cook. 

      “I want to ask the older cats to stop hating on our new generation that rap. These dudes really eating and it’s all legal,” C-Murder’s captioned ...

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      Legendary NBA Star Ben Wallace Is Hardly Recognizable Today

      Posted by Andrew Holleran on Monday, August 21, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      AUBURN HILLS, MI - JUNE 1: Portrait of Ben Wallace #3 of the Detroit Pistons in Game six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2004 NBA Playoffs against the Indiana Pacers at The Palace of Auburn Hills on June 1, 2004 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. The Pistons won 69-65 and won the series 4-2. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

      Legendary NBA big man Ben Wallace was one of the most recognizable players in the league during his prime.

      Wallace, who often rocked his easy-to-spot afro, is one of the best defensive players in league history. The former Detroit Pistons NBA champion is a Hall of Famer.

      The former NBA star has been retired for several years, though.

      Now, Wallace is hardly recognizable to the untrained eye. If you crossed this man on the street, would you know that it's Wallace?

      Perhaps not.

      SPRINGFIELD, MA - SEPTEMBER 11: Ben Wallace speaks to the crowd during the 2021 Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony on September 11, 2021 at MassMutual in Springfield, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images) Brian Babineau/Getty Images

      Wallace is getting old...

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      Former “Love and Hip-Hop” star Tommie Lee arrested on drug charges in Miami; Tommie reportedly claims that drugs found were her friend’s epilepsy medication

      Posted by Yuriy Andriyashchuk on Monday, August 21, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      Former “Love and Hip-Hop” star Tommie Lee arrested on drug charges in Miami; Tommie reportedly claims that drugs found were her friend’s epilepsy medication

      “Love & Hip-Hop” star Tommie Lee arrested on drug charges

      Tommie Lee, who previously starred on “Love and Hip-Hop: Atlanta,” has struggled with various legal issues, over the past 16 years. The most notable charges over the last five years include child abuseprobation violation, and even showing up to court while intoxicated.

      Meanwhile, Tommie is apparently in more legal situations, this weekend. According to The Neighborhood Talk, she was reportedly arrested on Saturday night, in Mia...

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      'Poor Man's Cocaine' May Be Headed for US

      Posted by Arden Dier on Sunday, August 20, 2023, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      Confiscated amphetamine Captagon pills which were hidden in 434 boxes mixed with seven tons of tea for export, are on display at the Lebanese police headquarters, in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022. ©AP Photo/Hussein Malla

      US officials are increasingly concerned about the likelihood of an illegal, highly-addictive drug wreaking havoc in the US as its Middle East producers, hungry for cash, face roadblocks in trafficking the drug at home. Produced and distributed by groups tied to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and the allied Hezbollah in Lebanon, captagon, an amphetamine-type stimulant dubbed "the poor man's cocaine," was prescribed for conditions including ADHD and narcolepsy before it was banned internation...

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      Posted by MATH HOFFA on Saturday, July 2, 2022, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      #HassanCampbell is no stranger to controversy and this episode is no exception! Though many may have polarizing feelings towards him, he is a man with a voice and he's not scared to use it!

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      Man Who Won $10M In Lottery Sentenced To Life In Prison

      Posted by Phil Hall on Tuesday, May 31, 2022, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 

      A North Carolina man who won $10 million from a scratch-off lottery card is not going to have many chances to spend his fortune – he was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2020 murder of his girlfriend.

      The Crime: According to combined media reports: 54-year-old Michael Todd Hill was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of Keonna Graham, who was 23 years old when she was reported missing in July 2020. Graham’s body was found in a hotel room with ...

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      Hash for cash: Why Thailand is giving cannabis plants to one million homes

      Posted by ASIA CORRESPONDENT: Nicola Smith on Saturday, May 14, 2022, In : #HOODKNEWGLOBAL 
      From June 9, people will be allowed to grow the medical grade plant after notifying their local government