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  • TV One Announces New Season Of Award-Winning ‘Unsung’ (Watch)

    Oct 15, 13 by PJ 2 Comments

    *The popular music biography series “Unsung” will be returning to TV One on Wednesday October 30 at 8PM/ET with hop hop group Heavy D & the Boys. “Unsung” has a history of highlighting singers and music acts whose legacy was cut short due to unforeseen circumstances. During the episodes the rise and fall of each […]

  • Heavy D’s Estate Set for Daughter Xea to Inherit

    May 23, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *Late hip hop great, Heavy D, who passed away November 2011, left a decent estate. While his life and death impacted so many, one could imagine how deeply it affected his daughter, Xea Myers. According to the rapper’s family, she will inherit her father’s entire estate when she is of age. TMZ reported that there […]

  • Heavy D’s Final Film to be Released Next Year

    Jul 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The last film shot by late rapper Heavy D is set to be released in 2013, reports Sister 2 Sister magazine. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The rapper, born Dwight Arrington Myers, plays Archbishop Scroop in “H4,”a modern take on William Shakespeare’s Henry IV. His co-star Terrell Tilford told Sister 2 Sister that Heav had […]

  • Heavy D Still Owes Taxes … Even in Death

    Mar 10, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Even though Heavy D was working on a huge comeback before he passed away last year, some of the profits might have gone straight to the state of California. That’s because the rapper/actor had a pretty sizable tax debt, reports TMZ. According to documents filed last month by the Franchise Tax Board in California, Heavy […]

  • Heavy D Documentary on Centric to Air this Sunday

    Feb 23, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The life of rap pioneer and legend Heavy D is set to air documentary style on Centric TV this Sunday. Appropriately titled, “Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D,” it will feature exclusive interviews with the rapper’s family and other close friends and artists like Will Smith, Mary J. Blige, and Queen Latifah. Born Dwight […]

  • BET’s Black History Month: Heavy D Doc, Angelou & Common, More

    Jan 30, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *This Black History Month, BET and CENTRIC will offer programming highlighting the cultural contributions of black America. BET’s Black History Month lineup will encompass an array of films, original series and specials, including: the fifth annual BET Honors; the network movie premiere of “The Express” (Rob Brown, Charles Dutton), “Dreamgirls” (Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé, Jennifer Hudson), […]