Singer Ron Isley of the Isley Brothers is 72
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May 21: Singer Ron Isley of the Isley Brothers is 72. Actor Mr. T is 61. Rapper Havoc of Mobb Deep is 39.
May 21, 1881: Blanche Kelso Bruce sworn in as U.S. senator from Mississippi. He was the first black man to serve a full term in the senate, and the first person born into slavery to preside over the senate. (Source: www.BlackFacts.com)
*Rapper Prodigy hosted a special Thanksgiving charity dinner for the nonprofit In Arms Reach, which supports children of parents behind bars.
The Mobb Deep star welcomed guests to the Griffin nightclub in New York earlier this week.
Fellow rapper Flo Rida and Jason Pierre-Paul of the New York Giants were among the guests as Prodigy finished the evening with a performance, according to New York Post’s Page Six.
*Rap vet Prodigy of Mobb Deep is set to release his own limited edition line of sneakers in partnership with Supra.
The collection, entitled Infamous after their popular 1995 album title “The Infamous,” will come in two styles available for purchase later this year: Infamous Bandit and Infamous Backwood. The specially designed logo features a masked man in a hooded sweatshirt.
Prodigy, real name Albert Johnson, has previously worked with the company to release his own line of boots.
“I don’t want to look like everybody else. I want people to look at me and wonder what I got on, follow my trend,” he says. “I like to bring something new to the table and Supra goes right along with my whole style.”