Tag Archives: Music

  • Rapper Chingy Has A Degree In Astrology! (Watch)

    Aug 31, 14 by FahniaThomas 1 Comment


    *Who knew? Last time we saw Chingy he was on VH1‘s “Couples Therapy: Season 3.” The rapper sat down with 1966mag.com to talk about his new music, the future of Hip Hop and shared a few of his favorite things. What new projects are you working on? Chingy: I’m working on a projected called Chingology and […]

  • Producer Rodney ‘Darkchild’ Jerkins Owes IRS $1.2 Million; Hit with Lien

    Aug 14, 14 by the Jasmine BRAND 2 Comments


    * Media partner theJasmineBRAND.com exclusively reports music producer Rodney Jerkins has been slapped with a 1.2 million tax lien by the IRS and now Uncle Sam is coming after the famous producers property and assets. Jerkins and his wife Joy Enriquez — an actress & singer — were hit with a federal tax lien on […]

  • Michael Lington: He’s a White Guy, But His Saxophone Doesn’t Know It

    Aug 6, 14 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment


    *On stage, he shines like a freshly polished trumpet. In his recording studio, he creates smooth blends of intoxicating music.  Michael Lington isn’t your ordinary Jazz musician. For starters, he’s a white guy from Copenhagen, Denmark. More importantly, he’s a world-class saxophone player and he has carved his own place among the biggest and brightest instrumentalists in R&B. On […]

  • Jill Scott and Nelsan Ellis Share Favorite Scenes From ‘Get On Up’ (Watch)

    Aug 1, 14 by FahniaThomas 1 Comment


    *”The T.A.M.I. Show concert with me and Chad,” was my favorite performance to shoot. Nelsan Ellis stars as, Bobby Byrd, this Friday in “Get On Up,” Universal’s stellarly soulful James Brown biographical musical. “We did the show back to back and sweated our tail feathers off,” explained Ellis. “Getting it done, take after take, after take…and […]

  • Chadwick Boseman Gives Life to the Godfather of Soul in ‘Get On Up’ (Watch)

    Jul 30, 14 by FahniaThomas 3 Comments


    *”The f-you James Brown part, is my favorite scene!” Chadwick Boseman talks about his Oscar-worthy performance as James Brown in the Universal biopic, “Get On Up,” out Friday. “My favorite scene right now is when the band (Famous Flames) leaves me,” shared Boseman. “It’s the f-you James Brown part. When you shoot a movie you […]

  • Singer Nivea: ‘The Shady Music Industry Killed My Career’ (Watch)

    Jul 28, 14 by FahniaThomas 3 Comments


    *”‘They said, ‘you are getting booed up, wifed, and trying to have a baby. You are unf*ckable to us.’” R&B singer Nivea most known for her 2002 single “Don’t Mess With My Man,” sat down with Madame Noire to explain why she took a break from the music industry. “At the time I wasn’t receiving […]