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  • Former Drug Kingpin ‘Freeway’ Rick Ross Becomes Advocate for Literacy

    Sep 25, 14 by Angela P. Moore 5 Comments


    *Once considered one of the country’s top drug kingpins, Ricky Donnell Ross, better known as “Freeway” Rick Ross, has transformed his life and launched the Freeway Literacy Foundation (www.freewayliteracy.org). Now, instead of building a massive multimillion dollar drug empire, that once earned him $3 million-dollars-per-day, this drug kingpin-turned-philanthropist has turned his life completely around, and […]

  • John Legend, Chuck D, Lauryn Hill & More Rally for Mike Brown

    Sep 2, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment


    *John Legend is one of the stars who stood up and rally for Michael Brown. In the photo above Legend wears a “don’t shoot” shirt in reference to the August 9 shooting of Brown. Other rappers and singers are making their voices heard by stepping foot in Ferguson, Mo and expressing their feelings towards oppression, […]

  • The Game, Diddy and Swizz Beatz Create Song for Mike Brown (Listen)

    Aug 29, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *In keeping  with hip-hop’s tradition of standing united in difficult times, many of the culture’s MC’s united for a song in honor of deceased teen Michael Brown. Essence.com reports that the anthem, titled “Don’t Shoot” is the brainchild of rapper The Game, who personally felt the impact of Brown’s death in relation to his own […]

  • Rick Ross, Jay Z & Dr. Dre Win Lawsuit Against Gospel Group

    Aug 8, 14 by thejasminebrand 1 Comment


    *Earlier this year EURweb partner theJasmineBRAND.com reported that Jay-Z, Rick Ross & Dr. Dre were sued by gospel singers Clara Shepherd Warrick and Jimmy Lee Weary. The singers claimed the rappers infringed on their copyright by using their 1976 song “I’m So Grateful (Keep in Touch)” in the rappers song “3 Kings.” They even alleged that their song had been forever defaced […]

  • Chris Brown Reveals Release Date for New Album ‘X’

    Aug 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Following delay after delay for more than a year, Chris Brown used Instagram to announce his sixth album “X” will drop Sept. 16. The singer has been releasing singles from the project since 2013, including the Lil Wayne collabo “Loyal” and the newest track, “New Flame,” featuring Usher and Rick Ross. Brown teased a duet […]

  • Rapper Meek Mill’s Get Out of Jail Early Attempt Doesn’t Work

    Jul 20, 14 by avereno 1 Comment


    *It appears as though Meek Mill, a member of the Maybach Music label, will be spending more time in jail than he expected. His request to get out of jail early was denied heading into the weekend. The judge denied  Mill an emergency hearing in which his team of attorneys was attempting to persuade the judge […]