A Film For A Thriller Written By Heavy D Is In The Works

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According to Variety, film producer Gordon Bijelonic plans to bring a police thriller co-written by the late Heavy D to life. D’s daughter, Xea Myers, will executive produce the film. Crossed is described as “inspired by a gritty NYPD detective who jeopardizes his life and career when he crosses legal and moral lines to bring a drug kingpin to justice.”


The Institute Of Hip-Hop Entrepreneurship Is Opening In Philly

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Little Giant Branding agency co-founder Tayib Smith (the man in the photo above) is set to open The Institute of Hip-Hop Entrepreneurship in Philadelphia this fall. There, students will be able to sign up for nine-week programs, where they’ll learn through hands-on experience from some of the best entrepreneurs, musicians and technologists in the business. There will be no lectures, no standardized testing – and no grades. Instead, students will learn to be able to pitch their business ideas to investors.


Manolo Rose Clarifies RT; Says He Doesn’t Wish Death On Troy Ave

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Earlier today, Manolo Rose made headlines when he’d RT’d someone who said that Troy Ave should have died when he got shot last night at the T.I. show in NYC. Despite their longstanding feud and many peoples’ disdain for Troy, most still felt this was way out of line, and he quickly felt the backlash on social media. Eventually, he clarified his comments.


Lil Durk Says He’s The Number One Rapper In Chicago – Do You Agree?

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Lil Durk is confident in himself, as any artist should be. In a new interview with Rolling Stone, the Chicago native as asked if he feels he’s one of the best in the Windy City, and he responded, “Yeah, number one.” “No shade to the other artists in Chicago,” he was sure to add. “Salute [to] all the Chicago artists that’s turnt up, doing they thing right now. But if you got confidence in yourself and you know you number one, say it.” I don’t think he meant any negativity by his statement, but do you think artists like Chief Keef, Fredo Santana, Chance The Rapper and more will feel the same way? Check out the video below and let us know your thoughts!


Hillary Clinton Comments On Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’

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Hillary Clinton is really trying to win black votes is really a Beyoncé fan. While appearing on The Ellen Show today and playing a game of ‘Who’d You Rather,’ the former First Lady and Presidential hopefully made sure to pick Beyoncé over a multitude of people, and later in the show, added that she thinks Lemonade is “great.” “I have seen parts of it, and I do like it. It is great,” Hillary said in response to being asked if she’s seen the HBO special. Suuure. Check out both videos below.


(Video) Kylie Jenner & PartyNextDoor Went Bowling Together Last Night

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Looks like Kylie Jenner and PartyNextDoor are having more than just #DiamondWars! Last night, the pair were spotted out bowling together, as documented on Party’s Snapchat, adding fuel to the already-existing rumors that they’re an item. I’m not a fan of these two as a couple, but maybe it’s just my love for Kehlani getting in the way? I can’t call it… Let me know your thoughts! (At least their age difference is better than that of Kylie and Tyga’s!)


(Photo) Manolo Rose RTs User Who Says Troy Ave Should Have Died

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As previously reported, Troy Ave was one of four people shot last night at T.I.’s concert at Irving Plaza in New York City. The Brooklyn native doesn’t have the best of relationships in NYC, and sadly, some folks on social media are already celebrating his downfall.


Angie Martinez Memoir ‘My Voice’ Debuts On NY Times Best Seller List

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Congrats go out to Angie Martinez, whose memoir My Voice has debuted on the on the New York Times Best Seller list. The book, which chronicles her storied career, came in at number 7 on the E-Book Best Sellers list, and number 15 on the Combined Print & E-Book Best Sellers list.


Amber Rose Unveils Almost Nude Goddess On Zoobe Animoji

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Amber Rose keeps getting them coins! The entrepreneur celebrated the launch of her new “Goddess” digital character earlier this week, created by voice-messaging app Zoobe. “Amber Rose has created a new sort of social media fueled fandom. Now, Zoobe gives her fans a way to become the Queen of social media in their own mobile communication,” said Zoobe’s CMO, Norbert Richard Meinike. “Our team worked to perfectly adjust the look captured by David LaChapelle for Amber. We think her fans and our app users will love using this fun and sexy new character.”


(Video) So Cute! Solange’s Son Graduates From Fifth Grade – And Mama Claps Back At Negative Commenter

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Time flies! It seems like just yesterday, Destiny’s Child were rubbing Solange’s belly in the “Soldier” video, and now her son Julez is graduating the fifth grade! Taking to Instagram earlier today, the proud mama shared video of her baby boy walking at the ceremony, and later, giving a speech in French. So talented at such a young age! This wasn’t good enough for one troll in Solange’s comments however…but both Solange and grandma Tina Knowles read the woman to filth! Check out the videos and exchange below.


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