Big K.R.I.T. has sat down with Urban Daily to give the story behind the lyrics of his ‘Cadillactica’ record, to which reminded him of a time when he received much criticism behind his hooks, after the release of ‘Live From The Underground’. Watch as he breaks down the art of a simple hook, here!
Maguldom films will be releasing a new documentary that explores the reasons why some black celebrities go from rags to riches then back to rags. The documentary is entitled “When The Checks Stop Coming In”, it is a candid investigation into the lives of several black celebrities who went from having fame and fortune to being just plain broke.
Hit the jump to find out whose story is in the documentary and to view the trailer!
The sad things people do for money. A 32 year old woman in White Plains has been arrested for starving and refusing medication to her 8 year old special needs daughter. As well as refusing food and medicine, the mother and her husband abused the girl by beating and refusing to clean her. They did all of this so they can inherit the child’s million dollar trust fund. Read more below.
The ALS challenge is becoming wildly popular in and outside of the United States. Recently, Paris Hilton took part in the ALS challenge at her #FoamandDiamonds in Ibiza. The Cash Money signer poured champagne on herself instead of water as party-goers watched below. She also nominated DJ Chuckie and her other Cash Money homies Birdman and Lil Wayne.
Hilton pointed out she would be making a large donation, which is really most important factor of all this.
For his West Coast debut, Elliott Wilson is bringing the CRWN Interview Series to the City of Angels. To jumpstart the L.A. Division Wilson chops it up with LA native DJ Mustard, who’s been producing hit after hit on the Hip Hop Sceene as of recently. Hit the jump to see how DJ Mustard plans of being “hot for 10 summers” and why he think he put the West Coast back on the map.
It was a T.D.E take over during Day 1 of the Made In America Festival in Los Angeles, as West Coast natives Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Isaiah Rashad, Jay rock and SZA blazed the stage! Watch clips of the crew performing their hits including ‘Money Trees’, ‘Man Of The Year’, ‘Studio and more, here!
Mr. Rager himself, Kid Cudi performed at the Northcoast Music Festival in Chi-town, and gave his fans a huge scare, when he fainted mid performance. While performing his hit ‘Pursuit Of Happiness’ at Chicago’s Union Park, Cudi seemed to be fine, energetically breezing through the crowd, till he stopped to sign a an autograph and collapsed. Thankfully, Cudi has stated that he is doing well after the scare, lets hope he continues to nurse himself back to health. Check out the clip here!
Dreamville was in the building during Day 1 of Philly’s Made In America Festival as J.Cole took over the stage with an hour long set that was definitely one for the books! Cole began his set by paying tribute to the tragic death of Michael Brown, and made sure he let the residents of Ferguson know that his heart is still with them, as he performed his tribute piece ‘Be Free’. Watch a true artist at work, through his full Made In America set here!
I guess Riff Raff thinks he has some sort of relevance now that he is Katy Perry’s arm candy. The rapper threw major shade at Sam Smith, calling him a “chubby little f*ck factory” on Twitter! LMAO. What caused the outburst? Riff Raff didn’t appreciate the singer cropping him out of a group picture from the VMA’s. He is the leader of the #PettyMafia for that! To see video of this story, click below.