(Photos) Hip Hop Shows Out for BAPE NY 10th Anniversary #BAPENYC10

BAPE NY 10th Anniversary

A lot of people missed out on the celebration as Hip Hop Shows Out for BAPE NY 10th Anniversary #BAPENYC10! As Twitter and Instagram flood with celebrity sightings, lit performances, and a turned up crowd—peep game that BAPE actually had a handful of music and visual artists in charge of curating the 10th anniversary for the New York store. Who rocked the event and who made up the “dream team” of tastemakers?

Read More »


(Video) Twista and “Voice of the Streetz” Program Address Chicago Violence

Twista and "Voice of the Streetz"

Violence might sound cool on a record but most Chicagoans would rather live in peace. The rampant violence weighing over neighborhoods and taking life after life hasn’t decreased much even with many of the city’s entertainers pushing positive vibes to the situation. Never giving up on the love however, Twista and “Voice of the Streetz” Program Address Chicago Violence and champion being heard beyond the music.

Read More »


(Video) Ghostface Killah and Sony Win Iron Man and Supreme Clientele Lawsuit

Ghostface Wins Iron Man Lawsuit

The landmark case hanging over Ghost Deini’s head for years has finally been settled. Ghostface Killah and Sony Win Iron Man and Supreme Clientele Lawsuit and the ruling sets a precedent for how music compositions of the 60’s and 70’s will be treated from now on…

Read More »


(Photos) Man Busted at Airport for 30K Worth of Cocaine In His Sneakers

Airport Cocaine Sneaker Bust

Everyone can’t be like Jay-Z, who had “a cousin in customs that get sh*t through…”—just ask the South American Man Busted at Airport for 30K Worth of Cocaine In His Sneakers (SMH). Among the pairs of illegal kicks were some fresh Nikes and Asics running shoes strategically but unsuccessfully secured for a trip he’ll have to miss. At the rate ‘transporters’ are trying to be more creative, airport security will only be getting worse (SMH)!!!

Read More »


Know Your 4th Amendment Rights! Police Can Not Make You Wait For K-9 Units!

K-9 Unit_IFWT_


Yesterday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that police can not extend a citizen’s detention, during a traffic stop, to look for incriminating evidence unrelated to the initial stop. This ruling came about as a result of the final decision in the Rodriguez vs. U.S. case, in which the Supreme Court voted 6-3 in favor of Rodriguez. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg said, “A traffic stop becomes unlawful if prolonged beyond the time in fact needed to complete all traffic-based inquiries.”

Read More »


(Video) 88K New Yorkers Apply for “Poor Door” Affordable Housing

88K NYers Apply for Poor Door Housing

Welp!…Proving the housing market in NYC is a serious #struggle, more than 88K New Yorkers Apply for “Poor Door” Affordable Housing—in one of the first and highly controversial luxury Manhattan complexes that boasts a *separate entrance* for those paying discount prices. The “new segregation” or nah???

Read More »


(Video) Bobby Shmurda’s Lawyer Says Uphill Battle Ahead in Court Today

Bobby Shmurda Heads Back to Court

The case weighs on, heavily as Bobby Shmurda’s Lawyer Says Uphill Battle Ahead in Court Today. Heading in for the first time since the re-revised bail package was withdrawn in February, the legal defense of Shmurda and the GS9 Kenneth Montgomery says it’s still a fight. He’s also given an update on how Bobby’s doing, what he’s looking to do next in terms of legal strategy and how close Bobby is to getting out.

Read More »


(Video) Feds Launch Investigation of Baltimore Police for Death of #FreddieGray

Feds Probe Baltimore Police for Freddie Gray

With protests heavy in Maryland and buzz all over the net, the Department of Justice has officially responded. The Feds Launch Investigation of Baltimore Police for Death of #FreddieGray who died of a spinal injury while in custody of local authorities (RIP).

Read More »


(Audio) Jay Electronica Defends Kanye West In Nigeria, “A Black God”

IFWT_jayelectronica

Yeezy’s getting lots of love from his peers these days and that’s a beautiful thing…now Jay Electronica Defends Kanye West In Nigeria calling him “a Black God” and saying what?

Read More »


(Photos) Dr. Dre Wins Lawsuit Against New Death Row Records

Dr. Dre

The name of “The Next Episode” is #staywinning! Dr. Dre Wins Lawsuit Against New Death Row Records which if you didn’t know, was sued last year by the Hip Hop legend for years of misuse and abuse. But it wasn’t the name Dre cared about, so what exactly was the beef??? And (sidebar) his lawyer’s official statement includes a priceless song title drop!

Read More »


Copyright © 2010-2014 FUNKMASTER FLEX, LTD. All rights reserved.