Happy birthday to Cash Money and YMCMB boss, Birdman! I’m sure Birdman’s day will be filled with luxurious things and tons of excitement! Happy birthday, Birdman, we wish you many many more!!
13+ years ago, Harlem rapper Big L was gunned down in a drive by shooting at his home and has been strongly missed since. One of the best MCs to ever do it is being celebrated by artist all around today. Having dealt with more then a few DJs and other rappers such as Jay-z, L is known to have influenced the game with a style and technique that some still try to incorporate to this day. R.I.P. Big L. Drop down bottom check out some of the classics and see whom Big L has influenced.
The legendary “Reign Man” Shawn Kemp wore the Kamikaze II during the 1995-96 season, arguably the best year in his career. To Celebrate Reebok is releasing 5 new colors just in time for the All Star Break. Hit the jump to read more and see the gallery…..
To celebrate Black History Month, InFlexWeTrust will be honoring influential members of Black history daily throughout the month. Today, we are honoring Josephine Baker. Baker was a French actress, dancer, and singer. She became a French citizen in 1937 and became known as a political icon and international musician. Baker became known for her nicknames, “Bronze Venus”, the “Black Pearl”, and the “Créole Goddess”. She had countless contributions to the Civil Rights Movement as well as World War II when it came to fighting the French Resistance. Baker was the first African American female to star in a major motion picture, Zouzou in 1934. Read more about her below.
Are these 2 guys ever gonna get it together? The Soap Opera that has become the Los Angeles Lakers gave us another episode last night, after the Clippers destroyed the Lakers 125-101. I feel like at this point we should be cutting a check to Lakers players for taking part in this weekly novela. Read more about the drama after the jump.
This morning a meteor injured more than 900 people when it fell from the sky near Russia’s Ural region. The number of those injured is expected to rise as more reports come in. Thus far, only 34 of those injured needed to be hospitalized while the others just needed some medical attention. A reported 270 buildings have been damaged due to the meteor , which caused a huge flash and boom when it crashed to Earth. The Russian Academy of Science has announced that the meteor was about 10 tons before it fell to Earth. Watch video of the shower below.
Yesterday it was reported that Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee “Blade Runner” who inspired the world by competing as a sprinter in the London Olympics was arrested for shooting and killing his 29 year old girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. It was first thought that he mistook her for an intruder, but now they are saying it was premeditated murder. SMH. Check out the report after the jump…
Young Money has been known to grab a hold of some of the greats, but how will this turn out? Mack Maine speaks about some of the new signees, like PJ Morton, and a teen group by the name of We the Future. A few young acts are lined up so it’s no wonder they are “trying to get the Young Money young’ns going” Mack said. In a pre-grammy interview Mack also exposes a name that’s all to familiar. Drop down bottom and find out who.
Dj Delz Hits us with a 18 minute sneaker Movie showing just a fraction of his collection including Original Air Jordans , to Rare Eminem Sneakers to Yeezys and more…Definitely alot of money in this video! Watch after the jump……………….