North Korea Just Failed To Launch A Missile

Man they just won’t stop…Kim Jong Un is continuously trying to get these missiles to be ready at all times for North Korea. But for the rest of the world, yesterday was another setback.


Katy Perry To Debut A New Makeup Line

Earlier this week, Rihanna revealed the launching of her own cosmetics. Now she has company, with fellow singer and friend Katy Perry joining her with a new make up line set to launch in July.


(Photos) Dame Dash To Launch Streaming Service!

Dame Dash seems to always have a new business venture up his sleeve and with the success of past endeavors, I would not be surprised if his latest business plan takes off. Dame has been working on a streaming service–Dame Dash Studios–for some time now and it is set to launch on September 1st!


Drake To Launch OVO Sound Radio Tomorrow!

This guy Drake has his hand in just about every pot there is. Today Drake made an announcement that he will be launching OVO Sound Radio!


Man Dies After Trying To Launch Firework Off Head

Maine State police are reporting a young man consuming alcohol and celebrating the Fourth of July, attempted to launch a firework off the top of his head.


(Photos + Video) Update: Sprite To Launch New Hip-Hop Soda Campaign, Nas And Drake Star In New Commercial

UPDATE: Nas and Drake’s co star in the new Sprite commercial which made it’s debut on Sunday during the NBA Finals. I think it’s pretty dope, check it out for yourself after the jump! @Shanisw0rld [Billboard] Sprite has a history enmeshed in the Hip- Hop culture. If you remember Kurtis Blow was the first from the craft to appear in a soda commercial from the company. This paved the way for luminaries such as KRS-One, Heavy D, Kid N’ Play, and a list of others. Now, sprite plans to elongated its special relationship with the movement. As part of the “Obey Your Thirst” campaign, the prolific soda pop provider will release cans featuring Nas, Notorious B.I.G, Rakim, and Drake.


Dave Lighty Has Set In Motion A Petition To Re-Open The Suicide Of His Brother, Chris Lighty

Since the fatal incident two years ago in August, artists of all kind have stated that a man such as Chris Lighty would have never committed suicide. Rapper 50 Cent has even hired a private investigator in the matter, who also states that even after a fight with his wife, Veronica Lighty or financial issues he would not have taken his own life. Now, in a search for some answers, Dave Lighty has launched a petition to re-open the case of his brother’s documented suicide. Hit the jump for details.


(Photos) He’s Been A Busy Man – The Dream Starts New Cultural Label?!

Talk about can’t stop won’t stop. The Dream has had a week filled with news and festivities that kept him busy. The, “Black” artist let the news out that there is a new Mrs. in his life by way of marriage – Lalaonne Martinez – then we find out that he was real close to pulling a Beyonce with the soon to drop album (when I say soon, I mean today – July 7), Royalty: The Prequel. Now, The Dream has launched a new, “Designer and Culture Label….. CONTRA-PARIS.” Along with partner Tricky Stewart, the singer/producer is looking to show, “Young Black Dreamers” that it’s all about more than just music, but everything that surrounds it also. Find out what else Dream had to say about the project down bottom.


(VIDEO) Sports: Carmelo Anthony & 50 Cent Launch SMS Sports Collection

50 Cent & Carmelo Anthony just launched their SMS Sports Collection In NYC. Hey Fif, can you please put in a good word for us Knicks fans?! 😉 Check out the video…


(Video) Check Out DJ Mustard’s #BriskBodega Launch Recap

As Noisey and Brisk Bodega team up to launch a new channel of music, culture, and style; watch the journey towards the #BriskBodega concert series launch, featuring the West Coast repper, DJ Mustard, below!


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