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RICK ROSS OUTSELLS SNOOP DOGG?

March 19, 2008

Trill sells neat 200K

Snoop around 140K…

Wow…

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NY Governor’s favorite hooker…

March 13, 2008

In other news, Eliot Spitzer is resigning Monday…idiot!

EMINEM: Performing at Nelson Mandela’s BDAY Party?

March 11, 2008

Read more about it here 

NY Governor likes hookers…

March 10, 2008

Elliot Spitzer, former NY Attorney General turned Governor was implicated in a huge prostitution ring…now normally I don’t care what people do in private but this dude made a living and a name off being Mr. Morality.  Read more @ CNN

THE GAME: Released

March 10, 2008

My homey did 8 days of a 60 day bid…news via his favorite his website, TMZ

Rhymefest droppin mixtape dedicated to Michael Jackson

December 20, 2007

Delete Your Porns: Court Says You Have No Right To Privacy When Your Computer Is Repaired

December 20, 2007

FROM CONSUMERIST.COM: Evidence uncovered by retail store technicians (i.e. kiddie porn), is legally admissible as evidence in court because, “If a person is aware of, or freely grants to a third party, potential access to his computer contents, he has knowingly exposed the contents of his computer to the public and has…

Pictures of MJ23 with his new boo

December 20, 2007

Much better then Juanita…

Portable XBOX 360

December 15, 2007

Two Microsoft fanboys decided to create their own “Xbox Live Portable System” by building a wearable rig that consists of a full-sized TV, an Xbox 360, and a power generator

Jay-Z Interview w/ Entertainment Weekly

December 12, 2007

So from your perspective, do you think you’ll be at Def Jam next year?
Yeah, I think – I don’t know. Let me not even say that. I don’t know. We’ll see how it goes. But seriously, it’s not about money. That’s really the last thing. Of course, as a person that does these type of things and puts his heart and soul into it – and it’s effective, as the Grammys would indicate – you want to be compensated for what you do. But it’s really not about money. It’s really about the future of the music business, and not wasting anyone’s time.

Full Interview @ EW

YouTube wants to pay you for your upload

December 12, 2007

Just when you thought that the draw of YouTube was to create your own content and get free press out of the deal, Google’s video service just upped the incentive. Launching the YouTube Partner Program, the video giant will actually pay you to produce compelling content. The requirements seem simple: create original videos, own the copyrights, get them viewed by thousands, and live in the US or Canada. Sounds easy, right? Of course, few seems to have the regular prowess to get thousands of people to check out each upload, but hey, at least YouTube is interested in the little guy. Sure, some of their partners include Universal Music, Victoria Secret, and the NBA, but smaller contributors are also on their payroll, including everyone’s favorite Chocolate Rain guy. Think you’ve got what it takes? Make the jump to apply.

The Ultimate Airline Perk: In-Flight Email Access

December 12, 2007

No matter how rich you are and no matter what kind of perks the airlines may offer you in first class to make your flight more comfortable, there’s one thing that they’ve never offered no matter who you are: mid-flight wi-fi internet access.

JetBlue is changing that. They aren’t offering enough bandwidth to surf the net necessarily, but just enough to make checking and sending emails through Blackberries and other devices, even laptops, possible. The new perk is now being offered on select flights only, on a trial basis. But JetBlue expects within about six months to be rolling out internet access company-wide.

Falcon’s Coach Resigns

December 11, 2007

Atlanta Falcons head coach Bobby Petrino quit the team today to take the head coaching job at Arkansas. The team was roiled in controversy all season and has a 3-9 record.

THE BIG IDEA WITH DONNY DEUTSCH: SEAN “DIDDY” COMBS INTERVIEW

December 10, 2007

 

Checkout this interview Diddy did with Donny Deutsch a few weeks ago. Diddy discusses his entrepreneurial beginnings, his rise in the music business, overcoming setbacks, as well as current ventures he is now working on. Diddy also gives advice on how to get your business/idea out there. Great interview!Part 1:Part 2:Part 3:Part 4: 

EMI MUSIC PUBLISHING SIGNS USHER’S BROTHER TO A PUBLISHING DEAL

December 10, 2007

 

EMI Music Publishing has signed J-Lack, Usher’s younger brother, to a worldwide publishing deal. If you recall, J-Lack produced “Get it Shawty” for Lloyd, which was a smash hit. For more info on the particulars of the publishing deal, checkout the press release:

Hitmaking producer JLack (Usher’s brother)recently signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with EMI MusicPublishing. JLack has already achieved success producing R&B artist Lloyd’s #2hit single “Get It Shorty.” Additionally, he produced the music featured inthe national launch of Usher’s men’s and women’s fragrance. The publishingdeal was arranged by JLack’s manager and mom, Jonnetta Patton of J-PatManagement.

Recently, JLack produced a remake of the Gene Kelly classic “Singin’ InThe Rain” for Usher’s performance on MOVIES ROCK, the two-hour CBS specialcelebrating the role that music has played in films, airing on December 7th at9 pm et/pt.

“JLack is an incredibly talented songwriter and producer. He has a truemusical sensitivity and this, coupled with his incredible drive, is thecombination for a bright future. He has emerged gracefully as a truesongwriter,” says Big Jon Platt, Executive Vice President/Head of Urban at EMIMusic Publishing.

JLack is currently in the studio working on music for Lloyd’s new album

 

and has already produced tracks for Usher’s upcoming album.  

Google Founder Having A Crazy Wedding

December 7, 2007

It’s official, as of this weekend both of Google’s billionaire co-founders will be off the market. Larry Page will marry his girlfriend, Lucy Southworth this weekend (his parter-in-search Sergey Brin married earlier this year). Page and Southworth are getting married on Richard Branson’s private playground, Necker Island, in the Caribbean and Richard Branson will serve as Page’s best man.

The NY Post’s Page Six reports that the wedding is a “logistical nightmare” because planners have to coordinate lavish places to stay for all of Page and Southworth’s 600 guests which are said to include the Clintons, Bono and a whole gaggle of billionaires. The wedding hasn’t just taken over Branson’s island, most guests will be staying at Little Dix Bay Resort on Virgin Gorda with boats and ferries being pressed into service to get the guests over to Necker Island. Page is also booking private jets to fly guests in from all around the world.

Kanye leads Grammy nominations with 8….

December 6, 2007

Including album of the year…lord help us if he doesn’t win.

Full Grammy nomination breakdown here

Rolls-Royce Limited Edition Phantom Tungsten

December 6, 2007

I thought a Rolls-Royce was luxurious but the new Phantom Tungsten is downright seductive! (There is something about a rare metal with wheels). At the recent Middle East motor show held in Dubai, Rolls rolled out this limited edition ride and all of its amazing features. If you like the outside you’ll love the trimmings on the inside. A starry night is simulated on the ceiling and the East Indian rosewood veneer, which snuggles up next to the smoke gray and navy blue contrasting leathers, makes for a spectacular car.

Continental Airlines to test cell phone boarding passes

December 5, 2007

Continental Airlines is set to begin a new pilot program that will allow customers to board their flights with a cell phone-based boarding pass. Could the days of paper boarding passes be over? It seems plausible. The airline will be testing the new system with passengers departing from Houston, with the program is starting very soon, and slated to last for 3 months. If it’s successful we could see a wider rollout, as well as other airlines jumping on board. The system sends a unique barcode to each passenger’s cell phone with the messages then encrypted and directly tied to the customer’s handset, so the risk of fraud is low, especially when combined with appropriate photo identification. The passenger simply opens the message, which is scanned by door clerk. Voila.

Read more @ The Houston Chronicle

Google Talk Hooks up w/ AIM

December 5, 2007

Google Talk is convenient, but it has failed to win the popular vote. Google is hoping things are set to change, thanks to added support for AOL’s AIM network. The new functionality will allow users to log in to AIM from within Gmail, eliminating the need for a dedicated app to handle your instant messaging needs.

Read more @ Gizmodo