The Hot 97 DJ also had harsh words for the CEO of Death Row Records Suge Knight and rapper T.I.


Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the  achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

It looks like “Christopher Wallace Way” is a no-go. According to reports, Brooklyn community board members objected to naming the intersection of St. James Place and Fulton Street after the late Bigge Smalls. Residents cited the rapper was  too fat and a criminal. After looking “up the rapper’s history,” committee member Lucy Koteen said Notorious […]

It’s hard to believe that Notorious B.I.G.’s life was cut short 16 years ago. On the next episode of “Celebrity Crime Files,” TV One will revisit his vibrant life and tragic murder due to the East Coast West Coast rap rivalry. In a special clip from Faith Evans’ season of “R&B Divas,” we get to […]

Spread love, it’s the Brooklyn way! According to reports, there’s currently a petition going around to rename a  Brooklyn street corner after the late Notorious B.I.G. The intersection of St. James Place and Fulton Way, where the rap legend grew up, would change to Christopher Wallace Way if the community approves. In July, the City […]’s “Base Level” column features the hottest new artists we’re buzzing about.  Before they make it to the summit of superstardom, we spot them at base level–the beginning of their hopeful journey to the top.  This week’s newbie is Antonique Smith, actress, singer and aspiring diva. Even if her name doesn’t automatically ring a bell, […]

It’s been 15 years since one of the best rappers of our time met his untimely end. The Notorious B.I.G.’s career was over before we even got the chance to collaborate with some of the game’s finest. Leave it to technology to give us collaborations we’ve always wanted. Check out five of the best Biggie […]

Let’s celebrate the famous men (past and present) who just L-O-V-E their moms! Take a look at more celebs and their moms here! Check out Russell Simmons’ opinion of Kimora as a mother here!