Beyonce Can’t Dodge ‘Formation’ Lawsuit

Beyonce's "Formation" Wins Grammy

Beyonce’s legal team is going to have to work a little harder to slay a copyright infringement lawsuit over her hit “Formation.” Spoken word from the late Anthony Barre — also known as Messy Mya — is featured on the song, and his estate sued in February for copyright infringement, among other claims. Barre’s voice is heard saying “What happened at the New Orleans,” “Bitch, I’m back by popular demand” and “Oh yeah baby. I … Continue reading

NFL Will Smith’s Killer Found Guilty

NFL Will Smith's Killer Found Guilty

Cardell Hayes, the man who shot and killed New Orleans Saints star, Will Smith, was found guilty of manslaughter. Hayes argued that he was acting in self-defense in the road rage incident; however, the claim was rejected by a 12-person jury after a weeklong trial, and now faces up to 20-40 years in prison. According to NFL.com, the 29-year-old former tow truck driver and semi-pro football player was also convicted of attempted manslaughter for wounding … Continue reading

Toya Wright’s Brothers Killed In New Orleans

Toya Wright’s Brothers Killed In New Orleans

Reality star Toya Wright mourned the sudden deaths of her brothers after they were reportedly shot and killed in New Orleans early Sunday morning. The two men were found by New Orleans police inside a car shortly after midnight, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Both had reportedly suffered gunshot wounds and were pronounced dead at the scene. The police department is yet to release the identities of the victims, but family members told the … Continue reading

[Mixtape] Hot Boy Turk & Emani “The Real Love And Hip Hop”

[Mixtape] Hot Boy Turk & Emani "The Real Love And Hip Hop"

Hot Boy Turk decides to hit the fans with a special treat and release “The Real Love and Hip Hop” on July 25 at 5:04 PM Central Standard Time. More than just a time, 504 sets the premise of what the album is built from. 1. According to Public Schools: Section 504 is an anti-discrimination, civil rights statute that requires the needs of students with disabilities to be met as adequately as the needs of … Continue reading

Birdman & Slim Developing Biopic

Birdman & Slim Developing Biopic

Cash Money Records co-founders and brothers Bryan “Baby” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams are currently developing a script for a biopic about the history of the New Orleans based label. The duo announced their recent undertaking during a speaking engagement at Brooklyn Law School. Baby expressed his enthusiasm about the project saying, “I’m excited about the script. That’s something I really, really wanted to do”. Birdman credited the overwhelming success of the 2015 N.W.A. biopic … Continue reading

NFL’s Will Smith Murdered

Former New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith was shot and killed late Saturday in New Orleans, according to the Times-Picayune. He was 34. New Orleans police said Smith and his wife were the victims of a double shooting about 11:29 p.m. Saturday in the city’s Lower Garden District, the Times-Picayune reports. Smith and his wife reportedly were in their Mercedes SUV when a Hummer H2 struck their vehicle. After the impact forced Smith’s SUV … Continue reading

Beyoncé Responds to ‘Formation’ Backlash

Beyonce's "Formation" Wins Grammy

Beyoncé is set to be featured on the cover of the latest issue of Elle Magazine, and she took the time to address various criticism, including backlash towards her latest music video, “Formation.” When the video initially released, it geared fans up for a new album from the singer after being away for some time. However, many were not pleased with images in Beyoncé’s video, which made references to the Black Lives Matter movement, along … Continue reading

Recognizing Greatness

 Young Greatness seems to have been the perfect choice of name for this New Orleans Native rapper. With the well-deserved success of his mixtape, I Tried to To Em which features the blazing hit single “Moolah” (produced by Jazze Pha), has come the very significant co-sign from world renowned music mogul Akon who refers to the flourishing sensation as “the future”. I was lucky enough to catch the two sharing the stage at PeckerHeads Austin, TX during … Continue reading

[Mixtape] Southpaw Sosay and Shotty Balboa – The FAMM Reunion

Southpaw Sosay and Shotty Balboa – The FAMM Reunion Hosted by Dj Frank White CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD Title: The FAMM REUNION Artist: Southpaw Sosay and Shotty Balboa Hosted by Dj Frank White Label: 4th and 20 Music Group Production: The Gift Factory Song titles 1. FAMM REUNION 2. A Brand 3. Loyalty/Trust 4. Plug Shopping 5. No Feelings 6. Can’t Be 7. SHUT UP 8. They Drowning 9. Cooking Cypher 10. Flavored Up 11. … Continue reading

[Mixtape] Rushbilli – Goldrush

Born in New Orleans, Louisiana Rondell Smith AkA “RUSHBILLI” was introduced to the fast street hustles and poverty at an early age. It was at the prime age of 20 when he then realized how fast things can fall completely apart unfortunately in life some times.