Archive for April, 2007

M1 Talks Snitching with Neil Cavuto of Fox News

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

M1 of dead prez on Your World with Neil Cavuto. I’m surprised he invited him back after he appeared on the show to talk lyrics and failed to make a fool out of himself.

Russell on Obscene Lyrics: Bleep That Shit Out

Monday, April 23rd, 2007

 

So last week Russell got pretty much everybody who matters in the hip-hop industry together to talk about the recent assault on lyrical content in the wake of the Imus fuckfest, and what if anything the record labels and execs are gonna do about it. The meeting was supposed to be followed by a press conference announcing whatever new initiatives Russell and the TI’s had dreamed up, but the whole thing ran past schedule.

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Video: 60 Minutes “Stop Snitching” Segment

Monday, April 23rd, 2007

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June XXL Cover

Thursday, April 19th, 2007

Click image to read YN’s editorial.

Early! 

Cam’ron to Appear on 60 Minutes

Thursday, April 19th, 2007

Set your Tivos, this has the potential to not only outdo Cam’s appearance on Bill O’Reilly, but to be the best 60 Minutes segment ever. Cam will be on the show on Sunday to discuss cooperation with law enforcement and the "stop snitching phenomenon." Some choice quotes below.

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Video: Brother Ali “Uncle Sam Goddamn”

Thursday, April 19th, 2007

I’ll admit that I’m not all that familiar with Brother Ali‘s music, but somebody hit me up this week telling me to check out this video. I found it interesting, so I figured I would see what you Firsties thought.

Joell Ortiz ft. Akon – Keep On Callin

Wednesday, April 18th, 2007

Joell Ortiz ft. Akon – Keep On Callin

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Video: Russell & Company on Oprah

Wednesday, April 18th, 2007

It took a nappy headed ho comment from an old racist white guy, but Oprah finally let hip-hop stick up for itself on her show.

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Jin – Rain Rain Go Away (Virginia Tech Tribute)

Wednesday, April 18th, 2007

Somebody emailed me yesterday asking me why I didn’t post anything about the tragic events at Virginia Tech and questioned my journalistic integrity. Continue reading this post…

Info on New Sean Price & Heltah Skeltah Albums

Tuesday, April 17th, 2007

G4TV.com’s The Feed has some info on a new side project from Sean P, the title of his next LP and a new Heltah Skeltah LP.

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