The homie and Outkast member Big Boi certainly knows how to give a gift. We just found out that Â Big and his daughter Jordan are launching a new label called Purple Kidz. The imprint will feature only young acts, with their first artist being 12-year-old singing sensation Gabbie Rae. Big Boi says he was inspired to start Purple Kidz when Jordan turned 16. He notes that while some parents like to give their kids cars for their sweet 16, he wanted to give his daughter something she could “build and nurture.” READ MORE
People suffering from diabetes may face another medical problem. A newly released study says those who suffer from the blood sugar disease are also at higher risk for certain cancers. Researchers polled nearly 400-thousand adults in a phone survey. They discovered 16 out of every 100 diabetic men and 17 out of every 100 diabetic women said they’re also dealing with cancer. An earlier study released in April found diabetic women showing an eight-percent increased risk of developing cancers. Diabetic men had a nine-percent higher risk when prostate cancer was deleted from the data.
Recently the homie Soulja Boy sat down with with MTV’s Sway and had spilled the beans about his new movies avenues he has been approached with. We all know that Soulja Boy recently finished doing the remake to the classic film “Juice” starring Tupac. Alhough he received a lot of slack for it he also got some love, so much that the super director Antwan Fuqua reached out to Soulja’s Agency and specially requested he audition for the actual Tupac Biopic that will soon go into production.
â€œI got an email from William Morris Agency â€” thatâ€™s my agency that Iâ€™m with â€” they reached out to me to play the part. Iâ€™m just still thinking about it right now,â€ he told MTV news .
So there have been rumors floating around that the powerhouse couple Jay Z and Beyonce are experiencing trouble in paradise. Allegedly Jay Z and his stylist June Ambrose have been having an affair for years and as a result of it they conceived a daughter from it. June Ambrose has two children; a son name Chance (father Manager Marc Chamblin) and a daughter name Summer.
Who knew Breezy had mad flow when it came to spitting rhymes. C Breezy was recently on FunkMaster Flex’s Full Throttle show hanging out with the homie when he was put to the test to rock with the DJ on a beat. C Breezy didn’t back down in fact he ripped it up and left a swaggered impression. READ MORE
U.S. Presidnet Barack Obama’s grandmother has received death threats from the African branch of al-Qaida, prompting stepped up security around her home in Kenya, ABC News reported on Thursday. Sarah Obama, the U.S. president’s step-grandmother, informed the Kenyan police that she had received a personal threat from al-Shabaab, the Somalia-based branch of al-Qaida, ABC reported.
Security personnel were sent to guard the elder Obama’s home the day after her grandson announced the killing of al-Qaida mastermind Osama bin Laden, but the personal threat has prompted increased security and round-the-clock surveillance of her Africa home,Â the report said.
Tonight I was able to kick it with all of my ATL homies as we celebrated the 2nd Anniversary of The Glam Bar. At tonights event they pulled out the pink carpet and got glammed up literally. My girl Teyana Taylor who has grown up in-front of my eye’s hosted the event that had Peter’s St. jumping.
The Glam Bar is located in the Art District of Castleberry Hills, next time your in the area stop by and tell them FreddyO sent you!! Shotout to my girl Sabrina(Glam Bar Owner), The Grander Cir PR, & Futuristic Branding. P.S. They had these cup cakes called “The Cupcake Genie” OMG they were great… Â Check her out…Â www.thecupcakegenie.com Here are all the pic’s… READ MORE
Brandy & Ray J’s mother, Sonja Norwood, has launched the Norwood Talent Agency Corporation (NTAC) in partnership with her husband Willie Norwood. The company will focus it efforts on family talent similar to the Norwoods.
“We have selected clients to work with at NTAC that stir the same passions and level of excitement I have enjoyed managing members of my family,”Â said Sonja Norwood in a statement.
The company opened it’s doors two month ago and has already signed sixty-five clients. The company has set-up opportunities for new talent to have successful careers in entertainment.
“Our doors are open to fresh new faces hoping to get their shot in Hollywood,”Â says Norwood.