North Carolina native rapper J. Cole has rode the train to success off merely his talent.

Signed with Jay Z to his Roc Nation label, he has produced a huge buzz in the music industry and receives stamps of approval from almost every heavywieght in the game.

 

As he covers the December issue of YRB magazine the acclaimed “underdog” discusses his plans to continue to produce grammy nominated hits and how he he plans to create an even bigger future for himself.

 

Check inside for more on what J. Cole had to say during his interview. READ MORE


We knew this day would come. According to Rodney Ho of AJC’s Radio and Talk, actress Stacey Dash from VH1’s hit show Single Ladies, has finally been replaced. By whom you ask? By the beautiful actress Denise Vasi. Vasi played Randi Hubbard on the infamous daytime show, “All My Children”. She’s also been featured on hit shows such as HBO’s “How to Make It In America” and USA’s “White Collar.” She will be introduced on the show as Raquel, who’s a close friend of Keisha, played by LisaRaye McCoy. READ MORE

Amber Rose Denies Getting Beat Up At Club Pure

Amber Rose hosted a party lastnight, at Club Pure in Florida for Dj Byrd. Shortly after the club, rumors hit the internet that she had received a beat down. Amber quickly killed all rumors of any negativity from that night saying:

Had a blast last night in Jax,Fl & no one beat me up,touched me or even spoke to me in a negative way it’s just not true Lol ppl r so silly READ MORE

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No one can say that Emily Bustamante is a slacker. The beautiful mother, television star, stylist, and budding designer is making major moves in the industry and it is all being documented on the hit reality show, VH1′s “Love and Hip Hop”. We recently chatted with Emily (@EmilyB) about Fabolous and those pesky rumors that the two are back together, her new clothing line, and of course her show “Love and Hip Hop”. Check out the interview after the cut READ MORE

Frank Ski’s 8th Annual Wine Tasting Event

Frank Ski 8th Annual Wine Tasting


Following the success of his YouthBowl event, Frank Ski held his 8th annual Wine Tasting Event at Frank Ski’s Restaurant and Lounge.Guest that were in attendence were Greg Street, Devyone Stephens and many of Atlanta’s past Mayors including Kasim Reed, Shirley Franklin, Bill Campbell, and Andrew Young plus more. The event was filled with decretive art, easy listening music, and was overall an eloquent event.

Napa Valley honored Frank Ski by giving him huge bottles of wine to be auctioned off. Greg Street was also honored at the wine tasting, not only for donating to the Frank Ski Kids Foundation, but also for contributing so much to the community and helping out our youth.

This was the first time Frank Ski held his wine tasting event anywhere public, where as it’s usually held in the private comfort of someone’s home.

B.E.T’s Kelly G, Frank Ski’s Lovely Wife Tonya, Greg Streets and Nike’s Rep Ruth came out to represent Frank.

 

Andrew Young and his wife with Frank Ski and Wife Tonya

All of the funds raised that night went to the Frank Ski Kid Foundation. This annual event, like others, were a major success. It’s not too late to donate to Frank Ski’s Kid Foundation. Go over to www.frankskikids.org for more information.

The Mood and lay out of the night was so nice

Mayor Kasim Reed With Frank Ski and his lovely wife Tonya

Grand Master Flash with Frank  READ MORE

Diddy Recovering From Minor Surgery On Shoulder


Sean “Diddy” Combs is on the mend after receiving treatment to fix an old injury. A rep for the rap mogul tells E! News that Diddy recently had “minor surgery on his shoulder.” Diddy raised eyebrows last week when he was photographed at Miami’s Art Basel with his arm in a sling. Diddy’s likely hoping his son has better luck with his health when he begins his college football career next season. Last week it was announced that Justin Combs has accepted a scholarship to play football at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Hope Diddy gets better and good luck and congrats again to Justin on his scholarship

 

Rapper DMX has been slowly but surely making a comeback and cleaning up his image. Not only has he been staying away fiorm drugs but he’s also been giving back to the community and doing things the average rapper wouldnt do for their fans, like mopping a Waffle House floor(see story).  X had a concert in San Antonio ,Texas, last Thursday and afterwards one of his fans asked if he could visit some injured troops who couldn’t make it to the show.  He stopped by the Fort Sam Houston Base and played a little wheelchair basketball with some of the troops. READ MORE

Tameka Raymond has been taking a lot of heat lately in regards to how she feels about Usher.  Some people seem to think she’s trying to make him look like a bad parent on purpose. Apparently, there’s more to the story than we thought. Tmz recently reported that she brought up Saks cards in her custody battle, but Tameka says its more than just financial issues READ MORE