The homies over at HipHopEnquirer report First Lady Michelle Obama addressed crowds at Time Warner Cable Arena on the opening night of the 2012 Democratic National Convention.

Delegates from all over the country expressed appreciation and respect for the First Lady, admiring her as a wife, mother, and for her role as First Lady in addressing key issues such as childhood obesity. “I think she has been perfect as First Lady,” said Maryland Delegate Jessy Mejia. “She couldn’t have been a more excellent role model for minority women.” READ MORE

Chad Gets Evelyn’s Face Tatted on His Leg

Everything has changed for Chad OchoCinco Johnson over the course of about a month. In that time he has lost his wife, got arrested,  got kicked off the team, etc. Its seems like everything he had going good for him is gone. He decided to take matters recently into his own hands it seems. Twitter pics surfaced today of Chad with a new tattoo on his right leg of Evelyn’s face as with the name “Eve” under it. I guess if he cant have the real thing he will settle for a tattoo of her. At least that one won’t leave unless he wants to remove it. This is what TMZ reports about the situation :

Nate Dogg’s Family Still Fighting Over Estate

It looks like the battle over Nate Dogg’s estate is still raging. The late rapper, born Nathaniel Dwayne Hale, didn’t have a will when he died last year, leaving his wife Latoya Calvin in charge of his assets. But, according to, Nate’s children didn’t like that decision. READ MORE

Kanye West spent part of his weekend on stage at the Made in America Festival, but he also spent some time philosophizing on hip-hop lyrics. On Sunday, the emcee posted some 20 messages on Twitter, discussing whether a certain taboo word beginning with the letter “B” was acceptable. Kanye asked whether it was permissible to use the b-word only if it was accompanied by the word “bad,” as it is in Lupe Fiasco’s single “B**** Bad.” READ MORE

[VIDEO] Tamia Performs in Atlanta

R&B Singer, NBA wife & mother of two Tamia, performed for an intimate crowd of fans at Taboo2 in Atlanta. She also surprised guests with performing  “Officially Missing You“... Despite the hectic promo schedule & managing her Multiple Sclerosis diagnosis (a disease that disables the brain and central nervous system), she advised the audience that she was feeling great.  After performing she also stayed around to greet fans and speak with Lillie Mae about juggling it all.

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There had been many rumors surrounding the cast of Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta, but the rumors about Scrappy and Erica getting engaged was one that we couldn’t figure out until last night on the reunion show. The relationship had been on and off for years, and even on the show we got to see Scrappy dealing with Erica as well as with Shay aka “Buckey”. This is what Scrappy had to say about why he is decicing to settle down with Erica as reorted by thejasminebrand:

“It was time for me to do something really grown. So I popped the question and the beautiful lady said yes … that’s why she has the ring on her finger. But now we’re just waiting for the next big step. I wasn’t trying to play around with it for a hundred years. I wanted to do something really big. “

They just released their first official engagement photos.


Memphitz Files Lawsuits Against Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta

Early on in the first season of  Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta K. Michelle made some accusations that she was beaten by her ex-boyfriend Memphitz. This situation seemed to be a subject that come up every time K. Michelle was on film. Since the season has ended Memphitz has decided to file a lawsuit for damages and defamatory statements made about him this season. This is a statement given by Memphitz:

“My family and I have suffered tremendously while VH-1, Monami Ent., and the other companies provided a worldwide platform for K. Michelle to repeatedly assassinate my character. The filing of this suit is to compensate for the irreparable damage that has been done to my reputation and to deter these companies from doing such future harm to others.” – Mickey “Memphitz” Wright.



It seems Nicki Minaj is putting herself in Mitt Romney’s corner. The rapper offers her endorsement of the GOP presidential hopeful on a new collaboration with Lil Wayne called “Mercy,” released Monday as part of Wayne’s “Dedication 4” mixtape. READ MORE