Music may have got them there but it took more than that to make the Forbes’ “The World’s Highest-Paid Musicians 2013″ list. Diddy ranks #12 on the list with earnings of $50 million, according to forbes.com. Sean Combs pulls in much of his money through his Ciroc vodka. Jay Z lands at #19 with earnings of $42 million and Dr. Dre earned the #21 slot with $40 million, the story says. Read More »
All Hip Hop is reporting that New York is not paying proper respect to Hip Hop Icon Notorious B.I.G. Lucy Koteen, a member of the Brooklyn Community Board No. 2 stated that the Notorious B.I.G. did not lead a role model life to warrant such an honor:
He started selling drugs at 12, he was a school dropout at 17, he was arrested for drugs and weapons charge, he was arrested for parole violations, he was arrested in North Carolina for crack cocaine, in 1996 he was again arrested for assault, he had a violent death and physically the man is not exactly a role model for youth,” she said. “I don’t see how this guy was a role model and frankly it offends me.
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Kendrick Lamar never claimed to be a fashion icon, but the California rapper made the cover of GQ’s Men of the Year issue. He even nabbed the title “The Next King of Rap”!
The 26-year-old Cali native made waves in 2012 that landed him in the top spot in 2013. In this issue he talks about his controversial “Control” verse that sparked some beef with Drake and commented that now they are “Pretty cool,” but added: “I mean, I would be okay if we weren’t.”
Benny Boom doesn’t stop WORKING! Benny has directed videos for Nicki Minaj “High School”, Juicy J feat. Wale and Trey Songz “Bounce It”, Kat Graham “Wanna Say”, TGT “I Need”, Wale feat. Nicki Minaj & Juicy J “Clappers”, and that was just a few from this year.
“I’ve been in the game for so long and I’m truly honored to have won both of these awards this year.”
Benny Boom has been in the industry since 2000 and is known for heavily influencing the visual landscape of popular music, crafting memorable clips for platinum artists such as, Diddy, Keyshia Cole, Akon, 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj, Monica, Ciara, Trey Songz, and many more.
Benny Boom is not only known for directing music videos, he has also directed commercials for Jeep, Honda, Gatorade, and Sears as well as two feature films. Most recently, Benny Boom has directed the hit TV series 90210 on the CW.
He’s definitely grinding and we ain’t mad. Check out some of our favorite Benny Boom videos:
The big homie Sean “Diddy” Combs gives his fans a rare glimpse of his personal life with his latest Revolt TV segment in reference to his father’s story.
The music mogul and extraordinary entrepreneur used his extravagantly new music TV project Revolt TV as his platform on Wednesday to publicly discuss his late father, Melvin Combs. Read More »
Diddy is staging a revolt against music television come October 21st. That’s when the hip-hop mogul’s new television network, Revolt TV, is set to launch. Dubbed “the new number name in music,” the network will air on Comcast and Time Warner Cable in major cities including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. Read More »
Jennifer “j lo” Lopez is returning to American idol for season 13.
The responses to Kendrick Lamar’s verbal assault are starting to come in. Diddy took to Instagram to mock Kendrick Lamar’s claim that he is the “King of New York”.
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