@Lee_Carrie

University of Pennsylvania grad just trying to make it. Music lover with a soft spot for hip hop. “Ambition is priceless it’s something thats in your veins.” -Wale

News: Trayvon Martin’s Father Gets Tattoo Of His Late Son

Trayvon Martin’s father, Tracy Martin, got a tattoo to honor his son. He went to the Chicago tattoo shop 9 Mag and was featured on an episode of VH1’s Black Ink Chicago. The tattoo is an image of Trayvon’s face with an Egyptian headdress that mirrors those worn by pharaohs. Martin said, “I thought it would be fitting to take it ...

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News: First Week Projections For Miguel’s ‘War & Leisure’ Are In

First week sales projections for Miguel’s War & Leisure are in. He is expected to move between 30-35,000 equivalent album units his first week- 14K of those being pure sales. This is down from 2015’s Wildheart which moved 48,000 its first week out. With U2 and Taylor Swift also in the running this week, Miguel isn’t expected to make the ...

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News: Chris Brown Blasts the Government Over Puerto Rico

Over the weekend, Chris Brown took to Instagram to blast the US Government for their handling of the ongoing crisis in Puerto Rico. The post said “PUERTO RICO HAS BEEN WITHOUT POWER FOR 68 DAYS”. He then added a lengthy caption where he called out politicians for working everyday in their nice clothes and cars but refusing to handle the ...

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News: Chance the Rapper Teams Up With Starbucks and Spotify

Chance the Rapper has teamed up with Starbucks and Spotify to give back this holiday season. Starbucks is selling Chance, Lady Gaga and Metallica-themed gift cards in an effort to raise money for their respective charities- the goal is $1 million each. People who put at least $25 on the card will get a Spotify Premium trial membership. Chance’s charity ...

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News: Russell Simmons Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Music mogul and Dej Jam Co-Founder Russell Simmons is the latest celebrity to be accused of sexual misconduct. Model Keri Claussen Khalighi shared a story with the LA Times over the weekend where she accused Simmons of forcing her to perform oral sex on him and sexually assaulting her in the shower without permission back in 1991 when she was ...

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News: Meek Mill No Longer in Solitary Confinement

According to reports, Meek Mill has been removed from solitary confinement. He was moved to the State Correctional facility in Chester and is now in general population. Meek was put in solitary confinement because prison officials were worried about him interacting with other inmates and wanted to keep him safe. Meek’s lawyers argued that the solitary confinement could cause him ...

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News: J.Cole Speak On Colin Kaepernick in GQ

J. Cole was among many celebrities interviewed by GQ magazine for Colin Kaepernick’s Citizen of the Year cover. Cole spoke about Kaep’s journey from the football field to activism and praised him for using his platform to speak out against racial injustice. He gave him credit for sacrificing his dream to speak out for others saying, And look what happens ...

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