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New Documentary Coming About Resurgent Roots-Reggae Scene In Jamaica.

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A three-member team from Franco-German television company Arte, is in Jamaica filming a documentary on the resurgent roots-reggae scene. The 52-minute feature is scheduled to be broadcast in February as part of a series focusing on the 70th anniversary of reggae legend Bob Marley's birth. It has interviews with neo-roots acts including Jah9, Kabaka Pyrami[...]

Nicki Minaj, Arianna Grande Among Winners At MTV Europe Music Awards.

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Nicki Minaj rapped about shortbread and Ariana Grande capped a breakthrough year with two trophies as the MTV Europe Music Awards celebrated its 20th anniversary Sunday with a Scottish-accented show in Glasgow. Grande was named best female artist and also took the best-single prize for "Problem," one of a string of hits she's had this year. The 21-year-ol[...]

Snoop Dogg Dj's At Happy Socks 2014 Winter Campaign

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You never know when Snoop Dogg’s record-spinning alter ego, DJ Snoopadelic will show up. The latest sighting was for a great cause, witnessed at his joint venture with Happy Socks during their Winter 2014 event that benefitted Snoop’s Youth Football League (SYFL). LL Cool, Miguel, Mayer Hawthorne, Black Jesus actor Gerald “Slink” Johnson, producer DJ Da[...]

Common Performs On Queen Latifah's Talk Show!

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A meeting between Hip-Hop legends took place on daytime television, as Common appeared on The Queen Latifah Show to chop it up with the host and perform his new single “Rewind.” Focusing on the latter, Com’ Sense used some of his acting savvy to make the live rendition of his Nobody’s Smiling track more effective. Common and Queen Latifah also performed a[...]

Discovery's Next Extreme Stunt - Man Will Be Eaten By Anaconda!

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In 'Eaten Alive', naturalist and wildlife filmmaker Paul Rosolie aims to be devoured by an anaconda while in a custom-built snake-proof suit. Discovery is playing it coy about how much Rosolie is actually consumed by the reptile. But the network has released these two promos teasing the endeavor. We’re told Rosolie covered himself in pig’s blood to try and [...]

Rapper, Jeezy, Offers Empowering Words To Kids at Juvenile Center

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Jeezy made an extra special visit to the Wayne County Juvenile Detention Center in Detroit, by way of his "Seen It All" tour. The rapper offered words of encouragement to the youths aged 8 - 19 at the 120 resident facility, assuring them that their current situation did not have to be the end of the road. "I had my share of trouble. I been in detention cent[...]

LEGO To Release A Big Bang Theory Set!

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Lego is releasing a set based on the massively popular CBS sitcom, The Big Bang Theory, which follows a group of scientists—Leonard, Sheldon, Howard, Raj, Bernadette, and Amy— and their one non-scientist friend, Penny. The set proposal was submitted to the Lego Ideas program by Alatariel and GlenBricker. The set represents the living room of Sheldon Coope[...]