By Maurice Bobb Boyz II Men have officially jumped the shark, again. After racking up four Grammys for their smooth-as-silk crooning back in the early â€˜90â€™s, the R&B trio have sold their musical souls to peddle wares for Old Navy in a commercial for white jeans in which Sean Stockman, Wanye Morris and Nathan Morris sing “Love White Jeans on Youâ€? in perfect harmony to their former number-one hit single, “I’ll Make Love To You.â€? “I’ll Make Love To Youâ€? spent 14 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 back in 1994 and now itâ€™s been reduced to a laughable 30-second spot for miserly fashionistas.
(On the set of Ferg’s video for “Work (remix)” By Rob Markman A$AP Ferg has been teasing his “Work” remix for some time now and on Monday night (May 13)Â the Harlem rap upstart finally let it go. Flanked by French Montana, Trinidad Jame$, Schoolboy Q and A$AP Rocky, Ferg turns his bouncy underground single into and good old fashioned posse cut.
By Sowmya Krishnamurthy Danity KaneÂ may be back but without their mentor and the man who discovered them, Sean “Diddy” Combs. The girl group was put together by Diddy on the music talent search MTV’s “Making The Band” but they seem to be forging out on their own.
Mannie Fresh made headlines last week, and the decorated producer never even opened his mouth. On Wednesday, the multiplatinum producer will check in with “RapFix Live” to discuss his upcoming project with rapper Mos Def a.k.a. Yasiin Bey and, of course, Cash Money’s upcoming Big Tymers’ LP.
By Sowmya Krishnamurthy On Monday night’s (May13) episode of VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” Scrappy and Momma Dee discuss the aftermath of the fight with Erica. Scrappy says that he’s going to do what he wants even though Momma Dee hates Erica. Scrappy and Erica then talk about the fight
By Sowmya Krishnamurthy From “O.P.P.” to O-V-E-R, legendary hip-hop group Naughty By Nature is done. Treach and Kay Gee visited Power 105’s The Breakfast Club to share their displeasure with third member Vin Rock on Friday (May 10).
By Maurice Bobb Everyone knows that Kanye West is releasing new music soon. The question, then, was where would we hear it first?
Lil’ Kim is coming back to “RapFix Live” this Wednesday for a can’t-miss episode.
Kanye West made it clear that he’s pissed off about being #7 on MTV News’ annual “Hottest MCs” list, but A$AP Rocky took it a step further, stating that he’d rather just not be on the list at all, if he can’t be #1. Quite the bold statement.