BET has partnered with the Brick City TV producers Marc Levin and Mark Benjamin, (producers of the Peabody Award-winning and twice Emmy nominated series “Brick City”) and Emmy Award-winning and Academy Award nominated filmmaker Sam Pollard (“Slavery By Another Name” and “Four Little Girls”) to produce a two-part news documentary, “SECOND COMING?: WILL BLACK AMERICA [cont.]
Jiggaman may not be big on politics, but that hasn’t stopped him from teaming with the Obama campaign for this video promo, The Power Of Our Voice.
The famed Minneapolis rapper got real about a number of topics including the upcoming presidential election, which he believes is more symbolic than anything else, but encourages voters to get educated about each candidate. Ali also speaks on being a white albino rapper, and believes that everything is easier as a white person, but he [cont.]
Cameras were not allowed in last night’s $40k-per-plate fundraiser for Barack Obama at Jay-Z’s 40/40 club, but this image was posted on El Presidente’s Twitter account. Who knew Jay was taller than Barack?
Roots drummer ?uestlove and legendary Def Jam founder Russell Simmons have teamed up for a “fundraising battle” for the re-election of Barack Obama. Donors can pick “I’m with Questlove or I’m with Simmons” in this mock “election” to see who can raise for money for the Obama campaign. At the time of this writing ?uestlove [cont.]
Hard Knock TV’s in-depth interview with Immortal Technique at Rock The Bells . Part 2 starts with Technique talking to Nick Huff Barili about the up coming presidential elections and how he cant see why Latinos would vote for Mitt Romney. Other topics in this interview include Israel, Christopher Columbus, Immigration, Barack Obama, former president [cont.]
The New York Post reports that former drug-dealer / gangster rapper Jay-Z and scantily clad, “bootiliscious” R&B singer Beyonce will host a fundraiser for Foreign-Born-Muslim-Terrorist-Socialist-Homosexual-Loving-Job-Hating-Anti-Christ, President Barack Obama. Jokes aside, the event will happen Sept. 18th at Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club in NYC. Limited to 100 guests, the event will cost $40,000 per ticket. The presidential [cont.]
Lupe Fiasco calls into local Chi-Town radio, to clarify his recent comments calling Obama “the biggest terrorist”. We’re not sure he dug himself out of this one…
Big Sean praises Obama. HHS review of Finally Famous is coming soon.
Will Fox News touch this? “My fight against terrorism, to me, the biggest terrorist is Obama in the United States of America. For me, I’m trying to fight the terrorism that’s causing the other forms of terrorism. You know the root cause of terrorists is the stuff the U.S. government allows to happen. The foreign [cont.]
This has been catching on over the last few days. Here’s our late pass. In other news, the real Waka Flocka is upset about this.
The innanet exploded this past week with speculation that Barack Obama was an extra in Tag Team’s “Whoomp! There It Is” video in 1993 (at the 1:01 mark). Gawker.Com, who broke the original story, got in touch with Tag Team, whom were happy enough answer some questions and get some much needed press in 2010. [cont.]
In a story broken by Gawker.Com, eagle-eyed, nostalgic YouTube watchers repeatedly viewed the video for Tag Team’s “Whoomp There It Is, upside down and inside out, and have discovered that Barack Obama was allegedly in the video. See the 1:01 minute mark, for the leader of the free world, politickin’ on his celly. Chalk this [cont.]
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