Lil Baby’s ‘My Turn’ Album Earns 3x-Platinum Certification

The second official studio LP from Dominique “Lil Baby” Jones was a commerical blockbuster. My Turn topped the Billboard 200 weekly chart five times and landed at #2 on the Billboard 200 Year-End album chart. Lil Baby’s sales success led to the Recording Industry Association of America naming My Turn as the Top Album of 2020. At that time in late December, the project was only certified 2x-Platinum. The RIAA has now awarded My Turn with 3x-Platinum certification, meaning the Quality Control release has moved more than 3 million units in the United States. QC…

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Lil Uzi Vert Publicly Declares His Love For JT Of The City Girls

Lil Uzi Vert and JT have been flirting with each other online for weeks. Many Hip Hop fans began wondering if the two recording artists were really together romantically, taking part in a public relations stunt, or just engaging in social media trolling. If Uzi is only trolling, he took the jokes to another level on Sunday by informing his followers that the City Girls member was more than just a friend. The 26-year-old Philadelphia-bred rhymer tweeted, “JT is the one.” That tweet came after a lighthearted Twitter exchange between…

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Master P & James Lindsay Launch Financial Home For “Underbanked And Unbankable Individuals “

Master P, the Hip-Hop mogul with few peers, is about to launch a new banking institutions in an effort to help disenfranchised individuals and those suffering from a lack of access to capital. Master P‘s BossUp Bank is, by design, an outlet that will target 63 million Americans that have been refused lending by traditional banking systems. “We have created an avenue for the culture to learn more about banking and the importance of knowing your money.,” told AllHipHop in an exclusive statement Percy “Master P” Miller. P has a team…

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Eve & Naturi Naughton To Star In Hip-Hop-Themed Drama ‘Queens’

The self-described “Pitbull in a Skirt” is returning to the small screen as an actress. After serving as one of the hosts for The Talk on CBS for four years, Eve Cooper is set to star in a new hourlong ABC drama titled Queens. Deadline reports Eve will be joined on the forthcoming show by Naturi Naughton. The singer-turned-actress previously played leading roles in the Notorious movie and the Power television franchise. Queens centers around the reunion of a fictitious 1990s Hip Hop group called the Nasty B######. Both Naturi and Eve will likely pull from their real-life…

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(Update) Lawyer Seeks Criminal Investigation of T.I. and Tiny

T.I. and Tiny These days T.I and Tiny just can’t stay out of the spotlight. A lawyer is seeking an investigation of T.I. (real name Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.) and Tiny (Tameka Dianne Harris), who have been accused of sexual abuse and assault. The New York Times reported on Sunday (Feb. 28) that the lawyer, Tyrone A. Blackburn, has approached law enforcement authorities in Georgia and California on behalf of 11 people claiming they were victimized by the couple or their entourage. The alleged incidents span 2005 to 2018, and were described as instances…

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Daniel Kaluuya Wins 1st Golden Globe for Judas and the Black Messiah

Daniel Kaluuya has won his first Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture for his role as Chairman Fred Hampton in Judas and the Black Messiah.  The film stars overly-sensitive actor Lakeith Stanfield in the role that he was born to play: petty criminal turned undercover FBI agent William “Bill” O’Neal.  

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GEORGE FLOYD TRIAL Minneapolis Hiring Influencers … FOR ‘CITY-APPROVED’ MESSAGING

George Floyd‘s murder case is bound to be the new trial of the century — and it seems Minneapolis wants to get ahead of any bad publicity … ’cause they’re bringing on “influencers” to peddle their narrative as it unfolds. The City Council made the announcement this week, saying they’re rolling out a new initiative ahead of jury selection/opening arguments next month … namely, to partner with influential social media users to share public information with underserved communities — some of which, they say, might not tune in or have…

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CHADWICK BOSEMAN WIFE ACCEPTS HIS GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD In Emotional Speech

Chadwick Boseman won a Golden Globe, and his wife gave a touching and emotional acceptance speech on behalf of the late actor. Taylor Simone Ledward accepted Boseman’s Globe for Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama Sunday night during the COVID-cautious ceremony. Ledward was emotional, and ran through a list of everyone her husband would have thanked if he was still alive to accept the honor. Ledward opened her speech saying Chadwick would thank God and his parents … she also mentioned Boseman’s team, both on and off the set…

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