DMX DEF JAM COVERED THE FUNERAL COSTS … Shelled Out $35k!!!

After DMX gave it to us for the better part of 3 decades, the late rapper’s label returned the favor and covered his funeral expenses. According to X’s probate docs, obtained by TMZ, Def Jam Recordings paid the bill Brooks Memorial Home Inc. in Yonkers, NY sent to the family. The receipt, dated May 5, 2021, covered the services of Earl Simmons … X’s full government name. Courtesy of BET According to the document, those costs included the transfer of remains to the funeral home, embalming … plus the hearse and flowers. @4TheCulture____/Twitter There’s…

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700-Pound Bronze Statue of George Floyd Unveiled in Newark

The city of Newark, NJ, unveiled its 700-pound statue of George Floyd made of bronze. The statue will reportedly rest at Newark City Hall for at least a year before moving elsewhere. “The world needed a peaceful George,” said sculptor Stanley Watts. “The world needed him relaxed and chilling on a bench and that’s what we produced and we produced him larger than life because, after death, George will be remembered — and that’s what memorials are — it’s to remember and never forget why we changed today and tomorrow…

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CALIFORNIA COP VIDEO SHOWS KICK TO SUSPECT’S HEAD

A Sheriff’s deputy in Southern California is under investigation due to a video of himwinding up and kicking a suspect in the head AFTER the guy appeared to surrender. Surveillance footage from a Toyota dealership in Victorville, CA captured Wednesday’s violent interaction on camera … you see the suspect roll out from under a parked car before he’s confronted by a deputy with a flashlight, who appears to order the suspect on the ground. The man complies, but then the cop takes a big step and unloads a couple kicks…

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Azealia Banks Calls Out Candace Owens for Juneteenth “Lame” Comment

  Candace Owens and her political takes usually end up going viral due to the backlash she receives from her comments. Now, a recent take Owens delivered about Juneteenth has caught the attention of Azealia Banks, who called out the Republican in a vicious Instagram post. Via Twitter, Owens said, “Juneteenth is soooo lame. Democrats really need to stop trying to repackage segregation. I’ll be celebrating July 4th and July 4th only. I’m American 🇺🇸.” Banks took to Instagram and posted a screenshot of Owens’ tweet along with the caption:…

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Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored with Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

According to reports, the late Nipsey Hussle will be getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The announcement of Nipsey’s posthumous honor came as the Walk of Fame revealed all 38 members in the 2021 class. The recognition Nipsey is receiving is still bittersweet for hip-hop fans, especially those in his hometown of Los Angeles, where the rapper was gunned down in March 2019 right outside his Marathon Clothing Store. Some of the other honorees from the 2021 class include actors Michael B. Jordan, Regina King, and Tessa…

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Man Charged in Fatal DUI Crash Was Having Oral Sex Before Hitting Victims

According to reports, a man charged with fatally crashing his pickup truck into a groupof people outside a California bar last Friday was reportedly engaged in sex acts at thetime of the crash. Alex Corpus Moreno, 32, was charged with gross vehicular manslaughter and DUI causing injury for the fatal collision outside the San Jose-area bar. Police say Moreno was “extremely intoxicated and using cocaine at the bar,” which led to his removal from the establishment. Authorities say he left the bar with a 24-year-old woman who told police she…

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NBA YoungBoy’s Brother OG 3Three Arrested, Found Hiding Under a House

According to footage obtained by DJ Akademiks, NBA YoungBoy’s brother OG 3Three was arrested in Louisiana on unknown charges. The footage filmed by a bystander showed the rapper being detained after police found him hiding under a house. You can check out the footage above, and we’ll be sure to update you as more information is available.

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NAOMI OSAKA ‘PERSONAL TIME’ IN L.A. ON A GROCERY RUN … After Wimbledon Withdrawal

Moments after Naomi Osaka announced she was withdrawing from Wimbledon to focuson “personal time” … the tennis superstar was already making good on her word, hittingup a fancy L.A. grocery store with a friend. Osaka — sporting a COVID mask — hit up Monsieur Marcel Gourmet Market, Bistro & Seafood Market. So, no on French Open … but yes on French food! On her way out, Osaka was asked about her decision to take time away from pro tennis to focus on her mental health … but the 23-year-old wasn’t talking. After all, her…

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Man Gets 4 Years for Accidentally Killing GF While Posing with Pistol for Selfie

According to reports, an Illinois man was sentenced to four years in prison foraccidentally killing his girlfriend after shooting her while posing for a selfie. Isaiah Cole, 20, killed A’Meyah Brewton, 21, on Sept. 13, 2020, and pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and a drug charge in exchange for the four-year sentence. Authorities said Cole initially removed all bullets from a handgun before starting the photoshoot, but “inadvertently” reloaded the weapon. He reportedly fired a single shot which proved fatal. Police say Cole was under the influence of marijuana at…

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Dallas Cop Charged for Sexually Assaulting a Child Who Came For Help

Dallas police arrested one of their own after an underaged girl accused a 12-year Dallas Police Department veteran of sexually assaulting her after she went to him for help. The accuser claimed she went to the home of Tyrone Lee Williams Jr. after she had an argument with her family. Williams was reportedly a friend of the family and allowed her to stay the night at his home. She claimed that Williams started touching her thighs as she was sleep. When she woke up and asked what he was doing,…

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