Streetwear Collab Mixes West African Heritage With East Coast Style

Rising brands West A Lifestyle and HOME linked with MC Ayun Bassa to combine cultures on this limited global release. The “Namesake Flag Tee” collab joins Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia and New Jersey, with an elegant design that caught the eye Street Ettiquette co-founder Joshua Kissi and social influencer Greg Noire on Twitter. Bassa, who reps Liberia, New York […]

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Streetwear Entrepreneur Anwar Carrots Explains His Come-Up

Anwar Carrots spoke with Josh Peas for The Hundreds blog about his long road to success in the streetwear game.   Following a huge 2017 for his Carrots brand, the South Central LA native’s goal becoming “the Martha Stewart streetwear” seems realistic. With co-signs Puma, Virgil Abloh, The New York Times and K-Swiss, he’s well on […]

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Chance the Rapper and More React After FCC Repeals Net Neutrality

reactid=”130″> Well, this happened. The Federal Communications Commission, headed by President Trump’s chairman pick Ajit Pai, voted 3-2 on Thursday (Dec. 14) to repeal net neutrality rules passed by the Obama administration that were aimed at protecting consumers from bad behavior by their internet providers. The FCC’s new rules could usher in big changes in […]

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Nelly’s Rape Case Has Been Dropped

The rape case against Nelly has been dropped. The St. Louis rapper is no longer being investigated after a woman accused him raping her on his tour bus in October, according to the New York Daily News. Nelly, born Cornell Iral Haynes Jr., was arrested and booked on second degree rape charges on Oct. 7 […]

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Suspects Arrested in the 2015 Murder of Chinx Drugz

After nearly three years, a suspect has been arrested for the murder Chinx, who was shot and killed in Queens, New York on May 17, 2015. Lisa Evers was the first to report the story Thursday morning (Dec. 14).

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Ranking the Year in Aughts Nostalgia, From LCD Soundsystem to the Shins

This year, Lizzy Goodman chronicled the 2000s indie rock revival in her excellent book Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011. For many older millennials, it memorialized our youth — and made us feel old. In 2017, some aughts mainstays made triumphant comebacks; others, not so much. […]

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Russell Simmons Is Reportedly Being Investigated by the NYPD over Sexual Assault Claims

Following a disturbing wave sexual assault allegations against now-disgraced hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, the New York Police Department is reportedly now investigating the Def Jam co-founder for multiple sexual misconduct claims. As the L.A. Times reports, the NYPD’s special victims unit is looking into at least seven claims sexual misconduct against Simmons. So far, 11 […]

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Russell Simmons Accused of Rape by Three Women

reactid=”130″> According to a  report released yesterday by the New York Times, Russell Simmons has been accused raping three women, in a new wave accusations against the hip-hop mogul. On the heels the report by the New York Times, the LA Times released another report, where even more women accuse Simmons sexual misconduct. Last month, […]

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Piece By Piece

Tuck The Don is Steadily building his Brand “Piece By Piece”. Tuck collides a trap vibe with his New York City Witty Lyrics. Written and Produced by Tuck himself, “Piece By Piece” is sure to get you turnt!!!! Set to release 12/15/17 on Major League Music Group. Tuck is ready to spar with the Best […]

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Russell Simmons Accused of Rape or Sexual Misconduct by Nine More Women

Last month, Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons announced that he was stepping down from his companies following sexual assault allegations. Now, more women have come forward to accuse the mogul sexual misconduct. In addition to the two women who spoke out last month, four women have spoken to the New York Times about Simmons’ alleged […]

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