The Dirty Laundry
DMX Is Back In Jail
Welcome back, welcome back, welcome back! Yep DMX is back at home…in jail! He was arrested at his house in Phoenix on Thursday night for not checking in with his probation officer! He was also arrested for a plethora of drug-related charges and driving on a suspended license! Repeat offender at his best!
Nicki Clears The Air About Lil Kim
Just in time for the release of “Pink Friday” today, Nicki Minaj is finally getting real when talking about her beef with Lil Kim.
Faith Evans Feels That There Will Never Be Justice For Biggie’s Murder
Well another female artist that Lil Kim used to beef with has NO Faith that Biggie will ever get justice in his murder! Faith Evans told a British newspaper “The family- we have an idea of what happened….we have an idea, though we don’t know if it will ever be solved in the judicial system.” It has already been 13 years, it’s sad, but she’s probably right!
Jay-Z Still Rates Biggie The Best Rapper
Well even though he’s been gone for over a decade, Biggie is still topping the best rapper charts! During a question and answer session Jay-Z gave out his top-five rappers, dead or alive. Biggie is #1 on the list and Eminem and Nas are tied at #5.
Jay-Z's Top 5 List Of Rappers (Dead or Alive):
• Biggie (for his story-telling ability and voice)
• Tupac (for his emotion)
• Kool G Rap
• Eminem/Nas (says he would have to alternate between those two)
"Billboard" Picks Top 50 R&B/Hip Hop Artists!
Billboard magazine has compiled a list of the Top 50 R&B and Hip Hop Artists of the last 25 years. The roster is based on performance on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts from Jan. 5, 1985 through Nov. 6, 2010
1. R. Kelly
2. Mary J. Blige
3. Whitney Houston
4. Mariah Carey
5. Janet Jackson
7. Luther Vandross
9. Freddie Jackson
10. Alicia Keys
Janet Jackson Wants Your Help In Planning Her World Tour
Speaking of Double J, she announced plans for a world tour, hitting 35 cities and she wants her fans to help her decide which cities to roll through! You can log onto her website, JanetJackson.com, to nominate yours!
Life Is Short…Just Ask Michael Jackson!
Double J’s brother, Michael Jackson, obviously knew life was short!
As for new albums today, Jay-Z’s “Hits Collection Volume 1,” Nicki Minaj’s “Pink Friday,” and Kanye West’s “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy,” are all in stores today!
Box Office Results
As for the box office this weekend, “Harry Potter: The Deathly Hallows” opened #1 with $125.1 million. “Megamind” came in 2nd with $16.2 million and Denzel Washington’s “Unstoppable” has the 3rd spot with $13.1 million.