Here’s the first official video from John Legend and The Roots’ collaborative album Wake Up! hitting store shelves on September 21st. The song also features Melanie Fiona and Common. The vid was shot in Brooklyn, NY aka The Brook!
Tip & Keri Hilson hit the stage last night on the Jimmy Kimmel show and performed “Got Your Back” off Tip’s upcoming King Uncaged album which was pushed back so Tip can focus on promoting his movie Takers.
Jim Jones drops a track showing his affinity for what Gretzky used play on (hint: Ice)…even switches up the flow for this one. Jones is getting ready to hit the streets with some music to gear up for the release of his next album CAPO; no release date yet.
King James get his ‘dapper’ on and graces the cover the September 2010 issue of GQ. In the addition to taking some pics for the mag, James spoke on his former team’s owner Dan Gilbert’s negative remarks about him and even the possibility of suiting up & returning to Cleveland.
LeBron On Cavs Owner Dan Gilbert:
“I don’t think he ever cared about LeBron. My mother always told me: ‘You will see the light of people when they hit adversity. You’ll get a good sense of their character.’ Me and my family have seen the character of that man.” He went on to say that Gilbert’s post-Decision screed “made me feel more comfortable that I made the right decision.”
LeBron on Playing For Cleveland Again:
If there was an opportunity for me to return,” he says, “and those fans welcome me back, that’d be a great story.”
LeBron on Charles Barkley Criticizing His Decision:
“Charles was probably trying to be funny. It wasn’t funny to me.”
According to Forbes; Jay-Z proved to be Hip Hop’s top earner and tops the Cash Kings list with grossing $63 million in the last 12 months. Coming in second was Diddy with $30 mil, Akon’s $21 Mil landed him at the no. 3 spot (signing Lady Gaga proved to be a GREAT move), the no. 4 spot goes to Lil’ Wayne who earned $20 Milli and rounding out the top 5 is Dr. Dre with $17 Mil.
Tip had surprise secret show in the Big Apple last night sponsored by AXE (8/16/10) and he brought some heavy hitters with him to deliver a impressive performance. Special guests included the Queen Mary J. Blige, Killa Cam & Vado, Maino, Keri Hilson, the newlywed Swizz Beatz and B.o.B.