By Hana Glinski
Ma Barker is poised to release forthcoming album “Mark of The Bark” September, 2012 on her label imprint Gwop Girls Entertainment, iTunes global and all reputable web portals.
Barker, formerly “Shaqueen” and widely remembered as the former wife to God Father of hip-hop, Kool G. Rap, kicked off her career as an emcee 15 years ago battling and defeating artists, which led to recording entirely self-written songs in the late ‘90s. This caught the ear of Cold Chillin’ record label president Fly Ty, and Mighty of Mighty Entertainment. Her solo career took off after featuring on Levert’s platinum record “Breaking My Heart” off his Love and Consequences album, after which her record “Just Because” hit Billboard charts, where it remained for 20 weeks at number 15. Read more…
|1. What can people look forward to when they see the name International 5 and if you could describe your sound, what would it be?|
People can look for great music, A super talented musician that express music from the soul. Kool G Rap, Big Daddy Kane, Rakim, Scarface, all in one. I believe that if given the chance I will be a key player in the game
2. Hailing from Brooklyn, NY, do you feel any pressure that comes with knowing that some of the best lyricists in Hip-Hop have come from Brooklyn?
JAMLA RECORDS FIRST LADY RAPSODY PREPS DEBUT LP ‘THE IDEA OF BEAUTIFUL’
LP Includes Guest Appearances From Phonte, Mac Miller, Raekwon, Ab-Soul, Raheem Devaughn And Production From 9th Wonder & Khrysis
Rapsody’s ‘The Idea Of Beautiful’ Will Be Released On 8-28-2012 Via Jamla Records
What’s your Idea Of Beautiful and how does a female make a name for herself in what remains a male dominated industry? By blazing a trail for a new generation of emcees and celebrating the culture of a Hip-Hop renaissance.
I got a chance to look at some cool stuff Samsung has out right now that is pretty lust-worthy. The Galaxy S3 is sort of a beast, the note is pretty much a tablet if you ask me, and you’ll be hard pressed to find a sexier TV. Below are my impressions of those devices.
Samsung S3 and Note
These two devices are pretty similar in that they both make and receive phone calls. Other than that, they have pretty stark differences. The Galaxy S3 is quicker, with a faster CPU speed, more up to date OS (Ice Cream Sandwich), and to me, just plain sexier. However, the Note is no slouch with it’s stylus and huge display at 5.3 inches. Depending on your aesthetic tastes, I’d say either is a pretty good bargain if you don’t mind Samsung’s Touchflo skin on top of stock Android. Read more…
Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, award winning singer, actor and philanthropist, re-launches his interactive children’s website, Karmasworld.com, with new songs and artwork.
Designed to make learning fun, the site features clever educational pop songs for kids performed by Ludacris’s 10 year old daughter, Karma Bridges, the co-creator of the site.