1. Rapper YG Talks Snoop Dogg Collaboration, Upcoming Movie & More

    January 27, 2012 11:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keenan " YG " Jackson had been hustling in the music industry for years, but it wasn't until signing with Island Def Jam (in 2009) that the course of his career changed. YG's single, " Toot It and Boot It ," catapulted ...

  2. 21 Under 21: New Boyz

    September 23, 2010 12:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 No. 18: New Boyz Birthday: Ben J: October 13, 1991 (age 18); Legacy: October 12, 1991 (age 18) Why They're Hot: The New Boyz broke onto the scene in early 2009 with their hit song "You're a Jerk," and helped front the "Jerki ...

  3. 50 Cent Shows Off Acting Chops in 'Twelve,' 'Gun' Movies

    August 03, 2010 8:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 After releasing his "Before I Self-Destruct" album and going on a massive world tour, 50 Cent traded his mic for a script for the new movie "Twelve," due in theaters this Friday (Aug. 6). The Joel Schumacher-directed drama, in wh ...

  4. Ghetto Gothic

    June 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although many know Melvin Van Peebles as an author/filmmaker/playwright and father of actor/director Mario Van Peebles, few may know that the elder Van Peebles is also a credible musical artist. Although many know Melvin Van Peebles as an author/fil ...