Master P talks about turning down a million dollars with Jimmy Iovine even though he only had $500 in his pocket, starting out on the road opening for Tupac, says he liked the NWA movie but didn’t feel they portrayed Eazy E accurately, and gives some spoilers about his upcoming biopic! He also states they are doing a nationwide casting for the role of Master P, and reveals that his son Romeo put up the $10 million to make the movie.
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Hip Hop Motivation interviews Damon Dash about his reviews of Straight Outta Compton and the possibility of him making a Reasonable Doubt movie with Jay Z and Biggs.
Today marks the 14th anniversary of Aaliyah‘s death and Janet Jackson decided to pen a special message for baby girl on this somber day. She handwrote it herself and dedicated specifically for Aaliyah, saying….
Gatorade partnered with NFL Films to bring the Sweat It To Get It initiative to college campuses. If you want a Gatorade you’re going to have to work for it — no exceptions.
London, 1997; the British music industry is on a winning streak. Britpop bands Blur, Oasis, The Verve rule the airwaves and Cool Britannia is in full swing. Twenty-seven-year-old A&R man Steven Stelfox is slashing and burning his way through the music business, a world where “no one knows anything” and where careers are made and broken by chance and the fickle tastes of the general public. Fuelled by greed, ambition and inhuman quantities of drugs, Stelfox lives the dream as he searches for his next hit record. But as the hits dry up and the industry begins to change, Stelfox takes the concept of “killer tunes” to a murderous new level in a desperate attempt to salvage his career.