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Russell Simmons Offers Brandon Marshall an Endorsement Deal

NFL linebacker Brandon Marshall has found a supporter who can offer him more than his sympathies, following reports that a second Marshall sponsor has pulled its endorsement in response to his recent protest of the National Anthem. Music mogul Russell Simmons took to Instagram upon learning the news on Tuesday [September 13], and extended Marshall an opportunity to recoup some …

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Lil Wayne Says He Will Never Work w/ Birdman Even After $51M Check is Cut

Lil Wayne recently sent out some tweets that suggested he was retiring. Many people were wondering what happened and if he was seriously leaving the rap game. Wayne appeared on “Undisputed” on FS1 with Skip Bayless and explained what’s going on. According to Lil Wayne, he wrote the tweets after an argument over business issues with Cash Money Records, and …

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The Gospel of Slim Jesus: Drill Music, Appropriation, and Authenticity

Written By: Kev Morris Let me start off by saying this, Slim Jesus this isn’t your fault. You aren’t to blame for the mass appropriation of a genre of music that has penetrated middle America. I’m not quite sure of your background, you may have grown up in some unfavorable circumstances seeing how you are from Ohio and there are …