The iPad From Apple: Are You Getting One? The iPad From Apple: Are You Getting One?
April 2, 2010 – 5:31 pm | 39 Comments

It’s hard to ignore tomorrow’s launch of the Apple iPad, with even the least techie among us waiting in line for one of the biggest electronic debuts of the year.
There’s no doubt about it—the iPad’s …

And The Antik Denim Friday Freebie Winner Is… And The Antik Denim Friday Freebie Winner Is…
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April 2, 2010 – 3:12 pm | 24 Comments

UPDATE: The Antik Denim Friday Freebie winner is IzHeSerious.
Congratulations!
Thank you to all who entered, and please stay tuned for more great freebies!
This week’s Friday Freebie comes courtesy of Antik Denim, one of DJPremium.com‘s top brands.
Men, …

Jeezy Speaks On Biggie, Tupac & More Jeezy Speaks On Biggie, Tupac & More
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April 2, 2010 – 2:10 pm | 2 Comments

You can expect Young Jeezy to grace the cover of VIBE magazine’s May 2010 issue.
The Atlanta-based rapper dished on everything from his upcoming album, Thug Motivation 103, to the passing of Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac.
When …

How To Make It In America: Insiders Weigh In! How To Make It In America: Insiders Weigh In!
April 2, 2010 – 12:03 pm | 3 Comments

HBO’s How To Make It In America has spurred debate since its debut episode and as the show’s first season finale draws near, talk within street fashion’s real inner circle has hit fever pitch.
The show …

EXCLUSIVE: DrJays.com x LRG “We Are The Champions” EXCLUSIVE: DrJays.com x LRG “We Are The Champions”
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April 2, 2010 – 8:11 am | 2 Comments

DrJays.com has teamed up with LRG to present “We Are The Champions”—a special set including two tees, a cinch backpack and mini basketball.
We’re representing the four teams with the most championships in the NBA: Boston …

Lil Wayne Writes A Letter To His Fans: “Gone Til’ November” Lil Wayne Writes A Letter To His Fans: “Gone Til’ November”
April 2, 2010 – 8:08 am | 7 Comments

Almost a month ago, one of hip hop’s leading lyricists, Lil Wayne, was sentenced to eight months in prison at New York’s infamous Rikers Island for weapons possession charges. While serving his time, he’s devised …

Are Nicki Minaj & Drake The New King & Queen? Are Nicki Minaj & Drake The New King & Queen?
April 1, 2010 – 10:53 pm | 13 Comments

Lil Wayne‘s protégés, Nicki Minaj and Drake, are covering the May 2010 issue of XXL and are being dubbed “the new King & Queen of Hip-Hop”. Are these titles fitting for the two heavily buzzed …

Highs & Lows: The “Preliminary Round” Highs & Lows: The “Preliminary Round”
April 1, 2010 – 9:03 pm | 6 Comments

In this relationship column I’m tackling the question – does the “First Date” even exist anymore?

Jennifer Hudson Is The New Face Of Weight Watchers Jennifer Hudson Is The New Face Of Weight Watchers
April 1, 2010 – 2:19 pm | 23 Comments

Jennifer Hudson has gone from singer to actress to spokesperson for weight loss empire Weight Watchers. According to People.com, Jennifer met with success after using the program to drop some pounds after the birth of …

T.I. Starts Promoting AKOO’s New Collection T.I. Starts Promoting AKOO’s New Collection
April 1, 2010 – 2:02 pm | One Comment

Plotting his moves carefully since his recent release from prison (he served a year and a day for federal weapons charges), T.I. has now started speaking about his clothing brand AKOO.
“I’m really proud of the …

Live From The Stage: XXL’s Freshmen ’10 Concert Live From The Stage: XXL’s Freshmen ’10 Concert
April 1, 2010 – 1:24 pm | No Comment

Six members of this year’s XXL magazine “Freshmen Class”—Nipsey Hussle, Pill, Jay Rock, Donnis, Big Sean and Freddie Gibbs—gave a spirited performance at the Highline Ballroom last night.
While there were no locals on the bill …

Verse Of The Week: Kanye West Verse Of The Week: Kanye West
April 1, 2010 – 12:41 pm | One Comment

Another Verse Of The Week is long overdue has arrived. This time, we’re headed back to Chi-Town for one of hip hop’s most flamboyant, confident, and controversial. Check the rhyme after the jump.

Cop Or Drop? BAPE x AMBUSH “CREEP STA” Cop Or Drop? BAPE x AMBUSH “CREEP STA”
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April 1, 2010 – 11:16 am | 9 Comments

In yet another collaboration with AMBUSH, A Bathing Ape has just launched these “CREEP STA” kicks—definitely not for the faint of heart.
A cross between the classic “Creeper” shoe and BAPE’s “BAPE STA,” you have your …

Has Nicki Minaj Gone Too Far Biting Lil Kim’s Style? Has Nicki Minaj Gone Too Far Biting Lil Kim’s Style?
April 1, 2010 – 9:57 am | 7 Comments

The past tense of “I had bitches rockin’ the red, yellow and green wigs”—a Lil Kim lyric from “White Diamonds” back in 2000—may need to be updated.
Ten years since Kim spoke on her hip-hop trendsetting, …

Teairra Mari Hits Harlem To Find “Sponsors” Teairra Mari Hits Harlem To Find “Sponsors”
April 1, 2010 – 9:07 am | No Comment

Teairra’s currently in New York promoting “Sponsor” and her upcoming album, At That Point (due for release in May via Asylum/Warner Music). Putting a fun spin on things, yesterday the DrJays.com Live team took Teairra uptown to Harlem’s 125th Street to ask locals their thoughts on whether or not a man should be a woman’s “sponsor.” Needless to say, hilarity ensued!

Hate It Or Love It: Pharrell’s London Style Hate It Or Love It: Pharrell’s London Style
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April 1, 2010 – 9:03 am | 7 Comments

Pharrell Williams attended the launch of N.E.R.D.’s new collaboration with Levi’s yesterday, in London, England.

He rocked double denim—a biker-style dark denim jacket with jeans in a lighter wash—along with bright red sneakers and BBC beanie to match.

Levi’s Sues Evisu Over Tribute Jean Levi’s Sues Evisu Over Tribute Jean
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April 1, 2010 – 8:40 am | 6 Comments

Levi’s is very protective over their throne in the denim industry. WWD.com reported today that the company is suing Japanese brand Evisu, over a collection of jeans they designed in tribute to Levi’s:
The San Francisco-based …

Has Usher Lost His Mind? Has Usher Lost His Mind?
April 1, 2010 – 8:38 am | 2 Comments

The recently divorced Mr. Raymond (whose first name is pronounced UR-sher in the South) just dropped a new video for his next single, “OMG,” featuring will.i.am. Let’s just say it’s not what you might expect. …

Nas, Damian Marley & Oliver Stone Talk “Distant Relatives” Nas, Damian Marley & Oliver Stone Talk “Distant Relatives”
April 1, 2010 – 8:37 am | No Comment

Go in the studio with two musical legends—Nas and Damian “Jr Gong” Marley—as they explore their common African ancestry through music.
In the new trailer for their upcoming joint album, Distant Relatives, the artists talk about their …

Sneak Peek: MO7 Goes Militant For Fall 2010 Sneak Peek: MO7 Goes Militant For Fall 2010
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March 31, 2010 – 10:16 am | 2 Comments

You may have caught the brand M07 in our “Buyer’s Picks,” with their subtly embellished woven shirts, track jackets and denim.
I got a chance to check out their fall 2010 goods yesterday with my homie …

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