Infographics on the distribution of wealth in America, highlighting both the inequality and the difference between our perception of inequality and the actual numbers. The reality is often not what we think it is.
GoPro Founder and CEO Nicholas Woodman is one of the youngest newcomers this year to the FORBES Billionaires list. From Montana’s Yellowstone Club, he catches up with Forbes to explain his company’s origins and how he managed to create one of America’s most-recognized consumer brands.SONG: “Pegasus” by Rameses B
Got $75 million handy? Thats what the King Of The South’s price tag is now, as his Atlantic Records contract ends. And he is now the number-one free agent in rap — and despite the steep price tag he’s putting out … some deep pockets are already lining up. Sources close to T.I. tell TMZ […]
That’s exciting, that’s really exciting that Tim, you know, wanted to come and get involved with SMS. Because now, he has ownership in the company. Equity ownership and he’s involved in it and it gives him the same incentive that I have with moving forward and being successful. We’re doing big things. We’ve got […]
Looks like Nasir done got into a lil misunderstanding with a father & son promoting team. A New Jersey father-and-son team of promoters held in Angola for 49 days after Nas failed to appear for a concert there last New Year’s Eve are suing the rapper for $10 million in Manhattan federal court. Nas […]
Young Money leader Lil Wayne is ready to start focusing on retirement and has even announced his final solo effort will be an upcoming Carter IV follow-up. Weezy F. Baby said dedicating more than 20 years in the rap game fueled his decision. “I know y’all want me around for a little bit, [but] Tha […]
Young Money rapper Drake is putting on for his city and even more so for himself with reports claiming he inked a major record deal for his October’s Very Own company. Rather than sign through Cash Money/Young Money, Drizzy’s indie label has joined forces with Warner Bros. Records.
Macy’s is taking it to the next level and is opening Finish Line stores inside of their department stores. Macy’s Inc. will open Finish Line-branded athletic footwear shops in more than 450 Macy’s department stores in the U.S. and online at macys.com. The deal is expected to result in additional sales to Finish Line of $250 […]
Damn how many list does Forbes magazine drop per year. Seems like every month a new list comes out with the same faces on top. Well this list places your boy Dr. Dre on the top. Followed by Diddy, Jay-Z, Kanye West and Lil Wayne. Damn who knew Wayne was pulling in that type of […]
Damn Dr. Dre!!!! $112 million and no album?!?! I guess the headphone game really pays well. Well enough to put him at the same table with Oprah Winfrey who brought in over $165 million!! Who said we in a recession?
Freeway said no one within the urban community would suggest a youngster to consider a job in law enforcement over more common employment. “The answers by Rozay to being a correctional officer in thisRolling Stone article were BS, this is scripted to make it look like he had some struggle. No one tells you to go be […]
You ever wonder how much these music cats make, or exactly where does the money come from outside of record sales and concerts? Well here ya go, a list of the top musicians in the world.
When was the last time you bought a cd? In fact when was the last time you bought a cd in a place other than Target, Best Buy or Walmart? Yeah it’s been a minute hasn’t it? Times are surly changing. Imagine this, some kids are running around that don’t know what an actual […]
Check this CNN video out on how the wealthy hides almost $21 trillion to keep from paying taxes. I guess more money more problems.
Straight cash homie!! This is my dream right here. Driving down to the Sallie Mae office and tossing a Nike box full of cash across the table. Then looking at the worker and saying “straight cash homie!!” Alex Kenjeev fulfilled the dream of every indebted student – with a grocery bag of cash. The Toronto-based […]
Forbes sure love their lists don’t they? Well this one names Jennifer Lopez as the most powerful celebrity in the world. She beat out Oprah Winfrey and Justin Bieber. We guess her comeback has come full circle thanks to American Idol. 2012 Rank Celebrity 2012 Earnings 2011 Rank 2011 Earnings 1 Jennifer Lopez $52 million […]
In this episode of American Greed… Case File: Pimp, Preacher, Profiteer Michael Lock The Profiteer As we brought you the series on Michael “Money Mike” Lock previously, it seems that now it is on a much broader scale at this point with CNBC’s American Greed television show, airing their version of the events that happened. […]