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.
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 […]
In a world where believing in something is one of the hardest things to do, I think we can all agree that anyone who believes in anything enough that he/she would give his/her life for that cause, is a person worthy of respect and honor. I mean, ask yourself, where in your life have you […]
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. […]
The Godfather of Soul (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006)
Korey Bowie continues to destroy the genre boxes that he is constantly being placed in. A worship leader, songwriter and producer for artists ranging from CeCe Winans to Angie Stone, he refuses to be bound by a culture influenced by religious and secular tradition. Korey’s sophomore album, Life & Love, Vol. 2: Love Making Music, […]
I would call the death of a 17 year old boy tragic under just about any circumstances I can think of. My choice of words would not be effected by the race, creed, or culture of the victim. Since the incident occurred, I’ve heard countless reports, re-tellings, statements of rage, and excuses as to […]
Rapper/actor Clifford Harris a.k.a. T.I. has signed up to star alongside Kelsey Grammer who plays a ruthless Chicago mayor in the drama series “Boss”. The second season has just begun production. In his season-long arc character, T.I. will play Trey, ex gangbanger who aspires for a career in politics in Chicago’s City Hall. Deadline.com […]
UML has always been focused on bringing you the best that the Mogul spirit has to offer. And what screams Urban Mogul louder than someone who hustles to turn their dreams and ideas into realities? Independent movies and short films were on our radar from the very beginning, but just never seemed to make […]
Norfolk State University is in the Round of 32 in the 2012 NCAA Tournament!!! The Spartans look to advance to the field of 16 today at 6:10 PM. Click the image for more…UML tips its Kangol to you!!
DMX is definitely back these days, making his rounds. His latest interview comes from an appearance on New York morning radio show The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1 — where he speaks on a variety topics such as his disliking of other artists, who he does like and rumors the public has been hearing […]
Well, another Valentine’s Day is upon us. Ever since I stopped passing out little envelopes and suckers to the whole class in elementary school, the meaning of Valentine’s Day has taken on a number of different meanings. In my teen years it was an opportunity to lure Young Cuties into “the Web”; as a young […]
“I think, just that level of luxury is just inspiration for people who started, like myself, who just looked and fantasized,” Ross told MTV News correspondent Sway Calloway while on a Miami video set this past weekend. “I look at it as it makes the brand even more exclusive now. I think the cars are […]
The visionary behind the Soul Train Franchise was found dead this morning at his home in California from what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Don Cornelius changed the face of television and the industry of music by creating a TV show specifically for the black audience. Prior to Soul Train, there was no […]
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UbnJXWs2A5g] Shouts out to my Nigga Ricky Phontaine, feeling this joint.
Ya boy Hov feel like a new man nowadays. And he should! With the birth of young “Blue Ivy Carter”, Jay’s inspiration has been on 100 every since. Check out this heartfelt ode to his newborn. (you can hear the youngin crying at the end of the track)
segment 2 of 3 “ALL I DO IS WIN, WIN, WIN, NO MATTER WHAT!!” Good vs Evil….Broncos vs Patriots!!! Tebow vs Brady!! The Peep G.A.M.E. Crew predicts NFL playoff pics for next week’s games. [audio:http://urbanmogullife.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Grown-Man-SHow-01-08-12-seg-2.mp3|titles=the GrownAssManExperience]
Yeah I told you we were going to try a few new things this year, and another shot we have for you is The Smokers Room. The Smokers Room is a spot were players meet to discuss the daily happenings. It could be hip hop, politics, women, relationships, whathaveyou. If the spirit moves us, we […]
segment 1 of 3 Tommy Stylz, El Ak Bahr Supreme, & the B.H.I.C. Joe Clark talk sports, entertainment, sports, hiphop, & some more sports. Peep the most recent episode of their brand new season of The GrownAssManExpereince for 2012!! [audio:http://urbanmogullife.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Grown-Man-Show-01-08-12-seg-1.mp3|titles=Grown Man Show 01-08-12-seg #1]http://soundcloud.com/cannedbeatz/sets
So the talk in the hip hop beef world is centered around this Common and Drake spat. No one for sure knows why Common has problems with the Canada Dry rapper, but whatever it may be, it has left Common with a bad taste in his mouth. About a month or so ago a track […]
Vital Films linked up with Talib Kweli and Mos Def at Belly Up Aspen on 12-26-2011 for the Black Start Extravaganza! Check out this B.T.S video with Talib talking about the show and what to expect for the new year.