Tag: LUDACRIS

Conway The Machine, JID, And Ludacris Spit Athletic Verses On ‘Scatter Brain’

It’s been about four months since Conway The Machine released a new project (the deluxe version of From King To A God), so it’s just about exactly the right time for him to drop a new one, semi-unannounced. It’s called La Maquina, it’s packed with production from some of hip-hop’s heaviest hitters (Bangladesh, Cardiak, Don […]

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Verzuz, ‘You Are Love’ for Your Upcoming Lineup and the ‘Reasons’ Include The Isley Brothers and Earth, Wind & Fire

Ron, Rudolf and Ernie Isley of The Isley Brothers perform on stage at the 2004 Black Entertainment Awards on June 29, 2004; Earth, Wind & Fire perform at The Beacon Theatre on July 09, 2019.Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images (Getty Images), Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images (Getty Images) If this past weekend’s Raekwon Verzuz Ghostface Killah battle didn’t […]

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Triller Network Acquires Verzuz, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland to Join Management Team

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland discussing a Verzuz event.Screenshot: Verzuz/YouTube It looks like it’s a case of owner money Verzuz executive money because creators Swizz Beatz and Timbaland have some huge news! According to Billboard, the streaming platform and global pandemic lockdown-era phenomenon has been acquired by Triller Network, which is the parent company of the […]

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Cancel Culture Doesn’t Exist, But Even If It Did…Maaaaaan, I Know Conservatives Ain’t Talkin’

Photo: iQoncept (Shutterstock) First of all… In 2002, Rush Limbaugh’s puss-bucket, Bill O’Reilly, successfully used his platform on Fox News to pressure Pepsi to cancel their business relationship with legendary Atlanta rapper Ludacris and pull every single one of its ads that featured him from the airwaves. It took one day. “I’m calling for all […]

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Hollywood Keeps Taking Us on The Ride Toward White Supremacist Endearment and I Want Off

The Ride (2020)Screenshot: RoadsideFlix/YouTube The phrase “I want off this ride” has never been so perfect for what I’m about to discuss. Advertisement The first trailer for The Ride (which was apparently made in 2018) starring Chris “Ludacris” Bridges and Shane Graham recently dropped this month as it’s scheduled to be released on Prime Video […]

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Ludacris Joins Forces With Netflix For Animated Series Focused On Youth Empowerment

Representation is everything and rapper and actor Ludacris—whose real name is Christopher Bridges—is on a mission to bring diverse characters to children’s programming. According to Deadline, Bridges is teaming up with Netflix for the creation of a new animated show inspired by his daughter Karma. The series, titled Karma’s World, follows the journey of a […]

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New Biden Campaign ‘Get Out The Vote’ Ads Tap Atlanta’s Biggest Stars

With less than 30 days until Election Day Joe Biden‘s campaign is ramping up efforts to reach Black voters with a series of ad’s enlisting Atlanta’s musical heavyweights. Enter music mogul-producer Jermaine Dupri, singer Monica and rappers Jeezy and Ludacris who will appear in a series of “Get Out The Vote” ads targeting Black voters […]

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Michelle Rodriguez Has Addressed Whether ‘Fast & Furious 9’ Will Go To The Cosmos

Fast & Furious 9 may or may not head into space. According to Ludacris a few months ago, it sure sounded like it was happening, as he told SiriusXM’s Jess Cagle and Julia Cunningham when asked: “I will say that you are very intuitive, because you said something right, but I’m not going to give […]

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