The day that hip hop artist Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot, his longtime friend and business partner, Cowboy, was present. He spoke to Eric Holder, the man alleged to have murdered Nipsey, minutes before the altercation took place. He spoke to and held Nipsey as he laid in front of The Marathon Clothing store fighting for his life. Cowboy has been the subject of scrutiny on social media and circles of fans as they feel that he did not act accordingly on the situation. Many have even gone on to say that Cowboy was involved with setting Nipsy Hussle up.
As we approach the 2 month mark since the incident has happened, Cowboy has finally come forward to speak his piece. Courtesy of an exclusive interview with Digital Spotlight Magazine (via YouTube), Cowboy opens up about t what happened, his feelings about what people have been saying, what he thinks of Eric Holder, and more. Go ahead and #PRESSPLAY, be sure to comment and share this post.
With the fallout from the “Surviving R. Kelly” docu-series , many opinions and follow up interviews are beginning to surface. Sparkle, who recorded and released music with R.Kelly in the 1990’s and appeared in the docuseries, recently sat down with The Breakfast Club and did an interview. She speaks on things that did not make the final cut of “Surviving R. Kelly”. Sparkle is the aunt of the alleged 14 year old victim from the infamous sex tape that was the center of the R. Kelly trial. She shares her account what the family went through during that time and much more. #PRESSPLAY
Top tier rapper J. Cole has hit the world with another critically acclaimed album in his latest release, “KOD”. On the release, he addresses new age rappers with his bars on the album’s closing track, “1985 (Intro To The Fall Off)“. Some notable lines from that track are:
The internet took immediate response on whom he was speaking to. The most noted response came from 17 year old “Gucci Gang” rapper, Lil Pump.
In the aftermath of the track and the nerves that it struck, J. Cole and Lil Pump were able to come to terms with meeting and discussing their point of views during a live video interview between the two.
This is big for the culture and shows an example of how we move forward and bridge the gap. It take conversation and open dialogue to build up a nation!