The Inside Scoop on this week in Hip Hop.
Week of: 2/12-2/16
Written By: Natalie Hinds
Another week has gone by which means a refreshed edition of the Inside Scoop
on whats what in hip-hop. Lets jump right in
other words, gimmie my money fool!!!
Comedian / Actor / sultry R&B singer, Jamie Foxx is being
sued by a fashion stylist for allegedly failing to compensate for her
duties. According to a lawsuit, which was filed on Wednesday in a Los
Angeles Superior Court, Stacy Young is demanding back pay for her styling
services dating back to 2006. She claims she was hired to work with
Foxx for the BET Awards at a $2,850 rate per day as well as for press
related meetings for the film, Miami Vice; her expected
salary was $3,000 a day. Although the lawsuit does not state her exact
amount owed, young claims she incurred, thousands of dollars in
costs in connection with the services rendered, adding that she,
turned down other employment offers to work for Foxx.
hand on her
arm and an infuriated Foxy lashed out at the officer. he arresting officer had
to use a takedown maneuver to gain control of Foxy. She was placed
under arrest and is being held at the North Jail in Pompano Beach and her bond
is set at $1,500. Foxy, Foxy, Foxy, Im beginning to believe this woman
is schizophrenic. Her bi-polar self needs help and not just anger management!
diva news, the incredible Foxy Brown was arrested in Pembroke Pines
Beauty Supply Store last night after assaulting a store employee and
resisting arrest. Tisk, tisk, tisk
.According to officials, Foxy
was holding up the stores closing while using beauty products
in the restroom. When an employee asked her to leave, she refused and
hauled hair glue at the employee, spat on him and managed to strike
and hawk spit at the victim all while he dialed 911. She immediately
left the scene and proceeded to continue her shopping. The police officer
that responded to the 911 call found Brown and asked that she return
to the store as part of a criminal investigation, she refused. The officer
made another attempt by placing his
On a happier note, noted lyricist, Nas, has been signed to create
a signature footwear line for 310 Global Brands. The line, which will
be called, Disciple Footwear Collection, marks the artists
breakthrough into the fashion world. 310 will market and distribute the
collection in specialty shop in June of this year. Congratulations Nas!
Looking forward to the collection!
to market and whom
not to market. Case in point, Cassie versus Cherri Dennis,B.I.G compilation
album versus Cherri Dennis oh and we cant forget, Danity Kane versus Cherri
Dennis. Seems like Cherri looses every battle. Its okay girl, they say
prayer will set you free, so keep on praying girl!
Diddys Bad Boy record label has announced the upcoming release of
a Notorious B.I.G Greatest Hits album.
This 16-track compilation should be hitting the stores on March 6th! The
album will feature hit tracks such as, Juicy, One More
Chance, Big Poppa, Hypnotize and several
other Biggie Smalls classics, including two unreleased tracks. Its
time to celebrate the legacy of the Best that ever did it, said
Bad Boy EVP and GM, Harve Pierre. The release of this album will mark
the 10th Anniversary of his untimely death on March 9th, 1997. We miss
you B.I.G! Its funny how P. Diddy chooses whom
Until next week my humble readers, this is ya gurl Miss Hinds and Im
Happy DAY OFF, I mean PRESIDENTS DAY!