Thursday, June 26, 2008

Jay-Z Eyes NY Yankees, Looks To Invest In Baseball Franchis

Jay-Z may be expanding his already vast investment portfolio with a stake in baseball. The mogul is looking into buying shares into the New York Yankees.

The former Def Jam president has already made sports his business as a shareholder in the New Jersey Nets basketball team as well as his 40/40 sports club franchise - with locations in Manhattan, Atlantic City, Vegas, Tokyo and Macau. His other assets include his recent $150 million deal with Live Nation and his new advertising company with Steve Stoute , among other business ventures.

Jay had previously been in talks to invest in the London-based soccer team Arsenal Football Club but that fell through in '05.

"I had invested in the Nets, and they (Arsenal bosses) asked me if I was interested in investing. But I get that from time to time," Jay told London's Time Out magazine. "Someone told me yesterday that someone else had a piece of the New York Yankees, 'We wanna talk to you, yadda yadda yadda.' I mean, I love the Yankees so I'm in the middle of following that through, but sometimes it comes to be nothing. That (Arsenal) was one of the times it came to nothing."


Wale - The Artistic Integrity

DC's own Wale has a new video check it out.


Jowell y Randy ft. Zion - Fuera del Planeta

this video is vishhh...cuz Zion is on it lol. i havent been listening to reggaeton since 11th grade im back on it. :D

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New Singles

Jim Jones & Byrdgang - M.O.B. 2 The Album

01. Jim Jones - Im The Man (feat. NOE & Mel Matrix) 03:46
02. Noe - Mobbin (feat. Mel Matrix, Juelz Santana & Sandman) 04:02
03. Jim Jones - Only 17 (feat. Stack Bundles & Mel Matrix) 04:26
04. Mel Matrix - Blasphemy 04:54
(feat. Stack Bundles, Jim Jones & Sen)
05. Jim Jones - Money Right (feat. NOE & Sen) 04:51
06. Noe - Throwin Bg's (feat. Sandman & Chink Santana) 04:19
07. Chink Santana - She So Gangsta (feat. Jim Jones, NOE & Oshy) 10:58
08. Jim Jones - Splash 04:23
(feat. Juelz Santana, NOE & Chink Santana)
09. NOE - Hustle (feat. Jim Jones) 03:40
10. Jim Jones - Oopsy Daisy (feat. NOE & Mel Matrix) 05:41
11. Jim Jones - Heartbeat (feat. NOE & Hell Rell) 03:56
12. Jim Jones - Byrdgang Money (feat. NOE & Mel Matrix) 04:32
13. Jim Jones - Gizzang (feat. Chink Santana) 06:28
14. Jim Jones - We Flying (feat. NOE & Mel Matrix) 05:06
15. Chink Santana - So Cold (feat. Jim Jones & Sandman) 04:25


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G-Unit - Terminate On Site

01 Straight Outta Southside 02:36
02 Piano Man (feat. Young Buck) 03:21
03 Close To Me 04:18
04 Rider Pt. 2 (feat. Young Buck) 02:49
05 Casualties Of War 03:20
06 You So Tough 03:47
07 No Days Off (feat. Young Buck) 03:54
08 T.O.S. 04:11
09 I Like The Way She Do It (feat. Young Buck) 03:53
10 Kitty Kat 03:49
11 Party Ain't Over 03:30
12 Let It Go (feat. Mavado) 03:06
13 Get Down 03:48
14 I Don't Wanna Talk About It 04:35
15 Ready Or Not 03:39
16 Money Make The World Go Round 04:14



DJ Khaled Prepares New Album

DJ Khaled has put together some pretty big collaborations in the past to go along with his albums laced with some of the finest Hip Hop has to offer. The trend is set to continue as DJ Khaled prepares his latest dish titled We Global on Koch/We The Best Music Group .
We Global will be Khaled ’s third album and will be jump started by the lead single “Out Here Grindin” which will feature Akon , Lil Boosie , Rick Ross , Plies , Young Jeezy , Trick Daddy and Ace Hood with production by The Runners .
“’Out Here Grindin’" is the biggest record in the streets!! This will be the anthem for ‘08!” says Khaled via statement. “I do this for the streets!!! WE GLOBAL!!!! This record is for the people!!!”
A video for the single is currently in the works.
We Global will feature Kanye West , Fabolous , Fat Joe , Nas , Sean Paul , Busta Rhymes , Flo-Rida , Akon , Rick Ross , Young Jeezy , Trick Daddy and many more to be announced. Production will be handled by the likes of The Runners , Danja , Nasty , The Incredibles , Cool and Dre and Beat Novacaine .
Look for We Global to be released on September 16th.   


Kanye West Reportedly Owes $600K For Mother's Condo

It's a tough week financially for Hip Hop as Russell Simmons , DMX and Suge Knight all went through monetary woes in one way or another. Next on the growing list? Kanye West.
According to TMZ, Kanye's late mother, Donda West, owed more than $600,000 plus interest at her time of death for the mortgage on her condo.
The creditor's claim has targeted the estate of Donda West, whose co-executor is Kanye. At her time of death, West's estate was worth less than $250,000, and she did not have a will.


Russell Simmons Ordered To Pay Child Support

According to court documents filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, Hip Hop mogul Russell Simmons will have to dish out $480,000 in child support each year for his two daughters with ex-wife and CEO of Baby Phat Kimora Lee .
After nine years of marriage Simmons and Lee divorced earlier this year amidst a flurry of media coverage.
Court documents also show that not only is Lee seeking child support, but she also wants custody of their children, Ming Lee and Aoki stating, "reasonable child visitation ... accompanied at all times by the children's nanny and security personnel."
Simmons will continue to pay child support until his youngest daughter, Aoki , turns 18-years-old in 2022

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