Missy Elliot Honored in her hometown Portsmouth VA, Keys to the City & Street Renaming ‘Missy Elliot Blvd.’

Portsmouth Virginia has renamed McLean Street to ‘Missy Elliott Boulevard”. Monday, 10/17/22, there was a pep rally, open to the public, at Manor High School where Missy Elliott graduated. After the pep rally there was a VIP reception at the Renaissance Hotel located in downtown Portsmouth. “We’re beyond proud of Missy’s accomplishments and so thrilled to have the opportunity to celebrate her,” said City Manager … Continue reading Missy Elliot Honored in her hometown Portsmouth VA, Keys to the City & Street Renaming ‘Missy Elliot Blvd.’

T.I. and Tiny deny sexual assault allegations as attorney seeks investigation of them

CNN.com (CNN)An attorney is asking two states to investigate rapper Clifford “T.I.” Harris and his wife, singer Tameka “Tiny” Harris, in the wake of sexual assault and abuse and other allegations the couple have denied. Attorney Tyrone A. Blackburn says he has been contacted by more than 30 “women, survivors, and witnesses” regarding claims against the couple. At a press conference Monday, Blackburn reiterated his … Continue reading T.I. and Tiny deny sexual assault allegations as attorney seeks investigation of them

Lil Nas X Teases Fiery New Song ‘Call Me By Your Name’ and It Seemingly Already Has Rihanna’s Approval

Lil Nas X has a new song up his fringed suede sleeve. The crooner took to social media on Friday (July 10) to lead his fans into the weekend with a new song tease. The tune, “Call Me By Your Name,” has a seductively melodic beat, “Call me what you want / Call me what you need / Call me out by your name / I’ll … Continue reading Lil Nas X Teases Fiery New Song ‘Call Me By Your Name’ and It Seemingly Already Has Rihanna’s Approval

Man Behind the Music

TheLosAngelesTribune.com Sir Cappriccieo Montrell Scates United Nations Ambassador, Knight, Father, Grandfather, Music Business Executive, Ph.D., retired Army Veteran, and Professor.  These are all hats that Sir Cappriccieo Montrell Scates wears proudly.  Like his name, Cappriccieo (affectionately called “Capp” by many) is a unique and multi-dimensional man. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, our meeting took place virtually.  Sir Scates and his adorable dog, “Cop Car” gleamed … Continue reading Man Behind the Music

Mariah Carey ‘Overwhelmed’ by Resurgence of Love For ‘EMC2’: ‘What Is Going On?????’

#JusticeForEMC2. Mariah Carey took to social media on Monday morning (April 27) to express her excitement and disbelief at her 2008 album E=MC2 unexpectedly topping the iTunes albums chart 12 years after its release. “What is going on?????” the icon tweeted, sharing the surprise news with a series of mind-blown, lamb and sparkling heart emojis. Collecting herself, Carey went on to fully embrace the moment, writing, “How should … Continue reading Mariah Carey ‘Overwhelmed’ by Resurgence of Love For ‘EMC2’: ‘What Is Going On?????’