Tagged: Jermaine Dupri


Migos, Thugger and Quan’s “New Atlanta” Makes Old Atlanta Sound Even Older

Compared to the dizzying ad-libs and slack-jawed Auto-Tune of auteurs Migos, Young Thug and Rich Homie Quan on “New Atlanta,” Ludacris’ flow on the original “Welcome to Atlanta” lands even more dated, and almost dull. … read more »

POSTED May 30, 2014 1:29PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Daily Inspiration: Kris Kross

Sometime toward the tail end of my elementary school career my younger brother and I dressed up as Kris Kross for Halloween. We wore Southern Connecticut State baseball jerseys (and our jeans) backwards and had … read more »


Jermaine Dupri, Jagged Edge, Da Brat, Dondria, Fresco Kane and Bow Wow, “Celebration” MP3

Atlanta’s So So Def Recordings will celebrate its 20th anniversary on February 23rd with an all-star reunion concert, set to feature a re-grouped Kris Kross, at the city’s Fox Theatre, label-head Jermaine Dupri announced yesterday. … read more »

POSTED January 16, 2013 1:50PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Usher: High Note

Preview: This story will appear in FADER #80, on stands soon. Usher’s seventh LP, Looking 4 Myself, is out today on RCA. We’ll announce FADER #80′s covers next week. After more than a decade of … read more »

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Ladies: Befriend Jermaine Dupri Before You Go to Prison

On Halloween in 2007 at an Atlanta club, Da Brat attacked a waitress with a rum bottle and permanently scarred her face. In 2008, DeKalb County Superior Court Judge Gail Flake sentenced her to 3 … read more »

POSTED March 4, 2011 11:26AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

[Sponsored Content] Converse Band of Ballers

Converse brought together seven teams―made up of musicians the likes of Jermaine Dupri, Jim Jones, Black Lips and Of Montreal―competing in a round robin basketball tournament in a gym small enough to allow fans a … read more »

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Dondria, "You're the One" (JD's Jeep Mix)

Dondria’s “You’re the One” remix was meant for Jeeps, not SUVs. Taking Bootsy Collins’ “I’d Rather Be With You” funkstravaganza, Jermaine Dupri gave his protegé’s song new life. The thing is that it’s not just … read more »

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Dondria f. Johnta Austin and Diamond, "Shawty Wus Up" MP3

Dondria’s debut is a pretty strong climax in the ongoing saga of Jermaine Dupri’s Living The Life web series. Let’s face it, anyone with a flipcam or smartphone is likely to “vlog” or document their … read more »

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Band of Ballers Takes Over Atlanta

This past weekend we flew down to Atlanta to witness what was billed as a good-natured roundball tournament between friends and hip-hop rivals alike. Jim Jones was there representing Harlem, God Shammgod at his side. … read more »

POSTED May 4, 2010 3:05PM IN EVENTS SPECIALS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

The Pruned Leaves In Quincy Jones' "Secret Garden" Remake

R&B juggernauts, they have to collide sometime, and when they do, there is hell to pay—in panties! Yep, it comes with the territory when you’re Usher and Robin Thicke. Together though, the world is their … read more »

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