Notorious B.I.G. used to smoke blunts and drink liquor with The Lox. They met when Mary J. Blige delivered the group's Styles P, Sheek Louch, and Jadakiss from the streets of Yonkers to Puff Daddy's Bad Boy headquarters, where they helped make hits like "It's All About the Benjamins." Later, they ... More >>
Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde is one of the greatest classic hip-hop albums of all time. Ever since that slab dropped in 1992 on Delicious Vinyl Records, it has resonated with fans across the globe. And hits like "Runnin'," "Ya Mama," and "Who Is the Nigga in Charge" are so massively influential on ... More >>
Jacob KatelCaribbean VendettaHundreds gathered in Jose Martí Park yesterday in Little Havana, tromped east on Calle Ocho into Brickell then paraded through downtown Miami in a protest march that heard just as many "Sak ap fets?" as "Que bola aseres?" alongside chants of "End The Fed," and "If yo ... More >>
Pets 4 Dawn via flickr Oh no she didn't! The second the N word left Dr. Laura Schlessinger's mouth on her nationally syndicated radio show last week she must have known she started another N word related crap storm. Dr. Laura doesn't have near the street cred a white person needs to get a ... More >>
What exactly was Charlie Murphy doing before he got famous for slapping the shit out of Rick James on Chappelle's Show? "Well, I was in movies. The last 20 years, I've been writing movies, being in movies. Between that and just hustling... I was a martial arts instructor for a couple years. I did ... More >>
Pam Grier, the star of Foxy Brown and Jackie Brown, has a new memoir out. Besides a guest stint on Miami Vice, she doesn't have much of a local connection, but in Foxy: My Life in Three Acts, she chronicles a previously unheard-of medical condition that we're guessing might alarm some local ladie ... More >>
via Luke RecordsWe don't advocate theft, but when our little buddy stole a II Live Crew tape from the Spec's by what's now Sunset Place sometime in the '90s it changed our life. Luke taught our eight year old self to cuss out politicians ("Fuck Martinez, Fuck Fuck Martinez"), and introduced us to ... More >>
Riptide offers to DJ Obama's inaugural ball.
Katt Williams packs big jokes in a teeny package.
John Witherspoon is beyond hilarious
Jacqueline Carini Oscar Corral has written reams on Fidel Castro, Miami’s exiles, and the many controversies that roil South Florida’s most powerful immigrant community. A handsome 32-year-old Miami Herald reporter who married eight years ago and bought a half million dollar home in posh ... More >>
Artie Lange is a ticking time bomb. Catch his act before he explodes
Overstuffed plot, empty action ruin Spidey's run
Real Men laugh at themselves
Harrison Ford runs smack into a Firewall, poor guy
Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?
Eddie Griffin shows the world how he manages to wring laughs from his DysFunKtional kin
Clubbed sees love and culture in 2003
A self-sabotaging office worker makes the transition from stage to screen
Actor-comic Eddie Izzard just wants to be loved
This hilarious tribute to seminal comedienne Jackie "Moms" Mabley leaves audiences wanting more
Spike Lee takes a fresh and gloriously unpolished look at black stand-up talent
George Clinton's latest state-of-the-funk message