On March 18 Queen Latifah was born…

On March 18, 1970 Queen Latifah was born. She is best known as a rapper, actress, comedienne, and television show hostess. She is often considered one of hip-hop’s female pioneers, paving the way for many other female hip-hop artists. She released her first album at the age of 19, titled “All Hair The Queen,”  which…

On March 16 Flavor Flav was born…

On March 16, 1959 rapper and reality star, Flavor Flav was born. He is best known as being a member of the hip-hop group Public Enemy, as well as starring in various reality shows on VH1. He often wears a trademark oversize clock around his neck, while yelling “Yeah boy!” and “Flavor Flav!” during performances.

On February 18 Dr. Dre was born…

On February 18, 1965 Dr. Dre was born. The American rapper and producer, hailing from Compton, California, has had a career spanning 30 years, working with rappers such as Snoop Dogg, Eminem, 50 Cent, and The Game. Aside from previously being the co-owner of Death Row Records, Dr. Dre was best known as being part…

On February 18 Dr. Dre was born…

On February 18, 1965 Dr. Dre was born. The American rapper and producer, hailing from Compton, California, has had a career spanning 30 years, working with rappers such as Snoop Dogg, Eminem, 50 Cent, and The Game. Aside from previously being the co-owner of Death Row Records, Dr. Dre was best known as being part…

On September 27 Lil Wanye was born ….

On September 27, 1982 Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. (Lil Wayne) was born.  Lil Wayne started his career by joining Cash Money Records and being part of the Southern hip-hop group Hot Boys. Lil Wayne’s most successful album to date has been 2008’s “The Carter,” which had sales of over 1 million records in the United…