Even though he’s got the new show “Love & hip-Hop” poppin, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jim Jones[/lastfm] isn’t immune from legal trouble! He’s free now though after being arrested in New York yesterday for driving with a suspended license. Cops stopped him because he was driving his Bentley in a bus lane. That’s when they discovered his license was suspended. But Jim is playing nice, he told the New York Daily News, “They showed me total respect. Every officer in there is a gentleman.”
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jay-Z[/lastfm] May Get Fined For Hanging With The Kentucky Wildcats
Well the NBA may not play nice with Jay-Z. He may be fined for his visit to the University of Kentucky Wildcats locker room after their win against the Tar Heels this past weekend. The Wildcats have several NBA draft prospects on the team and because Jay is part owner of the New Jersey Nets, it could be considered tampering. Click here to see the picture.
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm] Get’s MTV Sued
MTV is being sued and it’s all because of Nicki Minaj! A street musician named Mike Alaska, who plays the drums on buckets in the subways in NYC, claims that his reputation was damaged when MTV used footage of him in Nicki’s documentary, “Nicki Minaj: My Time Is Now.” He says it misrepresents his connection with other artists whose style conflicts with the one that he has developed.
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lil’ Wayne[/lastfm] Says The “Did It On ‘Em” Beat Was Originally His
Speaking of Nicki Minaj, her mentor, Lil’ Wayne stopped by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Angie Martinez[/lastfm]‘s show in new York and said some interesting thing’s like who will be the first to retire from Cash Money/Young Money. He also named his favorite albums right now and, no, they’re not [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm]‘s or [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Drake[/lastfm]‘s. And finally he talks about how he got jack-moved by Nicki for a beat he really liked. Click here to watch the entire interview!
On Your Tube
Speaking of watching, today Shaunie O’Neal will be on “The Talk,” Cheryl Burke will be on with “Gayle King,” Chris Rock on “Letterman,” [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Snoop Dogg [/lastfm] will be hanging out with George Lopez, Kourt and Kim Kardashian will make an appearance on “Leno,” and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Fantasia[/lastfm] will be gracing the “American Idol” stage today on your tube!
Well it seems like [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chris Brown[/lastfm]‘s out of control anger is helping him more than hurting him! He has the #1 selling album with “F.A.M.E.” which sold 270,000 copies last week. [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jennifer Hudson[/lastfm] is right behind him with “I Remember Me,” which sold 164,000 units. [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bobby V[/lastfm], will be at the Power 98 High School-Middle School Step Off this Saturday, sold 37,000 copies of his “Fly On The Wall,” checking in at #9. And [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lupe Fiasco[/lastfm]‘s “LASERS” rounds out the Top 10, with 30,000 units moved!
What Else Is Poppin’ On Power98fm.com?
Click here to check out my interview with Future Flavas, Snap Starz. Find out what they say about [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Soulja Boy[/lastfm] allegedly stealing their dance! And we’re getting you ready for the Step off, click here to check out pictures and videos from last year and buy tickets now for only $15!