Steve Jobs Take Notice
Getting noticed in many industries can be a tough gig. Sometimes, it takes a daring move to get noticed, and even then it could go either way. You could get noticed, or in this case, stabbed by some crazy on the NYC subway. Continue reading
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Jay Z & Warren Buffett
Jay-Z is making a pivotal move and appearing alongside philanthropist Warren Buffet on the cover of Forbes magazine.
The two business men are featured as part of the “Forbes 400” issue, listing the 400 richest people in America. Continue reading
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Erin Barra & J.J. Brown live 9/17/2010 @ Union Square, NYC
Erin Barra’s sound draws from a diverse range of musical influences that creates a distinctive mix of Pop, Rock and Soul with splashes of Reggae. Heavy on the lyrical content she infuses both substance and consciousness into her songwriting with penetrating skill and a unique instrumental perspective. Continue reading
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Tagged 5G Productions, Alicia Keys, Bob Marley, Erin Barra, Hall & Oates, J.J. Brown, jill scott, Michael Jackson, never yet contested, Roberta Flack, SOB's, Solomon's Porch, Stevie Wonder, The Bitter End, The Boetry Poetry Club, The Cutting Room
The 2010 MTV Video Music Awards will feature yet another epic battle: Lady Gaga leading the nominations, with 13, followed close behind by Eminem, who has eight nods. And on September 12 at at 9 p.m ET, the pop diva and the Detroit MC will go head to head for the coveted Video of the Year Moonman.
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Tagged 30 Seconds to Mars, b.o.b., Beyonce, Broken Bells, drake, eminem, Florence and the Machine, Jason Derulo, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, katy perry, Ke$ha, lady gaga, MTV Video Music Awards, Nicky Minaj, Taylor Swift, Usher
Clash of the Titans
Detroit hasn’t screamed this loud at a baseball park since Kirk Gibson was hitting home runs in the 1984 World Series. Hip-hop history was made as Jay-Z and Eminem co-headlined the Motor City’s Comerica Park (home of the D-Town Tigers for the past decade) on Thursday night (September 2), the first of two shows on consecutive nights. Continue reading
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Tagged 50 Cent, Comerica Park, D-12, Detroit Tigers, Dr. Dre, drake, eminem, Forbes, G-Unit, jay-z, Kirk Gibson, yankee stadium
Axl Rose, it seems, needs a little more patience – and a much louder alarm clock.
The 48-year-old singer of U.S. hard-rock band Guns N’ Roses irritated thousands of his Dublin fans at the 02 Arena on Wednesday night by showing up nearly an hour late – a recurring problem on his band’s European tour – and then walking off after an unruly minority in the crowd hurled water bottles on the stage. Continue reading
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