HipHopDX – This week in Hip Hop, Diddy suffered a devastating loss when Kim Porter — the mom of three of his youngsters – handed away at age 47. Also, Jill Scott made headlines for simulating oral intercourse on a mic throughout one in all her exhibits and Tekashi 6ix9ine mainly fired his total group.
Kim Porter, Model & Mother of Diddy’s Children, Dead At 47
On Thursday (November 15), Sean “Diddy” Combs’ ex-girlfriend Kim Porter, 47, was discovered lifeless in her Toluca Lake, California dwelling.
Porter, a mannequin and actress, was the mom to 3 of Diddy’s youngsters in addition to Quincy Brown from her earlier relationship with Al B. Sure. Just a few days after her loss of life, Diddy reacted by posting a tribute video on Instagram.
“For the final three days I’ve been making an attempt to get up out of this nightmare,” he wrote within the caption. “But I haven’t. I don’t know what I’m going to do with out you child. I miss you a lot.
Read extra about Kim Porter right here.
Jill Scott Shocks The Internet With Air Fellatio Microphone Act
Jill Scott had the web appearing out this week. A video of the singer pantomiming giving head to a person with a microphone sparked sturdy reactions throughout the net.
It was so charming, Scott says her DMs have been flooded with “hey large head” messages. She’s not impressed to say the least and insists on being known as “Ms. Monsta Mind” or “Ms Brilliant Brain Jane.”
“I ain’t mad in any respect,” Jilly from Philly wrote on Twitter. “I’m glowing to work. Have a improbable day and get chu some Jill Scott. Makes the day go down a lil simpler.”
Read extra about Jill Scott stroking the mic right here.
Tekashi 6ix9ine Drops His Entire Team
Tekashi 6ix9ine stated he removed his total group and canceled his tour. He made the announcement on his Instagram earlier than making an look on The Breakfast Club to additional elaborate. He known as out MTA Booking for allegedly stealing cash from him as the explanation why.
“I’m the most well liked artist in America,” he says. “My fee proper now for exhibits is $100,000. Nothing below $100,000. So they’re like we bought these 15 days for you. These soiled ass reserving brokers are like, ‘Yo, now we have $60,000 for this that and the third, proper? I’m like, ‘Yo, why so low?’ ‘Listen Tekashi, we’re cleansing up your title proper now. These venues are petrified of you.’”
Watch the complete Tekashi 6ix9ine Breakfast Club interview right here.
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#DXClusives: J.I.D, Chuck D & Xzibit
The Story How Leonardo DiCaprio Invited Dreamville’s J.I.D To His Birthday Party After Hearing About “DiCaprio 2”
Dreamville’s J.I.D’s DiCaprio 2, named after Academy Award-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio, drops on November 26. Ahead of its launch, HipHopDX’s Cherise Johnson caught up with the effervescent Atlanta artist to speak about it. When requested if Leo has heard the mission, J.I.D stated no however revealed he bought invited to the star’s birthday soirée.
“I used to be at Q-Tip’s home and I linked with him as a result of we sampled him on the primary mission,” he recalled. “He fucks with my music and says now we have the identical vocal inflections and all that shit. We get alongside and shit.
“Q-Tip and Leo are like greatest associates and we was simply sitting there [at his house] listening to DiCaprio 2 and he holds his telephone within the air and he begins recording a video and was like, ‘Yo, I’m sitting right here with J.I.D, he’s a very large fan of your films.’ Then he put the digital camera on me and I used to be like, ‘I’m a giant fan.’ Bro texts proper again like, ‘Oh my God, I’ma test it out’ after which he asks if I used to be coming to his celebration or one thing like that as a result of it was his birthday.”
Read the complete J.I.D interview right here.
Chuck D & Amani Okay. Smith On Co-Scoring LeBron James’ “Shut Up & Dribble” Doc
Chuck D helped create the rating for LeBron James’ Shut Up & Dribble documentary. In a dialog with DX’s Kyle Eustice, he defined why he accepted the job.
“LeBron James is an individual that goes outdoors of himself,” Chuck advised HipHopDX. “He’s a voice for the unvoiced like Craig Hodges who has finished nice gestures on pushing the sports activities ahead into some form of social dialogue. James was truly advised to ‘Shut Up and Dribble’ by a journalist on Fox TV [Fox News’ Laura Ingraham]. Basically, ‘We don’t want to listen to your opinion about society and life and what you consider the administration.’
“It was a no brainer with the ability to be commissioned to do the music rating for this job. Not solely am I a fan of LeBron James, however I love the stance that he speaks up for those who don’t have as a lot of a voice as he has.”
Read the complete Chuck D interview right here.
Xzibit On Dr. Dre’s Perfectionism, His New Solo LP & Why He Doesn’t Want A “Pimp My Ride” Reboot
Xzibit has a brand new solo file on the way in which and through an interview with DX’s Kyle Eustice concerning the upcoming mission, the dialog turned to a doable reboot of traditional MTV’s Pimp My Ride.
“I don’t suppose I might be out there for that,” the previous host stated. “God bless ’em man, what I’m sayin’. I do know they in all probability will with one other host or no matter. People come up and speak to me about that on a regular basis, man.”
Read the complete Xzibit interview right here.