All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘hot 97’

50 Cent Beatdown Recounted By Ja Rule On ‘Ebro In The Morning’

Ja Rule and 50 Cent have long been rivals. The two rappers, both from Queens, have a history of violent exchanges. In his new book entitled Unruly: The Highs and Lows of Being a Man, Ja Rule detailed the first physical fight he had with 50 Cent. “50 tried to swing on me, but I dipped, then I hit him …

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Angie Martinez Breaks Her Silence on Hot 97 Departure

Angie Martinez is opening up about her decision to leave Hot 97. On Wednesday, June 18, the 43-year-old former rapper and radio personality announced that she was resigning from New York City’s ever-popular hip-hop station. The news definitely came as a shocking surprise to the hip-hop world since Martinez has been with the station for more than 20 years. According …

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DJ Mister Cee Amid Sex Scandal, Returns to Hot 97

DJ Mister Cee’s ears must definitely be burning since there’s been lots of chatter about him lately. With all the talk surrounding the allegations behind his sexual escapades, times have been quite trying for the legendary emcee. However, the DJ has decided not to let all of the drama bring him down. According to CNN, DJ Mister Cee has indeed, …

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Mister Cee, DJ Radio Host Resigns Amid Sex Scandal

Legendary Hip-Hop DJ Mister Cee, who DJed for the likes of Big Daddy Kane and helped discover Notorious B.I.G., resigned from New York City’s Hot 97 Wednesday after more than 20 years at the station. Spin reports his departure followed the discovery of a video that purports to show him soliciting sex from a New York City prostitute. Below is …

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Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of Summer Jam Hours Before Scheduled Performance

Nicki Minaj, the colorful rapper/pop icon with a flair for controversy and outrageous outfits, pulled out of the Hot 97’s Summer Jam hours before she was scheduled to perform. The cause of her impromptu exodus: DJ Peter Rosenberg, who boldly declared on-air that Minja’s musical output was no longer “real hip-hop” and that her new song, “Starships”, was, in fact, …

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