Jon Jones Wants To Be The Floyd Mayweather Of The UFC

Jon Bones Jones is definitely one the most effective and most fun fighters within the UFC proper now. His fights entice a ton consideration and with a report 23-1, the fighter has been a beacon consistency. Jones can be combating Anthony Smith on Saturday in UFC 235, the place he can be defending his mild heavyweight title. Jones spoke to TMZ Sports forward the battle and defined how he hopes to be just like the Floyd Mayweather the UFC and ultimately attain a report 50-Zero. Jones’ solely loss was a disqualification for throwing unlawful elbows, though he was successful the battle when it occurred. For Jones, that loss should not depend towards his report.

“I believe 50-Zero can be a extremely nice quantity …] nobody’s ever executed it,” Jones defined. “That places you up there with Mayweather and a few the all-time greats in boxing.”

Jones additionally talked about how he may probably be organising a battle towards Daniel Cormier, though, if the UFC desires him to battle him within the heavyweight division, the cash needs to be proper.

“The UFC] can persuade me to battle Daniel Cormier,” Jones stated. “We give the followers what they need to see.”

The fighter is 31 years previous however defined that he nonetheless has fairly a couple of nice years forward him and plans to ultimately attain that 50-win mark.

Offset Gets Lost In The Sauce On "Hot Ones"

Hot Ones comes via with one other stable episode, this time tapping man the hour and famous father 4, Offset. A self-pressed fan “gentle,” and “gentle” alone, Offset appears in good spirits on the onset the spice gauntlet. Easily tackling questions on trend, Freakazoid, and his jewellery, Offset continues his newfound behavior candor.

Before lengthy, Sean hits Offset with an fascinating query concerning the Migos rapper’s behavior finding out music business analytics. “The numbers match as much as what you might be,” explains Offset. “Your price go by your numbers. The decrease the numbers, the decrease your price. That’s simply how it’s. As an artist, you will get misplaced in your thoughts pondering you someplace else, like ‘I am this good, I am huge.’ In actuality, your numbers may not match.” When Sean asks about any surefire strategy to craft a rap match, Offset retains it easy. “The Migos movement,” he states. “At one level in your profession as an artist, you are going to use that movement.”

Offset Gets Lost In The Sauce On "Hot Ones"

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Offset additionally reveals that Ric Flair personally known as him, informing him that “Ric Flair Drip” was to be the ficial anthem the Flair wedding ceremony. “I am like he significantly finna stroll his marriage listening to a rap music, normally it is like a love music. When I seen his stroll, he was lit, he was comfortable. He advised me it was one the perfect issues to ever occur to him. He was going via just a little well being subject, he was like, it simply gave him extra drive. It was inspirational. Ric Flair was the primary one with these rolexes and these jets.”

He additionally opens up about revealing some the nontraditional components a trapper’s life, together with the extra susceptible moments. “It’s okay to indicate a susceptible aspect as a person. It’s actually an important factor to do as a person, trigger most males run from it,” says Offset. “I really feel such as you a stronger man by doing it. Instead holding again, you simply holding again your emotions, and that is not true. We all acquired emotions, I do not care how powerful you presupposed to be.”

For extra from Offset, together with a hard-fought “Last Dab,” try the complete episode  Hot Ones beneath. 

Patrick Mahomes Gets LeBron James Shoutout After Sitting Courtside At Lakers Game

Some well-known faces have been in attendance on the Staples Center final evening when the Los Angeles Lakers took on the New Orleans Pelicans. The Lakers ended up popping out on high by a rating 125-119. It was a reasonably entertaining recreation that featured LeBron James drop 33 factors. He was a power all recreation lengthy and it was good to lastly see the Lakers carry out as much as their potential. One the folks in attendance for the sport was none aside from Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes. Mahomes performed his first full season within the NFL in 2018 and impressed the world, notching 50 touchdowns. He ended up profitable league MVP for his efforts.

After the sport, Mahomes took to Twitter the place he commented on James who had hit a giant three-point shot late within the recreation to seal the deal. 

Michael Jackson Accusers Share Graphic Details Of Alleged Sex Abuse

This week, CBS This Morning has been overlaying the upcoming Michael Jackson documentary closely, interviewing members the late singer’s family and talking to his accusers. Gayle King is dealing with many the interviews, attempting to get as a lot info out her visitors as potential. Leaving Neverland will probably be premiering on HBO this Sunday however earlier than then, Wade Robson and James Safechuck spoke to King in regards to the abuse they allegedly suffered by the hands Michael Jackson.

Yesterday, Jackson’s relations have been on the present and at the moment, his accusers are within the highlight. Two the lads that say MJ was sexually inappropriate with them whereas they have been youngsters spoke to Gayle King, detailing what went down in graphic phrases. Robson says that he was not frightened by what was occurring as a result of he shared a detailed, loving relationship with Michael. “Within both the primary or second evening Michael and I being alone at Neverland… Michael simply kind  began to the touch my legs and contact my crotch over my pants,” says Robson. “It progressed to him performing oral intercourse on me, him displaying me how you can carry out oral intercourse on him.”

Safechuck provides a really comparable story, saying that Jackson launched him to masturbation. “He mentioned I taught him how you can French kiss after which it strikes onto oral intercourse,” defined Safechuck.

Both Robson and Safechuck agree that the accusations go a lot additional than simply themselves and Michael Jackson. Will you be watching the documentary this weekend?

Kobe Bryant On Zion Williamson: "If He’s Healthy, He Should Go Play"

Several present and former NBA stars have weighed in since Duke Blue Devils freshman phenom Zion Williamson suffered a knee harm within the opening seconds towards UNC.

Many them imagine the projected #1 general decide ought to sit out the remainder the season, even when he is full wholesome.

Kobe Bryant On Zion Williamson: "If He's Healthy, He Should Go Play"

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Kobe Bryant, nonetheless, feels Zion owes it to the University to exit and compete if he is wholesome. In an interview with Marc Spears  The Undefeated, Kobe says,

“In phrases Zion, if he’s wholesome, he ought to go play. He decided to go to school and accidents are a component that course of and typically you get harm, typically you don’t, man. But you made the choice to go to school and also you made your dedication to the college, then by all means end your dedication. I anticipate him to get wholesome, get his knee higher or no matter it was and are available out and kick a–.” 

Williamson, 18, has not performed since his Nike PG 2.5 sneaker ripped to shreds on February 20, after which he was recognized with a “delicate knee sprain.”

Since the loss to UNC, Duke has gone 1-1, together with a victory at Syracuse and a street loss to Virginia Tech. The Blue Devils, at present ranked third within the nation, have three video games remaining within the common season: house towards Miami, house towards Wake Forest, and at UNC on Saturday, March 9.

Co-Founder Kareem "Biggs" Burke Is Planning "Roc-A-Fella" Biopic

Weeks in the past, it was reported that Roc-A-Fella co-founder Kareem “Biggs” Burke was again within the recreation, with the revealing a administration firm, his first consumer: cult favourite SAINt JHN. But he is since spoken with Revolt TV for an interview the place he deconstructed his plans to provide a biopic for the report label he helped convey to life in the 90s.

“Yeah, I’m engaged on it now,” Biggs informed Revolt TV. “It’ll most likely be separate tales Jay, Damon Dash] and myself. Showing us as youngsters to know what we have went by way of — the ache and hardships.”

As he opined himself, Biggs has already laid out the storytelling framework, with three separate converging narratives, elucidating the come-up story the three founding fathers the ROC, himself included. In the Revolt interview, Biggs spoke about his struggles residing in homeless shelters earlier than the hitting pay filth with the formidable three. He additionally hopes to achieve a clearance that may enable him to retell Jay-Z’s early struggles shedding his father on the age 4 and the equally tragic circumstances that plagued a teenage Dame Dash. You can view the remaining the Revolt piece here.

Nike VaporMax three.zero "Pure Platinum" Release Details

It’s been nearly two complete years because the launch the unique VaporMax, which implies it solely is sensible that Nike would do as a lot as they will to fer shoppers new and improved variations the sneaker. There has been lots totally different VaporMax variations, together with the Utility, VaporMax Plus, and VaporMax 2.zero fashions. This newest VaporMax model may be very very similar to the previous ones, though it seems as if the Flyknit sample has modified up fairly a bit. Instead what we’re used to, this Flyknit sample is seen in parallel traces that go from entrance to again. In some ways, the sample is reminiscent the Adidas UltraBoost four.zero.

As is often the case when Nike unveils a brand new mannequin, they present f a ton new colorways. They have proven f some triple-white and triple-black fashions and now they’re going with the “Pure Platinum” colorway. We’ve seen the identical colorway on the VaporMax 1 and a couple of fashions, so it solely is sensible that it’s coming to the three.zero as effectively. Based on the photographs, the shoe is wearing greyish silver and has a reasonably glossy design which can be excellent for operating.

Nike VaporMax 3.0 "Pure Platinum" Release Details

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These can be popping out a while in March on Nike.com and can value $190 USD, in accordance with Sneaker News.

New Music: G-Eazy feat. Blueface ‘West Coast’

G-Eazy and Blueface rep the “West Coast” on their new collaboration.

On the funky banger, Young Gerald boasts about making thousands and thousands (“My final album took care of my grandchildren”) and his upcoming album (“I’m comin’ this summer time, yeah, it’s secure to imagine”), whereas the self-proclaimed “face of the West Coast”—Blueface—does some flexing of his personal (“I obtained extra bitches than Petco”).

G-Eazy is engaged on the follow-up to 2017’s The Beautiful & Damned. Meanwhile, Blueface—who not too long ago teamed up with Cardi B on the “Thotiana (Remix)”—is readying a brand new undertaking that includes collaborations with Drake, The Game, Mozzy, and Lil Pump.

Hit the “West Coast” with G-Eazy and Blueface.

Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone Teases Conor McGregor Fight At UFC 239

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is keen to hop again within the octagon for a big-money bout towards Irish famous person Conor McGregor as soon as the latter’s suspension involves an finish.

Cerrone has teased an upcoming bout with McGregor a number of instances over the previous few months, with the most recent trace coming Instagram. Cowboy posted a photograph a bottle Budweiser subsequent to McGregor’s Proper 12 Whiskey together with “July 6,” which is when UFC 239 is predicted to happen at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Cowboy first teased a possible struggle towards Conor after his submission victory towards Mike Perry at UFC Fight Night 139 in November. Last month, after defeating Alexander Hernandez by method a second-round TKO, Cerrone took to instagram with a publish that learn, “Don’t fear @TheNotoriousMMA I’ll drink @properwhiskey on the Press Conference with ya!! Hell I’ll carry the @budweiser.” 

McGregor responded, “For a struggle like that Donald, I’ll struggle you. Congratulations.”

While a Cerrone vs McGregor program is definitely one thing that almost all UFC followers wish to see, it is also not the one rumored bout within the combine.

Tony Ferguson, the UFC’s #2 ranked Lightweight, lately turned down a possibility to struggle for the interim title at UFC 236 and has since taken to social media to name out McGregor. 

We’ll simply have to attend and see what UFC President Dana White decides.

"The Masked Singer" Winner Revealed As This Hip-Hop Star

The premise The Masked Singer is fairly easy. Twelve celebrities are dressed up in ridiculous costumes to masks their identities, performing songs and hiding in plain sight. If you’ll be able to acknowledge who’s singing, that is not an excellent signal for the performer. The aim is to be as inconspicuous as potential. The season finale happened final night time and, to everyone’s shock, the winner was introduced with T-Pain stepping out the monster’s costume.

The judges had been shocked when Teddy Penderazdoun stepped out his costume, however once they went over the clues they had been offered to determine his id, issues began to get pieced collectively. T-Pain admitted that he believed he can be eradicated on the primary present as a result of how recognizable his voice is. However, since some his greatest songs are drenched in auto-tune, his pure tone and vocal power could not have straight come throughout to the judges. “Truly one essentially the most humbling and superb issues I’ve ever carried out,” wrote the rapper on Twitter.

Earlier this week, T-Pain launched a new project with appearances from Lil Wayne, Tory Lanez and others. He additionally made headlines by claiming that Soulja Boy is the “greatest artist all time.” While that is debatable, Soulja has been one essentially the most influential rappers the final decade.

Brandon Marshall Is Still Open To Signing With Denver Broncos

It was reported earlier this week that the Denver Broncos wouldn’t be choosing up the 2019 possibility for linebacker Brandon Marshall, which makes him a free agent who can go wherever he pleases as March 13th. Marshall, who’s 29 years outdated, solely performed 11 video games with the staff final season after battling a knee harm. While the staff could not need him again, Marshall advised TMZ Sports that he loves it in Denver and could be open to signing with them once more if the chance presents itself.

“I would not rule out a return but,” Marshall defined. “Still an opportunity I might return to the staff. It might positively occur. If issues work its method out, I am positively open to a return … they need to be open as effectively, we’ll see.”

Marshall has been an energetic member the Denver group and even lives within the metropolis, so for him, a return to the orange and blue could be the perfect scenario.

The linebacker has been a beast for the Broncos over time. Drafted within the fifth spherical again in 2012, Marshall has 419 tackles, 6.5 sacks, four pressured fumbles, and a pair of interceptions, based on TMZ.

No matter the place he lands, he will certainly be making a staff’s protection quite a bit stronger.

#ThrowbackThursdays: Herbie Hancock Performs "Rockit" At The 1984 Grammys

February 28, 1984 – Herbie Hancock made historical past on the 1984 Grammy Awards when he stepped on stage to carry out “Rockit,” the primary mainstream single to function scratching. Armed with a keytar, the legendary jazz musician carried out the Grammy-nominated monitor with Stevie Wonder, Thomas Dolby and Howard Jones.

But what made this efficiency further particular was Grand Mixer D.M.T. who offered dwell scratching, introducing over 44 million folks to the artwork of turntablism. According to Chuck D’s Today In Rap & Hip Hop History ebook, it was the best score within the present’s historical past.

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Hancock in the end took residence the gilded trophy within the Best R&B/Instrumental Performance class for “Rockit.” The jazz-infused Hip Hop monitor grew to become an anthem for breakdancers worldwide.

The Chicago native went on to win an Oscar on the 1987 Academy Awards within the Original Music Score class for his work on 1986’s Round Midnight in addition to 13 extra Grammy Awards He nabbed his final Grammy in 2011 within the Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals for Imagine. 

Hancock’s subsequent album is being produced by Terrace Martin and options Wayne Shorter, Kendrick Lamar, Kamasi Washington, Thundercat, Flying Lotus, Lionel Loueke, Zakir Hussein and Snoop Dogg.

Revisit Hancock’s 1984 Grammy efficiency above.

#DXCLUSIVE: Pistol McFly Shoots For Greatness With "Paid In Full" Single

HipHopDX Premiere – Pistol McFly is making ready to drop his forthcoming album Road Trip on April 26. Ahead of its launch, Los Angeles-based rapper has shared a monitor from the undertaking known as “Paid In Full.” Pistol defined the concept behind the music in an unique assertion to HipHopDX.

“‘Paid In Full’ was impressed by previous mob films and hood shit,” Pistol tells DX. “[Laughs] nah, however it may be a extremely difficult financially, simply rapping, ? I at all times must be on my hustle on the aspect to attempt to make ends meet. But the quantity of labor I do creatively deserves love from the universe to deal with mine and never must do the rest however write phrases for the folks.

“I’m not saying cash is the principle aim. The essential aim is to do what I really like. Well, the principle aim is to receives a commission for doing what I really like. I’ve heard loads of cats do songs about having mad loot earlier than they did. I’m making an attempt to manifest that! [Laughs] I’m making an attempt to manifest future with this one, however I’m gonna hold making music regardless.”

#DXCLUSIVE: Pistol McFly Shoots For Greatness With "Paid In Full" Single

Road Trip is produced totally by Power (Rich The Kid, Vic Mensa, Chris Brown) and options burgeoning rapper Waju in addition to singer QUIÑ.

The self-proclaimed “black hippy,” who’s signed to Exile’s label Dirty Science Records, plans to unleash a prequel to Road Trip titled the Snack Run EP. The undertaking is scheduled to reach on March 6.

Until then, try the “Paid In Full” single above.

Eric Dickerson Calls Robert Kraft Haters "Hypocrites"

Last week, New England Patriots proprietor Robert Kraft was implicated in a prostitution sting that alleges the 77-year-old solicited sexual favors on two separate events, even doing so on the day the staff’s AFC Championship recreation. While it is a fairly severe scenario, lots memes and jokes have been thrown round at Kraft’s expense. One the individuals refusing to play the meme recreation and toss round judgment is none aside from former NFL participant Eric Dickerson. The former Rams working again was approached by TMZ and requested concerning the scenario. That’s when he mentioned that individuals should not be so fast to leap to conclusions.

“Loads these hypocrites are making feedback about that scenario,” Dickerson defined. “They’re hypocrites. You by no means know what a person does behind closed doorways.”

Dickerson than added how he feels about Kraft, saying: “I like Mr. Kraft. I like him rather a lot, I’ve rather a lot respect for him.”

As for Kraft himself, effectively, his court docket date is arising in April effectively he shall be charged with two misdemeanor counts soliciting prostitution. If he’s convicted, Kraft might face a most penalty one yr in jail. He can even almost certainly be suspended and fined by the NFL.

Trippie Redd Shares 14 Previously Unreleased Songs

In case you are curious to listen to simply how a lot Trippie Redd’s sound has developed within the final 5 years, have a take heed to the previously-unreleased music he simply put out. These days, Trippie is leaving a long-lasting impression in his music, collaborating with some the largest artists and changing into an enormous identify within the trade. He wasn’t all the time this large although. Trippie used to simply be a child rapping in Ohio, attempting to get on and discovering his sound. As evidenced within the new tape he is been promoting on his socials, his model has each improved and altered lots over time.

Featuring appearances from Kodie Shane, Pi’erre Bourne, and others, Trippie Redd’s Old Self was uploaded to SoundCloud after the rapper needed to provide his day-one followers a bit of throwback. “In my bio proper now’s lots my previous music I had In my e mail that u want to listen to if u love the previous me,” wrote Trippie on Instagram. Already, the mixtape is racking up streams with tons individuals flocking to take a look at some Trippie’s older music. A couple of songs in, you’ll acknowledge the distinction in his sound.

Which do you favor? New Trippie or Old Trippie?