Eminem To Release "Slim Shady LP" 20th Anniversary Merch

Eminem is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his Slim Shady LP with some new merchandise. This Friday (April 26), the rap superstar will release a Slim Shady LP collection through his online store and unveil previously unreleased artwork from the album.

“YO! PSA – #SSLP20 stuff drops Friday!” he announced Instagram. “Went back with @dannyhastings and @skam2official to make an anniversary capsule from the original + unseen Slim Shady LP art. More info and content this week before we drop Friday.”

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As part of the anniversary celebration, Eminem’s site is also hosting retrospective pieces about his major label debut. Fans can currently read an interview with SKAM2, who was famously referenced on “Stan” and did the illustrations for the Slim Shady LP’s original packaging.

“‘I even got that underground s@!% you did with Skam’ – relinked with @SKAM2official for #SSLP20 – read about the early days and his work on the Slim Shady LP on the site,” the Shady Records founder wrote on Instagram. “Capsule drops Friday. Link in bio.”

Earlier this year, Eminem dropped an expanded edition of the Slim Shady LP. The reissued version featured bonus tracks such as “Get You Mad” and “Bad Guys Always Die” as well as instrumentals and a cappella cuts.

To get first access to Eminem’s anniversary collection, sign up for his merch list here.

T.I. Accused Of Snitching By 50 Cent’s Former Artist Spider Loc

Over the weekend, many us were celebrating the holidays with our families. Whether you do Passover, Easter, 4/20, or none the three, there’s a good chance you were chilling with your people this weekend. Spider Loc took it upon himself to speak on something that’s been eating at him for over a decade. The former G-Unit rapper was thinking back to 2008 and, specifically, the murder trial to find out who killed his best friend Philant Johnson. The rapper posted a series videos calling out T.I., who he says snitched during his testimony in the trial.

T.I. Accused Of Snitching By 50 Cent's Former Artist Spider Loc
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As reported by XXL, the former G-Unit affiliate reposted several clips from an interview that T.I. did about dry snitching and the murder Philant Johnson, saying that the Atlanta rapper has been vigilant in removing all traces his 2008 testimony. “ALL U HAVE TO DO IS UPLOAD YA ENTIRE TESTIMONY WHICH U HAVE AMAZINGLY ENOUGH BEEN QUITE SUCCESSFUL AT GETTING REMOVED FROM THE ENTIRE WORLD WIDE WEB,” he wrote in all caps. “N***A THE G CODE IS STFU DONT SAY SHIT WHILE U SAT ON THE STAND FOR AN HOUR DETAILING THE NIGHTS EVENTS FROM THE INCIDENT OF CONTENTION/VIOLENCE INSIDE THE VENUE ALL THE WAY DOWN TO THE SECOND PASS U SAID THEY MADE SHOOTING AT U, ALL THE WHILE PROVIDING CORROBORATING TESTIMONY AGAINST THE SUSPECT ON BEHALF OF THE PROSECUTION IN A MURDER TRIAL, IN ORDER AS U JUST STATED TO SAVE YA FREEDOM AND FINANCES AND PLEASE YOUR FRIENDS MOTHER.”

He continues for several posts, speaking his mind and getting his whole point across. At this point, Tip has not yet responded to Spider Loc but he might want to start thinking about something because his entire image could be on the line because this.

Beyonce’s Dad Announces Destiny’s Child Musical: "I Feel It’s Time"

Beyonce‘s father Mathew Knowles was once the manager Destiny’s Child until they broke up and parted ways. Mathew then went on to manage Beyonce’s solo career, but that ended and now years later he’s ready to helm a musical on one the best girl band’s and how they got their start. Mathew announced on Instagram that he is bringing Survivor: The Destiny’s Child Musical to life “with plans for Broadway, London’s West End, and a world tour!”

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“I want to pull back the curtain,” he explained. “I feel it’s time to give the world an opportunity to hear, see and feel the victories and failures that I’ve had as a husband, father and manager who risked everything in pursuit fulfilling dreams—those mine and others.”

The musical will cover how the women got their start, trials and tribulations making it in the industry and the sacrifices they had to make to along the way. There’s no word on who will play Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams, LeToya Luckett and LaTa Roberson but keep it locked for more details coming soon. 

Lil Wayne, Post Malone, Billie Eilish & More Tapped For "Life Is Beautiful" Lineup

As the summer approaches, the heart festival season arrives ever closer. Today, Las Vegas-based festival “Life Is Beautiful” has unveiled its lineup, which features a notable hip-hop presence. Some the names included are Lil Wayne, Chance The Rapper, Maxo Kream, Saint JHN, Post Malone, Rae Sremmurd, Sheck Wes, Gunna, and more.

If you’re open minded, plenty acclaimed acts various genres will also be participating, including Vampire Weekend, The Black Keys, Billie Eilish, Of Monsters And Men, Hot Chip, Janelle Monae, and several others. There’s even a panel non-musical contributors, including Desus and Mero, Pod Saves America, and Cirque Du Soleil.  You can check out the full lineup below, “Life Is Beautiful’s” ficial poster. 

Should you be interested in swinging through downtown Las Vegas between Sept. 20th and Sept. 22nd, you can buy tickets to “Life Is Beautiful” on Thursday, at 10 am Pacific Time. Interested in catching this one? If so, keep the ficial website bookmarked for easy access

Uber Fires Man Accused Of Killing Former UFC Fighter Rodrigo De Lima

Tragedy struck in Brazil on Sunday when former UFC fighter Rodrigo de Lima was killed in an alleged hit and run after he reportedly got into an argument with an Uber driver. His friends who were on the scene at the time explained how de Lima had been arguing with the driver when the driver asked de Lima to get out. The man sped f but allegedly came back and hit de Lima with his car which is what killed him. He is survived by a wife and two children.

The alleged attacker, Jefferson Roger Maciel, has now been fired by Uber, according to TMZ. The rideshare company issued a statement today saying that they are appalled by what happened and have taken all necessary measures to make sure the man can’t use their app ever again. Uber also confirmed that Maciel was working for Uber at the time the incident. 

“As soon as we learned this incident we immediately removed the driver’s access to the app and we stand ready to assist law enforcement with their investigation,” Uber explained.

Stay tuned for updates related to this story. 

Van Jones Roasts Wendy Williams & Her Divorce On Her Show

Wendy Williams hasn’t been having the best year so far. She found out that her husband over twenty years had been cheating on her for half the marriage, getting his mistress pregnant last year. The talk show host fractured her shoulder during an alleged altercation with her husband, who has been gifting his girlfriend with tons expensive gifts over the last few months. On top all that, Wendy relapsed on alcohol, heading to a sober living facility for treatment. Now, she’s back on her show but she just can’t escape the shade. Wendy seems to be obsessed with everybody else’s drama and now that her own dirty laundry is out in the open, she would prefer to dig even deeper into other people’s lives. When she was interviewing Van Jones on her show, she decided to ask about his “soon-to-be-ex-wife” and the political commentator came back with the perfect response. 

Van Jones Roasts Wendy Williams & Her Divorce On Her Show
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The controversial host the show started speaking about the show that Van produces with his wife, noting that they’re getting a divorce. She noticed that he’s still wearing his ring, to which Jones replied: “You got something on your hand too so I ain’t talking about that.” Wendy was caught f-guard by the comments, rolling her eyes and reminding Van that he’s there to answer questions, not ask them.

The moment is genuinely pretty funny and you can tell that Wendy wasn’t upset by it at all. Van Jones is a regular guest on the show so he likely has a close relationship with Wendy. During his most recent appearance, he also spoke about Meek Mill being left f TIME 100’s list the most influential people, Kim Kardashian‘s journey to becoming a lawyer, and more. Watch the clap back below.

John Cena Spotted On Dinner Date With Rumoured Girlfriend Shay Shariatzade

John Cena and his ex Nikki Bella are long over after the couple finally parted ways after a lengthy back and forth, and since Nikki sparked dating rumours with Artem Chigvintsev. Since Nikki has clearly moved on, it seems as though John has made moves as well with a Candian engineer by the name  Shay Shariatzadeh.

The pressional wrestler was first spotted with Shay last month as they grabbed dinner in Vancouver and were holding hands and smiling the whole time. More recently, the duo have been spotted in San Diego on a date at Tower23 Hotel’s restaurant and according to a source they were very casual, showing only small displays affection. 

“When I saw the headline…my stomach went into knots,” Nikki explained on The Bellas Podcast earlier this month, discussing when she first knew John was dating someone new.

“But then when I opened it up and saw the photo it was weird, I…you know when you get a text or you see a photo or you see your significant other flirt with someone or something, you know how you get those knots in your stomach that hurts? You either want to poop your pants immediately…or you just have the craziest tummy ache, right? So neither that happened to me when I saw the photos.”

Charlotte Flair Spotted With Ring Alongside Wrestling Boyfriend Andrade

The WWE recently finished up its biggest wrestling event the year with Wrestlemania 35 which featured the first ever all-women main event. It was a three-way fight between Becky Lynch, Ronda Rousey, and Charlotte Flair. Flair is one the biggest names in the company and has been a staple the women’s wrestling side for years now. She is also in a longterm relationship with fellow wrestler Andrade and the two have been spotted on vacation in the Dominican Republic over the last week. 

During their vacation, Flair has been spotted with a ring on her ring finger, which has fans asking about whether or not they are engaged. TMZ reached out to Flair’s camp to inquire about the matter but no one seems to be giving a clear answer on it all. For now, all we know is that they look pretty happy together and that the relationship has progressed to a point where they feel comfortable posting about it on social media.

When it came to Wrestlemania, Flair and Rousey ended up losing the match to Lynch who has become a star in her own right. With Flair and Lynch at the helm, women’s wrestling is clearly in a good place.

Eminem Posts Throwback Shot From The "Slim Shady LP" Days

Earlier this year, Eminemcelebrated the 20-year anniversary The Slim Shady LP. One round celebrations may have been enough for the next guy but Em knows full well that he’ll only get one shot to celebrate twenty years one his most celebrated albums all time. The project kicked f his career and burst him into the musical stratosphere with many referring to him as a “Rap God” because it. With the release a brand new merch capsule, Eminem decided to also let his fans in on a memory, posting a photo from 1999 and letting everyone remember just how much time has actually passed. 

Marshall quoted his lyrics in “Stan,” bringing up his old buddy Skam and posting a throwback shot with a bunch his homies. “I even got that underground s@!% you did with Skam,” wrote the Detroit legend. He also provided information for anybody that wants to learn more about Skam and his contributions to The Slim Shady LP

As we previously reported, the full collection SSLP inspired merch will be revealed on Friday but you can take a sneak peek into the capsule hereRevisit the classic album here and let us know if you’ll be copping once the new apparel launches.

"Ace Ventura" Ewing 33 Hi Releasing In Honor Of Film’s 25th Anniversary

Ewing Athletics has teamed up with well known sneaker customizer Dan Gamache, more commonly known as @Mache275, for a special edition “Ace Ventura” Ewing 33 Hi.

The exclusive sneaker collab will be releasing alongside a limited apparel collection in May, in celebration the film’s 25th anniversary.

"Ace Ventura" Ewing 33 Hi Releasing In Honor Of Film's 25th Anniversary

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Inspired by Ace Ventura’s gaudy wardrobe, the Ewing 33 Hi collab features a colorful, Hawaiian-themed floral print equipped with Mache’s signature on the panel and an Ace Ventura logo on the tongue. Additionally, the typical “EWING” text on the heel has been swapped out in favor “Einhorn.”

According to Ewing Athletics, the kicks will be joined by a jacket and shorts featuring the same floral pattern. A specific release date has not yet been announced, but the collab is slated to launch in May.

Take a closer look at the sneakers below, and stay tuned for release details.

Jim Carrey & Ariana Grande Bond Over Inspirational Depression Quote

A positive exchange occurred between singer-songwriter Ariana Grande and actor Jim Carrey. Recently, the 25-year old songstress quoted Carrey’s words  her Instagram story at the heels her own battle with depression. The shared quote defined the state depression as the body’s natural call for “deep rest.” The latter encompasses the powerful reflections accrued by Carrey through his own previous struggles with mental health. The Coachella headliner‘s fragile state mind is understandable considering her lastingness under the public eye, the tragic loss  former flame Mac Miller and fall out with ex-fiance Pete Davidson. 

In recent years, Canadian actor Jim Carrey shifted towards a more spiritual path in which he ten questioned the human experience as a metaphysical phenomenon. The comedian’s transformational journey placed him on a hiatus from Hollywood but nevertheless resulted in an array inspirational insights. Some which served as the inspiration behind Ariana’s post.

Following Grande’s move, the songwriter received a positive response from the iconic actor. The 57-year old movie star fered words encouragement and support, citing the original author the “deep rest” concept, Jeff Foster. The “7 Rings” vocalist was overly pleased with Jim Carrey’s acknowledgment. 

J.I.D. & Christo Are Putting In Serious Work In The Studio

Shortly after holding it down as a Revenge Of The Dreamers 3 MVPJ.I.D. has been busy taking his show on the road for the ongoing Catch Me If You Can tour. Yet in true J.I.D. fashion, the prolific rapper has been continuously working, having recently linked up with producer Christo for a batch new material. This comes, in addition, to both the upcoming Dreamers 3 and his own collaborative project with No I.D. He’s even got something with 6LACK on deck. Though it’s unknown whether these new Christo sessions will culminate in a standalone body work, it’s clear that J.I.D. has something in the works. 

The rapper took to Instagram to share a screenshot from Christo’s story, which finds a plethora JID sessions combined in a folder. Though the tentative titles are crossed f, it’s clear that the pair have plenty heat in the stash, if their prior collaborations are anything to go by. And what a list that is: “Westbrook,” “Off da Zoinkys,” “151 Rum” (co-production), “Slick Talk” (co-production), and much more.

Are you excited to hear J.I.D on a record once again? In the meantime, check out our DiCaprio 2 review right here

J.I.D. & Christo Are Putting In Serious Work In The Studio

Lil Nas X On "Old Town Road" Critiques: "I Do Not Give A F*ck What Dave East Is Saying"

When you’re the owner the number one song in the country, you can justifiably go on your merry way without caring about anybody’s critique. There are clearly a large number people messing with your song so if a few people don’t like it, you can just brush it f. That’s the mentality that Lil Nas X has right now. His hit single “Old Town Road” has been a surprising success, helping the previously-unknown artist reach the top the Billboard chart and finally dethroning the ever-popular NBA YoungBoy on the YouTube streaming charts. When Dave East said he thinks “Old Town Road” is “wack,” LNX took that in one ear and it went right out the other. Why you ask? Because he’s got the number one song in the country.

During an interview on the Zach Sang Show, Lil Nas X spoke about the criticism he’s faced for his country-laced banger, brushing it all f. When asked about the Dave East situation, Nas X told the hosts that he doesn’t even care at this point. “I honestly have gotten this question so many times, it’s like, I have the No. 1 song in the country,” explained the artist. “I do not give a fuck about what Dave East is saying.”

His comments could easily be misinterpreted as a diss but it feels like he means no ill will towards the New York spitter. Lil Nas X is just doing his thing and obviously, there are more folks that like the track than dislike it so he’s doing something right.

Rich The Kid Looking To Hire Blunt Roller For Tour, Will Pay $5,000

Rich The Kid just welcomed a baby with his girlfriend Tori Brixx and already he’s back to business since announcing “The World Is Yours 2 Tour.” Starting May 28th in Cincinnati, the “Splashin” rapper will hit up Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, Vancouver, Atlanta and more before wrapping up in Boston on June 30th.  

While he’s on the road, RTK is going to need a dedicated person to roll him some tight blunts and it’s for that reason that he’s doing a worldwide search for the right man or woman to fill the job.

RTK shared a post on Instagram with a caption that details how one his fans can land the honourary roll. “To apply you must.. 1. Purchase your tickets for tour … 2. Dm me your ticket & a 💚 emoji 3. If accepted you must dm me a picture a blunt YOU rolled!!! Let’s goooo!! Serious inquires ONLY!! Tag somebody who need J.O.B,” he explained. 

Rich The Kid Looking To Hire Blunt Roller For Tour, Will Pay $5,000
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“You know, it’s just great being able to balance being a boss and] a CEO your own organization, helping out other people and people your team on by] helping their families,” RTK previously stated about his growth into being a businessman with his Rich Forever Music.  It’s just a blessing being able to do that because I got this blessing to help other people and bless others. It’s really a blessing. That’s one word I’d put it in altogether.

Offset Hit With Felony Weapons Charge

Jonesboro, GA – Offset was reportedly slapped with a felony gun charge stemming from his 2018 Georgia arrest. According to TMZ, prosecutors filed three charges against the Migos rapper in February after he was busted for an illegal lane change last July.

As police approached the car, they said it reeked of marijuana, which prompted them to do a search. They found three guns, marijuana and $107,000.

Clayton County D.A.’s Office says he’s facing the felony charge for firearms possession by a convicted felon, along with misdemeanor charges for marijuana possession and the improper lane change, although a felony charge of possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime was dropped.

Offset entered a not guilty plea last month and is expected in court later this month.

Last May, Offset was involved in another car-related incident when he crashed his Dodge Challenger somewhere outside of Atlanta. He explained he swerved off the road in an effort to avoid a “crackhead” who had wandered out in front of him.

A man who witnessed the crash ran to his aid and Offset later thanked him with a brand new car a few days later.