Joe Rogan & Bill Maher Swap Bill Cosby Horror Stories On "JRE"

The Joe Rogan Experience is one the biggest podcasts in the world. A few days ago, Joe invited comedian and host HBO’s Real Time With Bill Maher to sit down for a conversation, amassing over three million views in four days. After an extended reflection on the stand-up comedy lifestyle, Bill Maher opened up about his distaste for Bill Cosby, which began when he first witnessed The Cosby Show. 

“I never thought Bill Cosby was funny,” reveals Bill Maher. “Even when I was a kid I saw him on TV, I was like no. This shit is corny. I feel very ahead my time. I never liked him…Somebody told me he was a creep back in 1983. It was somebody I liked, a girl he was horrible to. I never liked him after that, as a person.” Joe explains that he heard Cosby was drugging girls back in 1994. “It was one those things you hear as a rumor like What does he do?! Bill Cosby!?”  “You have to wonder why a guy who could get laid, even as a married man,” continues Bill. “That’s obviously a sick kink he had.”

 Joe Rogan & Bill Maher Swap Bill Cosby Horror Stories On "JRE"

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“I also know a promotor who told incredible stories about things Bill Cosby did that were not ual, but informed me his kink is part a larger sickness about control,” says Maher. “Making people do weird things because he can.” Joe reveals that he heard Bill Cosby made people “watch him eat curry. The whole staff come into his dressing room and watch him eat.” Maher continues along those lines: “I heard he’d order food and he would say ‘scoop out the doughy part the hamburger bun after you wash your hands and put it back on the hamburger. Or once he asked them to send him the soap he hadn’t finished using in the dressing room. Crazy crazy shit that speaks to a pathology that’s larger than him ually.”

Rogan raises him one further: “I worked at a casino, and he made the security guard tuck him into bed and shut the lights f. He had a whole routine.” Check out the full episode in which a variety topics are covered – political correctness, monogamy, , and much more.  

Swae Lee Wants to Sing National Anthem at Super Bowl

Swae Lee is throwing his hat in the ring.

The Rae Sremmurd crooner has expressed his desire to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl. While speaking with TMZ, the “Unforgettable” hitmaker made his pitch to the NFL.

“To the NFL and all the highest up people, please, I would like to sing the next one,” said Swae, who performed an impromptu rendition from his car.

Swae will have to wait at least until next year though. Demi Lovato is set to perform “The Star Spangled Banner” at this year’s Super Bowl LIV in Miami on Feb. 2. “I know she gon’ kill it,” added Swae.

Past national anthem performers have included Whitney Houston, Beyoncé, Mariah Carey, Diana Ross, Lady Gaga, and Christina Aguilera.

In the meantime, Swae has been working on his solo album and will perform his own set at Coachella in April. Last year, he dropped a pair of singles, “Sextasy” and “Won’t Be Late” featuring Drake.

NLE Choppa Evaluates Southern Rap Classics By Outkast, Mike Jones, & More

Often, new artists seek co-signs from their fellow rising rappers, but a nod from a veteran can be a career-changing move. For this latest episode  The CosignGenius flips the script as Tenneessee newcomer NLE Choppa peruses through a few southern classics and shares whether or not he’d sign f on these hits.

NLE Choppa Evaluates Southern Rap Classics By Outkast, Mike Jones, & More
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“As a kid I used to watch a lotta artists like Lil Wayne,” the Cottonwood artist said. “I used to like Rick Ross videos. Rick Ross videos used to be like, super bossed up. I liked Juvenile videos ’cause like, he had the females and stuff in it. It’s all about who rappin’, how they voice is, do they got that real down south voice. Down south voice is just different. You never know what you gon’ get.

First up was Outkast’s 2000 hit “B.O.B.” and it was obvious that Choppa was feeling that one. He said he grew up listening to “Ms. Jackson” and that “B.O.B.” was a track that “goes hard.” Choppa wasn’t as familiar with Mike Jones’s “Still Tippin” with Paul Wall and Slim Thug, but he admitted he was two-years-old when the song was released.

Check out what else he had to say about “Boom I Got Your Boyfriend” by Ms. Luscious (1990), “Bird Walk” by Soulja Boy (2008), “Sippin On Some Sizzurp” by Three Six Mafia (2000), “Choppa Style” by Choppa (2002), and more below.

HBO’s "We Are The Dream" Trailer Will Bring You To Tears

While Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s national holiday commemorating his life and legacy is ficially behind us, HBO’s upcoming We Are The Dream: The Kids the Oakland MLK Oratorical documentary will follow the youth Oakland as they prepare to compete in the city’s annual Martin Luther King Oratorical Festival.

This particular competition features hundreds children ranging in grades from pre-kindergarten through the twelveth grade that get to publicly perform a mixture published and original poetry and speeches. The children are encouraged to reflect on the topics that matter to them the most, ranging from topics including cultural commentary/acceptance, political activism, social justice, environmentalism, and more. 

HBO’s We Are The Dream, directed by Amy Schatz and executive produced by Mahershala Ali, will follow the journey a multitude beautiful, blossoming souls as they prepare for the 2019 40th Annual Martin Luther King Oratorical Festival. 

The trailer alone draws its viewers in as the courageous youths participate in what many adults refuse to engage in, public speech. These brave students, from all different walks life, are continuing the legacy the coveted Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who used his oratorical skill set to bring the world together. 

In a statement released by HBO, the network praised the filmmakers’ journeys alongside an amazing group emboldened and empowered children stating, 

“It is a portrait passionate young people raising their voices about issues they care about – social justice, immigration and more – and a community that celebrates them.” 

While this past Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day was filled with surprises from White House counselors and the FBI, we’re sure this executive-produced worked by Oscar-winning actor Mahershala Ali will do the Reverand and the youth Oakland, CA justice.

Check out the full-length trailer for HBO’s upcoming documentary, We Are The Dream: The Kids the Oakland MLK Oratorical in the video provided below. And also be on the lookout for the film to premiere on HBO February 18 at 7:00 P.M. EST.

Eddie Murphy Shares Bad Advice From Rodney Dangerfield: "Dunno About The Race Stuff"

Very rarely do the masses get to witness the resurgence a comedic genius such as Eddie Murphy. Then again, there aren’t too many comedians and personalities that are as prolific as the Raw creator. In recent months, the Beverly Hills Cop actor made his return to the Saturday Night Live stage, received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 25th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards, and made his return to the silver screen starring as Rudy Ray Moore in Dolemite Is My Name. Now, Eddie Murphy is getting candid with the good brothers and sisters  WMagazine in an exclusive one-on-one interview.

Eddie Murphy Shares Bad Advice From Rodney Dangerfield: "Dunno About The Race Stuff"

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During a brief interview with the publication, Murphy spoke on meeting the legendary, blaxploitation actress Pam Grier for the first time and attempting to hold back his lust. He also spoke on his experience as a youth annoying his mother with his imitations, buying Richard Pryor’s comedy album, his first kiss, and more. 

However, there was one story about his run-in with legendary comedian Rodney Dangerfield that stood out the most during the comedian turned actor’s conversation with W. Murphy reveals that he was able to convince Rodney Dangerfield to watch his comedy set at a Florida comedy club while he was still a young buck in the business. 

According to Murphy, his set was full “really dirty” and “edgy racial stuff.” Following his act, Murphy approached Dangerfield seeking his advice to which the clean-cut comic responded, “Hey, kid. I don’t know where you’re gonna go with that — the language and the race stuff.” 

After acquiring mainstream success and becoming world-renowned for his “really dirty” standup acts, Murphy revealed the two met again this time in the bathroom Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas and while standing next to each other at the urinals, Dangerfield leaned over and said, “Hey, who knew?!”

Check out the five-minute clip Eddie Murphy charismatically carrying one an unintentionally hilarious conversation with W Magazine and be on the lookout for Eddie Murphy to be hitting the road with brand new material sometime in the near future. 

Yo Gotti Admits To "Slippin’" When He Lost $500K During Jay Z’s Charity Gala

It was recently announced that Roc Nation had partnered with Yo Gotti to help bring attention to what’s been reported to be inhumane conditions in various Mississippi prisons. Not only are they rallying for prison reform, but we previously reported that Jay Z has ficially filed a lawsuit on behalf 29 inmates citing that “these deaths are a direct result Mississippi’s utter disregard for the people it has incarcerated and their constitutional rights.

Yo Gotti Admits To "Slippin'" When He Lost $500K During Jay Z's Charity Gala
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Yo Gotti recently sat down with Complex and discussed the case, sharing that he was prompted to get involved because he grew up visiting friends and family members in prison. “We’re just trying to be a voice and speak up for people who gettin’ treated like they ain’t humans,” Yo Gotti said. “They not gettin’ the proper food, health care. People dying in prison. Prison supposed to be rehabilitation, right? You go to prison, hopefully, you get your stuff right. You never go back. You don’t go to prison and die in the cell. That ain’t how it’s supposed to go. We’re in the process setting up rallies out there in Mississippi so their voice can be heard louder and things like that that we have in the process as well.”

Aside from the chat about Mississippi prisons, Gotti also talked about losing a half a million dollars while gambling. “I really was just slipping on that, man,” the rapper said. He explained that it was a two-day tournament for the Shawn Carter Foundation’s Charity Gala and he had the winning hand but just made a bad move at the last minute. As an avid gambler, he knows he should have known better. “The play that I done, I’ve never did it before, so I was just slippin’. It took me like an hour or two after it had happened to realize what I had done.” Watch more from Yo Gotti and Complex below.

White Battle Rapper William Wolf Blurts N-Word & Gets Decked In The Face

Some lines are not meant to be crossed… even in battle rap. With the current state affairs in the United States and around the world, it’s clear that racism is still a major issue in 2020. Most things, especially personal matters, get tossed to the side when preparing to battle against another high-energy spitter at war. One thing that should never be uttered by a white battle rapper though is the n-word. The word carries so much weight and it’s just plainly inappropriate to use in any circumstances. During a recent battle, William Wolf learned his lesson when he was decked in the face after daring to allow the word to leave his lips.

After earning some oohs and aahs from the audience, battle rapper William Wolf was setting up for his next punchline when he referenced the fact that he was instructed not to use the n-word for obvious reasons. “I ain’t like these other battle rappers, they talk too much/Saying I can’t say the n-word in this battle, my n***a,” raps Wolf before he swiftly gets punched in the face, ending his bar early. Wolf has since responded to the backlash, insisting that the lyric was misinterpreted but, like… bruh… really?

“Shit got broken up. To me, it’s not that deep,” he says. In all honesty, nobody really cares about whether it’s deep or not to him. The fact the matter is that he shouldn’t have said the word and, since he did, he’s getting dragged to hell and back. Because how “corny” things played out, Wolf says he will be taking a step away from battle rap for a minute.

Young Fan Who Threw Orange Peel At LeBron James Jr. Apologizes: Watch

LeBron James Jr. is just a freshman at Sierra Canyon High School but he has already become one the most recognizable young basketball players on the planet. Being in the spotlight at such a young age, as his father LeBron James knows all too well, comes with swarms fans and supporters as well as hecklers and haters.

During Monday’s game at the Hoophall Classic in Springfield, a fan in attendance threw what appeared to be a piece food or trash at Bronny as he was inbounding the ball. Apparently, the culprit was a young boy who issued this apology on YouTube last night.

The description for that video reads:

“I’m sorry @james family for what I did , I’m a huge fan and I was just trying to get bronnys attention I didn’t want to hurt anyone, I was actually there at Springfield college during hoophall I’m not lying or trying to “get clout “ I was in the front area seats the people around me were not my parents my parents were sitting a couple seats away because I wanted to sit closer

I was calling out bronnys name and just wanted him to see me the security never threw me out they never knew it was me but my mom still took me home we knew I was wrong and it not a good thing to do , believe me or not I want to send out an apology to bronny because me and my family discussed it and knew it was the right thing to do”

Video footage the incident quickly circulated on twitter, prompting the following response from LeBron himself, “Hating has no age limit! #JamesGang is build for it and well equipped. As we proceed.”

DJ Screw Biopic "All Screwed Up" Series Trailer Arrives 20 Years After His Death

There’s been an influx biopics surrounding some the most influential rappers that have been made in recent times. We’ve seen movies based on the lives 2Pac, Biggie, NWA, as well as Eminem, 50 Cent and more. Those might be the biggest rappers who’ve come into the game but there are many others who’ve helped shape the culture and the genre to what it is now and perhaps in the 2020s, we’ll see more their stories being told on a bigger platform.

DJ Screw, the pioneer chopped-and-screwed, is the focal point an upcoming biopic series titled, All Screwed Up. Directed by Isaac “Chill” Yowman, All Screwed Up is based on the life DJ Screw and the Screwed Up Click label, showcasing the trials and tribulations he faced on his way up in the game.

The film stars Rosha Washington as DJ Screw and the cast also includes Paigion Walker, Kyle Mosely, Marqus Clae, Phill Wade, Dean Will, Omete Anassi, Diamond Lyons, LaShae Boone, and Rodrick Randall. Sidney Walker, Miriam Heads, Michelle Williams, Lil’ Keke & Derrick Dixon serve as the film’s producers. 

At this point, very little details surrounding the project have emerged including a release date or the network that plans on carrying the series. Hopefully, it lands a date soon. We’re excited to see the series in its entirety. 

Post Malone Displays Acting Chops In Trailer For New Netflix Movie

Post Malone is a pretty talented individual when it comes to the world music. Of course, this is something we have seen through his hit singles and chart-topping albums. When you reach the same level success as Post Malone, you become recognized on a global stage. When some the biggest artists achieve superstardom in music, they look elsewhere to ease their desire for artistic expression. As it turns out, film is something Malone is interested in. Thanks to Mark Wahlberg’s new Netflix movie Spenser Confidential, Malone will get to see what movies are like, first hand.

Yes, that’s right, Malone will have a small role as a prison inmate in the film. The trailer for the film was released today and Malone is front and center. As you can see, he has quite a few interactions with Wahlberg and it appears as though he’ll get quite a bit screen time. 

Fans the Hollywood Is Bleeding artist will certainly be looking forward to this cameo. For now, Spenser Confidential is slated to come out on March 6th, 2020 through Netflix.

Let us know what you thought the trailer and whether or not you plan on catching the film when it comes out later this year.


Budweiser Reboots Classic "Whassup" Ad For Super Bowl LIV: Watch

The matchup for Super Bowl LIV is set – now it’s time for those commercials to start rolling. As was the case in recent years, some the pricey Super Bowl commercials have leaked in advance the big game, including Budweiser’s brand new “Whassup” ad inspired by the classic commercial that debuted two decades ago.

This time around, it’s a couple smart home devices asking each other “Whassup” as Budweiser, in partnership with Uber, encourages football fans not to drink and drive. The ad will air exclusively in Canada during Super Bowl LIV, but you can get an early look the video embedded below.

According to ET Canada, when Budweiser’s “Whassup” ad airs during the Chiefs vs 49ers game on February 2nd, it will feature a promotional Uber code to help viewers get home at the end the night.

“We’re excited to be bringing ‘Whassup’ back after 20 years with a modern twist, while simultaneously sending a vital message around making the smart decision to not drive impaired,” Mike D’Agostini, director marketing for Budweiser Canada said.

“We’re thrilled to be working with a premier partner like Uber and proud to be taking the opportunity to use such a massive platform to urge Canadians to choose a smarter way home.” 

Gunman Leaves 2 Dead, 5 Injured After San Antonio Concert Shooting

Two are dead and five are injured after a mass shooting at a local hip-hop concert in San Antonio on Sunday. The event took place at Ventura bar in the evening. According to ABC News, police were made aware a shooting and immediately made their way to the scene the crime. Police Chief William McManus is saying that the shooting was a direct result a dispute between two customers at the bar. Two men were in an argument and that’s when one them allegedly pulled out a gun and started firing. Police have yet to find the suspect.

“We’re working on that,” McManus said. “I’m confident that we will identify the individual and have that person in custody sooner than later.”

The concert featured various young hip-hop acts in the San Antonio area. This shooting came as a surprise to all them as one the main acts, RUZ, took to Twitter to condemn the shooter.

Mass shootings are an ever-growing trend in the United States as many stories similar to this one have been reported over the last few years. Hopefully, the authorities can find the suspect, sooner than later. 


Rick Ross Flexes His Lavish 100-Room Mansion & Sneaker Collection

Rick Ross is one the most successful artists this generation and he is constantly coming through with dope projects. When you’re as successful as Ross, you get to enjoy the fruits your labor. We all have things we are passionate about although when you don’t have as much money, you’re not able to go out and explore those passions. Luckily for Ross, he has all the money in the world to get what he wants. As it turns out, shoes and cars are two those things on his list.

On the latest episode Complex Sneakers, Ross showed f his impressive sneaker collection which is tucked away in various different closets. As the artist explained, his mansion had around 100 rooms and some them are dedicated to his extensive sneaker collection. Ross revealed that he wears all his shoes, regardless how rare they are. He also seems to get his kicks before anyone else, which certainly has us just a bit jealous.

Ross even showed f some his vintage shoes which for him, hold even more sentimental value than the hype rare shoes he has. It’s clear that he has a wide-ranging taste which is quite admirable considering today’s sneaker climate. Overall, Ross’ mansion is huge but there is no doubt his car and sneaker collections are some the most impressive parts.

What do you think Ross’ sneaker collection?

Mark Wahlberg’s Surprise Pet To His Kids Was Mistaken For Kim & Kanye West

Mark Wahlberg has probably had a number great acts over to his home for dinner in the past but clearly Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have never been one them. The Fighter actor made a surprise visit to The Ellen DeGeneres Show and while sharing the story on how he surprised his kids with a dog some time ago, he explained how it lead his wife Rhea Durham to question why the West’s were coming for dinner. 

Mark Wahlberg's Surprise Pet To His Kids Was Mistaken For Kim & Kanye West
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As the story goes, Mark told his kids that “somebody important” was coming for dinner, hinting at the arrival their new pet. However, his young children assumed that if it was someone important it would be Kim and Kanye, leading them to tell their mother. Apparently Mark was in a meeting when his wife pulled him out asking him why she never got the update on the dinner guests. After telling his wife that it was actually a new dog for their kids, she settled down just a bit. 

“And then she got upset because I didn’t include her in the selecting the dog,” he added. Once Rhea saw the cute little Pomeranian, she was happy and in love with their new pet even though according to Mark, the little guy thinks he runs the house.  

15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Defeats Venus Williams At Australian Open

Coco Gauff has repeated history as she returned to the Australia  Open and issued out a win against Venus Williams just half a year after defeating the older Willaims at Wimbledon.

“That was really difficult. She played really well,” Gauff said post-match. “…] I definitely was more confident this time. I think I was used to playing on big courts, so the crowd – I guess the size the crowd didn’t startle me as much as last time,” Gauff said. ”Definitely, a bit more positive coming into this match.”

With her win, Gauff now becomes only the 4th woman in the past 30 years to win 6 or more major matches before turning 16.

Elsewhere in the tournament the favorites  Roger Federer, Noami Osaka and Serena Williams all come out on top in their respective matches as Osaka took down the Czech Republic’s Marie Bouzkova while Williams defeated Russia’s Anastasia Potapova. Federer claimed his victory by beating out Steve Johnson the USA.

“Definitely, it was really tough for me trying to control my nerves,” said Osaka her win in round one. “I’m really glad I was able to finish it in two.”