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Rapper Scarface gets arrested after receiving “I Am Hip Hop Award”

The 2015 BET Hip Hop Awards were in Atlanta this weekend and the police made a guest appearance. Legendary rapper Scarface (Geto Boys) was honored with the “I Am Hip Hop Award” for his contributions to the hip hop/ rap culture. Immediately after receiving the award, law enforcement gave him a surprise visit and arrested the 90’s rap star and escorted him directly to jail for an outstanding warrant.

According to WSB-TV, Scarface was arrested for not making child support payments and his bond was set at $482,190. Bad news travel fast, this story has surfaced widespread throughout the hip hop community and is another attempt to humiliate the black man. I don’t know what type of father he is but I’m willing to bet that his children or child wouldn’t want to see their father detained during an honorable event.

I hope Scareface (Brad Jordan) can put this embarrassment behind him, rectify his situation and move forward. While you are here, check out his new video “God” from his Deeply Rooted album featuring John Legend and support real hip hop music! Free Scarface!!!!

All Star Steve says Falcons vs Redskins game is a toss up

The first quarter of the 2015 NFL season is in the books and the Atlanta Falcons have surprised everyone so far with their best start since the 2012-13 season that ended with a NFC Conference Championship lost to the San Francisco 49ers. Being 4-0 sounds good but at this point even a .500 team is only 2 games behind so count the first four games of a NFL season as merely a warm-up. Last year the Seattle Seahawks began the season at only 1-3 and wound up being one batted down pass away from their 2nd Super Bowl victory. Over the next couple of weeks is when teams will really start making strides. That makes this week’s Washington Redskins/Atlanta Falcons matchup important to both teams post season hopes.

The 2-2 Redskins are locked in a race with the Dallas Cowboys and the NY Giants for control of the NFC East Division. They have had an up and down season so far with losses to the Giants and Dolphins; but are coming off of a 15 play, 90 yard game-winning drive over the Eagles led by quarterback Kirk Cousins. Cousins was tutored as a rookie by Atlanta’s Offensive Coordinator, Kyle Shannahan, when Shannahan coached in Washington. He has been turnover prone but has a strong arm, is mobile enough to avoid a lot of sacks, and is playing with a lot of confidence.

Atlanta needs this victory to remain tied with the Carolina Panthers for the NFC South Division title. The Falcons have employed a sort of “bend but not break” defense where they rank near the bottom of the league in passing yardage allowed yet have not allowed many points from opponents. They dodged a major bullet this week when the Redskins announced that three time pro bowler, DeSean Jackson, who led the league last year in yards per catch (20.9), will not play due to a hamstring injury suffered in the first week of the season. Don’t look for a pass oriented offense from the Redskins, but Cousins may find some opportunities; because the Falcons defensive secondary will need to help load the box against the Redskins’ run game.

Both the Falcons and the Redskins will look to run the ball, but for different reasons. Look for the Redskins to attack with a healthy dose of the run game in order to control the game clock and keep Atlanta’s offense off the field. Led by Alfred Morris who has regained his rookie season form; the Redskins don’t lose a step when back-ups rookie Matt Jones and Chris Thompson enter the game. Their offense leads the league in rushing with 139.5 yards per game. Although the pass defense has been Atlanta’s Achilles heel; their defense against the run has been really good and is ranked 5th in the league in yards allowed. That ranking should go down after the Redskins bring their run dominant game to town.

In contrast, the Falcons run to open the passing the game. The Falcons’ fast start coincides with the always reliable hands of Julio Jones and their much improved running game led by Devonta Freeman and his league leading 7 touchdowns. The Falcons’ run game will also benefit from the return of RB Tevin Coleman to the lineup. Atlanta’s offensive line has benefited greatly from the outstanding speed of both Freeman and Coleman and from the team’s return to a zone blocking scheme that doesn’t require the linemen to hold their blocks as long. They will need to continue to find ways to open lanes for the running game against a Washington defense that has only allowed a league leading 78 yards rushing per game and no rushing touchdowns so far.

But the identity of the Falcons offense is its pass game. Offensive Coordinator, Kyle Shannahan was over-shadowed by his Dad, Coach Mike Shannahan, in Washington but he has shown himself to be more than capable at creative play calling for Atlanta’s pass oriented offense.

Their offense begins with Matt Ryan who shook off two interceptions in the first game of the year and has seen his QB rating rise higher each week from the previous game. And it is powered by Julio Jones who leads the league in yards per catch and will draw the bulk of the attention from the Redskins’ secondary which will be missing several starters including former Falcon, DeAngelo Hall. The Redskins secondary has yet to record an interception.

The biggest recipient of the increased attention to Jones in last week’s game against the Texans was WR Leonard Hankerson and if the offensive line can continue to keep Matt Ryan upright, he should play a big role in the offense again. Missing in action this year has been Roddy White, who voiced complaints this week about the low number of times that he has had balls thrown his way. Look for him to be targeted early, but for the Ryan to continue to spread his passes around to his tight end, receivers, and runners out of the backfield.

A Falcons win and they will be able to thank the NFC East Division for all but one of their wins this season. But the Falcons will need to guard against looking ahead to the short week game Thursday night against their South Division rival, New Orleans Saints. The talent on the Redskins’ roster closely matches the Falcons and each teams’ strengths and weaknesses is going to make this game closer than most think.

Turnovers and special teams will play a big role this week and it likely will come down to the winning team being the team that has the ball last in the 4th quarter or in overtime. Give the slight advantage to the Falcons’ strong kicking game and playing at home. But in a game too close to call, if the Redskins are driving down the field with the ball last then they will return to Washington with a victory.

The Game Freestyle over Fetty Wap Instrumental

Is The Game a real emcee or what? Do you think he can buss from the top of the dome with potent heat over a nice track? Listen to to The Game spittin bars over a Fetty Wap instrumental while at Power 106FM The Liftoff with Eric Dlux and Justin Credible while celebrating the release of his new album The Documentary 2 in stores now. Be honest and comment below with your opinion on this one.

New Artist Spotlight – Shaflo

Image of ShafloShneka Chante Williams (aka Shaflo), our new artist spotlight, was born on March 15th in Atlanta, Ga. She is known as the Hip Hop Legend. Her style is different from many other rap stars in the industry and her music makes your soul pop.
Shaflo gained her passion for music when she was only 8 years old. Back then she started writing poetry and singing in front of the mirror every day. As she got older Shaflo turned her poetry into songs and she started getting into Hip-Hop and even tried her hand in R&B. But one day Shaflo was listening to one of the biggest pop artist ever known, Madonna. She loved her style and how different she was and thats when Shaflo said I can master all genres of music. Then from there Shaflo started busting the walls down with her unique lyrics, unforgettable styles, and energetic moves.
Shaflo started showcasing her talent all over Atlanta, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, and Florida. Everywhere she goes everyone knows her as Shaflo,#Showtime. She has performed in many venue’s and is now working in the acting scene so stay tuned for her apperence on Urban Hip Hop show Empire.
Shaflo continues to impress the audience with energy and style and thats what makes her different from all the rest. Although she has the skills of writing, and producing performing is her passion. Whenever you see Shaflo you will always remember that Shaflo is in the Building. Follow her on Instagram @ShafloWilliams and YouTube: Shaflo Williams Reverbnation: Queen Shaflo Email: shafloshaflo@yahoo.com

Would you smash 67 Year old Grace Jones

Grace Jones flashes her breastWould you smash 67 Year old Grace Jones? That’s a question many guys would ask after seeing her partially nude pictures surface online recently while at a book signing at a Barnes and Noble book store in New York. According to Dailymail.co.uk

She recently criticized Miley Cyrus and Rihanna for not adequately challenging the status quo and merely copying her exhibitionist feats from the 1970s.

And as if to prove the point 67-year-old Grace Jones flashed the cameras with her bare breasts at a book signing in New York on Thursday.

Personally, I think Grace Jones has done an amazing job preserving her body. It is rare for a woman her age to main six pack abs and I don’t have a problem with her flaunting it. Would I hit it though? I pled the 5th on this one. What about you? For the full story click on link Grace Jones flashes her breast.

Jack Thriller gets knocked out “BX Fight Club” hosted by Remy Ma

Recently ThisIs50 host Jack Thriller stepped in the squared circle for a boxing match without head gear against a guy name Proteus at the BX Fight Club. Jack Thriller, a bulky shaped guy with a pop belly was much bigger than Proteus, a chiseled specimen of a man with a very low percentage of body fat.

Late in the first round Jack Thriller realized that he wasn’t in the best of shape as his punches were much slower and he became fatigue. To be honest, Thriller really didn’t get knocked out cold but he did receive a couple of devastating punches that resulted to him hitting the canvas a couple of times. This event was hosted by the sexy female hip hop artist Remy Ma. You need to watch this footage and share it with your homies.

New Remix by Drake “Hotline Bling” featuring Erykah Badu

Young Money recording artist Drake pulled a rabbit out of the hat with this hot new remix. Hotline Bling was already blazing the airwaves and now Drake has stepped it up another notch by adding sexy R&B diva Erykah Badu to the song. If you’re an Erykah Badu fan, you are probably going to appreciate hearing her voice over this bangin track. Listen to this new joint and be the first to share it with your people.