Thursday, January 14, 2010
News You Should Know About 1/14
No guff or fluff with the latest news links from the days past.
ABC News - Wyclef Jean's Tweets Raise $1 Million for Haiti
Los Angeles Times - Haiti's Wyclef Jean says 'idle hands only make this tragedy worse'
Reuters - Celebrities (Lupe Fiasco, Jessica Biel, Kenna and others) reach Kilimanjaro summit in hike to highlight water shortages, help refugees
All Hip Hop - Bass Player For Lauryn Hill, The Coup Murdered
NPR - The 10 Best Rap Mixtapes Of The Decade
Pitchfork - Flying Lotus Talks New LP, Lil Wayne
The 305 - Slip-N-Slide Records along with Def jam Records are looking for 2010’s “Next Big Superstar”
Los Angeles Times - Vinyl records have a place among high-tech gadgetry
Rap-Up - Will Jay-Z Release an Album in 2010?
The Boom Box - (No Limit Rapper) Mystikal Released From Prison?
Singersroom - Destiny's Child Michelle Williams Boots Knowles, MusicWorld for 'New Direction'
BBC News - Beyonce & Jay-Z top earns according to Forbes
Hip Hop Wired - Clipse's Former Manager Sentenced to 32 Years
Hollywood Reporter Roger Friedman's Showbiz 411 - Wyclef Jean’s Plea For Aid to Haiti
Fortune - James Diener, founder of Octone music label through A&M Records profiled
Ballerstatus - Producer Shawty Redd Posts Bail, Released From Prison
Billboard - Duffy Working With Questlove, (Albert) Hammond (The Strokes) On Sophomore LP
Billboard - Mary J. Blige Confirmed For 2010 Essence Music Fest
Facebook - 9th Wonder in the studio with Pac Div (video)