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Swizz Beatz Went To Harvard To Get Respect

Swizz Beatz Went To Harvard To Get Respect

Swizz Beatz went to The Breakfast Club and dropped a few jewels on why he felt it was important for him to head to the Ivy League for classes. The Grammy winning producer has been in Cambridge MA taking part in Harvard Business School’s Owner/President Management program. The HBS program is geared for top executives [...]

June 4, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, The Bizness 0

Jay Morrisson talks business and the keys to success

Jay Morrisson talks business and the keys to success

Businessman Jay Morrison shares his views on the keys to success with Hot 97′s Ebro. According to Morrison using being focused on attitude, appearance and ownership has brought him from the streets to being a multi-millionaire. He drops a few jewels here. Get your pen and pads out. [...]

September 1, 2013 G. Valentino Ball Interviews, The Bizness 1

Ask Arie (@leirapr_ceo): All eyes on me?

Ask Arie (@leirapr_ceo): All eyes on me?

“I’m a pretty talented illustrator/animator/digital artist residing in the  southeast. I wanted to know what would be the best course of action to gaining  more nat’l attention/publicity/recognition/work for what i do? I have a nice  modest following, but i know i could have a much greater impact (i even have a  manager, although i will [...]

August 31, 2013 Arie Goode Info, The Bizness 0

WHOOOOSHOUSE: Associate Yourself with Something Greater

WHOOOOSHOUSE: Associate Yourself with Something Greater

by Dave House (@DaveHouseOutlaw) Rule 1: Associate Yourself with Something, Greater than Yourself The first rule in, Street Rules in the Office, is that you associate yourself with an entity or establishment that is greater than yourself. This means you should become acquainted professionally or personally with either a music industry executive or a successful [...]

April 27, 2012 KBB Staff The Bizness 0

XXL RELEASES 2012 FRESHMAN COVER

XXL RELEASES 2012 FRESHMAN COVER

XXL has dropped the artwork for their march release. This year’s list boasts a plethora of eclectic artists. It’s good to see my boy Don Trip got the nod after listening to “Guerrilla” yesterday. Amongst others, he is set for a big year. Purchase the mag within the next weeks at your local news stands. [...]

February 28, 2012 Jarrett B. (@AOKJAY) Info 1

Sharing is caring..File Sharing shut downs and what they mean for Hip Hop..

Sharing is caring..File Sharing shut downs and what they mean for Hip Hop..

Looks like Megaupload has other file sharing sites protecting their neck. In light of the recent federal shutdown of Megaupload, other file sharing sites are now taking precautions. This morning FileSonic, along with other file sharing sites let it be known that they have disabled “all file sharing functions”. A statement made on the site [...]

January 23, 2012 KBB Staff Info, News 0

Feds Shutdown Megaupload

Feds Shutdown Megaupload

Megaupload has officially been shut down. The site, which had a forward of 150 million registered users, was shut down on Thursday charged with violating piracy laws. The Hong Kong based site allowed users to upload files that are too big to send by email like music, tv shows, and games. The site also sold [...]

January 19, 2012 KBB Staff Info, News 0

Wale Adds More Dates To Ambition Tour

Wale Adds More Dates To Ambition Tour

After touring extensively for the Fall and Winter of 2011, Wale adds more dates to his Ambition Tour. Three UK dates have been announced for March. Be on the look out for more European dates coming shortly. Check out the touring schedule below! NEW UK DATES!! March 27th: XOYO London  March 28th: HMV Institute, Birmingham  March [...]

January 17, 2012 KBB Staff Info, News 0

Casey Veggies “Sleeping In Class: Deluxe Edition” Artwork, Tracklist

Casey Veggies “Sleeping In Class: Deluxe Edition” Artwork, Tracklist

The youngin Casey Veggies (@CaseyVeggies) is re-releasing his “Sleeping in Class” album. He’s added a few more tracks and this time around there’s an additional Dom Kennedy feature, complete with the homie Kendrick Lamar. “DTA” is also listed sans-Tyler, The Creator. Interesting. Casey’s dropping the Deluxe Edition of Sleeping in Class on September 20. 1. [...]

September 15, 2011 Luxxy Info 0

Ask Arie: A Publicist does what exactly?!?

Ask Arie: A Publicist does what exactly?!?

by @LeiraPR Q: Arie, Is it my publicist’s job to book me for shows? ____@hotmail.com Ummm NO! [Laughing] if publicists wanted to book people for non-promotional performances and manage their entire careers, we would be managers…. Although lines can become blurred depending on how hands on your public relations rep may be, normally publicist have [...]

September 14, 2011 G. Valentino Ball The Bizness 0