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David Banner Occupies Wall Street

[vodpod id=Video.15551179&w=540&h=350&fv=] DB is a pretty familiar face in activism. During his 2-hour presence at yesterday’s protest in Manhattan, the Mississippi native spoke to MTV while in Zuccotti Park. One of my only criticisms of hip-hop right now is that we all … have become so corporate that people don’t even feel like we’re a part of the people especially rappers and punk rockers. People always felt like we were them, we were their voice.” Yesterday: Forbes Interviews David Banner

Rick Ross Suffers Seizure

Whoa. According to TMZ, Rick Ross lost consciousness on a flight from Ft. Lauderdale to Memphis after a reported seizure. The plane subsequently made an emergency landing. A doctor on the plane treated Ross. More details to come. UPDATE: Thank God. Don’t panic. UPDATE 2: Ross reaches out to YN.

A$AP Rocky Signs To RCA

Well, that was fast. After releasing two acclaimed videos, Harlem rapper, ASAP Rocky has signed to Polo Grounds/RCA Records. Here’s what he said of the deal: “I feel great about the new deal; I believe it was destined and with a label like Polo Grounds & RCA behind me I don’t see anything stopping us,” stated A$AP Rocky. “I wanted go with the right partner that can help get a bigger platform to get me and my A$AP crew’s music […]