WORD ON THE STREET : 4-1-09

BDAYS
1.  RANDY ORTON  (29)  –  WWE WRESTLER
2.  METHOD MAN  (38)  –  RAPPER
3.  ALBERT & ALLEN HUGHES  (37)  –  FILMMAKERS / “MENACE II SOCIETY” “DEAD PRESIDENTS”


WEEZY IN ROLLING STONES
WOTS… Lil Wayne appears in the next issue of Rolling Stones magazine

In the issue… the rapper talks of how he ended up rocking it out  w/ his next  album “Rebirth”

“[Rapping] became such a regularity for me that I got tired of it… And then I said, ‘You know what? I’m not going to rap on this one.'”

WORD IS… Weezy’s “Rebirth” album has been pushed back from an April 7th release to June


KERI IS #1
WOTS… Keri’s world may be perfect after all

The singer’s debut album “In a Perfect World” lands @ #1 on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop chart…

and is #4  on the Billboard 200 w/ 94,000 copies sold in its 1st wk

Also on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop chart is The Dream & his “Love Vs. Money” @ #2 w/ 35,900 units pushed


WYCLEF HONORED
WOTS… Wyclef Jean will receive the Creative Voice Award @ the “26th Annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards” on April 22 in Los Angeles

WORD IS… the artist being saluted for his humanitarian efforts in his native country Haiti

ACCORDING TO THE PRESIDENT OF ASCAP… “He is not only a hero to millions of music fans around the world, but to the millions of people he helps through his Yéle Haiti Foundation”

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One Response to “WORD ON THE STREET : 4-1-09”

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