By now, I’m sure that many of you have heard that Jermaine Dupree held a press conference at The Atlanta City Hall along side Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed today. Why the hell is the Mayor all involved with this? That’s a whole other conversation. His a++ needs to be working on getting these damn pot holes fixed. Anyway, Jermaine, in commemoration of SoSo Def’s 20 year musical legacy has put together a reunion / blast from the past type concert that was to feature all the hit makers and all the hit songs from those awesome SoSo Def Days. I said “was to feature” because there some folks missing from this reunion photo up above. Have you figured out who is noticeably missing? Continue reading
Yes Gawd Bish! Mary J Blige has teamed up with Jermaine Dupree to bring us one of the hottest samples of the year. Everyone remember the 90′s feel good jam by Arrested Development, Everyday People. Well Mary & JD have revamped the feel good anthem and created a liberating song that is sure to make you bop your head. Check it out.
Yes GAWD Hunty! If it ain’t broke don’t fix it. One thang I love about Mariah Carey is that she is not a dumb bish. Mariah has no problem calling Jermain Dupree when she is ready to make a couple million. I don’t know what it is, but there is a certain magic that takes place whenever Mariah and JD get in the studio together. Some may say that all of their collaborations together have the same sort of feel, but hey, it works.
One thing that I have admired about Mariah over the years is that she is not afraid to get down and dirty with the hip-hop community. Many would argue that her voice could be used in so many greater capacities like singing boring ass ballads. Mariah clearly thinks otherwise. Yes GAWD Mariah! Go In and let have! Continue reading