Dallas Austin

"In order for me to get the additional $5 million, I had to create a white character."

With music flowing through his DNA, it’s no surprise Evan Ross is pressing pause on his acting career to pursue a career in music. Over the past year, Evan’s been recording tirelessly with his longtime friend and musical mentor Dallas Austin. After enlisting T.I. to lace his new single “How To Live Alone” with a dope verse, […]

After watching VH1’s TLC biopic Crazy Sexy Cool: A TLC Story, many of you are probably wondering: who is the woman behind the trials and tribulations of TLC? Her name is Perri “Pebbles” Reid, and besides being TLC’s manager, Pebbles is a woman of many talents. Pebbles got her start in the music industry as a […]

Super producer and tech junkie Dallas Austin spoke to GlobalGrind about the Beat Thang, his new music making device which is presently on sale in the Musical Instruments department Best Buy stores across the country.  Beat Thang has 3,000 original, sample-free sounds, hundreds of original beats, loops and 65 digital effects, including waveform editing, mixing […]

As we do each and every day, GlobalGrind brings you the best hip-pop celebrity photos of everything that’s happened in the past 24 hours. We noticed that stars do the same normal things that we all do. They party, drink, kick it with the family and shop. First Lady Michelle Obama was out on safari with […]

  Todays iGRIND is all about the music! First, we take a look at Dallas Austin’s new beat box, Beat Thang, a 3000 beat library machine that takes music making and technology to a whole ‘nother level, then we’re gonna play around with Google’s new doodle in honor of guitar giant Les Paul. After that, […]

Nike AF1 is going to be involved with possibly a Nike 5 Borough Pack… in celebration of the World Basketball Festival. So here is a sneak preview look at the upcoming Nike Air Force 1 Quickstrike models that were designed by main man, DJ Clark Kent. The two models and colorways of the Air Force […]

<p>&nbsp;</p><p>Fresh on the heels of the hyper-buzz created by the &ldquo;Skunk SBs&rdquo; last week is this SB Dunk Low! Though there isn&rsquo;t much communicated about this latest image to hit the &lsquo;net of the popular Nike line, the details, materials and colorway incorporated are absolutely ILLLLY! A suede/perforated leather combo upper gets this party started. […]