This Elz joint is literally dope! The last time we heard something from Elz, it was the smooth “Anything” that sampled Aaliyah’s “One In A Million.” And now the young emcee – who reps Queens like no other – is back with the visuals to “89 Crack” off his New York Times mixtape.  The primarily black-and-white video is […]

It’s been a couple of months since Queens representative ELZ came through and blessed us with some new music. That’s too long. So we’re happy to report that ELZ is back with new heater. MUSIC: ELZ “Birthday Surprise” Remix  The song is called “Anything” and it’s produced by SV. When we get a new track from […]

What’s a birthday without a birthday cake, but c’mon, what’s a birthday without a “Birthday Surprise?” NEW MUSIC: ELZ Feat. Halftime & Kai Roy’al “Camera Dance!” Queens native Elz, who reps his borough with such pride, delivers this new cut for his fans. And of course, ain’t nothing better than the gift of music. It’s […]

Have you ever done the “Camera Dance?” Don’t act like you haven’t! NEW MUSIC: ELZ “How To Rhyme (State Of Emergency)” When you’re in the club looking so fresh, so clean, you can’t help but want to pose, especially when you hear that click-click for a pic. New York native Elz links up with members of […]

ELZ reps his community hard with this one! NEW MUSIC: ELZ “How To Rhyme (State Of Emergency)!” New York upstart ELZ, who released the visuals to “How To Rhyme (State Of Emergency)” off his N.Y. Times mixtape, now drops this dope freestyle joint over Naughty By Nature‘s “Uptown Anthem” instrumental. There’s even a Nas sample that […]

Recent reports state that New York Jet Santonio Holmes was removed from a plane a Pittsburgh International Airport were completely false. Some news outlets stated that Santonio Holmes was removed from an airplane today for being a disruptive passenger. It turns out the ordeal was about an Ipod, reports claim that Santonio did not want […]


President Obama eulogized civil rights pioneer Dorothy Height this morning.  He went on to say that she was a force for both equality as well as justice and that she deserved to be mentioned in the same breath as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and W.E.B Dubois.  President Obama also stated that Ms. Height deserved […]

  Ron Isley is fresh off his release from his 3 year prison sentence said that some of his plans include releasing a gospel album, – that was inspired by performances he gave fellow inmates and the work that he did in the prison chapel. He told Los Angeles DJ Steve Harvey, ‘(I was) talking […]

Karen Clark Sheard of the legendary Clark Sisters has just released her fifth solo album entitled ‘ All In One,’ which by the way will be the first release under her new label Karew Records. To say that Karen Clark Sheard has been busy is an understatement. Word on the street has it that Clark-Sheard […]

–Melonie Wallace Melonie Wallace: I recently had the opportunity to interview Michelle Williams. We had a great conversation about being sexy, her recent split from Matthew Knowles as her manager, her career, and her various business ventures, as well as her faith.  Michelle made mention of those who have criticized her career path and moves […]


by Melonie Wallace Hi Global grind J!!!!!!  The Internet and Christian community has been a buzz about Jay Z and his alleged involvement with numerous cults.  I mean come on he’s married to Beyonce a young Southern girl who has been closely linked to her church in Houston St. Johns along with longtime family friend […]