phony ppl

JBL audio company celebrated the release of their Pulse 2 speaker with the help of Brooklyn band Phony PPL.

These kids are so damn cool. Brooklyn collective Phony Ppl release the visual for their Yesterday’s Tomorrow cut “Baby, Meet My Lover.” Although they took a three-year hiatus before dropping their latest album, it’s like they never left. The Antonella Alberti-directed video features the Brooklyn boys holding auditions to find the perfect lady. The dozens […]

Brooklyn stand up! Phony Ppl and Theophilus London team up on this fresh, eclectic track “Morning After Pill.” The cut is one of the stand out songs from Phony Ppl’s recently released EP, Nothing Special. MUSIC: Phony Ppl Drops “Nothing Special” EP The Brooklyn natives have created an energetic song that features the vocals of […]

With the steady rise of multifaceted youth hip-hop collectives like Odd Future, A$AP Mob and Pro Era breaking new ground in the genre, Phony Ppl and their Nothing Special EP should definitely be added to your playlist. The Brooklyn-born and bred group of talented friends makes music that is a resonant blend of rap, R&B […]


Alan Newton was convicted of rape and jailed 22 years before being cleared by DNA evidence in 2006. Today, a jury awarded him $18.5 million in compensation. So serving 22 years in jail and you come home to $18.5 milli, is that enough?’ Newton, sentenced in 1985 to up to 40 years in prison after being […]

Rihanna showed comic Alan Carr what she’s working with. Carr is the host of London’s  Chatty Man Chat show in London. This is Rihanna’s second appearance on the show. Her first visit was delayed after the ‘Rated R’ diva got stuck in an elevator. Rihanna taught Carr some of her favorite dance hall moves and […]