In this day and age, there’s a thin line between having a voice and being political. Back in the day, Black artists used their platform to make changes invoke change and bring awareness to the oppressive environment that people of color were experiencing at the time. You know the famous Nina Simone quote, right: “You […]

It takes a lot to freak Uncle Luke out, but the legendary rapper found his limit. The hip hop icon revealed on Kevin Klein Live that he attended one of Donald Trump‘s parties once, and decided to leave because the indecency level was too high. He said, “Me, Mike Tyson and Eddie Murphy, we were invited to [Trump’s] […]

Rappers have swag and with swag comes the ladies. “2 Live Crew” front man Uncle Luke blasted Wiz Khalifa for allegedly breaking the “bro code” when he started dating Kanye West’s ex-girlfriend Amber Rose. PHOTOS: Wiz Khalifa Proposed To Amber Rose? Uncle Luke dished about his thoughts on Wiz and Amber’s relationship to a local […]


Every day there are tons of music related tidbits that float around the internet, but how is one to know what’s good, what’s worth listening to and what everyone will be talking about tomorrow? Well, you’re in luck, because GlobalGrind has rounded up some of the coolest, most buzz-worthy musical information of the day and […]

Miley Cyrus enjoyed a great dinner and quality time with some friends out on Monday night, October 4th. The Disney Channel star was spotted leaving Mr. Chow in Los Angeles where she was met by a mob of paparazzi. She seemed to be enjoying herself along with two friends. Miley and crew then headed to […]

There is a new Law and Order set in Los Angeles, called Law and Order Los Angeles. This version of Law and Order stars Terrence Howard, Regina Hall, Megan Boone, Skeet Ulrich and a bunch of other amazing actors and actresses. The newest addition to the Law & Order brand, ‘Law & Order: Los Angeles’ […]


Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies are looking for those who stabbed and killed a 21-year-old man early Thursday morning on a Hawthorne street. The unidentified victim was driving and stopped at a light at Rosecrans Avenue and Inglewood Avenue about 2:15 a.m., said Lt. Dave Coleman of the L.A County Sheriff’s Department. [Updated at 11:07 a.m.: The L.A. […]


Jay-Z. Eminem. Lil’ Wayne. Rick Ross. All great emcees, surely, but  at times it seems like they’re the only emcees on the radar of the music press. Have you seen MTV’s  10 Hottest MCs in the Game – why have the same 5 rappers been ‘the hottest’ for the past 10 years?  While these megastar […]

As we all probably know by now, Tiny & T.I. were arrested last night in Los Angeles for possession of a controlled substance. TMZ is reporting, based on a photo of the inside of the Maybach: ‘Take a close look at the photo of T.I. getting arrested … and focus on the styrofoam cups in […]


We here at the Global Grind offices listen to a lot of music. So much that it’s sometimes hard to keep track and process it all. A lot of times we only get to listen to a song once. Certain songs, though, we can’t help but repeat over and over – they’re just that good. […]


VIA AP After 13 years behind bars for trying to break in to a church ki tchen to find something to eat, a man who became an example of the harsh sentences allowed by California’s three-strikes law has been ordered released from prison. A Superior Court judge amended Gregory Taylor’s sentence to eight years already […]

This Takers star took some time out to catch some rays. Chris Brown twitpic‘d himself poolside, showing off his washboard abs, colorful swim trunks, and arm full of tattoos, all while sporting a  giants hat. Brown has been hanging around LA since  the premiere of his new movie Takers where he looked rather dapper on […]