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The King Of Pop. Seven years ago today, we lost the greatest entertainer of our era Michael Jackson. The singer was preparing to give one more run with the This Is It tour. It was to be his first major tour since HIStory in 1997, at 50-years-old. Just days before the tour was...
Boom Boom. Boom Boom. The beat thumps through the speakers. Four seconds in, the words of a man with a Colombian Scarface accent sets the tone with his threats. “Ah shit, okay, okay, alright. Big man! You wanna make some big bucks, huh? Let's see how tough you are. You know...
HOT 97 is expanding and taking our Summer Jam franchise to Tokyo, Japan! The line up has just been announced: French Montana, Pusha T, Fabolous, Omarion and more! For more info on how to attend, ticket costs and anything else you need, head over to their site: HOT 97 Summer Jam...
The Daily Show's Trevor Noah sat down with Ebro In The Morning & the battle of the light skinned brothers went underway lol. Besides that, they talked about Jon Stewart and the advice he gave him on taking over the show. Trevor also has many endeavors on his plate including...
Dr. Steve Perry, the man behind Diddy's new Charter School opening in Harlem, talks about the importance of teachers and the school system in the city. Opening a charter school requires a lot of work and persistence especially when it comes to changing the mindset of the kids:
This may be one of the most awkward interviews ever. Wiz Khalifa stopped by Ebro In The Morning to talk about his new record "More & More" but things took a turn when the conversation of Rosenberg no longer being a fan of the Pittsburgh rapper. Rosenberg is BFF with Wiz's ex...
Wiz Khalifa stepped up to Hot 97 for a great conversation on life, exes, and baby mama goals with Nessa. The rapper is embracing being a father, and now that his baby boy Bash is getting older he's starting to learn that you have to watch what you say around them. "It's the...
Singer Mario came up to Hot 97 and had a conversation about his music, going independent, and finding love with Nessa. He discussed his decision to go independent after being a part of a major label in recent years. "You gotta spend money to make money," he said. "I think...
Former NYPD officer Corey Pegues stepped up to Ebro in the Morning and discussed his unique journey from being a former drugdealer to having a leadership position with the NYPD. He also discussed beef in the department and his thoughts on Mayor Bill de Blasio. His book Once a...