Canhead is on the check in, with over 1,500 hundred emails in the inboxes, each one filled in the middle with more nuggety news than CNN and Fox combined. Live from your favorite underground website, too funky for the other news junkies!! From South Central to Hudson, Oak Grove to Oakland, South Beach to Venice Beach, and international ports abroad, this is what’s Really Really Good in your hood!! The Red Pill Season has begun, are you ready?!? Glasses of water at the bottom of the post!
Check out the Blogcritics.org Culture Section. They have a segement called FOCUS: Kids in the Hood and the articles deal with topics like playground bullies, rites of passage, and the introduction of gang mentality in young kids, and more.
Parents Beware: The 6 Top Modeling Scams That You Need To Know About
Tip sheet that lists the top 6 scams con artists use to prey upon young girls.
from Hip Hop Press.
NO PORK ON MY GODDAMN FORK PLEASE!!!!
Cloned Pigs Produce Healthy Pork? from National Geographic News.
Also on National Geographic.com UFOs — Is It Real video.
And yet again at NGC…NGC US’ global special reveals the “Lost Gospel of Judas” from Indian Televison.
Check out YoGotti’s ““Gangsta Party” Video E-Card featuring Bun B and 8Ball!
This new album is on FIRE for real! Check the video for “That Heat” featuring will.i.am and Erykah Badu and click on the links for some more on Sergio!
Sergio Mendes talks hip-hop from AP Wire.com
Russell Simmons signs new deal with HBO from Mediaweek.com.
Make sure you stop by DJ 3rdI’s MySpace page! Dude has some serious footage from his trip to Africa, and the documentary he is workin’ on is sure to be a huge hit! Check the clip for his video “Hip Hop Revolution” and pay his site a visit!
Taken from a press release:
On the heels of announcing their being added to Coachella, Gnarls Barkley, the highly anticipated collaboration from Danger Mouse and Cee-Lo, has been confirmed to perform on the main stage at this year’s Lollapalooza. Lollapalooza will be held August 4-6 at Chicago’s Grant Park. Gnarls will be performing on the main stage on Saturday the 5th.
Gnarls Barkley added to Lollapalooza from Chocolate.com.
Let’s Play Hide The Negro from Crunk & Disorderly
“Longoria recalls, ‘She said, ‘You can’t give grandma a calendar. She doesn’t know Tony’s black.’ I said, ‘We’ll just tell her he’s French.’”
I guess it’s true what they say about turning a ho into a…DESPERATE housewife!
Song of the day:
Peace party people!! Here are a few more links, old and new, floating around the net that’s worth a look….
RIP Octavia Butler
Octavia E. Butler at TwBookmark.com
APRIL 6-28: THE PHARCYDE’S TRE HARDSON ON THE ROAD
Tre’s new cut “Roots Love and Culture” with MC Lyte is just a taste of what’s in store, as he is set to drop his new CD, Slim Kid’s Cafe, and hit the road for a spring tour. Make sure you catch him performing with his new band Fuqawi, as well as Speech from Arrested Development , Modill, and Longshot on the Rap Renegades Tour.
1 More Hit is the upcoming documentary that follows hip hop producer J Swift of The Pharcyde. He was featured in the March edition of Scratch magazine, and the movie shows him as he tries to overcome homelessness and a crack habit and jump start his music career. Check the website for more info!
Teddy Live in ’79 DVD – NEW!
MySpace Shout Outs!!
Jha Voice — The MySpace Freestyle Promo is classic!
One Session — Make sure you check these guys out! Their new album is in stores now, look for the review soon!
In The News:
More Than 500,000 Rally in L.A. for Immigrants’ Rights
I saw some of this from my window and walked the streets with the people today. Latinos shut downtown L.A. down for real! That’s what’s up!
In case you missed it…
Plight Deepens for Black Men, Studies Warn, New York Times.
MySpace Massacre! Vol. 1 Mixtape coming soon!
A few joints on MySpace you need to hear
More soon, stay tuned.