(News) Lil Wayne Dropped By Mountain Dew

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Lil Wayne’s apology for his Emmett Till lyric wasn’t enough to save his endorsement deal with PepsiCo’s Mountain Dew. The company has officially dropped the rapper.

The father of four teamed with the brand for an extensive DeWeezy Ad Campaign, announced last year. The split was said to be “amicable.”

From the Associated Press:

PepsiCo said in a statement late Friday that Wayne’s “offensive reference to a revered civil rights icon does not reflect the values of our brand.” It declined to provide any further comment.

A publicist for Lil Wayne, Sarah Cunningham, said in a statement that the split was due to “creative differences” and that it was an amicable parting.

“That’s about all I can tell you at this time,” the statement from Wayne’s publicist said.

The controversy erupted after Wayne made the reference to Till on Future’s song “Karate Chop” earlier this year. He refers to beating Continue reading

(Sports) Former Raider Charged With Four Murders & Faces the Death Penalty

Anthony Wayne Smith, the 11th overall pick in the 1990 NFL draft who spent eight years with the Raiders, has been ordered to stand trial for four murders and could face the death penalty.

A Los Angeles County judge ruled after a four-day preliminary hearing that there is sufficient evidence for the 45-year-old Smith to stand trial. All four murder charges will be part of one trial, and the charges make him eligible for the death penalty, although the prosecution has not decided whether to pursue it. Continue reading

(Mixes) DJ B-Lord presents “Flight School Radio Un-Cut” (60 minutes of music)

DJ B-Lord presents Fllight School Radio Un-Cut Volume One.  60 minutes of non-stop music without talk……JUST MUSIC…..new music from artists like Young Jeezy, Juicy J, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Future, Freddie Gibbs, Spiff Kidz, Wale, Drake, T.I., Ace Hood, Trey Songz, and many more.

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(Mixes) DJ B-Lord’s Flight School Radio Mix (Sat Sept 15th)

The Palmetto Classic was in town (Columbia SC) Saturday & DJ B-Lord held down the airwaves of HOT 103.9 w/ this editon of FLIGHT SCHOOL RADIO…….Listen to it on soundcloud below or hit the jump below the logo to download it to your smartphone, laptop or PC.

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(News) Lil Wayne Announces Dedication 4 Official Release Date

Heeeeeeeeeeeeeeey yall!

With one simple tweet, all of Lil Wayne’s questions about the release of his upcoming mixtape, Dedication 4, have been answered.  He initially was supposed to drop the mixtape on August 14th, but pulled back because he didn’t want to interfere with his boy 2 Chainz’s debut album sales.  The new release date for his Dedication 4 mixtape will be August 30th, as Wayne tweeted:

“D4 aug-30”