From hood to skater, Weezy is serious about this skateboarding thing

TMZ has learned, “the rapper is practicing his skateboard skills on the road, traveling around with his own personal skate ramp … in the back of an ESCALADE.” Sources close to the hip hop star says that he packs a “portable quarter pipe” into a trailer which follows his tour bus “24/7”. Wayne continues to practice his skating skills at all hours of the day and squeezes in training at “random places” whenever he has a... Read More

[VIDEO] Lauryn Hill Performs Live In New York, Was It worth The Wait?

By JON CARAMANICA   It was well past 11 on Tuesday night at the Music Hall of Williamsburg, and Ms. Lauryn Hill — maybe the most gifted female rapper in history, one of the most versatile pop talents in recent memory and also one of the great modern celebrity recluses — was nowhere in sight. By the time her D.J. played the third Nicki Minaj song of the night you had to wonder if it was a taunt. After all, he’d been thrown to the... Read More