After 20 years, Puma decides to re-enter the basketball realm by hiring Jay-Z as the President of Basketball Operations.
21 Year Old Jimmy Wopo was shot and killed in his hometown of Pittsburgh.
20 year old Florida rapper XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday, June 18th while in Miami.
Former Sacramento Kings All-Star DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to cover the funeral expenses of Stephon Clark, who was shot and killed by police officers while standing in his grandmother’s backyard. Officers fired about 20 shots at Clark, who they feared was pointing a gun at them. However, no weapons were found on him after his murder — only a cell phone.
Today marks the 39th birthday of the beloved American singer and actress, Aaliyah Dana Haughton, who was tragically killed in an airplane crash along with other members of her record company in 2001. In the last years of her life, Aaliyah made her mark in what would make the legacy of her music to last many years after her death. Between 1991-2001 was a decade of prosperity for Aaliyah, who created some of the classics we still play today using her alluring and smooth vocals that grasped the attention of music listeners near and far. Aaliyah has been credited for revolutionizing and redefining R&B, hip-hop and pop through her unique sultry mix of hip-hop, pop and soul.