It must be difficult growing up as a hood girl in this generation having to look up to the likes of Keyshia Cole as an inspiration to make it out the trap house one day and find true love.
Since Monica kept being ’bout that life concealed until her first Sister 2 Sister magazine interview post break-up with C-Murder, we had to search elsewhere to get us through our ranch sunflower seeds pre-teen struggles. Enter the first lady of No Limit R&B.
Allow us to educate you in the glory of all that is Mercedes with our top 5 favorite songs from her renowned discography.
Hip Hop n’ More – Pusha T says Kanye West may possibly be working on a ‘Cruel Winter’ album. Pusha dances here and there around the question at first; but, eventually confirms it’s in the works.
Smoking Section - Speaking of ‘Ye, check out a video of him and Ma$e from 1998. Time has definitely been on his side!
House Mother Kanye hasn’t released a solo album since 2010′s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy but that didn’t stop him from receiving a staggering 17 nominations for the seventh annual BET Hip-Hop Awards. Let the “that’s unabashed dick riding though” Twitter debate ensue. Other multiple nominees dominated categories include 2 Chainz (13) and Drake (11).
The award show will take place in Atlanta on Saturday, September 29th but doesn’t air on the network until October 9th.
Comedian Mike Epps, who is set to host the awards for the fourth year in a row, hit up 106 & Park yesterday with nominees A$AP Rocky, Ca$h Out, DJ Envy and DJ Drama. Check out the full list of this year’s nominees on BET.com.