Oct 30

Jam Master Jay’s Studio

In recognition of todays anniversary of JMJ’s death, MTV News got an exclusive visit to his former studio (24/7 Studio in Queens, New York).
The Queens native William “The Mayor” Pittman bought the studio with his partners Erik Jewel and female rapper Vein in January this year.
Pittman told MTV News in what bad condition he found JMJ’s studio when he got the keys earlier this year.

Read article at VH1.com

Jul 25

DMC’s New Solo Album 95% Done / Emmy Award for DMC?

The news section of DMC’s homepage has an interview where DMC states that he’s “95 percent done with a new solo album which he says will open a lot of eyes in hip-hop”.

Well, no release date so far, but at least it seems to get closer.

Interview at DMC’s News section – news from 20th July 2007, entitled “Tougher Than Leather”.

In other news DMC’s website informs about the Emmy Award nomination for his adoption documentary:
“DMC: My Adoption Journey” has been nominated for the 28th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards, in the category of Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming”.

Emmy Award nomination news article – news from 25th July 2007, entitled “‘DMC: My Adoption Journey’ Documentary Nominated for Emmy Award”.