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Lil Kim is celebrating her 41st birthday today, so it’s only right that we join in on the festivities. We already know what the woman also known as Kimberly Jones is capable of on her own merit, so today we’re highlighting some of her most memorable work as a featured artist. With over two decades […]


The best mic man to ever grace a wresting ring, Ric Flair is celebrating a birthday today. The Man’s bravado, quick wit and slick talk was just unmatched for decades. And as time progresses, there still seems to be no one better or even close to The Nature Boy. With the help of superstars like […]

2013 may go down as Jay Z’s best year ever. Who starts the year at the Presidential Inauguration then goes on to win two Grammys, drinks his new cognac out of said Grammys, goes to Cuba, releases a #1 album that goes platinum before it’s even released, and watch his wife headline his very own […]

Happy Birthday Kanye West! Today is Air Yeezy’s 35th Birthday and we’re pretty sure the multi-hyphenate talent will find plenty of ways to celebrate in over the top fashion.  But what would a birthday be without some cake? RELATED: Happy Birthday Kanye West: His 10 Best Songs We know that Kanye’s boo Kim Kardashian probably […]

Today we celebrate the late Luther Vandross’ birthday. The Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and producer passed away in 2005 after giving the world over two decades of timeless music. During Luther’s rise to stardom one of his most oft-compared peers was Freddie Jackson. The two enjoyed a friendly rivalry in the 1980s as well as a […]

Happy Birthday Barry White! 67 years ago today the Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and producer was born in Galveston, TX. White first made a name for himself as a songwriter in the 60s and 70s before reluctantly embarking on a solo career. Lucky for us he overcame his fear of performing and released his […]

Today, December 4th,  is Jay-Z’s birthday. With a bestseller under his belt as well as a successful Home & Home Tour, Jay-Z has much to be celebrate this day. He has come from being a two bit hustler from the Marcy Housing projects to having his face on Forbes Magazine next to Warren Buffet. Here’s a […]

Special birthday shout outs are due to Wu-Tang Clan member Method Man!