Contact Us

B.o.B. Talks Swag With President Obama, Meek Mill Giving Away $8,500 Bike & More

B.o.B. recently performed for President Obama, and the young ATL pop star shared their interaction on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show,” “He came in, he was like ‘Nice sneakers.’ I was like ‘Hey man, nice swag.'” [RickeySmiley]

Wiz Khalifa recently popped up in the video for Maroon 5’s “Payphone,” playing a guy who gets his car stolen, then blown up by Adam Levine. Hmm. [YouTube]

Meek Mill, who just dropped a great mixtape, is giving away a custom Ethika motocross bike worth $8,500 to a lucky fan. Submit your “A1″ motocross bike trick via Viddy by June 2 to win. [Viddy]

Things are not looking great for Lil Boosie, whose defense rested their case yesterday (May 10), without calling a single witness, after the controversial rapper’s murderous lyrics were scrutinized. “Yo Marlo, he drive a Monte Carlo/ Dat bitch grey, I want him dead today/ Here go the cake,” seems pretty straightforward. Good luck with that, Boosie. [AllHipHop]

Uh, so the Ying Yang Twins remixed Justin Bieber‘s “Boyfriend.” Weird. “Word to my homeboy Bieber.” [YouTube]

Singer Leela James will be releasing her new album, In the Spirit of Etta James, this summer, in tribute to the revered soul legend. “I think Etta James sang from real pain, which truly made the blues and soul of her music special,” Leela says of the album. “To have the opportunity to do an album paying tribute to the late Etta James is an honor and it is my intent to keep her legacy of music alive in doing so.” [Shanachie]

Recommended for You

Around the Web

Best of TheBoombox

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Boombox quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!