How a 5th Grade rapper sold over 250k+ albums with Positive Music

Standing less than 5 feet tall, it’s easy to overlook “Corey J.” in a crowded room. Until he opens his mouth. “There are two types of people in this world,” says 10-year-old Corey Jackson. “There are dreamers. And there are dream chasers. I’m chasing my dreams!” He may only be 10, but rapper Corey J., aka Lil C Note, is fast gaining traction in the Atlanta hip-hop scene. In the last year, the fifth-grader — a self-proclaimed “positive hip-hop” recording artist — received endorsements from some of the biggest names in the rap industry, including Cash Money Records CEO Bryan … Continue reading How a 5th Grade rapper sold over 250k+ albums with Positive Music

Young Jeezy defends Lil Wayne’s comments about ‘Black Lives Matter’

Lil Wayne was blasted across the internet after the Young Money boss made some controversial comments about the Black Lives Matter movement. “I am a young black rich motherf-cker. If that don’t let you know that America understands black motherf-ckers matter these days, I don’t know what it is,” stated Wayne in a Nightline interview. Hot 97’s Nessa spoke with Jeezy about what his “Bout That” collaborator had to say about BLM. “Everybody has their opinion, but at the same time, people just might not understand. I’m not definitely coming to his defense because he is an adult. He understands … Continue reading Young Jeezy defends Lil Wayne’s comments about ‘Black Lives Matter’