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An Open Letter to World Star Hip-Hop…

zulu_natio-symbolThe Universal Zulu Nation is not happy with how World Star Hip-Hop is portraying Blacks.  The Minister Of Information, Quadeer “M.C. Spice” Shakur, took to his pen to express his feelings towards the site and its content… 

Mr. O’Denat,

On behalf of the thousands of members of the Universal Zulu Nation, of which I am Minister Of Information, I write you this letter in peace and hope these words find you in the best of health and spirits. Brother, we at UZN have the utmost respect and love for all who choose to take our Culture to new heights, and we thank you for your part in creating new media that preserves our culture. It is with great sadness that we bring to your attention the obvious ills of your site, WorldStarHipHop.com. Mister O’Denat, you are well aware, or should be well aware that many are viewing your site’s content as very graphic and extremely violent. Before you brush this off as just another person’s opinion of your site and the content you publish, please do not get it confused. This is not the case. Continue reading

50 Cent shuts down World Star Hip-Hop?

Wow!!!  One of the most popular urban websites in the world just got shut down, and WORD HAS IT that 50 Cent is to blame.  World Star Hip Hop has officially been shut down and seized by Homeland Security for copyright infringement. The internet is going crazy over this one. Another one bites the dust….50 Cent has taken down yet another entity.  In November of 2009, 50 filed a lawsuit against the website, claiming his image and content was used on the website without permission.  We are not messing with him!! SMH!! Peep his tweets below.

Update via Billboard

Just hours later, the controversial rapper made a call to New York radio station Hot 97 to publicly express the reasons behind his actions towards the site. “I took a lawsuit… we’ve been through the process for a while,” he said. “Two weeks from now we’ll be in mediation to find out exactly how much they owe me. They’ve been advertising me on Worldstar for two years straight. They used the ‘I Am Robot’ image at the top of the site and my head was on the actual robot. Continue reading