Busta Rhymes, Cam’ron, Flavor Flav, Jim Jones, Papoose, and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, were on hand for the Funk Master Flex Custom Bike and Car Show on September 9th at Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Check out pictures from WireImage.
The New York Daily News reports Busta Rhymes’ Bentley pulled up in front of The Plumm nightclub Thursday night, but for two hours he never set foot outside his pricey ride. The car was quickly surrounded by women spilling out of the club.
Rap acts on television this week include the Roots, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Tuesday; Snoop Dogg, who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Thursday and presents at the MTV Video Music Awards later; and other VMA appearances by presenters 50 Cent, Kanye West, Diddy, LL Cool J, Missy Elliott, Busta Rhymes, Lil Jon, and performances by T.I. and Ludacris with Pharrell Williams.
Busta Rhymes was photographed outside the Ed Sullivan Theatre where he performed on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ in New York City on Wednesday (August 23). Check out pictures from WireImage.
The Associated Press reports Busta Rhymes was arraigned Sunday on an assault charge after he was reportedly accused of attacking a man for spitting on his car on August 12th. The rapper is due back in court on October 24th. The full story at newsday.com has since been removed.
Rappers on television this week include Outkast, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Monday, visit ‘TRL’ on Tuesday and ‘The Early Show’ on Friday, while Andre 3000 visits ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ on Friday; E-40, who performs with T-Pain on ‘The Late Late Show’ on Monday and gets a 1st look on ‘TRL’ on Thursday; and Busta Rhymes, who performs on ‘The Late Show’ on Wednesday.
Busta Rhymes was being grilled by cops last night about the unsolved murder of his bodyguard after being busted for assaulting a man at a Randalls Island concert, a police source tells The New York Daily News. Rhymes, whose real name is Trevor Smith, was arrested at about 8 p.m. as he and his entourage tried to flee the East River island.
Busta Rhymes is out with the video to his new single ‘In The Ghetto’, from the Brooklyn rapper’s seventh studio album ‘The Big Bang’, released on Aftermath/Interscope. Watch the Chris Robinson directed video via YouTube below.
Popworld.com caught up with Alesha Dixon and asked the former Mis-Teeq star what her national anthem would be if she were the Queen of Popworld. “[Laughs] Busta Rhymes ‘Touch It’. That would be a good anthem to get everyone dancing,” she responded. “In terms of getting people up on the dance floor Busta’s the king. I actually don’t like our national anthem [‘God Save The Queen’], I think it needs updating. In this country not everybody is a royalist. I think we need a national anthem that everybody can relate to.”