Grandmaster Flash, Jermaine Dupri, Ludacris, and Young Jeezy were on hand for the BET Hip-Hop Awards Nominees and Icon Awards Announcement on Thursday (October 12) at Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce in Atlanta, Georgia. Check out pictures from WireImage.
MTV News spoke with Young Jeezy about his second LP, ‘The Inspiration: Thug Motivation 102’, due December 5th. “I get, ‘Can he do it again?,’ but people don’t understand [that] even on my mixtapes, I went at it like an album,” he said. “Right now I’m working on my fifth album, in my mind [factoring in his first mixtape, ‘Streets Is Watching’, and his last street CD, ‘Can’t Ban the Snowman’]. So I’mma be a little more advanced than people think. Because when I was doing that, I was preparing myself for this. I was training, I was getting ready for the fight. You know everybody says ‘the sophomore jinx’? Ain’t gonna happen, man. I been telling everybody this is probably the best rap album in the past 10 years.” Read more.
Rap acts on television this week include T.I., who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Monday; Chamillionaire, who performs on ‘TRL’ on Tuesday; Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D., who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Wednesday; Young Jeezy, who performs on ‘TRL’ on Thursday; and Busta Rhymes, who performs on ‘TRL’ on Friday.
Radio One Spring Fest’s AG Entertainment Party featured appearances by Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and Young Jeezy on May 6th at Suite Nightclub in Miami, Florida. Check out pictures from WireImage.
Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs was on hand for the AG Entertainment Farewell Party with Young Jeezy in concert during Radio One Spring Fest on Sunday (May 7) at Mansion Nightclub in Miami, Florida. Check out pictures from WireImage.
LL Cool J, T.I., Christina Milian, Keyshia Cole, Nick Cannon, Young Jeezy and Yung JOC Visit MTVs ‘Direct Effect’ on Monday (April 3) at MTV Studios in New York City. Check out pictures from FilmMagic.
Big Boi of Outkast, T.I., and Young Jeezy attended the Atlanta premiere of ‘ATL’ at the Atlantic Station Regal Theater on Wednesday (March 29) in Atlanta, Geogria. Check out pictures from GettyImages.
Busta Rhymes and Young Jeezy visited BET’s ‘Rap City’ on Wednesday (January 25) at CBS Studios in New York City. Check out pictures from FilmMagic.
Young Jeezy is out with the video to his new single ‘My Hood’, from the album ‘Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101’, released on Def Jam Records. Watch the Hype Williams directed video via YouTube below.