Posts By Elizabeth Black

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VH1 Rock Doc Finding The Funk Will Debut At South By Southwest

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The Emmy-winning VH1 Rock Docs franchise is making a big splash at South By Southwest in March. Downloaded, the feature directed by Alex Winter about the rise and fall of Napster, will debut at the Austin film festival on March 10th, and we’re proud to announce that Finding The Funk, directed by Nelson George and narrated by Questlove, will also have its world premiere at the fest on March 13th. Read more…

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Take A Tour Of The Black Ink Crew Tattoo Shop With Ceaser, O’S**t, And Dutchess


We’re getting pretty intimate now with the whole cast of Black Ink Crew, from Ceaser and Dutchess‘ blossoming romance to Alex‘s troubled friendships with her co-stars, but what we really wanted to see when we visited the Black Ink Gallery recently was the shop itself. Show us where the tattoo magic happens, people! Luckily, Ceaser, O’S**t, and Dutchess did just that.
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Tahiry, Olivia, And Joe Budden Go Old School Hollywood For XXL

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Love And Hip Hop stars Tahiry, Joe Budden, and Olivia Longott put on their black-tie finest yesterday for a photo shoot with XXL Magazine, and from what we’ve seen so far (thanks to Tahiry’s Instagram), the results are stunning.

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Don’t Be An April Fool, Tune In To Master Of The Mix On April 1

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VH1 is proud to team up with Smirnoff for our latest competition series, Master Of The Mix, which debuts Monday, April 1. The show will test DJs not only on mixing skills, but on their music knowledge and performance techniques. For more information about this new series, read on.

VH1 MIXES IT UP, TEAMING UP WITH SMIRNOFF VODKA FOR THIRD SEASON OF MASTER OF THE MIX

SEASON PREMIERES APRIL 2013 WITH 10 ONE-HOUR EPISODES


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“What’s It Like To Be On TV And Have A Baby?” Jen The Pen, The VH1 Blog’s Newest Contributor, Answers That And More

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Have you ever wondered what it’s really, truly like to be on a reality show? Who dresses and styles you? How do you get cast? What do you do with your kids when you’re off fighting with Raqi Thunda? We were talking to Jen “the Pen” Bayer of Love And Hip Hop recently and she was more than happy to answer all our questions, and she even offered to be our newest VH1 Blog contributor. Every Wednesday, Jen will give us the rundown on the latest trends, fashions, and more, but today, she’s kicking off her inaugural post with some answers to the basic questions like how did she get on this show anyway? (Answer: It was on her vision board so she willed it to happen.) Take it away, Jen!
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Listen To Consequence’s Latest Track, “Little Precious Cargo,” Written For Caiden

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Last week, Consequence sent us is diss track, “Looka Here Baby,” written for Raqi Thunda after he and Jen The Pen had words with her on Love And Hip Hop. It was a good song, but we thought the album art was also pretty great. This week, Cons has a new record out and somehow he outdid himself, lyrically and visually. The song, “Little Precious Cargo,” is written for Cons and Jen’s son, Caiden, and features what is maybe the cutest album art of all time. After the jump, take a listen to the track. Read more…

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La La, Po, And Dice On The Art Of Ass Fluffing


“Spotted dick is not for me,” Dice Dixon told Carrie Keagan today when she and her pals La La Anthony and Po Johnson visited Big Morning Buzz Live. But you knew that already, because you’ve been watching La La’s Full Court Life this season and you saw the ladies attempt at authentic British dining. One thing these girls do enjoy? Ass fluffing. For a full demonstration of what that entails, watch the clip above. After the jump, watch part two of the ladies’ interview, in which they talk about why La hated Po when she first met her.
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Mother Goose And Her Fairy Tales! Read The Best Love And Hip Hop Tweets Of The Night

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Last night on Love And Hip Hop, it feels like we saw the death of a friendship. Lore’l and Winter started the night as thick as thieves and by the time Winter had finished reading a sample chapter from her memoir, they were dunzo. And judging from the tweets they wrote during the episode, that’s a friendship that hasn’t rekindled.

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