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The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Angie Martinez

The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Angie Martinez

Angie Martinez AKA “The Voice of New York” got her break at HOT 97 at the age of 16 and since then her radio programs have been consistently ranked as the #1 in the country with more younger listeners than her competitors. Currently she is hosting Afternoon Drive (with co-host DJ Enuff) where she interviews A-list talent such as Mariah Carey and Kanye West (among numerous others.) Angie’s talents go far beyond successful radio shows as she’s lent her rapping skills to her friends’ tracks ranging from legends like KRS-One, Missy Elliot, Mary J. Blige, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes and more which earned her nominations at the BET Awards and Grammys.

We love Angie Martinez and are honored that she’s let us in on the inside scoop. From her go-to karaoke song to where she sees herself in 20 years, find out the nine things you never knew about this star of This Is Hot 97!

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The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Funkmaster Flex

The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Funkmaster Flex

Bronx, New York native, Funkmaster Flex, is a force to be reckoned with in the nationally syndicated radio world. Not only have his remixes have delighted fans on the HOT 97 airwaves for over twenty years, but he also is a television staple (starring in his own series Ride With Funkmaster Flex and Funk Flex Full Throttle plus numerous appearances on Yo! MTV Raps,) as well as working with Ford as an innovator in the custom car space since 2005. Oh, and did we mention that he’s the featured DJ in both Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned and Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony? The sky is the limit for Flex and we’re thrilled to have him join the VH1 fam.

As someone who rang in the weekends with Flex for the bulk of my life, it is truly an honor to get the inside scoop on all things Flex. From his guilty pleasure to his first job, find out the nine things you never knew about Funkmaster Flex. Read more…

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The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Natalie Guercio

The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Natalie Guercio

So far, we know Natalie Guercio is the type of chick who stands up for herself, doesn’t back down, looks riDICulously good in a catsuit, and runs her family business like a boss. But did you also know she’s kind of a nerd for musicals and loves barbecue? We dug up some lesser-known facts about the Mob Wives star, so check out our list of 9 Things You Never Knew to learn about her favorite Philly restaurant, the one food she absolutely hates, and the thing that causes her the most anxiety. Read more…

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The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Alicia DiMichele Garofalo

The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Alicia DiMichele Garofalo
Alicia DiMichele Garofalo is a romantic. Why else would she be so into The Notebook? That little fact is one of the things we learned when we asked her to take our Scoop Q&A to find out more about her. The Mob Wives star also reveals some other guilty pleasures, including what she secretly loves to smoke, and which celeb she crushes on. Find out everything in The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Alicia. Read more…

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Winter Is Coming: VH1 Stars Bundle Up

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We’re used to seeing most of our VH1 stars in sexy, barely there outfits causing anyone who crosses their path to do a double take. But winter is coming and that means its time to bundle up – at least for those of us who reside on the East coast. Check out how the casts of Love & Hip Hop, Black Ink Crew, Mob Wives and more rock their coats, scarves and gloves bringing winter style to a new level of sexy. Read more…