Day: December 13, 2013

In The Mix: 10 Biracial Rappers Who May Surprise You [Photos]

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In its early stages Rap was largely populated by African-Americans.

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What David Banner Used The Money He Made In Music For [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]

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Who knew David Banner would make such a great transition from music into the acting world. He called into “The Russ Parr Morning Show” to discuss his acting career and working with Russ Parr in his latest film “A Christmas Blessing.” Listen to the audio player to hear David Banner discuss why he never bought a lot of material things and what he really invested his money in.

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The Subtle Secrets That Stores Use To Keep You Shopping

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NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — There are less than two weeks left until Christmas and stores want your cash.

With shopping days slipping away stores are using their best techniques to lure customers inside, CBS 2’s Jennifer McLogan reported.

The shop ’til you drop spirit was alive and well in Island Park where shopper Mary Hayes-Quinn shared her shopping strategy.

“I like to browse and then go in for the kill. I equate it to hunting or fishing,” she said.

Stores have a strategy of their own that is designed to lure you in and keep you buying.

“You come into the store based off the feel and emotion of the store and I think music conveys that,” Jeffrey Debrosse said.

Music makes magic, according to the Wall Street Journal and stores like The Gap and Macy’s pump holiday playlists that are aimed at their core customers.

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Kelly Rowland Talks Engagement To Tim Witherspoon: ‘I Believe In Black Love’

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It looks like Kelly Rowland is taking relationship advice from her best friend Beyonce. The “Dirty Laundry” singer, who is reportedly engaged to manager Tim Witherspoon, is keeping her love life on the hush-hush.

During an appearance on the “Arsenio Hall Show,” the 32-year-old songstress dodged all questions about her rumored fiancé. Instead of admitting their romance, she simply stated, “That’s my best friend. That’s my best friend.”

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After, Arsenio zoomed in to a paparazzi photo of the couple and asked if he gave her an “advanced best friend ring,” Kelly smiled and said, “You know what I will say. I am very happy and I believe in black love.”

“So, uh is that an engagement ring for black love?” the talk show host questioned.

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