Lil’ Mama

Sep
19
New Music: Lil’ Mama – ‘D.O.A.’ + ‘Empire State of Mind’ (Freestyles)

Lil' Mama, Jay-Z, and Alicia Keys

Lil’ Mama is not done T-Paining Jay-Z. A freestyle she did over Jay’s “D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune)” has surfaced. This was reportedly recorded before she crashed the VMAs. She spits the lyrics: “It’s the princess of New York, Lil’ Mama, and I’m crazy.” Yep, we know.

UPDATE: Mama has released a new freestyle over “Empire State of Mind.” “If I’mma address the issue, I’mma do it correct. I’m from Brooklyn, son,” she says before going into the song.

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Sep
16
Alicia Keys Puts Lil’ Mama in Her Place

On Lil’ Mama crashing her VMA performance with Jay-Z: “We can appreciate her being overwhelmed and inspired, but we would’ve preferred she did it from her seat.”

On Kanye’s outburst: “I think that obviously he knew that probably wasn’t in best taste in retrospect and I think that he realized that wasn’t quite the right thing to do, so I’m sure that he’s apologetic and I know he already did apologize.”

Sep
14
Lil’ Mama: Blame It on New York

Lil' Mama, Jay-Z, and Alicia Keys

Lil’ Mama is singing a new tune. The “Lip Gloss” rapper has issued a statement apologizing for crashing Jay-Z and Alicia Keys’ VMA performance.

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Sep
14
Lil’ Mama Crashes the VMAs

Lil' Mama, Jay-Z, and Alicia Keys

Whoa Lil’ Mama! What was the 19-year-old femcee doing on stage during Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind” closing performance with Alicia Keys? We know she’s on MTV’s payroll, but that doesn’t give you the right to upstage Hov.

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Jul
20
Lil’ Mama Reveals New Album Title

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Lil’ Mama is setting out to show and prove who she is on her second album.

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Jul
15
Rap-Up TV: Rap-Up 4th Anniversary Party

Rap-Up celebrated its 4th Anniversary & Summer Issue Release with an exclusive party presented by VTech and G-Shock at the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood, Calif., on June 26.

Cover star Ciara hosted and LeToya Luckett, Adrienne Bailon, Melody Thornton, Lil’ Mama, Teairra Mari, Shanell, and more helped mark the special occasion. Click here for photos.

Jul
8
Rap-Up TV: Lil’ Mama Likens Michael Jackson to Jesus

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The day after Michael Jackson died, Lil’ Mama shared her sadness with Rap-Up TV on the red carpet at Rap-Up‘s 4th Anniversary & Summer Issue Release Party in West Hollywood.

She likened MJ’s passing to the death of Jesus Christ. “Jesus Christ touched so many people. The story that they gave of this man. … He healed people. Michael Jackson did the same thing, not only with his music, but with his performance and his personality.”

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