Gatorade’s “Be Like Mike” campaign with Michael Jordan

Gatorade’s “Be Like Mike” campaign with Michael Jordan is the stuff of marketing legend. In an homage to the ads that dropped over 25 years ago, Jordan Brand unveiled its “Be Like Mike” collection in collaboration with Gatorade.    The collection includes kicks, hoodies, sweatshirts and tees. The shoes are the Air Jordan 6 and the Air … Continue reading Gatorade’s “Be Like Mike” campaign with Michael Jordan

Hip-Hop is introducing children to coding and technology

At hackathons in New York, students rap about HTML, CSS and Python. When Jamel Mims teaches young, lower-income minority students in New York, he doesn’t deploy traditional materials like a blackboard, a whiteboard or PowerPoint. He uses a microphone—turned up loud for politicized raps—and mobile phones with augmented-reality apps. Mr Mims’s “interactive hip-hop classroom” uses music … Continue reading Hip-Hop is introducing children to coding and technology

Top 5 EDM/Rap Collaborations Of All Time

EDM and rap have been flirting with each other for decades. Countless EDM remixes of rap songs exist, and producers like Just Blaze and Kanye West have incorporated elements of electronic music into rap. Still, true collaborations between the two genres have been few and far between–until recently. With Lil Jon and DJ Snake’‘s “Turn Down for What” thumping out of every … Continue reading Top 5 EDM/Rap Collaborations Of All Time

Meek Mill’s Judge Reportedly Being Investigated By FBI

Genece Brinkley, the Philadelphia-based judge who last week handed Meek Mill a two to four year prison sentence for violating his probation, is being investigated by the FBI. “The feds have an interest in the judge and [her] potential relationships”. “This is an investigation looking into a possible extortionate demand. Undercover agents have been in the courtroom … Continue reading Meek Mill’s Judge Reportedly Being Investigated By FBI

Gal Gadot Won’t Make “Wonder Woman” Sequel If Brett Ratner Stays

Gal Gadot, best known for her role as the titular character in Wonder Woman, is reportedly refusing to sign on for another installment in that superhero franchise as long as Brett Ratner is still on the project in some capacity, as per CNBC. Ratner, whose production company was one of the major forces behind the first movie in the … Continue reading Gal Gadot Won’t Make “Wonder Woman” Sequel If Brett Ratner Stays

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