Bernie Mac was a standup comedian and actor on film and television known for his “Bernie Mac Show” and appearance in the “Ocean’s 11” films.
Actor and comedian Bernie Mac was born Bernard Jeffrey McCullough on October 5, 1957, in Chicago, Illinois. Growing up in a large family on Chicago’s South Side, his grandfather was the deacon of a Baptist church.Mac performed his first standup routine at the age of eight, impersonating his grandparents at the dinner table for the church congregation.
After losing his mother to cancer (his brother, father and grandmother died not long after), Mac realized the healing power of laughter. He began telling jokes for spare change in the Chicago subway. While working various odd jobs, he eventually established his own weekly variety show at Chicago’s Regal Theatre and joined the comedy club circuit in 1977.
From Ether by NAS [This is an excerpt. An excerpt. Get the lyrics at songlyrics.com.]
I am the truest, name a rapper that I ain’t influenced
Gave y’all chapters but now I keep my eyes on the Judas
F@ck with your soul like ether (Will)
Teach you the king you know you (Not)
“God’s son”, across the belly (Lose)
I prove you lost already
I’ve been f@cked over, left for dead, dissed and forgotten
Luck ran out, they hoped that I’d be gone, stiff and rotten
Y’all just piss on me, shit on me, spit on my grave
Talk about me, laugh behind my back but in my face Continue reading →
Your Butt Is Mine
Gonna Take You Right
Just Show Your Face
In Broad Daylight
I’m Telling You
On How I Feel
Gonna Hurt Your Mind
Don’t Shoot To Kill
Come On, Come On,
Lay It On Me All Right… Continue reading →
Conspiracy Theory: What Really Happened To Tupac’s Bodyguard, Frank Alexander? By Lena C., On June 06, 2013
54 year old Frank “Big Frank” Alexander, rapper Tupac Shakur’s former handpicked bodyguard was found dead in his Murrieta, CA home on April 28, 2013. It’s being reported that it was suicide. He was found with a bullet wound to the head. There haven’t been any further reports following Big Frank’s death.
Big Frank was Tupac’s bodyguard on the night of the 1996 shooting in Las Vegas, NV. In several interviews, Big Frank has said he was ordered –by the company he worked for– not to take any Continue reading →
Rapper Amil Left The Music Industry Because She Refused To Sell Her Soul? Posted by Lena C. (2013)
It was rumored back in 2001 that rapper Amil was kicked off of Rocafella Records by Jay Z […].
In an interview, Amil stated that she left the music industry because she wasn’t ready for where her career was going. She stated the more money she made, the more deals she had to make with Satan. In 2007, it was reported that the mother of three was working for Macy’s.
It was brought to my attention that Amil had a song on her 2000 album A.M.I.L (All Money Is Legal) titled, Quarrels. In the song Quarrels, Amil talks against being planted with chips, selling soul for fame, celebrating holidays, one world order, Continue reading →