It’s been 20 years since Jermaine Dupri hit up the scene with his SoSoDef imprint boosting the careers of Da Brat, Kriss Kross, Xscape, Bow Wow and lots more while along the way helping other career’s such as Usher and Mariah Carey. To celebrate his 20 year career JD will be holding a SoSoDef concert in Atlanta on February 23rd.
To help promote the project JD has been doing the promotional rounds with many interviews which included The Breakfast Club where he chopped it up with JD Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne, where he spoke on good friend Mariah Carey‘s brand new album, Working with Usher and with past relationship with Janet Jackson. Check out the interview after the jump!
Wednesday Night Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Rick Ross and Meek Mill kicked off the NFL football season with a golden performance of latest single ‘Triumphant’. Mariah was somewhat absence from her own track on the audio version but she made sure she was centre stage with this performance with Meek Mill somewhere far right almost out of sight, Rick Ross getting some rest after been given a seat by MC and Jermaine far left DJ’ing the track while Mariah makes her entrance…lol well as she said on the track!
“A Don And A Diva”
Rick Ross uploaded this photo of him and Mariah Carey Last night via his Instagram, Both in the studio with Jermaine Dupri and also DJ Khalid was also in attendance. It seems like Mariah is coming back sooner than people thought as she seems to be clocking up more studio time as the weeks go by, Most recently hitting the studio with Jermaine Dupri and B.Cox her long time collaborators. Mariah and Rozay last worked together on E=MC2 when Ross jumped on the Remix to the number 1 song from the album ‘Touch My Body’ Listen after the jump if you never heard the track!
Last night BET Honoured Mariah Carey, Spike Lee, Stevie Wonder, Beverly Kearney and Maya Angelou with performances from Patti LaBelle, Kelly Rowland, Jennifer Hudson and more. Mariah was honoured for her work ethic as an entertainer since 1990 and still working currently in the studio recording her 14th studio album with Jermaine Dupri. After selling an impressive 200+ Million albums worldwide it was only right she was honoured in this way. Watch below for the full show and performances.
Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri and B.Cox are seen here back in the studio in the new episode of ‘Living The Life’. Jermaine and Mariah have made countless hits over the years ‘Always Be My Baby’ and ‘We Belong Together’ to name a few and the latter going on to become the Song Of The Decade. Watch the video after the jump where Mariah talks about recording 5 songs already with Jermaine for her anticipated album which is due out this year.
December 25th 2011 and Say Somethin’ would just like to wish all it’s readers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to come. While you’re all in the christmas spirit peep after the jump for Say Somethin’s top 5 Christmas songs to keep you in the mood. So what are you waiting for have a look at our pick!