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MC Hammer Interview: Singer Commands 'Stop Hammer Time'

Carol Ruth Weber | Posted 11.02.2016 | Entertainment
Carol Ruth Weber

MC Hammer has jumped on board as Command Brand's first celebrity spokesperson with the launch of the "Do. No. Harm." campaign. The iconic performer jo...

MC Hammer Is Actually Afraid Of Hammers

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 05.24.2016 | Entertainment

As someone who grew up in the 1990s and started going to the movies with friends around the time MC Hammer made an appearance in 2003's "Charlie's Ang...

10 Famous Celebrities Who Have Major Debt

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.08.2016 | Entertainment

By Andrew DePietro, Contributor The entertainment world and the public in general received some astonishing news on Feb. 13, when Kanye West revealed...

Hillary Clinton and Other Infamous Celebrity Tax Scandals

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.07.2016 | Business

By Laura Woods, Contributor When you're a celebrity, it's difficult to keep much of your personal life under wraps, including your private financial ...

The Dalai Lama's 80th Birthday Celebration - Protestors, D-List Celebrities and Compassion

Mara Shapshay | Posted 07.07.2016 | Los Angeles
Mara Shapshay

This past Sunday my husband and I ventured to the Honda Center in Anaheim, California for the Dalai Lama's 80th Birthday celebration. The Dalai Lama holds a special place in my heart because it was just a few years ago that my father and I were visiting San Diego.

Dear Rappers: Please Stop Writing Corny Songs About Technology

Fusion | Pendarvis Harshaw | Posted 03.30.2015 | Home

In 1979, when the Sugarhill Gang’s Big Bank Hank bragged, in the iconic hip-hop song “Rapper’s Delight,” that he had “a color TV, so I can s...

What Do Emotional and Social Agility Have to Do With Creativity?

Todd Kashdan | Posted 02.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Todd Kashdan

Ask yourself, "Is this contributing to my wholeness?" and if you're getting constructive criticism, if you're dedicating effort toward a meaningful goal, and you feel uncomfortable... it is.

20 Post-50 Celebrities Who've Served In The Military

Pat Gallagher | Posted 07.27.2013 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Here are 20 post-50 celebrities -- that are, thankfully, still alive and well -- who took the pledge to serve America so that every person could savor their freedom while enjoying 'life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.'

What Brought Mark Wahlberg To Northern Virginia?

Posted 04.24.2013 | DC

It's been a big week for celebrities in and around the nation's capital. First we have M.C. Hammer eating grilled portobello sandwiches at The Hami...

The Best 'Can't Touch This' Tributes

Posted 03.30.2013 | Celebrity

Happy birthday, MC Hammer! Stanley Kirk Burrell turns 50 years old today, making his greatest contribution to dance party music and karaoke lists ever...

MC Hammer Is A Free Man

Posted 03.10.2013 | Celebrity

MC Hammer has revealed that all the charges in his arrest in Dublin, Calif., last month were dropped. The rapper, 50, took to Twitter to let his fo...

MC Hammer Arrested

Posted 02.24.2013 | Celebrity

MC Hammer is claiming he was a victim of racial profiling after he was arrested for allegedly obstructing and resisting an officer in Northern Califor...

PSY Performs on the American Music Awards, and Racist Haters Come Out on Twitter

Gil Asakawa | Posted 01.21.2013 | Denver
Gil Asakawa

To have PSY, a Korean superstar and MC Hammer, an iconic black star from 1992, performing "Gangnam Style" and "2 Legit 2 Quit" on stage together to close out the American Music Awards, seems an appropriate -- even touching -- bookend for the year.

The 2012 American Music Awards Made America Look Bad

Jeff Sorensen | Posted 01.20.2013 | Comedy
Jeff Sorensen

I quit smoking in February of this year, but after I watched the 2012 American Music Awards, I wanted to go buy a pack of cigarettes, rip the filters off, and smoke it like my Father is making me smoke the whole pack as punishment.

WATCH: MC Hammer's Guide To Oakland

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.02.2012 | San Francisco

No one knows a city like a lifelong local. Especially when that local is MC Hammer. Visit Oakland, the official destination marketing organization...

Cash4Gold Sold For Chump Change

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 10.29.2012 | Small Business

Cash4Gold, the popular gold-buying company, is being sold for a measly $440,000, Fortune’s Dan Primack reports. That amount, paid by its new owne...

WATCH: Obama Sings MC Hammer

Posted 09.17.2012 | Comedy

If there was one sound bite that the media had a field day with over the summer it was President Obama's (mis)quote about small business owners not bu...

MC Hammer Says He Was Encouraged To Marry Whitney Houston | Posted 07.17.2012 | Black Voices

Before bad boy Bobby, there was some talk of hammertime. Rapper MC Hammer was encouraged to marry Whitney Houston by her father. The “U Can’...

This November: It's SAFE California Time

MC Hammer | Posted 08.14.2012 | Crime
MC Hammer

It's time to replace the death penalty. Our focus should be on finding murderers and rapists and bringing them to justice. Period.

Nancy Pelosi 2 Legit 2 Quit? House Minority Leader To Hold Fundraiser With MC Hammer

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

Want to see MC Hammer live? It'll cost you at least $100, and the money will go to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.). The '90s star wi...

Happy Birthday, Hammer!

Posted 03.30.2012 | Black Voices

MC Hammer's trifecta of successes go without saying. He coined the famous 90s mantra "U Can't Touch This;" taught us all the merits of managing your m...

Still a Wizard, a True Star: A Conversation With Todd Rundgren, Plus Tonight Alive's "Starlight" (Exclusive)

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.06.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I wrote a song about my high school girlfriend who broke my heart and have been milking it ever since. The irony of it is, it's the very first song I ever wrote and it's the song that's pinned on my back, kind of like 'kick me.'"

Think You Got Moves Like Jagger? Try These 12 Old-School Dance Crazes!

| Jessica Booth | Posted 02.18.2012 | Home

Okay, so we’re not saying new dance movies like the Dougie aren’t really cool, but sometimes (maybe a lot of times) we wish these old-school dance...

IRS Claims Hammer's Taxes Haven't Been Too Legit | Posted 12.12.2011 | Black Voices

MC Hammer may be known for his hit song "U Can't Touch This," but Uncle Sam has sent the rapper a very clear message: yes we can. The U.S. governm...

Please Hammer, Don't Hurt the Internet

Posted 12.20.2011 | Black Voices

After filming a spate of Cash-4-Gold commercials and a one-sided spat with Hov,MC Hammer (Yes, that MC Hammer), has decided to bring his high-energy a...