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From Biz Markie to Buzz Aldrin, Featuring Betty Who and LaToya London: My Crazy Week

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 09.26.2014 | Black Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

My week started out on Sunday with a hundred mile drive from Monterey, California to San Francisco to participate in the AIDS Walk.

This Is The Best Singing Duo At Comic-Con

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 07.26.2014 | Entertainment

We'll go out on a limb and say that Channing Tatum and Biz Markie made the best musical duo at Comic-Con 2014. Markie made a surprise visit to "The Bo...

LISTEN: 53 Songs Your Intern Should Know

Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.24.2014 | Black Voices

Have you ever found yourself singing a classic, notable song around your friends or colleagues only to discover someone’s perplexed facial expressio...

Brennan Williams

Biz Markie Celebrates Major Milestone & Healthy Living

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.15.2014 | Entertainment

Biz Markie's knack for gracing a hip-hop track with vivid lyrics and his trademark beatboxing has swayed countless amounts of fans around the globe fo...

11 Songs You Won't Believe Are Samples Of James Brown's Music

Posted 06.12.2014 | Black Voices

James Brown’s innovative style, stage presence, and artistry have penetrated through pop culture and influenced legions of fans through the years. ...

David Byrne Sings Biz Markie's 'Just a Friend' In True David Byrne Fashion

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.27.2014 | Entertainment

When David Byrne takes the stage, audiences can always expect to be entertained with his rocking voice and great stage presence. But they don't usuall...

A-Sides "Aside": A Very Awesome Holiday with Gabba Gabba, Aye?

Jon Chattman | Posted 02.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The Suburbs is probably in my top three favorite albums of all-time. But, I've been floored with all of Arcade Fire's albums. I deeply felt all of th...

This Is Either Totally Genius Or Insane

Posted 12.11.2013 | Comedy

The first few minutes are pretty normal for "Yo Gabba Gabba," which is to say still quite weird. But things get really odd about three minutes in when...

Biz Markie's New Living Social Deal Is Just What You Need

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.14.2013 | DC

Were you unable to "get what you need" in rapper Biz Markie's LivingSocial cooking class? LivingSocial is giving you another chance to become an ap...

Biz Markie Is Teaching A Class In WHAT?

Posted 12.07.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- LivingSocial has got what you need. The company, most recently in the news for its massive layoffs, is now offering what might be the...

Biz Markie's Surprising Collection On 'Celebrity House Hunting'

Posted 04.13.2012 | TV

Biz Markie will forever be famous for his 1989 Top 10 hit "Just a Friend." The song's awkward -- some would say horrible -- singing on the chorus had ...

WATCH: Why You Should Just Unfriend Everyone On Facebook

Posted 11.18.2011 | Comedy

Thursday Nov. 17 marked Jimmy Kimmel's second annual National Unfriend Day, when he encourages people to clean out their Facebook profiles and cut tie...

Green News Report -- April 29, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: More on Linds...

The 7 Best Literal Music Videos Of All Time

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

If you've ever watched a music video and wondered what the hell it had to do with the song, this post is for you. It holds the best literal versions...

Bling Bust: Rappers Cutting Back On Jewelry

wsj.com | MIGUEL BUSTILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

After years of starring in rap-music lyrics and videos, "bling" is losing its ring. The recession is cramping the style of hip-hop artists and wannab...

Heineken Is Just Our Friend (VIDEO)

Mark Blankenship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Blankenship

Have you seen this new Heineken commercial, "Let a Stranger Drive You Home?" Last week, it shot Biz Markie's 1990 hit "Just a Friend" onto the iTunes bestsellers list.