Bow Wow, Swizz Beatz, Raekwon & More React To AraabMuzik Shooting
... recovery and returning to the stage as soon as he can." (Billboard) Police are reportedly looking into the shooting but no suspects have been named yet.AraabMUZIK, who has worked with Busta Rhymes and Fabolous, is "currently alive and well" after being shot Wednesday night, his publicist said in a statement late Thursday. AraabMUZIK, born Abraham Orellana, was hanging out with friends in his neighborhood and was in the wrong place at the wrong time, his rep said. Police are currently investigating the incident. (Seattle Pi) Bow Wow
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Ciara Gets Super Turnt Up On ’106 & Park’ With Bow Wow: Watch
... shackles of its debauched origins, redefining the vernacular just as she once redefined the face of music. Call us crazy. Call us dreamers. Hell, go ahead and call us turnt up. See if we care. She also talks about some other stuff besides being super turnt up, like her upcoming self-titled fifth studio album and being a fashion trailblazer. (Nobody wears Givenchy better -- it's true.) Get turnt up right along with her. It's the way of the future. Watch the first part of the video up top, then see the rest below. [via Rap-Up] Ciara Gets Super Turnt Up On ’106 & Park’ With Bow Wow
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Case Of The Ex: Bow Wow And Ciara Reunite On 106 & Park (Video)
... To premiere her newest visual "Body Party," Ciara stopped by 106 & Park where she reunited with ex Bow Wow
. From Past To Future: Ciara's Famous Boos The former "Like You" collaborators kept their cool as Bow asked her about her new album Ciara and blooming acting career. Ci also revealed that boo Future (who was watching from the balcony) and Nicki Minaj would be featured in the album. Seems like bygones have become bygones. Watch the full interview below. Case Of The Ex: Bow Wow
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His real name is Shad Gregory Moss. He got his nickname from Snoop Doggy Dogg, who discovered him when he was 6. For a while, he was known as "Lil' Bow Wow."
As a kid, he wanted to be a professional basketball player for the 76ers. His favorite player is Allen Iverson. (Thanks, Kaila from Tennessee for above 2)`
He has worked on the soundtracks to the movies Big Mama's House and Wild, Wild West.
His producer is Jermaine Dupri, who has experience working with young rappers. He created the look and sound for Kris Kross in the early '90s.
Dupri was looking for an act that would appeal to young black and Latino girls. Boy bands were big, but they were all white.
He performed with Madonna at the 2001 Grammys. They opened the show with Bow Wow "driving" a car onstage with Madonna, who came out and performed.
In 2005, he starred in the movie Roll Bounce. He also appeared as Twinky in The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift. (thanks, Alexa - chi town, IL)
He has his own clothing line called Shago. (thanks, Giana - Gibraltar)
When he first started rapping, he went by "Kid Gangsta." (thanks, Bertrand - Paris, France)
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