The Limelight: Lena Horne 1917-2010

Today we celebrate the life of singer, dancer and actress Lena Horne. She was the first Black women to sign a long-term contract with a major recording label. Horne was 92 years old.

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Status Release: Bosses and Funny Movies

Today is Tuesday April 13th and here is what you need to look out for this week.

Birdman & Rick Ross – Cut From a Different Cloth

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Kick-Ass

In theaters on Friday

Death at a Funeral

In theaters on Friday


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Status Throwback: Missy Elliott – Supa Dupa Fly

Courtesy of Youtube.com

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Status Throwback: Soul For Real – Candy Rain

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Status Throwback: Dr. Dre – Keep Their Heads Ringin’

The 1995 classic Friday grossed over $28 million worldwide, the movie even called for a prescription from the Doc. Dr. Dre’s “Keep Their Heads Ringin” was the lead single for the movie soundtrack.

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Status Profile: What’s Wrong With Third Place?

The Forbes 400 richest Americans of 2009 list ranks Lawrence Ellison 65, at a solid number 3 spot with a net worth of $28 billion. Larry Ellison is the sixth most richest man in the world.

Ellison along with colleagues, Robert Miner and Edward Oates founded the Oracle company in 1977 after working on a database project for the CIA.

According to Oracle.com, Oracle is the world’s leading supplier of software for information management, and the world’s second largest independent software company.

The Oracle company is a titan in the database software and server industry with a market cap of $126 billion. In addition to Oracle, Ellison has acquired 57 companies in the last 5 years. The most recent purchase was Sun Microsystems in January 2010 for $7.4 billion. Ellison also owns 52% of the of the business software company Netsuite.

Source: Forbes.com

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The Limelight: T-Pain – Reverse Cowgirl

Check T-Pain’s video for “Reverse Cowgirl”.

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