As the family, friends and fans of Guru mourn him after he passed away from cancer yesterday, a letter is causing a whole lot of controversy. The words that were supposedly written by Guru on his deathbed were released by Solar--a producer and friend who's been close to Guru for years. In this letter, Guru essentially grants custody of his "sun" KC to Solar and referred to DJ Premier (the other half of Gang Starr) as "my ex-DJ."
I was having a discussion with a friend about Tyler Perry recently and they lamented that while they have respect for his achievements, it bothers them that he had to wear a dress to be a success. He went further to say that for Black actors, and specifically Black comedians, it is almost a requirement […]