E-40 Wine Collection Available Now!
Hip-hop is known for turning emcees into moguls through side deals and business ventures and it should come as no surprise that West Coast, hip-hop veteran E-40 is taking advantage of this trend. He recently released the Earl Stevens Selections, a wine collection featuring a Mangoscato, Function Red Blend and a Moscato. The wines that boast an ambitious blend of fruit and spices are all reasonably priced under $20 and can be purchased from the website earlstevensselections.com.
Harvard Hip-Hop Fellowship Named After Nas
Nas has accomplished many things in his extensive career but none as prestigious as having his name attached to a Harvard fellowship. An anonymous benefactor approached the university offering to donate funds for a fellowship to be created that focuses on teaching students about Hip-Hop culture, and specifically requested that Nas be attached to the program aimed at helping pay for the research of visiting scholars and other hip-hop related academic programs. That’s when Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reached out to the Queens emcee to be the face of the now titled Nasir Jones Hiphop Fellowship.
New Line Of Public Enemy Wrist Watches
Flava Flav is known for sporting his massive time piece, now you too can wear a Public Enemy inspired time piece. The wrist watch is a take on FluD’s Big Ben brand watch and is a part of their Fall 2013 collection. It features the iconic sniper sight, Public Enemy logo on the watches face and has a sleek, dark gunmetal casing with up to three interchangeable bands. The watch carries a $90 price tag and can be found on their website, fludwatches.com. You may have to wait a bit before you can snag one as it is currently out of stock.
Jay Z Fragrance ‘Gold’ Coming to, You Guessed It, Barnes
Finally, In the wake of the racial profiling scandal with Barney’s, Jay Z recently made an announcement. No, not that he would be severing his ties with the high end retail giant, but instead that he would be extending their partnership into fragrances. Sean Carter’s Gold fragrance will be sold exclusively at, you guessed it, Barney’s and will hit shelves on November 20th.