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Russell Simmons Says KFC and Popeyes Are ‘Poisoning Our People’

Russell Simmons wants fans to watch what they eat. Recently, the former Def Jam Recordings founder said that KFC and Popeyes are “poisoning our people.”. To put it in context, on Saturday (May 21), Russell Simmons slid in the comment section of Hollywood Unlocked’s blog post about Kodak Black liking KFC over Popeyes’ fried chicken. The South Florida rapper tweeted his love for KFC on his Twitter account on Friday (May 20).
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Survivor of alleged Russell Simmons rape heading Take Back the Night march in Ann Arbor

ANN ARBOR, MI - Local politicians, artists and one of the first women to come forward in the #MeToo era are part of Thursday’s Take Back the Night march through Ann Arbor. Drew Dixon, a former executive at Def Jam Recordings who accused the label’s founder Russell Simmons of rape in 2017, is giving the keynote speech in person at the April 7 rally against sexual violence, event officials said.
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Black History Month Spotlight: Russell Simmons And Andrew Bo Young III!

To recall and celebrate the positive contributions to our nation made by people of African descent, American historian Carter G. Woodson established Black History Week beginning on Feb. 12, 1926. In 1976, as part of the nation's bicentennial, the week was expanded into Black History Month. TODAY'S SPOTLIGHT ON. RUSSELL...

Russell Simmons Says If We Want The Change We March For, Then We All Must Get Out and Vote!

A day before Election Day, Russell Simmons checked in to discuss the importance of getting out to vote if you really want to see actual change that we’ve all been marching for. Have you voted yet?!. See more at the!. * * * #RickeySmileyMorningShow.

Hot Spot: Russell Simmons Beats $10 Million Lawsuit In Rape Case [WATCH]

#Sinbad is recovering from a stroke, #Boosie speaks out after getting shot this past weekend, #FredHammond has COVID-19, and #RussellSimmons beat his case. See more at the!. * * * #RickeySmileyMorningShow.

LL Cool J Thanks Fellow Rap Legends, Russell Simmons in Rock Hall Induction Speech

After a decade of waiting — and more than 35 years after the release of his debut album — LL Cool J was finally inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Saturday as part of the Cleveland museum’s Class of 2021. The “Mama Said Knock You Out” rapper joined fellow hip-hop legends like the Notorious B.I.G., Beastie Boys, Tupac Shakur, Public Enemy, N.W.A. and fellow Class of 2021 inductee Jay-Z with his enshrinement into the Rock Hall. The rapper had to wait awhile before entering the Rock Hall; he was nominated six times since 2010 before he was finally accepted...