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Grade A: The News Drop 10.18.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on October 18, 2010

Baton Rogue product Brittany DeShay

No need for an introduction this week. We think the news links we’ll speak for themselves. It seems like there’s always a lot of drama, news, and craziness during this part of the year. Do people really SHOCK you anymore? Click the links to see if you’ve lost your fear factor.

Sade Says She’s Denied Jay-Z For A Collaboration [BallerStatus]

E-Cycle: The 5 Best Ways To Get Rid of Your Old Gadgets [Complex]

Should We Lower the Federal Minimum Wage? GOPers Say ‘Yes!’ [BlackVoices] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The News Drop 10.11.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on October 11, 2010

Is Charlotte's own Tasha Michelle Grade A Material? - Twitter:@_TashaMichelle

Let’s toast to another week of news, information, and shocking events. Watching the news in many ways can be full enough entertainment to satisfy a lot of people’s needs. But nonetheless, we at #GradeA continue to keep you in the know. So click the jumplink to see what you need to know for school, work, or just general convo for the rest of the week.

Top 10 Cities For African-Americans To Live [HipHopWired]

Google is testing cars that drive themselves [Mashable]

Top 25 Smooth Fall Fashion Trends [Complex]

The Mean Girls of Morehouse [VIBE] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The News Drop 9.28.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on September 28, 2010

Is BMore's Tierra Porter Grade A Material? Contact - Tportermk@ymail.com

Another day, Another Dolla as they say. As the world turns so does the events that grasp the attention of the world. As always we work to keep you informed and educated on a few things that will at the very least provide you with the means to break any akward silence. Thank us later – GradeA.

Remembering One Hit Wonders [SingersRoom]

Mos Def Signs To Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music [HipHopWired]

Gucci Mane’s 9 Best Collabos [TheUrbanDaily]

Televangelist Eddie Long: ‘I’m going to fight’ sex allegations [CNN] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The News Drop 9.13.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on September 13, 2010

Is Columbia, South Carolina bred Ms. Sophisticate Grade A Material?

Here comes the brand new flava in ya ear, time for new flava in ya ear. Well, maybe not brand new, but fresh nonetheless. Another week has passed as we have begun our national transition from the dog days of summer to the school days of fall. No matter the weather news never stops and we our continuing our tradition of providing you with a few key links that will keep you updated on what’s happening in the world around you. Your Welcome…Now hit the jumplink. 

Why Albums Are Released On Tuesdays In The U.S. [NPRMusic] 

Death of R&B Groups [SingersRoom]      

New G2 Phone Cometh, & Hopefully T-Mobile Won’t Taketh Away [TatsTechTalk]      

With NBA well dry, Iverson considering China [ESPN] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The News Drop 8.30.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on August 30, 2010

Is Atlanta's own Jasmine Trammell Grade A Material? Contact - Twitter.com/jazmyn_mychelle

Here we bring you a few note worthy news links that are sure to provide you with a wide spectrum of what’s happening in the world around you. Thank us later for bringing all that’s important in Entertainment, Sports, and News together seamlessly for your viewing pleasure. Clicking the links will be repayment enough. Cheers to the wide world of information.

Our Top 11 Movie Soundtracks [SingersRoom]

Florida Man Caught Posing As Middle School Student To Play In Youth Football League [HipHopWired]

10 red flags and other dating secrets women must know [Today]

Reality TV Recap: Ochocinco Chooses Final Two, TO Lands Movie Role [VIBE]

Cee Lo’s YouTube hit you won’t hear on radio [CNN] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The Weekly Drop 8.10.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on August 10, 2010

Can Ms. Addictive become Ms. GradeA?

As always we strive to keep all of our readers educated, informed, and up to date with the daily happenings of this crazy world. So in this latest installment of The Weekly Drop you’ll find a little of everything. Music news with some sports mixed in and of course a lot of entertainment. Well, unless you plan on this page opening up on its own, click the jump for some GradeA news and a lot of what you’ll probably be talking about either at work, on the train, or with your friends later. Don’t worry…Thank us Later.

The All-International Team: 10 Best Foreign NBA Players [BleacherReport]

Justin Bieber hit with water bottle during performance [MarqueeBlog]

Tank – “Sex Music” Video [SingersRoom]

Songs About College: 10 Tunes to School You on Your Higher Education [Spinner] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The Weekly Drop 6.21.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on June 21, 2010

Is D.C.'s Jade-X ready to be the next Grade A Model of the Month?

 

From us to you, here’s a few news worthy stories that we found informing and/or interesting and decided to share with you. Trust us, your week will be for the better by checking out these links. If not, well at least you have some water cooler conversation starters *Kanye Shrug*. 

11 Music Superstars Who are Technically One-Hit Wonders [11 points] 

Erykah Badu Talks Love Life, Selling Sex and Radio [SingersRoom] 

The Champ Is Here: Ron Artest’s New Rap Song Vs. 10 Other Championship Anthems [Vibe] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The Weekly Drop 6.14.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on June 14, 2010

Not Bad for a Small town Girl...Lincoln, NE to Springfield, MASS - "Miacola"

Simply put. Here’s a few news events we thought were worthy of your attention. Plus, a little Eye Candy above that might have drawn you in to begin with. Leave a comment below if you think Miacola should be a GradeA Model of the Month. Enjoy reading and Live a GradeA Lifestyle my friends…

The BIG Review: Breaking Down Drake’s ‘Thank Me Later’ [Vibe]

Kid Cudi Arrested on Violence, Drug Charges [People] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The Weekly Drop

Posted by T. Adeyemi on May 24, 2010

Leave A Comment to let us know if "Kristal Ashely" should be the next Grade A Model of the Month

If you’re new to the Grade A experience here’s a quick way you can stay up to date with not only what we think is important, but also a few random links that should spark your interest. Staying in the “know” is certainly important and these links should at the very least provide you with a few conversation starters around the water cooler. Feel free to take in this information and claim it as your own, after all this is The Weekly Drop.

Does BET Have a Double Standard for Sexy Women? [Clutch Mag]

Big Boi Defines Freestyle, “The New Style is just Reciting Some Sh*t You Wrote.” [SOHH]

5 Women’s Products That Every Guy Should Use [Coed]

Facebook CEO: “We’ve made mistakes’ on privacy” [CNNMoney] Read the rest of this entry »

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Grade A: The Weekly Drop (5/3/10)

Posted by T. Adeyemi on May 4, 2010

Is Chesapeake, VA native Elisa Meri Hansen a CERTIFIED Grade A Beauty?

Need a little pick me up your Tuesday workday? Don’t worry the Grade A Crew has it for you here. Check out these links to keep you motivated for the rest fo your day. Or at least stay up to date with what’s new in and around the world of Hip Hop. Yeah, we know you’re Thankful for the Weekly Drop…Thank Us Later.

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