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6 Times ‘Clueless’ Influenced Music and Fashion

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Today, marks 20 years since Clueless [1995] has hit the big screen, where the entire nation fell in love with the blockbuster hit. From quirky fashion styles, love, sex, music and “rolling with the homies,” the classic movie has always had some type of influence amongst all genres to this very day.

Hang with us as we countdown the ways that ‘Clueless’ still remains present….

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Remember When: December 2, 1983: “Thriller”, #RIPMichaelJackson

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December 2, 1983

On this day 31 years ago, Michael Jackson‘s “Thriller” debuted on MTV! The 13-minute music video is unarguably the most influential pop music video of all time. Just in case you forgot, here is the full video!

Enjoy!

 

 

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RL (formerly of NEXT) Sets the Record Straight with “AYE” [Fly Music]

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For years, the departure of RL from R&B group N.E.X.T has been somewhat of a mystery. Recently, via a series of interviews, the current members have seen fit to tell “their side” of the story. Up until now, RL had been quiet about the breakup of N.E.X.T, and has never uttered a bad word about the other members of the group. Read more below…

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Caption This: Does Yaya Dacosta Favor Whitney Houston in this first Biopic Pic?

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Former America’s Next Top Model contestant Yaya DaCosta‘s first biopic pic of the late Whitney Houston has hit the cyber streets and we’ve been seeing quite a few positive reactions. Check it out below… 

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The Cast of The Wire Share Unheard BTS and More via Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv TAKE IT PERSONAL

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On Friday, June 27th, 2014, actors J.D “Bodie” Williams, Felicia “Snoop” Pearson and Julitio “Naman” McCullum from HBO‘s hit show The Wire stopped by FIT for the special DCM edition of The Hip Hop Improv Show – TAKE IT PERSONAL. The improv show is presented by Hot 97’s Cipha Sounds and Upright Citizens Brigade “UCB”, the top improv theatre and school in NYC. Improvisers from Cipha Sounds’ team A Tribe Called YES [Lydia Hensler, , Brandon Gardner, Sean Diston, Natasha Rothwell, and Cipha Sounds] reenacted stories originally told by the cast of “The Wire.”

 

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During the set, the cast shared a story about how the drug dealers on the streets were extremely understanding and cooperative with the cast and crew filming on their block. The drug dealers were so accommodating, that they insisted that one of the cast members wear a very opulent and extravagant piece of jewelry while the show was filmed. The cast also revealed how their celebrity status led a car salesman to loan them a vehicle (which is against the dealerships policy) and how they ended up totaling the borrowed vehicle.

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Friday night was a very special edition of the Hip Hop Improv Show – Take It Personal because the show was based on the hit series “The Wire” and was performed by multiple by the improvisers from the UCB theatre school in NY and Los Angeles.

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Music was provided by Drewski from Hot 97. Special guests included comedian/actress Anjelah Johnson, Bernard Smalls (StuffFlyPeopleLike.com), Rae Holliday (StuffFlyPeopleLike.com), Jakk Doe (JakkDoe.com), Willy Dope of Par-City, and more. TAKE IT PERSONAL will continue every Friday at the legendary UCB Theater.

Reserve your seats now for April 18th. The show always sells out!  Reserve tix >

Images below provided by Karl Ferguson and Daniel Vasquez.

 

 

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FLY Music: The Lox ft. Sevyn Streeter – ‘You Remind Me’

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The Lox take a trip back down memory lane, reminiscing about the good ole days wearing shiny suits, collaborating with the late Biggie Smalls, Swizz Beats, Diddy – all while cashing in checks. Peep the track below paired with a throwback Mary J. Blige sample and singer Sevyn Streeter in tow.

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The Daily Word: Flavor Flav Decides On A Plea Deal

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From a hit reality tv series to wielding a kitchen knife at his longtime girlfriend’s 17-year-old son, Flavor Flav has definitely hit rock bottom.

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We Like: Reebok Classic Shaq Attaq Launching Friday, February 14th

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From his ferocious dunks to his legendary personality, Shaquille O’Neal shaped the game in ways no other player ever did. His larger than life play inspired a shoe as big as the man that wore them: The Shaq Attaq.

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Fly News: Harvard Creates A Hip-Hop Fellowship in Honor of Rapper Nas [Video]

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How do you design a home of hip-hop at one of the most prestigious universities in the world? Well, watch as Harvard calls on rapper, Queensbridge, New York native – Nas to create a Hip-Hop Fellowship in his name, 30 years later.

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Danity Kane Performs New Song “All In A Day’s Work” (LIVE) [Video]

They’re back!! Danity Kane took their talents over to The House of Blues in L.A. and performed their newest smash hit “All In A Day’s Work”. Let’s just say the girls haven’t lost their musical touch at all! Peep the footage after the jump…