Jada Pinkett Smith x Sway In The Morning: Talks Drug-Dealing Past, 2Pac, Forthcoming Book, "Girl's Trip" Movie, Her Kids, Will Smith, Queen Latifah

Video After The Jump Jada Pinkett Smith was a recent guest on Sway In The Morning to talk about her new film “Girl’s Trip,” friendship with Queen Latifah, JAY-Z, her kids, ‘4:44,’ her husband Will Smith’s career, friendship with 2Pac, being a former drug dealer, upcoming book. Follow Me

Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dead at 41

Chester Bennington. Photo: Gregg DeGuire/Wire Chester Bennington, the lead singer Linkin Park, has died at age 41, TMZ reports. Bennington hanged himself in an apparent suicide, law enforcement sources told TMZ, and his body was reportedly found in a home in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles Thursday morning. Bennington …

Randy Newman on Trump, Putin, and His New Album

Randy Newman. Photo: Lester Cohen/Wire for ASCAP How do you account for a career like Randy Newman’s, other than to say he’s some kind skewed genius? For nearly 50 years, he’s been releasing deeply quirky cult-favorite albums mordant wit and moving melodies. In the process he’s developed a songbook material …

Here’s Ryan Phillippe Rapping a Little Ditty He Wrote

R. Peezy. Photo: 2016 Getty s Ryan Phillippe’s forever-fine ass is back out in the streets, doing tireless press for his new movie, Wish Upon. He stopped by Sway in the Morning to catch up, promote his projects, and talk hip-hop, which is the “music his life.” At first, Phillippe maintains his cool. He’s …

Chance the Rapper to Donate $1 Million to Chicago Public Schools

Photo: Steve Granitz/Wire/Getty s Last week, Chance the Rapper had a very dissatisfying meeting with the governor Illinois, Bruce Rauner, about the state Chicago Public Schools. By Rauner’s account, the two shared a “good exchange views,” but Chance reportedly exited the meeting telling the governor, “Do your job!” and said …

Drake and Louis Vuitton: A Match Made in Heaven?

Photo: Instagram It’s an obvious truth that most people raised in normcore fashion environments are going to have an awkward relationship with the world high fashion, and in this regard Drake, who is nothing if not a reflection “most people” and normcore, is no different. Sartorially, at least, he’s never …