Monday morning and this is how we roll, get up, get dressed and get going. It’s time to make another great start to a great day. To all of the 99 jams listeners this how we roll, we’ll give you the Mother’s Day Weekend Wrap-up, birthday list, trending topic, and hook you up with tickets to the Ms. Black Rodeo. You know Monday is the day you need that little extra boost especially when you are coming off a busy but fun weekend. The 99 Jams Morning Show we got you, always giving you that extra ’cause this is how we roll.
ANDRE 3000 marked Mother’s Day with two new tracks. One is called “Me & My (To Bury Your Parents)”. The other is a 17-minute instrumental called “Look Ma No Hands”. Meanwhile, there was an OUTKAST reunion in Georgia over the weekend, when Andre went to see BIG BOI’s son graduate from high school.
It’s extremely rare that something happens that actually CHANGES MUSIC. But I think that just happened. Because DRAKE recently teamed up with none other than PAUL ANKA . . . and we get to hear the results soon!!! Paul said, quote, “I’m working with a brilliant young artist who is as hot as you can get right now, a fellow young Canadian and his name is Drake. We recorded something that will be released, out in June. That’s all I can tell you.”
Someone synced up the first minute of CHILDISH GAMBINO’s “This Is America” video with “Call Me Maybe” by CARLY RAE JEPSEN . . . and it might very well make it even more brilliant than it already was. (The Wrap)
OPRAH gave the commencement speech at USC’s Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism on Friday. And of course, she nailed it. Here are some of her best quotes . . . On working together to get things done: “You can’t personally stop anyone from walking into a school with an assault rifle. Nor can you single-handedly ensure that the rights that your mothers and your grandmothers fought so hard for will be preserved for the daughters that you may someday have “It will take more than you alone to pull more than 40 million Americans out of poverty, but who will you be if you don’t care enough to try? “And what mountains could we move, what gridlock could we eradicate if we were to join forces and work together in service of something greater than ourselves?” watch