Archive for the ‘ludacris’ Category

The Ludacris Foundation Helps A Flooded Atlanta

September 30, 2009

Written By: Victoria H. (Urban Editor)

The Ludacris Foundation (founded by rapper Ludacris) is partnering with the Home Depot and Sam’s Club to help victims of the Atlanta flood. So far the flood has caused $61 million in damages and destroyed about 500 homes.

The foundation is planning a food bank and a gift card giveaway that could happen this weekend.

To learn more about the foundation and how you can help, please visit the foundation’s website at http://www.theludacrisfoundation.org/.

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Kanye West Performs At The Common & Friends Concert

September 28, 2009

Written By: Victoria H. (Urban Editor)

Common held the second annual “Common & Friends” concert at the Hollywood Palladium on September 26th. The show benefits The Common Ground Foundation which is dedicated to empowering and developing America’s urban youth by providing support and education.

Guest performers included Nas, Ludacris, De La Soul, The Roots, Mos Def and Talib Kweli, but the biggest surprise was a performance by Kanye West.

Fans screamed in excitement as Kanye performed “Good Life”, “Flashing Lights”, “Get Em High” (with Common, Mos Def and Talib Kweli) and “Run This Town”.

For more information on The Common Ground Foundation, please visit: http://www.commongroundfoundation.org/home.html