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Watch The Official Trailer For Rick James Documentary ‘Bitchin’: The Sound And Fury’

Directed by Emmy nominee Sacha Jenkins, the film gives an "intimate yet propulsive" look at the musician's life and career.

Kevin Durant Got A Music Icon Tatted On His Thigh… Because That’s What We Do Now

Tat my face on your thigh so we know it’s real. At least that’s what Kevin Durant did. The newly-signed Golden State Warriors player got new ink of music legend, Rick Jam…

Terrence Howard Channels Rick James During His Epic “Lip Sync Battle” Performance

Terrence Howard is talented actor that possesses depth, reach and versatility. With chameleon like capabilities, the star of FOX’s hit TV series Empire has proven…

10 Years After Rick James’ Death: Hanging With The Super Freak

I got played by Rick James! That’s what I exclaimed to a close friend immediately after a late Spring 2004 interview with the decadent funk music legend. Now usually…

Gone But Not Forgotten: Exploring Rick James’ Unpredictable Second Life

On the 10 year-anniversary of Rick James’ death, VIBE remembers how our favorite Super Freak went out with a bang. For years, the name Rick James was synonymous with…

A Long Convo with… Charlie Murphy (Pg. 2)

Usually most comedians write joke books, whimsical musings on life or written versions of their standup