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From Lineage To Legacy: 'Love & Hip-Hop' Stars Talk Rediscovering Their Roots With The Help Of Technology

When the cast of “Love & Hip-Hop” set out to discover their roots, they thought they knew what to expect. But, as the recent special “Lineage to Legacy” revealed, Rich Dollaz, Yandy Smith-Harris, Karlie Redd, and Paris Phillips uncovered some of the most incredible surprises about their backgrounds — and realized that their backgrounds had many elements that can (and should) bring them pride. A recent report by The Washington Post revealed that the majority of Black Americans — that is, those who are part of the African diaspora, though common parlance suggests that they are ADOS or African Descendants of Slaves — cannot trace their lineage back further than the 1870s. That’s because prior to the end of the Civil War, Black people weren’t considered people in the eyes of the law. But thanks to advances in DNA technology, the cast of “Love & Hip-Hop” (amongst other Black Americans) are able to trace their genetic lineage back to Africa — and even if they don’t know the exact name of...

Reality TV Star Karlie Redd Secures Multi-Million Dollar Deal With 'Cryptocurrency Label' Legacy Records

Karlie Redd is the latest from “Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta” to secure a major win in the music industry. The reality TV star has signed a global multi-million dollar deal with “cryptocurrency label” Legacy Records, a record label that pays its artists in cryptocurrency, according to a press release. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Legacy Records (@legacyrecords) The new signee is Legacy Records’ first female artist. Earlier this month, the label hosted an exclusive red-carpet dinner event in Atlanta to kick off Redd’s record deal and to preview her new music. The guest lineup included fellow “Love & Hip-Hop” stars Rasheeda and Kirk Frost and Jhonni Blaze, as well as entertainment lawyer Navarro Gray , Chief Creative Officer Walid Azami , Redd’s manager Ryan Fionda and the label’s CEO Keishia McLeod. “What intrigued me most about Karlie is her hustle and versatility,” McLeod said in the press release. “ It’s admiring because she truly understands the importance of a...

Ngozi Nwanji

Nov 22, 2021