?uestlove's "When I was 17" + 50 Cent's "Origin of Me" Trailer + Baby Denies Trying To Sign Soulja Boy
This weekend's episode of MTV's "When I was 17" featured famous drummer, producer, and DJ ?uestlove. Watch the clip from this weekend's series plus read on to see the trailer for 50 Cent's new documentary Origin Of Me and Cash Money CEO Baby denies trying to sign Soulja Boy...
Ahmir Khalib Thompson aka ?uestlove discovered his love for music after he received a keyboard for Christmas. He told MTV:
"It was my job to make beats during lunchtime period... I sorta got inducted into cool guy territory.
Well that keyboard definitelty helped him blossom into the super talented phenom phenom that he is today.
50 Cent will star in a new VH1 Roc Doc episode where he will travel to Edgefield, South Carolina, and trace his family's tree and ancestral roots. In The Origin of Me doc, the G-Unit MC discovers that his former ancestors fought the "Redshirts," who were the precursors to the Ku Klux Klan. Peep the trailer:
The documentary will premiere May 23rd at 9 p.m. ET/PT on VH1.
Yesterday, we reported that Soulja Boy announced that Cash Money President Baby was interested in signing him. Well, not quite. Baby took to twitter to clarify the rumors:
YMCMB busine$$ real talk.I neva tried 2 sign n0b0dy thts already sign 2 s0meb0dy.we d0nt r0ck like tht.I neva tried 2 sign s0ulja.but I respect tha lil h0mey wrk keep getn it$$$$