Gloria Velez: More Than Meets The Eye

Being one of the few models to pursue a career beyond the runway and magazine layouts, Gloria "Glo" Velez is looking to make up for lost time. She began earning her rap stripes three years ago...

Trailer: Dilated Peoples’ ‘Release Party’ DVD

Ten years in the making, Los Angeles trio Dilated Peoples are finally releasing their DVD titled "The Release Party." Celebrating they're recent departure from Capitol Records, they're indie and happy. The DVD is dropping July 31.

Rocsi: Mami On A Mission

BallerStatus.com were privileged enough to sit down with the radio star who BECAME the video star. Read on as she outlines everything from her modest beginnings to her current successes; her "beefs" to her take on Hurricane Katrina.

Ralphige: King Of Celeb Crank Calls

There's been a few successful prank call CDs that dropped in the past, but no one was checking for those guys like they are the newly crowned king of celebrity crank calls...

Director Q&A: Billy Wright

Fresh off of completing the filming of "Can't Stop Won't Stop," Wright talked to Ballerstatus about the movie, the roll of music in film and what he hopes to achieve by bringing Kody Scott's story to screen.

Movie Review: Bloodline

Rappers like Trick Daddy and Rick Ross have been telling us that life in South Florida isn’t all…

Movie Review: ATL

T.I.’s debut on the big screen, via “ATL,” has the Atlanta native playing the role of Rashad, a…