Equipped with over 10 years of industry experience, the media mogul, entrepreneur, and TV personality continues to build her brand, while adding the titles Philanthropist, Motivational Speaker, Author, and Producer to her resume. However, it's been hard to juggle it all with two kids to take care of on her own. As Yandy continues to provide for her family, she must face all the adversity that comes along with having a relationship and working in the music industry, especially with Mendeecees battling the legal system.
First debuting on the rap scene in under the mentorship of Fat Joe and Big Pun, Remy's street-inspired realness has always made her a favorite.
The very next year, Remy began to work on her highly anticipated sophomore project putting her in arms' reach of the hip hop throne but her career came to a screeching halt after being convicted for a shooting incident. Remy Ma was sentenced to an eight-year term at Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, but managed to wed long-time boyfriend and Brooklyn rapper, Papoose, before her incarceration.
After her career was sidetracked by a very lengthy prison sentence, the rapper was forced to turn her life around. After serving six and a half years, Remy Ma was released in August and wasted no time getting right back in the studio. Collaborating with DJ Khaled and reuniting with super producer Swizz Beatz, Remy was slowly putting her name back on the map. A few months later, Remy released her first body of work in almost 7 years, entitled "I'm Around".
Remy Ma, the undisputed Queen Of Rap, is living proof that second chances do come around. Now that she's on top of the world, Remy is ready to get IVF started and give her husband the baby he wants With Yandy's guidance, Bianca created a new sound and new look, building up quite an impressive performance resume.
However, getting into trouble has always been a bit of a problem for the young Harlem rapper. After a recent run-in with her archnemesis, rapper Brittney Taylor, Bianca has shown her manager Yandy and others that she has a problem controlling her actions. While many believe in her talent, the potential is often clouded by Bianca's poor judgment.
Now that she is on the verge of severing the business relationship with Yandy, where does that leave Bianca? MariahlynnCast Member Mariahlynn A gifted rapper since her early teens, Mariahlynn is the ultimate survivor. Born in Jersey City, NJ, Mariahlynn's story of overcoming adversity has helped shape her unique sound.
Spending her youth in one of the most crime-ridden, drug-infested cities in the country, Mariahlynn lived in foster home after foster home. Still, Mariah didn't let her misfortune determine her future.
In her early teens, Mariah started rapping and put her personal struggles into her music. This year, Mariahlynn is gearing up for the release of more music, but she may be a little distracted with new boyfriend, James R. Having been raised in foster homes, Pearson was convicted of second-degree murder and was sentenced to an eight-year term, but it was after her release that she turned her life around. As fate would have it, she met actor Michael K. Williams who introduced Snoop to the producers of The Wire and a star was born.
Snoop continues to promote her artists and find new talent. After breaking up with her ex J. Adrienne last year, Snoop hopes to settle down with the right woman and start a family soon. Cast Member Juliet "Juju" C. It was in Miami where the triple threat developed her entrepreneurial skills. Informally, Juju is a spokeswoman for a curvy and healthy lifestyle. Her mission is to inspire beauty acceptance in all shapes and sizes while using her social media platforms to empower women.
Juju shares advice on skincare, fitness, relationships, and business. She refers to her advice as "Juju Jewels". She continues to lend advice to women, helping them find their inner jewel. Juju is happy to lend her relationship expertise to her good friends, as well as the younger women coming into the game. With her larger than life personality, she is a free-spirited flirt who has no filter, and is ready to shake up the English language market.
Lil' Mo has released four studio albums, eleven music videos, and countless singles. Aside from her work as a solo vocalist, Mo has contributed production and backing vocals to numerous artists' records throughout the years including Nicole Wray, Jay Z, Tamar Braxton, Gerald LeVert, and Faith Evans among many others.
Born into a military family, Lil' Mo was raised primarily on Long Island, New York, but moved about regularly as her family followed her father's military assignments.
Currently, Lil' Mo is on her third marriage to boxer Karl Dargan, and she is destined to make it work this time around. Together the couple has a total of eight kids and they want more This year, that next spot may just be reserved for Brittney Taylor, a feisty young Queens-bred rapper.
A ghostwriter for hire, Bri has worked with the likes of Trina, Tory Lanez, Teyana Taylor and more - claiming to be the real deal. What will happen when Bri crosses paths with Bianca? Though she's got history with Bianca, the road to finding out who she is and who she wants to be comes with a lot of twists and turns. Can she handle being next? Now dating Safaree, the former "startender" has to decide whether she's ready to be in the shadows of Safaree's famous exes.
Dollaz's strong presence in the industry has not just brought him street credibility but corporate integrity. With his liquor, 79Gold, in over 23 states and overseas, he continues to expand his empire and is working on his book on surviving and thriving in the industry. Dollaz recently started a foundation for battered women and children in Memphis called Miracles House Of Restoration.
With an eye for talent and pretty women, Richie D is known for some of his high-profile relationships, in business and in-between the sheets! Despite his usual desire for hitting the clubs and dating hot women, things took a left turn when Rich was diagnosed with diabetes earlier this year.
But does the creep still reside deep inside him? In hip hop, Papoose has always earned high respect for his lyrical genius and underground credibility. In , Papoose started Honorable Records, an independent record label, followed by the release of The Nacirema Dream, which was distributed by Ingroove.
The Nacirema Dream sold over 20, units independently and remained on the Billboard Charts for numerous weeks. Since the world has come to know him as Remy Ma's husband, Papoose has become even more adored and is just as respected for who he is as a husband. Supporting his wife throughout her prison sentence, Papoose married Remy while she was locked up and held down their family.
Since her release, he has been praised for his endorsement of "Black Love" and continues to encourage it to other men in the hip hop industry. Always the support system for Remy, Papoose is ready to get the IVF process started with his wife so they can have the baby they have always wanted.
But will he be able to schedule the time to do so? Recognized for finding the hot new talent, DJ Self will continue to use his industry connections to help propel his artists.
SafareeCast Member Safaree A noted entertainer famous for hilarious persona and Caribbean vibe, Safaree Samuels has come into his own celebrity. Formerly known as the executive producer on all of Nicki Minaj's albums as well as being her ex, Safaree has put his musical talent into his own career. However, that doesn't mean he's leaving the ladies behind.
Launching his own brand of coconut oil and men's boxer brief line, Safaree is ready to bring his talents back to the city that raised him. Harris has been heavily immersed in the music industry, but prides himself on having a wide variety of entrepreneurial endeavors that range from real estate to fashion. Although Mendeecees is currently incarcerated, he continues to support his wife Yandy Smith-Harris and her entrepreneurial spirit. Focused on keeping his blended family together, Mendeecees awaits his release so that he can reunite his children, who are temporarily separated from each other since their mothers' conflict last year.
Judy has maintained good relationships with all of Mendeecees' children's mothers but is sick of all of the fighting. She struggles to help keep the family together according to her son's wishes. Though Karl is committed to his wife, he's faced with accusations of cheating that seem to keep haunting him. Cast Member James R. Distinguished by his smooth vocal style and alluring confidence, James R.
This Brooklyn-bred artist is graced with handsome good looks that have the ladies saying "Hello James R. Sophia BodyCast Member Sophia Body Having been linked to some of hip hop's most salacious stories, Sophia Body definitely has a reputation that precedes her.
This sexy, former video vixen turned aspiring DJ is hell-bent on shaking the image of her past and showing the music world what she's really got. Born to an addict mother and a father who was incarcerated, Sophia was a product of the Canadian foster care system. She moved to New York City to shake her past and has recently started dating up-and-coming rapper Jaquae. Will their relationship be doomed once Jaquae starts to learn more and more about his girl's past? With Jaquae's fan-base rapidly growing, Sophia may have more to deal with than she expects.
JaquaeCast Member Jaquae Harlem rapper Jaquae has been making a name for himself in these hip hop streets. With catchy singles, like "You Da Baddest" and major collaborations with some of hip hop's heavyweights, Jaquae's got the right music and the right co-sign. While still getting adjusted to the newfound fame that comes along being successful in the game, Jaquae has hooked up with Sophia Body, his official new girlfriend.
How will the industry react to his relationship with a vixen who has a sordid and very public past? His career has enabled him to travel the world, visiting countries like Argentina, Abu Dhabi, Morocco and more. After years of working with celebrities, Jonathan became one in his own right. As a friend to K. Michelle, he was featured as part of the cast of VH1's K. The Ohio native came to New York City a few years back with a dollar and a dream.
His struggle has included everything from waiting tables to being homeless, but it didn't stop his hustle. On Trent's way to stardom, he crossed paths with everyone from Trey Songz to Beyonce, as he continued to make connections in the industry, eventually landing himself a deal. However, when Trent came out and told his team that he was gay, the opportunities fizzled out. Trent is excited about his new relationship with Jonathan Fernandez, but the two aren't necessarily prepared to find out the truth about each other.
Representing clients such as Fetty, Remy Boy Monty, Ayisha Diaz and others, he combines his keen legal mind with his music industry experience. Over the years, Navarro owned and managed a professional recording studio which helped him gain key contacts throughout the country. Currently in a relationship with his partner Ashley Diaz, Navarro is trying to juggle the demands of being a high-powered attorney while still making sure his relationship is in tact.