In honor of the collaboration, we caught up with the pioneering rapper to talk about her activism, Salt-N-Pepa's enduring impact on style and what she doesn't want to hear on a date. It's been over 20 years that we've been with Lifebeat.
Salt-N-Pepa was always about getting the message out there. Peter Jennings came to us and said to make a PSA, "Let's Talk About AIDS." But I was naive about how the virus is contracted, until Magic Johnson came out. ” But in my case people know what I do, so it’s a no-no.
Today, to still be involved, just looking at the numbers from ages 13 to 24, finding that they're still being diagnosed with the virus, is touching to me. What impact do you think Salt-N-Pepa has had on style? That was an accident that happened -- my hair got shaved off on one side.
Kevin Costner will serve as grand marshal of the Krewe of Endymion, one of the largest, glitziest parades.
He’ll be joined by the Doobie Brothers and the Go-Gos, including lead singer Belinda Carlisle.
I got a bad perm and had to shave it off on one side. They’ll bite you down the line, if you’re like “Hey, I’m having a fun date and I just kind of played it off.” That introduction is very important. Don't start asking me, "You know, I was thinking about getting into the business." Now I'm at a meeting!
And that became a big hit to this day, with a lot of people -- Rihanna, Cassie. Do you think there should be more socially conscious anthems today? These stars, because they’re so huge, it wouldn't hurt them to throw one in. Listen to the conversation, and if you see any flags go up. If I'm on a date, I don't want to talk business right away.
As the South finally crumbles down around her, Scarlett devises a way to overcome starvation in order save herself and her family during the war and the following years of reconstruction.