The Wake Up: Ashanti, Nicki Minaj, and More!!!

After years of not speaking, R&B princess ASHANTI and ex-label mate JA RULE have buried the hatchet. ASHANTI says their three-hour-long conversation was a successful one. [TaleTela]

Hip-hop’s barbie, NICKI MINAJ has pushed back the release of her sophomore album. The new release date for PINK FRIDAY: ROMAN RELOADED is now set for April 3 [HipHopWired]

Congrats to the NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS and the NEW YORK GIANTS on making it to SUPERBOWL 46. [TheUrbanDaily]