Russell Simmons and the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network Issue Statement Declaring Neutrality in Tony Yayo/Czar Entertainment Dispute

russell_simmons.jpgRussell Simmons and the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network have issued a statement denying their participation in a press conference scheduled for today by Cynthia Reed, the mother of James “Lil Henchmen” Rosemond, 14. On Friday (March 30) representatives for Reed issued a press release announcing the gathering which is intended to protest the alleged actions of rapper Tony Yayo of G-Unit. Yayo was arrested on March 24 after Rosemond, the son of Czar Entertainment principal Jimmy Rosemond, claimed that he was assaulted by the rapper on a New York Street. Pamela Lipshitz of JLM Public Relations issued the following statement on behalf of Russell Simmons and the HSAN.Russell Simmons, Dr. Benjamin Chavis and the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN) will not participate in the press conference being called for Monday, April 2nd, by Czar Entertainment and Cynthia Reed, mother of Jimmy Henchman’s son. HSAN is impartial and will not take sides in this dispute. Russell Simmons and Dr. Benjamin Chavis hope the issues between Tony Yayo and Jimmy Henchman and Czar Entertainment will be resolved peacefully and as soon as possible.

  • J.R.O.

    Yayo still cracks me up for that shit.

  • terrell hunter

    yayo is a punk ass buster 4 slapping a 14 year old kid!!! he aint no gangster, and sho nuff aint a man!! faggot is more like his title, him and fifty!! lets see him try that shit with jimmy henchmen!!! fuck g-unit!!! only m.o.p. and young buck r tha real street niggas in that crew!!

  • BUCKUALL

    NOW THEY MAKE A BIG DEAL CAUSE YAYO SLAPPED A BITCH ASS RICH KID WHILE POOR KIDS DIE OF STARVATION AND SHIT, AND HE AINT NO KID FROM WHERE AM FROM 14 YEAR OLD KIDS SHOOT MOTHAFUCKERS ALREADY, ALL THAT SHIT IS BS.

  • http://www.soulink.net Soul Ink NYC

    I just hope this thing does not spill over into the streets .

  • dunks

    Hey, Henchman ,you ain’t nothin .You like those cruel black warlords in Africa ,who use kids to fight there war.Plus ou try to flop bucks album by letting your baby mother talk bad about G-unit because ,the Snoop n game album flopped

  • http://dahshyt.blogspot.com Belize

    thats wack

  • EReal

    IN OTHER NEWS,

    There are children dying in Iraq. Ethnic clensing in Darfur and A SHIT LOAD OF CHILDREN IN AFRICA HAVE NOTHING TO EAT!!!

    Co-Sign Buckuall

    Terell is a stan you can tell.

    1 hunned.

  • Quan

    I feel where BuckHall come from cause in Richmond, Va we got 12 year old kids doin runs. But in the same sense that lil kid won’t doin runs for nobody so in that sense he shouldn’t have been touch by somebody other than his pops

  • je1nek

    50 PROBALLY PUNKED RUSSELL

  • THE ILLUMINATI

    HHAHA FUK ALL THEM GUNIT NIGGAZ ….50 IS NOT GONNA SELL THE SAME THIS YEAR HAHHAH,IM SURE HE LOST ALOT OF WHITE FANS AND BLACK

  • Malcolm

    FREE YAYO!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Henchman set up Tupac and now he wants to set up 50 Cent

  • md luva

    yayo is a bitch ass nigga for that shit…i guess when u are wack and cant get publicity anywhere else, you’ll do stupid shit like that for any ‘media’ time…

  • Ms.Pepcee

    Sorry but when I first heard it I cracked up I can picture Yayo smacking a kid but why protest? I dout 50 was involved if he wanted a kid smacked he would call on his son

  • big dick

    what did the five fingers say to the face…?
    S M A C K

  • REALTALK

    THAT’S THE SAME DUDE THAT SPOKE ON EMINEM’S BEHALF WHEN HE SHITTED ON OUR PRECIOUS BLACKWOMEN!GET THE FUCK OUT OF HERE. FUCK RUSSELL SIMMON’S WHITEY LOVER.

  • 4 Biden

    YAYO IS ON SOME BS!! WHAT KINDA DUMB ASS GROWN ASS NIGGA SLAPS KIDS. I GOT 14 YEAR OLD SOLDIERS IN MY HOOD TOO BUT FO REAL, YOYO A GROWN ASS MAN. NEVER DID LIKE G-UNIT ANYWAYS, BLACK WALL STREET FO LIFE!!