DeRon Beasley is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of FreshAsFrankie.com. After starting out as a musician-producer he went on to study the music business and work in Urban Promotions, followed by artist management. Mr. Beasley entrepreneurial spirit has led him to launch numerous businesses in music and fashion marketing. He’s a huge fan of the ’80s and ’90s Hip Hop and R&B, and he’s a firm believer that Hip Hop Music will never die.
New Orleans rapper Young Greatness, 34, was shot and killed outside of a local Waffle House early Monday (October 29) morning. According to reports, officers arrived at the scene to find Young Greatness, real name Theodore Jones, dead of a single gunshot wound.