Jeffery Cortez, 50, was arrested by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Sunday (March 12), according to an arrest report.He was booked with three counts of intimidating a witness and three counts of simple assault.
Five of their puppies look like their husky mother, while one pup named Aleu takes her looks from her wolfdog father.
Executives at record companies large and small failed to reconcile West's appearance and demeanor with their expectations of what a rapper should be. "It was a strike against me that I didn't wear baggy jeans and jerseys and that I never hustled, never sold drugs," says West, 28, who grew up in suburban Chicago and often dresses as if he's anticipating an acceptance letter from Exeter.
"But for me to have the opportunity to stand in front of a bunch of executives and present myself, I had to hustle in my own way.
"Kanye wore a pink shirt with the collar sticking up and Gucci loafers," recalls Damon Dash, then Roc-A-Fella CEO.
"It was obvious we were not from the same place or cut from the same cloth." Says Jay-Z: "We all grew up street guys who had to do whatever we had to do to get by.