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Hot 97′s Mister Cee Comes Clean in GQ Interview

MisterCEEGQPhotoFascinating piece from GQ staff writer Zach Baron in the February issue. It starts with a guided drive-through tour of the Brooklyn neighborhood that bore Calvin Lebrun, a.k.a Mister Cee, and progresses to Lebrun candidly explaining the motivations and minutiae of a sordid sex scandal.

The Daily News , a newspaper that was instrumental in bringing said scandal to the fore, got the embargoed advance look; full GQ article is here. The interview is a great primer for those who know little about Lebrun, Hot 97 and-or the lead-up to his messy, protracted downfall:

On the Kane tours, he says, he was “f*cking everything in sight.” The whole time he had a steady girlfriend, too. Once, he says, coming off tour, he gave her gonorrhea. “It was the most horrible thing I ever did to a woman in my life,” Cee says. She called him last year, after Cee had a run-in with the guy she was dating, just to tell him off again. “I mean, cursed me out, just called me all types of fagg*ts and homos.”

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Mister Cee Resigns from Hot 97 Amid Drag Queen Solicitation Accusations

This is now way for a hip-hop legend to go out. Mister Cee, who has been with Hot 97 since 1993, has resigned from the station amid accusations by a drag queen that Cee requested sexual services. On the air, Cee said he was stepping down because “I never want to be in a situation where I get pushed out anywhere.”

Early this morning, the Internet erupted when a drag queen by the name of Bimbo Whinehouse (sigh) posted a recording of what he claimed was Cee soliciting him. This isn’t the first time Cee has had his name connected to solicitation; he has been arrested twice in the past for incidents involving prostitutes.

Hot 97 issued the following statement:

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Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week

Here’s a look what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week.

  1. Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee Arrested for Public Lewdness, April 6
  2. Conde´Nast Fooled Into Paying 8 Million to Scammer, April 4
  3. AOL Fires Freelancers, Invites Them to Contribute for Free, April 4
  4. Detailing How the Huffington Post Lured Reporters Away from The New York Times, April 6
  5. MSG Network and WPIX, Big Winners at New York Emmys, April 4
  6. More Freelancers Fired at AOL, April 6
  7. Jay-Z Launches Lifestyle Website, April 4

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Hot 97 Jock Mister Cee Arrested for Public Lewdness

Mister Cee, the Hot 97/WQHT DJ and famed rap producer, was arrested on charges pertaining to oral sex with another man.

The New York Daily News reports Mister Cee, whose real name is Calvin Lebrun, 44, and a male companion, Lawrence Campbell, 20, were arrested Wednesday morning, March 30.

Both men were charged with public lewdness and exposure of a person. They were released after their arraignment and are due back in court in June.

On Hot 97, he hosts Throwback at Noon, a classic hits hour.

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