Ludacris had a bit of a homecoming this past Saturday when he returned to Hot 107.9 and rocked the Birthday Bash 15 stage. Luda's come a long way since his days as an intern at Hot 97.5 (now Hot 107.9), where he eventually became a radio personality known as Chris Lova Lova. Watch Maria More talk to 'Chris about his radio days, as well as his love for Trojan Magnum condoms!

Rick Ross, aka the Teflon Don aka Rickey Rozay, was living up to his nickname at Birthday Bash 15 last Saturday. Peep Rickey poppin' a bottle of Rose here!

Ciara made a triumphant return to her hometown last Saturday at Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash 15! Ludacris brought Ciara out during his set. Check her out lookin' good!

Ludacris brought out the stars during his performance at Birthday Bash 15! Click here to see the pictures!

Hot 107.9's own DJ Drama caught up with Rick Ross after he smashed the Birthday Bash 15 stage on Saturday. The Bawse talked about his forthcoming album, Teflon Don, as well as the mixtape game. Check out the interview!

Although he didn't hit the stage, hip-hop legend Busta Rhymes was backstage at Birthday Bash 15 last Saturday. Hot 107.9's own DJ Drama caught up with Bussa Bus at the show. Peep the interview here!

Hot 107.9 caught up with Shawty Lo backstage at Philips Arena after he rocked the Birthday Bash 15 stage! The Bankhead Ambassador spoke about his recent engagement as well as new music he's working on. Check it out here!


As we previously reported, Ludacris brought out some very special guests during his set at Birthday Bash 15 last Saturday. One of his guests was Atlanta's own Diamond, formerly of Crime Mob. Check out Maria More's interview with Diamond here!


Atlanta's own Ciara was back in her hometown over the weekend performing as a special guest at Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash 15! In addition to performing the remix of her controversial hit "Ride" with Ludacris and promoting HIV/AIDS awareness, Ciara also took the time to deflect criticism of folks like singer Lloyd, who claim Ciara has gone Hollywood and forgotten her Decatur roots.

ET of the Durrty Boyz and Jazzy McBee caught up with Atlanta's own Travis Porter after they rocked Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash 15 stage. Peep the interview here!

Luther Campbell aka Uncle Luke was one of the big surprises at Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash 15, coming out during Ludacris' set. The former 2 Live Crew frontman performed some of his classic hits, accompanied with some exotic dancers of course. Check out the interview here!

Plies had a lot to talk about backstage after his performance at Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash 15, including the "sex diet" he went on while recording his new album, "Goon Affiliated." Click here to watch Plies explain his "sex diet," as well as what it meant to him to bring out Young Jeezy aka Mr. Birthday Bash during the show.