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Rich the Kid Gets Rid of L.A. Home After Armed Robbery

Rich the Kid

Rapper Rich the Kid and his girlfriend, Tori Brixx, were robbed and held at gunpoint in their downtown Los Angeles home earlier this month, and now the New York MC is ditching the apartment as a result. Rich the Kid, who’s formally known as Dimitri Leslie Roger, and Brixx were hospitalized after the brutal attack, […]

#PoolPatrolPaula Charged for Assaulting a 15-Year-Old Black Boy at a Pool

Pool Patrol Paula

After #BBQPatty, #PermitPatty and #IncidentIrene, the Internet was introduced to #PoolPatrolPaula this past Wednesday (June 27). Summerville, S.C. resident Stephanie Sebby-Strempel, who was given the moniker #PoolPatrolPaula after tormenting a 15-year-old Black boy at a pool, is under fire after the Summerville Police Department charged her with one count of third-degree assault and battery and […]

The Source Power 30 Radio Network at the 2018 BET Awards

BET Power  Safaree

For the past several years, the Source Power 30 Radio Network has worked with BET Radio Room to bring you exclusive coverage from artists.  When it comes to the Radio Room, BET always does it big!   Check out  interviews with Wale, Molly Brazy, Ray J, Freeway, Steff London, Def Loaf, Lil Rel, Safaree, DJ Drewskii, Ezinma, Sevyn […]

BET Awards Weekend was Lit: Here’s What You Missed

BET Experience

It was a BET takeover in Los Angeles, Calif last weekend, and The Source was there to document every moment! The three-day extravaganza, better known as the BET Experience, kicked off Friday (June 22) at at L.A. Live, the City of Angels’ go-to entertainment complex in downtown L.A. The venue hosted various vendors, including a custom […]

Woman Tries to Impersonate Rihanna to Avoid Arrest

Rihanna Imposter

There are plenty of celebrities with unwanted mug shots, but Rihanna is not one of them. According to TMZ, a woman was arrested at a Rite Aid in Beverly Hills last week, and tried to get out of it by saying her name was Robyn Rihanna Fenty. Anyone who’s familiar with the world famous entertainer […]

XXXTentacion Purchased Four Homes for His Family Before He Died

XXXTentacion Homes

Family over everything. That appears to have been one of XXXTentacion’s life mottos before he passed. According to TMZ, “sources close to the rapper [say] his most important objective in life was to take care of those around him.” REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS The media outlet acquired real estate documents that show the […]

Netflix Fires Head of PR for Using N-Word in Meeting


Netflix was under fire earlier this year after actress and comedienne Mo’Nique accused the streaming network of racially and sexually biased towards Black women. Now, the digital company is in headlines once again after announcing the dismissal of its PR Chief, Jonathan Friedland. The Hollywood Reporter exclusively announced the news this afternoon. REGISTER TO VOTE […]

ABC Confirms ‘Roseanne’ Spinoff Without Roseanne Barr

Roseanne Spinoff

America bid Roseanne Barr and her recently rebooted sitcom goodbye after the TV star embarked on a racist, Ambien-inspired Twitter tirade in the middle of the night. But it looks like fans of the show will still be able to get a glimpse of life with The Conners on ABC’s upcoming Roseanne spinoff. There’s just […]

Mary J. Blige is Officially a Divorced and Single Woman

Mary J Blige

After 13 years of marriage and one year of hell, Mary J. Blige is officially back on the market. The Grammy Award-winning singer filed for divorce from her husband, Kendu Isaacs, in July 2016, but it became apparent the two would never be able to reconcile after news surfaced about Isaacs indulging in an affair. […]

Marsha Ambrosius Tackles Police Brutality and the Image of Black Men in New Video, ‘Old Times’ [VIDEO]

Marsha Ambrosius

It’s been four years since Marsha Ambrosius blessed fans with new music, so it’s only right that she release a new single and video to match. In preparation for the release of third studio album, NYLA, which is named after her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter, the Grammy-nominated songstress recently debuted the visual for her project’s lead single, […]

Friends, Family and Fans Remember Prodigy One Year After His Death


It was one year ago today that Hip-Hop fell into a state of mourning after news surfaced that Mobb Deep’s Prodigy passed away from complications with sickle cell anemia. The New York-bred MC struggled with the disease for years. He even released a song addressing his battle with sickle cell on his debut album, H.N.I.C., called […]