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Meek Mill Donates $10K to Colin Kaepernick’s 10 for 10 Million Dollar Pledge


Meek Mill has proved that being locked behind bars won’t stop him from continuing his philanthropic efforts. On day nine of Colin Kaepernick’s 10 for 10 Million Dollar Pledge, the Philly rapper matched Kaepernick’s $10,000 donation, donating $10,000 to Philadelphia’s Youth Service Inc. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information A combined $20,000, the generous gift to Youth Service Inc., whose […]

‘Black Panther’ Receives High Praise at Hollywood Premiere

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Last night, January 29, was the premiere of the highly anticipated Marvel Studios film, Black Panther. Taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, the first screening accumulated numerous positive reviews, and the purple carpet mirrored Wakanda royalty. The regal dress code inspired by traditional African attire, was seen in different forms on director Ryan […]

These Ladies Stole the Night With Their Grammy Looks

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“To all the ladies in the place with style and grace.” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Grammys are the biggest night in music for artists, so what better night than Grammy night to show off their best outfits? Some of our favorite rappers and singers like Jay Z,  Bruno Mars, and Donald Glover, appeared […]

Kendrick Lamar Scores 5 Grammy Wins At 2018 Awards

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The 60th Grammy Awards aired this Sunday, January 28 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, and music’s biggest celebration was a night to remember. The prestigious, star-studded event, which recognizes and honors musical excellence, was jam jacked with exciting and jaw-dropping moments (like SZA’s ‘Best New Artist’ snub and Jay Z’s zero wins). This year’s […]

5 Hip-Hop Music Videos Inspired by Movies and TV Shows

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The link between hip-hop, film and television goes back decades. Hip-hop has been the inspiration behind several storylines and featured in a multitude of soundtracks. On the flip side, music artists have also been influenced by the big (and little) screen, and implemented those works of art into their visuals. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information […]

Lil Jon Opens and Funds a Second Primary School in Ghana


Last October, it was reported that rapper Lil Jon teamed up with non-profit organization Pencils of Promise (PoP), to build a primary school in Ghana. The kindergarten school dedicated to the Abomayaw community, was completely funded by Lil Jon, and built in hopes of providing a proper and successful learning environment for students. On January 24, CNN reported […]

SZA and Metro Boomin Star in New GAP’s Latest Campaign

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Labeled as culture remixers, five-time grammy nominated singer SZA and famed rap record producer Metro Boomin, are the stars of GAP’s latest campaign, “Gap Logo Remix,” a new collection which celebrates the evolution of the iconic brand’s logo and nearly 50 years in fashion. The campaign also features notable names including singer Sabrina Claudio, U.K. […]

J. Holiday Disses Beyonce, SZA, and Cardi B. Calls Their Music “Bullsh*t”


Someone is still salty over their 2009 Grammy loss for Best Contemporary R&B Album to Mary J. Blige. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information R&B singer J. Holiday, best known for his hits “Bed” and “Suffocate,” has resurfaced, but not because he has new music out, but instead, the singer took to Instagram yesterday to rant […]

Mary J. Blige Makes History and Scores Two Oscar Nominations


Mudbound, directed by Dee Rees, follows the story of two families; one black, one white, residing in racist rural Mississippi, trying to maneuver their way through the World War II era. The Netflix feature film is changing the game and competing with the “big leagues” at the 2018 Academy Awards, and has raked up a total […]

Monique Calls for Netflix Boycott After Being Offered Only $500K for Comedy Special

Academy-award winning actress and comedian Mo’Nique, took to Instagram this past weekend, calling out Netflix for gender and race pay disparity, after she was offered a low sum of $500,000 for a comedy special. In an Instagram video with the caption, “#BOYCOTT#NETFLIX FOR #COLORBIAS AND #GENDERBIAS. PLEASE STAND WITH ME. I LOVE US.,” Mo’Nique explained, “I […]

Diddy Donates $200K to Help Improve Maternal Healthcare in Uganda

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The power player lends a helping hand to those in need in Budondo, Uganda. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information According to Rolling Stone, on January 16, hip-hop mogul Sean”Diddy” Combs announced that he will be donating a generous amount of $200,000 to the Suubi “Hope” Health Center in Uganda. Diddy told Rolling Stone, “I’ve always […]

Angela Rye To Host BET News Program


Angela Rye is known not to bite her tongue when it comes to major issues facing the black community. And later this month, on January 31, the CNN political commentator and NPR political analyst will be hosting a special news program on BET titled, Angela Rye’s State of the Union. Exclusively reported by Blavity, the show hosted […]

Remembering 10 of Aaliyah’s Best Music Videos

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It’s been 17 years since the tragic death of hip-hop’s babygirl, Aaliyah. From her beauty, music and style, to her ‘ jazz personality, G mentality,’ the princess of R&B left behind an everlasting legacy. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Aaliyah Dana Haughton first took over the scene in the mid 90’s with her debut studio […]

Rich the Kid Stars in Champs Sports X Adidas Originals ‘Camo’ Campaign


Originally from New York, Atlanta rapper Rich the Kid is the latest celebrity to star in a Champs Sports X adidas Originals campaign. In the 53 second campaign video, Rich the Kid explores the city of Los Angeles, and discusses his journey to different cities and how his experiences have impacted him. He also mentions […]

Tina Turner to Receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award


Rock and roll icon Tina Turner will be honored at the 2018 Grammy Awards and receive the Lifetime Achievement Award for her exceptional career in music. The Recording Academy’s National Trustees presents the award to performers who, “during their lifetimes, have made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of recording.” The Queen of […]

‘Living Single’ Will Be Streaming on Hulu Starting Thursday

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“It’s a 90s kind of world,” again! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Regine’s confidence and style, Max’s wit and humor, Synclaire’s ‘woo woo woo’ optimism, and Khadijah’s cool, was what made up the lovely ladies of Living Single. Residing in a Brooklyn brownstone, Khadijah James (Queen Latifah) and Synclaire James (Kim Coles), both cousins, and […]

#NationalScreenwritersDay Let’s Celebrate the Writers of 15 Hip-Hop Movies We Love


Today, January 5, marks the 2nd annual celebration of National Screenwriter’s Day. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information National Screenwriter’s Day recognizes the tremendous talent and efforts of the writers behind the big screen films we love and cherish. According to Hal Croasnum, creator of National Screenwriter’s Day and President of ScreenwritingU, the holiday tackles more […]

Anita Baker Announces Farewell Concert Series 

Anita Baker Announces Farewell Concert Series 

R&B legend Anita Baker took to twitter and expressed her excitement on turning 60 years old this year, but then the Rapture songstress surprised fans with her next sentence, sending them into a frenzy. sO Much 2 CELEBRATE with you #2018. 60th Bday in 25 days?… Farewell ?Concert ?Series, beginning in March… We'll paint pictures […]