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Ari Lennox, DUCKWRTH, Masego to Perform at Afropunk Virtual Festival

Ari Lennox, DUCKWRTH, Masego to Perform at Afropunk Virtual Festival

Afropunk festival is back and virtual this year due to COVID-19. The show will run from October 23 through the 25. There will be performances by Ari Lennox, Masego, Kirby, Smino, Tobe Nwigwe, and more. In the virtual event, it will be several destinations that viewers can visit like hair, activism row, market, and more. […]

Attorney General Daniel Cameron Responds to Megan Thee Stallion’s Message on ‘SNL’

Megan Thee Stallion Advocates for Women and Says She Wasn't in a Relationship With Tory Lanez in NYT Op-Ed Piece

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron appeared on Fox News and expressed he doesn’t like Megan Thee Stallion’s SNL performance, calling it “disgusting.” Megan Thee Stallion used her platform to send a message by encouraging to protect black women during her Saturday Night Live performance. There was a soundbite feature from Tamika Mallory that states, “Daniel […]

Waka Flocka Receives Honorary Doctorate Degree

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This past weekend Waka Flocka received an honorary doctorate degree in philanthropy and humanitarianism. Everyone in his family was present to watch him receive the honor. On a recent Instagram post, “I got Honorary Doctorate in Philanthropy and Humanitarianism….. my work is just beginning!!!!” The Atlanta rapper has major support from other rappers in the […]

Ari Lennox Releases Her New Single ‘Chocolate Pomegranate’

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The Shea Butter babe is back and released her new single “Chocolate Pomegranate.” Ari Lennox has performed the single before it was released on Genius special show that was partnered with Reebok. The new single is written by Dijon Stylez and produced by Elite. The new single is the first release since Lennox dropped “BUSSIT” […]

A$AP Rocky and Tyler, the Creator Are the New Faces of Gucci

A$AP Rocky and Tyler, the Creator Are the New Faces of Gucci

It is announced that A$AP Rocky and Tyler, the Creator will be starring and will be the new faces in the Gucci campaign. The two rappers pull up to Iggy Pop’s mansion in Los Angeles, California in a vintage bronze Rolls-Royce wearing the new Gucci menswear. In the campaign video below, you will see some […]

Kanye West Plans to Give His G.O.O.D. Music Artists Their Masters Back

Charlamagne Tha God Reveals Kanye West Owes Big Sean $3M

Kanye West has made guidelines and updates to the music industry about keeping their masters. He has called out Sony, Universal Music Group, and more about the madness on Twitter. After releasing his contract of how they will keep the masters and Mr. West won’t get it back, he wants to make a change. “Jesus […]

Alicia Keys and SiR Perform ‘Three Hour Drive’ Single

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Alicia Keys released her self-titled debut album, Alicia, this past Friday. With the release of her new album, Keys performed with California native SiR a track called “Three Hour Drive.” On the album, the song features Sampha but Alicia made it special by bringing out a special guest. Peep the latest performance below.

Beyoncé Tells Corny Joke on Virtual WACO Gala

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This past weekend, WACO had its virtual gala. Both Beyoncé and Solange stepped in and help to raise money for the Wearable Art Gala that streamed live on YouTube Saturday night. We all know Mama Tina Knowles always tells us her corny jokes, but now, Beyonce gave us her corny joke. The joke was playfully […]

Wale, Lil Baby, Nas, and More Perform at Apple Music’s Rap Life Event

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Apple Music teamed up with Howard University for its Rap Life event. It features performances with Wale, Lil’ Baby, Nas, and Rapsody. The event recorded at Howard University and is hosted by Ebro, Nadeska, and LowKey. It isn’t only a concert but expands the conversation about impacting black communities and the youth. It also featured […]

Alicia Keys Announces Seventh Album That Will Release This Friday

Alicia Keys Reflect on Beating the Odds: '[I] Was Supposed to End up Being a Prostitute'

Alicia Keys will release her seventh studio album, ALICIA, this Friday. It has been delayed due to the COVID 19 virus, but it is finally here! It will release on Friday, September 18. She dropped her debut single off of the forthcoming album called “Show Me Love” with Miguel. Keys also released five singles off […]

2 Chainz and Lil’ Wayne Release ‘Money Maker’ Visual

2 Chainz and Lil' Wayne Release 'Money Maker' Visual

2 Chainz and Lil’ Wayne joined forces to release hit single “Money Maker.” It is a tribute to HBCU bands. We can see that the two legendary rappers have some inspiration from Beyonce’s Coachella performance back in 2019 with her tribute to HBCU performance with a band and more. The marching band in the video […]