Kelly Hite

A dirty mouth with a camera, and a girl who loves hip hop. Twitter & IG: @kellyhite

Tinder Is Testing A New “Matchmaking” Feature

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Sharing is caring, and with the new share button being tested on Tinder, you can be a virtual “wing man” of sorts by sharing potential matches from the dating app with your friends. No longer will you have to resort to screenshots or time consuming swipe searches to pass on recommendations. Advertisement The feature, which […]

Chief Keef Shares Emotional Moment With Fan

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There’s never a shortage of rappers making news. Unfortunately, the majority of coverage garnering attention nowadays is cherry-picked and sensationalized, leaving the more positive actions and messages by artists like Chief Keef rarely acknowledged, much less celebrated. However, those are the moments, like in this video of a Keef fan meeting his idol backstage after a […]

Need To See Powerful Images That Transcend Politics? Look At #ObamaAndKids

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In recognition of Black History Month, and in celebration of our country’s first Black president, Michael Skolnik—entrepreneur, activist and storyteller—started a simple hashtag #ObamaAndKids However, the response from the Twitter community has been anything but simple. Timelines continue to be flooded with heart warming photos of President Obama in candid poses sharing personal moments with […]

The “Follower” App Provides You With Your Very Own Stalker

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While stalking people in real life would normally result in a restraining order or a trip to the hospital, there’s a company today offering it as a service for you. Yes, you read that right. If getting likes on your latest selfie isn’t doing it for you anymore, you can raise the bar even higher […]

A Spotlight On Six Young Black Entrepreneurs Making Their Mark

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To celebrate Black History Month, we recognize not only the achievements by African Americans from America’s past, but also its future. Meet six young, Black entrepreneurs who are already making their mark in the world before even being old enough to drive. Advertisement Moziah Bridges Unsatisfied with the limited bow tie designs that were currently […]

This Isn’t Your Average Valentine Gift List (But It’s Lit For The Munchies)

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When searching for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for bae, you can go traditional like chocolate or jewelry or if you’re looking for something a little different, here are a few outside-the-box gift ideas that are sure to impress. Doritos Roses Who doesn’t love Doritos? This is a prime opportunity to show off your artsy […]

Celebrating Black History: Black Inventions We Use Everyday

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In celebration of Black History Month, it’s important to acknowledge and remember the innovative contributions made by African Americans. Here are a number of Black inventors whose ingenuity created something that still, even hundreds of years later, we use in our everyday lives. Garrett A. Morgan: Three-Position Traffic Light Imagine if there were only the […]

[Watch] Burger King Uses Snoop Dogg In Hot Dog Training

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Burger King, known for their flame grilled burgers, announced today [February 10, 2016] they are adding hot dogs to the menu calling them the “Whopper Of Hot Dogs.” BK adding hot dogs to their menu hardly warrants your attention, but who they feature in their hot dog employee training videos just might grab it. Advertisement […]

[Listen] Smoke DZA Enlists Snoop Dogg For New Single, “Morals”

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You might go and revisit your 9os Hip Hop favorites after hearing Smoke DZA’s newest release “Morals,” a collaboration with producer Harry Fraud. From the duo’s upcoming album He Has Risen, the single features Snoop Dogg who aids in solidifying the overall nostalgic sound, while assisting DZA in calling out the new generation he accuses of […]

Support Naughty By Nature’s 25th Anniversary Album Kickstarter

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Hoping to raise $100,000 to fund their 25th anniversary album, Naughty By Nature has started a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. According to their profile, the Hip Hop trio are asking for monetary support because it would allow them complete creative control over the album. The trio explained, “We’re crowdfunding to help pay for recording, mixing […]

New App Helps Consumers Support Black Owned Business

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According to the National Black Chamber of Commerce, the 2.1 million Black owned businesses in America generate an annual revenue of over $138 billion. That number alone might sound impressive, however, compare it with the roughly $30.0 trillion in revenue that businesses in America achieve yearly, and it starts telling a different story. Granted, the […]

DJ Khaled “Ipsum Text Generator” Offers Major Keys To Designers

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There’s a DJ Khaled “Ipsum” text generator, and it’s just as magnificently random as you would expect. Lorem ipsum is just a fancy Latin way of saying filler text. It’s something designers use to gauge how a layout will look (think magazine spread) before the real text is available for use. Print designers have commonly […]

[Listen] New Tory Lanez Single “LA Confidential” Co-Written By Miguel

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Last night [Thursday, January 28] Toronto crooner Tory Lanez made his television debut performing his hit single “Say It” on Jimmy Kimmel Live.  As if performing on late night television wasn’t big enough, he also brought together members of the 90s R&B act Brownstone who haven’t performed together in 20 years for a reunion just to […]

Too Far? Airbnb Now Offers “Netflix and Chill” Room Rental

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For those looking to take “Netflix and Chill” to the next level, this Airbnb apartment in New York City has you covered. Starting with the original Netflix and chill bed lined with surround sound speakers, down to the mini bar stocked with a broad array of alcoholic options such as champagne, wine, vodka, gin, whiskey […]

Chelsea Handler’s New App Offers Escape From Awkward Situations

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Imagine the horror of showing up to a blind date only to be catfished, or cornered at a work function? Traditionally you would rely on your friends, banking that they come through with that emergency call or text, aiding in your somewhat guilt-free getaway. However, let’s be honest. It has never been a reliable system—especially […]

“Power Rangers Samurai” Charged With Murder [Ironically] Using The Sword

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Ricardo Medina Jr., the actor who played Deker, the red Power Ranger in Power Rangers Samurai, has been arrested and charged with murder after killing his roommate with a Samurai sword (cue Alanis Morissette’s “Ironic”). The “Power Ranger” turned stripper was first arrested a year ago for the stabbing, claiming it was self-defense. Upon further […]

[Watch] Isaiah Rashad’s New Buzz Track, “Smile”

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We’ve been oh so patiently awaiting new music from TDE’s Isaiah Rashad. Since Cilvia Demo, Rashad has stayed relatively low key. Yesterday [Thursday, January 14] he out-of-the-blue drops a new single, “Smile.” Why did the release seem so sudden? Because it was. Turns out iTunes accidentally leaked “Smile,” which was scheduled to be released with […]

#AskPotus: The Questions President Obama Answered, And Some We Wish He Had

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President Barack Obama jumped on Twitter to hold his #AskPOTUS question-and-answer session today (Thursday, January 14) at McKinley High School in Baton Rouge to ask what we (the American people) can accomplish this year and beyond. Giving the public a rare opportunity to ask the President anything, as you can imagine, resulted in a mix […]

Sexual Assault Accuser Chloe Goins Releases Bill Cosby Rap Diss Track

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Chloe Goins, who we reported last week had her sexual assault charges against Bill Cosby rejected by the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office, has found another way to vent her anger and frustration: she recorded a diss track. The former dancer and alleged sexual assault victim has decided to launch a career in the music […]