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For Childish Gambino, His Next Album May Be His Last

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Saturday night, Childish Gambino performed at the Governor’s Ball, and he may have hinted at the end of his musical career. It was at the close of his performance that Gambino, born Donald Glover, briefly stated, “I’ll see you for the last Gambino album,” before walking off the stage. Naturally, we’re a bit confused. Advertisement Glover’s […]

Trump Asks Supreme Court to Bring Back Travel Ban on Muslim Nations

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Thursday night [June 1, 2017], Donald Trump’s administration submitted a petition to the US Supreme Court in an effort to reverse rulings in Hawaii and Maryland that blocked the original ban on travel from six majority-Muslim nations: Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. According to the administration, the president has the “broad authority to prevent […]

Nas, Ghostface Killah, Just Blaze, and More to Headline A3C Festival

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In the growing spectrum of music festivals dedicated to the genre of Hip-Hop, Atlanta’s A3C (All Three Coasts) Festival & Conference is at the forefront. Every year the event brings together hip-hop lovers, artists, intellectuals, and all-around thinkers to conduct a week filled with everything Hip-Hop was always meant to be, and this year, the tradition continues. […]

[WATCH] Flipp Dinero Debuts New Visuals for “Running Up Bands”

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Flipp Dinero is the latest new talent to emerge from Jonny Shipes’ Cinematic Music Group, a roster that lays claim to the likes of Joey Bada$$, Mick Jenkins, and Smoke DZA. His alignment with the aforementioned Bada$$ and the rest of his Pro Era conglomerate is well-documented, kicking off with a friendship with resident photographer […]

On The Rise: Take A First look At Shawn Taylor’s “No Feelings” Video

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New York-bred emcee Shawn Taylor is the latest in a slew of young newcomers creating a path and viable chance at mainstream success for Hip-Hop coming out of upstate New York. Equipped with his own take on the singing-rapping wave, Taylor’s melodic delivery and inviting content makes him one to look out for in the […]

Paris Mayor Now Supports Black Feminist Festival She Once Called Discriminatory

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The Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, is now lending her blessing to a black feminist festival in the capital that limits certain areas of the festivities to black women only after previously calling for its banishment. The Nyansapo Festival, described by organizers, The Mwasi Collective, as an “Afro-feminist movement that is active on a European scale,” […]

A Georgia Man Will Spend 10 Years Behind Bars Despite A Not Guilty Verdict

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Ramad Chatman was found not guilty after standing trial for an armed robbery at a Georgia convenience store, but will still spend 10 years in prison. In 2014, the Lucky Lotto convenience store in Northern Georgia was robbed as an assailant held the clerk at gunpoint. A dirty storefront and grainy video footage made it virtually […]

Beauty Queen Says She Was Wrongfully Arrested; Called “Black B*tch”

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Carmen Ponder, crowned Miss Black Texas US Ambassador in 2016, is now calling for the removal of Kerry Crews, a North Texas police chief. Ponder, a recent graduate of Texas A&M University and a current intern with the Hunt County District Attorney’s office, has alleged that she experienced a bout of “road rage” from Crews, […]

[WATCH] Goapele Debuts New Video for ‘$ecret’

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Last week gifted us with the release of Goapele’s latest Dreamseeker EP, her sixth full-length project and the follow-up to her 2014 Strong As Glass album.  In a timely fashion, Goapele has also debuted the accompanying visuals to the CrakWav-produced “$ecret” a sensual highlight of  Dreamseeker. Directed by Sean Alexander, the video boasts a theme of […]

ICYMI: Former Neo-Nazi Kills Friends After Disrespecting His Conversion to Islam

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Friday evening, police arrested 18-year old Devon Arthurs after holding three people at gunpoint in a Tampa, Florida smoke shop. What happened next was unprecedented. While being arrested, Arthurs mentioned to police that the individuals in the apartment across the street were dead. Advertisement Upon arriving to the apartment, police found Arthurs’ roommates, Jeremy Himmelman, […]

Officials Rule Out Hate Crime in Stabbing Death of Black College Student

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Richard Collins III was supposed to graduate this week. At 23 years old, the recently commissioned Army second lieutenant was in preparations to move to Fort Leonard, Missouri where he would begin training in defending the homefront against chemical attacks. Three days before this plan was set in motion, he was killed tragically after Sean […]

ICYMI: Drakes Wins Big at Billboard Music Awards; Beats Adele’s Record

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The 2017 Billboard Music Awards definitely celebrated a multitude of winners, but none quite as spectacular as Drake, who racked up a total of 13 Billboard Music Awards by the time the night was through, surpassing Adele’s record as the artist with the most BBMA wins in one night. Before the show was boradcast live, the […]

ICYMI: T-Pain and Lil Wayne Finally Release “T-Wayne” Album

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Nearly a decade after first revealing his plan to team up with rapper Lil Wayne, T-Pain has finally unleashed the once forgotten T-Wayne collaborative album. Promised to the masses back in 2009, the project never materialzed for whatever reason. But, all is forgiven as New Orleans and Tallahassee meet again for a collab made in […]

This Basquiat Painting Has Just Sold for $110.5 Million

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Jean-Michel Basquiat is, quite possibly, one of the most recognizable names in modern art. His life and works have notably served as an influence for today’s front-runners within the realms of music, art, and fashion. Yesterday, at Sotheby’s auction in New York City, that influence lived on following a record-breaking sale of of his painting “Untitled” for […]

[INTERVIEW] Chicago’s Dreezy Is Only Just Getting Started

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In the five years that Dreezy has been releasing music (only two of those being with a major label), the 23-year-old emcee has secured a platinum single, guest spots with the likes of Common, and embarked on three tours, the third of which just came to a close at the top of this month. Hard at work […]

[INTERVIEW] Wifisfuneral on Interscope Deal: “They’re Blessing Me a Lot”

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If Rolling Loud was any indication, South Florida is onto something. Within the past year, we’ve seen a spiked increase in the visibility of acts like Denzel Curry, Ski Mask the Slump God, and XXXTENTACION. Among them, however, is another colleague, who describes himself as something of a black sheep. Advertisement While the comraderie still […]