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New Music: Pohhla X Cap 1’s P. Diddy

Chi-town Rapper, Pohhla teamed up with Street Exec’s Cap 1 for their collaborative “P Diddy“. The energetic single is an up-tempo anthem for everyone who needs some motivation for their day.  “In the song, we are basically saying whatever you do don’t be afraid to have fun and shine. When asked what he thinks about people’s […]

Joe Biden Expected to Announce Decision on 2016 Candidacy In Next 48 Hours

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Hillary Clinton has been gearing up for this moment for the last 15 years, ever since her husband Bill left office, and so far, despite Bernie Sanders‘ comeuppance and small, promising flashes from Jim Webb and Martin O’Malley, there’s a decent chance she gets her shot at the Oval next November. That could all change in […]

Listen Now: Lady Ether Poppin Tags

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St. Louis lyricist Rachel West is keeping the party going in her latest visual for her song titled, Popping Tags. Check out her latest installment that features the young, vibrant and charismatic side of her. Known to her fan base as Lady Ether, she’s had early success in the game. Some of her music has […]

Watch the Visuals for Al Coe x Yung Rayle, “Addicted”

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New York native and hip-hop newcomer AL COE drops his first visual, “Addicted”, off his latest 90s inspired new school EP 1016. “‘Addicted’ tells my story as a young broke kid moving to a new city and how I became ‘addicted’ to a lifestyle of getting money,” says AL COE about his move from New […]

Watch Teri Legato’s Controversial “American Renegade” Video

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Word on the street is there’s a female Hip Hop artist/poet out of Denver, Colorado who always came up “Too $hort” when the rules of “The Game” were involved. She eloped to Vegas and married said Game, divorced its players, and carved a path in a land she was told would ruin her. Teri Legato, […]

Latest on Lamar Odom: “Spoke a Few Words,” But Still In ICU

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Lamar Odom has been hospitalized for the better part of the last week, after being found on the floor of a Nevada brothel, and subsequently being treated for drug overdose, but there’s positive news coming out of Sunrise Hospital this weekend. Lamar Odom is apparently vaguely responsive, and “spoke a few words” according to ESPN’s […]

Dope Instrumental Tape: MindBody&Beats – ‘up.’

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Production duo MindBody&Beats continue to impress with yet another beat tape release entitled up. The Salt Lake City beat makers have been pumping out diverse yet consistent projects lately. Listen to up. below and stay tuned for many more to come from the duo.

Sergio Rockstar & Clavin – Like A Pic ft. Royce Rizzy

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Clavin White and Sergio Rockstar are solo stars with undeniable chemistry.   On “Like A Pic” the midwest tandem team with Royce Rizzy (So So Def) to deliver a groove friendly tracks that operates as a precursor to their respective solo projects.

Film To Look Out For In 2016: Cheekie A Child Out of the Desire

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You know you’ve had a “momma I made it” moment, anytime Oprah Winfrey endorses a product! Such is the case for director, Willie D. Burton and writer, Clarence Nero whose forthcoming film, Cheekie: A Child Out of the Desire is slated to release next year. A novel written by Nero in 1998, the setting takes […]

Principal Forced to Step Down After Appearing in Trey Songz Music Video

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A New York principal has been forced to resign her position, and settle for a district reassignment after appearing in a J.R. & Trey Songz music video that featured several scantily clad video models. Incidentally, the Southampton, Long Island principal in question, Ms. Esther Adler-O’Keefe, was not one of them. In the above screenshot, Adler-O’Keefe can be […]

Lupe Fiasco Launches New Non-Profit To Fund Inner-City Entrepreneurs

This past weekend, rapper and activist Lupe Fiasco announced that he is the co-founder of a new non-profit corporation whose main focus will be to “turn ideas into start ups” among the youth in the inner cities of the United States. The company is called Neighborhood Start Fund6 and along with co-founder Di-Ann Esinor, Fiasco […]

Judge Will Allow Officer’s Statements In Freddie Gray Case

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Police advocates say Baltimore’s settlement jeopardizes officers’ rights to an unbiased trial Prosecutors received a slight win yesterday as the judge presiding over the Freddie Gray case has denied the defense’s request to bar officers’ statements. On Tuesday, the six officers charged in the Gray case attended a pre-trial hearing in front of Judge Barry […]

President Obama Crashed A Wedding (Yes, You Read That Right)

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How famous do you have to be to get the President of the United States to crash your wedding? Don’t ask this couple, they wouldn’t know. Stephanie and Brian Tobe tied the knot on the 18th hole of The Lodge at Torrey Pines, and who did they see out there taking fairway hacks with a 9-iron? […]

Mballa’s “Boomerang” is the Latest Love Lost Anthem for the Ladies

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Songstress Mballa takes us on an angst ridden rollercoaster ride through a make up to break up, revolving door relationship in her newest record, “Boomerang.”  She makes the song cry, as producer Will Wildfire provides the perfect soundscape, emboldening her narrative with defiant piano strokes and bold guitar riffs. Take a listen below, and watch for […]

Watch Bryson Tiller’s “Sorry Not Sorry” Video

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Bryson Tiller‘s debut mixtape-album, Trap Soul, was released on RCA Records on October 2nd, and sold 22,000 copies in its first week, impressive considering just a few months prior, Tiller was a widely unknown talent from relatively unknown territory–the “Don’t” singer hails from Louisville, Kentucky, whose biggest current public figure is probably college basketball coach Rick Pitino. […]