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John Legend and Miguel to Headline ‘OZY FEST’ in Central Park

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John Legend and Miguel have been announced as co-headliners for the 2019 Ozy Fest in New York. The July 20-21 festival will also feature comedians Trevor Noah, Dulcé Sloan, and Ronny Chieng. Retired baseball superstar Alex Rodriguez will handle co-hosting duties alongside Ozy co-founder and CEO Carlos Watson for the festival at the Great Lawn […]

Filmmaker Allen Hughes to Direct Tupac Docuseries

Tupac's Estate Creates Poetry Content in Honor of National Poetry Month

Filmmaker Allen Hughes, who recently directed The Defiant Ones, has landed a deal to direct a five-part docuseries featuring Tupac Shakur, as reported by Deadline. For the first time, Hughes will access to all of Tupac’s released and unreleased recordings, as well as the artist’s poetry and writings at his disposal to produce the first […]

OWN Drops Season 4 ‘Queen Sugar’ Trailer

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Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network has released the trailer for the fourth season of the hit drama Queen Sugar, and it looks like this installment of the television series will be better than ever. The Bordelon family is dealing with all kinds of drama as Nova (Rutina Wesley) gains fame for her best-selling,  tell-all memoir that […]

Season 8 of ‘Basketball Wives’ to Premiere on VH1 in June

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The women of the Basketball Wives franchise will return for its eighth season on VH1 this summer and fans of the show are expecting more drama than ever before. Basketball Wives will feature some familiar faces and some new ones as well. The popular reality show welcoming back longtime cast member and creator Shaunie O’Neal […]

Wanda Sykes Premieres New Stand-Up Special on Netflix

Wanda Syke’s newest comedy special is set to premiere on Netflix. The comedian’s new stand-up comedy special titled Wanda Sykes: Not Normal will launch globally on the streamer on May 21. This will be Sykes’ fifth stand-up special and the first on Netflix. Her previous comedy specials include the 2003 Wanda Sykes: Tongue Untied, 2006 […]

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Returns for 16th Season

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The 16th season of the hit dance competition show So You Think You Can Dance as back to showcase some of the best dancers from all over the world. Many highly skilled dancers between the ages of 18 and 30 showcase their talents in various dance styles, including contemporary, tap, hip-hop, ballroom, animation, breaking and […]

‘Snowfall’ to Return to FX For A Third Season

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After much speculation, the summer will be even hotter on the small screen. It has been announced that Snowfall Season 3 is returning this summer to FX on July 10. The hit drama will take viewers back in time to the 1980s, in Los Angeles, during the time in which the pervasive force of crack […]

Fox’s ‘Beat Shazam’ to Return for a Third Season

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Season 3 of Fox’s hit music game show Beat Shazam, featuring Jamie Foxx and Corrine Foxx, makes its return on Monday, May 20. Grammy-, Golden Globe- and Academy Award-winning actor and musician Jamie Foxx returns as host and executive producer. Executive-produced by Mark Burnett and Jeff Apploff, BEAT SHAZAM is a unique and interactive game […]

The ‘Shaft’ Soundtrack to be Re-released as a Deluxe Issue

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Craft Recordings has announced a new deluxe reissue of Isaac Hayes’ Grammy Award-winning album Shaft. Set for a June 14th street date and limited to 5,000 copies worldwide, the two-CD collection will offer the newly remastered, classic soundtrack—originally released in 1971—plus all of the original music from the film, which did not appear on the […]

Third Season Of ‘Claws’ to Premiere in June

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The Nail Artisans of Manatee County are back and ready to manicure for another show run. TNT has released a first look promo for season 3 premiere date for Claws which will debut on June 9 at 9 pm ET/PT. The hit series follows the rise of five treacherous manicurists working at the Nail Artisans […]

Chris Rock to Reboot the ‘Saw’ Film Franchise

Chris Rock on the Obamas Netflix Deal: 'I Want Him Above That'

Chris Rock has gained a well-deserved reputation as one of the greatest comedians of all-time. But instead of taking his usual comedic route for his latest project, the Top 5 actor is trying his hand at the horror genre. Rock is teaming with Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures for a reboot of the highly successful Saw […]

R&B Legends The Isley Brothers Announce Their 60th Anniversary Tour

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, The Isley Brothers announced their You Make Me Wanna Shout – 60th Anniversary tour. The tour, which was originally announced earlier this spring, will see the band celebrating the 60th anniversary of their hit song “Shout.” Released on September 21, 1959, “Shout” became the brothers’ first gold single […]

New ‘Shaft’ Film to Hit Theaters in June

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He’s bad mutha — shut your mouth! After a 19 year wait, the Shaft franchise will release its latest installment on June 14. But unlike the previous Shaft films, the newest movie will feature three Shafts all at once. Richard Roundtree will reprise his role from the original 1971  film, Samuel L. Jackson is back […]

Cardi B Hit With $1 Million Dollar Lawsuit By Celebrity Blogger

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Celebrity blogger Latasha K, who goes by the moniker UnwineWithTashaK online, has filed a $1 million lawsuit against rap superstar Cardi B. According to reports The Blast, the blogger, said she received death threats after the rapper told “lies” about her on social media. The site obtained court documents in which K admitted to publishing […]

Brian ‘B.Dot’ Miller Becomes the Lead Music Correspondent at MTV News

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MTV has tapped Brian “B. Dot” Miller as the new lead music correspondent for MTV News, as reported by Billboard. Miller will work with the network with music genres but with a focus on hip-hop. He will be responsible for developing new music franchises, covering live events and moderating one-on-one interviews with new digital series […]

Roc Nation and Meek Mill to Executive Produce ’40 Days’ Series With DAZN

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Meek Mill and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation are collaborating with streaming service DAZN on a documentary about heavyweight fighters Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr. 40 Days: Joshua-Ruiz will be presented as multi-part short-form episodes and premiere May 21 on Mill’s YouTube channel. Episodes will debut each Tuesday and Thursday in the two weeks leading up […]

‘Game Of Thrones’ Creators to Direct the Next ‘Star Wars’ Film

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After an epic 8 season run, the question is, “What’s next for the creators of Game of Thrones?” According to reports, the dynamic duo will be taking on a galaxy far away. It has been confirmed that HBO’s Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are officially set to direct the next Star […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Brett Brown Returning as 76ers Head Coach

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Many in the world of the National Basketball Association felt like Brett Brown, head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers, was on the hot seat. After major trades that brought in talent like Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris, the expectations for “The Process” went from patience and development to a “win now” mentality. Also, many questioned […]