Brandon Robinson

Brandon Robinson is a sports and entertainment staff writer at The Source Magazine. He's also a regular TV contributor at Arise TV. His writing has been featured in AM New York, ESPN, EBONY, JET and other various magazines and newspapers. Follow him on Twitter @SCOOPB

Oh Say Can You See?! & Slick Rick Launch Limited Edition Sunglasses Collaboration


Now this is a children’s story worth telling! Visit for more information Grammy Award winner has partnered with hip hop icon Slick Rick to create a limited edition ill.i Optics capsule collection. The ill.i x Slick Rick series is co-created by the duo and includes three variations of unisex sunglass styles with modern, minimalist appeal. […]

Empire’s Jussie and Yazz Do Q&A With Hot 97’s Laura Stylez and Nessa (+Photos)


Yesterday afternoon, Hot 97’s Laura Styles and Nessa conducted a Q&A with Jussie and Yazz of Fox’ hit television show, Empire live on-air. Visit for more information The event took place at Manhattan’s Fulton Center and provided fans a once-in-a-lifetime, behind-the-scenes experience. While there, the audience nabbed their copy of the Original Soundtrack from Season […]

Former Bulls, Spurs, Nets & Lakers Center Jack Haley Dead At 51


Nine year NBA journeyman Jack Haley has died. Visit for more information The news was confirmed by his family who released a statement through the Los Angeles Lakers:  He cherished every moment and gave 100 percent whether on or off the court. And more than anything, Jack dearly loved his family. We are humbled and […]

2015 NCAA March Madness College Basketball Preview

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Whether your favorite team has made it through yesterday’s March Madness  Selection Sunday or not, the NCAA basketball playoff season is like Christmas morning for basketball fans. Visit for more information Minus the Christmas tree and stockings, of course, there’s constant packed action, game-time food and maybe some friends and drinks for the truly […]

ESPN’s Adam Schefter: Tim Tebow Working Out For Philadelphia Eagles

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According to a published report by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, former NFL quarterback and current SEC Network analyst Tim Tebow is working out for the Philadelphia Eagles. Visit for more information Tebow last threw a football in 2013 as a member of the New England Patriots. The Pats cut him after completing only 11 of […]

Prepping For NCAA Tournament? Fitness Expert John Rowley Gives Five Workouts To Stay Fit During March Madness


Whether your favorite team has made it through Selection Sunday of March Madness or not, the NCAA basketball playoff season is like Christmas morning for basketball fans. Visit for more information Minus the Christmas tree and stockings, there’s constant packed action, game-time food and maybe some friends and drinks for the truly dedicated. As exciting as this […]

Rihanna, Zac Brown Band, Lady Antebellum, Bleachers & Kacey Musgraves To Headline Free NCAA March Madness Musical Festival In Indianapolis


The teams were voted in for the NCAA March Madness Basketball Tournament and the games start this week. Today, AT&T, Coca-Cola and Capital One, the NCAA’s corporate sponsors announced their musical acts for the 2015 NCAA March Madness Music Festival  during the NCAA Men’s Final Four in Indianapolis. Visit for more information The free, three-day music festival will be held […]

Pedro Martinez Selected To Receive DRSEA Tribute

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The Dominican Republic Sports & Education Academy will holds its fifth annual “Making A Difference In The Dominican Republic on June 25 at 6  p.m. at the 809 Club, 112 Dyckman Street, New York, NY. Visit for more information The event will include a special tribute to newly elected baseball Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez for his outstanding […]

Is Your Brand Ready for Google Changes? If Not, Get Katapulted!


If you’re not ready for the latest Google changes, it’s going to dramatically affect your online presence. Visit for more information The algorithm update is being referred to as “Mobilegeddon.” Google recently announced: Advertisement Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile […]

Instagram Sensation @Atown0705 Discusses Digital Start, How He Spends His Downtime and Why He’s Sexy As S**t


Happy Thursday and good morning to you! Visit for more information While the birds are chirping and you’re making breakfast or en route to work, chances are you’re surfing the net, checking email and liking videos and pictures on Instagram. Speaking of Instagram, one of the most viewed users is @Atown0705. You’ve seen him! […]

Knew Era Drops NWO


Yo Era Waddup? Visit for more information First featured here last year, Newark, NJ lyricist Knew Era has tirelessly been in the studio recording and dropping visuals. It’s no different now! Homeboy delivers NWO. Advertisement How appropriate! Remember Scott Hall, Kevin Nash and Hulk Hogan from the golden days of the now defunct, WCW? […]

Landon Battles Drops Get Yo Goofass Out My Face


Chicago’s Southside emcee Landon Battles just dropped off the visual for Get Yo Goofass Out My Face. Visit for more information To say this video is your typical favorite rapper’s rapper video, is a stretch.  But hear this, this hard hitting song is quite interesting. From glowing masks to sombreros, this video is nothing short of entertaining and […]

Today Marks The 18th Anniversary of Notorious B.I.G’s Death

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Considered one of the greatest if not the greatest to ever grace the microphone, the Notorious B.I.G. left an indelible mark on hip hop. Visit for more information Today marks the eighteenth anniversary of the Brooklyn lyricist’s death. Christopher Wallace was shot and killed in Los Angeles on March 9, 1997, his murder still remains […]

Smooth Friday Groove: King OPM’s The Soul


Happy Friday! Visit for more information Working a 9-5? Trying to grind out the rest of the day? Check out King Opm’s The Soul. It’s easy to groove to and you’ll enjoy it. Advertisement