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Exclusive: Damian Lillard Talks ‘Big D.O.L.L.A.’ Album and Upcoming NBA Season


Portland Trailblazers superstar Damian Lillard has many nicknames: Dame, Dame Time, Big Game Dame, and most recently, Logo Lillard. This past summer, after sending the Oklahoma City into roster purgatory and making a run at making the NBA Finals, Lillard shifted his attention to a different name: Dame D.O.L.L.A. Fans know Lillard is nice on […]

Young Dro Sentenced to Jail Time for Hitting Girlfriend with Banana Pudding


Back in July, Young Dro was arrested for hitting his girlfriend with a plate of banana pudding, now he has been sentenced to 12 months behind bars. TMZ details the “Rubberband Banks” rapper pled guilty to 1 count of battery/family violence and received his sentence. Fortunately for Dro, he will only have to serve 70 […]

Will Smith to Portray Nicky Barnes in Netflix Film ‘The Council’


The return of Will Smith to the screen is continuing to gain momentum with the announcement of his forthcoming role as legendary NYC crime boss Nicky Barnes, Collider reports. The film is titled The Council and will put Smith in the role of “Mr. Untouchable.” The upcoming movie will also reunite Smith with Peter Landesman, […]

Bigger Than Nino Brown: ‘New Jack City’ Set for Reboot

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Nino Brown, Pookie, Scotty, G Money and the New Jack City characters seem to be headed for our lives again. Deadline details the classic film will be set for a ’90s reboot. The film is set to be penned by Malcolm M. Mays who also takes care of the story followed on Snowfall. The original […]

Lizzo’s Run Atop of Billboard Hot 100 Hits Four Weeks


Welcome to the Lizzo show. Her single “Truth Hurts” is still the number one record in the country and has made her the longest-leading rap No. 1 by a female unaccompanied by another artist, Billboard reports. The new achievement from Lizzo runs past Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow,” which held down the top spot for three […]

DaBaby’s “Intro” Receives Stamp of Approval from LeBron James


Since last Friday, Rap lovers have marveled over the impressive “Intro” track released by DaBaby. The track received a stamp from across the industry, but one of the biggest looks came from the NBA’s resident Hip-Hop head LeBron James. King James hit his Instagram story, aka his public listening room, and let his fans know […]

Prosecutors Could Seek Witness Protection for Tekashi 6ix9ine


Members of the Hip-Hop community have wondered what would happen if Tekashi 6ix9ine is freed to the streets. Many believee he would be openly welcomed, while others think being a rat would be the end for him. However, he may not see any of it at all and go straight to witness protection. The New […]

Don’t Reach for DaBaby’s Chain While He is Performing


Hey Hip-Hop fans, if you haven’t learned yet, DaBaby is not the one to try. The “Suge” hitmaker was on hand at the Prime Festival in Lansing, MI and had to throw a fist to someone who made an attempt for his chain. TMZ caught a video of DaBaby near the crowd as performing when […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Antonio Brown Released From the Patriots


The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown on Friday, just under two weeks after having him on the team. “We appreciate the hard work of many people over the past 11 days, but we feel that it is best to move in a different direction at this time,” the team said in a […]

‘Red Table Talk’ Set to Return with Smith Family Meeting

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Jada Pinkett Smith’s Daytime Emmy-nominated series Red Table Talk makes its return on Monday, September 23. The first episode of the series will bring the entire Smith family to the Red Table, much to the surprise of Jada as Will Smith calls an emergency family meeting. In the forthcoming set of episodes, the Red Table […]

Audio of Jim Jones Played During 6ix9ine’s Testimony Leaks Online


Yesterday the Internet was rocked when the testimony of Tekashi 6ix9ine named Dipset member Jim Jones. Jones was labeled a “retired rapper” by 6ix9ine before confirming that he was a member of the Nine Trey Gangster Bloods. Reports from inside the courtroom detail after Tekashi confirmed Jones membership, a recording of a conversation between Jamel […]

Troy Ave Shows Up at Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Testimony


Much of the Hip-Hop community followed along with Tekashi 6ix9ine’s testimony online, Troy Ave actually visited the courtroom. Page Six detailed the scene inside the courtroom on Wednesday (Sept. 18) and stated Troy Ave was present at the Thurgood Marshall United States Courthouse in support of Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack. Troy arrived in the middle of […]

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Campaign


New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has put an end to his bid for the President of the United States. de Blasio hit Twitter Friday morning to announced the end of his campaign, “I’m ending my candidacy for president. But our fight on behalf of working people is far from over.” It’s true: I’m […]

NFL Starts Second Investigation on Antonio Brown for Alleged Text Threats


The National Football League has launched its second investigation into wide receiver Antonio Brown, this time on allegations that he threatened an accuser via text. This investigation is surrounding the second accuser of Brown, an unnamed artist who told Sports Illustrated that Brown appeared behind her nude and hiding his genitals behind a washcloth while […]