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Graffiti Street Artist Phase 2 Dies at 61

By: Amira Lawson The Hip-Hop culture mourns the loss of graffiti artist and flyer designer, Phase 2, also known as Lonny Wood. Hip-Hop pioneer MC Debbie D was one of the many people that tweeted her condolences to the passing of her friend. “In the 70s, he and Buddy Esquire were the ‘go to’ flyer […]

A$AP Rocky Performed In Sweden For the First Time Since Arrest

By: Amira Lawson In July of this year, A$AP Rocky was arrested on assault charges but fortunately faced no time in Sweden. Following his arrest, celebrities and entertainers boycotted performing in Sweden to challenge Swedish authorities, protesting against Rocky’s alleged, poor living conditions during the time he was detained. The “Goldie” rapper performed for Sweden […]

Pixar Creates Its First Black-led Animated Movie

By: Amira Lawson Pixar is back at it again with another potential family favorite. The studio has released the trailer for its new film, Soul. What makes this movie different from the rest, is that it will be the first Pixar movie with a black lead. That’s right, out of all the 21 movies released […]

Youtube Bans Hate Speech on Its Site

By: Amira Lawson The YouTube platform has made a call to action against all racist, sexist, and hate speech videos. The video streaming website will take down any recordings that heave insults on race, sexual orientation, gender expression, and any form of hate speech from its site. The Google-owned company even took it a step […]

Trippie Redd Tells Fans to Quit Using Drugs

By: Amira Lawson “WE done.” Trippie Redd took to Instagram yesterday to let fans know that his use of drugs is over and he wants them to be down with the wave. Well, every drug except for marijuana. “We ain’t doing it no more. Period. If it ain’t weed, we ain’t doing it no more.” […]

Lizzo Responds to Controversy Over Her Risque Lakers Game Outfit

By: Amira Lawson “If you really don’t like my ass, you can kiss it” Lizzo has been the topic of discussion following her unique attire to the LA Lakers vs Minnesota Timberwolves game Sunday night. During the performance of her song “Juice”, by the Laker Girls, the “Truth Hurts” singer was shown on the big […]

Steve Harvey Makes Another Mistake at Miss Universe Pageant

By: Dylan Kemp Back in 2015, Steve Harvey made national headlines when he mistakenly read the wrong winner’s name during the Miss Universe pageant, Steve has gone on to host the last 5 Miss Universe pageants, seemingly without mistakes. That was, until Sunday night. Steve mistakenly announced the wrong winner during the National Costume category […]

Lil Nas X Talks About His Personal Struggles of Fame

By: Amira Lawson  Lil Nas X has been in the headlines lately following his breakout song, “Old Town Road.” However, the record-breaking artist took to Twitter to open up on his personal beliefs on his newfound fame. “I usually deal with my sad times in private because I don’t like for my fans or family […]

Brother Nature Attacked At Sandwich Shop in Miami

By: Dylan Kemp This past week in Miami, Brother Nature was recorded being viciously attacked at a sandwich shop. The social media sensation, whose real name is Kelvin Peña, confirmed that it was indeed him that was being beaten in the video recordings. The incident occurred at La Sandwicherie. The video shows a man seriously […]

XXX Tentacion “Bad Vibes” Art Basel Exhibit Opens in Miami

By: Dylan Kemp Miami’s world-famous Art Basel was this past week, and as promotion for his posthumous final album Bad Vibes Forever, XXXTentacion’s estate curated and opened a multi-sensory museum.   The museum featured a combination of rare photos, memorabilia and art installations. It served as a shrine to an artist who many fans say inspired […]

Wack 100 is Clarifying His Statements on His Nipsey Hussle Legend Remarks

By: Dylan Kemp On December 5th, Blueface and The Game’s manager stopped by Los Angeles based radio station, Power 106, to talk to Nick Cannon on his new morning talk show. Nick asked Wack about a recent statement he had made regarding Nipsey Hussle where Wack stated that Nipsey Hussle was not a legend due […]

DaBaby Performed Via Facetime for Fans following Jet Breakdown

By: Amira Lawson It’s safe to say DaBaby comes through for his fans! The North Carolina rapper left a Charlotte crowd happy when he performed a concert for fans via facetime due to his jet breaking down on the way to the concert. They played his tunes overhead as he danced and rapped which appeared […]

Brandy Announces ‘Moesha’ Reboot

By: Amira Lawson M to the, O to the! Moesha was literally a family favorite in many homes when the show aired in 1994. It revolved around Moesha, played by R&B singer Brandy, who was a teenage girl juggling school, romance, and friendship. Fans of the show may remember the show left off on a […]