Zoe Zorka

Zoe has been a staff writer at The Source since January of 2017. She specializes in pop culture, music, tech, politics, women's issues, and more. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @zoeshrugged.

Drake Is All in His Feelings After Not Being Included in IG Post

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It’s no secret that Drake is no stranger to both heartache and internet beef. This weekend, he got a little bit of both when comedian and social media personality Druski neglected to include Drake in a series of Instagram posts. Druski, an internet comedian from Georgia, already had a wide fan base when he rose […]

Bow Wow Clowned for Overcrowded Boat IG Post

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Bow Wow has done it again. Just under four years after an infamous IG post led to the rapper’s widespread ridicule on social media, Bow Wow is back in the news for his less-than-luxurious lifestyle. This time the hip-hop artist is being mocked for showing about a dozen people on a very small boat (and […]

Hip-Hop Community Reacts to Anarchy at Capitol

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The events surrounding the presidential election certification have left one woman dead, countless people injured, and the nation’s capitol in disarray as mobs of protestors rushed the capitol building in DC, temporarily halting the election certification process. Politicians from both sides of the aisle took to social media to express their outrage- as did celebrities […]

TikTok Activists Continue to Play a Major Role in Georgia Senate Runoff Election

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The 2020 Presidential election was unprecedented in many ways- voter turnout, record absentee voting in light of the pandemic, and the use of TikTok, the latest social media platform that could be a game-changer for the upcoming Georgia Senate Runoff Election.  With restrictions or limitations on many traditional in-person campaigning events and tactics (such as […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Steph Curry Discusses Return to Basketball Following Injury

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While 2020 has been a rough year for most Americans, it has been especially rough for NBA basketball legend Steph Curry. The Golden State Warriors superstar joined daytime talk show host Tamron Hall alongside his wife Ayesha Curry to discuss their mission to help underprivileged children through their Eat. Learn. Play. foundation. Curry also spoke […]

Machine Gun Kelly Claps Back at Eminem’s Latest Disses

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For the second time this year, Eminem dropped a surprise album at midnight on a Friday morning with Music to be Murdered By-Side B, a follow up to January’s Music to be Murdered By. The album, which has largely received positive reviews, showcases the legendary artist’s signature versatility, complex lyrics, and of course- subtle and […]

Last-Minute Gifts for Hip-Hop Fans

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With less than a week until Christmas, you might be scrambling for last minute gifts for people on your list. While there’s certainly no shortage of new electronics on the market, a personal gift is almost always better (unless you’re one of the lucky ones to secure a PS5). But fear not! We have assembled […]

Who’s Who of the Cabinet: A Current Breakdown of Biden’s Cabinet Picks

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With the presidential inauguration just over a month away, President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris are on pace to have a full cabinet by the time that they take the oath of office on January 21, 2021. So who do they have on the roster already? Here’s a who’s who of the current […]

First Batch of COVID-19 Vaccine Ships Under Armed Guards

First Batch of COVID-19 Vaccine Ships Under Armed Guards

There may be a glimmer of hope in the global fight against COVID-19 as cases, hospitalizations, and deaths continue to rise. The first shipments of the approved Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shipped over the weekend under the escort of U.S. Marshalls. This marks a critical milestone in the fight against COVID-19 (also known as the coronavirus). […]

‘Untold Stories of Hip Hop’ Set to Air Special Quarantine Edition

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Summer hip-hop concerts may have been put on hold, but the stories will continue as WE tv’s Untold Stories of Hip Hop: In Quarantine will air a special extension episode on Thursday, May 28th. Hosted by legendary hip-hop artist and radio host Angie Martinez, will focus on how some of the industry’s hottest stars are […]

Streaming Hip-Hop Benefit, HIP HOP LOVES NY, Draws Thousands

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A worldwide ban on concerts and other gatherings didn’t stop some of hip-hop’s biggest names from virtually joining together on Thursday night for the HIP HOP LOVES NY virtual benefit event, which was sponsored by the Universal Hip Hop Museum and streamed on Mass Appeal’s YouTube channel. The streaming event’s epic lineup included hip-hop legends […]

Playstation Network Crashes, Causing Chaos and Confusion for Millions of Users

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For the millions of people around the world remained confined to their home in the midst of the worst global pandemic in modern history, video games have served as an outlet for recreation and communication with friends. On Sunday night, the Playstation network experienced a significant outage affecting its 103 million users, largely in the […]

Top Hip-Hop Documentaries to Watch During Quarantine

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With an end to the quarantine at least two weeks away, odds are that you’ve been binge-watching Netflix as part of your patriotic duty to stay home. If you’ve already run through the latest releases, don’t worry, you don’t have to resort to the news as there’s a wealth of hip-hop documentaries available on the […]

NFL Announces Draft Changes in Response to Coronavirus

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The NFL today announced that they will be joining the hundreds of thousands of American businesses that are making drastic operational changes in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Following the guidance of medical experts such as the CDC and other health departments as well as recommendations from Nevada and the City of Las Vegas public […]

Amy Klobuchar Ends Presidential Run following Salt Lake City Event

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Early Monday morning, Democratic candidate Amy Klobuchar put on a brave face as she stepped on the stage in Salt Lake City in front of a small crowd of loyal followers- followers who knew that the Minnesota senator’s run was likely coming to an end. Klobuchar officially suspended her campaign on Monday morning. During the […]

Pete Buttigieg Suspends Presidential Bid

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After a less-than-stellar finish in the South Carolina primary, Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor from South Bend, Indiana, officially announced on Sunday that he would be suspending his campaign. “The truth is the path has narrowed to a close for our candidacy if not for our cause,” Buttigieg, 38, told supporters during an event in […]

[WATCH] Snoop Dogg Joins Jada Pinkett Smith on ‘Red Table Talk’

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Jada Pinkett Smith kicked off the 2020 season of her Facebook Watch show, Red Table Talk, with a guest appearance by Snoop Dogg, who took the opportunity to apologize for his comments towards Gayle King regarding her comments about Kobe Bryant’s past controversies. The controversy began almost a month ago when Snoop called King a […]

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