Bryson Tiller Stars In New Papa John’s Pizza Campaign with Shaq

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Before he was one of the biggest names in music, Bryson Tiller was a SoundCloud rapper with his soon-to-be hit “Don’t” on the way, working at Papa John’s Pizza in Louisville, Kentucky. Now, the 28-year-old recording artist gets more than that raise and promotion he asked for as an employee as the new face for […]

Bryson Tiller Explains How the Long-Awaited Drake Collab Finally Happened

Bryson Tiller Explains How the Long-Awaited Drake Collab Finally Happened

Bryson Tiller released his highly-anticipated True to Self follow-up, Anniversary, last week, and fans were pleased to see that Drake was featured on there. Visit for more information The pair were set to collaborate since 2015 when the Toronto rapper called Pen Griffey his “biggest competition.” Tiller teased that he was going to appear […]

Bryson Tiller Unveils Upcoming Album Title and Release Date

Bryson Tiller Explains How the Long-Awaited Drake Collab Finally Happened

Bryson Tiller fans finally have a concrete date for when they can expect his third studio album titled Anniversary. Visit for more information “real fans know the countdown started months ago. Anniversary 10/2,” he tweeted. Tiller made his groundbreaking debut five years ago and fans have been thirsty for more. Advertisement His sophomore album, True to […]

Mercer Amsterdam Celebrates the Anniversary of Apollo 17 With a NASA-Approved Sneaker Collab

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Vans dropped a super dope collaboration with NASA earlier this month, and now American/European-bred streetwear imprint Mercer Amsterdam is also gearing up to launch a set of stylish, space-inspired footwear that honors the 46th anniversary of Apollo 17. Visit for more information Advertisement The label — an amalgam for the Soho street where founder […]

Erykah Badu Live Album Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

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Words by Jasmine Johnson Visit for more information Erykah Badu released her album, Live, over the weekend 20 years ago (does that make you feel old?). Live quickly went double platinum with the radio hit “Tyrone.” It includes cover songs by Chaka Khan “Stay,” Roy Ayers “Searchin,” and many more old school hit singles. […]

Icon Talks Salutes Entertainment Mogul And Philanthropist Fabolous In Brooklyn


Icon Talks, who has brought you Chaka Khan, T.I, Omari Hardwick, Jessie Jackson, and many more, is bringing its famed event, to Brooklyn, NY March 9th. Visit for more information This event will honor legendary Hip Hop artist, Fabolous and his contributions in music, fashion, lifestyle, and philanthropy on one of Hip Hop’s most […]

Rick Ross Plans To Celebrate ‘Port of Miami’ Anniversary With Tidal Concert

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Taking the time to celebrate all of his accomplishments since first coming out on the scene, rapper Rick Ross has plans to share his success with the world. Visit for more information Being 10 years since his first album Port of Miami released, Ross will be throwing a concert live from said port in […]

Jonathan Mannion Presents “Prophecy,” The 20 Year Celebration Of ‘Reasonable Doubt’


The introduction of JAY Z to the world occurred when his debut album Reasonable Doubt was released on Roc-A-Fella Records on June 25, 1996. Visit for more information With hits such as “Can’t Knock The Hustle” featuring Mary J. Blige, “Brooklyn’s Finest” featuring the late Notorious B.I.G and “Dead Presidents,” he peaked at the number three spot on Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart. Jonathan Mannion, the photographer behind the lens to capture the album’s iconic cover, is currently celebrating his epic contribution to the album’s 20-year anniversary, with a private event held today [Thursday, June 30] titled “Prophecy,” presented by Mannion and Roc Nation. The event will feature “22 historical images that bring back iconic moments in time where two future icons in their respective fields would intersect and cause quite a stir.” Advertisement What events occurred that were essential in getting your big break in the photography world back in the 90s? Jonathan Mannion: The biggest break I’ve received was as a 22 year old. […]

Family & NYC Community Members Gather To Remember Malcolm X On 51st Anniversary Of His Assassination


Yesterday marked the 51st anniversary of Malcolm X’s assassination and a fully packed audience of family, friends, community leaders and others impacted by his work gathered to remember the fallen leader at the very site where his life was taken decades ago in 1965. Visit for more information Formerly the Audubon Ballroom, the center was […]

Three Year Anniversary Of Sandy Hook Tragedy: How Has The U.S. Changed?

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Today marks a dark day in United States history. Three years ago today, Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut was terrorized by a maniac who murdered 26 people, including 20 children. The story and details surrounding this incident are common knowledge worldwide and have become a sad memory of an issue that this country […]