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Redo ’93: Tupac Shakur’s Shootout With Police Proves Power To People

Tupac Shakur was about that action. For all the conversations about the subject matter of his songs being derogatory, few talk about him as a true rider for the community. Like that one time on Halloween 1993 when Shakur drove past two drunk off duty officers, in Atlanta, and confronted them for uttering a racial […]

Lil Baby Gives Back To His Former Atlanta High School

To celebrate the release of the deluxe version of Lil Baby’s chart-topping record, My Turn, Amazon Music today debuted a new interview with the Atlanta-bred rapper filmed before a surprise concert at Booker T. Washington High School, Lil Baby’s high school. At the event, Lil Baby played a surprise set of new music before announcing he was […]

ATL Mayor Gets N-Word Text For Opposing Gov. Kemp’s Reopening of Georgia

During these difficult times for the entire nation, the scourge of racism is an absolute abomination, but some racist opposition to Atlanta Mayor Keisha Bottoms and her stance on reopening Georgia has reared its ugly head. Bottoms, who is in staunch opposition to Governor Brian Kemp’s decision to reopen the state and its non-essential businesses, […]

Waka Flocka: Atlanta Has Been Running Rap Longer Than Anywhere Else

Well, he’s not the first one to say it, but it will certainly resonate with a lot more critics coming from the prince of the trap. Waka Flocka took to Instagram yesterday (April 13) to state a valid point of argument for those who have designated any particular city other than ATL as the epicenter […]

[WATCH] Young Chop Threatened By Goons to Leave Atlanta in 24 Hours

As the troubled saga continues for Chicago producer Young Chop, he has now been given an ultimatum by the streets; either leave Atlanta in 24 hours or face the ultimate consequence. After taking well-publicized shots at some of the game’s most prominent figures including Drake, 21 Savage, Meek Mill, and French Montana, Chop, whose real […]

Tyler Perry Tips Restaurant Workers in Atlanta $21,000

Tyler Perry is giving back to the Atlanta community during the coronavirus pandemic, giving a $21,000 tip to workers at Houston’s restaurant. The 21K will be split across 42 employees, resulting in $500 apiece during the troubled times, TMZ reports. It is stated Perry visits the location frequently. Additional efforts to give back during the […]

‘Atlanta’ Season Three Postponed Due To Coronavirus

Coronavirus continues to disrupt your regularly scheduled programming as Atlanta season 3 has reportedly been postponed. According to Deadline, Donald Glover’s signature series is just one of a few FX original programs that have been postponed. The other shows are Fargo, Snowfall season 4, and the new comic book series “Y: The Last Man.” Production […]

ATL Airport Officials Report Over 200 People Showed Coronavirus Symptoms

According to a news report from Atlanta’s Fox 5 News, at least 200 people traveled through the city’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport who appeared to have symptoms of the deadly coronavirus. According to yesterday’s news briefing from Fox 5, those travelers were sanctioned to home quarantine, however, not all of the travelers who were examined were […]

FreakNik to Return This Summer as Three Day Festival Called ‘Freak World’

According to several confirmed reports, FreakNik is returning to ATL as a three-day music fest with more than 40 artists performing over the weekend. From June 19-21, Freak World, a moniker dubbed from the legendary 90s festival FreakNik, will be held at the Cascade Driving Range in Southwest Atlanta. Last summer, After 9, an Atlanta-based […]

‘Atlanta’ Set to Return to FX with Two Seasons in 2021

The long wait for FX’s hit show Atlanta is over!.” According to Variety, During the cabler’s Television Critics Assn. press tour in Pasadena, Calif. on Thursday, John Landgraf, chairman, FX Networks and FX Prods., announced that the next two installments of the Emmy-winning comedy series would not be ready until 2021. Calling Seasons 3 and 4 […]

[WATCH] Producer Shawty Redd Records His Arrest in ATL Hotel

In an exclusive video obtained by TMZ, Hip Hop producer Shawty Redd recorded himself being arrested on disorderly conduct charges, which Redd claims was totally trumped up. The behind the boards master of hits for stars such as Young Jeezy and Snoop Dogg was arrested at the Hyatt Centric Midtown Atlanta on November 7 after […]

YK Osiris Arrested For Assaulting, Choking His Girlfriend

YK Osiris was arrested in Atlanta on Monday on felony charges of aggravated assault by strangulation for allegedly choking his girlfriend at his birthday party. According to TMZ, the police report says that Osiris’ girlfriend made the report back in September, claiming that they got into a fight in which he ended up choking her […]

Gucci Mane is Appalled at his Rank on Viral ‘Top 50 Atlanta Rappers’ List

Gucci Mane is Appalled at his Rank on Viral 'Top 50 Atlanta Rappers' List

Gucci Mane has been sounding off on social media recently. It’s no surprise since he’s scheduled to drop a new album before the end of the month. He stirred up some chatter resurfacing his infamous 2016 interview where he accused Angela Yee of being “on his d*ck.” Now he’s back and this time he’s questioning […]