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Barack Obama Releases His List of 2022 Favorite Songs, Books, and Movies

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President Barack Obama is continuing his annual tradition of releasing his favorite songs and movies of 2022. Headlining the music list are Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, and Burna Boy. Visit for more information The list of 25 songs is headlined by “The Heart Pt.5” and “Break My Soul,” but also features SZA’s “Shirt” and Lizzo’s […]

President Barack Obama Shares Statement Remembering Queen Elizabeth II

President Barack Obama Shares Statement Remembering Queen Elizabeth II

Following the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama released a statement in celebration of the Queen’s 96 years of life. Visit for more information “Michelle and I were lucky enough to come to know Her Majesty, and she meant a great deal to us,” the […]

The Obamas Return To White House For Historic Unveiling Of Official Portraits

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The official portraits of Former President Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama are now on display at the White House.  The former First Couple returned to the White House for the unveiling of the historic portraits of the first Black President.   Visit for more information President Biden honored the pair by saying, “Welcome […]

44th President Barack Obama Reveals His 2022 Summer Playlist

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Former President Obama is out with his annual 2022 Summer Playlist.  He took to social media Tuesday to reveal the list, which spanned multiple genres in music.  Artists such as Beyoncé, Burna Boy, Kendrick Lamar, Bad Bunny, Tems and Prince graced the 22-song playlist.  Visit for more information READ MORE: Barack Obama Reunites With […]

Barack Obama, Tyler Perry & More Mourns Sir Sidney Poitier, Dies At 94

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Sir Sidney Poitier, Oscar-winning movie star, civil rights activist, and trailblazer of Black Hollywood, has passed away at 94. Eyewitness News of Bahams broke the news, which was confirmed by The office of the Bahamian Minister of Foreign Affairs as Poitier was a dual citizen of the U.S. and the Bahamas. Circumstances surrounding his death […]

Jaden Smith Reports Climate Crisis Nightly In Exclusive ‘Dear Earth’ Clip

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Climate change affects us all. Visit for more information The Source can exclusively reveal a new Dear Earth clip, which stars recording artist/actor/humanitarian Jaden Smith as a nightly news anchorman delivering humorous reports on today’s climate change with the YouTube Original series premiere this weekend. The celebration of Earth and take action series is […]

President Barack Obama Named Strategic Partner and Minority Owner of NBA Africa

President Barack Obama Named Strategic Partner of NBA Africa

Former President Barack Obama has joined NBA Africa as a strategic partner and minority owner. In his role, President Obama will help in the league’s social-responsibility efforts, including programs and partnerships across the continent. Visit for more information “The NBA has always been a great ambassador for the United States — using the game […]

Former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle To Develop “Blackout”

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Former President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama are working on Blackout to tell Black love stories.  Visit for more information Higher Ground, founded by the Obamas, is teaming up with Temple Hill Entertainment for a project called Blackout. The programming will be developed concurrently as a TV series and film adaptation. They’ve enlisted […]

The Obama’s ‘We The People’ Series Now Available On Netflix


‘We The People”, an educational Netflix series is now available to watch on the streaming service. This news series was created by ‘Doc Mcstuffins creator “Chris Nee”, the “Ish” series creator Kenya Barris former first family Obamas. Visit for more information The show infuses music, civic education, and animations to bring an overall entertaining […]

Kid Reporter Who Interviewed Barack Obama In 2009 Dies At 23

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Student reporter Damon Weaver, who became nationally recognized for interviewing former President Barack Obama in 2009 has passed away. Visit for more information According to his sister Candace Hardy, the 23-year-old passed away Sunday, May 1. In an interview with The Palm Beach Post, Hardy confirmed his passing, and noted that it was due […]

Obama’s Confirm Their Beloved Family Dog Passed Away

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The Obamas confirmed that their longtime family dog Bo passed away from cancer Saturday, May 8. According to the former first family, the dog battled cancer. Former President Obama paid his respects to the beloved family companion on Instagram. Visit for more information “Today our family lost a true friend and loyal companion. For […]

Barack Obama Enlists Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal to Help Get The Message of the Importance of Getting Vaccinated

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Former President Barack Obama continues to be supportive of the NBA and its advocacies outside basketball were joined by Hall-of-Famers Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley in an NBC TV special called Roll Up Your Sleeves on Sunday. Visit for more information The three of them took to a zoom type of town hall discussion to talk […]

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen Launch New Joint Podcast

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44th President of the United States Barack Obama and music icon Bruce Springsteen joined for a series of conversations that will air on Spotify in a new exclusive original podcast. Visit for more information Variety reports Renegades: Born in the USA will be an eight-episode podcast featuring the two “in deep and revealing conversation,” […]

YouTube Originals Announces ‘Black Renaissance’ Featuring President and Mrs. Obama

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YouTube Originals has announced Black Renaissance, a new special on Friday, February 26, that will feature President and Mrs. Obama, Jason Reynolds, Killer Mike, Desus Nice & The Kid Mero, Jemele Hill, artist Shantell Martin, and a performance by Tobe Nwigwe. Visit for more information The new special will be available on the YouTube […]

Barack Obama Shares His Favorite Music of 2020

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The time has once again come for Barack Obama to issue his top picks for the year 2020, sharing a list of his favorite books, movies, and songs of the past year. Visit for more information Despite the current landscape of things, the Obama household continues its tradition of enlightening the masses on what’s […]

Barack Obama Gives Drake Greenlight to Portray Him in a Possible Biopic

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Barack Obama and his entire family are some of the most famous people in the world. It won’t be a surprise if the former President gets the biopic treatment. Visit for more information Drake told Hip Hop DX in 2012 that he’s interested in taking on the role of portraying our Forever President on […]

[WATCH] Former President Barack Obama Casually Hits 3-Pointer To Urge People To Vote

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Who doesn’t love Barack Obama?The former president of the United States recently surprised onlookers by hitting a spontaneous 3-pointer before casually walking off. The 44th president was in a Flint, Michigan gym on Saturday while on the campaign trail for Joe Biden, his former vice president. Visit for more information “That’s what I do,” Obama […]

Report: Biden and Obama to Unite for Campaign Stop in Battleground State

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The tag team of Barack Obama and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will reunite on the campaign trail in the last week before the election. Visit for more information The Hill reports the two will combine to make a visit to a battleground state in the forthcoming weekend. The details of the exact location […]

President Barack Obama to Appear with LeBron James on ‘The Shop’

President Barack Obama to Appear with LeBron James on 'The Shop'

Opening up the last weekend before the general election, President Barack Obama will join LeBron James and Maverick Carter on the latest episode of The Shop on HBO. The special episode is set to air on Friday at 9pm. Visit for more information In the promotion for the episode, Obama and James can be […]