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BET Drops First Look of ‘Boomerang’ Reboot

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25 years ago, Boomerang, one of the most iconic Black films was released. The romantic comedy featured one of the greatest and most decorated ensemble cast in film history. It starred Eddie Murphy, Robin Givens, Halle Berry, David Alan Grier, Martin Lawrence, Grace Jones, and Chris Rock. With the nostalgia of 90’s culture at an […]

Rick Ross Joins Cast of Irv Gotti’s ‘Tales’

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Rick Ross will now be able to add actor to his resume. BET confirmed to Billboard that the rapper has been casted to star in season two of Irv Gotti’s hit series, Tales. Tales is a show that dramatizes lyrics from past and current Hip Hop songs. Other stars slated to appear in the second […]

‘Hustle in Brooklyn’ Cast Explains How Growing Up in Brooklyn Shaped Them

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Hustle in Brooklyn is a new reality series on BET which follows the social and professional lives of inspiring music influencers from New York, including Alicia Gooding, Azia Toussaint, Ron “Baggy Large” Walker, Danielle Rosias, Darnell King, Eva, Ivy Riviera, Jesse Brown, and Santos Garcia. BET Networks announced the show will be centered around “young […]

Vic Mensa Defends His Freestyle Diss Towards XXXTentacion

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The BET Hip Hop Awards is set to air next week on October 16th at 7pm, yet the timeline of events from the pre-recorded show are already all over social media. As previously reported, DJ Scheme took to Twitter to call Vic Mensa out in regards to an XXXTentacion diss he incorporated into his verse […]

[Watch] Nivea Talks Motherhood, Career and New Music in New Mini-Doc

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In the early 2000s, Nivea’s voice seemingly battled with Ashanti over who was controlling the airwaves. Now in 2018, Nivea is making a comeback but not after letting fans know exactly why it’s been so long. On Friday (Sept 21), BET released the Finding Nivea mini-documentary that allowed the former Hip-Hop/Pop Princess to tell her story […]

R&B Icon Bobby Brown Releases New Single ‘Like Bobby’

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There’s no slowing down for legendary R&B artist, Bobby Brown as BET’s highly-anticipated mini-series, The Bobby Brown Story, grossed 6.6 million viewers and trended on social media when it premiered this week. Just as the final half of his television biopic comes to a close, the GRAMMY winning singer is back with a new track; […]

BET Founder Bob Johnson Says he Was Racially Profiled in Florida Hotel

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Bob Johnson, the founder of BET(Black Entertainment Television), recently said that an employee at a luxurious Florida hotel discriminated against him. The media mogul explained that he was racially profiled because he refused to take off his prescription sunglasses. The incident started when a hotel employee told Johnson Eau Palm Beach in Manalapan, Florida after […]

Quavo Wins $10K Bet Against Drake With Curry-Range Shot

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Quavo of the Migos is quite an athletic talent. After taking home the 2018 NBA Celebrity Game MVP trophy, he can now add an additional $10k to his bag, Thanks to a bet with Drake, he’ll have some extra cash to spend. Considering Quavo scored 19 points, on 7 of 10 shooting at his break […]

50 Cent & Cedric The Entertainer Team Up for Hilarious Skit

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For the youngsters reading this, before 50 Cent became an actor, he was a rapper and he was killing the game with his rap group, G-Unit. Lately, he’s been expanding his horizons and filming skits. One of his recent uploads to 50 Central involved Cedric the Entertainer questioning his lyrics regarding his claims on “Just […]

BET Awards Weekend was Lit: Here’s What You Missed

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It was a BET takeover in Los Angeles, Calif last weekend, and The Source was there to document every moment! The three-day extravaganza, better known as the BET Experience, kicked off Friday (June 22) at at L.A. Live, the City of Angels’ go-to entertainment complex in downtown L.A. The venue hosted various vendors, including a custom […]

Is Meek Mill’s BET Performance a Preview of the Future of His Music?

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Meek Mill kept the promise of being an advocate for criminal justice and prison reform by highlighting issues during his thought-provoking performance on BET. After Meek Mill’s less than a spectacular bout with Drake and a recent run-in with the law, some may have questioned the future of the Philly rapper’s career. When Meek hit […]

[WATCH] BET Airs The AZ Documentary ‘#20YrsLtr: Doe Or Die’

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Check out the intimate, tell-all documentary about the instantaneous career and the inception of AZ‘s debut album Do Or Die. Two decades after the album’s release, producers from the album such as Pete Rock and DR Period speak on the making of the album while Nas speaks about his perception of bringing the Brooklyn rapper […]

T.I. Will Search for the Next Grand Hustler in New Reality Show

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Grand Hustle’s head honcho T.I. is looking to find men and women, who embrace the hustler’s mentality. “Tip” Harris has epitomized the started from the bottom, rise to the top mentality over his long and successful career. In his new, BET reality show The Grand Hustle, T.I. will choose 16 people, who best exemplify a hustlers […]

BET’s 106 & Park’s Freestyle Friday is back and We Are Here For it

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If you haven’t heard, BET’s Freestyle Friday is back. The popular segment was a key feature on the hit video countdown show, 106 & Park. It displayed the skills of up and coming rappers going head to head, and bar for bar. It introduced a plethora of aspiring MCs to a worldwide audience, including industry personnel, who […]

BET’s Docu-series ‘Death Row Chronicles’ Episode 1 [REVIEW]

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There is no doubt that the rise of Death Row Records and the artists signed to that monumental label can be attributed almost singlehandedly to Marion “Suge” Knight. His unorthodox methods of maintaining Death Row’s position at the top of the game may have contributed to the head of Death Row’s downfall. With the current […]