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Black Twitter Defends Jill Scott as Stans Reaffirm Her Beauty

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Black Twitter celebrated Jill Scott last night and came for one person who questioned the online ardor. Football linebacker, Kyle Qeiro who’s previously played for the Dallas Cowboys, tweeted his disbelief that anyone would find the soul singer attractive. “People are attracted to JILL SCOTT!?” Queiro questioned, adding, “And by no means is she ugly, […]

Remember The Morning Rhymes Of Hip-Hop Harry? Black Twitter Does

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This morning, Hip Hop Harry was the trending on Twitter because he’s awesome. Take a step back in time before responsibilities and MSG began to slow us all down. When Cream of Wheat, Farina, and oatmeal were Nana’s specialty and you had to have it piping hot in the morning. Then like DM’s, slide Hip […]

Twitter Erupts Over Jill Scott vs. Lizzo Body Shaming

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Recording artist, Lizzo is known for her chart-topping hits and outspokenness. However, it seems that Black Twitter is still holding this against her. While some of us are still basking in the glow of the Jill Scott vs. Erykah Badu Verzuz battle on Saturday, the rest are stirring the pot. During the IG live battle, […]

Twitter Explodes Over Who Takes Battle Between Killmonger and Loki

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Let’s face it, we are all nerds if we know the names Killmonger and Loki. The members of the Marvel universe are cemented in our brains for their nefariousness and abilities. However, Twitter being the ripe playground it is for the mess, began imagining a world where the two face each other. With Killmonger the […]

Griselda’s Westside Gunn Implies Having a Better Album Than DaBaby

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Over the weekend, music lovers received new projects from DaBaby, Westside Gunn and more. DaBaby’s new release, Blame It On Baby comes less than a year after his sophomore release, Kirk. On the other hand, Westside Gunn’s, Pray For Paris is his third solo release. The Griselda rapper took to Twitter to repost a photoshopped […]

Black Twitter Sparks #IfSlaveryWasaChoice After Kanye West’s TMZ Rant

Black Twitter Sparks #IfSlaveryWasaChoice After Kanye West's TMZ Rant

Kanye West got exactly what he wanted, everyone talking about him. Considering that we’re the Bible of Hip Hop, we have to cover everything Hip Hop related. Even if it’s as stupid as Ye saying, slavery was a choice. The rapper went on TMZ Live to basically piss more people off. When speaking of slavery […]

Twitter Reacts to Virtual Influencers: Is Shudu Art or Appropriation?

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We all can recognize the power of social media influencers, but does Shudu create more opportunities for diversity or simply racial plagiarism? I'm back!! ? . . ?@cjw.photo . . #3dart A post shared by Shudu Gram (@shudu.gram) on Aug 6, 2017 at 7:32am PDT Meet Shudu, the beautiful dark-skinned model that totally gives Queen of […]

Waka Flocka Clears The Air About Gucci Mane

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It’s been awhile since we heard from Waka Flocka outside of Love & Hip Hop and his wife Tammy Rivera — but he decided to take to Twitter to fill that void. On December 27th, Waka tweeted: Do anybody know the real truth behind me and ___ ?… 2018 — Waka Flocka (@WakaFlocka) December 28, […]

20 of the Best 2017 #ChristmasClapbacks

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Christmas is wonderful! There’s food, presents, and the family reunites for the first time since Thanksgiving. But for some people, the family get together is the worst part of all. Who has an aunt that doesn’t know “you’ve gained weight,” isn’t considered a proper greeting? Or what about the constant questions about your love life, […]

Twitter Speculates That A New Jay Z Album May Be On the Way

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The line up for sixth annual Budweiser Made in America Festival was unveiled yesterday [May 1st] and it’s looking lit. Headliners include Jay Z, J. Cole, and The Chainsmokers. They’ll be joined by Solange, Migos, 21 Savage, and many more artists. Most of the performers have some pretty recent material to perform, except Jay, hmm. Will […]

Trick Daddy Takes To Instagram to Slander Black Women

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The last time we heard from Trick Daddy he had his followers in an uproar and it wasn’t due to the music. This past summer, Trick Daddy verbally assaulted an unknown woman during his Facebook Live stream. The Facebook Live involved a lot of swearing and calling the unknown woman out of her name as […]

ICYMI: Ja Rule’s The Latest Victim Of The ‘Jordan Crying Face’

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“Black Twitter” can be merciless when it comes to the relentless comedic dragging of a celebrity and it seems it’s now Ja Rule‘s turn. After mistakenly tweeting (and deleting) information obtained from a satire site, Ja Rule thought he was kicking knowledge when he advised fans that Michael Jordan was laughing all the way to […]

No Chill: Top 10 Memes Capturing The Birdman/Breakfast Club Interview

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When something happens in pop culture, Black Twitter is guaranteed to give both the play by play and a hilarious recap full of memes and .gifs. After the video of Birdman storming out of what’s been dubbed “the quickest Breakfast Club interview in history,” Black Twitter took to the web to share hilarious interpretations and […]

Hillary Clinton Appears at Black Girls Rock! And Twitter Reacts

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton spoke at BET’s Black Girls Rock! award ceremony last night [Friday, April 1] and as always, folks took to Twitter to express their feedback. According to the Associated Press, the Newark, N.J. event, which airs at 8 p.m. EST on Tuesday, April 5 honored numerous deserving African-American women, including Rihanna and […]

Whole Foods Is In Hot Water With Black Twitter

Whole Foods has just started a new campaign promoting collard greens and Black Twitter is not having it. According to social media, this is another attempt at appropriating something that’s cultural roots are intertwined with African American culture. The uproar comes from popular culture “discovering” something that has been a part of African American culture […]