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WEMADE Honoree Brunch Celebrates Women’s Achievements

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Swank PR and Westside Cultural Alliance recently hosted the 2nd Annual WEMADE Honoree Brunch at The Garfield Park Conservatory, concluding Women’s History Month with a celebration of female excellence. Themed “EVOLVE,” the event spotlighted women who have excelled in their fields while embracing personal growth. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With over 100 guests in […]

G Herbo Announces New Mixtape Titled ‘Best Rapper Alive’

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G Herbo is getting ready to drop off a new project, and he thinks it will make him the “best rapper alive.” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Speaking with TMZ, Herbo revealed he had new music on the way, a mixtape titled Best Rapper Alive. In Sept. 2023, G Herbo announced he would be off […]

Sueños – El Festival Latino Unveils Star-Studded Lineup for Year 3

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Chicago’s iconic Grant Park is set to come alive with the vibrant beats of Latin music at Sueños – El Festival Latino on May 25th & 26th. Brought to you by Aaron Ampudia and Chris Den Uijl of La Familia Presenta, Sueños promises an unforgettable experience as it returns for its third consecutive year. Visit […]

G Herbo Says He Has Spent Nearly a Million to Leave Record Label

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G Herbo will soon be off the Machine Entertainment Group roster, revealing that the label’s executives have monetarily shorted him over the years. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Herbo reveals he has been on the Machine Entertainment roster since he was 16. Machine is led by Joseph “JB” Bowden and Mikkey Halstead. Herbo now states […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Dwyane Wade Joins Chicago Sky’s Ownership Group

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Dwyane Wade has become the latest Chicago Sky’s ownership group member. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “We all talk about support, and support looks different for everyone,” Wade said to ESPN. “And so instead of tweeting out and saying ‘go support the W,’ instead of showing up at the game and supporting, I wanted to […]

G Herbo Arrested in Chicago on Gun Charges

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G Herbo was arrested in Chicago on Sunday night. According to TMZ, Herbo was arrested on 5:45 PM at the intersection of North Wabash and East Ontario in downtown Chicago. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Herbo was charged with misdemeanor unlawful use of a weapon in a public space. G Herbo did make a bond […]

Federal Prosecutors File Midnight Motion to Keep R. Kelly in Prison ‘For the Rest of His Life’

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Federal prosecutors are looking to add 25 more years in prison to R. Kelly’s sentence for his Chicago sex crime convictions. According to ABC7 Chicago, prosecutors filed the sentencing recommendation just ahead of midnight Thursday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The recommendation would, if approved, would tack 25 years onto Kelly’s current 30 years sentence […]

Master Yeti Is A Rising Star With New Single “Livin’ Life”

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Southside Chicago-bred hip-hop artist, creative director, and music producer Master Yeti has returned to fire up the fall with his new single “Livin’ Life,” now available across all major streaming platforms. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information After racking up over 4 Million streams, dropping singles like EDM track, “Lulu Lemon,” and his most recent drop, […]

G Herbo Teams with Dion’s Chicago Dream to Combat Food Insecurity

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G Herbo announced his initiative, Swervin’ Through Stress, is partnering with the nonprofit Dion’s Chicago Dream to address food insecurity throughout Chicago. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Through the collaboration, G Herbo will assist Dion Dawson and his staff at Dion’s Chicago Dream in distributing more than 50,000 pounds of fresh food to citizens all […]

Prosecution Closing Out, Defense Expected To Call Witnesses In R. Kelly Trial

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It’s week three of the R. Kelly federal child pornography trial in Chicago. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Yesterday the prosecution rested their case against the disgraced singer.  The jury has heard from more than 20 government witnesses since the beginning of the trial. They included four women who said they were sexually abused by […]

ICYMI: Trial Date Set For 5 Suspects Charged In Murder Of Chicago’s FBG Duck

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Five gang members accused of gunning down Chicago rapper, FBG Duck in 2020 will go on trial next year.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information  A federal judge set the trial date for the defendants for October 2, 2023. Prosecutors say the alleged offenders shot and killed FBG Duck, born Carlton Weekly in broad daylight. U.S. […]

Trial Date Set For 5 Suspects Charged In Murder Of Chicago Rapper FBG Duck

Mother of Murdered Chicago Rapper FBG Duck Calls for Peace

Five gang members accused of gunning down Chicago rapper, FBG Duck in 2020 will go on trial next year.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information  A federal judge set the trial date for the defendants for October 2, 2023. Prosecutors say the alleged offenders shot and killed FBG Duck, born Carlton Weekly in broad daylight. U.S. […]

Ahead Wiscansin Fest, Eshu Tune (Hannibal Buress) Drops Debut EP

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Popular comedic actor Hannibal Buress (Spider-Man: No Way Home) makes his formal introduction to hip hop as the new recording artist Eshu Tune with the release of his self-titled debut EP. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information MORE: T-Pain Taps Lil Jon, Hannibal Buress, O.T. Genasis For Inaugural “Wiscansin Fest” “… My stage name is ‘Eshu […]

Mayor Lightfoot Says Chicago Feels “Vindicated” By Smollett Conviction

Jussie Smollett Sentenced to 150 Days in Cook County Jail & Probation for Hate Crime Hoax

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says the city feels “vindicated’ by the conviction of Jussie Smollett. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The former “Empire” actor was sentenced on Thursday to 150 days behind bars for staging a phony hate crime in Chicago. After the sentencing, Mayor Lightfoot released a statement saying it sends “a clear message […]

SOURCE LATINO: J Balvin & Ozuna Set to Headline Inaugural Sueños Festival in Chicago

J Balvin & Ozuna Set to Headline Inaugural Sueños Festival in Chicago

The first annual Sueños Music Festival, the largest Latin Reggaeton music event to ever take place in Chicago, is being organized by the creators of Baja Beach Fest, Chicago’s Reventon Promotions, and Lollapalooza. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Sueños is bringing the beachy vibes of Baja Beach Fest to Chicago’s historic Grant Park on May […]

King Louie Show Shut Down in Chicago by Police Department

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King Louie was supposed to give Chicago a hometown show, scheduled at The Promontory in Hyde Park. The show was canceled by order of the Chicago Police Department as they received an alleged call that “Chief Keef Cousin” will be performing at the venue. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The police physically went to the […]

Five O-Block Members Charged in RICO That Includes the Murder of FBG Duck

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Federal authorities arrived in Chicago’s Parkway Gardens homes, known to Hip-Hop fans as O-Block, on Wednesday morning and charged five alleged gang members. They were charged in a racketeering conspiracy that tracked a pattern of violence, which includes the summer 2020 murder of FBG Duck. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information FBG Duck was shot and […]

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