Polo G Releases Second Album ‘The GOAT’


Rapidly rising Chicago rapper Polo G has released his second album, The Goat, today. The release follows his 2019 No. 1 album Die A Legend. Visit for more information The enw 16 track effort features BJ The Chicago Kid, Stunna 4 Vegas, Juice Wrld, Lil Baby, NLE Choppa, and Mustard with Mike WiLL Made-It, […]

Chicago Woman Dead After Being Mauled By Her French Bull Dog


A Chicago woman is dead after being attacked by her adopted French bulldog over the weekend.  Visit for more information 52-year-old Lisa Urso was found on her patio by a friend. According to the Lake County Coroner, Dr. Howard Cooper, Urso was attacked in the home but succumbed to her injuries which included bite […]

Chicago Teenagers Ignore Social Distancing Orders in House Party

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Chicago residents may be a little upset following this weekend’s antics, but it is safe to say, if their quarantine dates get pushed back, they know who to point fingers at. Visit for more information This weekend, Chicago teenagers ignored the government’s stay at home orders due to a house party that held on […]

Federal Judge Tosses Jussie Smollett’s Case Against City of Chicago

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Jussie Smollett is still going back and forth with the city of Chicago after allegedly staging a racially charged attack a year ago. He tried to sue the city for malicious prosecution but a federal judge dismissed that lawsuit. Visit for more information US District Court Judge Virginia Kendall said the courts couldn’t move […]

Happy 48th Birthday to Hip-Hop Icon Common!


On this date in 1972, Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr., the rapper, actor, and poet also known as Common was born in Chicago, Illinois. The Grammy and Academy Award-winning artist is not only an icon of Windy City’s Hip Hop scene, but he has also helped to blaze a trail for Golden Era rappers into other […]

[WATCH] Black Cop Shoots Unarmed White Man in Chicago


In a bizarre twist of historic references to the “White Cop Shoots Unarmed Black man” headline that is all too familiar in the United States, a viral video has surfaced to show that race isn’t always the motive of overzealous police officers. Visit for more information According to AP, the video was recorded in […]

Audiomack Partners With Polo G And Friends To Produce “Hometown Heroes All Star” Chicago Charity Show

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On the heels of a trio of successful sold-out shows in New York, Washington, D.C., and Atlanta, Audiomack takes their fan favorite“Hometown Heroes” Live Concert Series to the Windy City for a charity show.  Visit for more information The preeminent artist-first music streaming platform partners with Polo G & Friends to headline the legendary Metro Chicago 2pm-5pm on February 16, 2020. Topped […]

Eight Chicago Collaborators UNITE with Jordan Brand for 8×8 All-Star Collection

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Jordan Brand is connecting with Chicago’s creative community to represent the iconic neighborhoods in the city with footwear and apparel. Connecting with the city’s transit line colors, the collection will demonstrate what the UNITE mantra means to the city in the 8×8 collection. Visit for more information For the Green Line, The Wings program […]

Juice WRLD[UPDATE] Cops Say Rapper Swallowed Pills During FBI Search Trying To Hide Them

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In a confirmed report, Juice WRLD swallowed several “Percocet” painkillers moments before his death in an attempt to hide the potentially deadly prescription pills from federal agents, who were going to conduct a search of WRLD’s private jet upon landing. Visit for more information According to law enforcement, the pilot who was flying Juice […]

Stadium Goods Announces Expansion to Chicago

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Sneaker boutique Stadium Goods is expanding its operation from one sneaker hub to another. The second location of the New York City-based store will be in Chicago in Spring 2020. Visit for more information Sole Collector details the store will hit downtown at 60 East Walton Street in a two-story space on the historic […]

Nike Celebrates Windy City Sports with ‘Chicago Style’ Pop-Up


Chicago is one of the best examples that “Sport Changes Everything” and Nike showed the impact of sports culture on the city by creating a Pop-Up “Chicago-Style” diner on the city’s near West Side. Visit for more information Nike Chicago took over Lulu’s Hot Dogs located at 1000 S. Leavitt, transitioning the space into […]

R. Kelly’s Request for Bail for Health Reasons is Denied

A Brooklyn judge denied R. Kelly’s bail on Wednesday. Visit for more information The disgraced singer is facing federal crimes for sexual assault in New York and Chicago. Prosecutors think that he’s a flight risk, but his lawyers argued that he doesn’t have money to leave if he wants to. But Judge Ann Donnelly […]

Red Bull Music Festival Announces Chicago and First-Ever Atlanta Line-Ups

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Red Bull is bringing over 50 artists to 15 events in two of the most influential music cities on the planet as apart of this year’s Red Bull Music Festival. Visit for more information World premieres, original concepts, exhibitions, club nights, conversations and more will compose the festivals that will take place in Atlanta […]