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 […]

Touch The Sky: Nike’s Tie-Dye Sneaker Pack Is An Ode to Chicago

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Something so amazing that it gave Kanye West a Top 10 Rap hit just by penning some bars about it is now inspiring Nike’s upcoming Chicago-themed Air Force 1 and Air Max 97 colorways. Visit for more information Advertisement The eye-grabbing “Wind City” skyline of Chicago takes full cred for the inspiration behind this […]

City of Chicago to Sue Jussie Smollett for Refusing to Pay Investigation Fees

Chicago to Sue Jussie Smollett for Refusing to Pay Investigation Fees

The city of Chicago is taking Jussie Smollett to court for refusal to pay for the January 29th investigation of the hate crime he reported. Visit for more information “Mr. Smollett has refused to reimburse the City of Chicago for the cost of police overtime spent investigating his false police report on January 29, […]

Lil Durk Shows Off His Basketball Skills With Top NBA Trainer

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Lil Durk may be making a case to start in the 2020 All-Star NBA Celebrity Game. Visit for more information As Drake once said, “I think sports and music are so synonymous, ’cause we wanna be them and they wanna be us.” Basketball and Hip-Hop have always maintained a great history when brought together. […]

Vic Mensa Raises for Chicago Homeless During the Arctic Blast

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The Midwest is no stranger to freezing temperatures but this week, the Midwest approached all-time record values prompting them to be called life-threating temperatures. Wednesday has the potential to be one of the coldest days in Chicago history with a high temperature of 8 degrees. While some people have the luxury of staying warm during […]

Chance The Rapper Donates $400K to Chicago Mayoral Campaign


Chance The Rapper verbally endorsed Chicago mayoral candidate, Amara Enyia, and now he’s putting his money where his mouth is. Visit for more information Chano reportedly donated $00,000 towards Enyia’s campaign, as per the Chicago Sun-Times. Chance has hosted fundraising events for Enyia in the past, but this is the first time he donated […]

Record Turnout: How Chicago Votes Capitalized on Star Power, Social Influence, and Youth Energy to Break Voting Records in Chicago This Midterm Election

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While votes are still being recounted in some parts of the country, one statistic remains unchallenged- the record numbers of young adult voters in Chicago this year. For the first time in Chicago history, millennials voted in larger numbers than any other demographic. Visit for more information Although it’s impossible to pinpoint the exact […]

Kanye West and Chance The Rapper’s Children Dance to Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’

Kanye West and Chance The Rapper’s Children Dance to Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’

Chance The Rapper shared a video on Sunday (Sept. 23) of his three-year-old little girl Kinsley and Kanye West’s two-year-old child, Saint dancing  to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.” Visit for more information Saint is wearing the “West”- emblazoned Chicago White Sox jersey he wore while Yeezy tossed the main pitch before Sunday’s ballgame at Guaranteed […]

Kanye West Donates $73K to Amara Enyia’s Chicago Mayoral Campaign


Needless to say, Kanye West has been making tons of headlines lately, but you might not roll your eyes at this one. Visit for more information Ye donated $73,540 to Amara Enyia’s Chicago mayoral campaign. Enyia, who is also endorsed by Chance The Rapper never closed her campaign account following her withdrawal from the […]

Chance the Rapper Announces Endorsement of Amara Enyia for Chicago’s Mayor

Chance the Rapper Announces Endorsement of Amara Enyia for Chicago's Mayor

When Chance the Rapper revealed an event for a mayoral announcement in Chicago many immediately looked toward a declaration that he would run for mayor. Instead, Chance revealed that he is endorsing Amara Enyia. Visit for more information Enyia is the director of the Austin Chamber of Commerce and was on hand with Chance […]

Trump Pushes For ‘Stop And Frisk’ Strategy to Curb Violence in Chicago


President Donald Trump pledged on Monday to end a “crime spree” in Chicago and called for loosening restrictions on police in the third-largest U.S. city to allow stopping and frisking suspects for weapons and other contraband. Visit for more information Chicago police agreed in August 2015 to outside monitoring of stop-and-frisk searches after an […]

Chicago Officer Jason Van Dyke Found Guilty in Murder of LaQuan McDonald

Chicago Officer Jason Van Dyke Found Guilty in Murder of LaQuan McDonald

The Jason Van Dyke murder trial has concluded in Chicago and Van Dyke was found guilty on 16 charges of aggravated assault and one count of second-degree murder. Visit for more information Jurors reached a verdict Friday afternoon declaring Van Dyke guilty of killing black teenager LaQuan McDonald. Van Dyke was originally charged with […]