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Can We Learn Something From Christopher Dorner For Police Reform?

During Dave Chappelle’s new free comedy special, “8:46”, the comedian brings up former LAPD officer Christopher Dorner. Dorner was a United States Navy Reserve officer who was honorably discharged as a lieutenant in 2013. However, after becoming a Los Angeles police officer he began getting fed up with the system of policing. Dorner filed a […]

Azealia Banks Reveals She Had Sex with Dave Chappelle

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Aside from dragging Doja Cat and Nicki Minaj, Azealia Banks also dropped a bombshell detail on the Internet about Dave Chappelle. “I have actually fucked a lot of fucking very powerful fucking men,” Banks opened. One would hear that and think that the details of who would be left short. Nope, this is Azealia Banks […]

The Source Magazine Remembers Charlie Murphy Three Years Later

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On this date in 2017, famed comedian and older brother of legendary comic Eddie Murphy, Charlie Murphy, lost his battle with leukemia at age 57. Three years after his untimely passing, his energy is still felt while his legacy is being remembered. Murphy’s influence stretches far and wide. His career, which has lasted for four […]

Cipha Sounds Set to Go on Comedy Tour With Dave Chappelle

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Radio DJ turned comedian Cipha Sounds announced on social media that he’ll be doing an overseas tour with the legendary Dave Chappelle. The tour kicked off on Sunday in London where the duo will be until the 20th before heading to Amsterdam on the 22nd. The tour will wrap up in Paris on the 28th. […]

Dave Chappelle Endorses Democratic Hopeful Andrew Yang for President

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Controversial comedian Dave Chappelle has taken a side in the political arena by publicly endorsing Andrew Yang for the Democratic Presidential candidate in the 2020 election.  Yang recently qualified for the ABC News Democratic Debate, slated for February 10, prompting Chapelle to join him on the campaign trail. Their first stop was Ames, Iowa where the […]

Dave Chappelle Accepts Mark Twain Prize While Smoking a Blunt

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Dave Chappelle was awarded the Mark Twain Prize at the Kennedy Center on Sunday and during his acceptance speech he defended the First Amendment while smoking a blunt. “What are they going to do? Kick me out before I get the prize?” he quipped the audience as per USA Today. There were tons of comedians […]

Dave Chappelle to Host Block Party for Dayton Shooting Victims

Dave Chappelle to Host Block Party for Dayton Shooting Victims

Dave Chappelle is putting together a block party in support of the victims of the Dayton shooting. The free benefit concert, called Gem City Shine, will be held at the Oregon District at 4 p.m. this Sunday (August 25). “This event will honor the lives lost and to reclaim the community’s favorite places to shop, […]

Dave Chappelle, 50 Cent and Wendy Williams to Receive Star on Walk of Fame

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The Hollywood Walk of Fame has released their 2020 draft class and among the inductees are Dave Chappelle, 50 Cent and Wendy Williams. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Committee released their picks on Thursday afternoon. This year’s choices were particularly unique. We were able to recognize the talents of thirty-five artists who have already built […]

Dave Chappelle is Heading to Broadway With 5-Show Run

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Tickets to see Dave Chappelle’s Broadway debut will be on sale for about a week. Dave Chappelle Live on Broadway is coming to Lunt-Fontanne Theatre from July 9th to July 13th. The limited run will be documented by Netflix and marks Chappelle’s partnership with Live Nation, the Araca Group, and EBG. At the top of […]

Dave Chappelle to Receive the Mark Twain Prize for Comedy

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The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor is an American award presented by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts to it is presented to individuals who have “had an impact on American society in ways similar to Twain.” Recipients of this prestigious prize include Richard Pryor, Whoopi Goldberg, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, David Letterman, […]

Showtime Producing Documentary on Legendary L.A. Venue ‘The Comedy Store’

Showtime Documentary Films announced a four-part documentary series that will chronicle the history of the iconic L.A. club The Comedy Store, directed and executive produced by Mike Binder and executive produced by Oscar nominee and Emmy winner Mike Tollin. The project is expected to premiere on SHOWTIME in 2020. This documentary series brings to life the legends, […]

Dave Chappelle Gave Will Smith Pointers Ahead of his Stand-Up Debut

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Despite starring in arguably the best black TV sitcom and a number of successful comedy flicks, Will Smith has never done stand-up comedy before. In a recent episode of his new Facebook Watch series, Will Smith revealed that he turned to Dave Chapelle for advice in regards to his stand-up gig at the Peppermint Club […]

Neal Brennan Reveals R. Kelly Tried to Press Dave Chappelle Over Infamous Skit

Neal Brennan Reveals R. Kelly Tried to Press Dave Chappelle Over Infamous Skit

Throughout the fall out of the Surviving R. Kelly docu-series, many recalled to the pop culture references toward R. Kelly’s rumored history. The most notable one was Dave Chappelle’s “Piss On You” skit from Chappelle’s Show, which is now confirmed to have ruffled the feathers of the “Pied Pieper of R&B.” Co-creator of Chappelle’s Show, […]

Dave Chappelle Calls R. Kelly The King of R&B

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Cash Money singer Jacquees has caused quite a stir with his claim that he was the “King of R&B.” Newcomers and veterans alike have weighed in on who they believed is the real “King of R&B” while offering their own specific criteria. This argument has sprung much debate on social media with R&B lovers and […]

Dave Chappelle Thinks Kanye West’s White House Meeting Was a Manic Episode

Dave Chappelle Thinks Kanye West's White House Meeting Was a Manic Episode

Dave Chappelle and Kanye West have been friends for quite a while, in spite of their varying political views.  During a show in Dublin, a fan asked the comedian to weigh in on Ye’s most recent meeting with Donald Trump, and Chappelle blames it on his mental illness. “Honestly, all jokes aside, I felt like […]