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Source TV: The Source Report

Source TV presents The Source Report. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and catch Dantee and Zae Diggs for the latest in Hip Hop and Entertainment.   If it’s hot off the press, the Source is bringing it to you with a real take on what’s going on in the news.

Rewind: These Classic Source Covers Turn 20 This Year

Hip-hop media and journalism changes along with the advancement of technology. That means way more pixels and way less paper. However, it’s hard not to gush over how it all started. Let’s think back to a time before Soundcloud links. The year was 1997 and “newbies” Missy Elliot, Mase, and Lil Jon & The East […]

HerSource: Kiki Ayers Reveals How Mixed Blessings Shaped Her Career In P.R.

“If you’re dope, we’ll find you,” is the mantra Kiki Ayers’ public relations agency Ayers Publicity abides by. It’s follow-up tag-line  “Shine Brighter” is  a testament to her work and ironically, alludes to her own journey in the business. Initially it’s easy to be drawn into Ayers’ aura, even over the phone. She posses a friendly tone […]

‘Everybody Black’ : A Peek At Old Hollywood’s Treatment Towards POC

Imagine working cheek to cheek with some of H-wood’s biggest stars, being nominated and winning an academy award, and being lucky enough to be the first to do it. Now imagine doing your business on a toilet designated for ‘Colored’s Only’ while on set, because despite your glittering stardom, segregation was still a thing. Welcome […]

VH-1 Teams Up with Ice Cube and Common for Chicago Town Hall Special Premiere

Hip Hop legend Ice Cube and Academy Award-winning artist Common have partnered up with VH-1 for Behind the Movie: Exploring Chicago with the Cast of Barbershop: The Next Cut. The event takes place at a Chicago college and premieres Monday, April 11 at 10 p.m. on the network. It features a variety of topics relevant to young people—from relationships […]

Media Personality Devi Dev Shares Career Highlights, Lessons Learned & More

Devon Anjelica Brown, also known as Devi Dev, is a Music Director and number one rated radio personality. She’s heard daily on iHeartMedia’s 93.7 The Beat and reports television pop culture for CBS affiliates KHOU11. Born and raised in California, Devi has worked all over the country—from co-hosting MTV’s Hip Hop POV show and Sway […]

New York Fashion Week Kicks Off Tomorrow

Straight from the style capital of the world, New York Fashion Week runs from tomorrow [February 11] through February 18 for the Fall 2016 collections. Featuring a variety of trendy brands and well-known designer looks, the most influential are coming out to showcase their exclusive collections on the major runway. The shows begin as early […]

Get Ready For The Panorama Music Festival A.K.A. “Coachella NYC”

Goldenvoice/AEG, producers of the Coachella Festival, announced the launch of the Panorama Music Festival coming July 22-24, 2016, at Randall’s Island Park in New York City. “We look forward to bringing Panorama to New York City and introducing a new festival that showcases today’s top music acts. We’re committed to creating an event that will […]

‘Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart’ Premieres January 23rd On Lifetime

Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart stars newcomer Lex Scott Davis as the seven-time Grammy Award-winning R&B icon. Toni Braxton executive produces the two-hour film, based on her memoir Unbreak My Heart. The biopic follows the singer’s journey from her discovery by producers L.A. Reid and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds to her battle with lupus. The movie […]

Empire’s Taraji P. Henson Wins Golden Globe For Best Actress In A TV Drama

Taraji P. Henson won the Golden Globe Award for ‘Best Performance By An Actress In A Television Series – Drama’ for her role on Empire. It was her first Golden Globe nomination and first win. “Cookies for everyone tonight!” said Henson during her acceptance speech. “My treat!” Henson stars as Cookie Lyon, the ex-wife of […]

Live Nation Announces New Security Guidelines

According to HITS Daily Double, Live Nation has announced new security guidelines in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris last November. Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Live Nation Media & Sponsorship and Artist Nation Management. The plans […]

NBC Orders Comedy Pilot From Marlon Wayans

NBC has ordered a new comedy pilot starring Marlon Wayans, titled “Marlon,” which is inspired by the actor/comedian’s life. The series will follow the escapades of an “inappropriate but loving father who is committed to successful co-parenting with his polar opposite ex-wife,” as reported by The Hollywood Reporter. Chris Moynihan will pen the script and […]

All Star Lineup Of Speakers At CES® 2016, Including Nick Cannon, Shaq & Mark Cuban

CES® 2016 will feature Hollywood stars, professional athletes, TV personalities and celebrity chefs discussing and promoting technology that is revolutionizing the way consumers live, work and play. CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, and will run January 6-9, 2016, in Las Vegas, NV. Here’s a […]

Comedian Arsenio Hall Will Host “BET Honors”

Comedian Arsenio Hall will host the ninth annual BET Honors premiering February 23rd on BET. The star-studded night will honor five distinguished African Americans performing at exceptional levels in the areas of art, music, theater, technology and business. The ceremony will be taped on Saturday, January 23rd at the historic Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. […]

Jennifer Lopez To Headline The Axis Theater At Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas

Jennifer Lopez is set to headline her first ever Las Vegas show. The highly anticipated “Jennifer Lopez: All I Have” residency begins January 20, 2016 at the Axis Theater inside of Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. “All I Have” bears the eponymous name of her number-one hit single which features hip-hop legend, LL Cool J. […]

Rapper Azealia Banks Stars In RZA-Directed Musical Drama “Coco”

Rapper Azealia Banks is ready for her close up. The Harlem native will make her big-screen debut in the hip-hop film, Coco. In the Brooklyn-set drama, Banks portrays the title character — an aspiring Hip Hop artist who discovers the world of slam poetry. The ‘spoken word’ develops her verbal strength and propels her toward her […]