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Spotify’s ‘Mogul’ Podcast Homages the Legacy of DJ Screw

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Brandon “Jinx” Jenkins curates the in-depth look into the mastermind of DJ Screw on Mogul’s latest season. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Back in 2017, Gimlet Media tapped the late, great Reggie “Combat Jack” Ossé for a new podcast series entitled, Mogul. The show’s first season highlighted the incomparable legacy of music executive and manager, […]

Rapper and Activist Obe Noir Shot To Death In Houston

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Another life has been taken in the Hip Hop community using senseless violence, with the shooting death of rapper, activist, and former professional basketball player Xavier Thompson aka Obe Noir in Houston on Monday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information According to a report from Chron, Noir, a rising rapper and community activist, was being chased […]

[WATCH] Boosie Shows Gunshot Wound to the Leg, Previews New Song

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Still recovering after being shot in the leg while attending Mo3’s funeral in Dallas, Boosie bears all as he reveals to the world the gunshot wound that almost caused him to lose his leg. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information After giving updates about his condition and having to go through three surgeries to save his […]

IG Influencer Alexis Sharkey Found Dead in Houston

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According to several confirmed reports, Instagram influencer Alexis Sharkey was found dead on the side of the road near her home in Houston on Saturday after being reported missing. She was 26 years old. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Even though Sharkey’s body was found with no signs of trauma and a cause of death […]

Houston Debuts George Floyd ‘VOTE’ Mural On His 47th Birthday

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Murals of slain Houston native George Floyd have popped up all around the country, but a colorful painting of the 46-year-old who died in the hands of the Minneapolis Police has been revealed in Floyd’s hometown just days before his 47th birthday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Just three weeks before one of the most monumental elections […]

[WATCH] Footage Shows Man Being Shot While Being Robbed in Houston

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In surveillance footage obtained by ABC World News Tonight, a man is seen being ambushed by two masked, armed men, one of whom shot the man in the leg before relieving him of his belongings. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The victim is seen returning to his car in a Houston-area shopping center when one […]

Mayor of Houston Wants to Give Megan Thee Stallion and Beyonce Their Own Respective Days

Mayor of Houston Wants to Give Megan Thee Stallion and Beyonce Their Own Respective Days

It looks like the Mayor of Houston is a fan of Beyonce and Megan Thee Stallion’s “Savage (Remix).” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Not only was the song fire, but the proceeds are also being donated to the Houston COVID-19 relief effort. Sylvester Turner announced on Twitter the artists “contributions to uplifting our communities, holding […]

Jhene Aiko and Megan Thee Stallion Prove Women Run It With New Albums

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Jhene Aiko and Meghan Thee Stallion dropped albums today setting the tone for a woman’s empowerment weekend. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Amid all the drama between the Houstonian’s label 1501 Certified Entertainment, Megan Thee Stallion was still able to drop an album. Her debut album Suga is a nine-track project that includes her single […]

At Least 2 Dead Following Houston Explosion

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At least two individuals were involved in a fatal explosion Friday morning at a Northwest Houston manufacturing facility. Authorities say that the explosion had a heavy impact on the city, damaging most of its buildings and nearby homes. Reports of the explosion began at around 4:15 AM. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “This is, in […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: UGK’s Pimp C Passes Away 12 Years Ago

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On this date in 2007, Chad Butler aka Pimp C of Houston’s legendary Underground Kingz along with Bun B, lost his life from an overdose of promethazine syrup, which is called “lean” on the streets, in West Hollywood, California. He was only 33 years old. Even though his physical presence is gone and sorely missed, […]

Houston Man Has Been Charged After Filing Fake Divorce Papers

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A Houston man, Paul Nixon, has been charged for filing fake divorce papers from his wife. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information According to KPRC, Nixon’s wife, Edna, told Harris County Precinct 4 deputies he filed for divorce without her knowledge or consent. She told Walker that her husband of four years is a con artist and […]

Pimp C’s Widow Says She Has Unreleased Verses Reserved for Megan Thee Stallion

Pimp C's Widow Says She has Unreleased Verses Reserved for Megan Thee Stallion

A Megan Thee Stallion and Pimp C collaboration may be seeing the light of day soon. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Following the announcement H-Town Hottie’s Roc Nation management deal, the late rapper’s widow, Chinara Butler, congratulated Meg and said she had unreleased verses with her name on it. “#Fbf best news I have heard […]

Scarface Announces He’s Running for Houston City Council

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Scarface is officially running for Houston City Council. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information He first teased his plans on social media last week. “Should I run for Houston City Council?” he wrote on Instagram. He made the official announcement over the weekend.   View this post on Instagram   ? A post shared by brothermob […]

Brother of Suspect in Maleah Davis Case Speaks Out

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The brother of the man suspected in the disappearance of 4-year-old Maleah Davis said: “he wants the world to know he’s innocent.” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Joe Vence, who spoke to his brother Derion Vence for 20 minutes said he isn’t worried because God has his brother’s back. “Once God is with you, the […]

13-Year-Old Houston Girl is Dead After Spending Days on Life Support After a Fight

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A 13-year-old Houston girl, Kashala Francis, is dead after spending days on life support. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Kashala Francis’s mother, Mamie Jackson explained that her daughter was jumped by two girls after school last week at Attucks Middle School. According to ABC 13, during the attack, a third girl jumped in and kicked Francis […]

Solange ‘When I Get Home’ Pays Homage to Houston’s Third Ward

Solange 'When I Get Home' Pays Homage to Houston's Third Ward

Solange hosted a special screening of her film When I Get Home, which accompanies her album of the same name. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The artsy flick had several Houston screenings, and the singer appeared at the screening at SHAPE Community Center, where Destiny’s Child used to practice growing up. She discussed the project with Antwaun […]

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