#New Orleans

[VIDEO] Curren$y Shows Cars and Quarantine in The Source IG Live Series


Yesterday, New Orleans own Curren$y came through tThe Source Instagram Live Series. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Currently on quarantine from his home, Spitta unofficially created his own challenge. In addition to showing his insane car collection, Spitta showed his model miniature cars that he is building in the house. Replete with miniature auto bodyworkers […]

Essence Festival 2020 Has Been Postponed Due to COVID-19

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The 2020 Essence Festival has been postponed due to the Coronavirus. The annual festival that celebrates black women and takes place on July 4thweekend has been pushed back closer to the fall. In a statement, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said, “With the significant spread of COVID-19, we are taking every precaution in the best […]

New Orleans DJ Black N Mild Dead at 44 From Coronavirus

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According to several confirmed reports, New Orleans-based producer and DJ Oliver Stokes Jr. aka Black N Mild, died on Thursday after testing positive for Coronavirus. He was 44 years old. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The New Orleans Parish coroner’s office confirmed the cause of Stokes’ death one day after his passing. Black N Mild […]

New Orleans Pelicans Player Zion Williamson Pledges to Pay Salaries of Smoothie King Center Employees for the Next 30 Days


New Orleans Pelicans basketball player Zion Williamson has offered to pay salaries of Smoothie King Center employees for the next 30 days following the NBA suspension due to COVID-19. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In an Instagram post, Williamson says, “These are the folks who make our games possible, creating the perfect environment for our […]

Michelle Obama Will Be the Key Note Speaker at This Year’s Essence Festival

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From becoming best selling author, for her memoir Becoming to going on a  worldwide book tour, Michelle Obama has been very busy since leaving the White House. Now our Forever First Lady will be dropping gems as the keynote speaker for the 25th Essence Festival. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In a statement Essence Communications […]