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Making New Traditions, Celebrating Mardi Gras During a Pandemic


Words by: Michelle Dartez Visit for more information One of the magical things about being born and raised in Louisiana is being able to celebrate Mardi Gras. Depending on what part of the state you are from, the celebration may start earlier while others start closer to the actual holiday. The Mardi Gras hub […]

Happy Birthday, Soulja Slim!(RIP)

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Today is the date that Hip Hop celebrates the birth of one its most coveted soldiers; NOLA’s one and only Soulja Slim! Visit for more information Born on this date in 1977 as James Adarryl Tapp Jr. to Ms. Linda Tapp, Slim was born, raised, and was a recognized hero in the Magnolia section […]

Cash Money Records Will Pay June Rent For New Orleans Residents

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Since March millions of people have lost their sources of income due to COVID-19 making it difficult to make ends meet.  In an effort to help ease some of the burden’s places on people right now two famous New Orleans natives are stepping up.  Visit for more information The brothers and founders of Cash Money […]

Happy 50th Birthday to Master P!

Master P 'In Negotiations' To Acquire Reebok With Ex-NBA Guard Baron Davis For $2.4 Billion

On this day in Hip-Hop history, we celebrate the birth of one of rap’s most successful icons. With a net worth of about $800 million, Percy ‘Master P’ Miller is a pinnacle of work ethic, determination, and financial prowess. From his humble beginnings to being the executive of one of the most powerful record labels […]

Romeo Miller Encourages Rappers Like NBA YoungBoy to Use Master P for Mentorship

Romeo Miller Encourages Rappers Like NBA YoungBoy to Use Master P for Mentorship

Romeo Miller was promoting his recent film Game Day movie and he talked about the role, accomplishing success at a young age as an independent artist and many more topics in a recent interview. Visit for more information Somewhere in the conversation, the host asked Romeo about his link-up with NBA YoungBoy who is […]

Master P Opens Big Poppa Burgers in New Orleans

Master P Opens Big Poppa Burgers in New Orleans

Master P is making ’em say uhh with his new business venture. Visit for more information Percy Miller added Big Poppa Burgers in his hometown, New Orleans, to his growing business empire. The restaurant made a cameo in his I Got the Hook Up 2 movie. View this post on Instagram World famous big […]

New Orleans Pelicans Fired General Manager Dell Demps in the Middle of the Anthony Davis Drama

New Orleans Pelicans Fired General Manager Dell Demps in the Middle of the Anthony Davis Drama

The New Orleans Pelicans and general manager Dell Demps reportedly parted ways Friday, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Visit for more information New Orleans ownership was reportedly “livid” with injured star Anthony Davis leaving the arena during Thursday night’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder. An MRI revealed that Davis has a muscle contusion […]

Jay-Z Receives Key to New Orleans from Mayor LaToya Cantrell During ‘OTR II’ Tour

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After the city of Columbia, New Orleans mayor LaToya Cantrell ‘surprised’ Jay-Z and Beyonce with “a key to the city” on Monday. According to the mayor’s Instagram post, the acknowledgment was “to highlight both his and Beyonce’s collective humanitarian work.” Visit for more information The post shows the 4:44 rapper clad in a simple […]

Birdman Publicly Apologizes to Lil Wayne at ‘Lil Weezyana Fest’

Birdman Publicly Apologizes to Lil Wayne at Lil Weezyana Fest

Lil Wayne and Birdman’s relationship have been tested over the past few years over some money issues. They’ve been spotted together but no blatant, direct affection has been shown until now. Baby offered what seemed to be a sincere apology for his part in the turmoil at the 2018 Lil Weezyana Fest. Visit for more […]

Lil Wayne Adds Tory Lanez, NBA YoungBoy to Lil Weezyana Fest

Lil Wayne Adds Tory Lanez, NBA YoungBoy to Lil Weezyana Fest

Lil Wayne’s 2018 Lil Weezyana Festival is right around the corner and the line up is looking pretty sturdy. Visit for more information Weezy announced that Tory Lanez and NBA YoungBoy are set to take the stage at the typically star-studded celebration. Using an Instagram post to make the announcement, he took the time […]

Drake Spent $14K for the Grills Worn for ‘In My Feelings’ Music Video


Drake spent a pretty penny to brighten his mouth with some bling bling for his “In My Feelings” music video. Visit for more information TMZ reports that the rapper hit up celebrity jeweler, Ben Baller, to make his grills only 4 days before recording the music video in New Orleans. The grills were made […]

Queen Latifah Shuts Down Essence Fest With Ladies First Line-Up

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At Essence Fest 2018, Queen Latifah brings out a star-studded lineup and proves her crown never left. Visit for more information Queen Latifah brought down the house at Essence’s yearly tribute to the power and beauty of Black Women. Celebrating the 20 year anniversary of her Hip-Hop classic Ladies First featuring Monie Love, a star-studded […]

Drake is Recording the Video for ‘In My Feelings’ in New Orleans

Drake is Recording the Video for 'In My Feelings' in New Orleans

Drake is out here breaking his own records with the release of his latest project, Scorpion. Visit for more information The Canadian rapper became the first artist to get 1 billion streams in a week. The double-sided 25-track album spawned 7 singles, including, “In My Feelings” featuring Quality Control Music’s, City Girls. The feel-good […]

Chance The Rapper To Deliver Commencement Address To New Orleans’ Dillard University

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Grammy Award-winning artist Chance the Rapper will deliver this year’s commencement address to graduates of Dillard University in New Orleans. Visit for more information The school’s 82nd Commencement ceremonies for more than 200 graduates will be held Saturday, May 12, at 8 a.m. on the campus’ historic Avenue of the Oaks. Dillard President Dr. […]

Serena Williams is Reportedly Having a Secret Wedding in New Orleans This Week

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Page Six reports that Serena Williams is set to jump the broom with her fiancé Alexis Ohanian this Thursday in New Orleans. Visit for more information Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.’s parents will trade their vows at New Orleans’ Contemporary Arts Center. Sources report that the ceremony has been kept under tight wraps. Guests don’t even […]

Young Lyxx & Bando Wavey – “Xanny” (Feat Teezy Baby)


Back with another smash from Bando Wavey, this time a visual for “Xanny” with Young Lyxx another rising star, and Teezy Baby who’s also on his way “outta here.” These three, all bubbling in their own way, all seemingly breaking the seal of local prestige, combine on “Xanny” to deliver a drug-induced summer anthem. The […]

$upah Drops ‘6ix21’ EP + Vibrations (Official Kilsuals)


Kilsuals , an Art and media based network where artist showcase their work within kilsuals  . Kilsuals , Jonathan Burkett and Chamar Stevenson in business was founded in 2016 . Filming and editing , capturing and editing is what we do. We make everything look better . The word Kilsuals come from the word visuals […]