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Veteran OG Spliff Releases Reflective New Songs “Son of Toga” & “Building”

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Today, Winston-Salem’s old-school hip-hop revivalist OG Spliff releases a 2-pack single offering, consisting of the self-reflective tirade “Son of Toga” and its restorative complement, “Building.” Visit for more information MORE: SOURCE SPORTS: The Cam Newton Era is Over in Carolina, Welcome Teddy Bridgewater The poet-turned-rapper’s introspective delivery has a nonchalant swing to it, as […]

North Carolina’s Sangstaa Drops New EP, ‘You’re All I Know’

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Sangstaa went viral over the summer following footage of the emerging star performing in front of a sold-out crowd in San Francisco. Now, he capitalizes on the popularity with the release of his much-anticipated EP about love and heartbreak called You’re All I Know. Visit for more information MORE: Tisakorean shares on Collaborating with […]

Dreamville Festival Generates More Than $6.7 Million in Direct Economic Impact to Wake County


One of the largest artist-run music festivals in the country expands attendance and economic impact with two-day festival in Raleigh. Visit for more information Curated by North Carolina-raised, Grammy Award-winning, and multi-platinum hip-hop artist J. Cole and his Dreamville team, the 2022 Dreamville Festival saw a combined attendance of 80,000 at the two-day, multi-stage festival in […]

Black Highschool Student Made To Cut Braids During Softball Game

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A North Carolina High-school is under scrutiny after requiring a 16-year-old black student to cut her hair in the middle of a softball game to continue playing. Visit for more information Today reports, Nicole Pyles, was wearing her hair in beaded knotless braids before her softball team’s final home game of the season on […]

SOURCE SPORTS: North Carolina Coach Roy Williams Announces Retirement


The iconic run of Roy Williams as head coach of the North Carolina Tar Heels has come to an end. ESPN reports sthe 70-year-old legend will conclude his 48-year coaching run during a news conference Thursday (Apr. 1). Visit for more information The last 18 seasons of Williams’ career was spent at UNC, compiling […]

DaBaby Teaming with #NoCap2020 Campaign to Provide Free Rides on Election Day

DaBaby Teaming with #NoCap2020 Campaign to Provide Free Rides on Election Day

DaBaby is letting his fans and followers in his home state of North Carolina know the importance of their vote. The Grammy-nominated rapper is partnered with the #NoCap2020 campaign to bring voters across the states to the polls. Visit for more information The “Rockstar” rapper is leading the VOTE BABY VOTE initiative that includes […]

DaBaby Offers Toosii Encouraging Co-sign: ‘Hottest New Artist in the World’

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Syracuse native Toosii has found himself in a coveted spotlight recently with the 20-year-old taking off with his “Red Lights” breakout track and carrying on the momentum with a catalog of melodic storytelling and personal excerpts of love. Visit for more information Now based out of North Carolina, the Poetic Pain rapper inked a […]

Joe Biden Holds Black Economic Summit in North Carolina with Aims to Advance Racial Equity


Vice President Biden is currently traveling the country, on Wednesday he stopped in Charlotte, NC, and hosted the Black Economic Summit. Visit for more information During Biden’s trip to Charlotte, he met with small business owners, workers, and other citizens who are struggling, of those including members of the African American community who face […]

Asheville, North Carolina Signs Reparations Initiative For Black Residents

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A city in North Carolina is taking the lead on the long debated reparations for African-Americans. Asheville signed into a law a “Reparations Initiative” that will fund Black homeownership, black businesses and career opportunities according to the New York Times. Visit for more information The initiative details 9 specific initiatives that the city seeks […]

DaBaby Beats Up Rapper Cam Coldheart on Camera

DaBaby Beats Up Rapper Cam Coldheart on Camera

DaBaby had to put the paws on Cam Coldheart inside the Louis Vuitton store on Saturday. Visit for more information The videos kick off with Cam recording and talking hot. “You a b*tch. Y’all look at the n**ga DaBaby. That n**ga DaBaby in here talking some shit,” Coldheart can be heard saying. “He walking […]

J. Cole’s Dreamville Launches Hurricane Florence Relief Initiative

J. Cole's Dreamville Launches Hurricane Florence Relief Initiative

J. Cole is a man of the people. After seeing the destruction created by Hurricane Florence, Cole’s Dreamville records have done their part for the sake of relief. Taking to Instagram, Dreamville launched their foundation and sent a heartfelt message to the people of North Caroline. Visit for more information “North Carolina has a […]

Alleged UFO Sighting in North Carolina


A group of people staying at a house on the North Carolina coast filed a report on the UFO website, “MUFON,” saying a ball of light and several white orbs were spotted off the coast. Visit for more information The report states nine people at a house near the Carolina Yacht Club in Wrightsville […]

9-Year-Old Robbed At Gunpoint For Lemonade Stand Money

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Everybody in North Carolina does not love the kids! Visit for more information Police in North Carolina are searching for a suspect accused of robbing a 9-year-old boy’s lemonade stand at gunpoint. The Union County Sheriff’s Office in Monroe, N.C., said the boy was approached by a teenage suspect who pointed a gun at […]

Police Chief’s Corruption Scandal Leaves Entire Police Department on Paid Leave

Police Chief's Corruption Scandal Leaves Entire Police Department on Paid Leave

One North Carolina town has suspended all police activities after corruption charges were brought up against the Police Chief. Brunswick County Police Chief Gary Smith and Lt. Mike Simmons were charged with corruption for a “habitual and repeated pattern” of leaving their police posts for work at a trucking company, according to Southport Mayor Jerry […]

Adam “IDAdam” Bloom Calls Cops on Black Woman Using Public Pool

Adam "IDAdam" Bloom Calls Cops on Black Woman Using Public Pool

Police were called in North Carolina on Wednesday after a white man named Adam Bloom confronted a black woman named Jasmine Edwards for using a neighborhood pool, prompting for allegations of racial profiling and social media backlash. Visit for more information Bloom has now been dubbed #IDAdam and will be referred to as such […]