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Philly Rapper PoundSide Pop Bans Meek Mill From North Philly

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Meek Mill has been known to use his social media to speak his mind. This time around, the rapper tried to use his social media for positive changes, but things didn’t go as planned, instead of the Philadelphia native’s community standing behind him, things took a quick left turn. The 33-year-old rapper went on Twitter […]

The Soul of Philadelphia May Have Saved The Nation

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As the United States stands influx, all eyes are fixed on the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection. Philadelphia, the birthplace of our nation, is at the center of the presidential election. She is highlighted not because of the great food (Jims, Mama’s and Ishkabibbles are always a great reason to celebrate this great […]

OZ Sparx Releases His New Mixtape ‘Vibin, Slidin, N’ Connivin’

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Getting that Philly and Meek Mill stamp is major. That’s exactly what OZ Sparx has coming into his new project, Vibin, Slidin, N’ Connivin. The new release brings in @KBABY and JGreen for features across the 18 tracks that detail the grit and grind of growing up in the City of Brotherly Love. Within the […]

Jay-Z’s Made in America 2020 Officially Canceled Due to COVID-19 Outbreak

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Another music festival planned for 2020 has been canceled, this time in the form of Jay-Z’s Made in America festival. The announcement came roughly two months before the concert takes place in Philadelphia. Made in America will instead take place Labor Day Weekend 2021 in the city of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection. In a […]

Philadelphia Couple Gets Married During Black Lives Matter Protest

Philadelphia Couple Gets Married During Black Lives Matter Protest

While enormous crowds of people flooded the Philadelphia streets and parks on Saturday to protest racism and brutality, two love birds that it was a good time to jump the broom. Kerry-Anne and Michael Gordon began their wedding ceremony outdoors along with thousands of demonstrators who came upon Benjamin Franklin Parkway to protest police violence […]

HER SOURCE: Danielle Outlaw Becomes Philadelphia’s First Black Female Commissioner

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Danielle Outlaw is the first Black woman ever to become Philadelphia’s police commissioner. Her recent appointment came just a few months after the department started dealing with several controversies including the involvement of its former commissioner in sexual harassment scandals. In August, former commissioner Richard Ross, who is also Black, was forced to resign when […]

No, Meek Mill Did Not “Beat the Streets”

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I really put that shit behind me today ….. I beat the streets ?? — Meek Mill (@MeekMill) August 28, 2019 What does it mean to beat the streets? Some people might define it as growing up in the ghetto, making bad decisions whether it’s running with a gang, selling drugs, shooting or robbing people […]

Legendary Musician Stevie Wonder Facing Health Challenges

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Legendary musician Stevie Wonder is facing serious but manageable health problems, but he continues to perform and make music, sources close to the singer say. Reports have been coming out that the iconic Motown star is “doing better now than he was a couple of months ago,” one close friend of Wonder told the Detroit […]

Allen Iverson Reportedly Helped With Meek Mill’s Case

Allen Iverson Reportedly Helped With Meek Mill's Case

Meek Mill’s parole case with crooked Judge Genece Brinkley is one of the most high-profile cases in Hip Hop history, as politicians and fellow influential artists publicly advocated for him. One of those people was Philadelphia 76ers owner, Michael Rubin, who also partnered with the Philly emcee to create the REFORM alliance to fight for […]

$1 Billion in Cocaine Seized at Philadelphia Port

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The biggest cocaine bust in Philadelphia history occurred Tuesday. Federal authorities seized an estimated 16.5 tons of cocaine from a ship at the Philadelphia Port and are worth over $1 billion. This bust was preceded by an $18 million drug seizure in the Northeast and $77 million in cocaine seized from a cargo ship in […]

Meek Mill Granted Hearing With New Judge

Meek Mill Granted Hearing With New Judge

Meek Mill scores a major W that his legal team been fighting towards for years. The Philadelphia rapper’s attorneys will have the opportunity to request for a case overturn from the Pennsylvania Superior Court, instead of Judge Genece Brinkley, who was unfairly overseeing his case. Meek’s attorney Jordan Siev, told Complex over email, “We’re looking […]

Foot Locker Kicked Off Women’s History Month With a ‘Women In Culture’ Event at the New Power Store in Philly

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March officially begins the month-long celebration of Women’s History Month, where we celebrate the contributions and historic accomplishments of women from the past, present and future alike. Those feats translate over a multitude of platforms, and Foot Locker decided to highlight the impact women have made on sneaker culture with a weekend full of activities […]