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Famed Former Source Photographer Chi Modu Passes Away At 54

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The Hip Hop community has taken a huge loss after it has been confirmed that famous photog Chi Modu passed away. He was 54 years old. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Modu’s death was announced on his social media pages Saturday(May 22) which stated, “Our hearts are broken… We continue the fight ©💪🏾 The family […]

[WATCH] Lo Lifes’ Thirstin Howl The 3rd Recalls Being On Rikers Island When His “Unsigned Hype” Ran In The Source Magazine

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Former Source Magazine Editor Soren Baker sat down with Lo Lifes General Thirstin Howl III on his Unique Access show and talked about his “Unsigned Hype” feature in the August 1997 issue of The Source Magazine. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Brownsville, Brooklyn rapper, producer, director and actor revealed to Baker that he was […]

Benzino Arrested for Disorderly Conduct After Altercation With BM’s New Boyfriend

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Reality TV star and Former Source Magazine owner Benzino was arrested on Friday for disorderly conduct after he allegedly confronted his child’s mother, Althea Eaton, and her male friend in a threatening manner and hit the man’s truck multiple times with his fists. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The confrontation occurred in Braselton, GA, when […]

Power Plays: The Source Magazine’s #Power30 Shopping Guide

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This article is an extended version of a feature originally published in The Source Magazine “Power 30” Issue #274 Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “POWER PLAYS”   Advertisement On-Trend Swag For Him & Her Creative: Keenan Higgins Photography: Bola Ogungbuyi + Patrick Neree In order to achieve grandmaster status when it comes to starting the […]

SOURCE360: A Hip-Hop Family Block Party At Its Finest

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Hip-Hop, family fun, boxing, marching bands, fashion, a heath pavilion, dancing and, yes, even cotton candy and double dutch all in one place? You may have seen these things before, but none have brought all these elements together quite the way we did this past weekend at our 5th Annual SOURCE360 Block Party! Visit streaming.thesource.com […]

Everyone’s Talking About SOURCE360 — Including Nick Cannon!

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When we tell you that our fifth annual SOURCE360 festival is about to be lit — man, don’t even take our word for it. Just ask the good homie Nick Cannon! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information As the official announcement of SOURCE360 officially went out this week, we’re more than excited to give you a […]

Trump Pardons Historic Boxing Figure Jack Johnson

The White House finally, posthumously, undoes a great wrong done to boxing legend and Heavyweight Champ, Jack Johnson. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information On Thursday (May 24) Donald Trump pardoned Jack Johnson, who was one of the first celebrity casualties of Jim Crow America. For those of you not in the know, Jack Johnson  (aka the Galveston Giant) […]

The Aaron Schlossberg Apology Tour: Too Little, Too Late?

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There’s nothing left to do but apologize when it all falls down, and that’s just what social pariah Aaron Schlossberg is doing right about now. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Karma has come full circle for the embattled lawyer. After not just one, but a series of racist rants have come to light, Schlossberg is starting to feel […]

The Hits Keep On Coming for Lawyer Aaron Schlossberg After Racist Rant

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The saying goes that trouble comes in threes, and Aaron Schlossberg being called out by U.S. Representative Adriano Espillat was just the tip of the iceberg. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Schlossberg is feeling a taste of his own medicine, and feeling what it’s like to feel ostracized in his own city. He has become a internet sensation […]

Lawyer Aaron Schlossberg’s Racist Rant Gets Attention of U.S. Congressman

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The saying goes, “The hills have eyes,” and thanks to social media cell phones have eyes too; so people like Aaron Schlossberg can’t hide their actions for long. Schlossberg isn’t the first person to get caught out there. With increasing advancements in technology and the invention of social media, its […]

Topher Grace Talks Controversial Role In ‘BlacKkKlansman’

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Topher Grace discusses the deep dive in becoming Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke in the new Spike Lee Joint Blackkklansman. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Being David Duke is a far departure from Topher Grace playing Eric Forman, the dorky suburban kid who ends up with the hottie next door on That 70’s Show. It required far […]

Spike Lee Speaks Out On Kanye’s TMZ Meltdown

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If there’s ever been a filmmaker whose entire body of work speaks on the brilliance, legacy, and pain of Black people in America, it’s without a doubt Spike Lee. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information If he’s calling out Kanye West, well, in the words of Whoopi Goldberg in Sister Act 2, “you better wake up […]

Record Report: ‘Freudian’, Daniel Caesar (Album Review)

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This article was originally published in The Source “Power 30” Issue #273 DANIEL CAESAR Freudian Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Golden Child Recordings Production: Alex Ernewein, Daniel Caesar, Jordan Evans, Matthew Burnett, & Riley Bell   Advertisement   Daniel Caesar took the R&B scene by storm. Just two years after the release of his debut […]

Record Report: ‘War & Leisure’, Miguel (Album Review)

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This article was originally published in The Source “Power 30” Issue #273 MIGUEL War & Leisure Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information RCA/ByStorm Production: Miguel, Mark Pitts, and more   Advertisement   Since 2010, Miguel has consistently delivered solid projects. With the release of his fourth studio album, War & Leisure, he’s done it again. Although […]

The Source Magazine’s L. Londell McMillan Welcomes Essence Back to the Culture of Black-Owned Business

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WELCOME BACK TO BLACK !!! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information On Wednesday, the independently Black-owned company Essence Ventures acquired Essence Communications from Time Inc., making the iconic brand 100 percent Black-owned for the first time in two decades. The magazine was purchased by the founder of Sundial Brands  and owner of Shea Moisture Richelieu Dennis, who seeks […]

Who Had the Power in 2017?

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“Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change – it can not only move us, it makes us move.” – Ossie Davis Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Davis could have been talking about us. The Source has for 3 decades explored the culture’s ability to make an […]

Rewind: Chinx Drugz Blessed the Stage at the Inaugural SOURCE 360 Block Party

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SOURCE360 celebrates the innovation and creativity inspired by the positive use of Hip-Hop and represents NYC’s and Brooklyn’s diverse cultural tapestry since 2014. SOURCE360 is a cultural and community celebration embodying the entire 360-degree spectrum of art, music, film & television, fashion, dance, sports, and technology inspired by Hip-Hop. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Some of Brooklyn’s most […]

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