The Dreamville rapper announced via Twitter his new album is due out this Friday! New album. KOD 4/20 — J. Cole (@JColeNC) April 17, 2018 Earlier that same evening, Cole hosted a “first come first serve” show at Gramercy Theatre in New York. Around 500 fans packed the venue to hear Cole debut … Continue reading J. Cole Announces New Album ‘KOD’
Kevin Winter/ Getty We’re still recovering from having our edges & wigs pushed back! Coachella should now be referred to as #Beychella after the Queen’s epic two hour non-stop performance Saturday night. Beyonce made history as the first Black female to ever headline the music and arts festival. via GIPHY And being BLACK and proud … Continue reading BEYCHELLA Recap + Beyonce Launches HBCU Scholarship Program
via GIPHY Uhm whet? Yes. FREEGANISM is like, a thing. Take a look inside these Americans who live for free. They eat for free and are more than frugal. They’re freegans. With recession woes inspiring more people to look for meaning outside the mall, freeganism is gaining ground. But is it possible to live … Continue reading Could You Ever Live As A ‘Freegan’?
Thousands of people are gearing up to have the time of their lives in the dessert of Indio, California for the infamous Coachella Music & Arts Festival. Well, better known this year as #BEYCHELLA. via GIPHY Didn’t quite have the coin or the crew to make pack up for the weekend & getcho’ life? No … Continue reading No Money For Coachella? No Worries, Get The Deets On The Live Stream
There’s no question that Cardi is the hottest chick in the game right now. With her debut album already certified Gold, the Bronx reality-TV-turned-rap Superstar’s media run has been nothing short of entertaining. She’s spent sometime going undercover online with GQ magazine to respond head on to her haters. It’s quite hilarious. (Above) via GIPHY … Continue reading Cardi B Goes Undercover Online With GQ Plus Shares Plenty in Latest GQ Interview
Fresh off their “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” performance, the soulful duo joins forces once again in the video for their “Best Part” collabo. Only one week away from seeing these two hit the stage at #BroccoliCity Fest! We hope you’ve got our tickets because this is going to be one of the biggest events in the DMV of … Continue reading Daniel Ceasar & H.E.R Visual For “Best Part”
Ready for Drizzy Season? Doesn’t matter. Champagne Papi just dropped what could possibly become a Summer ’18 banger. (Too soon?) The follow up to God’s Plan just hit all streaming platforms with a catchy Lauryn Hill “Ex-Factor” with a New Orleans bounce sprinkled on top. (Girrrrrl.) via GIPHY Hey what’s it like being a Jewish … Continue reading Drake Drops New Video For “Nice For What”
Cardi B’s debut album, Invasion Of Privacy and she’s invading our entire weekend! As we’re getting ready to watch her on SNL & fill the first co-host spot EVER on Jimmy Fallon-she’s first sat down with Ebro on Apple Beats 1 Radio, for a 30 minute candid interview. She explains the collabs on her album, … Continue reading Cardi Sits Down With Apple Beats1 [Full Interview]
Okay so this movie look pretty friggin’ hilarious! But what’s even greater is the story behind the cast! Superstar comedian Kevin Hart announces “Night School” by sharing a heartfelt story of Tiffany Haddish’s fight for her dreams, despite her circumstances. I’m launching the trailer today people….The grind/Hardwork never stops. The movies just get bigger/better/funnier….Listen … Continue reading Kevin Hart Recalls Tiffany Haddish Living Out Of Her Car, Premieres ‘Night School’ Trailer
David Letterman’s “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction” episode with Jay Z is sizing up to be a damn good one. “I feel grateful every day. I wake up, look around, look at my kids, they’re healthy.” Hov talks candidly about being grateful for his lifestyle, the conversation he had with his mother about her … Continue reading Blue Ivy Once Told Jay Z, “You Hurt My Feelings.”
Remember Summer camp? Well this is Camp CTRL. Oh and then there’s SZA on the strip club floor. Wait for it. Press play.
OH EM GEE! FINAL-FUCKINGLY! We only have two weeks to catch the beat sis! via GIPHY My album cover !!! LADIES AND GENTS ! My album INVASION OF PRIVACY will be out next week April 6!!!!!!!❤️💪🏾 A post shared by Cardi B Official IG (@iamcardib) on Mar 26, 2018 at 5:30pm PDT Meaning next week, … Continue reading Cardi B Finally Releases Debut Album Cover & Release Date
The mysterious songstress that everyone loves is begging her man to pay attention to her over Chinese takeout. Can you say, #RelatableAF. “Focus” is just as dark and moody as you could imagine. The same darkness and moodiness we feel when he’s just not giving us enough affection. Tuh. Along with a new video, H.E.R … Continue reading H.E.R Drops Visual For ‘Focus’ & Hints New Project With Rihanna
via GIPHY Please keep releasing more music SZA! We just love you! In her latest interview with Flaunt, the most Grammy nominated female of the year admits that’s she’s giving her all in her next album-because it will be her last. “I’ve been talking shit to myself on different topics every day for the last … Continue reading SZA Says Her Next Album Will Be Her Best…and Her Last!
Word is Kanye and Drake have been spotted in Jackson Hole, Wyoming working on new music together. If you remember, last May Kanye moved to Wyoming to work on TLOP. We also know that Yeezy put Jay Z on blast for preventing Kanye from appearing on Drake’s “Views” album because of the Tidal Music/ Apple … Continue reading Kanye West & Drake Working On Secret Album?
Talk about doin it for the culture! Migos paid homage to the legendary Soul Train starring Jamie Foxx as ‘Ron Delirious’, in a 70s-tastic visual. We just love how everyone was so committed to bringing their ‘Culture Ride’ show to life. YESSSSIIIRR!!! W A L K I T T A L K I T @migos … Continue reading Migos ‘Walk It Like I Talk It” Video Is So Dope
I found some friends for my hair. 💆🏾♀️: @lovingyourhair 💄: @felicialatour A post shared by Issa Rae (@issarae) on Feb 18, 2018 at 11:13pm PST Our girl Issa Rae just announced her new hosting gig at the upcoming 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards. So excited to announce that I will be hosting the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards on June … Continue reading Issa Rae To Host CFDA Awards
You mean, I actually have a shot at looking as sexy as Rihanna? Take all my coins now why don’t you! via GIPHY The word is, the Wild Thoughts singer reportedly signed a deal to launch a lingerie line with TechStyle Fashion Group. According to Business Insider, they’ve been working on this project for a … Continue reading Rihanna Lingerie Line In The Works?
March is women’s history month and Netflix is gearing up to release an anxiously-awaited biopic about the life of one of the most influential MC’s, Roxanne Shante’. Directed and written by Michael Larnell, the film stars Chanté Adams, Nia Long, and Mahershala Ali, as well as Elvis Nolasco, Kevin Phillips, Shenell Edmonds, and … Continue reading Watch Netflix Trailer For ‘Roxanne Shante’ Biopic
The trap Selena is giving it to Cosmopolitan straight with no chaser! The Bronx bred superstar recently shared her unfiltered thoughts with the magazine about her fiancee’ Offsets cheating allegations, staying true to herself and how she will never be ashamed of her stripper past. “It’s like everybody is coming down my neck … Continue reading Cardi B Speaks On Offset Cheating, ‘I ain’t no angel either.”
Sorry kids. Looks like this just isn’t happening right now. Shortly after announcing his ‘Unfriendly Reminder Tour” with Playboi Carti, Shy Glizzy, and GASHI. It was slated to begin April 12 in Orlando and run through June 3 in Toronto. But the Sean Don is now apologizing for postponing the tour because he needs stay focused … Continue reading Big Sean Postpones ‘Friendly Reminder’ Tour
Never say never! Our ultimate man crush has been married twice before and not too long ago said he’d never do it again! But with just five days until Valentines Day, it looks like love is in the air! The 45- year-old popped the question to his girlfriend Sabrina Dhowre during a screening of his … Continue reading Idris Elba Proposes To Girlfriend During Movie Premiere
Quincy Jones latest bombshell interview with Vulture is an example of what life is like when you just don’t give a shit anymore. The 85-year-old legendary music mogul made some outrageous claims about industry top dogs like Richard Pryor, Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson and The Beatles. ON MICHAEL JACKSON’S PLASTIC SURGERY: “I used to kill him … Continue reading Quincy Jones Gives Zero Fucks In His Latest Interview
Big Sean is back on road and he’s bringing Playboi Carti & Shy Glizzy with him! So with the platform I have now, I thought it would be perfect to revisit a lot of the old music as well as the new classics on my next tour. But I’m gonna give you guys the opportunity … Continue reading Big Sean Has An Unfriendly Reminder For Yo Ass
Kendrick Lamar and SZA just dropped a Dave Meyers directed visual for their “All The Stars” collab on the Black Panther soundtrack. Press play and catch these crazy colorful visuals with K. Dot walking with a group of black panthers in a barren landscape, and SZA lying in a pink river before slaying through a … Continue reading Kendrick Lamar & SZA Release Colorful ‘All The Stars’ Visual
This happened today. I applied to scholarships last year for which I had to write an essay. I received those scholarships and thought that was the end of it. Apparently, my essay and my story made it to other departments. I was contacted this weekend about doing a video speaking about where I come from, … Continue reading Drake Gifts Miami Students With OVO Uniforms & Scholarship Money
Just twenty-four years after dropping Illmatic, the hip-hop icon performed his debut album with the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center live on PBS. The memorable performance aired Friday (Feb. 2) but press play in case you missed it.
The three Migos kick ass and take names in this one! Directed by Sing J. Lee and Huncho Quavo, the action packed visual stars the three super trap stars as bosses of an underground gang in the back of a restaurant. Super producer Pharrell makes an appearance in Migos latest visual for ‘Stir Fry’ of … Continue reading Migos Kick Ass In Stir Fry Video
Ready to dine Shawn Carter style? According to reports, the music mogul filed documents to secure the rights to “Hovino,” which was listed under his S. Carter Enterprises company. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The documents were filed under restaurant and café services; carry-out restaurant services, pubs, cocktail lounges and wine bars, the publication reports. ⠀⠀ ⠀ Any further … Continue reading Is Jay Z Opening A New Restaurant?
Tisha Campbell seems just excited as we are about a potential reboot of Martin but she wasn’t excited enough to give us too many details. HipHollywood was the first to get to the legendary actress and ask the big question! Press play. #TishaCampbellMartin talks ‘#Martin’ reboot (via @hiphollywood A post shared by Baller Alert (@balleralert) … Continue reading Tisha Campbell Talks ‘Martin’ Reboot
Culture II drops Friday, January 26th but the Grammy nominated trio isn’t holding back any fire. With ‘Motorsport’ already climbing into the Top 10 on the Billboard charts and Pharrell produced ‘Stir Fry’ not too far behind, the Atlanta rappers make sure you address them as ‘Superstars’ with their latest track. “Supastars out … Continue reading Migos Drop ‘Superstars’ Off Culture II, Quavo Admits Best Migo
Playboi Carti & Lil Uzi Vert teamed up with AWGE for their 2017 ‘Lookin” collab. Visually stimulating, we can’t stop watching.
Top Dawg Entertainment just announced their Championship Tour! The LiveNation produced tour kicks off May 4 in Vancouver at Rogers Arena with Kendrick Lamar, SZA, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Jay Rock, SiR, and Lance Skiiiwalker and more guest to be announced soon. The champs are making their way to the DMV just in time for the weather … Continue reading TDE Announces Championship Tour
The government shutdown will not only affect hundreds of government workers but everyday people as well. Oh, and it may even delay your tax return.
I don’t know mannn. Auntie Mo’ might be asking for a lot with this one. Monique took to social media this week to ask for our support for a boycott against Netflix. The actress/ comedian says the popular streaming company undervalues black women. #BOYCOTT#NETFLIX FOR #COLORBIAS AND #GENDERBIAS. PLEASE STAND WITH ME. I LOVE US. … Continue reading Monique Wants Us To Boycott Netflix
We can’t get enough of this rags to riches story! Tiffany Haddish has shared her story to success on several occasions and isn’t afraid to share how she goes about saving her coins honey! One time for being fine … Continue reading Tiffany Haddish is Fine & Frugal As The New Spokesperson For Groupon
The parents of five-year-old Liam Mango were recently guest on an overseas morning show and explained that they didn’t see an issue and that all of the controversy caught them off guard. His mother explained that although she’s been called a monkey as a racial slur during a cruise vacation, she didn’t think of … Continue reading Parent’s Of H&M Model Child Speaks Out [WATCH]
The Queen Of Hip Hop Soul finally got her star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame just in time for her 47th birthday! Mary’s celebration was nothing short of #BlackExcellence with presenters like Diddy, Tyrese, Andre Harrell, Jimmy lovine, Angie Martinez along with family, friends and fans. “This is about our sister getting her … Continue reading All Hail Mary! The Queen Of Hip Hop Soul Gets Her Star In Hollywood
This is pretty friggin epic. Nas will perform is classic 1994 debut album, Illmatic with the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C next month for a PBS special. In the trailer, Esco explains how amazing this experience feels to him and reflects on how far he’s come. “I wrote this … Continue reading Watch The Trailer For ‘Nas: Live From Kennedy Center’
Quavo and Nicki parlay in an ol’ school whip and link up for burger and fries at a local diner while he tries to figure out if she’s a real keeper. Directed by DAPS and Quavo, the “She For Keeps” visual throws it back to the 80s and the 90s with references to the … Continue reading Quavo Wants To Know If Nicki Is For Keeps In New Video
Well, we gave you fair warning and now it’s trending all over the internet. Bruno Mars and Cardi B kick it back to In Living Color vibes and show us why they’ll be drippin’ in finesse all 2018. Keep in mind, this record is from his 24K Magic album that was released in March … Continue reading Watch Bruno Mars & Cardi B Drip In Finesse
Ladies, 2018 is shaping up real nice already! If watching the first season of She’s Gotta Have It on Netflix left you feeling motivated, stimulated or just plain hysterical, you should be excited for its renewal of season 2. Spike Lee announced the official news on Instagram over the holidays. Happy New Year. Happy Year. … Continue reading Netflix Grants She’s Gotta Have It A 2nd Season!
What in the broke back mountain is goin’ ’round here. It’s been a good five years since JT’s last album, The 20/20 Experience, and the “Sexy Back” singer has since experienced marriage, fatherhood and major self growth. Just in time for his 2nd Super Bowl Half-time show next month, Mr. Timberlake just released a visual … Continue reading Justin Timberlake Announces New Album: Man In The Woods
Let’s talk about how Cardi B may officially be drippin’ in Finesse! Da Dirt is—Mr. Bruno Mars has reportedly recorded a remix to his 24K Magic jam Finesse featuring the Bronx stripper turned superstar. A sound manager assistant says she worked on the visual and shared a non-disclosure agreement along with details on the video … Continue reading Is Bruno Mars Dropping New Music Featuring Cardi B
Jhene Aiko is giving back BIG this holiday season and plans to continue to do so through her new WAYS Foundation. The “While We’re Young” singer announced her new foundation on Christmas Eve, in honor of her late brother, Miyagi– who passed away from cancer at an early age. Five-year-old Lilly Olive of Eagle … Continue reading Jhene Aiko Launches WAYS Foundation, Donates $15K
SZA and Solange linked up for The Weekend video and it has some fans a bit confused. me pretending to understand The Weekend music video only because i like SZA and Solange pic.twitter.com/uvsQkenZk1 — poc teenager🎄 (@aubreysoctober) December 22, 2017 You may have expected the video to show some sort of side-chick waiting around … Continue reading SZA & Solange Drop Visual For “The Weekend”
The trap Selena made her way to late night television last night with Jimmy Fallon. Decked out in a Rubin Singer top, Michelle Smith trousers and Louboutins the Bronx rapper gushed about her fiancee’ and her recent Grammy nominations. Get ready for Cardi’s new single, Bartier Cardi drops this Friday December 22nd! My single Bartier … Continue reading Cardi B Visits The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon + Teases New Music
Joe Budden found himself trending all over #BlackTwitter once again Tuesday as news unraveled of him no longer being apart of Complex’s Everyday Struggle. Billboardreports: “Joe Budden is not continuing as a host on Everyday Struggle in 2018,” Complex told Billboard. “The show will be back in the New Year with all new episodes and … Continue reading Joe Budden Leaves Complex’s Everyday Struggle
Talk about securing that bag hunnie! Our girl is doin’ it BIG in 2018! Fan favorite, and Golden Globe nominee, Issa Rae is executive producing two more shows for HBO! The Insecure creator is producing two new HBO projects, Him Or Her, a comedy and Sweet Life, a drama. Sweet Life is set in the Baldwin Hills- Windsor Hills … Continue reading Issa Rae Is Giving Us Two More New Shows On HBO!
If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em right? Panthers owner Jerry Richardson has decided to sell amid allegations of his misconduct. Diddy posted an IG video expressing his interest in purchasing the team. Attention to the Carolina PANTHERS!! ATTENTION NFL! This is a chance to make history!!! There are NO AFRICAN AMERICAN MAJORITY … Continue reading Kaepernick Wants To Own The Panthers With Diddy