Kanye West Rumored To Host Next Year’s VMA’s


By : Naturally Triece Okay, so I’m still trying to figure out if this is true or not. Reportedly the MTV execs are seeking out Kanye West to host next year’s MTV Video Music Awards and it’s just really hard to know what to expect. Will it just be a Yeezus concert? Or will other performers actually be there to perform? Will he go by a script or will he…

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Why Did The Residents Of Compton Have To Leave Compton To See ‘Straight Outta Compton’


By Robert Stitt The movie Straight Outta Compton was tops at the box office in its opening weekend knocking Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation from the top spot. Mega-site Rotten Tomatoes rates it 89 percent on the Tomatometer with 96 percent of the audience saying they liked it. The film not only gave diversity to the offerings at theaters across America but was a “win” for black actors and filmmakers. Strangely,…

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Lil Wayne and Bow Wow Are Among Some Deadbeat Celebrities


By Robert Stitt When you use somebody’s fireworks you have to pay for them. Don’t we all teach this to our children? That’s right, you would think that some things would go without saying. Apparently not if your name is Lil Wayne, Mr. Carter, Weezy F. Baby, or whatever you’re being called that day. Bossip reports that Pyrotek Special Effects had sued Lil Wayne in U.S. District Court for failing…

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Dr. Dre Comes Out About His Past Encounter With TV Host Dee Barnes


By James A. Merritt While Hip Hop has been the most popular, influential, and profitable genre over the last 30 years, it is not without it’s critics. For years women have argued that rap music is succeeding at the expense of it’s most precious commodity, the Black woman. Unfortunately, misogyny, is still a staple of the genre. The release of the highly anticipated movie “Straight Out of Compton” is reminding…

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Why Isn’t Gay Rapper Milan Christopher Welcomed By Some Cast Members on Love and Hip Hop Hollywood


By Robert Stitt Although their words are not always family-friendly, several prominent rappers have had some friendly messages about the LGBT lifestyle. However, rappers such as Soulja Boy, are not too thrilled by the producers of “Love and Hip Hop Hollywood” for casting openly gay rapper Milan Christopher. As a result, TMZ reports that Christopher is being openly shunned. Along with Soulja Boy, Ray J, Omarion and Mally Mall are…

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Drake Diss May Lead to Hip Hop Evolution


By Shanieka Stanton In a Huffington Post article entitled “I Just Can’t Get Down With Hip Hop Anymore,” award-winning multimedia journalist Ernest Owens shared the incense of many original Hip Hop fans who have given up on the culture, thriving instead off of nostalgic Hip Hop hits of the past to commemorate a time when Hip Hop was true. “I think 2015 is officially the year we can all agree…

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Creator of Black-ish, Kenya Barris Set To Do Film On 1970’s Sitcom “Good Times”


By James A. Merritt Black writers have always put their stamp on Hollywood even though they haven’t always gotten the credit they deserved. Some of the biggest hits in television and movie history had their start from Black writers. One such writer is Kenya Barris. Barris, creator of the hit series Black-ish on ABC, is one of the few writer’s who’s getting credit for his tremendous work. His list of…

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3 More Women Come Out And Accuse Bill Cosby Of Misconduct


By James A. Merritt As the old adage goes, “when it rains, it pours.” For Bill Cosby, right now it’s pouring. The world renown comedian and entertainer, and beloved creator of The Cosby Show has been hit with more allegations of sexual assault. Recently, 35 women appeared on the cover of New York Magazine to tell their stories of being assaulted by Bill Cosby. On Wednesday, three more women came…

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Next Friday Set to Bring Ice Cube Box Office Millions Again


By Shanieka Stanton History is repeating itself in more ways than one for rapper O’Shea Jackson, better known as Ice Cube. Jackson is expected to generate box office millions surpassing those of culture classic “Next Friday,” with the movie release of N.W.A’s “Straight Outta Compton,” in which Jackson’s son O’Shea Jackson Jr. will debut as his father on film. The groups 1988 hit ‘F—ck the Police’ has once again become…

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RHOA Welcomes Back Sheree Whitfield


By Andre Jones After seven seasons on the hit Bravo reality show Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA), NeNe Leakes, the show’s clear star power, has decided not to return for an eighth season. In her place, Bravo has brought back former RHOA personalities Sheree Whitfield and Marlo Hampton. Whitfield, former wife of NFL player and Atlanta Falcon Bob Whitfield, has a new contract with the Bravo network to return for…

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Bobby Brown Wrestling With Guilt Over His Daughter’s Death


By Andre Jones Bobby Brown, father of recently deceased Bobbi Kristina Brown, has been expressing deep feelings of guilt over her death. “I should have made her go to rehab and become her guardian – just like Britney Spears’ father did to save her,” Brown confided to U.K.’s Daily Mail. Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late superstar Whitney Houston, was found unresponsive in her bathtub on January 31st. After being…

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Members of Hip Hop Group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony Discuss How Their Relationship With God Influenced Them


Reported by Liku Zelleke Hip hop group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony have been at the fore of the music world for over twenty years. They have established themselves in their genre and have even helped with redefining the art itself with their unique musical work. Last week, the group’s members Krayzie Bone, Wish Bone and Flesh-N-Bone had a sit down with Huffpost Live and talked about how their religious belief was integral…

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Sherri Shepherd Thinks Khloe Kardashian’s Butt is Fake, Fans Attack


Sherri Shepherd apparently wants a new backside, but specifically, she wants one just like Kim Kardashian’s little sister, Khloe. On Wednesday, the former “The View” host posted on social media that she wants a new butt but says she continuously sees pictures of botched butt jobs done by “back alley persons.” She suggested that she needs to find out who assisted Khloe Kardashian’s with her butt job. “Ladies, stop going…

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Rapper Rick Ross put in jail for weed possession


The rapper Rick Ross is known for bragging about his excessive consumption of all drugs, legal or not.   It turns out that his love for marijuana may have caught up with him. The 39-year old hip-hop superstar was arrested this week for marijuana possession in Fayette County, Ga. According to police, Ross was pulled over for a tinted window violation, but this led to the discovery of the items in…

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Class does the Nae-Nae at Graduation and it’s Pretty Cool

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Graduation is a time for people to celebrate. Education is hard work and rewarding, and there are also times when it’s OK to let your hair down and just have some fun. That’s what this class is doing at their graduation, and it’s actually pretty cool.

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