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Atlanta Rapper Young Thug Posts Image of Himself Dressed In Drag

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Reported by Barry Burch Jr. An upcoming rapper from Atlanta has been turning heads and raising eye brows with a recent picture he released on his Instagram page.  The rapper is Young Thug, and the picture shows the 21-year-old fully dressed in some sort of skirt ensemble. After Frank Ocean became the first African-American music artist to announce his love for a person of the same-sëx in 2012, it seems…

13 Amazing black celebrities who truly love black people

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It’s easy to call out a celebrity for doing nothing for the black community, but what about those who are doing great things?  We asked some readers to tell us which black celebrities are doing the most for the black community.  The list is below and you can tell us what you think: 1) Jamie Foxx – Jamie’s activism has been astonishing.  He not only stood up for the family…

Lamar Odom Gets Divorce Papers And Moves To Spain

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert Is there Life after Khloe Kardashian?…apparently so for the former Los Angeles Lakers star, Lamar Odom. He arrived in Spain to prepare for his upcoming season with Laboral Kutxa, a professional basketball team representing the Basque city of Vitoria-Gasteiz. A spokesperson for Laboral Kutxa told UsMagazine.com that Odom, 34, has been signed for two months with an option to extend to the end of the season. Odom…

No Mothers Allowed? The Combs Family Release Their Christmas Card

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By Barry Burch Jr. “Take that, take that.” The camera person must have heard a lot of that as he snapped pictures of P. Diddy with his family. The surprise really came at the end most likely, when P. Diddy asked if a remix would be possible. The Combs family looks to be living large and most importantly happy, according to their adorable Christmas card. Along with a comment, Diddy…

Top That Rihanna: Beyonce Bagging Over $1.8 Million Every Time She Hits the Stage

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Reported By: Britt L Mrs. Carter is a full blown mogul now. According to the Hollywood Reporter,  32-year-old Beyonce has grossed more than $100 million in sales since the debut of her tour in April. The tour will end in December with Beyonce completing at least 107 shows and selling more than 883,000 tickets at 59 performances around the globe. Because of the great peaks Beyonce has climbed, her tour…

Jay-Z Makes a Big Barneys Announcement: Is He For Real or Just Playing More Games?

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by Dr. Boyce Watkins The rapper Jay-Z has been under fire recently for agreeing to partner with Barneys, a high-end New York department store that has been accused of racially profiling African Americans.  It appears that due to new policies implemented in the store, its clerks have a hard time believing that a black person would have the money to buy a $600 belt.  A better question might be “why…

Harlem Pastors Rising Up to Dethrone Al Sharpton; Say He No Longer Represents the People

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A group of pastors in New York city have decided to make it their mission to undermine the growing political power of Rev. Al Sharpton.   Sharpton has gained national prominence and a stronger mainstream presence during the last five years since the election of President Barack Obama.  Critics claim that Sharpton has used his power for personal gain, fame and fortune and left behind the interests of black people in…

Tupac Shakur Biopic On the Move:  Shooting Starts Next Year in Atlanta

Tupac Shakur Biopic On the Move: Shooting Starts Next Year in Atlanta

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We all know that Tupac Shakur is considered one of the greatest hip-hop artists of all time.  Of course that means that someone is going to have to make a movie about his life.  At least this project has the approval of his mother and his family is going to get some of the proceeds. Morgan Creek Productions and Emmet Furla Films have announced that the movie is going to…

Kevin Hart Starts New Movie: “The Wedding Ringer” – Is He the Real King of Comedy?

Kevin Hart Starts New Movie: “The Wedding Ringer” – Is He the Real King of Comedy?

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As the current king of comedy, Kevin Hart is getting a lot of great opportunities.  How long his run lasts will really depend on whether or not his films continue to succeed at the box office.  The funny thing though is that no one seems to know how Hart suddenly rose to become allegedly the biggest comedian in America.  It almost seemed as though he rose to the top miraculously,…

School Funded by Will and Jada Scheduled to Close

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By Staff Blogger There are numerous reports emerging from Calabasas, California that a private school that was heavily funded by Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith  is now closing its doors.  The New Village Leadership Academy, which opened in 2008, was touted as a premiere school that catered to many of Hollywood’s affluent parents. Recently, a different story started to emerge. Some speculate that the school’s closing was linked to parents’ concerns…

Kanye West 120 dollar white tee sells out

Foolish: $120 White Tee Designed by Kanye West Sells Out

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Reported by Malcolm Morrow Kanye West may have found a new hustle to pay for the recent (felony) attempted robbery charge: Slangin’ t-shirts. West’s newly announced clothing line with French fashion design company A.P.C. has hit store shelves and is selling quite well. One particular item that caught the attention of the media was a plain white t-shirt, described as a “Hip Hop T-Shirt,” that was retailing for the exorbitant…

The Oprah Winfrey Network Has Made History With Its Best Quarter Ever

The Oprah Winfrey Network Has Made History With Its Best Quarter Ever

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By: Madam Prezident Oprah Winfrey is a global icon. A friend and I had a conversation about Oprah’s move transition to the Oprah Winfrey Network.  He said, “Oprah’s rich, but this Network is coming out of her money, not anyone elses-so this network needs to be a hit for her.” I didn’t agree or disagree with him. However, I know that this Network for Oprah is just as important as…

Dr. Boyce:  TI, Snoop and BET Discuss Gun Violence, but Are They Serious?

Dr. Boyce: TI, Snoop and BET Discuss Gun Violence, but Are They Serious?

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by Dr. Boyce Watkins One thing that always bothered me about church are those who preach one thing and do another.  It’s all too acceptable for the pastor to drop the name of Jesus to his fifth extramarital baby’s mama, or for a woman to leave her bible in the car while she’s twerking it up at the club. Don’t get me wrong, everyone has some kind of gap between…

Jada Pinkett Smith Was Floored by the Angela Davis Documentary

Jada Pinkett Smith Was Floored by the Angela Davis Documentary

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Jada Pinkett Smith came away inspired after seeing the documentary about the life of Angela Davis, a black freedom fighter who is now a professor.  Smith says that she learned a great deal from the documentary,“Free Angela Davis and Other Political Prisoners.” Pinkett Smith and her husband Will created Overbrook Entertainment, which is now in the business of making good films.   They are using the platform to help bring…

Michelle Obama Named the “Fourth Most Powerful Woman in the World”

Michelle Obama Named the “Fourth Most Powerful Woman in the World”

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She’s brilliant, popular and powerful, so she’s a natural choice.   Michelle Obama was just selected as the fourth most powerful woman on the planet, according to Forbes.  Her husband is #1, which gives this power couple something that even Jay-Z and Beyonce can’t touch.   The leader on the list was German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The top 100 women are ranked based on their wealth, media presence and influence….