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Breaking: Victim in Charlottesville Attack Being Charged with A Crime

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Victim in Charlottesville Attack Being Charged with A Crime

DeAndre Harris, a young Black man, 20 years old, was brutally beaten by six white supremacists during the Charlottesville attacks in August. He is now being charged with felony charges of “unlawful wounding” by an accuser who Charlottesville police have yet to identify. The accuser, who is believed to be a member of a white supremacist group, is […]

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Game Changer! Hillary Clinton Expected to Tap First Lady Michelle Obama as her VP

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Game Changer! Hillary Clinton Expected to Tap First Lady Michelle Obama as her VP

In a move that will almost guarantee a presidential win for Hillary Clinton, inside sources have told us that Clinton will announce in the days to come that Michelle Obama will be joining her campaign as her pick for vice-president of the United States. This would be an historic move on many levels, one being […]

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United Shades of America Exclusive Screening

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
United Shades of America Exclusive Screening

This week, CNN hosted an exclusive Atlanta screening of the second episode of “United Shades of America” with W. Kamau Bell, which airs Sunday at 10 pm ET. Titled, “Behind the Walls,” the episode reveals how the amount of prisoners incarcerated in the United States continues to rise at an alarming rate, and what sometimes […]

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Coming to America

| April 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Coming to America

Its not everyday HHE gets a sit down with Royalty, but when we did, it was only natural of us to ask music related questions. While in Atlanta to host an African Art Gala Fundraiser event for her charity Empower54, Princess Modupe Ozolua of the Benin Kingdom, Nigeria shares with HHE her music track list, […]

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Bounce TV Reveals Their Movie Line-Up for Black History Month

| February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Bounce TV Reveals Their Movie Line-Up for Black History Month

Bounce TV, the first-and-only over-the-air broadcast television network for African-Americans, will honor Black History Month throughout February with a line-up of critically acclaimed and award-winning motion pictures, all with historical significance and relevance. The movies will be seen at assorted dates/times throughout the month, visit BounceTV.com for complete schedule. Highlights of Bounce TV’s Black History […]

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Self-Hating or Nah? Peggy Hubbard Calls Out #BlackLivesMatter For Protesters

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Self-Hating or Nah? Peggy Hubbard Calls Out #BlackLivesMatter For Protesters

Over the weekend, Peggy Hubbard became a viral sensation after she released her rant against #BlackLivesMatter movement. In the video, she spoke about protesters who marched for 18-year-old Mansur Ball-Bey, who was recently shot by St. Louis police on Wednesday, August 19th. Hubbard’s biggest frustration was when the #BlackLivesMatter protesters were not paying attention to […]

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Nas Speaks On America ‘Selling A False Dream’

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Nas Speaks On America ‘Selling A False Dream’

Nas is one of the best rappers of all time and simultaneously been a major voice for political issues with in the community. He always can spark dialogue, showed up to the Grammy’s with a shirt on that said nigger for goodness sake. The Queens emcee has taken to the budding platform of Instagram to […]

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(New Music Alert) Joyner Lucas Takes Aim At Systemic Racism On “Dear America (Don’t Shoot)

| August 22, 2014 | 16 Comments
(New Music Alert) Joyner Lucas Takes Aim At Systemic Racism On “Dear America (Don’t Shoot)

Using his gift for lyrics, Joyner Lucas took to the studio this week to unburden himself of the growing rage that we as Americans share as we witness events emanating from Mike Brown’s tragic murder. Unfortunately, there is little about these incidents that is new to anyone with eyes and Joyner uses that fact as […]

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Exclusive: Snoop Dogg to Headline Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Exclusive: Snoop Dogg to Headline Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV – August 12, 2014 – Guaranteed to be one of the biggest weekends in running this year, pop-culture icon Snoop Dogg will headline the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Festival in Las Vegas on November 14-16, 2014. The global superstar will perform on Sunday during the pre-race concert at 3:00pm, prior to the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon & ½ Marathon […]

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[New Video Alert] Michelle Obama Calls Upon Ashanti For Partnership For Healthier America Campaign – “Just Believe”

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
[New Video Alert] Michelle Obama Calls Upon Ashanti For Partnership For Healthier America Campaign – “Just Believe”

Princess of Rhythm and Blues Ashanti premiered her Eif Rivera-directed video, “Just Believe”, worldwide on Entertainment Tonight. “Just Believe” serves as part of the First Lady Michelle Obama’s Hip Hop Public Health and non-profit organization Partnership for a Healthier America campaign. Michelle’s project are part of a bigger campaign, Barack Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign which […]

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Kobe Bryant and Nipsey Hussle Joins Trayvon Martin Family in Peaceful Rally in Crenshaw

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
Kobe Bryant and Nipsey Hussle Joins Trayvon Martin Family in Peaceful Rally in Crenshaw

This time last year, the faces of millions displayed a look of bewilderment and disbelief as George Zimmerman was acquitted of all charges in the Trayvon Martin case. Since then, he has been in the media for scandalous things that surely didn’t add to his credibility.  The case has since closed, but many people are […]

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Moguldom Studios Releases “The Swirl” in Groundbreaking Docutainment Series

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Moguldom Studios Releases “The Swirl” in Groundbreaking Docutainment Series

Moguldom Studios is kicking off the summer with a thought-provoking and groundbreaking series of documentaries. Moguldom Studios is a film company that works to bring light to timely and unforgettable stories about the African American experience. The company gained wide recognition after the release of “A Genius Leaves the Hood: The Unauthorized Story of Jay-Z” […]

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du Pont Heir Sentenced To Only 3-Years Probation For Raping His 3-Month Old Daughter

du Pont Heir Sentenced To Only 3-Years Probation For Raping His 3-Month Old Daughter

Who says money and race don’t matter in The United States of America?  In the latest case of class and color privilege, a Delaware judge sentenced Robert H. Richards IV, a wealthy du Point heir, to probation for raping his 3-year-old daughter.  Her reasoning… He would “not fare well” in prison.  I’m pretty sure 99% […]

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A False Depiction of The African-American Male in America by Derrick Jaxn

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
A False Depiction of The African-American Male in America by Derrick Jaxn

“Black men need to pull up their pants.” “Black men need to stop Black on Black crime.” “Black men need to get up and get a job.” -Sincerely, America Words by Derrick Jaxn It’s no secret that Black men have opportunities for improvement. Not only is it shoved down our throat by society, but some […]

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Dr. Michael Eric Dyson Interviews Nas At Georgetown [Video]

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson Interviews Nas At Georgetown [Video]

As Nas celebrates the 20th anniversary of his classic debut Illmatic, the Queensbridge MC paid a visit to Georgetown University and had a thought provoking discussion with Dr. Michael Eric Dyson.  The two discussed the state of Hip-hop and Black America  as well as Nasir’s impact on the culture and society. Dyson also discussed his […]

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Special Event in New York Honoring the 2nd Anniversary Death of Trayvon Martin

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
Special Event in New York Honoring the 2nd Anniversary Death of Trayvon Martin

Today, Wednesday, February 26, 2014, is the two-year anniversary of Trayvon Martin unjust and untimely death, and in honor of it a unique travelling exhibition has been developed beginning a three-month tour of New York City that starts TODAY, February 26th, at Stratosphere Studios in Brooklyn. 17: The Revolution Will Be Visualized, a collection of 17 new pieces of contemporary […]

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Diddy’s Baby Mama and Celebrity Stylist Misa Hylton-Brim House Facing Foreclosure

| February 17, 2014 | 1 Comment
Diddy’s Baby Mama and Celebrity Stylist Misa Hylton-Brim House Facing Foreclosure

Celebrity stylist Misa-Hylton-Brim is about to be homeless unless Diddy someone cuts a large check to Bank of America really quick. Legal documents were recently filed in a New York State civil court asking a judge to rule in the bank’s favor and issue a foreclosure order on the home her celebrity ex-boyfriend Sean “P […]

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Singer India Arie Puts #Grammys on Notice for Their Perceived Discriminatory Ways

| January 29, 2014 | 3 Comments
Singer India Arie Puts #Grammys on Notice for Their Perceived Discriminatory Ways

India Arie has never been one to bite her tongue if she felt that there was a wrong that needed to be addressed and after she watched the Grammy Awards like many Americans, she felt the need to voice her opinion about what she classified as unfair representation of black performers and winners at an […]

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Kanye West’s “Yeezus” Is Now Certified Platinum

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Kanye West’s “Yeezus” Is Now Certified Platinum

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) announced via Twitter yesterday that Kanye West’s Yeezus album has officially reached platinum status. Yeezus was released in June 2013 as the rappers seventh studio project. West gathered various artist and close collaborators  for work and production on this album. Yeezus featured an array of music heavyweights including […]

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Breaking: Bank Thieves Cop Plea to Skimming Operation of ATM Machines

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Bank Thieves Cop Plea to Skimming Operation of ATM Machines

ATLANTA – Stoyno Filtshev, Plamen Atanasov, Nedyalko Palazov, and WB Wohrman have pleaded guilty in a case involving a scheme to steal the bank debit card numbers and passwords of over 4,700 individuals through the use of a skimming device the defendants connected to ATMs in the metro Atlanta area. “Victims in this case were […]

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Rihanna Ends Diamonds World Tour With A Victory Twerk

| November 18, 2013 | 1 Comment
Rihanna Ends Diamonds World Tour With A Victory Twerk

Wrapping up her 8 month Diamonds World Tour, Rihanna performed her last show in New Orleans. After the show, the singer celebrated with her mother, brother and grandfather with a dance along with a bottle of champagne. She later joined her friend Melissa Forde in a full twerk session with T-Pain’s “Up Down (Do This […]

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Jay Z’s “Made In America” Documentary Set To Release In Theatres 2014

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
Jay Z’s “Made In America” Documentary Set To Release In Theatres 2014

Jay Z’s latest endeavor was his musical documentary based on his annual music festival Made In America which was held in Philadelphia. The Ron Howard-directed film follows the hip-hop mogul as his puts together the two-day music festival. With Phase 4 Films holding the  North American rights to the film, the cinema release is set […]

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The Next 48 Hours With Nelly Part 2

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Next 48 Hours With Nelly Part 2

Get up close and personal with rapper Nelly during the album release week of his seventh studio album, “M.O.” During this hectic week for Nelly, 48 Hours documents the whole process of him promoting his new project as he travels throughout Connecticut and New York. The short film gives you a glimpse in the life […]

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NEW MUSIC ALERT: Mark Battles Drops New Song & Video Feat. French Montana & Curren$y

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
NEW MUSIC ALERT: Mark Battles Drops New Song & Video Feat. French Montana & Curren$y

Celebrating Two-fer Thursday at Fly America and Indianapolis, MC Mark Battles drops his new single “Can’t Stand Us” ft.French Montana and Derek Luh along with his new visual for “My Shoes” featuring New Orleans own Curren$y. Mark Battles debuted both on Vibe.com today.  For now Battles upcoming project is untitled but it features both “My Shoes” […]

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New Must See Film: “A New Paradigm For Black America – Brooklyn”

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
New Must See Film: “A New Paradigm For Black America – Brooklyn”

Words by Alyson Robinson Today promises to be a great day for Black America. These are the sentiments of organizers of the event, A New Paradigm ForBlack America- Brooklyn, at the Medgar Evers College,Brooklyn, N.Y., which will be held today. Some of the sharpest minds in Black America will “converge to present concrete, directly implementable ideas […]

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Pastor Charged After ‘Burn A Quran Day’ Attempts

| September 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Pastor Charged After ‘Burn A Quran Day’ Attempts

Words by Alyson Robinson Florida pastor, Terry Jones, was arrested yesterday while on his mission to do his part to cleanse America of Qurans. Jones drove to the park to light 3,000 Qurans to protest symbolically on the anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Jones, a pastor of a small evangelical church in Gainesville, Florida, was arrested on […]

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Russia President Vladimir Putin Pens Letter to the American People (Give Diplomacy A Chance)

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Russia President Vladimir Putin Pens Letter to the American People (Give Diplomacy A Chance)

MOSCOW — RECENT events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political leaders. It is important to do so at a time of insufficient communication between our societies. Relations between us have passed through different stages. We stood against each other during the cold war. But we were […]

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America Dolefully Reflects On September 11th Terrorist Attack 12 Year Anniversary

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
America Dolefully Reflects On September 11th Terrorist Attack 12 Year Anniversary

Words by Alyson Robinson September 11th, a date that brings back sobering memories and emotions about the worst terrorist attack in United States history.  On this day 12 years ago, 2,977 were killed. Today we remember that day amongst talks about military action against Syria looming in the background. In New York, it has become a tradition […]

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CFDA Organization Claims Black Models Are Being Discriminated Against on the Runway at New York Fashion Week

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
CFDA Organization Claims Black Models Are Being Discriminated Against on the Runway at New York Fashion Week

Words by Alyson Robinson Last week The Hip Hop Enquirer reported about the 22 designers to take part in New York Fashion Week. This week, as fashion week prepares to complete its last catwalk steps, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), headed by Diane von Furstenberg, is preparing for talks with Bethann Hardison and The Diversity Coalition’s […]

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Breaking: Something Kinky is Coming to Atlanta!

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Something Kinky is Coming to Atlanta!

Four Time NAACP Award Winning Stage Play, TREY ANTHONY’S ‘DA KINK IN MY HAIR, will debut at Cobb Energy Centre, starring 2-time Grammy Award winning R&B artist, MELANIE FIONA, R&B Divas ANGIE STONE and Actress TERRI J VAUGHN, September 6 – 8, 2013. HipHopEnquirer.com has partnered with ‘da Kink to giveaway 4 pairs of tickets […]

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