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Breaking: Atlanta Community Leaders and Families of Slain Victims of Police Killings Plan 24 Hour Protest Outside Atlanta Courthouse

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Atlanta Community Leaders and Families of Slain Victims of Police Killings Plan 24 Hour Protest Outside Atlanta Courthouse

On today, Tuesday, August 30, 2016, at 7:30p.m., community and legal organizations will be launching the peaceful demonstration “Up All Night for Justice: 24 hours of Unity, Education, and Protest for Legal & Social Justice” at the Fulton County Courthouse located at 185 Central Avenue, Atlanta, Ga. Community. The organizations will be demanding the indictment […]

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New Music Alert: YMTK – “No Rest (West Coast)” feat. Iamsu!

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: YMTK – “No Rest (West Coast)” feat. Iamsu!

  Bay Area, CA rapper ymtk, joins forces with Iamsu! for his new track titled “No Rest (West Coast).” The song it taken from YMTK’s upcoming project, All The Right Places. The rising star has already built up quite a buzz and has featured on national outlets such as MTV, VH1, Hot 97 and Mass […]

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Free At Last: Black Lives Matter Activist #Deray McKesson Released from Baton Rouge Jail

| July 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
Free At Last: Black Lives Matter Activist #Deray McKesson Released from Baton Rouge Jail

Less than 24 hours after being arrested by Baton Rouge police, Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKesson was released from a local jail for allegedly walking in the roadway which many believe he was targeted for his activism. He was taken into custody while walking along the side of the Airline Highway with fellow protesters […]

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Shocking Footage of Bronx Man Accused of Killing Attempted Rape Suspect (Warning: Graphic)

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Shocking Footage of Bronx Man Accused of Killing Attempted Rape Suspect (Warning: Graphic)

NYPD has charged Mamadou Diallo with assault for killing the man who tried to rape his wife. On Monday, Diallo received a call from his frantic wife telling him that a man had broke into apartment and attempted to rape her. The deceased man identified as Earl Nash allegedly assaulted Diallo’s wife and sister-in-law before […]

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New Video Alert: Benny Cassette Drops Behind the Scenes

| May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Video Alert: Benny Cassette Drops Behind the Scenes

Having worked with John Legend, Miguel and Kanye West, producer and multimedia composer extraordinaire, Benny Cassette takes us behind the scenes for a day in the life of his work. From the dope studio sessions to understanding the pulse of the streets in LA, Benny is all the Hip-Hop embodies. “People always put me in […]

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Breaking: NY Judge Says Cop Who Killed Akai Gurley Gets No Jail Time

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Breaking: NY Judge Says Cop Who Killed Akai Gurley Gets No Jail Time

Even though a Brooklyn jury found former cop Peter Liang guilty of  2nd degree manslaughter in the killing death of Akai Gurley, a judge has sided with the recommendation of Brooklyn DA Kenneth Thompson that the former cop should get no jail time at all. Akai Gurley was shot when Liang and his partner was […]

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Dr. Boyce Watkins Thoughts on Bobby Shmurda; Case Update

| December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Dr. Boyce Watkins Thoughts on Bobby Shmurda; Case Update

Excerpt from the caption of Dr. Boyce Watkin, author and social commentator: “In this video, I want to discuss the recent arrest of rapper Bobby Shmurda, aka Ackquille Jean Pollard. Bobby spends most of his time rapping about carrying guns and killing other black men. So, should we be surprised that he’s now facing serious […]

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Rapper Webbie Demands Justice for Mike Brown, Rolling With New Black Panther Party for Scheduled October Rally

| October 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
Rapper Webbie Demands Justice for Mike Brown, Rolling With New Black Panther Party for Scheduled October Rally

It has been close to three months since Mike Brown, a Ferguson, Missouri teen was slain at the hands of Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson and one rapper in particular has joined the ranks of the New Black Panther Party to bring more awareness to what some have viewed as a case of police brutality […]

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Breaking: Judge Rescinds His New Trial Decision for Man Who Killed Rapper Slim Dunkin “I Signed The Wrong Order” (Yikes!)

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment
Breaking: Judge Rescinds His New Trial Decision for Man Who Killed Rapper Slim Dunkin “I Signed The Wrong Order” (Yikes!)

Reporting by: Dennis Byron UPDATE: In a very surprising turn of events, the judge who presided over the trial of former rapper Yung Vito has made an about-face decision and has rescinded his earlier order granting the rapper a new trial in the death of Mario Hamilton known in the rap community as Slim Dunkin. […]

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Breaking: Texas Executes Willie Trottie for Killing His Ex-Wife and Her Brother

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Texas Executes Willie Trottie for Killing His Ex-Wife and Her Brother

Reported by Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) – A man convicted of gunning down his former common-law wife and her brother more than two decades ago in Houston was put to death by lethal injection Wednesday evening. Willie Trottie’s execution was carried out about 90 minutes after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his last-day appeals. […]

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[New Music Alert] Lil Kim “No Flex Zone” Remix

| August 27, 2014 | 15 Comments
[New Music Alert] Lil Kim “No Flex Zone” Remix

Following her remix to Beyonce’s “Flawless”, Lil Kim comes back with a remix to Rae Sremmurd’s “No Flex Zone.” Rapping over the production, Kimmy flexes on track claiming that she has always been a trendsetter and is still killing the competition. “I don’t set trip, I set trends / Pull up in a 2020 Benz,” […]

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Dee-1 Speaks on Michael Brown Shooting in Ferguson, MO [New Video Alert]

Dee-1 Speaks on Michael Brown Shooting in Ferguson, MO [New Video Alert]

New Orleans MC Dee-1 just released a viral open letter addressing the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and also addressed Black-on-Black crime as well as artists talking constantly about killing their own in their music and now have the gall to now want to speak out against police brutality when they obviously don’t […]

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P Diddy Calls Out President Obama in A Passionate Plea: “Get on A Plane To Ferguson, These Are Your People Too”

| August 20, 2014 | 12 Comments
P Diddy Calls Out President Obama in A Passionate Plea: “Get on A Plane To Ferguson, These Are Your People Too”

One of the richest and most influential men in hip hop has decided to use his social media clout to make a passionate plea to the President of the United States last night. Sean “Puffy” Combs recorded a video via instagram asking President Obama to come to Ferguson, Missouri to meet with the people on […]

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[Breaking] Eldorado Red Murder Trial Begins With Powerful Opening Statements and Tearful Testimony

| August 13, 2014 | 5 Comments
[Breaking] Eldorado Red Murder Trial Begins With Powerful Opening Statements and Tearful Testimony

Reporting by: Dennis Byron After almost two years of pre-trial motions, the trial of some of Gary Bradford aka Eldorado Red charged with the execution-style murder of rising rap star Lil Phat began on Thursday in Atlanta, Georgia’s Fulton County Superior court.Bradford is alleged to have been the mastermind behind the killing of Melvin Vernell, […]

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Broadway Stars Gather In Times Square To Send A Message About Police Violence & Eric Garner!

| August 3, 2014 | 3 Comments
Broadway Stars Gather In Times Square To Send A Message About Police Violence & Eric Garner!

Broadway stars, directors, producers, musicians, choreographers, designers and technicians from some of the most prominent productions gathered in front of the police station in Times Square on Tuesday. They wanted to send a message about police violence and the killing of Eric Garner. In the YouTube video 100 people wearing black T-shirts harmonized in a […]

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Rick Ross in Fear of His Life and Leaves Hot 107.5 Summer Jamz

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Rick Ross in Fear of His Life and Leaves Hot 107.5 Summer Jamz

Seems like Rick Ross isn’t as War Ready as he says he is. Originally scheduled to perform Saturday night at Detroit radio station Hot 107.5 FM’s Summer Jamz 17, the Miami rapper made a last minute cancellation after he was threatened by a 100 person mob standing outside of the event’s venue. Earlier this year, Detroit rap […]

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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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Breaking News: Former Russian Mafia Boss Mani Chulpayev Denied Bond in the Killing of Rapper Lil Phat

| March 13, 2014 | 1 Comment
Breaking News: Former Russian Mafia Boss Mani Chulpayev Denied Bond in the Killing of Rapper Lil Phat

Reporting by: Dennis Byron Moments ago, the judge presiding over the upcoming trial of Mani Chulpayev has just denied him a bond for the alleged accessory to murder of aspiring Trill Entertainment rapper Melvin Vernell III professionally known in the hip hop world as Lil Phat. According to court documents, Mani Chulpayev is accused of […]

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Exclusive Coverage: Judge Considers Granting Accessory to Murder Suspect A Bond in the Killing of Rapper Lil Phat

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Exclusive Coverage: Judge Considers Granting Accessory to Murder Suspect A Bond in the Killing of Rapper Lil Phat

Atlanta (Fulton County) – Reported by: Dennis Byron The former Russian mobster, Mani Chulpayev was back in court on Tuesday before Judge Craig Schwall to address the defendant’s motion for reconsideration of bond for the alleged accessory to murder of rapper Melvin Vernell III professionally known as Lil Phat.  Defense Attorney, Tanya Miller delivered a compelling set […]

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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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Afraid of us, We Should Be Afraid of You…The Jordan Davis Murder

| February 19, 2014 | 1 Comment
Afraid of us, We Should Be Afraid of You…The Jordan Davis Murder

Listen Up “Afraid & Armed” Prejudice Men The adjective ‘sick’ is barely enough to describe my emotions as images of wailing mothers, like those of slain youth Trayvon and Jordan, grasp each others weak arms – both aching in pain of losing a child to senseless murder. I’m at such a grotesque level in my own spirit, at […]

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Throwback Thursday: Missy Elliott & Da Brat “Sock It 2 Me”

| December 19, 2013 | 1 Comment
Throwback Thursday: Missy Elliott & Da Brat “Sock It 2 Me”

Today for Throwback Thursday we take it back to Missy Elliott and Da Brat’s video for “Sock it 2 Me”. With her innovative concepts and unique style, Missy Elliott was killing all of her competition in the late 90’s. This track peaked at number 12 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. “Sock It 2 Me” […]

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Rapper G. Dep On Confessing To Murder ‘I’d Do It Again’ [Video]

| September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Rapper G. Dep On Confessing To Murder ‘I’d Do It Again’ [Video]

Rapper G. Dep did an exclusive interview with ABC news Rapper G. Dep, real name Trevell Coleman, was on his way to a promising music career, under the Bad Boys label, before his life changed. The Harlem rapper ended up being the prime suspect in a murder, at the age of 39, that landed him […]

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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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Shellie Zimmerman Won’t Be Standing By Her Killer Husband George Zimmerman For Too Much Longer

| August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
Shellie Zimmerman Won’t Be Standing By Her Killer Husband George Zimmerman For Too Much Longer

Shellie Zimmerman, the woman who is married to acquitted killer George Zimmerman is now speaking out after accepting a misdemeanor conviction for perjury just days ago. The woman who sat quiet in a Sanford, Florida courtroom during her husband’s murder trial for killing 17-year old Trayvon Martin is shedding more light on who George Zimmerman […]

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Outrageous! Cleveland Cops Blasted for Shooting Unarmed Couple 137 Times

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Outrageous! Cleveland Cops Blasted for Shooting Unarmed Couple 137 Times

Words by: John “Hennry” Harris 75 police officers in Cleveland, OH are finally going to be disciplined for firing more than 137 shots killing an unarmed couple November 29 of last year. An August 2nd report in the Cleveland Plain Dealer reveals that 19 of the 75 officers will reportedly face charges including engaging in a chase […]

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Live Coverage: Why is George Zimmerman’s Defense Team Hammering Potential Black Jurors During the Selection Process?

| June 13, 2013 | 1 Comment
Live Coverage: Why is George Zimmerman’s Defense Team Hammering Potential Black Jurors During the Selection Process?

A total of 20 potential jurors have been retained so far in the George Zimmerman trial, after 10 more were questioned Wednesday. Individual questioning will continue this morning. Jury selection in the 3rd day of  the murder trial for state of Florida v. George Zimmerman is about to go into the next phase with a […]

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Crazy! A Colorado Judge Has Accepted Dark Knight Murder Suspect Insanity Plea

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Crazy! A Colorado Judge Has Accepted Dark Knight Murder Suspect Insanity Plea

 A Colorado Judge Has Accepted “Dark Knight” Murder Suspect Insanity Plea A judge on Tuesday accepted Dark Knight murder suspect James Holmes’ plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, setting the stage for a lengthy mental evaluation of the Colorado theater-shooting suspect. The court clerk placed a written advisory of the ground rules of […]

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Lil Wayne Finally Apologizes For Insensitive Emmett Till Lyric After Commercial Endorsement Deals Are Jeopardized

Lil Wayne Finally Apologizes For Insensitive Emmett Till Lyric After Commercial Endorsement Deals Are Jeopardized

Lil Wayne Finally Apologizes For insensitive Emmett Till Lyric After Commercial Endorsement Deals Are Jeopardized I guess an apology is better late than never as Lil Wayne has officially released a statement apologizing for his remarks made about Emmett Till. As previously reported, the YMCMB rapper came under tremendous heat earlier this year for the […]

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Child Welfare Is On To 9-Year-Old Rapper Lil Poopy [Video]

| February 26, 2013 | 1 Comment
Child Welfare Is On To 9-Year-Old Rapper Lil Poopy [Video]

Child Welfare investigates 9-year-old rapper Lil Poopy. The streets are definitely talking, and now 9-year old rapper sensation Lil Poopy is under investigation by the state of Massachusetts. The Boston Herald explained that authorities have filed a 51A for child abuse and/or neglect. The Herald talked with Luie Rivera, the father of Lil Poopy, and […]

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