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Breaking: CNN Throws DNC Chair Donna Brazile Under The Bus Because of Hacked Emails

| October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments
Breaking: CNN Throws DNC Chair Donna Brazile Under The Bus Because of Hacked Emails

Donna Brazile is by far one of the most respected political analysts of the 21st century and someone many have relied on to provide a thorough analysis of democratic candidates running for presidency for years. Why are 99% of the black contributors that worked for CNN are now gone? From TJ Holmes to Roland Martin, […]

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Blunt Rap: Where Is Hip-Hop In The Cannabis Industry (Video)

| October 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Blunt Rap: Where Is Hip-Hop In The Cannabis Industry (Video)

  I feel blessed to say I’m a child of hip-hop. Not to date myself, but I’ve seen hip-hop grow up in front of my own eyes. From the days when the likes of my father would frown their face at first at the sound of what they would call, “the rap music,” to watching […]

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Interview: T’Juan aka The Wiz Kid Just Might Be “The New Kanye”

| October 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
Interview: T’Juan aka The Wiz Kid Just Might Be “The New Kanye”

We recently caught up with Jacksonville recording artist T’Juan aka “The Mystery Kid,” at a listening session in Atlanta’s Soul Asylum Recording studios where we spoke about his controversial yet released EP entitled “The New Kanye.” We receive countless invites to check out new artists but it was something about the label’s pitch that made […]

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Ponce DeLeioun Drops Brand New Banger “Texas Guest list”

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ponce DeLeioun  Drops Brand New Banger “Texas Guest list”

/> Ponce De’leioun just wrapped up his tour with The Migos where he rocked stages all across the United States. Ponce has been promoted by Chris Brown , Swisher Sweets and is a radio interview favorite most recently appearing on Shade 45  where he discussed his rise to fame. Recently De’Leioun teamed up with producer Menace […]

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New Music Alert: Jay$ee – “Hit Me A Lick”

| August 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert:  Jay$ee –  “Hit Me A Lick”

It’s been a few months since Texas rapper Jay $ee hit the fans with new music, but this word flipping rapper is showing no signs of let up on his new release that’s likely to find its way on a host of blogs. After garnering posts on AllHipHop, Boi-1da, DirtyGloveBastard, TrapsNTrunks, MsRiverCity And DJ Scream’s […]

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Trinidad Mogulista Ameniki Opens Up About Being A Mompreneur & Turning Her Pain Into Profit

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
Trinidad Mogulista Ameniki Opens Up About Being A Mompreneur & Turning Her Pain Into Profit

  “My brand represents the underdog, the individuals who know that in their heart they were destined for greatness, but just need help getting there.”   Those are the words of a woman who introduced herself to me as an Entrepreneur Empowerment Powerhouse. And while looking over her creative resume, I now understand why. Ameniki, […]

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New Video Alert: Dimelo – “Feelin Me”

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Video Alert: Dimelo – “Feelin Me”

Fresh off the success off his last mixtape “Pooricans” Connecticut Hip Hop artist DIMELO is back with his first single & video for “Feelin Me” off his upcoming self titled EP “DIMELO” due out this summer. If the beat and hook sound familiar its because you have probably heard the sample from the classic song […]

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E-40 GOES GOLD!!!!! RIAA CERTIFIED for CHOICES! “YUP”

E-40 GOES GOLD!!!!! RIAA CERTIFIED for CHOICES! “YUP”

Nearly three decades into his illustrious career, Hip-Hop legend E-40 added another career milestone when the RIAA certified his 2015 single “Choices” as a Gold Record. The video for“Choices,” which has more than 19 million aggregate views on YouTube, demonstrates E-40’s nationwide influence, featuring more than 100 cameos, ranging from rappers like Kendrick Lamar, Ice […]

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Puff Puff Pass? Protestors Ask President Obama to Declassify Marijuana Law

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Puff Puff Pass? Protestors Ask President Obama to Declassify Marijuana Law

Pot smokers across the nation converged outside the White House to ask President Obama to remove marijuana from the list of Schedule 1 Controlled substances, which has such other drugs as heroin, PCP, and meth. If you were anywhere in the area during the protest, you were sure to catch a contact from the strong […]

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Floyd Mayweather Accused of Battery, Assault, and False Imprisonment by Amateur Boxers

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Floyd Mayweather Accused of Battery, Assault, and False Imprisonment by Amateur Boxers

The sons of former heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman have sued Floyd Mayweather Jr., Mayweather Promotions and Showtime in Clark County District Court regarding sparring sessions at Mayweather’s gym that were a part of the “All Access” series. Hasim Rahman Jr., 23, and Sharif Rahman, 18, sued for battery, tortious assault, false imprisonment, negligent hiring, training, […]

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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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Exclusive Coverage: Eldorado Red Sentenced To 25 Years in Prison for Conspiracy and Gang Activities, Co-Defendant Gets Life for Murder!

| September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment
Exclusive Coverage: Eldorado Red Sentenced To 25 Years in Prison for Conspiracy and Gang Activities, Co-Defendant Gets Life for Murder!

In a trial that lasted 28 days, has finally come to a conclusion and while there were no winners in the outcome of the State of Georgia v. Gary Bradford, Deandre Washington and Maurice Conner, the jury has finally reached a verdict. Deliberations lasted around 10 hours and when the verdict was returned, their decision was […]

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Breaking Trial Update: Prosecution and Defense in Eldorado Red Murder Trial Closing Argument Videos Released

| September 2, 2014 | 4 Comments
Breaking Trial Update: Prosecution and Defense in Eldorado Red Murder Trial Closing Argument Videos Released

Atlanta – September 2, 2014 Reporting by Dennis Byron On Wednesday, both prosecution and defense rested their case in the murder trial of Gary Bradford aka Eldorado Red, Deandre Washington aka Main Easy, and Maurice Conner aka Da Boi who are accused of the execution-style murder of Melvin Vernell, III who was professionally known as Lil […]

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[Exclusive Coverage] Local Atlanta Attorneys in Ferguson Serving as Legal Observers Release Video of Unlawful Arrest of National Lawyers Guild Attorney

| August 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
[Exclusive Coverage] Local Atlanta Attorneys in Ferguson Serving as Legal Observers Release Video of Unlawful Arrest of National Lawyers Guild Attorney

August 20, 2014 Atlanta, GA – Four local Atlanta attorneys in Ferguson, Missouri to act as legal observers for the ongoing protests involving the death of Michael Brown where one attorney videos the unlawful arrest of a National Lawyers Guild Attorney.  Activist Attorney Mawuli Mel Davis organized the trip to Ferguson in response to the National Conference of Black Lawyers request to lawyers from around the […]

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Breaking: Renisha McBride’s Killer Found Guilty, Faces Life Sentence

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Renisha McBride’s Killer Found Guilty, Faces Life Sentence

words by Nadia S. The family and supporters of 19 year old Renisha McBride can finally start to heal after hearing the guilty verdict in the murder trial of 55yr old Theodore Wafer. Wafer is on trial for November 2, 2013 shooting death of Renisha McBride in the quiet suburbia of Dearborn Heights in Detroit. […]

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Feature: Rapper Dee-1 Seeks New Path For Hip Hop Evolution

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Feature: Rapper Dee-1 Seeks New Path For Hip Hop Evolution

NOLA native, Rapper Dee-1, born David Augustine, Jr., has taken the hip hop game by storm. This well-educated rapper graduated from Louisiana State University in 2008 and proceeded to become a middle school math teacher over in a Baton Rouge. The rapper dabbled in a bit of rap here and there throughout his college years […]

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College Football Hall Of Fame Opening Date Announced

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
College Football Hall Of Fame Opening Date Announced

The College Football Hall of Fame opening date has been finally announced. The announcement came on Thursday. The opening of this new Atlanta landmark will take place on Saturday, August 23. The costs of the construction of this facility was close to $67 million. The College Football Hall of Fame relocated from South Bend, Indiana due […]

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Did President Obama Have A Marion Barry Moment? Jokes About “Crack Cocaine” in His Pie at the White House

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Did President Obama Have A Marion Barry Moment? Jokes About “Crack Cocaine” in His Pie at the White House

During a recent correspondence gathering at the White House with President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, the president joked about how his bakery chef that made the best pie he’s had since being in office. He even decided to add a little humor to his explanation about how good the pie was. His chef […]

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Exclusive Interview: Rap Star Twista Talks Longevity, Chicago Violence, and Dark Horse

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview: Rap Star Twista Talks Longevity, Chicago Violence, and Dark Horse

Even after 20 years in the game, Twista is still sharp at the tongue, and quick on his hustle. His signature sound of rapid lyricism along with a Chicago player-like mentality has landed him alongside some of the biggest names in music such as: Jay-z, Wiz Khalifa, Tech N9ne, etc. Recently, the only rapper to […]

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Black Female College Professor Body Slammed by Campus Police for Jaywalking

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Black Female College Professor Body Slammed by Campus Police for Jaywalking

Over the years there have been hundreds of salacious police violence incidents caught on camera for the world to see and judge. Continuing that trend, last month Dr. Ersula Ore or Arizona State University was walking down the street, Jay Walking, according to the where she was walking and the law, when she was stopped […]

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Walmart Driver Charged with Homicide and Assault in Comedian Tracy Morgan Accident

| June 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Walmart Driver Charged with Homicide and Assault in Comedian Tracy Morgan Accident

Former Saturday night live comedian and actor Tracy Morgan is fighting for his life and one man is dead as a result of a Walmart tractor-trailer striking the comedian’s limousine tour bus. The truck driver identified as Kevin Roper, 35, of Jonesboro, Georgia was just charged with death by auto and four counts of assault […]

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Sports Alert: Steve Kerr New Coach For Golden State Warriors

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Sports Alert: Steve Kerr New Coach For Golden State Warriors

Steve Kerr has agreed in principle to a five-year, $25 million offer to become the next coach of the Golden State Warriors. Kerr had rejected an offer from his former head coach and current Knicks president Phil Jackson to become head coach for them. Jackson and Kerr have had a close relationship stemming back to […]

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Gordon’s Future With The Browns Up In The Air

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Gordon’s Future With The Browns Up In The Air

The Cleveland Brown’s organization is trying to figure out whether they should do away with their stud receiver Josh Gordon. Gordon, who had a breakout season last year by leading the league in receiving yards, is facing a season-long suspension after failing another drug test. Oddly enough, Gordon’s failed drug test news was released to […]

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Terror Continues In Nigeria with The Kidnapping of Girls

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Terror Continues In Nigeria with The Kidnapping of Girls

The reign of terror continues in Nigeria as more young girls were abducted. Protesters were out in massive numbers in Lagos Monday calling for government intervention in these acts of terror. The kidnappings began back in mid-April with more than 200 young girls missing and has created an international uproar. The suspect behind these abductions is an Islamic […]

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Ray Rice Pleads Not Guilty To Aggravated Assault Charges

| May 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Ray Rice Pleads Not Guilty To Aggravated Assault Charges

Ravens star running back Ray Rice pleads not guilty to aggravated assault chargers stemming from an incident at an Atlantic City casino where Rice knocked his girlfriend and then-fiancée Janay Palmer unconscious. The incident took place in February at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City and local authorities state that the altercation was caught on […]

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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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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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Exclusive: Hova Being Sued to the Tune of $600 Million Dollars (Court Documents Inside)

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Exclusive: Hova Being Sued to the Tune of $600 Million Dollars (Court Documents Inside)

99 problems and the “Brooklyn Nets” name might be one of them for rapper and music mogul Jay Z, because a sharp thinking Professor in New York decided to trademark the name that is widely being used by the NBA franchise which the rapper owns an interest in. In a 168-page pro se federal lawsuit […]

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