Today, Townsquare Media announced that its acquisition of XXL will include shutting down the monthly print edition. This is certainly a sign of the times for print media, and the end of an era for Hip-Hop magazines.
In honor of XXL,
Longtime Hip-Hop magazine XXL has been sold. The publication was purchased from Harris Publications by Townsquare Media, which announced it was shuttering the magainze.
XXL will continue, but only as an online entity. The mag's next issue, which features Lil
T.I. and Jeezy closed out the annual hustle and bustle of the BET Hip-Hop Awards with an intimate cookout to celebrate their birthdays--the former's is September 25, while the latter's is September 28--in their native Atlanta.
A tight list of family and
The BET Hip-Hop Awards went down this past weekend, so of course Jeezy had to put on for his city. That included the "Seen It All" rapper drinking from a ridiculously large (the 6-Litre Methuselah Bottle) of Moet & Chandon champagne
So yeah, Apple just won. The company sold over 10 million of its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus models since Friday (Sept. 19).
If the world were to find out that Samsung execs are collectively weeping in a corner somewhere,
The cyphers are among the most anticipated moments of the BET Hip-Hop Awards, and this year should be no different. Hip-Hop Wired spoke to one of its many 2014 participants, Snow Tha Product, about being a part of the cypher during
ISIS, or ISIL, has been ravaging areas of Iraq and Syria in its ongoing reign of terror framed as a holy war. Adding to the violence the Islamist extremists have already enacted, there are reports that thousands of women in the region
After this season, Kenan Thompson is officially throwing in the towel on his long-running Saturday Night Live gig. Thompson, 36, joined the sketch comedy in 2003 and has been on the show longer than any other Black cast member.
Staple streetwear brand Black Scale tips its hat to the legendary Motown movement birthed in Detroit with a proper capsule collection.
Comprised of essential pieces like t-shirts, snapback hats, a pull-over fleece hoodie, and a zip-up hoodie, which don proper Motown branding,
Michael J. Fox's birthday is June 9. Hell, Marty McFly's birthday is reportedly known to be June 12. Why the tenured actor who famously suffers from Parkison's Disease is being wished a Happy Birthday across social media is anyone's guess,