In celebration of the life of Whitney Houston, Alicia Keys, R.Kelly and Stevie Wonder performed at her homegoing. The ceremony was streamed live via UStream and took place in Whitney’s hometown of Newark, New Jersey. While funerals are never easy to endure, it was great seeing so many people honor her memory. Rest In Peace Whitney […]
Legendary producer and entrepreneur Dr. Dre celebrates a birthday today. Born Andre Romelle Young in the Los Angeles County of Compton in 1965, Dre’s early forays into music led him to join the old school Hip-Hop troupe World Class Wreckin’ Cru alongside DJ Yella. Formed in the early 80’s and influenced by the rapidly changing […]
Watch Whitney Houston’s homegoing live from Newark, NJ at the New Hope Baptist Church. Pay your respects, however you may choose to do so. Rest In Power Whitney Houston.
The genuinely iconic Nike Air Force 1 gets fitted with some luxury detailing for its 30th anniversary. Just a few years ago it seemed like new Air Force 1 colorways were dropping every other day, and the model lost some its luster, pushed to the side by the popularity Foamposites and Jordans. But a choice […]
Suspect and borderline, if not outright, racist jokes have been creeping up from the moment Jeremy Lin kicked off his amazing play for the New York Knicks. But after his team took an L to the New Orleans Hornets last night (February 17), ESPN of all places revealed just how insensitive the Lin commentary can be. […]
Being the last Black man on Earth can have its privileges. Warner Bros. has struck deals with Akiva Goldsman and Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment to produce a sequel to 2007’s I Am Legend, reports Deadline. Smith will be reprising his role as Robert Neville, a scientist trying to avoid catching a bad one from mutated humans […]
Dom Kennedy passed by the Beats by Dre store and kicked a few bars. According to Rick Ross, the talented West Coast MC could possibly be joining the Maybach Music camp. Peep the video below.
The death of Soul Train creator Don Cornelius rattled the very core of soul and R&B music during which should have been a festive time for the African-American community as Black History Month kicked off. Cornelius’ pioneering television program Soul Train paved the way for a great deal of artists who have all achieved greater […]
Brianna Perry linked up with our peeps at 24Wired TV for their Fresh Fridays segement. The Miami rap vixen of “Marilyn Monroe” fame, who has a deal with Atlantic Records, talks about her come up and her influences, who include Brisco and Rick Ross. Watch the clip below.