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Grammy nominated rapper Rick Ross performed a mini-concert at NYC's Carnegie Hall following a Black History Month conversation hosted by Power Network.


"Iconic Records: Life After Death" Celebrates the final album and iconic life of The Notorious B.I.G. in new web series hosted by radio veteran and executive producer Angie Martinez.


Key Glock headlines "Glockoma" tour with Paper Route Empire labelmates Tia Corine, Kenny Muney, and Jay Fizzle. Long Live Dolph.


R. Kelly's new legal team writes a letter to postpone the racketeering trial date. Apparently, two weeks isn't enough time to defend someone's freedom in court.


Iggy Azalea causes havoc on social media after photos from her racy video "I Am The Strip Club" show her in what critics say is "blackfishing"

Art & Design

A new exhibit about Jean-Michel Basquiat's influence in Hip-Hop during New York City's post-graffiti era in 1980s is on display at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.


Zendays wears Beyoncé’s classic 2003 "Crazy In Love" dress at the 2021 BET Awards


The Charlotte, NC festival celebrates Black culture as white allyship declines one year after BLM protests.


Chrisette Michele is an open book while describing her career and life after her controversial performance for Donald Trump's presendial inauguration.


Kanye West refused to cooperate during a court-ordered deposition with MyChannel.


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questions whether Sen. Joe Manchin was paid off by Koch Brothers affiliated organizations to oppose a key voting rights legislation.


Naomi Osaka withdraws from a pre-Wimbledon tournament sparking concern that she won't be fit to play at the major event in two weeks.