freaknik

21 Savage and the trademark holders of the infamous FreakNik festival went back and forth online on Monday after the group filed a lawsuit against the rapper for using the FreakNik name for his birthday party in Atlanta, Georgia last Friday.

Freaknik, the annual spring break party that has its origin in Atlanta, and for attendees the wild antics of folks who are surely upstanding professionals and parents now are the stuff of legend. The legendary party is making its return to Atlanta, this time as a family-friendly event so all our aunties out there, don’t […]

While tropical oases like Mexico and Florida became preferred destinations for college spring breakers, Atlanta’s annual FreakNik was the place to be for the multitude of HBCU students around the country in the 1990s. What started out as a mere cookout would soon grow into something much bigger, complete with live performances from music’s crème […]

The mayor of Atlanta Kasim Reed is putting his foot down on parties planning to take over the city this weekend for Freaknik. While the mayor says he won’t shut down the events altogether he’s warning the Black college students planning on invading the city that police will be out in full force. During a […]

Former DTP princess and Nappy Boy artist Shawnna is coming under heavy criticism these days. Since appearing on the Nappy Boy All Stars Vol. 1 Mixtape, which is due to be released on March 7th, the Chi-town bred MC has been accused of “jacking” the rhyme style of Young money princess, Nicki Minaj. T-Pain, who […]