The president of the largest NYPD union has stepped up to defend the officer that roughed up Black retired tennis star, James Blake. Patrick Lynch, president of the New York City Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association, said in a written statement that critics of officer James Frascatore are “not qualified” to judge the actions of police officers during arrests.


While retired Black tennis player James Blake has publicly eluded to the fact that the NYPD roughing him up last week was motivated by race, he spoke out in further detail about how he was treated. Blake is now calling for the firing of the thug cop that ran up to him and slammed him to […]


James Blake was the victim of some good, old-fashioned NYPD roughing up on Wednesday (Sept. 9) as the former top-five ranked tennis player was waiting to attend a U.S. Open event. Blake, who insisted along with the police that the attack didn’t appear racially motivated, got an apology just the same of the highly-criticized police department.

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Fans of Drake‘s Nothing Was The Same bonus track “Come Thru” may find a new favorite song in this remix courtesy of dubstep singer-producer James Blake.

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Chance The Rapper exposed a new audience to James Blake when he hopped on the remix to “Life Round Here.” To build on their collective momentum, the pair ante up a monochromatic visual for the cut today.

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We can finally clear the air of any rumor surrounding a Chance The Rapper verse on James Blake’s “Life Round Here.” A day after Complex magazine revealed the rapper’s cover, fans can feast their ears on this remix of the UK crooner’s track.


Drake’s upcoming, fourth annual OVO Fest in Toronto just caught a big change of plans. The first day of the festival, Saturday, August 4, has been cancelled because of scheduled headliner Frank Ocean’s injured vocal cord. 

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There’s nothing like a good surprise, and this one comes courtesy of Big K.R.I.T., who just dropped visuals for a track titled “R.E.M.”