Paula Deen’s Posse: 10 Celebrities With Racist Tendencies [PHOTOS]
Former cooking show maven Paula Deen got cooked, no pun intended, by Twitter after admitting her fondness for the N-Word in a court deposition. Although the one-time Food Network star went on a “I’m Not A Racist” apology tour, it all rang hollow in the end. Deen isn’t the first celebrity to show racist tendencies, however.
The Roots, J. Cole, & More Rock The July 4th Celebration In Philly [VIDEO]
Yesterday was the fourth of July, meaning tons of music lovers gathered in Philadelphia for the annual concert on the Ben Franklin Parkway. This year’s celebration featured star studded guests from all genres of music, including John Mayer, Jill Scott, Hunter Hayes, Ne-Yo, The Roots, and J. Cole.
Frank Ocean – “Pyramids” [VIDEO]
Shortly after his performance on Saturday Night Live, Frank Ocean let loose the official video for “Pyramids” off of his channel ORANGE album. Clocking in at about eight minutes, it’s more like a short film that sees Ocean riding a motorcycle through the desert and stopping into a strip club where he gets trippy and dancers start […]
Frank Ocean Kicks Off Tour In Seattle, Washington [VIDEO]
The man of the hour, Frank Ocean, kicked off his United States tour last night in Seattle, Washington at the Showbox in Market Seattle. In his trademark American flag bandana, Frank ran through a collection of old favorites including new joints off of his Def Jam-debut album, channel ORANGE. In this clip from the first […]
Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange Cover & Tracklist
The soulful Frank Ocean is getting ready to release his Def Jam debut album, Channel Orange. Formerly known as Lonny Breaux, Frank Ocean made a name for himself last summer when he released nostalgia:ULTRA on his own. Songs like “Novacaine,” “Acura Integral,” and more landed Frank on everyone’s “must-watch” list. After landing on Kanye West […]
Bigger Than Just Being Called “Ni**er” [Editorial]
With the recent “foot in the mouth” moment from singer/guitar player John Mayer, there has been a minor backlash from the community as some have lost faith over his usage of the word “N*gger” in regards to him having a hood pass. While many continue to be simply affected by the audacity of a white […]
WIRED Links 2/12/10: Mike Tyson Dances With The Stars & More
Black Voices: “Mike Tyson Gets Busy on Dancing with the Stars… in Italy” Watch Here Bossip: “Ho Sit Down: Cocktail Explains Why She Put Ray-J on Blast” Watch Here Complex: “Color Commentary: When Celebrities Talk Interracial Dating” Read Here Idolator: “Rihanna’s Unreleased Dance Jam “Tip Pon Toe” Listen Here The Boom Box: “Be My Valentine: […]
John Mayer Talks “N*g*er Pass”; Pass Revoked [Videos Included]
There comes a time in everyone’s life where they are clearly set up to fail and instead of overcoming such blatant adversity, they find a way to truly shove their foot down their mouth. John Mayer isn’t a name that rings bells too much in the Hip Hop community, but he has worked extensively with […]