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Cardi B might be the people’s champ on a lot of levels and most certainly is on top as Hip-Hop’s leading woman of the moment. However, a decision to play the widow of beloved civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. might not go over too well for some.

Russell Simmons found himself in the middle of a controversy last night (August 14). Just weeks after announcing his latest online property, a controversial video spoofing the life of iconic abolitionist Harriet Tubman was released, sparking a firestorm of angry responses. Simmons has since pulled the video and apologized.

Kanye West will be appearing on Saturday Night Live as its musical guest this weekend. It happens to SNL‘s season finale and here we have a promo starring Yeezy, Ben Affleck, who is the episode’s host, and cast member Fred Armisen.