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  • Vic Mensa Announces "Hooligans" EP Featuring Ty Dolla Sign & G-Eazy
    Minutes removed from dropping his latest music video "Dark Things," Vic Mensa announced his intentions to release an EP on December 14. The Hooligans EP will include the aforementioned "Dark Things" video single, as well as a previously released collaboration with G-Eazy titled "Reverse."Besides the G-Eazy collab, Hooligans will feature contributions... Read more »
  • Jennifer Lopez's Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star Vandalized
    In the most recent instance of vandalism on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Jennifer Lopez was the unlikely victim of an unwelcome visit from a can of spray paint. TMZ reports that the vandalism allegedly took place on Tuesday with someone writing what's best described as an incomplete infinity sign with... Read more »
  • Nike LeBron 16 "I Promise" Draw Open Now Thru Black Friday
    LeBron James, Nike Basketball and House of Hoops by Foot Locker have announced the “We Are Family” Draw, offering the chance to win the limited edition "I Promise" LeBron 16, as well as one of seven signed surfboards. The draw (enter here: wearefamily.rallyup.com) is open now thru November 23rd, 2018 at 11:59 pm EST. Tickets are $10... Read more »
  • The Rock Loves His Daughter's Insistence On Painting His Face
    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson originally made a name for himself as a wrestler. When he transitioned into acting he knew he had to set himself apart from simple being the big muscly guy à la Arnold Schwarzenegger, so he also let his humour loose and tried to craft a sweet... Read more »
  • Michael Jordan Gives Away Free Thanksgiving Meals In North Carolina
    Weeks after giving away millions to Friends of the Children non-profit foundation, Michael Jordan is giving back to those less fortunate. The GOAT decided to give back to his home town this Thanksgiving and give away free meals in front of a Lowe’s department store in Wilmington, North Carolina where... Read more »
  • Meek Mill & Tierra Whack Link Up In Studio: "A Goat & Baby Goat"
    Meek Mill has been hard at work preparing his proper return to the fold. As such, he has officially announced Championships, set to arrive on November 30th. While details initially remained scarce, it would seem as though Meek is willing to shed some further light on his upcoming endeavor. The Philadelphia icon recently... Read more »
  • SZA To Be Honored As Rebel During Billboard's "Women In Music" Event
    SZA will be honored by Billboard during their 13th annual Women in Music event in New York City on December, 6. The "Broken Clocks" singer will be receiving the rule breaker award, which Billboard describes as a distinction offered to "female artists who use their music and platform to defy traditional industry... Read more »
  • Vic Mensa Cuts His Teeth In Goth-Rap With "Dark Things"
    If asked to offer a short description of Vic Mensa's new video single, you'd be hard-pressed not to call his work the fusion of Bram Stroker and Derek Zoolander, both in terms of the graphic visual elements, and the song's near focus on creating an emotional withdrawal -  so help me God.Vic... Read more »
  • Jimmy Kimmel's Thanksgiving Trump Parody Envisions A Mayflower Yacht
    Jimmy Kimmel's show leans heavily on two things for its comedy: the nearest holiday(s) and kids doing stuff they don't usually do. Last night he combined his usual formula for an unexpectedly funny segment called "The First Trumpsgiving." It's essentially a retelling of the classic American Thanksgiving story where the pilgrims... Read more »
  • Tekashi 6ix9ine's "DUMMY BOY" Release Date Reportedly Pushed Back
    Tekashi 6ix9ine was gearing up for the release of his new project, DUMMY BOY which was set to drop this coming Friday. However, reports claim that the project has been pushed back.Akademiks reports that Tekashi 6ix9ine's new project DUMMY BOY has been pushed back until further notice. 6ix9ine's label, 10k Projects, is set to make the... Read more »
  • Adidas UltraBoost "Medal Pack" Returns This Weekend
    Among the long list of sneakers slated to release on Black Friday is the Adidas UltraBoost "Medal Pack" consisting of three separate colorways. The Olympic-themed pack originally debuted back in 2016 during the Summer games in Rio.Inspired by gold, silver and bronze medals, each of the black-based UltraBoosts feature medal-inspired... Read more »
  • Billie Eilish Ushers In The Holiday Season With "Come Out And Play"
    It's proven to be a fruitful year for 16-year old breakout Billie Eilish, and now, ahead of her What Next? debut album due early next year, the Los Angeles-bred songstress has offered up a new track, "Come Out and Play," just in time for the holiday season.When taking into consideration... Read more »

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  • Instagram Cracking Down On “Influencers” Whose Follower Counts Are The Jig
    Source: picture alliance / Getty If you are out there padding your Instagram stats time is definitely up for you. The photo-sharing app announced via its blog that it will be cracking down on users who use third-party apps to boost... Read more »
  • Michael Jordan Hands Out Turkeys And Jordans To Hurricane Victims In North Carolina
    Source: CHAPEL HILL, NC – MARCH 04: Michael Jordan speaks to the crowd at halftime during their game against the Duke Blue Devils at the Dean Smith Center on March 4, 2017 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter... Read more »
  • Witness Says El Chapo Paid Millions In Bribes To Mexican President-Elect’s Underling
    Source: MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – JANUARY 8: Joaquin Guzman Loera, also known as “El Chapo” is transported to Maximum Security Prison of El Altiplano in Mexico City, Mexico on January 08, 2016. Guzman Loera, leader of Mexico’s Sinaloa drug Cartel,... Read more »
  • Excessive Twerker Iggy Azalea Signs Distribution Deal With EMPIRE
    Source: Judy Eddy/WENN.com / WENN Iggy Azalea has twerked her way to recording freedom, this after a failed bid by a porn company to get her to shoot for them went left. Now the Aussie starlet can shake those alabaster buns... Read more »
  • Lupe Fiasco To Perform Entire ‘Food & Liquor’ Album Next Year
    Source: Gladys Vega / Getty Lupe Fiasco burst onto the scene and captivated mainstream audiences with his studio album debut Food & Liquor back in 2006, boosted by the infectious “Kick Push” and the Jill Scott-assisted “Daydreamin'” singles. Next year in... Read more »
  • Pusha T Says Drake Hired Beer-Throwing Goons At Toronto Show
    Source: Tim Mosenfelder / Getty Pusha T ran into some light work during a Tuesday concert in Toronto after some beer-throwing goons tried to put hands on him. The security team at the venue promptly handed out fades as the show... Read more »
  • Stevie J and Faith Evans Say The Notorious B.I.G. Would Approve of Their Marriage
    Source: David Becker / Getty Stevie J and Faith Evans think the late, great Notorious B.I.G. would be all good with their marriage. Debatable, but they recently made their argument.  Stevie J and Faith Evans got married in Las Vegas in July.... Read more »
  • Kanye West Donating $500K To California Wildfires Relief
    Source: WENN.com / WENN Kanye West is helping out by opening up his wallet. Yeezy is donating $500,000 to California fire relief efforts.  The Chicago native, who had to evacuate his Hidden Hills home will reportedly make the announcement on Ellen on... Read more »
  • A$AP Rocky “Sundress,” Mic Handz ft. Sean Price “Conceit” & More | Daily Visuals 11.20.18
      Just when you thought that the mannequin challenge was officially dead and gone, A$AP Rocky decided to resurrect the internet trend from a few years ago for his latest video. In his visuals to “Sundress,” Pretty Flacko hits up the club... Read more »
  • 50 Cent Wants No Parts Of Tekashi69 After Feds Arrest Him
    Source: Splash / Splash News You can’t say 50 Cent isn’t keeping it a buck—well, depending on your perspective. The Queens rapper took social media to cut his ties with Tekashi69, who is facing a possible life sentence after his arrest.  Ferrari... Read more »
  • The Hypebeasts Have Spoken: SUPREME Is Most Powerful Logo In The World
    Streetwear is more powerful than most understand. SUPREME is now world’s most recognizable fashion brand. As per Hypebeast Lyst has released a new report that details the most powerful logos in the fashion world. The Lyst Index compiled data from their five million... Read more »
  • Black Doctor Among 3 Killed In Chicago Hospital Shooting Rampage
    Source: Scott Olson / Getty A shooting at a Chicago hospital on Monday (Nov. 19) has left three persons dead, including a Black doctor who was the alleged target of the assault. Dr. Tamara O’Neal was shot and killed by an... Read more »
  • Cardi B “Emotional” As She Buys Mom Extravagant Home [Video]
    Source: FayesVision/WENN.com Cardi B has a million reasons to smile. The rapper’s career is flourishing, she just had daughter Kulture Kiari with the love of her life, and most recently, she brought her mom a beautiful home. Offset’s wifey hit social media to... Read more »
  • Justine Skye Opens Up About Domestic Abuse on The Breakfast Club
    Source: Mindy Small / Getty Over the weekend social media was abuzz when Justine Skye kinda implied that Sheck Wes subjected her to physical and mental abuse during their relationship. Recently the “Build” singer stopped by The Breakfast Club and she touched... Read more »
  • Diddy Hosts Private Memorial Gathering For Kim Porter
    Source: WENN / WENN Sean “Diddy” Combs is currently mourning the loss of his ex and mother of three of his children, model and businesswoman Kim Porter. The Bad Boys mogul held a private memorial service for Porter at his Bel... Read more »
  • Samsung Back In The Lab Working On New 5G Galaxy S10 Phone With 5 Cameras: Report
    Source: Chesnot / Getty This news shouldn’t surprise anyone, but Samsung is reportedly working on the Galaxy S10. But it looks like the tech giant is upping the ante with the new model with some very significant upgrades. The next big, BIG... Read more »
  • Cops Place Tekashi 6ix9ine In General Population Because They Give No F’s
    Source: PYMCA / Getty Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for Tekashi 6ix9ine, it does. After getting hit with the kinds of federal charges that could put him in prison for the rest of his life, TMZ is reporting... Read more »
  • Kim Porter Will Be Laid To Rest This Weekend In Georgia
    Source: R Lawrence/ WENN Friends, family, and fans were shocked when news of Kim Porter’s sudden death became public. The late model and dedicated mother was found dead in her L.A. home last Thursday and this weekend, she will reportedly be... Read more »
  • London High School Bans Moncler, Canada Goose Jackets To Discourage Fashion Shaming
    Source: WENN / WENN London is taking a different approach to ensure students can focus on their studies. A principal has banned expensive outwear in an effort to “poverty proof” her institution. According to CNN a northwestern England high school is no longer allowing... Read more »
  • Spotify Launches New Series ‘The Break’, Partners With Sprite
    Source: Spotify / Spotify Spotify in partnership with Sprite is looking to reboot its original video content, and the company hopes its newest Hip-Hop inspired series The Break will lead that charge. Per a press release, Spotify says the series “explores the... Read more »