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  • YBN Nahmir & Wiz Khalifa Team Up In The NSFW "Cake" Music Video
    YBN Nahmir emerged as the first, and most promising member of the YBN crew. Instead of hogging the shine, he helped introduce YBN Cordae and Almighty Jay to the world. The three rappers released their first project together, YBN: The Mixtape which was essentially a compilation album filled with records from... Read more »
  • Famous Dex Explains Why He Fell Asleep On Instagram Live
    Viewers who watched Famous Dex on Instagram Live and witness the rapper slip into a gentle slumber had a few reactions. There were some comments that labeled the incident as humorous contrasting those that expressed alarm and concern for the young man's health. Since social media users have been speculating... Read more »
  • “Flint” Air Jordan 6s Coming In Early 2019: New Images Revealed
    Jordan Brand's popular "Flint" colorway is set to make a return in 2019, this time being applied to the beloved Air Jordan 6 silhouette. Over the years Jordan Brand has released a handful of kicks utilizing the flint grey color scheme, including the Air Jordan 7, Air Jordan 9 and... Read more »
  • Air Jordan 6 “Flint" To Make Retail Debut In 2019: First Look
    Jordan Brand's popular "Flint" colorway is set to make a return in 2019, this time being applied to the beloved Air Jordan 6 silhouette. Over the years Jordan Brand has released a handful of kicks utilizing the flint grey color scheme, including the Air Jordan 7, Air Jordan 9 and... Read more »
  • The Rock Reveals His New Character "Dwanta Claus"
    Incase you haven't noticed yet, the holiday season is here which means pretty much everything you see has been turned into something that has to do with Christmas. With that in mind, it was inevitable that actors like Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson would get in the Christmas spirit and offer... Read more »
  • Jay-Z & Kylie Jenner Tied On Forbes' List Of America's Wealthiest Celebrities
    If you make it big in the entertainment industry, you have a chance at making some serious coin. You'll need to work hard along the way but as long as the effort is put in, results will show. Forbes regularly tallies lists to show just how much money the biggest... Read more »
  • Blac Chyna & Rob Kardashian Reportedly Pause Court Battle For The Holidays
    Robert Kardashian and Blac Chyna are still going at it with the court dates. The former couple share a child together, two-year-old Dream, and are currently battling about custody and child support payments surrounding their daughter. As we've previously posted, Rob is trying get out of paying $20,000 a month... Read more »
  • "Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina" Renewed By Netflix For 16 More Episodes
    Part 2 of The Chilling Adventues Of Sabrina hasn't even aired yet and the show is already being given 16 more episodes. The news came via the show's official Twitter account, where Salem the cat tells us that not only will Part 2 premiere on April 5th of 2019, but parts three and four are... Read more »
  • Vice CEO Doubts Desus & Mero's Move To Showtime
    The Bodega Hive was understandably upset when Desus & Mero announced their departure from Viceland. For the past few years, they've been staples to the network, but it's clear they were looking for more growth in their career. The duo will be making their debut on Showtime in February. However, the new... Read more »
  • Reginae Carter Explains Why She's Putting YFN Lucci Relationship On Pause
    After experiencing feelings of having wasted time, Reginae Carter's life is full of great news. This next chapter is slightly bittersweet, however. Her career seems to be taking off while her romantic relationship with YFN Lucci has fizzled. The entertainer opened up about both subjects to her mother, captured in a... Read more »
  • Quavo & Saweetie Kept Each Other Company Backstage At Rolling Loud
    While Quavo's righthand man, Offset, is dealing with some heartbreak amid Cardi B ending their relationship, it seems as though Quavo is doing just fine himself with his supposed girlfriend, Saweetie. The "Icy" rapper and the Migos affiliate have yet to make anything official on either of their social media accounts, but... Read more »
  • Ice Cube Shares Psychedelic Visuals For "That New Funkadelic"
    While Ice Cube may be in the later stages of his music career, the West Coast veteran still has a lot to say. When he announced his new album Everythang's Corrupt with the lead single "Arrest The President," we instantly knew what we were in for. Cube is no stranger... Read more »

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  • Lil Xan Reportedly Detained By Police Hours After Leaving Rehab
    Source: Jeff Hahne / Getty On Sunday morning, rapper Lil Xan hit Twitter to inform his followers that he is out of rehab. “Out and sober,” he wrote two weeks after checking himself in. Unfortunately, it seems he got into trouble just... Read more »
  • Gucci Mane Scoffs At The Mere Mention of Eminem Being The “King of Rap”
    Source: Prince Williams / Getty When it comes to being the “King of Rap” Atlanta Hip-Hop favorite Gucci Mane thinks Eminem doesn’t deserve to be in the conversation. Guwop stopped by The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, and the question of the Detroit... Read more »
  • The First Set Photos of Netflix’s ‘The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance’ Series
    Source: Courtesy of Netflix / Netflix Jim Henson’s been dearly departed for more almost three decades but the man behind some of your favorite childhood muppet shows is about to have another one of his works come to life thanks to... Read more »
  • Offset’s Stepdad Allegedly Aired Cardi B Out On Facebook
    Offset‘s stepdad has a bone to pick with Cardi B. Michael Woodward (Tony Pla on social media) allegedly came for his “hot-headed” daughter-in-law on Facebook recently. “People do and say hurtful things about my family members daily; specifically my child. While... Read more »
  • Lil Yachty Announces He Is The Newest Member of Global E-Sports Organization FaZe Clan
    Source: Scott Dudelson / Getty Hip-Hop and video game culture pretty much go hand in hand now. Soulja Boy just announced he is starting his own E-sports team and now Lil Yachty revealed at Rolling Loud that he is taking his video... Read more »
  • Alice Walker Facing Criticism Over Supporting Anti-Semitic Author
    Source: David M. Benett / Getty Alice Walker has angered some in the Jewish community after her interview with The New York Times over the weekend referenced a book from an author that has known anti-Semitic views. The Pulitzer Prize-winning The... Read more »
  • Grand Hustle’s Translee Talks “Generation WTF,” Tip’s Activism
    Source: Grand Hustle / Grand Hustle Translee has a busy afternoon in Midtown Manhattan. After flying up from Atlanta first thing in the morning, the Grand Hustle signee is at the AKOO offices just outside of Times Square shooting a few... Read more »
  • African American Woman Appointed As Vice President At Netflix
    Source: FayesVision/WENN.com / WENN It looks like our culture will receive more representation in entertainment for 2019. A Black woman has been appointed to a senior leadership position at one of the largest streaming services in the world. As per Deadline, Channing Dungey... Read more »
  • Cardi B’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Might Be The Best Installment Yet [Video]
    Source: Joe Scarnici / Getty Last week James Corden gave viewers a sneak peak of his upcoming “Carpool Karaoke” with Cardi B and last night we got the full segment and it did not disappoint. Aside from rapping along to some of... Read more »
  • Docu-series On The Los Angeles Lakers “Showtime” Era In Development
    Source: Jayne Kamin-Oncea / Getty The Los Angeles Lakers dominated the NBA in the 1980s on the back of the supremely talented Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, spearheading an intense rivalry with the Boston Celtics. A five-part documentary series featuring... Read more »
  • More Azealia Banks News Not About Her Music, But Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
    Source: American rapper Azealia Banks performs at O2 Academy, Brixton Featuring: Azealia Banks Where: London, United Kingdom When: 19 Sep 2014 Credit: Carsten Windhorst/WENN.com  Azealia Banks is in the news again and as usual, it’s not about her music per se.... Read more »
  • Lil Wayne Chooses Between Nicki Minaj & Rihanna, Kobe & Jordan, and Real & Fake Booty’s
    Source: Sovereign Brands / Sovereign Brands It’s been common practice for Hip-Hop’s biggest stars to refrain from stating their personal opinions on which one of their peers is superior to each other but Lil Wayne’s decided to throw caution to the... Read more »
  • Former Das Racist Member Kool A.D. Accused Of Sexual Assault
    Source: Gary Miller / Getty Kool A.D., a former member of rap collective Das Racist, is under fire after four women have come forward to accuse him of sexual assault. Among the accusers is Kool A.D.’s ex-wife, and the rapper has... Read more »
  • Blac Chyna & Rob Kardashian Agree To Chill On Child Support War For The Holidays
    Source: Gabe Ginsberg / Getty The ongoing legal struggle between Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian looked to only get uglier as the pair haggled over child support payments for their daughter, Dream. The former couple has agreed to chill on the... Read more »
  • ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Star Tresure Price Knocked For DUI, Struggle Mugshot In Effect
    Source: TMZ / TMZ Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star Tresure Price probably could use a do-over after a wild night of partying ended with her arrest for driving under the influence. To compound matters, Price was allegedly injured in the... Read more »
  • The OG King of R&B Bobby Brown Shades “Not Recognizable” Jacquees [Video]
    Source: Photo: WENN It was only a matter of time. The OG King of R&B, Bobby Brown, has weighed in on Jacquees claim to the crown, and the slander was scorching. “They want the title they gotta battle me,” Bobby Brown told... Read more »
  • Alfonso Ribeiro Suing ‘Fortnite’ & ‘NBA 2K’ Developers For Jacking The Carlton Dance
    Source: NBC / Getty *Update* TMZ is now reporting that rapper Backpack Kid popular is also suing the developers of Fortnite and NBA 2K for incorporating his dance ‘The Floss’ in the games. Per TMZ: Backpack Kid tells us his mom and manager feel... Read more »
  • Anderson .Paak ft. Kendrick Lamar “Tints,” XXXTentacion “Bad!” & More | Daily Visuals 12.17.18
    Source: Miami Herald / Getty Last month Anderson .Paak dropped his latest LP Oxnard and though it hasn’t exactly burned up the charts fans in the know appreciate what the Aftermath artist brings to the game. Today the California artist dropped a... Read more »
  • Cardi B Defends Publicist Who Helped Offset Crash Her Rolling Loud Set
    Source: Scott Dudelson / Getty The internet went crazy when Offset crashed his soon-to-be ex-wife’s headlining set at Rolling Loud in a feeble attempt to win her back. Now, festival organizers claim they had nothing to do with it, insisting Cardi’s... Read more »
  • She Wins: Women’s Tennis Association Sides With Serena Williams On Black Catsuit Issue
    Source: Jean Catuffe / Getty No matter how much folks hate to see Serena Williams shine, the fact is, you can’t hold a good, hardworking woman down. The tennis champion hasn’t had the best 2018, but she can at least revel in... Read more »