Movies & TV
Archive: Apr 2014
New Music: Ab-Soul ‘Tree Of Life’
Yall want some new @abdashsoul 2day ?
New Music: Nina Sky Feat. Smoke DZA ‘Stoners’
Nina Sky is back on the music scene with the release of their weed-friendly track featuring Smoke DZA titled "Stoners."…
Prince Gears Up To Re-Release ‘Purple Rain’ Album
It looks like Prince is ready to take the music industry by storm again with the re-release of his 1984 classic album, Purple Rain.
Lil Mo Releases ‘No Sh*t Sherlock’ Mixtape
Lil Mo's husband is learning that it pays to be on her good side...or else. The…
Vixen Boombox: Teyana Taylor ‘Sorry’
Whoever hurt Teyana Taylor is the inspiration behind her newest track "Sorry." The long…
Week In Tweets: Joe Budden Likes It Raw, Solange Prefers Wigs Over Weaves
This week in tweets, Joe Budden apparently (or jokingly?) does not like condoms, Mike Epps and K. Michelle throw jabs at Mimi Faust and Nikko'…
Interview: Lil’ Herb Discusses Working With Nicki Minaj, New Collaboration With Common
Coming off a strong debut mixtape, Welcome to Fazoland, Chicago's Lil' Herb caught the ears of the masses when Nicki Minaj surprised her fa…
Houston Family Restraining Order Against Nick Gordon Granted
There's a real-life family feud brewing in the Houstons. A judge has granted Whitney Houston’s sister-in-law, Pat Houston, with a restraining order against Bobbi Kristina’…
New Music Dank Lucas Feat. Killa Kyleon ‘Some Money’
Kush Junkie Presents: Dank Luncas “HouStoned” dropping on 4/20. Here is the first leak off the project dubbed “Some Money” featuring Killa Kyleon, produced by…
5 Rappers Who Should Be NBA Team Ambassadors
When Jay Z joined forces with the then New Jersey Nets, it was only a matter of time before hip-hop’s greatest trendsetter made other rhyme-sayer…
NY State Of Mind: Is Queensbridge Still The Concrete Jungle?
Nas' 1994 classic Illmatic was hailed for its dangerous depictions of his Queensbridge housing projects. But in 2014, is QB still the danger zone? Whe…
Fails Of The Week: Mimi Faust, Porsha Williams And More
Who: Mimi Faust What: Stevie J’s former maid flame is in the midst of drama after a "trailer" for her sex tape with boyfriend…
Two Wu-Tang Stans Launch Kickstar In Hopes Of Buying Clan’s Rare Album
With Wu-Tang's one-off album, Once Upon A Time in Shaolin, already receiving seven figure offers from bidders, two superfans have devised a pla…
R&B Crooner Lloyd Returns With A New Rap Song (Video)
Young Goldie has returned to the scene in a major way.With his braids back in action, Lloyd spits a mean verse on a new remix…
10 Cinematic Connections On Nas’ ‘Illmatic’
When Nas released Illmatic 20 years ago, it was like a bomb exploded and the hip-hop world would never be the same. In just 39…
Columbus Short Speaks Out On Domestic Abuse Allegations
ABC's prime time hit Scandal may be over but star Columbus Short still has a mess to clean up.
Who Won Instagram This Week: Beyonce Takes A Selfie, Miley Dances, Nas Celebrates ‘Illmatic’
Hypothetical question: does anyone look better than Rihanna? Let's just crown her and Nicki Minaj the dynamic duo of IG. Elsewhere on everyone's favorite social…
New Video: Awkwafina ‘Flu Shot’
Hailing from the same alma mater as Nicki Minaj and Azealia Banks, here’s the new video from Asian female rap sensation AWKWAFINA. The track…
Quiz: How Well Do You Know Nas’ ‘Illmatic’?
It's been quite the week for hip-hop fans/historians who appreciate the greatness that is Nas' Illmatic. With the re-released album Illmatic XX dropping o…
How Does Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ No-Music Music Video Make You Feel?
Unofficial studies show that Pharrell's "Happy" has made the world a happier place. But what happens when one person decides to remove the instrumental…
Around The Web
Black UVA Student Beaten And Bloodied By Police Over…
Honor student, Martese Johnson, needed stitches after being beaten in the head by police. The violent altercation was caught on video.
Trinidad James Goes On CNN To Discuss The N-Word
Trinidad James tackles the use of the N-word on CNN.
Man Charged In Shooting Of Two Ferguson Police Officers
Jeffrey Williams, 20, charged with the shooitng ot two Ferguson officers.
Leader Of SAE Racist Chant Breaks His Silence: ‘It…
SAE member who led the now-infamous racist chant speaks out.
Wale And J.Cole Offer Hope On ‘The Pessimist’
March 29, 2015
Wale And J.Cole spit encouragement on new single 'The Pessimist'…
The Album About Nothing
The Borrowers: 9 Hood Trends That Went 'Chic'
John Legend Won't Hold His Tongue About America's Race & Power Problem
VIBE Race Project: The Unsung Black Women Of Police Brutality
Charlamagne Tha God & Andrew Schulz Talk Issues Of Race In Hip-Hop