Movies & TV
Bravo: J.Cole’s ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive’ Album Goes Platinum
J. Cole can now update his discography with this stellar achievement. The Fayetteville native's junior album 2014 Forest Hills Drive has hit platinum status. The…
Did You Know Young Dro Was Arrested Last Weekend For Theft?
Young Dro was arrested and released last weekend on theft charges.
Kendrick Lamar Says His Joint Album With J. Cole Is ‘Definitely’ Happening… Just Not Now
Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole are still interested in that joint album.
Did The Game Punch An Off-Duty Cop In L.A.?
The Game' may or may not have punched an LAPD cop during a basketball game...
Justin Bieber’s Album Is Getting The Midas Touch From Kanye West And Rick Rubin
Rick Rubin and Kanye West will be lending their talents to Justin Bieber's forthcoming album.
Erica Mena Pens Farewell Letter To ‘Love And Hip-Hop’
Erica Mena writes a letter to her fans to address her departure from 'Love and Hip Hop New York.'…
Sneakerheads! The Air Jordan 5 Retro ‘Metallic Silver’ Is Coming Back
You'll have your chance to cop them this weekend.
This Is What Happens When You Throw A Banana Peel At Dave Chappelle
One man ended up in jail after hurling a banana peel at Dave Chappelle during a New Mexico show.
Jay Z Clears Up A Few Things About TIDAL With ‘Billboard’
Jay Z says parts of his efforts with TIDAL are to make sure all music creators get paid…
De La Soul’s Coming Back With A New Album, But They’ll Need Your Help First
De La Soul is using Kickstarter to fund their first album in the past 11 years.
Hit The Road, ‘Jackie’: Ciara Announces New Tour
Ciara announces her 'Jackie' tour.
Movies & TV
Recap: Justin Bieber Feels The Heat From Comedy Central’s Hilarious ‘Roast’
Here's our recap of Comedy Central's 'Justin Bieber Roast.'…
Adrienne Bailon Ends Her Singing Hiatus To Honor Selena On ‘The Real’
Adrienne Bailon honored her late idol, Selena, by singing "I Could Fall In Love."…
Interview: Terrence J Talks Being The New Face Of The ‘Find Your Park’ Campaign
Terrence J is encouragng all of us to visit our national parks in America's backyards.
To Madonna, Being Called A Member Of The Illuminati Is The Highest Compliment
If you want to compliment Madonna, just say she's affiliated with the Illuminati thanks to the TIDAL streaming service.
Azealia Banks Explains Why She Doesn’t Date Black Men
Azealia Banks defends her decision not to date black men.
Exclusive: Lil Wayne And Future Will Be Performing During Fight Weekend
Lil Wayne, Future and DJ Drama will be headlining shows in Las Vegas during Fight Weekend.
Legendary Co-Sign: Muhammad Ali Is Team Pacquiao
Manny Pacquiao gets the ultimate cosign from the legend himself.
Kendrick Lamar, Fabolous, Childish Gambino, Meek Mill And More To Perform At HOT97’s Summer Jam 2015
Summer Jam returns to the Metlife Stadium in New Jersey on June 7th.
Big Sean’s ‘BAPE’ Collection To Be Released Next Month
The Dark Sky Paradise emcee will be releasing some threads pretty soon. Get the details on his line at the jump.
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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.
DJ Premier Presents ‘Bars In The Booth’ With Ras Kass
March 31, 2015
Just an MC and a DJ—Ras Kass and DJ Premier—getting busy.
Bars In The Booth
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John Legend Won't Hold His Tongue About America's Race & Power Problem
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