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April 30, 2019

Everyone should thank John Singleton for the way he paved for African-American film makers. He gave us movies that we can relate too but most of all learn from. John singleton passed away on Monday, April 29 2019 after suffering from a stroke on April 17. He was 51 yea...


First of anything is never so easy,  but the creator of Culture Fest makes it look as simple as a walk in the park.
 

Culture Fest is Brooklyn’s only festival that will be happening every year in the spring in Williamsburg, New York. It was created to highlight new upco...

April 5, 2019

In 2018, Lil Nas X released his song “Old Town Road”. The song was on on the Billboard Hot Country Song chart but wasn’t going to be there for long. Billboard decided “Old Town Road” wasn’t country enough, and took it down.  

While the song “incorporates references...

April 1, 2019

On March 31, 2019, Ermias Davidson Asghedom also know as Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot and killed. His death was confirmed by a Los Angeles city official. Nipsey was shot six times outside of his store he opened back in 2017, “The Marathon Clothing Store”. The shootin...

Asian culture is making its way through the hip-hop community once again. Rappers like Wu-Tang Clan, introduced the study of Shaolin back in the 1990s, and now upcoming rapper Bang Omighty is here to reintroduce the lifestyle. 

The "East side Harlem Rapper" Ba...

The Islamic culture is sacred and historical to the black community, leaders like Muhammad Ali, and Malcolm X, were faithful believers to Allah.

Dawan A. Brown the producer of  "Street Connected" shares the story of his early years of adult hood. The lead character Muta...

Florida musicians have been creeping their way up the charts in the old tropical state and it looks like their bringing their southern charm with them. Artist like City Girls, Kodak Black, XXXTentacion, and Rick Ross have set the bar for any Florida musicians to come a...

Terrence Green is an ongoing character in the Youtube series “Step Up: High Water.” He plays the part of Rigo who is your typical performing art school jock. He’s a dancer and rapper who’s a bit rough around the edges. Unlike Rigo Terrence actually has more talent, he’...

March 13, 2019

B2K’s very own Raz B took it to social media to let his fans know that he has quit the Millennium Tour. He let everyone know that he does not feel safe with Chris Stokes around. Chris Stokes, B2K Ex-Manager, was previously accused of sexually abusing members of B2K a f...

Welcome to the world of digital streaming where web series holds the eye of millennials all the way to generation X. If your familiar with Issa Rae than you know about "Awkward Black Girl" the web series and the massive attention the show received. With high ratings an...

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