Best Happy Hour And Networking Experience In Rochester
POWER HOUR is a new way of networking! This mid-week happy hour event is for local movers and shakers...
The Beat 1055 New Incentive Program for High School Students
WLGZ-FM The Beat 1055 will be at University Prep Charter School for Young Men (UPREP) this week to premiere...
Nick Cannon and Friends Coming To Rochester
ROCHESTER, NEW YORK—The cast and crew of the popular Hip-Hop embedded comedy improv show “Wild ‘N Out Live”—as seen...
Jay-Z To Reportedly Become Part Owner Of NFL Team
It’s been a whirlwind few days for Jay-Z and the NFL, and it seems that the relationship could run deeper than their recently announced partnership. According to TMZ Sports, Jay is in line to own a “significant” portion of an NFL team. Although it’s unclear which team he plans... Read more
After years of seemingly underlying beef, Juicy J and DJ Paul have mended their relationship and will reunite Three 6 Mafia on tour. Juice revealed the good news on Instagram via a flyer promoting the trek. “The Return of Three 6 Mafia,” the announcement reads. The show will also... Read more
NBA YoungBoy Placed On House Arrest After Being Released From Jail
After serving three months at an East Baton Rouge, Louisana prison, NBA YoungBoy was released from custody late Wednesday night (Aug. 14). The 19-year-old rapper whose birth name is Kentrell Gaulden, was jailed in May for suspicion of violating his probation following a shooting in which he and his... Read more
HBO Wants Court To Dismiss $100 Million Lawsuit Filed By Michael Jackson’s Estate
HBO wants a California court to toss a $100 million lawsuit brought on by Michael Jackson’s estate over the Leaving Neverland documentary. In a motion for dismissal filed Friday (Aug. 16), the cable network alleged that the estate’s lawsuit violates the First Amendment. “Plaintiffs’ claims fail because they violate the... Read more
Colin Kaepernick thanks Eric Reid, slams Jay-Z partnership with NFL
Free-agent NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick has never been one to keep quiet on the biggest issues of the day. It led to his eventual exile from the league after starting the now-infamous National Anthem protests back in 2016. While some would like to see the Kaepernick drama go away... Read more
YNW Melly Announces ‘Melly Vs. Melvin’ Album From Jail
Listen To Megan Thee Stallion’s “Hot Girl Summer” Feat. Nicki Minaj
Megan Thee Stallion turned “Hot Girl Summer” into an official theme song. The Houston Hottie debuted her latest single Thursday (Aug. 9) featuring Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign. Minaj hopped on the Juicy J-produced track after going on Instagram Live with Megan last week. The two hit it... Read more
Tiffany Haddish To Play Madam CJ Walker’s Daughter In Netflix Limited Series
Tiffany Haddish will appear in Netflix’s four-part limited series, Madam CJ Walker, the streaming network announced Tuesday (August 6). Blair Underwood, comedy icon Garrett Morris, Carmen Ejogo and Kevin Carroll have also joined the cast. Octavia Spencer stars as Walker and is also an executive producer on Madam CJ Walker,... Read more
A Five-Part Docuseries On Tupac And Afeni Shakur Is Coming To FX
FX will debut a five-part documentary series on Tupac Shakur and his mother, Afeni Shakur. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the cable network announced Outlaw: The Saga of Afeni and Tupac Shakur during the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour Tuesday (Aug. 6). Helmed by Defiant Ones director, Allen Hughes, the docuseries... Read more
LeBron James blasts the NCAA after its new agent criteria targeted Rich Paul
As is the case with most of the NCAA’s decisions, Tuesday’s news of a reformed agent criteria had sports fans furious at the NCAA. And now, LeBron James has checked in with a response. Basically, the NCAA had announced changes to its approved agent criteria. NBA Draft-declared players are... Read more