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...
Gucci Mane’s Beef With ‘The Breakfast Club,’ Explained
Gucci Mane reignited his feud with The Breakfast Club’s Angela Yee and DJ Envy this week, calling Yee a “punk ass bitch” and threatening to slap Envy the next time they crossed paths. The comments came shortly after Gucci and the co-hosts separately addressed rumors about whether the rapper had... Read more
Suge Knight Reportedly Signed Over His Life Rights To Ray J
Suge Knight may be locked behind the G-Wall, but the former hip-hop mogul is attempting to keep the cash flow flowing. Monday (Oct. 21), TMZ reported that Suge Knight has signed over his life rights to Ray J, with the hopes that the reality television star will create some... Read more
Nicki Minaj Lists Dream Collaborations “If There Is An Album”
“If there’s an album there would be other surprises.” Nicki Minaj is celebrating the release of her Fendi collaboration but while the Queens native is promoting the partnership, she’s also answering questions on her suspected retirement from music. The Shade Room interviewed the “Megatron” rapper on her announcement to... Read more
Jussie Smollett fails to persuade judge to drop Chicago lawsuit seeking $130,000 fine
Chicago’s effort to make former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett pay a six-figure civil fine for allegedly wasting police time on an alleged hoax hate-crime claim survived Tuesday, after a federal judge denied Smollett’s motion to dismiss, according to The Associated Press. Smollett’s lawyers sought to have the lawsuit thrown... Read more
CC Sabathia Ends Pro-Baseball Career With New York Yankees
“All I ever wanted was to be a great teammate and win.” On Friday evening (Oct. 18), the New York Yankees and its fans bid adieu to longtime baseball player CC Sabathia. The 39-year-old participated in the MLB’s American League Championship match against the Houston Astros when he ruptured... Read more
Fetty Wap charged with battery
Fetty Wap has been charged with battery stemming from his September 2019 incident with a Las Vegas security guard — and incriminating footage has surfaced of the fight. © Gregory Pace/REX/Shutterstock Fetty Wap attends the Alexander Wang Fall/Winter 2017 presentation during New York Fashion Week on Feb. 11, 2017.... Read more
Watch Wendy Williams Get A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Wendy Williams has reached a milestone. After more than three decades in broadcasting, the New Jersey-born talk show host finally received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday (Oct. 17). Williams was joined by her 19-year-old son Kevin, as thousands of fans lined the streets of... Read more
Everything We Know About Kanye West’s New Album ‘Jesus Is King’
It has been a long road from Yandhi to Jesus Is King, but it appears the wait might finally be over soon. As Kanye West continues to travel around the country with his Sunday Service choir and hold multiple Jesus Is King: A Kanye West Experience listening sessions, we now have... Read more
Showtime Making a 6ix9ine Documentary Series Called ‘SuperVillain’
6ix9ine‘s story will be turned into a three-part miniseries for Showtime. SuperVillain will be produced by Rolling Stone, Imagine, and Lightbox and based on the magazine’s feature ““Tekashi 6ix9ine: The Rise and Fall of a Hip-Hop Supervillain.” “Tekashi 6ix9ine’s story fits into Rolling Stone’s history of epic narratives about... Read more
A$AP Rocky Says Beef With Travis Scott Is “Old” And “Played Out”
Harlem’s A$AP Rocky hit the stage at the Rolling Loud festival this weekend. Between his set, the uptown-bred decided to unload a freestyle for his fans. “Another victory be flawless like the skin on me, damn/Please don’t compare him and me, you offendin’ me,” Rocky rapped. Many fans assumed... Read more