World Cup: Will Smith to Perform at Closing Ceremony with Nicky Jam
Will Smith will perform at the closing ceremony of the soccer World Cup at Moscow’s Luzhniki stadium this Sunday (July 15). He will sing “Live it Up,” the tournament’s official song, alongside U.S. singer Nicky Jam and Kosovar singer and songwriter Era Istrefi. Further details of the closing ceremony have... Read more
Owner of Bills and Amerks will start running Blue Cross Arena next month
Mayor Lovely Warren announced at a 1 p.m. news conference that Pegula Sports and Entertainment will take over management of Blue Cross Arena beginning Aug. 1. The owners of the Rochester Americans, Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bills could take over interim management of Blue Cross Arena as soon as... Read more
YG Arrested in Las Vegas For Felony Robbery Charges
YG has reportedly turned himself in to Las Vegas authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest on Thursday (July 12). He was charged with a felony robbery, but was released after posting $20,000 bail. The arrest stems from a chain snatching incident at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas back... Read more
Pusha T Launches Hip-Hop App
Called heir, the app lets users vote up or down on their favorite music. Pusha T is making a technology play. The rapper has teamed with tech entrepreneur Summer Watson, who has worked at TuneIn and Playdom, to launch hip-hop app heir. The app, which is now taking sign-ups... Read more
Queen Latifah Gets Emotional Talking About Her Mother’s Death
In March 2018, actress, singer and emcee, Dana Owens, better known as Queen Latifah, lost the love of her life, her mother Rita Owens. The two, who famously walked red carpets together and once acted alongside each other on the hit series Living Single, had a solid mother-daughter bond.... Read more
Drake Fans Think They Know Who Keke Is From “In My Feelings”
Keke is that you? The dance challenge Drake‘s “In My Feelings” has brought on is still going strong with new videos being uploaded to Instagram and Twitter on the daily. Now that the viral love is slowing dying down, fans have been forced to really ask themselves the obvious question: who is... Read more
Hall of Fame won’t mention Terrell Owens at induction ceremony
There will not be any mention of Terrell Owens during the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony in August. In fact, the Hall of Fame is excluding Owens from the event entirely, according to executive director Joe Horrigan. “The focus is on the guys who are here,” Horrigan... Read more
Cardi B & Offset Welcome Baby Girl Kulture Kiari Cephus
Cardi B and Offset announce the birth of their new baby daughter, Kulture Kiari Cephus. For those keeping score, the day has finally come. Cardi B and Offset, hip-hop’s latest power couple, has officially welcomed their new baby into the world. Cardi took to Instagram to announce their daughter,... Read more
Papa John’s Founder Uses N-Word During Conference Call
It appears that John Schnatter, the founder of the pizza chain Papa John’s, is in hot water once again in terms of making racist remarks. On Wednesday (Jul. 11), Schnatter responded to reports stating that he used the N-word during a conference call, stating that the reports are indeed... Read more
LeSean McCoy denies allegations that he abused his ex-girlfriend
LeSean McCoy says allegations made on social media that he abused his ex-girlfriend are “totally baseless and offensive claims.” In an Instagram post, a friend of McCoy’s ex, De Cordon, posted a graphic photo of Cordon bruised and covered with blood. The friend, Instagram user @miamor_i_adore, claims the abuse... Read more