50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassination Memoriams
  https://www.ajc.com/news/national/photos-remembering-martin-luther-king-50th-anniversary-assassination/eMYF7BOs1UjFlGYrw98G9L/new.html   http://mlk50.civilrightsmuseum.org/   http://content.time.com/time/onedream/   00 Read more
Cardi B drops new Bartier Cardi feat. 21 Savage video
Kendrick Lamar Rapping Over Classic Dr. Dre Beats!
Kendrick Lamar spitting over instrumentals from Dr. Dre’s and NWA’s  Classic, “The Chronic”, “2001”, and “Straight Outta Compton”.   The Damn. Chronic may be one of the most rap conservative things ever put together, especially as it relies mainly on a lot of Kendrick’s less idiosyncratic and more formative pre- Section.80 material... Read more
SZA’s release ‘Broken Clocks’ Video
The nostalgic feel of SZA’s “Broken Clocks” brought plenty of hidden gems  for fans to discover.   Released Thursday (Mar. 29) the video takes us on a journey to Camp CTRL.   Her video opens with a rendering of the famous “Wake up” scene from Spike Lee’s School Daze with the same hazy... Read more
A Tribe Called Quest Teams Up With Vans for New Sneaker Collection
According to Billboard:  There’s great news for A Tribe Called Quest fans: Vans has partnered up with the legendary hip-hop collective and Sony Music’s merchandising company The Thread Shop to release a line of sneakers paying homage to the group’s music and pop culture influence since the early ’90s. The collection includes Slip-On, UltraRange, Old Skool,... Read more
Cardi B  ‘Invasion of Privacy’ Album Release Date & Cover Art
In an Instagram post Monday (Mar. 26), Cardi B stuns in her album cover, decked in a futuristic black and white checkered suit, white-rimmed sunglasses and a yellow wavy pixie cut. The record, titled Invasion of Privacy, will be out April 6. She captioned the image: “My album cover !!!... Read more
New Music: Desi Back- Amazing (feat. Stuie Vuitton)
STREAM HERE Rochester’s Own Desi is back and has always had a passion for music. His father Charles Felton had a band called Living Rough but sadly passed at a tender age in 2004. Desi continues his father’s legacy and always remember his last words “Never Stop Doing Music”.... Read more
Listen and Win: Tickets To BYP Date Night Auction
The Urban League of Rochester’s Black Young Professionals (BYP) organization is in its sixth year of hosting their annual date night auction. The event is held to raise money for  Urban League’s Black Scholars Program. To date, the young professionals group has raised over $20,000 for the Black Scholars... Read more
BET Partners With YouTube To Bring Back ‘Freestyle Fridays’ – Looking for MCs
BET’s bringing back #FreestyleFridayBET, the ultimate video-upload contest seeking out the best undiscovered MCs around the world. Staying true to its roots from ‘106 & PARK’ the contest will have MCs from across the globe to show off their best rhymes!” the BET website reads. So, here’s how the rap competition... Read more
Craig Mack Dead: Diddy, Lin-Manuel Miranda and More Celebs React to Rapper’s Death
According to US:  Paying their respects. Members of the entertainment industry took to social media on Tuesday, March 13, to remember him following the news that rapper Craig Mack had died at age 46. Craig Mack, the rapper whose “Flava in Ya Ear,” one of the most important rap songs of... Read more