Are You Planning To Go See Black Panther Again?
We’re  excited to help promote the success of Black Panther. We’re proud of our recent collaboration with The Center for Youth Services and Champion Academy, raising funds to purchase tickets for their youth to watch the film during opening week by accepting the #BlackPantherChallenge, a pledge to help send... Read more
5 Reasons To Get Hyped About The 2018 ROC Awards
With the show just hours away, it’s no secret that the name of the winners for a 2018 ROC award are printed and sealed in an envelope. Close to 600 people will enter the doors of Hochstein School of Music to walk the red carpet. The swag of the evening will... Read more
Want To Win A Pair Of Customized Black History Month Kicks?
105.5 The Beat Rochester  staff stopped by Flyehi Klub at 452 West Main Street to listen in on a conversation about the Rep Your Brand Fashion Show (more information on that dope event coming soon) taking place this spring. While there, we couldn’t help but to notice the custom-designed Black History... Read more
Underneath the Mask Is Beauty and Grace Muwawa
Grace Muwawa is from the Democratic Republic of Congo. In 2007, Muwawa was sent to the United States by her mother for a better life with more opportunities. This move happened shortly after her father died from health complications.  What Muwawa didn’t know was that her journey to the “land... Read more
Lil Uzi Vert announce A Very Uzi Christmas Tour
After Lil Uzi Vert released his  “The Way Life Goes (Remix)” video with Nicki Minaj on Monday.  He then announced A Very Uzi Christmas Tour with dates on the West and East Coast. Tour dates below. 12/15 — Washington, D.C. @ The Anthem 12/16 — San Bernardino, CA. @Rolling Loud 12/17 — New York, NY. @Terminal... Read more
Rochester Elections 2017: Mayor Lovely Warren Re-elected
Lovely Warren (D) has broken another record in Rochester history as the first female to be re-elected as Mayor of Rochester. In addition to creating history, Warren plans to continue to develop opportunities for the advancement of Rochester and its residents. According to her campaign website,, Warren has established “her... Read more