Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Commemorates 112 Years of Leadership
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is the first black collegiate fraternal organization of the nine black Greek letter organizations...
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Turns 107
On Saturday, November 17, 2018, the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated turned 107 years old. According to the Theata...
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Celebrates 96 Years
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. celebrates 96 years of sisterhood, scholarship and service! The organization was founded on November...
Grammy-Winning Jazz Singer Nancy Wilson Passes Away
She died at the age of 81. The world has gained another talented angel. Grammy-winning jazz singer and legend Nancy Wilson has sadly passed away. Wilson reportedly died peacefully in her home on Thursday (Dec. 13) after suffering from a long illness, her manager, Devra Hall Levy confirms. While... Read more
Offset Doesn’t Release Solo Album Amid Separation From Cardi B
The magical hour came and left and there was no sign of Offset’s solo effort, The untitled project was slate to be released on his birthday, December 14th. But he has been unusually quiet these days after Cardi B announced that she was divorcing the Migos rapper. The cover... Read more
Kanye West Claims Drake Threatened Him And His Family
“If anything happens to me or anyone from my family you are the first suspect.” Things are growing more intense between Kanye West and Drake. Only hours after Kanye’s first rant, he hopped back on Twitter on Dec. 13, for part two. Only this time, Ye alleged that Drake... Read more
Romeo Miller Will Be Joining Cast of ‘Bad Boys 3’
Earlier this year it was officially announced that Bad Boys 3 starring Martin Lawrence and Will Smith will be happening. Although we aren’t sure if Gabrielle Union will make an appearance in the film, Growing Up Hip Hop Star, Romeo, suggested he may be. In an Instagram post, the... Read more
Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Have Officially Squashed Their Beef
“Everything is in the past.” In early Novemeber, Waka Flocka woke up from an epiphanic dream, and vowed to squash the drama in his life. Of course, said drama included a longstanding feud with his old friend Gucci Mane, with whom he had a notable falling out. “Hey Gucci,... Read more
9-Year-Old Commits Suicide After Intense Bullying Occurs At School
Nine-year-old McKenzie Adams committed suicide on Dec. 3, after experiencing intense bullying from classmates. Nine-year-old Alabama resident McKenzie Adams committed suicide on Dec. 3, after experiencing intense bullying from classmates. Her grandmother found her hanging in their bathroom. After performing CPR, McKenzie was rushed to Bryan W. Whitfield Memorial... Read more
The NFL Announces Changes in ‘Rooney Rule’ to Strengthen Diversity Hiring
The NFL can be a smoke and mirror league at times. Even with that said, a broken clock and be right two times a day. Back in 2002, the league adopted a policy called the “Rooney Rule,” a rule that requires “every franchise to interview at least one minority... Read more
Janet Jackson Inducted Into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame
The official induction will occur in March. Janet Jackson is among the many musicians who have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2019 class. Ms. Jackson, Radiohead, the Cure, Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, Def Leppard, and the Zombies are the very talented musicians who will... Read more
Curvy professor has the perfect reply after being body-shamed on Instagram
Like many college professors, Nerissa Reaves likes to dress comfortably at work. Jeans, a nice blouse and heels make her feel polished, so the teacher has turned the look into one of her go-to ensembles. These seemingly harmless wardrobe staples unexpectedly landed Reaves a wave of criticism on social... Read more
Shawn Holiday, Phylicia Fant Named Columbia Records’ Co-Heads of Urban
Columbia Records has named Shawn Holiday and Phylicia Fant Co-heads of Urban Music, it was announced today by the label’s chairman and CEO, Ron Perry. The two will each hold the title of Co-head of Urban Music. Previously, Holiday was Senior Vice President of Urban A&R for Columbia, while... Read more