Kanye West’s Yeezy Brand Reportedly Worth An Estimated $1.5 Billion
Kanye West has always said his Yeezy brand is the biggest streetwear brand in the game, and it turns...
Big Sean Blasts EA & NFL For “Madden 19” Censorship Of Colin Kaepernick
Big Sean finds it “disappointing” and “appalling.” Towards the end of July, EA Sports revealed the official soundtrack to...
YG Donates $150K To Girl Code LA: “I Respect The G Code”
YG put his money where his mouth is and donated $150,000 to Girl Code LA to help young female...
LeBron’s home debut overshadowed by brawl
By the end, LeBron James‘ home opener as a Laker wasn’t about him. It was about a rare, actual punches thrown NBA fight that saw Houston’s Chris Paul, and Los Angeles’ Rajon Rondo and Brandon Ingram ejected. All are likely to face suspensions. It was also about another Lakers’ loss,... Read more
Amy Schumer Joins In Protest Spirit, Turns Down Super Bowl Ads
When Maroon 5 was announced as the Super Bowl LIII’s half time performer for February 2019, the decision was met with split concerns. On one side, the masses were angry that a Super Bowl being held in Atlanta seemingly neglected to select an artist from the area, or even an... Read more
Netflix Abruptly Cancels ‘Luke Cage’ After Two Seasons
After streaming the Marvel series for two seasons, Netflix is saying goodbye to Luke Cage . The company announced the cancellation Friday (Oct. 19) in a joint statement with Marvel Television thanking the show’s cast and crew for bringing the super hero drama to life. “Unfortunately, ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage will not return for... Read more
Hip-Hop Made Up 71 Percent Of Top 10 Hits In Third Quarter Of 2018: Report
Hip-Hop’s influence reigns supreme. No surprises here. According to a new report by Hit Songs Deconstructed, Hip-Hop dominated this year’s charts so much so that 71 percent of all Top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 Songs chart betwen July and September of 2018 were tracks primarily belonging to the... Read more
Mega Millions jackpot enters ‘uncharted territory’ at record $1.6 billion
Yes, that headline is correct: The Mega Millions jackpot is at $1.6 billion. With a B. All eyes were on the latest drawing Friday night, when the jackpot was at an already mind-boggling $1 billion. However, with no ticket matching all six numbers drawn — 15, 23, 53, 65,... Read more
Rihanna Rejected Super Bowl Halftime Show in Support of Colin Kaepernick
Rihanna turned down an opportunity to headline the halftime show at Super Bowl LIII in a show of support to Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who has been exiled from the NFL following his anthem protests. The news was first reported by Us Weekly that the Anti singer... Read more
J Prince Sr. Speaks on Pusha T: ‘We Could Smash Him Any Time We Choose To’
At this point, we are aware of the fact that J Prince Sr. does not play when it comes to his adopted son, Drake. The Rap-A-Lot Records CEO  recently released a new book entitled, The Art & Science of Respect. In regards to promoting the book, he linked up with TMZ... Read more
WNBA players call out new G League contracts, and they have a point
The NBA Developmental League, recently branded as the G League, announced Thursday it would offer $125,000 to top prospects as an alternative to the one-and-done route in the NCAA. Naturally, this made headlines as an interesting alternative to college for top prospects before reaching the NBA. But WNBA players... Read more
Wale’s “Lotus Flower Bomb” Could Be About Solange
“Lotus Flower Bomb” is one of those tracks from this decade eligible for classic status. The track, penned by Wale and featuring Miguel is all about love but could also be about Solange Knowles. On Saturday (Oct. 13), the rapper responded to a fan on Twitter who was curious about... Read more
Kobe Bryant Dropped From Animation Festival Jury
Kobe Bryant has been dropped from the jury of the Animation Is Film Festival, following an online protest over his 2003 rape allegation. Bryant won an Academy Award this year for his animated short film, “Dear Basketball.” He was scheduled to serve on the jury for the animation festival, which... Read more