The Beat 1055 New Incentive Program for High School Students
WLGZ-FM The Beat 1055 will be at University Prep Charter School for Young Men (UPREP) this week to premiere...
Nick Cannon and Friends Coming To Rochester
ROCHESTER, NEW YORK—The cast and crew of the popular Hip-Hop embedded comedy improv show “Wild ‘N Out Live”—as seen...
Upcoming Rochester Pop-up Shop Is An Example of Kwanzaa’s “Cooperative Economics” Principle
Rochester, New York—On Saturday, December 29 from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m., local celebrity photographer Christopher Cardwell of GoodKnews...
Chance The Rapper Asks For Help Finding His Aunt A New Kidney
Chance the Rapper hit up Twitter on Thursday (May 23) to ask fans for help with finding his aunt a new kidney. “I really need help,” Chano tweeted. While he didn’t elaborate on his aunt’s medical condition or status, he insisted that she needed a new organ immediately. “My... Read more
Lil Kim And Lil Cease Reunite, Resolve Differences At Biggie Birthday Dinner
Brooklyn rap legend and fashion icon Lil Kim started her career with The Notorious B.I.G. in the early ‘90s, and on what would’ve been the latter’s 47th birthday, Kim honored his life and reunited with her Junior M.A.F.I.A. cohorts. On Tuesday (May 21), Kim hosted the first annual B.I.G.... Read more
Five-Part Tupac Documentary Series In The Works
Tupac Shakur’s estate has entered an agreement with famed director Allen Hughes to produce a thorough documentary on the former’s life, Deadline reports. Hughes inked a deal with the slain rapper’s holders that’ll feature content of poetry and never-before-heard recordings. Per the news site, it’s being described as “the... Read more
Rapper T.I. Makes Visit to Brooklyn All Boys School Remixes One Of The Oldest Bible Scriptures In His Message
Believe or not… the rapper T.I. is not only walking the walk, but has a prophetic word bubbling in his belly. During a recent trip to St. Paul Community Baptist Church, where he spoke to several students at the Imagine Me Leadership Charter School, he remixed one of the... Read more
Grand Jury Indicts Eric Holder For Murder Of Nipsey Hussle
Eric Holder has been in indicted for fatally shooting Nipsey Hussle and injuring two others, the Los Angeles District attorney announced in a news release Tuesday (May 21). A grand jury indicted the 29-year-old suspect on one count of murder, two counts of attempted murder and assault with a... Read more
Kodak Black’s Fingerprints, Gun and Rental Car Linked to Shooting, Feds Say: Report
Kodak Black is reportedly facing more legal trouble. According to a report TMZ published on Monday (May 20), fingerprints, a gun and a rental car in Kodak’s name have been linked to a shooting that went down in Pompano Beach, Fla. on March 7. Federal prosecutors allege that someone in... Read more
Travis Scott Donates Merch Sales to Planned Parenthood
Travis Scott performed at the 2019 Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, Ala. on Friday (May 17). In wake of the new anti-abortion laws that have many people in an uproar, La Flame decided to donate profits from sales of his merch to Planned Parenthood, a non-profit organization that... Read more
He Won: Lil Nas X Teams Up With Wrangler for Capsule Collection
Lil Nas X’s clever Wrangler name drop on his No. 1 hit “Old Town Road” has resulted in a limited edition capsule collection with the denim retailer. Announced Monday (May 20), the Wrangler Lil Nas X Collection comes in conjunction with Columbia Records and features behind the scenes gems... Read more
Deontay Wilder obliterates Dominic Breazeale in first round with emphatic knockout punch
Here comes “Trouble.” And down he went. Mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale said all the right things in the buildup to Saturday’s heavyweight title bout at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. But Deontay Wilder’s explosive right hand ultimately made all the bad blood shared between them a moot point. Wilder... Read more
Chris Brown Fuels Baby No. 2 Rumors
Chris Brown sparked a rumor that his current girlfriend, Ammika Harris, is pregnant with his second child after commenting “BM BAD” on one of her pictures. A user commented: bm…? baby mama WOAH.” The singer firmly responded, “Yup.” View this post on Instagram Fans are speculating #ChrisBrown wasn't joking... Read more