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Fans Are Disappointed Gangsta Boo Was Left Off 2023 Grammys’ ‘In Memoriam’

Gangsta Boo was omitted from the "In Memoriam" segment during the 65th Grammy Awards. Fans took to social media to… Read More

February 5, 2023

Kendrick Wins Best Rap Album at the 2023 Grammys With ‘Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers’

During his acceptance speech at the 2023 Grammy Awards, Kendrick Lamar shared he was thankful for the culture and his… Read More

February 5, 2023

Questlove Says Will Smith Dropped Out of 2023 Grammys Performance

Questlove gives some insight behind the slated hip-hop tribute happening during the 65th Grammy Awards. It’s no secret that this… Read More

February 5, 2023

The Best Red Carpet Looks at the 2023 Grammys

The 65th Grammy Awards red carpet received some stellar looks from Doja Cat, Cardi B, Lizzo, and countless others. You… Read More

February 5, 2023

Miami Gets Heckled For Unveiling of Black History Month-Themed Police Cruiser

The city of Miami was mocked on social media on Thursday after Mayor Francis Suarez unveiled a Black History Month-themed… Read More

February 3, 2023

Jon Stewart Slams Media For ‘Salivating’ Over Tyre Nichols Footage

Jon Stewart and writer/comedian Kasaun Wilson recently discussed how the death of Tyre Nichols has been sensationalized in the media.… Read More

February 2, 2023

Barrett Strong, Motown Artist and Songwriter, Has Died

Barrett Strong, a founding artist of Motown Records with breakthrough single "Money (That's What I Want)", has died. Barrett Strong,… Read More

January 30, 2023

Memphis Police Releases Bodycam Footage of Deadly Tyre Nichols Beating

The city of Memphis has released four videos showing the beating that killed Tyre Nichols earlier this month. Trigger warning:… Read More

January 27, 2023

‘Till’ Director Chinonye Chukwu Calls Out “Misogyny” & Racism in Hollywood After Oscar Snub

Till director Chinonye Chukwu called out the Oscars committee after her film received no 2023 Academy Awards nominations. Chinonye Chukwu has… Read More

January 25, 2023

‘Rick and Morty’ Will Continue Without Co-Creator & Star Justin Roiland

Adult Swim has terminated their relationship with Justin Roiland, co-creator, executive producer and star of hit series Rick and Morty.… Read More

January 25, 2023

Reparations for Black San Francisco Residents Could Be $5 Million if Proposal Is Accepted

Made by SF's African American Reparations Advisory Committee, the proposal would give $5 million to eligible Black residents in the city. San… Read More

January 20, 2023

Florida Halts AP African American Studies Program, Claiming It “Lacks Educational Value”

Florida governor Ron DeSantis has blocked the College Board from moving forth with an Advanced Placement African American Studies program.… Read More

January 19, 2023

New Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Coretta Scott King Monument In Boston Met With Criticism

A new Boston monument titled "The Embrace" portrays a hug between the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta… Read More

January 17, 2023

Family of Gap Band Sues BMG After Allegedly Failing to Pay “Uptown Funk” Royalties

The family of late Gap Band members Robert and Ronnie Wilson have sued BMG for unpaid royalties on 2014 song… Read More

January 16, 2023

Meek Mill Pardoned By Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf

On Thursday, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf granted Meek Mill clemency on a 15-year-old drug and weapons charge. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom… Read More

January 13, 2023

‘Rick and Morty’ Co-Creator Justin Roiland Charged With Domestic Violence

Justin Roiland, co-creator and star of Rick and Morty, is facing domestic violence charges from a 2020 incident with a former… Read More

January 13, 2023