Black Star

‘SNL’ Monologue From Dave Chappelle Drawing Claims of Antisemitism

The national director of the Anti-Defamation League tweeted concerns about the opening SNL monologue from special host Dave Chappelle. Jonathan… Read More

November 14, 2022

Watch Black Star Perform Tracks From ‘No Fear of Time’ on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Black Star made their SNL debut performing two new tracks from their latest album, No Fear of Time Black Star… Read More

November 13, 2022

Black Star Putting on Surprise New York City Concert Days After ‘SNL’ Appearance

Black Star will be putting on a special late night performance days after their appearance on Saturday Night Live. It's… Read More

November 11, 2022

Some ‘Saturday Night Live’ Staff Writers Are Reportedly Boycotting Dave Chappelle Hosting Gig

Dave Chappelle's hosting gig on Saturday Night Live isn't sitting well with staff writers, who are reportedly protesting the comic's hosting… Read More

November 10, 2022

Dave Chappelle is Hosting ‘SNL’ with Musical Guest Black Star

Dave Chappelle will host Saturday Night Live for the third time. This time, he will be brining along Black Star… Read More

November 6, 2022

Yasiin Bey Rocks “White Lies Matter” Shirt, Seemingly in Response to Kanye West’s Shirt

On Thursday, Black Star member Yasiin Bey wore a crewneck that read 'White Lies Matter,' opposing Ye's recent controversial statements.… Read More

October 7, 2022

Yasiin Bey Asks Black Star Fans To “Value” Their Creative Process

While visiting People's Party with Talib Kweli, Yasiin Bey called out Black Star fans for not understanding their partnership with… Read More

October 5, 2022

‘Drink Champs’ Finally Drops Its Dave Chappelle & Black Star Episode

Drink Champs hosts N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN take to Ohio in a new episode with Black Star, Dave Chappelle and… Read More

September 12, 2022

Widow of MF DOOM Says Music Executive Refuses To Return His Rhyme Books

Jasmine Dumile, widow of DOOM, claims that music exec Eothen “Egon” Alapatt of Now-Again Records will not return the rapper's… Read More

September 8, 2022

Dave Chappelle, Talib Kweli & Yasiin Bey’s ‘The Midnight Miracle’ Podcast Is Coming To Vinyl

Two fan-favorite episodes of Dave Chappelle, Talib Kweli and Yasiin Bey-hosted Luminary podcast The Midnight Miracle are coming to vinyl. Ohio's own… Read More

August 16, 2022

Dave Chappelle, Black Star & Donnell Rawlings ‘Drink Champs’ Episode On Hold

Black Star, Dave Chappelle and Donnell Rawlings were set to appear on podcast Drink Champs last month, but the episode… Read More

June 12, 2022

How Rappers Are Trying To Lead Innovative Ways Of Distributing Music

Black Star with their podcast and Kanye West with his Stem Player are among the acts rolling out albums in… Read More

May 20, 2022

Black Star Sound Motivated In Long-Awaited ‘No Fear of Time’ Album

On No Fear of Time, Talib Kweli and Yasiin Bey — as Black Star — sound motivated and excited to… Read More

May 6, 2022

Black Star Releases ‘No Fear of Time,’ Their First New Album in 24 Years

Black Star has released their first album in 24 years, No Fear of Time. The album is produced by Madlib… Read More

May 3, 2022

From Surprise Reunions To A New Album: A Timeline Of Yasiin Bey And Talib Kweli’s Black Star

With Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli's new Black Star album finally being released on May 3, here's a timeline of… Read More

May 2, 2022

Black Star Release “Mineral Mountain” Collab with Black Thought & Madlib

From their new album No Fear of Time, releasing May 3rd, Black Star recruits Black Thought and Madlib on lead… Read More

April 11, 2022