Category: Entertainment

R. Kelly Arrested on Child Porn, Sex Trafficking Charges … New Indictment for Racketeering

According to TMZ, Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn want to make sure Kelly remains behind bars until trial. In a letter to a federal judge, they say Kelly is a...

Lil Nas X Opens Up About His Decision To Come Out As Gay

According to BuzzFeed News,  Lil Nas X has opened up about his decision to come out as gay last week, explaining he hopes that by going public with his sexuality, he...

Nicki Minaj to perform in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia said Wednesday that hip-hop star Nicki Minaj will perform in the ultraconservative kingdom as it sheds decades of restrictions on entertainment. The female...

Chris Brown’s Outburst of Colorism Leaves Many Confused

CANDIDLY SPEAKING: My high school teacher always stressed to the Afro-American students in her classroom that there was no such existence of Good or Bad hair.  She went...

Kendrick Lamar and more of the biggest names in hip-hop to headline new music festival

You might be thinking, “Another music festival?” But the inaugural three-day Day N Vegas sounds like a hip-hop lover’s dream. The festival kicks off...

Missy Elliott First Female Hip Hop Artist Inducted to Songwriters Hall of Fame

Iconic rapper and songwriter Missy Elliott has become the first female hip-hop artist to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Elliott, 47, was inducted into...

Taraji P. Henson Speaks before Congress on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health

While addressing Congressional Black Caucus Emergency Taskforce about mental health, an emotional Taraji P. Henson opened up about trauma she suffered in her past and...

Forbes Confirms Jay-Z as Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

The rapper Jay Z, born Shawn Carter, who grew up in one of Brooklyn’s most notorious housing projects, “has accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals $1bn,...

Central Park Five miniseries “When They See Us ” Should be watched at your own pace

Netflix is made for bingeing, but filmmaker Ava DuVernay thinks that audiences should watch her Central Park Five miniseries “When They See Us ” at their own...

Jason Mitchell cut from MTV Movie & TV Awards nomination amid misconduct allegations

MTV on Wednesday cut Jason Mitchell from contention at next month’s MTV Movie & TV Awards following reports of alleged misconduct by “The Chi” actor. MTV said...