New Details on Kodak Black’s Arrest

New Details on Kodak Black's Arrest

Upcoming South Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on Thursday in Hallandale Beach, and new details have become available about the incident. 18-year old Kodak Black, whose real name is Dieuson Octave, and a passenger were parked at a building known for drug dealing just before 12:30 p.m. Thursday, according to Hallandale Police. Police say Kodak Black’s passenger, Wisdom Williams, handed cash to two males and in exchange, he received a large bag “with a … Continue reading

Aretha Franklin Speculates on Prince’s Death

Aretha Franklin Speculates on Prince's Death

The cause of death has yet been established in the sudden passing of Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Prince, early Thursday (April 21). Most news outlets have stopped short of supposing a motive, saying only that Prince was found unconscious in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate in Minneapolis, and pronounced dead shortly after 10:00 a.m. But as an investigation into the untimely tragedy has taken it’s course, so has speculation come to … Continue reading

Lil Wayne Receives Key to the City

Lil Wayne Receives Key to the City

Lil Wayne was gifted a key to the city of Lafayette in his home state of Louisiana, and Mayor-President Joel Robideaux made sure the key was made into a one-of-a-kind gold chain. Robideaux told the New Orleans rapper, “We want to present to you a very special key to the city that we made specifically for you. One of a kind, nobody else has it. … That’s the only one in America. Thank you, sir.” This came … Continue reading

County Officials Mad About Yo Gotti Video

County Officials Mad About Yo Gotti Video

Yo Gotti shot a music video inside the Henry County Courthouse, and neighbors and county officials are not happy about it. Yo Gotti shot the profanity-laced video for “Law” last month, but the county manager and board of commissioners say they never gave permission to shoot inside the courthouse. Neighbors say they don’t like the language used in the video. “Wow. Is that how we want to represent our community?” business owner Annette O’Banion said. … Continue reading

Yara Shahidi Lands Modeling Contract

Yara Shahidi is young, Black Hollywood on the rise. The 16-year-old Black-ish star is building a successful career. In addition to juggling AP classes (currently she’s plunged herself into biochemistry classes), a tv series, appearing on other series (she plays a young Olivia Pope on ABC’s Scandal)…she can add model to the list. Yara has been signed to New York’s Women Management and now has a new outlet to dabble in for creative expression and … Continue reading

Kodak Black Arrested (VIDEO)

Though the charges are still unknown, it appears that South Florida rapper Kodak Black has been arrested. The news comes courtesy of DJ Akademiks, who obtained a video of Kodak being led into the backseat of a police SUV. The persons who filmed the video can be heard yelling out, “Project Baby!” referring to Kodak’s nickname as well as the title of his first mixtape. Kodak Black was just arrested. — DJ Akademiks (@IamAkademiks) … Continue reading

Prince Dies at 57 at Paisley Park

Aretha Franklin Speculates on Prince's Death

The hugely popular and acclaimed musician Prince has died at his home in Minnesota at the age of 57, his publicist has said. Police were called to a medical emergency at his Paisley Park estate earlier on Thursday, US media reported. An investigation is underway. Prince became a global superstar in the 1980s, with albums such as 1999, Purple Rain and Sign O’ the Times. He sold more than 100 million records during his career. Born Prince … Continue reading

DJ Khaled Added To Beyoncé’s Formation World Tour

DJ Khaled has just told the world that he has been added to Beyoncé‘s Formation World Tour. DJ Khaled shared the news via his Instagram page this afternoon. While the video makes his addition look like it is a DJ Khaled tour featuring Beyoncé, he wrote a very appreciative caption thanking King Bey immensely. Today I proudly announce a major milestone in my career. Today’s announcement is a major accomplishment in my life. In other words … Continue reading

Dej Loaf Shines with Her New MAC Lipglass

Even though Detroit-native Dej Loaf is small in stature, her swagger and influence are skyscraper height. Dej Loaf is one-of-four female musical icons working with MAC under the Future Forward initiative. The foursome also includes Halsey, Tinashe and Lion Babe. Dej Loaf’s caramel-tinged lip glass was made to create a glass-like finish and contains jojoba oil to help soften and condition the lips. It can be worn on its own or over lip pencil or … Continue reading


Usher is a man of many talents and he’s taking a stab at playing boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard in upcoming film Hands Of Stone. The film follows the life of Panamanian fighter Roberto Duran (played by Edgar Ramirez) from 1968 when he began fighting at 16 to his retirement at age 50 in 2002. The film’s synopsis reads: In June 1980, he defeated Sugar Ray Leonard (Usher Raymond) to capture the WBC welterweight title, … Continue reading