Jay Z Holds The Tidal Torch To Change Music

Jay Z Holds The Tidal Torch To Change Music

Jay Z is bringing in the launch of his new streaming service, TIDAL. Jay Z recently acquired European streaming giants, TIDAL and WiMP, and as of today, the two services will co-exist under the name TIDAL. The rapper and business mogul is making an announcement of the launch at 5 P.M. today, so tune in […]



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Mumia Abu-Jamal Hospitalize In Pottsville, Pennsylvania For Complications From Diabetes

Mumia Abu-Jamal Hospitalize In Pottsville, Pennsylvania For Complications From Diabetes

Family members and supporters of Mumia Abu-Jamal say the former death row inmate was rushed to a Pennsylvania hospital to be treated for complications from diabetes. Abu-Jamal’s wife, brother and lawyers spoke Tuesday outside Schuylkill Medical Center in Pottsville, where he was taken Monday for treatment. They say his blood sugar was dangerously high and […]

Justin Bieber's Next Album Will Have Production From Kanye West & Rick Rubin

Justin Bieber’s Next Album Will Have Production From Kanye West & Rick Rubin

Justin Bieber’s next album will feature production from Kanye West and Rick Rubin. Justin Bieber recently got roasted last night by Ludacris, Snoop Dogg, Kevin Hart, and even Martha Stewart. Judging from a recent interview with USA Today, though, the 21-year-old from London, Ontario, might be having the last laugh. Biebs talked about the ups, […]

Kendrick Lamar Reveals Meaning Behind "To Pimp A Butterfly" Album Title

Kendrick Lamar Reveals Meaning Behind “To Pimp A Butterfly” Album Title

Kendrick Lamar shares that “To Pimp a Butterfly” wasn’t the original title of his latest album. To Pimp a Butterfly is still sitting at #1 on the charts, though two weeks after its release, Kendrick Lamar just shared some revelatory information about his most ambitious project to date. In an interview with MTV, Kendrick explains […]

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Azealia Banks Explains Why She Doesn’t Date Black Men

Azealia Banks is ever-plentiful in the controversial statements department. Next up, the “Ice Princess” rapper gives her views on dating black men. In a selfie post on her Instagram, Banks was asked why she “dates old white dudes with money,” to which she offered an interesting reply: Because black men take black women for granted […]

Jay Z Holds The Tidal Torch To Change Music

Jay Z Holds The Tidal Torch To Change Music

Jay Z is bringing in the launch of his new streaming service, TIDAL. Jay Z recently acquired European streaming giants, TIDAL and WiMP, and as of today, the two services will co-exist under the name TIDAL. The rapper and business mogul is making an announcement of the launch at 5 P.M. today, so tune in […]

Suge Knight Collapses In Court As Bail Is Set At $25 Million

Suge Knight Collapses In Court As Bail Is Set At $25 Million

Just moments after his bail was set at $25 million, former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight collapsed in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom Friday morning. Los Angeles Fire Department officials wheeled a gurney into the courtroom and assisted Knight, who was unconscious, his attorney said. “Just, bam,” Matthew Fletcher said. “He’s unconscious right now.” Knight’s […]

Sam Smith Lost 14 Pounds in Two Weeks

Sam Smith Lost 14 Pounds in Two Weeks

A lot can happen in two weeks — just ask Sam Smith! The Grammy-winning singer/songwriter revealed a stunning 14-lb. weight loss on Instagram on Tuesday — and he did it in just 14 days! Giving a shout-out to nutritional therapist and author of Eat. Nourish. Glow. Amelia Freer, Smith posted a photo of himself holding […]

Body Of Black Man Found Hanging From A Tree In Mississippi

Body Of Black Man Found Hanging From A Tree In Mississippi

The FBI is investigating the death of a black man who was found Thursday hanging in a tree in rural Mississippi, officials confirmed. The man, identified by his family as Otis Bird, a 54-year-old river boat employee, was found in a wooded area near his rural home in Claiborne County, according to law enforcement officials. […]

Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly (Album Stream)

Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly (Album Stream)

Kendrick Lamar has surprised everyone with an early release of his new album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’. The project comes with 16 records and features from Snoop Dogg, Thundercat, James Fauntleroy, Ronald Isley, Rapsody and more. Here is a free stream of the entire thing, which can be purchased on iTunes. 1. Wesley’s Theory (feat. […]

Method Man Speaks About The Tension In Ferguson And Eric Garner On MSNBC (Video)

Method Man Speaks About The Tension In Ferguson And Eric Garner On MSNBC (Video)

Hip-hop legend and Wu-Tang clan member, Method Man made headlines when he spoke out during the aftermath of Eric Garner’s death in his hometown of Staten Island, New York. Now, he’s speaking out about the ongoing unrest and police tensions in Ferguson, Missouri following the resignation of Police Chief Thomas Jackson and the shooting of […]

Vado Ft. Chinx - Told Ya (Video)

Vado Ft. Chinx – Told Ya (Video)

In the video for “Told Ya,” the lead single off V-Day II EP, Dipset-affiliate Vado and his wingman Chinx wax lyrical in the shadow of such NYC landmarks as the Corona Park Unisphere and the Manhattan Bridge. Directed by Nimi Hendrix, the director of the web series RED DOT. Dolla Bill Kidz provides a nostalgic beat […]