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Childish Gambino “This Is America” Explained

Childish Gambino “This Is America” Explained

Over the weekend, Actor Donald Glover both hosted “Saturday Night Live” and was the musical guest as his rap/R&B alter ego, Childish Gambino. Glover as Gambino premiered two new songs on “SNL,” titled “Saturday” and “This Is America.” “This Is America” lit up social media after its debut. You will need to watch it more than…MORE

The Clown Prince Of Hip Hop!! Biz Markie

The Clown Prince Of Hip Hop!! Biz Markie

BIZ MARKIE CONTINUES TO DJ, MAKE TV AND MOVIE APPEARENCES, AND AND MORE. BIZ MARKIE DEFINATELY GOES ON MY LIST AS ONE OF THE GREATEST IN HIP HOP CULTURE! CHECK THE BLOG:MORE

Sade is BACK after 7 years with a new single!!!!

Sade is BACK after 7 years with a new single!!!!

It has been announced that director Ava DuVernay, has joined black girl magic forces with the Sweetest Taboo singer Sade on the soundtrack to her new movie A Wrinkle in Time.  DuVernay says, “My creative partnership with Sade on ‘Flower of the Universe’ was so connected that I reverse engineered the usual process and used…MORE

Erykah Badu! The Hats, The Boxes, The Music

Erykah Badu! The Hats, The Boxes, The Music

It’s impossible to sum up the amazingness (Yes! that is a word!) of Erykah Badu! Give me 1 minute to give you a taste of why she’s necessary in music and life. It might sound extreme but she actually does assist in childbirth! Discover the many hats she wears here:  MORE

Earth Wind And Fire

Earth Wind And Fire

Earth wind and fire were more than just versatile, They brought a cosmic mystical and eclectic vibe to music during their time. It all blended together perfectly with the writings of Maurice white and his unpredictable arrangements. The group was named after The three elements in Whites astrological charts. I found it extremely interesting that…MORE

Lauryn Hill aka L Boogie

Lauryn Hill aka L Boogie

Lauryn Hill aka L Boogie Well known for being a member of the group the Fugees. Lauryn Hill’s studio album titled The Miseduction of Lauryn Hill is on the list of me and most of my friends top favorite album in LIFE.   The album sold approx 8 million copies with hits like Doo Wop…MORE

Al Green was kicked out for…WHAT!!?

Al Green was kicked out for…WHAT!!?

GUESS WHO GOT KICKED OUT OF THE HOUSE AFTER BEING CAUGHT LISTENING TO A JACKIE WILSON RECORD? AL GREENE!!! AL GREENE IS DEFINATELY ONE OF THOSE ARTIST THAT MOST OF US GREW UP LISTENING TO BY DEFAULT OF OUR PARENTS. NOW FOR ME, FEELING AL’S MUSIC WAS SOMETHING THAT I HAD NO CHOICE IN. IT…MORE

New Jack Swing, BlackStreet, & Harlem! We’re talking Guy!

New Jack Swing, BlackStreet, & Harlem! We’re talking Guy!

Aint nothing like getting paid on a Friday! If you’re a seasoned 30 year old, like me, that Johnny Kemp song “Just Got Paid” will easily come to mind. That song, along with other famous joints in the 90’s like Bobby Brown’s “My Prerogative were written by the creators of New Jack Swing. I’m talking…MORE

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Queen Latifah to Produce and Star in ‘The Equalizer” Reboot

Queen Latifah to Produce and Star in ‘The Equalizer” Reboot

CBS has officially ordered the pilot for an Equalizer reboot produced and stared by Hip Hop royalty Queen Latifah. According to reports from Deadine, Latifah will play a mysterious person who uses her skills to help those in need. This arc is similar to the character Robert McCall, recently made popular by Denzel Washington’s portrayal in the two Equalizer films…

Terry Crews recieves MASSIVE Backlash following Gabrielle Union Comments

Terry Crews recieves MASSIVE Backlash following Gabrielle Union Comments

Terry Crews is getting dragged on social media for his recent comments towards ex-coworker Gabrielle Union being fired from Americas Got Talent for having hair that was deemed “too black”. At first Crews seemed sadden by the news of Union being fired tweeting “You’re the best Gabrielle! You will be missed!” but then his stance…

Kobe Bryant To Be Inducted Into Basketball Hall Of Fame

Kobe Bryant To Be Inducted Into Basketball Hall Of Fame

  It has been reported that Kobe Bryant will be honored in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame as part of its 2020 class. He is a first-ballot nominee and will be placed in the hall of talented inductees with the final selections in April. CLICK HERE for more info

Top 5 Things You Need To Know Today (01-28-20)

Top 5 Things You Need To Know Today (01-28-20)

Grandmother pleads for teenage suspect to return woman’s car A family is pleading for a teenage suspect to return a mother’s car. Metro Police said the teen carjacked the woman at gunpoint at the October Homes Apartments in Madison on Thursday. The woman had her children with her at the time. The grandmother of those…