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Watch The Trailer For Amazon Studios Latest Thriller ‘Them’

The 1950s-sets the first season of Amazon’s horror anthology thriller show called Them. From breakout creator Little Marvin and executive producer Lena Waithe, Them is a limited anthology series that explores terror in America.  Them stars Deborah Ayorinde and Ashley Thomas as Lucky and Henry Emory, the Black parents of two daughters who move their family from rural […]

FBI Arrests U.S. Capitol Rioter After Trying To Hide In Africa

According to a report from The New York Post, a United States citizen accused of participating in the deadly U.S. Capitol riots in January was arrested in New York after being deported from Kenya. 32-year-old Isaac Sturgeon was arrested by the FBI upon his arrival at JFK Airport this past weekend and appeared in court […]

Rotimi Teams Up With Crown Royal to Celebrate ‘Coming 2 America’

Rotimi received a 2-for-1 for being apart of the legendary Coming to America franchise. In addition to playing the role of “Idi Izzi,” the Power actor has become the latest ambassador for the Canadian whisky brand, Crown Royal. He speaks to the importance of the Barbershop and why it is a staple within the Black […]

[WATCH] Timbaland’s Wife Gives Him His Original Beat Machine For His Birthday

Real love is forever and super producer Timbaland’s wife shows that she is in the know about what her hubby loves too. For the Beat God’s 49th born day, his wife Monique blessed him with the piece of ingenuity that helped him create most of his most memorable hits; the coveted Esoniq ASR 10. Check […]

Happy 49th Birthday To Super Producer Timbaland! Top 5 Timbaland Smash Hits

When the phrase ‘super producer’ is uttered, not many names come to mind. Names like: RZA, Dr. Dre, DJ Premier, Pete Rock, The Neptunes, Jermaine Dupri, and Kanye West are among the high ranks that have earned the title. Today however, we celebrate the birth of one who help to shape the scope of both […]

Feds Unveil Evidence Against Casanova’s Co-Defendant To Deny Bail

According to an exclusive report from VladTV, federal prosecutors continue to attempt to keep all of the Untouchable Gorilla Stone Nation members behind bars as they reveal more details about the feds claim is the leader of the alleged gang. Pictures of handguns with extended clips that were allegedly owned by Ahmed “Ammo” Walker are […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Kyle Lowry Isn’t a Fan Of All His Trade Talk

Kyle Lowry isn’t a fan of all the NBA chatter going on involving himself. Lowry took to his Instagram Story on Tuesday to shoot down the recent rumors about his future with the Toronto Raptors. From Kyle Lowry’s desk : — Kayla Grey (@Kayla_Grey) March 9, 2021 “The lies people tell in the media […]

NIKE Announces Economic Empowerment Partnership with National Urban League and Investments in Local Organizations Major U.S. Cities

Nike, has announced its new Black Community Commitment partner, National Urban League, focused on economic empowerment and investments in local organizations in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Memphis, and St. Louis with the aim to fuel education, economic empowerment, and social justice. Nike cites the belief in the National Urban League and their mission of helping […]