Arts & Entertainment

The Cassius crew is back with another installment of Black Watch, our picks to get you right for the weekend if you plan on settling in on your couch and streaming something entertaining, with Black people in it.

It's time for three of the most significant figures in music history to get their flowers.

Diddy says he was planning on recreating his Joker costume for Halloween this year but was blocked.


Megan Thee Stallion — “Cobra” Megan Thee Stallion sheds skin and slithers into a new era with “Cobra.” The Texas superstar hisses mightily and turns the page on her career with this newly-released introspective banger. “Breaking down and I had the whole world watching,” she exclaims in the song’s opening line. “Every night, I cried […]


One probably shouldn’t expect Carey to be shaking in her Christmas boots right about now. It’s Mariah Carey, y’all. Come on now.

Jay-Z's exhibit at the Brooklyn Public Librar led to an exclusive interview with 'CBS Morning's' Gayle King.

Shout out to Black people across the diaspora doing big things globally. Edward Enninful, the editor-in-chief of British Vogue, has just been named the most influential Black person in the UK, according to Powerful Media’s 2024 Powerlist, which celebrates the achievements of people of African, Caribbean and African American heritage in the fields of business, science, […]


Kid Cudi — ILL WHAT I BLEED Kid Cudi is seeing red with the release of his newest track. After dropping the Star Trek-inspired “Heaven’s Galaxy,” Cudder unveils his newest joint, “ILL WHAT I BLEED.” The Cleveland star says this isn’t exactly a single from his upcoming album. Instead, he says it’s “just a lil […]

If you've low-key been following along with Deion Sanders' Colorado Buffs team to get your motivational fix, now you can take it with you.

Common‘s been writing bars for decades, but now he’s lending his pen to a different venture. The Chicago rapper is ready to write his third book entitled, AND THEN WE RISE: A Guide To Loving And Taking Care Of Self. Common announced the news Wednesday on his Instagram, telling his followers that the book –dropping […]


Jay Rock f. Ab-Soul — “Blowfly” One half of Black Hippy connects in a new dawn for Top Dawg Entertainment as Jay Rock enlists Ab-Soul for his newest single, “Blowfly.” With his signature husky voice, the Watts MC handles the verses here while Soul mans the hook. “I’m guaranteed to give you what you need, […]

With a lot more time on her hands after retiring from tennis last August, Serena Williams quickly found something else to pour herself into. The tennis star is ready to open up to her fans about her life on the tennis court and beyond in the form of books with a Random House backing. Yes, […]