Don Toliver — “Bandit” Don Toliver was having a big year before he even revealed any new music. After all, he and his partner Kali Uchis recently announced that they were expecting their first child together. And now, the Cactus Jack star delivers new music of his own in the form of “Bandit.” Producer ReidMD […]

The Hollywood landscape is changing after the WGA/SAG strike and although the unions battled for - and won - most of the concessions they wanted, Issa Rae says it could be bad news for Black creatives.

Actor and comedian Deon Cole is about to bless the comedy world with a third Netflix hour-long stand-up special, and if you’ve seen the first two, you know you’re not going to want to watch the new one with a mouth full of water, because, yeah, that’s definitely going to end up everywhere. Now, before […]


Ice Spice — “Think U The Sh-t (Fart)” Ice Spice surprised audiences with her breakout single “Munch (Feelin’ U).” She was a newcomer then but she’s since proven her hit-making capabilities with “Bikini Bottom,” “In Ha Mood” and “Deli,” among others. So it comes as less of a surprise then, that her latest snippet spawned […]

Jaleel White is set to bring his personality and comedy stylings to the game show world by hosting CBS Media Ventures’ syndicated program The Flip Side. The show, which is scheduled to launch this fall, is the “first official syndicated greenlight for next season,” according to Deadline. While it hasn’t been decided which CBS stations […]

We’ve heard plenty from Black celebrities about things they are often pressured to do behind the scenes by gatekeepers in their respective industries in order to succeed. Katt Williams even touched on it a little in his viral (to put it mildly) interview with Shannon Sharpe on Club Shay Shay. Now, Louisiana rapper Dee-1 is […]

The Coachella lineup for 2024 has been announced and Doja Cat, Tyler the Creator, Ice Spice, Victoria Monet, Jon Batiste and Lil Yachty made the cut when it comes to R&B and hip hop acts.


Nicki Minaj f. Future — “Press Play” Nicki Minaj continues to build upon her Pink Friday 2 LP. After releasing a couple of bonus tracks, the New York superstar is back with another addition. This time around, she delivers her new Future-assisted banger, “Press Play.” Pluto kicks things off with his signature flow over ATL […]

The good news is that the Prince Estate announced last week that the classic movie 'Purple Rain' will become a stage musical as it celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.


Kid Cudi — INSANO Kid Cudi kicks off the new year with new music. The multi-hyphenate Ohio star returns with 21 new tracks in the form of INSANO but he isn’t going insane alone. In fact, Travis Scott, Lil Yachty, Pharrell Williams, Young Thug, and Lil Wayne appear on this new body of work. Meanwhile, XXXTentacion […]

In 2019, rapper 21 Savage was arrested and detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the federal agency known as ICE.

Mercedes-Benz has tapped will.i.am once again for the MBUX Sound Drive; a new technology that provides drivers an interactive music experience.