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One of the most well received collaborations is getting a second edition. The GAP and Dapper Dan have partnered up for a new DAP GAP campaign. Hype Beast is reporting that the national retailer is tapping the iconic atelier once again to bring his distinct flavor to a new collection. The initiative was announced on Giving […]

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Derek Chauvin, the ex-police officer who murdered George Floyd, has been stabbed in jail. In 2022, the former cop was ironically transferred from the state correctional facility at Oak Park Heights, Minnesota, to FCI Tucson, where he was stabbed, which is an Arizona-based medium-security prison. While concurrently serving out his 21-year bid for violating Floyd’s […]

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Earlier this year, rapper Fetty Wap was sentenced to six years in prison after he was convicted on federal charges for helping to run a drug operation in Long Island, New York. On Tuesday, the “Trap Queen” artist gave his first interview since his sentencing, and he opened up about where he is, how he […]

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Future has just added yet another notch on his already decorated belt. The Atlantia rapper has launched his first ever collection with LANVIN. On Monday, November 20 the French luxury fashion house unveiled Future’s inaugural drop. According to a press release Future drew “upon the LANVIN archives to create a unisex collection, which emphasizes his […]

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Houston’s Honeyland Festival went down November 11 & 12 in Crown Festival Park and it was a heaping helping of Black excellence in the food, beverages, music, and art industries. Urban One was proud to be an Official Media Partner and was on the ground to document the festivities that included Texas rap legend Bun […]

In 1966, Muhammad Aziz was one of three men convicted of the first-degree murder of civil rights icon Malcolm X, which occurred the year prior on February 21, 1965. Aziz and fellow convict Khalil Islam spent more than two decades in prison behind the assassination until they were released in 1985. Then, in 2021, Aziz […]

Now that Diddy is facing allegations that he physically and sexually abused his former artist and one-time girlfriend Cassie Ventura, other artists he worked with are speaking out.

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Gaudy Brooklyn Pastor Bishop Lamor Whitehead got some justice when one of the men who robbed him during a livestream service pleaded guilty.

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Philly has a new mayor and though the outcome of the race was pretty much set since she won the primary, Cherelle Parker can now officially take the title.

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A judge ruled Wednesday that lyrics written and recorded by Jeffrey Williams, aka Young Thug, can be used against the Atlanta rapper at his upcoming RICO trial. According to Vulture, Williams’ defense team has argued that the use of any of his rap lyrics in court could violate free speech, but Judge Ural Glanville disagreed […]

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Y‘all remember Amy “Central Park Karen” Cooper, right? She’s the white woman who got caught on camera threatening to weaponize the police against bird-watcher Christian Cooper, who simply demanded that she leash her dog back in 2020. For whatever reason, Newsweek gave Cooper a platform to cry her little Karen tears in the form of […]

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We’re excited to reveal that Urban One is happy to be an Official Media Partner of Honeyland 2023. The event will showcase some of the best Black talent across multiple industries, including food, beverages, music, and art.