Singing Legend Mary Wilson Dies At 81; Had Stopped Touring In 2011 As Health Reportedly Began To Decline

Legendary singer Mary Wilson, whose career spanned decades, passed away at her California home late Thursday night, according to press reports. She was 81. Ms. Wilson reportedly ... Continue Reading →

Oprah Winfrey’s Mother Passes Away

Ms. Vernita Lee, the 83 year old mother of media queen Oprah Winfrey, passed away on Thanksgiving Day. Ms. Lee and her famous daughter repaired a relationship that had been ... Continue Reading →

“Moolah” Rapper Young Greatness Shot And Killed At New Orleans Waffle House While Facetiming Manager: report

New Orleans rapper Young Greatness, who topped the charts with his 2015 mega hit song, “Moolah”, was shot and killed at a Waffle House in New Orleans early Monday ... Continue Reading →

Rapper Mac Miller DEAD At 26: Alleged Overdose

Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller has died from an alleged overdose, according to reports. He was 26 years old. Miller first emerged onto the music scene a decade ago and was an ... Continue Reading →

Aretha Franklin’s Family Calls Preacher’s Eulogy “Offensive and Distasteful”

Days after Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin was laid to rest, the controversy surrounding the eulogy delivered by the Rev. Jasper Williams, Jr. continues. Williams made media ... Continue Reading →

Aretha Franklin Didn’t Leave A Will…Is A Court Fight Over Estate Looming?

Beloved Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin passed away last week after a years-long battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 76. But another battle is potentially brewing days after ... Continue Reading →

Tekashi69 Speaks On XXXTentacion’s Murder Making Him Want To Stop Trolling, End Beef: “Tomorrow Is Not Promised”

Yesterday’s murder of 20 year old Florida rapper XXXTentacion outside a Deerfield Beach, Florida, motorcycle dealership has rattled self-admitted troll rapper Tekashi69. In ... Continue Reading →

Forest Whitaker, Johnny Depp Investigate Notorious B.I.G.’s Murder in New Film, ‘City Of Lies’: Trailer

Veteran actors Forest Whitaker and Johnny Depp are the latest folks to take a closer look at the controversy and mystery surrounding the shocking 1997 assassination of rap icon The ... Continue Reading →

Report: Houston Rapper Lil Troy DEAD At 52: Best Known For 1999 Track “Wanna Be A Baller”

Houston rapper Lil Troy, who exploded onto the rap scene on the strength of his hit 1999 track, “Wanna Be A Baller”, has died, according to reports. “Baller” ... Continue Reading →

Rapper Craig Mack DEAD At 46

90s rapper Craig Mack–who was among the very first of Diddy’s Bad Boy Records artists to top the charts–has died, according to reports. He was 46. Mack is best known ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Baptist Preacher Billy Graham DEAD AT 99

Legendary Southern Baptist preacher and longtime adviser to multiple U.S. Presidents Billy Graham has died. He was 99 years old. Graham is widely regarded as the most influential preacher ... Continue Reading →

NBA Legend Jo Jo White Dies; Was Father Of Actor Brian J. White

Legendary former Boston Celtics point guard Jo Jo White passed away yesterday at the age of 71 years old. White was one of the foremost unsung heroes in NBA history, and was central ... Continue Reading →

Erica Garner Declared Brain Dead, With No Chance Of Recovery: Report

Tragedy is once again at the Garner family’s door. Three and a half years after her father was killed by NYPD officers on a busy Staten Island street, Erica Garner has been declared ... Continue Reading →

Hip Hop Podcaster and Former ‘Source’ Editor Combat Jack Dead At 48

Famed and pioneering Hip Hop icon Combat Jack, who was a former top editor of groundbreaking The Source magazine, and became one of the earliest and most influential podcasters in ... Continue Reading →

Beloved Actress Della Reese Dies At 86: Reese Kept Us Laughing And Crying For 6 Decades

Very sad news today. Veteran actress and singer Della Reese has passed away. The former “Touched By An Angel” star, who mesmerized audiences for decades, was 86 years old. Reese ... Continue Reading →