Rappers XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo Murdered On Same Day

Today proved to be a bloody day in Hip Hop: two well-known rappers were both killed by gun violence on the same day–thousands of miles apart. XXXTentacion, a Florida-born artist ... Continue Reading →

Lovebug Starski, Pioneering Hip Hop Figure, Dies At 57: Coined The Term “Hip Hop”

Lovebug Starski, one of the forefathers of Hip Hop, has passed away. The pioneering DJ, record producer, MC and musician was 57 years old. Starski, born Kevin Smith, is credited for ... Continue Reading →

Quincy Jones Is STILL Spilling Tea: Says Michael Jackson DID NOT Have Vitiligo

I’m not sure many people believed that late Pop superstar Michael Jackson had vitiligo but we all played along out of respect for the iconic performer. But Quincy Jones, the ... Continue Reading →

Soul Legend, Temptations Lead Singer Dennis Edwards Passes Away Days Before 75th Birthday

Sad news for fans of Black music: Soul legend and longtime Temptations lead singer Dennis Edwards has passed away. He was 74 years old. Edwards was born in 1943 in Fairfield, Alabama, ... Continue Reading →

Longtime TV News Anchor Amanda Davis Dies After “Massive Stroke”: Davis Had Battled Alcoholism, Rebounded After Arrests, And Did Not Try To Hide Her Much-Publicized Struggles

Longtime Atlanta TV news anchor Amanda Davis passed away yesterday after suffering what has been described as a “major stroke”. Davis was one of the most well-known, locally-based, ... Continue Reading →

Lorenzen Wright’s Ex-Wife ARRESTED: Allegedly Sought To Make His Murder Appear Drug-Related

Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife has been arrested in connection with his 2010 murder. Sherra Wright was taken into custody in Riverside, California–thousands of miles away from ... Continue Reading →

Tupac Murder Weapon Found–Then Turns Up Missing?

The gun used to murder rap legend Tupac Shakur was found in the backyard of a Compton, California home in 1998–and now its reportedly missing. Tupac was murdered in Las Vegas–more ... Continue Reading →

Alleged Tupac Peen Pic Up For Sale

An alleged pic of the late rap superstar and legend Tupac’s penis is now up for auction, according to reports. The photo is said to have been taken by a former girlfriend of ... Continue Reading →

Funeral Held For Rapper Bambino Gold Saturday

    Atlanta rapper Bambino Gold’s funeral was held in his hometown of Montgomery, Alabama this past Saturday. Mourners packed into the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church ... Continue Reading →

Bambino Gold and Cousin Found DEAD In Wooded Area: Rapper Had Been Shot Before, Was Missing Nearly 2 Weeks

Horrifying and tragic news for Southern Hip Hop fans. Atlanta rapper Bambino Gold, birth name Edward Reeves, who had been missing for nearly two weeks after leaving Atlanta for a trip ... Continue Reading →

Update On Cousin Stizz Concert Shooting: Two Homicide Victims Were Aspiring Rappers, Hype Men

The two men who were shot and killed overnight at the Masquerade nightclub at Atlanta’s Underground have been identified as hype men for Cousin Fizz, and were also up-and-coming ... Continue Reading →

Robert Guillaume Changed The Perception of Black Men On TV With Groundbreaking Role

Beloved actor Robert Guillaume AKA “Benson” passed away yesterday. The celebrated and iconic actor was 89 years old. Guillaume broke barriers with his role as the back-talking ... Continue Reading →

Will We Ever Find Out Who Killed Tupac Shakur??

21 years ago today, Tupac Shakur was wounded by bullets that would claim his life less than a week later. And for 21 years, the mystery over who is responsible for the unsolved murder ... Continue Reading →

Way Back Wednesdays…Kashif Feat. Meli’sa Morgan: Love Changes

Here’s a flashback hit from the 1980s. Powerhouse singers Kashif and Meli’sa Morgan collaborated to make “Love Changes” a Top Ten hit way back in 1986. The ... Continue Reading →

Rapper Shawty Lo KILLED In Single Car Accident in Atlanta

Devastatingly tragic news from Atlanta: rapper Shawty Lo has been killed overnight in a hit and run accident in Atlanta. The Atlanta-born rapper catapulted to fame after releasing ... Continue Reading →