Kanye West has made his sold-out jewelry line available for purchase at a popular Parisian retail store. The “Flashing Lights” hitmaker released his debut collection bling back in April in collaboration with top jewelry maker Jacob Arabo, a legend among hip-hop circles, also known as Jacob the Jeweler, who has serviced rap royalty such as […]

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Best know for delivering hit singles, such as his break-out record “Hands Up, Get Low,” Kystylis is back with a whole new EP entitled “KC In Atlanta.” Originally from Kansas City, the EMPIRE signee spent some time in Atlanta that made a serious impact on him; “I feel like a part me is ATL, from […]

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Detroit, MI – John Boyega’s latest role in the movie Detroit adds a new layer to his already storied career just a few years. Boyega plays Melvin Dismukes, a black security guard mired in the middle police murder and attempted cover up during the 1967 civilian uprisings in Detroit. Dismukes was a complicated character whose […]

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Detroit, MI – The young careers Jason Mitchell and Algee Smith have already been promising. Breaking out as Eazy-E in 2015’s Straight Outta Compton and Ralph Tresvant in this year’s New Edition biopic respectively, both Jason and Algee’s trajectory couldn’t be higher. Kathryn Bigelow’s visceral and harrowing new movie Detroit based on real events brings […]

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JAY-Z has dropped a new video for “Moonlight,” one 10 tracks (or 13 when talking about the physical copy) from his celebrated 4:44 album. Kicking f with a snippet Whodini’s “Friends,” the star-studded affair is based on the long running sitcom, Friends. It finds appearances from Insecure actor Issa Rae, Get Out breakout star Lil Rel Howery, comedian […]

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Brooklyn, NY – One Hip Hop’s most notorious proponents in recent years, “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli, was found guilty fraud on Friday (August 4). According to MSN, a Brooklyn jury deliberated for five days before finding Shkreli guilty on three counts. Shkreli was facing eight counts in total, ranging from securities fraud and conspiracy to commit securities […]

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Rapper Drake has swapped Cristal for matcha tea, as the rapper has been revealed as a major investor in a rapidly expanding energy drink brand. According to editors at Esquire magazine, the “Hotline Bling” star is one the main investors in brand MatchaBar, which has recently expanded with a new location in Los Angeles and […]

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Officials in Georgia have reportedly asked bosses at Live Nation to cancel R. Kelly’s concert later this month as he continues to battle sex “cult” allegations. The “I Believe I Can Fly” hitmaker is facing allegations he manipulated several women into coercive sexual relationships. Kelly has already axed four U.S. tour dates in Louisiana, Texas, […]

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The fall television lineup for BET is set to feature two veteran Hip Hop figures. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson’s variety comedy showcase 50 Central is scheduled to debut on Wednesday, September 27 at 10:30 pm ET/PT. 50 Central is a 30-minute show, hosted by the G-Unit general, that will feature hidden camera pranks, musical performances, and A-list celebrity guests. […]

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One the most impressive young leaders the American trap scene, California-based , will choose one lucky winner to have a wine and cheese date with him at next weekend. The two day festival will take place in Baltimore from August 12th to 13th, and features a stacked lineup with upcoming and established artists from every […]

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How does one define REZZ? It’s a question that musicians, critics, and fans alike have pored over throughout the artist’s brief, but momentous musical tenure. Once dubbed by the masses as the “female Gesaffelstein,” Isabelle Rezazadeh has since transcended this reductive – albeit, highly laudable – characterization, to create a style that is entirely her […]

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heartfelt original “Honest” has just received its ficial remix package with some very unlikely producers at the helm. The stand out on the 6 track EP goes to Los Angelean SAVI, who made a seismic impact with his recreation Bob Marley’s with Marley’s daughter Cedella back in May. Since then he’s seen a steady climb […]

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