Queen Latifah Honored At Harvard University

October 23, 2019

Written by DJ Sight Female rap artist and actress Queen Latifah was 1 of 6 people honored at Harvard University for her contribution to black history and black culture. She received the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal. Du Bois was the 1st black student to earn a doctorate from Harvard University in 1895. CONGRATULATIONS to Queen Latifah. […]

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Joker Movie Review & Trailer

October 23, 2019

Written by Jasmine So, last night I took advantage of Half- Priced Tuesdays and finally saw the movie, Joker, starring Joaquin Phoenix. In short, it was everything I thought a Joker movie would be; dark and cynical with a dash of comedy and a sprinkling of discomfort. From the opening credits you were immediately drawn […]

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HALLOWEEN🎃SLASHER

October 23, 2019

Written by Atu In the spirit of good ole Halloween, since we’re approaching the last Saturday of October, here’s a little gem to getcha started! Get your afternoon fix with Rochester’s Best Ride Home on your number one for Hip-Hop and R&B, 1039 WDKX 🔊

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Zimmerman Sues Trayvon Martin’s Family For $100M

December 5, 2019

Written by Jazzy T As if getting away with murder wasn’t enough, George Zimmerman is now suing the family of the boy he killed for $100 million. He is also suing the prosecutors and others involved in the case that he claims rested on false evidence. Details of the case here. The neighborhood watch volunteer […]

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Lawmakers Push to Allow Alcohol Sales in Movie Theaters

December 3, 2019

Written by Jasmine Have you ever wanted to go to a movie theater to catch a great film, eat some great popcorn AND have a cocktail? Well, this dream may actually be turning into reality for movie theaters in New York state. A state bill, which has actually been in the works for years, would […]

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Jamaican Movie Star Louie Rankin Dies In Car Crash

October 1, 2019

Written by DJ Sight The Reggae community is mourning the loss of Grammy Award-winning an actor Louie Rankin. Louie Rankin was best known for starring as Ox in the movie Belly, and as Teddy Bruckshot in the Jamaican classic movie, Shottas. Louie Rankin was killed in a car crash on Monday. Rankin was filming a movie […]

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Time Traveling: Take a Look at What Manhattan Square Was Like in the ‘60s! 🎥

November 26, 2019

“Manhattan street was a short, two-block street,” says historian Emily Morry. “The neighborhood was working class, low-income, and racially diverse. It was just two months later, in September 1964, that the city announced that whole area would be part of an urban renewal initiative and completely razed.”

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Chelsea Handler’s Netflix Documentary- Hello Privilege 🎥

September 24, 2019

Written by DJ Sight So I have a Netflix suggestion for you to watch, Chelsea Handler has a documentary called Hello Privilege. In this documentary Chelsea Handler goes in on white people benefiting from their white privilege, and It’s mind blowing how some don’t recognize that it’s real. Chelsea admits that she’s benefited from it. […]

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Alicia Keys’ New Video Is A Whole Vibe! 🎥

September 24, 2019

Written by Jazzy T Alicia Keys is back with a new duet with Miguel. When it comes to R&B these are two of my favorites. The single debuted on New at 2 right here on WDKX-FM, but you really have to SEE the visual to really FEEL the vibe created by slow-motion footage, indoor rain […]

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Flex Was In The Middle of 2 Pac & Biggie Altercation at 96 Source Awards (Video)

September 13, 2019

Written by Jazzy T Flex Anderson had a week-long audition with 2 Pac for the movie Juice. Pac confronts Flex at the Source Awards moments before Suge & Pac stormed Biggie and Junior Mafia backstage. Flex heard the shots on the streets of LA when Biggie was killed! He reveals it all live with Jazzy […]

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