Erykah Badu Honors George Floyd For His 48th Birthday

October 17, 2021

Singer Erykah Badu shared a special moment on her social media by paying tribute to George Floyd, along with his family for what would have been Floyd’s 48th birthday. At one of Badu’s tour stops in Minneapolis at the Minneapolis Armory, Badu invited Floyd’s family backstage. In a short clip seen on her Instagram story, […]

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Soulja Boy Releases New Single: ‘Squid Game’

October 16, 2021

In light of the Netflix show that is popping off on the top watched charts, ‘Squid Game,’ even Solja Boy is staying with the trends. On Thursday, the rapper recently released his new song “Squid Game” which dropped on all streaming platforms. Listeners can hear Soulja Boy rapping over the iconic instrumental of the ‘Squid […]

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Billy Porter Signs New Record Deal “Music is my first love”

October 15, 2021

Billy Porter has just signed a new deal with Island Records and Republic Records. “Music is my first love,” said Porter. “I grew up singing in the church. When I first put out commercial music in 1997, the industry was not ready for all this Black Boy Joy! But luckily the world has caught up. […]

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TIDAL Releases HBCU Homecoming Playlists

October 15, 2021

Welcome to homecoming season, the time of year when alumni of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCU) gather for homecoming, weeklong celebrations of the Black college experience. On and off-campus, there are reunions at events that feature cookouts, marching bands, concerts, fashion shows, parties where old friends jam to the popular music of their college […]

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Real Queens of Hip-Hop: The Women Who Changed The Game TV Special

October 14, 2021

Set Your DVR for Monday (Oct. 18) at 10 p.m ET on ABC. That when Real Queens of Hip-Hop: The Women Who Changed The Game is set to air. Documenting the role of women in the birth and growth of Hip-Hop, Real Queens of Hip-Hop. Narrated by Salt of legendary rap group Salt-N-Pepa. What have […]

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Mary J. Blige Said “I didn’t know about breast cancer or mammograms until I was 40”

October 13, 2021

Mary J. Blige is leading a new breast cancer campaign. Mary confessed she ignored testing and mammograms until she was 40.“My aunt died from breast cancer, and my grandmother died from cervical cancer, and one of my aunts just died from lung cancer,” Mary J. Blige said on in a panel discussion organized by bosses at […]

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Deon Estus, Wham! Bassist, Dead at 65

October 13, 2021

This past Monday, October 1tth, Deon Estus, the longtime bass player for Wham! and George Michael, passed away at age 65. A message was shared to his Twitter account: It is with real sadness I post that Deon Estus passed away This Morning. Deon was mostly known as the third member of Wham! Deon was […]

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Cardi B Jokingly Tweets How She Will React To Adele’s New Music

October 12, 2021

If you follow Adele, then you might be aware that she is slated to make her comeback on the scene with her new single “Easy On Me” this Friday. Ahead of this long-awaited release, she shared a snippet of the track featuring an emotional ballad. Cardi B heard this ballad and took to Twitter to […]

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JAWAN Drops ‘Cause & Effect’ Single

October 11, 2021

Rising R&B artist JAWAN has faced some crossroads in his life. A few years ago, while recovering from a vocal injury, he was studying classical music and musical theater in Mississippi but had no passion for them. JAWAN stated: “At that point, I never want to sing another note of a song that I don’t […]

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NBA YoungBoy Makes Hip Hop Music History

October 10, 2021

YoungBoy Never Broke Again has made Hip Hop music history as he is the first Hip Hop artist to release a number one album in three consecutive years. The 137,000 first-week units for Sincerely, Kentrell was good enough to beat out Drake’s Certified Love Boy, which slipped to the number two spot, bringing in 135,000 […]

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