Janelle Monáe Joins Onto The Black Music Collective Pre-Grammy Event

Janelle Monáe Joins Onto The Black Music Collective Pre-Grammy Event

For years, people have criticized the Grammys for historically recognizing white artists over talented Black and brown musicians, and this year the Recording Academy received similar backlash. Three musicians nominated for Best Children’s Album even asked for their nominations to be removed this year in protest of the all-white category. But the Recording Academy is trying to appease their critics…

Fredo Bang Ft. Moneybagg Yo “Doin My Dance”

Fredo Bang Ft. Moneybagg Yo “Doin My Dance”

Still hitting the dance. Fredo Bang does his dance in this wet and wild music video featuring Moneybagg yo. Directed by DrewFilmedIt, the twerked-filled video captures the two doing their money dance with a bountiful of stacks and bikini-clad ladies dancing from the kitchen to the outdoor pool. The collaboration is off Fredo Bang’s recent In The Name Of Gee…

Yaya Mayweather Clowned For Whining About Pooh Shiesty & Lil Durk Song

Yaya Mayweather Clowned For Whining About Pooh Shiesty & Lil Durk Song

Yaya Mayweather whined for the DJ to turn off Pooh Shiesty and Lil Durk’s “weak ass song” “Back In Blood”. Yaya Mayweather has been living her best life after giving birth to her first child. The socialite has been partying during Floyd Mayweather’s birthday week, posting videos of herself on a yacht, which were picked apart by fans who called her…

Davido Delivers A Breezy Tiny Desk Concert From His Living Room

Davido Delivers A Breezy Tiny Desk Concert From His Living Room

Nigerian Afropop star Davido is the latest artist to grace the Tiny Desk “stage,” delivering a soulful at-home concert from his living room. Splitting the difference between comfy and fashionable styles, he posts up on a stool with his various awards statues prominently displayed and his band occupying whatever free space they can find. He breezes through a set that…

Shy Glizzy “Paint The Town Red”

Shy Glizzy “Paint The Town Red”

Glizzy’s town road. Shy Glizzy revisits his Young Jefe 3 with his new video. Directed by Moshpxt, the dramatic clip centers Shy Glizzy in the bing while a female informant meets with a detective and recounts the rapper’s meeting with the mob and a murderous hit involving money. Earlier this month, Shy Glizzy released his latest single “White Lies“, produced…

“The Simpsons” Star Harry Shearer Steps Down From Voicing Black Character

“The Simpsons” Star Harry Shearer Steps Down From Voicing Black Character

“The Simpsons” voice actor Harry Shearer relinquishes the role of Dr. Hibbert, and “The Cleveland Show” star Kevin Michael Richardson is set to play the Black character from now on. Hollywood appears to finally be taking diversity and representation seriously, as news surfaces that yet another white actor has stepped down from voicing a Black animated character. Harry Shearer, a famed…

Burna Boy And Becky G Team Up With ‘Rotate’

Burna Boy And Becky G Team Up With ‘Rotate’

As streaming breaks down the barriers of music globally, more and more artists have teamed up across genres and borders to create some truly fascinating combinations. Today we get a great example as Los Angeles-born reggaeton artist Becky G and Nigerian Afrofusion artist Burna Boy link up on “Rotate.” Built on a signature reggaeton beat, the song blends the two…

Young Buck, Drumma Boy “Ashtray”

Young Buck, Drumma Boy “Ashtray”

Bombs 3 Young Buck and Drumma Boy’s empties their ashes and do the math for the haters in their new video. In support of their upcoming Back On My Bullshit, Vol. 3 on Friday (Feb. 26), the two pull up in a tricked-out pickup truck and calculate their ends in a red-lit room. Last week, Young Buck released his latest…

Bobby Shmurda’s Release Sparks YNW Melly Debate

Bobby Shmurda’s Release Sparks YNW Melly Debate

Fans are divided on whether YNW Melly should be released from jail. YNW Melly has passed the two-year mark since he was arrested on double murder charges for allegedly killing his two partners YNW Juvy and YNW Sakchaser. The Florida rapper remains in police custody as he awaits his trial. His co-defendant, YNW Bortlen, was released on bail but authorities are keeping…

Freddie Gibbs Reveals Secret Instagram On The ‘Joe Rogan Experience’

Freddie Gibbs Reveals Secret Instagram On The ‘Joe Rogan Experience’

Freddie Gibbs has built a reputation as one of the funniest rappers on Twitter and today, he brought that off-color sense of humor to the Joe Rogan Experience podcast. In the four-hour conversation, Gibbs, Rogan, and comedian Brian Moss talked boxing, Freddie Gibbs’ wild, secret Instagram profile, and more. You can check it out at the link below. Meanwhile, Gibbs…