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Stuntwoman Dies on the Set of 'Deadpool 2'

A stuntwoman has died on the set of Deadpool 2 . Authorities say that Joi "SJ" Harris was performing a stunt on a motorcycle when the tragic accident occurred on the movie's set in Vancouver, B.C. _informq.push(['embed'>); The details about the accident haven't been made public. However, according... Read More
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Little Girl Raps About Her Love for School

_informq.push(['embed'>); Not every 8-year-old is excited about the end of summer. But, then again, not every 8-year-old is Tszani Penn . This precocious little North Carolina 3rd grader decided that she was so excited for the start of the school year, she was going to write a rap about. Sp, that's... Read More
MC Lyte at the 2017 BET Awards held at Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA, USA

MC Lyte Jumps the Broom

Love is in the air! @essence Story Link in bio A post shared by mclyte (@mclyte) on Aug 14, 2017 at 10:24am PDT One of hip hop's first ladies has officially taken the plunge! MC Lyte , whose real name is Lana Moorer, wed US Marine Corp veteran John Wyche at the Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort in... Read More
Ric Flair and WWE Diva Charlotte arrives at The 2016 ESPYS held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA on Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

Wrestling Legend Ric Flair Recovering Following Surgery

According to the WWE, professional wrestling legend Ric Flair is recovering following surgery yesterday. This comes on the heels of the Nature Boy's agent tweeting to fans asking for "prayers & positive energy" because of some "tough medical issues." Ric had surgery today (not❤️related)am happy... Read More

Shonda Rhimes Inks Partnership With Netflix

If you're a fan of television dramas such as Scandal , Grey's Anatomy , or How to Get Away with Murder , this news may come as a surprise to you. Shonda Rhimes is taking her production company to Netflix . According to Rolling Stone , Rhimes has just signed a multi-year deal to bring Shondaland... Read More

Bruno Mars Donates $1 Million to Flint Water Crisis Aid

During a Michigan concert this weekend (August 12), pop super star Bruno Mars revealed that he had donated $1 million to aid the victim's of Flint water crisis. Mars’ announcement came during Saturday’s concert in nearby Auburn Hills, Michigan. Through partnership with the promoter ( Live Nation... Read More
Jay- Z arrives at the 2015 Costume Institute Gala Benefit celebrating 'China: Through The Looking Glass' held at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art in New York, NY on May 4th, 2015.

WATCH: The Powerful Message Behind JAY-Z's 'Friends' Recreation

The return of JAY-Z has brought a host of issues to light, both concerns personal to the rapper and larger ills facing society as a whole. In addition to Jay's life, his relationship with wife Beyoncé , and his family, 4:44 examines a topic Jay has never shied away from -- race in America. To be... Read More
Graffiti wall with Hip Hop, urban art

Google Anything to Learn the History of Hip Hop & Play DJ

On this day in 1973, a fire was lit that's been burning bright for over four decades. To mark the 44th birthday of hip hop, Google teamed has teamed up with Fab 5 Freddy to share a short video on how hip hop became what it is today. Click the image below and Google will open in a new window. Make... Read More

Tanch's Favorite 'Players Weekend' Mariners Jerseys

Props to Major League Baseball. The league is taking baby steps toward injecting some fun back into the game by allowing players to wear jerseys with their respective nicknames on Player’s Weekend, August 25th through the 27th. Considering baseball is so big on tradition, this is a big deal. The... Read More
Tamika Scott, Kandi Burruss, Tameka Cottle and LaTocha Scott of Xscape at the 2017 BET Awards held at Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA.

#TBT: Watch a Young Xscape, Plus Ryan Gosling & Justin Timberlake

A recently uncovered video of all-female R&B group Xscape was posted on Instagram. It features a very young Tameka "Tiny" Harris , Kandi Burruss , LaTocha Scott , Tamika Scott , and 5th member at the time Tamera Wynn performing on BET's Teen Summit back in the early 90's! In the short video... Read More