The Brooklyn Nets Trade Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks

The Brooklyn Nets Trade Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks The Brooklyn Nets Kyrie Irving era is officially over! After requesting another trade for the second time in less than a year, the Brooklyn Nets honored the wish of trading their talented, yet mercurial basketball player. According to multiple reports, Irving will now join another… Continue reading The Brooklyn Nets Trade Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks

Urban One Inc’s Reach Media Announces Ralph Tresvant as Host of ‘Love and R&B’

Ralph Tresvant

Today, Urban One Inc’s Reach Media and Radio One announced that Ralph Tresvant, lead singer of famed supergroup New Edition, is now the new host of the network’s long-running syndicated show “Love and R&B,” heard nightly on all affiliate stations, effective February 13. David Kantor, CEO of Urban One’s Reach Media and Radio One audio… Continue reading Urban One Inc’s Reach Media Announces Ralph Tresvant as Host of ‘Love and R&B’

Pittsburgh Steelers Mourn Death of Super Bowl-Winning Running Back Sidney Thornton

A two-time Super Bowl-winning running back who played for the Pittsburgh Steelers has recently passed away according to the team. The NFL team made the announcement that former running back, Sidney Thornton died this week via their Twitter account on Wednesday. “We are saddened by the loss of former Steelers RB Sidney Thornton.” We are… Continue reading Pittsburgh Steelers Mourn Death of Super Bowl-Winning Running Back Sidney Thornton

Damon Dash Disclosed That Jay-Z Offered $1.5M For His Stake In Jay’s First Album, ‘Reasonable Doubt’

Damon Dash Disclosed That Jay-Z Offered $1.5M For His Stake In Jay’s First Album, ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Roc-A-Fella Records, birthed by Damon Dash, Kareem Burks, and Shawn Carter AKA Jay-Z became a hot commodity in part because of the marketing, the business, and of course, the artistry of Jay-Z. Dash revealed recently that many years after… Continue reading Damon Dash Disclosed That Jay-Z Offered $1.5M For His Stake In Jay’s First Album, ‘Reasonable Doubt’

Missy Elliott is First Female Rapper Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Missy Elliott is First Female Rapper Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Two legendary hip-hop acts have been nominated to be inducted into this year’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation announced that Virginia native, Missy Elliot and New York City’s very own A Tribe… Continue reading Missy Elliott is First Female Rapper Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Chad Johnson Admits Saving At Least 80 Percent Of His Salary By Wearing Fake Jewelry and Flying Spirit Airlines

Chad Johnson Admits Saving At Least 80 Percent Of His Salary By Wearing Fake Jewelry and Flying Spirit Airlines With a reported high percentage of professional football players going bankrupt after their playing days are over, one popular former NFL player has stated that he was able to save at least 80% of his earnings… Continue reading Chad Johnson Admits Saving At Least 80 Percent Of His Salary By Wearing Fake Jewelry and Flying Spirit Airlines

Flavor Flav Admits to Spending Up to $2,600 Daily on Drugs in the Past

Flavor Flav Admits to Spending Up to $2,600 Daily on Drugs in the Past Public Enemy‘s Flavor Flav reveals in a recent interview with DJ Akademiks that his drug habit was so bad and expensive that he typically spent up to $2,600 daily to feed his habit. William Jonathan Drayton Jr., better known to us… Continue reading Flavor Flav Admits to Spending Up to $2,600 Daily on Drugs in the Past

During Black History Month, AMC Theatres Offering $5 Tickets for Select Black Movies Like ‘Wakanda Forever’ and ‘Woman King’

If you haven’t gotten the chance to view some current Black movies that may be considered classics in the coming years, now is your chance! According to Variety, in celebration of Black History Month through the end of February, AMC Theatres will be showing several Black movies throughout the month for only $5 per ticket.… Continue reading During Black History Month, AMC Theatres Offering $5 Tickets for Select Black Movies Like ‘Wakanda Forever’ and ‘Woman King’

Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Jalen Hurts Reportedly in Line for ‘Monster Extension’ After Season Ends

With being the starting quarterback for a Super Bowl team, win or lose, Philadelphia Eagles player, Jalen Hurts will be getting a contract extension after the season is officially over according to a report by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Hurts will be entering the last year of his rookie contract where is he scheduled to… Continue reading Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Jalen Hurts Reportedly in Line for ‘Monster Extension’ After Season Ends

Patrick Mahomes, Jalen Hurts Make History As First Two Opposing Black Starting Quarterbacks in Super Bowl

Patrick Mahomes Jalen Hurts Make History As First Two Opposing Black Starting Quarterbacks in Super Bowl Barring injury, history will be made in less than two weeks at the upcoming Super Bowl. For the first time in NFL history, both starting quarterbacks will be of African descent. Plus, Rihanna is the featured halftime performer, making… Continue reading Patrick Mahomes, Jalen Hurts Make History As First Two Opposing Black Starting Quarterbacks in Super Bowl

7-Time NBA Champion Robert Horry Ejected From Son’s Basketball Game After Screaming at Referee

Robert Horry Ejected From Son’s Basketball Game After Screaming at Referee Former NBA champion Robert Horry was filmed being ejected from his son’s high school basketball game last week after he was viewed yelling at a referee from the bleachers. TMZ posted a video of the moment the seven-time NBA Finals champion was tossed out… Continue reading 7-Time NBA Champion Robert Horry Ejected From Son’s Basketball Game After Screaming at Referee

Spike Lee Slated to Receive British Film Institute Fellowship

Another honor is being bestowed upon legendary filmmaker Spike Lee this year. The British Film Institute has announced that it is presenting the director, writer, actor, producer, and author with a BFI Fellowship on Feb. 13, 2023. This is the highest honor that can be given by the organization. Lee said in a written statement:… Continue reading Spike Lee Slated to Receive British Film Institute Fellowship

Master P Named Chairman Of The Board For New ECommerce Platform, Launch Cart

Master P Named Chairman Of The Board For New ECommerce Platform, Launch Cart No Limit Soldier, Master P has expanded his empire to include an e-commerce website that bills itself as an alternative to Shopify. The company, Launch Cart has announced that Percy Miller better known as Master P has been appointed Chairman of The… Continue reading Master P Named Chairman Of The Board For New ECommerce Platform, Launch Cart

Video: Bethune-Cookman Football Player Shown Sharing Helmet with Another Teammate During Game

More concerns about the conditions at Bethune-Cookman University that should question how administrators handle things at the school have surfaced in a video posted on social media this week. The financial status of the school’s program has been questioned as student-athletes have stated that players have to share equipment. A video posted on Twitter by… Continue reading Video: Bethune-Cookman Football Player Shown Sharing Helmet with Another Teammate During Game

Client Relationship Manager at Usain Bolt’s Investment Firm Admits to ‘Borrowing’ Funds From Clients’ Accounts

Jean-Ann Panton Admits to ‘Borrowing’ Funds From Clients’ Accounts After discovering that he is missing $12.7 million from an account with a private investment firm in Jamaica, Usain Bolt had given the firm 10 days to return the money to his account. According to Nationwide News Network, a client relationship manager at the investment firm… Continue reading Client Relationship Manager at Usain Bolt’s Investment Firm Admits to ‘Borrowing’ Funds From Clients’ Accounts