Michael B. Jordan, Serena Williams and MaC Venture Capital Partner Are Giving Founders From HBCUs A Chance To Be Awarded $1 Million

Michael B. Jordan, Serena Williams and MaC Venture Capital Partner Are Giving Founders From HBCUs A Chance To Be Awarded $1 Million The Invesco QQQ Legacy Classic, which will be showcasing the talents of basketball athletes this December with a tournament that will feature several Historically Black College and University (HBCU), has announced a collaboration… Continue reading Michael B. Jordan, Serena Williams and MaC Venture Capital Partner Are Giving Founders From HBCUs A Chance To Be Awarded $1 Million

Nas Partners With MasterClass to Teach the Art of Hip-Hop Storytelling

Nas Partners With MasterClass to Teach the Art of Hip-Hop Storytelling One of the most esteemed Hip-Hop storytellers is about to allow you to see the process of how he creates hit songs. Nasir Jones, better known as Nas is doing a MasterClass for aspiring storytellers. The educational platform, MasterClass has recently announced that Nas… Continue reading Nas Partners With MasterClass to Teach the Art of Hip-Hop Storytelling

Sigma Gamma Rho Donates 1 Million to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., an international collegiate and nonprofit community service organization plans to raise $1 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. This commitment comes just as the organization approaches its 100th anniversary in 2022 with the focus on celebrating this centennial milestone by reflecting on a long history of philanthropy, love for… Continue reading Sigma Gamma Rho Donates 1 Million to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Deion Sanders’ Son, Shedeur Sanders, Becomes First Collegiate Brand Ambassador For Beats By Dre

Shedeur Sanders, who is the son of former National Football League (NFL) player and current football head coach at Jackson State University, Deion Sanders, has become the youngest athlete ambassador for Apple’s Beats By Dre. According to Apple Insider, earlier this month, Apple’s Beats by Dre signed its first collegiate brand ambassador Shedeur Sanders, who… Continue reading Deion Sanders’ Son, Shedeur Sanders, Becomes First Collegiate Brand Ambassador For Beats By Dre

NCCU Men’s Basketball Coach LeVelle Moton Partners with Google

NCCU Men’s Basketball Coach LeVelle Moton Partners with Google NCCU Men’s Basketball Coach LeVelle Moton’s, Velle Cares Foundation is announcing its new partnership with Google that will begin deploying scholarships for the Grow with Google Career Certificate Program.  The foundation has limited scholarships available to cover the cost of one of four professional certification courses in… Continue reading NCCU Men’s Basketball Coach LeVelle Moton Partners with Google

J.R. Smith Enrolling at North Carolina A&T State University, Set to Join Golf Team

J.R. Smith Enrolling at North Carolina A&T State University, Set to Join Golf Team It is never too late to go to college and a former NBA player will be doing so following a successful career in the sport after spurning collegiate athletics for a professional spot. According to PGA Tour, former NBA champion J.R.… Continue reading J.R. Smith Enrolling at North Carolina A&T State University, Set to Join Golf Team

Black Thought Brings His Second Free Master Class for MCs to Carnegie Hall this October

LEGENDARY HIP-HOP ARTIST BLACK THOUGHT RETURNS FOR “SCHOOL OF THOUGHT,” HIS SECOND FREE MASTER CLASS FOR MCs, OCTOBER 25-28, 2021, AS PART OF CARNEGIE HALL’S ARTIST TRAINING WORKSHOPS   Free Workshop Provides Unique Opportunity for Rising Artists to Train with Black Thought: Developing Artistry, Examining Technical Skills, and Exploring the History of Hip-Hop MCs Now Invited… Continue reading Black Thought Brings His Second Free Master Class for MCs to Carnegie Hall this October

Master P’s College-Bound Son, Hercy Miller, Signs Groundbreaking $2 Million Brand Ambassador Deal After NCAA Rule Change

Master P’s College-Bound Son, Hercy Miller, Signs Groundbreaking $2 Million Brand Ambassador Deal After NCAA Rule Change Well, he DID tell us previously that he had negotiated a product deal that could make his son a multi-million dollar college athlete. Now there is “No Limit” to what his son can accomplish! Reports have been circulating… Continue reading Master P’s College-Bound Son, Hercy Miller, Signs Groundbreaking $2 Million Brand Ambassador Deal After NCAA Rule Change

Hip-Hop Artist Cordae Partners With Disney & ESPN To Fund HBCU Scholarships

GRAMMY®-nominated and acclaimed Hip-Hop artist Cordae Amari Dunston is collaborating with Disney Dreamers Academy, which is held at Walt Disney World, and ESPN’s The Undefeated to award scholarships to youth from underrepresented communities attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Cordae is also a featured artist on Liberated / Music For The Movement Volume 3… Continue reading Hip-Hop Artist Cordae Partners With Disney & ESPN To Fund HBCU Scholarships

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Signs With the William Morris Agency, Launches ‘The Excellence Program’ for Aspiring Executives

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Signs With the William Morris Agency, Launches ‘The Excellence Program’ for Aspiring Executives Sean “Diddy” Combs continues to make moves as he navigates his career in several directions. The “Bad Boy” has recently signed with the William Morris Agency and he also launches an initiative for people who aspire to become executives… Continue reading Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Signs With the William Morris Agency, Launches ‘The Excellence Program’ for Aspiring Executives

Ciara and Russell Wilson Officially Opens the Why Not You Academy

Ciara and Russell Wilson Officially Opens the Why Not You Academy Back in October 2020, Seattle Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, singer Ciara Wilson, along with the Why Not You Foundation, had announced the official launch of its first-ever Why Not You Academy in the state of Washington. Now, according to an Instagram post by Wilson, the “WHY… Continue reading Ciara and Russell Wilson Officially Opens the Why Not You Academy

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Ready to Launch New High School in Los Angeles

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Ready to Launch New High School in Los Angeles The successful team of legendary hip-hop music producer Andre Young, also known as Dr. Dre, and former Interscope Records’ honcho Jimmy Iovine, continue to thrive in their collaborative efforts. The “Beats By Dre” duo, who have successfully launched an innovative arts… Continue reading Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Ready to Launch New High School in Los Angeles

Megan Thee Stallion to Provide One Student a Full-Ride Scholarship to Attend Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment at Long Island University

Megan Thee Stallion to Provide One Student a Full-Ride Scholarship to Attend Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment at Long Island University Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, who the world knows as Megan Thee Stallion is making money moves towards the advancing of a young student looking for higher education. The Grammy Award-winning musician… Continue reading Megan Thee Stallion to Provide One Student a Full-Ride Scholarship to Attend Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment at Long Island University

Pharrell Williams is Accepting Applications From Low-Income Families in Virginia For New Private School ‘Yellowhab’

Pharrell Williams is Accepting Applications From Low-Income Families in Virginia For New Private School ‘Yellowhab’ Virginia native Pharrell Williams is doing his part to make sure low-income families are “happy” with their education goals. The musician/entrepreneur is launching a private school for those who can’t afford to send their children to a regular private school.… Continue reading Pharrell Williams is Accepting Applications From Low-Income Families in Virginia For New Private School ‘Yellowhab’

Baltimore Ravens Owner Donating $4 Million for Maryland HBCUs In Honor Of Ozzie Newsome

Baltimore Ravens Owner Donating $4 Million for Maryland HBCUs In Honor Of Ozzie Newsome The owner of the National Football League‘s Baltimore Ravens has made a financial contribution to several Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the Maryland area. Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and his wife, Renee, will honor Ravens’ longtime personnel executive and… Continue reading Baltimore Ravens Owner Donating $4 Million for Maryland HBCUs In Honor Of Ozzie Newsome