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Tupac Will Join The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2017

Some say the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice I say the darker the flesh then the deeper the roots…”  022813-music-songs-tupac-keep-ya-head-up-jpg-custom1200x675x20

Rap legend Tupac Shakur will join the world renowned Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Continue reading “Tupac Will Join The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2017”

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Blackface At An HBCU

Last Tuesday Prairie View A&M University was trending heavily on social media. However it wasn’t for the excitement of upcoming homecoming activities but for a very distasteful  snapchat picture from a female student in blackface and the caption that went along with it.brooke-merino  The caption reads “When you just tryna fit in at your HBCU.” This was posted by Brooke Merino a freshman soccer player from California. Continue reading “Blackface At An HBCU”

Can Rappers Be In Two Places At Once? Or Is Someone Lying?

Earlier today club Drai’s of Las Vegas Nevada post a flyer announcing that rapper Young Thug will be performing there on October 7th. Continue reading “Can Rappers Be In Two Places At Once? Or Is Someone Lying?”

Brandon Marshall Has No Regrets After Losing Endorsements For Kneeling During The National Anthem

Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall loses another endorsement deal after continuing to kneel during the National Anthem. Marshall says that he doesn’t regret anything, not even the loss of his endorsements and that he has new ideas for what he will do next. Continue reading “Brandon Marshall Has No Regrets After Losing Endorsements For Kneeling During The National Anthem”

Kaepernick Is Not Just Another Overpaid Athlete

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Weeks ago NFL San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick decided to take a stand by sitting down during the National Anthem at one of the team’s preseason games. Kaepernick says “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color.” He has even started sporting his luxurious hair in an Afro. Continue reading “Kaepernick Is Not Just Another Overpaid Athlete”

Interview With The Cast of TV One Original Film Ringside|| Inside scoop on ATL pt 2||

This video is brought to you by The Urban Get Down & Campus LATELY .
Watch as I interview the cast of the new TV One original movie “Ringside” at a private screening in Washington D.C., at the NABJ NAHJ Convention 2016. Staring Tyler Lepley, Jackie Long, and Allen Maldonado. Written and directed by Russ Parr of the “Russ Parr Morning Show.”
Airing on TV One Sunday September 4th.

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Jesse Williams’ Dynamic Acceptance Speech at the 2016 BET Awards

The 2016 BET Awards had many wow factors that took place. From the outstanding tributes to Prince by artist such as Janelle Monae, Jennifer Hudson, Stevie wonder, The legendary Roots crew, Erykah Badu,  Bilal and an  electrifying performance by Shelia E. Beyoncé kicked of the excitement with a show stopping performance with a song off of her Lemonade album titled “Freedom.”

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 26:  Singer Beyonce (L) and rapper Kendrick Lamar perform onstage during the 2016 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on June 26, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Paras Griffin/BET/Getty Images for BET)

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