Source: Randy Shropshire / Getty Nipsey Hussle’s Legacy Gets Honored By His Loved Ones One of the toughest moments of 2019–and one that will live in infamy for the longest–was the passing of Nipsey Hussle. At the peak of his career, the Los Angeles native was senselessly murdered in front […]

View this post on Instagram As we strive to better our community, members of the @Emerging100ATL, @100BlackMenATL, and @Collegiate100ATL remain intentional about frequently engaging with one another to discover how we can support each other as change makers and impact Atlanta as ”One 100.” Thank you to our mentors of […]

Source: Saucey Farms & Extracts / Saucey Farms & Extracts Dipset Members Jim Jones and Freekey Zekey Reunite at Thanksgiving Food Drive   A Dipset reunion took place over Thanksgiving week as Jim Jones and Freekey Zekey joined Saucey Farms & Extracts founder Alex Todd for a Thanksgiving Food Giveaway […]

“Pose” Actor & Director Promotes PayPal’s ‘Give Better’ Campaign Billy Porter is encouraging everyone to embrace the spirit of giving during the holiday season. “You can give in all different kinds of ways,” Porter told us by phone from Los Angeles. “It’s not just money. You can volunteer your time. […]

Source: sam brown / power 21 Savage Treats 300 Families To Thanksgiving Dinner 21 Savage has had a wild year to say the least. He started the year with a fresh number 1 album with “I am> I Was”. Then during Super Bowl weekend was detained by ICE due to […]

Source: NBC / Getty LaRoyce Has A Secret Handshake For Everyone On Set In case you need a pick me up before your shady relatives favorite cousins arrive for the holidays, we wanted to share this touching video from our friend at “Chicago P.D.” LaRoyce Hawkins, dapping up EVERYBODY on […]

Source: Nigel Degraff / @nigeldpresents Seen on the ATL scene My City 4 Ways: Ford Celebrates All Things ATL Atlanta was on fire this weekend with an annual event celebrating all things ATL. My City 4 Ways presented by Ford took place Saturday at Atlanta’s Georgia Freight Depot highlighting notable […]

Source: Prince Williams / Getty Tyler Perry Helped Pay The Hospital Bill Of A Couple Stuck In Mexico According to TMZ, Tyler Perry continues to be the gift that keeps on giving. He recently rescued a couple that was trapped in a Mexican hospital over a $14k medical bill. An […]

Source: Prince Williams / Getty Tyler Perry Helped Pay The Hospital Bill Of A Couple Stuck In Mexico According to TMZ, Tyler Perry continues to be the gift that keeps on giving. He reportedly just rescued a couple that was trapped in a Mexican hospital over a $16k medical bill. […]

Source: Amanda Edwards / Getty “Harriet” Recounts Harriet Tubman’s Life’s Work To Abolish Slavery The costume designer charged with envisioning Harriet Tubman’s clothing when she was a young woman said he wanted to steer clear of the austere public image she had in old age. Paul Tazewell said he took […]

Source: Tibrina Hobson / Getty Chick-fil-A Will No Longer Donate Money To Anti-LGTBQ+ Non-profit The chicken sandwich game is a little bit cleaner today as iconic fowl food franchise Chick-fil-A has announced that they will no longer donate money to the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Salvation Army as […]

Source: Araya Diaz/Getty Images for Beautycon #BlackGirlMagic 14-Year-Old Curlanista Creates Natural Hair Program A 14-year-old entrepreneur is continuing to make headlines not only for her curl celebrating products but for her efforts to encourage fellow entrepreneurs. Lexi P, a Washington D.C. native, launched her Curlanista product line in 2018 centered […]

Source: FayesVision/ / WENN Kyrie Irving Gives Back To Kids In Chicago It looks like Kyrie Irving was in high spirits on Saturday, even before The Brooklyn Nets‘ win against the Chicago Bulls. The point guard was welcomed to Illinois by a group young fans, and luckily for them, he […]

Source: Paras Griffin/Getty Images for BET / Getty 2019 Soul Train Awards Winner List [Full List] The 2019 Soul Train Awards hosted by Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold took place Sunday, Nov. 17, in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Orleans Arena. A number of celebs in R&B, gospel, and soul […]

Source: Juan Camilo Bernal / Getty Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed’s Execution Halted According to the Dallas News, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has officially granted a stay and put the execution of Rodney Reed on hold. The decision was announced Friday evening after the Texas Board of Pardons and […]

Source: Daniel Grill / Getty Viral Video Of Black Dads Doing Ballet With Their Daughters There’s a super sweet video going viral of Philadelphia dads bonding with their daughters in ballet class. Last weekend an annual event at E’Chappe Dance Arts took place where the proud papas joined their daughters […]

Source: John Walder / John Walder The Artful Journey Project Launches With Event In Atlanta   This new youth initiative aims to arm students with knowledge outside of classroom walls by creating and selling original artwork to provide passports.  LeKeith Taylor is partnering with KIPP Ways Academy in Atlanta to […]

Source: MediaNews Group/Bay Area News via Getty Images / Getty Colin Kaepernick’s NFL Workout Seems Fishy Colin Kaepernick is headed to Atlanta for a very, VERY impromptu workout for whichever of the 32 NFL teams are interested in his talents. If this workout comes as a surprise to you, then […]

Source: Nerissa Jones for Urban One / Nerissa Jones for Urban One Brandy, Wale & Ne-Yo Performing At 2019 Urban One Honors, Tickets On Sale Now Urban One Founder and Chairwoman Cathy Hughes today announced the honorees, performers, and presenters for the prestigious annual URBAN ONE HONORS event on Thursday, […]

Source: My Touch Weddings / My Touch Weddings Jemele Hill And Ian Wallace Exclusive Wedding Photo Jemele Hill and Ian Wallace are now, officially, wife and husband. The adoring couple said their “I do’s” and all that mushy stuff at Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, California this past weekend […]

View this post on Instagram #ANewMontgomery is on the horizon, and we’ve got several days of events planned to mark this historic occasion. Be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook and Instagram pages tomorrow for some important inauguration event updates you won’t want to miss. Stay tuned for […]

Source: John Greim / Getty Waffle House Customers Hop Behind The Counter To Help Employee When it comes to Waffle House, there’s always going to be some sort of headline circulating–and this one is about as Waffle House as it gets. A Birmingham, Alabama location of the restaurant was slammed […]

Source: FayesVision/ / WENN NASA’s “Hidden Figures Receiving Congressional Gold Medals The exceptional history-making black women who were highlighted in the film “Hidden Figures” are getting their just due. Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson will be honored with Congressional Gold medals. Vaughan and Jackson will receive their honor […]

Source: Brad Barket / Getty Meek Mill Meets With An Inmate Put In Prison For ‘Being Poor’ Meek Mill is still invested in the fight for criminal justice reform. Almost 2 years after his own release from prison, the rapper traveled to a State Correctional Institution in Phoenix to meet […]

View this post on Instagram Coming November 3rd, 2020 to a polling place near you #WhenWeAllVote A post shared by When We All Vote (@whenweallvote) on Nov 7, 2019 at 8:13am PST Michelle Obama And When We All Vote Wants You To Squad Up Michelle Obama‘s non-partisan, not-for-profit When We […]

Source: Boston Globe / Getty NFL Players Coalition Video Promotes DJDreamFund The pain of losing a child is something that most parents fear most in life. The pain of having a child murdered by lyin’ a$$ police pigs who see Black skin as a threat even more. The NFL Players […]

Source: kajakiki / Getty   Netflix’s Klaus Delivers Holiday Cheer On World Kindness Day Across the U.S   Klaus is coming to town! In celebration of World Kindness Day on Wednesday, November 13, Netflix has announced that its first animated feature film, Klaus, will help spread cheer to kids and […]

Source: colin Kaepernick / Getty Colin Kaepernick Spent His Birthday Giving Back To Oakland It seems like Colin Kaepernick is always thinking about how he can help the people around him, and he proves his selflessness time and time again. The former NFL quarterback decided to spend his 32nd birthday […]

Source: Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Alexis Ohanian Is Committed To Fighting For Family Leave After Alexis Ohanian started a paid parental leave policy for his employees at Reddit, he didn’t think he would become one of the most prominent paternal leave advocates in the United States. Since taking four months […]