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NetFlix Rap Deal: Cardi B., Chance The Rapper And T.I. ...

Netflix have announced a new talent show, ‘Rhythm + Flow’, which will feature Cardi B, Chance The Rapper and T.I. as its judges. The show is billed as a “search for the next break out hip hop star” and will air in ten hour-long episodes from next autumn. Click Here to register for an audition…. Auditions take place in Atlanta, Chicago and New York, the home cities of the three judges. If you fancy your chances, you can apply here. John Legend‘s production company Get Lifted Film are ...
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Waka Flocka Extends An ‘Olive Branch’ To Brother Gucci Mane: ...

While this story is still developing, I have a feeling it’s going to turn into a show we all want to watch. True friends, coming back together after falling apart over real life incidents that has been life altering, to say the least. Waka Flocka has extended an ‘Olive Branch‘ in the direction of Gucci Mane, so let’s see how long it takes him to respond. With Keyshia Ka’oir in Gucci Mane life, I don’t think it will be long ...
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Congrats To Amanda Seales On Landing Her Own HBO Stand-Up ...

(Madamenoire) There’s nothing “insecure” about our favorite Black woke feminist who has just about had every career you can think of: actress, activist, DJ, member of musical group Floetry. But this time the comedian formerly known as “Amanda Diva” is taking her talent back to the familiar days of her one-woman-show. View this post on Instagram ✊🏽 #ibeknowinHBO A post shared by amandaseales (@amandaseales) on Nov 9, 2018 at 9:09am PST Seales will be starring in very own stand-up show ...
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Jaden Smith is Drafting the Blueprint for Gen-Z Environmentalism

(Complex) No generation has faced the harsh reality of our climate crisis more directly than Gen Z. We’re staring down rising sea levels, islands of plastic waste, rising temperatures and increasingly erratic weather. Yet in the face of these doomsday predictions, by and large, young people are stepping up to the plate. If you look to hip-hop, you’ll find the unlikely environmentalist Jaden Smith. Not yet old enough to legally drink in the US, Jaden already boasts an impressive portfolio ...
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The Game’s Message About California Wildfires Included a Conspiracy Theory

Over the weekend, The Game shared an apparent conspiracy theory with his nearly 10 million Instagram followers wondering aloud if the current inferno devastating Southern California (and possibly the other massive blaze in Northern California? It’s not clear) were started by someone attempting to divert attention from last week’s shooting at a bar in the Ventura County city of Thousand Oaks. Here’s the post he wrote, which included info on what it’s like when a blaze is bearing down on your home: In fairness, you ...
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Teases Edit Button, Thinks Follower Counts ...

(Complex)  Twitter is definitely having an identity crisis. After it was revealed that the company is considering ditching its “Like” button, CEO Jack Dorsey is now dismissing the importance of follower counts. “So when you open Twitter and you see that number is five. It is actually incentivizing you to increase that number. That may have been right 12 years ago, but I don’t think it is right today,” Dorsey said in New Delhi, according to a Slashdot report. Without a like button or a ...
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NBA 2K19 New Commerical ‘Come for the Crown’ feat. LeBron ...

Basketball star LeBron James says that every reign comes to an end. He says the coveted crown will have to be earned. As his declaration is heard, challengers drop their activities and rush to challenge the basketball superstar. After surging into the gym LeBron is standing in, a single challenger steps forward to face him “NBA 2K19 20th Anniversary Edition” rated E is available now. Every reign comes to an end. For the crown is coveted by all. You already ...
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#AfroTech 2018 Brought 4,000 Black Folks In Tech Together For ...

This weekend was special. More than 4,000 people took over San Francisco for the third annual AfroTech conference — hosted by Blavity, Inc. — for three unforgettable days powered by unmatched black excellence. The conference doubled in size from previous years and brought together people of color who work in an industry where racial representation isn’t always easily found. You better believe it was at AfroTech. Attendees from around America — and even nearby countries — flew to SF to attend the biggest ...
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Master P’s Next Frontier: The Comic Book Industry

The Millers discussed diversity, ownership, branding and building an independent minority-owned company in the multi-billion dollar comic industry as well as introducing their creations of the characters and cast members from the Eyes of Esca movie and comic series based on the shape-shifting octopus superheroes that take place in the swamps of New Orleans. (AllHipHop Features) Master P’s entire legacy is predicated on having no limits with this legendary foray into music and movies. Now, P, Romeo, Cymphonique and the Miller family are ...
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Police Saw This Black Man With a Gun and Killed ...

According to the Cook County sheriff’s office, officers from Robbins, Illinois, and the nearby village of Midlothian were the first to respond shortly after 4 a.m. on Sunday to a shooting at Manny’s Blue Room Bar in Robbins. An officer from Midlothian fired at the security guard, who was later identified as 26-year-old Jemel Roberson, according to Sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari. Roberson was later pronounced dead in a local hospital. Nationwide — Security made a group of drunk men leave Manny’s ...
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Black Girl Whose White Classmates Put Rope Around Her Neck ...

No matter how much we think we’ve overcome, there is always someone out here in the world who wants to remind others that things haven’t changed all that much. This story just breaks my heart. The lawyer for the family asked for $5.3m in damages but on Wednesday, the jury ordered the school to pay $55,000 for the girl’s physical pain and mental anguish, $10,000 for disfigurement sustained and $3,000 for medical expenses. This is even more ridiculous. Austin, TX — ...
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RIP: Marvel Co-Founder Stan Lee Pass Away at 95

Stan Lee, comics-industry legend and co-creator of such timeless characters as Spider-Man, Iron Man, Black Panther, Thor, the X-Men, and the Fantastic Four, has died. Lee was born Stanley Lieber in New York City in 1922, and as a teenager during the depression, he worked odd jobs to help his cash-strapped parents. One of these jobs was as a gofer for Timely Publications, where Lee met Joe Simon and Jack Kirby, the creators of Captain America. Lee learned everything he ...