Archive for: June 2019

Safaree Begs Erica Mena to Take Him Back After He’s Caught Cheating With His Ex-Girlfriend, Plus Erica Trashed the Roses He Sent Her

Another Love & Hip-Hop relationship is in shambles. Erica Mena has apparently dropped Safaree Samuels after his ex-girlfriend exposed him for allegedly cheating with her. Erica became a trending Twitter topic early Friday morning (Jun. 28) when her Instagram Stories

YG Affiliate Slim 400 Was Shot 8 Times and is in “Critical But Stable” Condition After Surgery

Rapper Slim 400 was involved in a shooting in Compton Friday night (Jun. 28) and was rushed to the hospital multiple gunshot wounds. Sources with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said they received a call around 8:30 p.m. for

Eric Holder Shot Nipsey Hussle After the Rapper Called Him a Snitch, Holder’s Getaway Driver Testifies

The woman who drove the getaway vehicle after Eric Holder murdered Nipsey Hussle says a conversation about snitching triggered the fatal shooting that claimed the rapper’s life. The woman, whose identity hasn’t been released, recently testified in front of a

Kamala Harris Took Joe Biden Over Her Lap & Whooped His Butt in First Democratic Presidential Primary Debate (Night 2)

If you wanted to see a truly awe-inspiring instance of Black Girl Magic on display, then you got it Thursday night (Jun. 27) when Kamala Harris sneak-attacked Joe Biden during night two of the first Democratic Presidential Primary Debate in

Gay Trump Supporter Says His Autism (Not Racism) Made Him Call Cops on Black Women at Swimming Pool

It’s just another day in America and that means we’re facing yet another story of a scared white person calling the police on black people for existing. This time we have Nick Starr-Street, a gay Trump supporter (can you tell

Milwaukee Dad Punches, Kills 5-Year-Old Son for Eating a Piece of His Father’s Day Cake

A Milwaukee man is facing serious charges after he punched and killed his 5-year-old son for eating a cake he received for Father’s Day. 29-year-old Travis Stackhouse was charged with first-degree reckless homicide in connection with the crime and faces

Nicki Minaj Fuels Rumors She’s Pregnant With Her Boyfriend Kenneth Petty’s Baby

Nicki Minaj has the whole world thinking she is pregnant. Last week, the Queens rapper sent fans in a frenzy after she posted a video of her boyfriend Kenneth Petty rubbing her belly as the two lay in bed together.

WATCH: Critics Clash Over “Toy Story 4” Not Having Any Black Lead Characters

Toy Story was a beloved film that was part of my childhood (and maybe yours too). Nearly 25 years later, the final installment, Toy Story 4, just hit theaters and some critics are pointing out the franchise’s flaws and wondering:

DaBaby Charged in Deadly Walmart Shooting, Sentenced to One Year of Unsupervised Probation

DaBaby has been charged in connection to a fatal shooting in a North Carolina Walmart, The Charlotte Observer reports. Last November, the Charlotte rapper was arrested for the shooting death of 19-year-old Jalyn Domonique Craig, but was released within hours

Chick-fil-A Worker Jumps Out Drive-Thru Window to Save 6-Year-Old Boy From Choking to Death

Not all heroes wear capes. Sometimes they’re dressed in plain red shirts and black slacks and say “My pleasure” instead of “You’re welcome” when you thank them. A Chick-fil-A employee in Georgia is being called a hero after his quick

Jussie Smollett Offered Abel Osundairo a “Happy Ending” Massage and Bought Lots of Drugs From Him, Texts Reveal

The never-ending saga that is the Jussie Smollett case keeps on going and going like the Energizer Bunny. One of the main reasons this thing won’t die down is because Jussie refuses to publicly admit that he was in on

Fantasia Buys Her Own Groceries Cause She’s Been Broke Twice, Says Plenty of Other Celebs Ain’t Got Money Either

Even though Fantasia is a multi-platinum artist who won her season of American Idol, she wants the world to know that she ain’t living with a silver spoon in her mouth. Although most people would think that Fantasia’s bank accounts

Michael Jackson’s Children Privately Honor 10th Anniversary of His Death as Media Mostly Ignores the Day

The 10th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s unexpected passing (Jun. 25) came and went without much attention from mainstream media. The allegations made in the documentary Leaving Neverland left many fans and outlets in a precarious position on how to honor

Meek Mill Becomes Co-Owner of Lids, Will Release Limited Edition Hat Line This Summer

Meek Mill is out here making BIG money moves! The rapper announced Wednesday (Jun. 26) that he has invested in the popular hat retailer Lids and now co-owns the entire company. Shoutout @lids, excited to be a part of the

Google Offers Job to Black Artist Who Created Viral Juneteenth Doodle

Google is known for their Google Doodles highlighting major current events, and when the search giant failed to make one for Juneteenth, artist Davian Chester stepped in and sketched an image that quickly went viral on social media. So I

Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” Blocks Yet Another Taylor Swift Song From Going #1 on Billboard Hot 100

“Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X is the No. 1 song in the country for the 12th week in a row, and while that’s good news for him and his fans, it’s bad news for Taylor Swift and her

Wendy Williams’ Son Kevin Jr. Pleads Not Guilty to Assault Charge, Both Parents Waited Outside the Courtroom in a Car

Wendy Williams’ son appeared in court and entered his plea for the assault charge he obtained after being arrested for allegedly punching his father last month. Kevin Hunter Jr. pleaded not guilty. Kevin Jr. appeared in the New Jersey courtroom

Popular YouTube Gamer Etika Found Dead at 29 One Week After He Was Went Missing Following “Goodbye” Video

The body of popular YouTube gamer Etika (real name: Daniel Desmond Amofah) has been positively identified by New York City police nearly a week after he was reported missing. News of Etika’s death comes nearly one week after the popular

NeNe Leakes Denies Being Forced to Sit Out of RHOA Filming Over Closet Brawl: “I Have NEVER Been Suspended”

NeNe Leakes is setting the record straight once and for all! While sitting down for an interview on the Majic Radio Show, NeNe addressed reports that Bravo suspended her from filming the first half of the upcoming 12th season of

WATCH: DaBaby Performs “Suge” at the 2019 BET Awards

DaBaby took over the 2019 BET Awards stage Sunday night (Jun. 23) with a high-energy performance of his hit single “Suge.” Rocking a red sweater with oversized muscles (like Suge Knight, the inspiration for the song’s title) and backed by

WATCH: Lizzo Steals the Show at the BET Awards With Epic “Truth Hurts” Performance (Complete With Flute Solo)

2019 has been very kind to Lizzo, and she continued her winning streak this year with an impressive performance of her “Truth Hurts” single at the BET Awards Sunday night (Jun. 23). Just one week after wowing the audience at

WATCH: Fantasia Brings Down the House With Soulful Performance of New Song “Enough” at the 2019 BET Awards

Fantasia was one of the many artists who took the stage Sunday night (Jun. 23) at the 2019 BET Awards, and she brought the house down with a soul performance of her new single “Enough” from her upcoming album Sketchbook.

WATCH: Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus Turned the BET Awards Into a Hoedown With “Old Town Road” Performance

While taking their horses to the “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus made a pit stop at the 2019 BET Awards, where they performed their Billboard No. 1 single. Dressed in a yellow and black fringe

WATCH: Migos & Mustard Literally Brought “Pure Water” to the 2019 BET Awards Stage

Mustard (formerly known as DJ Mustard) and Migos teamed up for a performance of their hit single “Pure Water” Sunday night (Jun. 23) at the 2019 BET Awards. Dressed in all white and backed by dancers wearing raincoats, the foursome