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Mar 16, 2018

How Going To Barbershop Has Become A Life Saver For African-American Men

Going to the barber can literally be a matter of life and death for African-American men.

Mar 15, 2018

From A Symbol Of “Broken Britain” Grime Has Become A Voice For The Voiceless

Grime continues to provide a prominent voice of hope to those who feel that the political classes have forgotten about them.

Mar 14, 2018

In Philly, It’s “Training Day” For Real When It Comes To The Cops…Just Ask Meek Mill

Read the story of some Philly cops with connections to the Hip-Hop game...

Mar 13, 2018

Black Veg: How A Plant-Based Diet Saved Brooklyn Borough Prez, Eric L. Adams

The upcoming Black VegFest aims to revolutionize veganism this summer.

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Mar 8, 2018

Hip-Hop, Architecture, Intersects At Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

Michael Ford has combined his love of hip-hop and architecture, and now he's going to be teaching it to students.

Charles Barkley’s New Tech Deal Brings African-American History To Thousands Of Students

Sir Charles is about to school thousands of students in African-American history thanks to a new technology deal.

Analyzing Stan: What Emimen’s Superfan Can Tell Us About Mental Health

We wanted to explore Stan’s mental health and how his early childhood neglect and psychological trauma may have contributed to chemical changes in his brain.

New Play Brings Homer’s Odyssey To Chiraq

Two internationally-known brothers who specialize in reinterpreting Shakespeare, are putting a Twist on Homer's "Odyssey."

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Feb 19, 2018

Black Panther Roars. Are We Listening?

Marvel’s had big hits before. But this feels like something different.

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Feb 16, 2018

Lil Xan Gets Sober And Changes His Mission

Lil Xan wants to change his image but can he do it with this name?

Feb 15, 2018

Meet The Swedish Producer Who Went To Africa To Score “Black Panther” Movie

Director Ryan Coogler tapped his go-to composer Ludwig Göransson to come up With "Black Panther" music.

Feb 15, 2018

T.I. Is After The “Mulaah” With Investment In New App

More than an app, Mulaah is a well designed, personalized mobile system that allows smartphone users to customize their device, including themes, apps, icons, and games.

Feb 14, 2018

Senegal’s Rappers Continue To “Cry From The Heart” For A More Just Society

Across the Atlantic, musicians in many African countries are in the vanguard of popular struggles, not only providing a symbolic soundtrack but marching on the front lines and leading social movements.

Feb 14, 2018

This Is How Trae Tha Truth’s Relief Gang Is Cleaning Up Texas

Trae Tha Truth is rebuilding Texas - literally - with the help of some famous friends.

Feb 7, 2018

New App Spotlite Turns College Students Into A&R’s

A new app called Spotlite wants to harness the power of students, and where to find the next big thing in music.

Feb 7, 2018

This Is The Student Who Received $50,000 from Drake

Drake just gave some life-changing money to a student at the University of Miami.

Feb 6, 2018

Black America’s “Bleaching Syndrome”

Mathew Knowles recent comments about Beyonce's light skin shows the longstanding issues of color amongst African-Americans.

Jan 30, 2018

The Word’: An Obscure Protest Song That Still Holds Relevance 32 Years Later

The better protest songs are the universal ones that still remain relevant years after they were first released. “The Word”, a forgotten gem which was written and recorded in 1985 by The Junkyard Band, is a fine example.

Jan 24, 2018

Twitter Engineers Love The Nudes In Your DM’s

It goes down in the DM... For Twitter engineers.

Jan 24, 2018

Senator Cory Booker Doubles As A New Podcast Host

Senator Cory Booker has a new job. Read more.

Jan 23, 2018

The Future According To Elon Musk

Check out this huge infographic detailing Elon musk's vision for the future of mankind.

Jan 23, 2018

This School Will Teach You All You Need To Know About Marijuana

A school in Oakland, California is teaching students the ins-and-outs of the marijuana business.

Jan 22, 2018

Lebron and Nas Drop Millions In To Covering High School Sports

LeBron James and Nas are betting millions on a new company covering high school sports.

Jan 22, 2018

New App Lets You Sign A Contract Before You Get Some

Sex on the dotted line might be a new saying if a new app catches on.

Jan 18, 2018

Willie O’Ree’s Little-Known Journey To Break The NHL’s Color Barrier

On Jan. 18, 1958, Willie O’Ree became the first black person to play in a National Hockey League game.

Jan 17, 2018

Some Math To Understand How To Make Cash From Streaming

Music industry executive Brian Garrett of Future Star Music Group checks in with to shed light on the streaming business.

Jan 16, 2018

HBCU STEM Students Prepare For High Stakes Battle For Cash During SXSW

The National Black MBA Association – Austin Chapter announces the 2nd Annual HBCU Battle of the Brains competition.

Jan 16, 2018

Nelly’s Face Removed From The School He Helped Create

Rap star Nelly has cut ties with the media Institute he helped found.

Jan 12, 2018

MLK’s Vision Of Love As A Moral Imperative Still Matters

For King, love was not sentimental. It demanded that individuals tell their oppressors what they were doing was wrong.

Jan 11, 2018

Energy Drinks And Junk Food – The Perfect Way To Ruin Your Brain

Energy drinks are pretty much ruining a whole generation of young students, according to a new report.

Jan 11, 2018

Do The Billboard Charts Reflect What You Listen To?

Do the Billboard charts really reflect the nation's tastes? One student says no.

Jan 10, 2018

G Herbo Returns To “Terror Town” To Inspire Local Students

G Herbo is giving back to the city that raised him - "Terror Town"

Jan 10, 2018

Mad Skillz Schooled Uncle Murda And Now He’s Schooling A Whole University This February

Mad Skillz recently schooled a New York rapper, and now he's going to do the same thing to students.

Jan 9, 2018

What It’s Like To Be Gay And In A Gang

Nipsey Hussle is a gangbanger who has sparked a discussion about homosexuality in the African-American community.

Jan 8, 2018

Apple Dropped Some Mind-Bending Statistics About its App Store

Apple's App store is doing some amazing things. Check out this video.