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Vic Mensa Is Tapping Into A New Level Of Consciousness

When Vic Mensa hops on Zoom with me, he’s riding in the back of an Uber as he heads to his next destination in Chicago’s South Side. It is a slight change of plans, as the rapper was meant to be just arriving from Oklahoma City after visiting death row inmate Julius Jones. But the […]

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Mike Tyson Calls For Boycott Of Hulu After Announcement Of Unauthorized ‘Iron Mike’ Series

On his official Instagram page, former boxing champ “Iron” Mike Tyson issued a call to boycott movie streaming company Hulu after they announced the release of an unauthorized mini-series entitled Iron Mike. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “Hulu’s announcement to do an unauthorized mini-series of the Tyson story without compensation, although unfortunate, isn’t surprising,” said […]

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Disney+ Unveils The First-Look At ‘The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder’

The Proud Family is getting the reboot treatment on and they look all grown up in the first look below. Disney+ unveiled the photos on Thursday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Penny Proud is now 14 years old and “loving it,” meanwhile Trudy Proud operates her own veterinarian clinic, and the beloved Oscar Proud is “more overbearing […]

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Tinashe’s ‘I’m Every Woman’ Cover Is A Towering Homage To The ’70s Classic

As part of a new project with ESPN’s The Undefeated, Tinashe has released a cover of the classic empowerment anthem “I’m Every Woman.” First popularized by Chaka Khan in 1978 — it was the lead single off her debut album Chaka — the track was later popularized in the ’90s by Whitney Houston, who turned […]

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Bruno Mars And Anderson .Paak Are Teaming Up For A Whole Album Together As Silk Sonic

Stop the presses — two of music’s most legendary groovers are collaborating. In an unexpected Instagram post from Bruno Mars — who has been relatively quiet on the new music front since his controversially won Album Of The Year at the 2018 Grammys — revealed that he and Anderson .Paak have teamed up for what […]

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Bobby Shmurda Says A 6-Year-Old’s Fan Letter Convinced Him To Be A Better Role Model

Bobby Shmurda was barely out of his teens when he was locked up for six years on conspiracy charges by New York prosecutors eager to connect him and fellow rapper Rowdy Rebel with a series of crimes supposedly committed by a Brooklyn-based gang. Now, he’s out and wants to be a better role model to […]

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Macklemore Launched A Retro, Golf-Inspired Clothes Label Called Bogey Boys

Seattle rapper Macklemore is trading in those thrift store duds for something a little fancier (but just as retro) with the launch of his Bogey Boys clothing label, which remixes the type of looks you’d expect to see on the green (circa ’79-82) and puts them more in line with what you’d see on the […]

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Lil Wayne Seemingly Did The Absolute Minimum To Fulfill A Branded Tweet Obligation

An awesome side effect of being successful and popular is that once you reach a certain level of fame, you can leverage your social media following for serious income opportunities. For example, it was reported in 2019 that Kim Kardashian earned $1 million per branded Instagram post, while the same year, Kylie Jenner was apparently […]

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Freddie Gibbs Claims To Have Shot A Crackhead Nine Times — To Very Little Effect

Rappers often make braggadocious claims about their lives from before they picked up the mic. In fact, it could be argued that these claims are a large part of why many rap fans enjoy the genre, whether or not those big fish tales turn out to be true (Jadakiss’ 360-degree walls have become a favorite […]

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Blxst’s ‘No Love Lost’ Dance Video Showcases Some Award-Winning Talent

LA rapper Blxst is in the midst of a huge breakout after bubbling on the city’s underground scene for the past few years. With the release of his debut tape, No Love Lost, and its star-studded deluxe edition, Blxst has become a household name on the West Coast, with designs on expanding his popularity to […]