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Motown MC Stryfe Drops “Bucket” From His Upcoming ‘Rare Form’ EP

Local Mu-12 affiliate drops the premier single from his debut project due in May Detroit native & Local-Mu12 member Stryfe let’s loose the first single “Bucket” from his upcomingRare Form Vol. 1 EP set for release in May. Produced by illingsworth, (another Detroit native) Bucket has a unique sound with a very bouncy feel to ...

Verse Simmonds Hosts ‘Soft Listening Party’ For Sincerely XO in Atlanta

Girl groups come a dime a dozen and Atlanta has pretty much saturated the music scene but one trio of bold and fearless young women is willing to take the industry by storm.  With the help of ATL based hit man Verse Simmonds, Sincerely XO, is ready to give the world what they’ve been missing. An ...

Pavy Releases Father Forgive Me

  While working on his forthcoming album, Pavy didn’t want to keep his fans waiting. In anticipation of his forthcoming project, the rising star released Father Forgive Me. According to Pavy, the Coop produced track addresses issues that young adults and adolescents face daily. “Some of the things us young people struggle with while we ...

The Roots Reveal The Artwork & Tracklist For Their New Album ‘…And Then You Shoot Your Cousin’

In theory The Roots, known by many to be the house backing for Jimmy Fallon‘s late night ventures–which, if you’ve been paying attention to recent events, have led him to be Jay Leno‘s replacement on the Tonight Show–but their reach and legacy stretches far beyond late night television. The band, led by lead vocalist/rapper Black ...

Lily Allen Releases Her New Video “Sheezus”

When Lily Allen announced that her upcoming album would be called Sheezus, she stirred up a lot of conversation within the hip-hop community especially with the recent release of Kanye West’s Yeezus. Now with the album less than a month away, Lily drops the video for the albums title track with a dark yet, empowering message about the ...

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The Man Police Forgot to Lockup for 13 Years, Now Wants to Be Set Free

A St. Louis man was convicted in May 2000 of robbing a Burger King and was told that he would receive instructions on when and where to report to prison. He waited. The instructions never came.

You Won't Believe What Oprah's Ex-Stepmom Has to Say about Her

Oprah Winfrey called her stepmother on her birthday and told her that she had a few days to get out of the house she shared with Oprah's father for over a dozen years.

Jon Bon Jovi Helps Open Low Income Housing in Philly  

On Tuesday, rock star Jon Bon Jovi helped cut the ribbon on a 55-unit housing development for formerly homeless and low-income residents in Philadelphia, the Associated Press reports.

Tufts Conference Examines Barack Obama and American Democracy

Some of America’s leading public intellectuals, scholars and activists gathered at Tufts University April 16-18 for the fifth annual Barack Obama and American Democracy conference.
 
Michael Eric Dyson’s exhilarating opening keynote offered a rich intellectual and political framework for principled criticism of the Obama administration’s political and moral failures with a balanced appreciation of the president’s special relationship with the black community.
 
The next two days featured an assortment of panels that critically analyzed the pursuit of radical democracy in the age of Obama and current racial, economic and health disparities, as well as evening keynotes by Massachusetts Institute of Technology computer science professor Fox Harrell on race and digital media, and by Boston University sociologist Ruha Benjamin on race, crime and punishment in the 21st century.
 
Three broad, interrelated themes stood out throughout the proceedings:
 
Political change begins in your own backyard. Boston NAACP President Michael Curry and Barbara Dougan, the Massachusetts project director of Families Against Maximum Minimums, each spoke passionately about their local efforts to transform the criminal-justice system at the neighborhood level. Curry has helped revitalize the city’s once moribund NAACP chapter by focusing creative, innovative education and outreach efforts on troubled communities in Dorchester, Roxbury and Mattapan in order to offer new avenues of opportunity and citizenship for poor black and Latino youths.

WPGC

This Baby Looks Exactly Like John Legend

(Photo by T. Yorro/CBS Radio-DC) This is the ultimate celebrity doppelganger. A woman named Rahel in St. Louis posted a picture of her baby nephew which looks exactly like John Legend.

Wiz Khalifa Announces ‘Under the Influence’ Tour Featuring Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, More

(Araya Diaz/Getty Images for BMI) Wiz Khalifa is once again embarking on the Under the Influence of Music Tour, just as he did last year. But this time out, instead of co-headliner A$AP Rocky, Trinidad James, B.o.B. and more, he'll be bringing along a slightly different crew.

DJ Flexx Films Video for “Polo & Chuck” at the Howard Theatre

(Ashleigh Demi/WPGC) WPGC's DJ Flexx took over the stage at Howard Theatre on April 21 for the making of his latest video "Polo & Chuck."

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Confirm Support of 30/30 Project

(Courtesy Macklemore Records) Macklemore and Ryan Lewis made a surprising announcement today, via their YouTube channel. In a just-posted video, Macklemore revealed that Lewis' mother, Julie Lewis, has been living with HIV for 30 years. He followed that by announcing the duo's support for an Indiegogo campaign called the 30/30 Project. The project is seeking $100,000 in donations to build clinics worldwide that will provide healthcare, with the first planned for Malawi.

Listen to DJ Khaled’s Remix of J-Lo’s ‘I Luh Ya Papi,’ Featuring Big Sean, Tyga

(Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Jennifer Lopez is gearing up for summer with her earworm of a single "I Luh Ya Papi." Yesterday (April 21), the song got the remix treatment from DJ Khaled, featuring French Montana, Big Sean and Tyga.

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The Game -- I Was DeSean Jackson's Wingman ... When He Hollered At Rihanna

DeSean Jackson had some serious firepower in his corner when he ran up on Rihanna this weekend -- 'cause The Game tells TMZ Sports he was there to support the NFL star as the ultimate wingman!Game was leaving Supperclub in L.A. last night when he…

'Ice Road Truckers' Star Tim Zickuhr -- About That Whole Hooker Kidnapping Thing ... [VIDEO]

"Ice Road Truckers" star Tim Zickuhr claims HE is the victim and not the hooker he's accused of tying up, beating, and forcing to jump out a window ... and he is itching for his day in court. As TMZ first reported, Zickuhr was charged with three…

Sizzurp Cough Syrup OFF THE MARKET -- Bad News For Justin Bieber

Widespread panic in the rap world -- the high-end cough syrup that's become the lean of choice for Justin Bieber, Soulja Boy, and MANY other rap figures has officially been taken off the market ... all because of its reputation as a widely abused…

Katy Perry -- Prank Terrorizes Real 5-Year-Old's Birthday Party [VIDEO]

Katy Perry left children in tears at a recent birthday party where she dressed up like a clown, attacked some guy with a piñata stick, and staged a scary car accident ... all for a music video -- and TMZ has video from the scene.The hidden…

Charlie Sheen's Engagement Ring -- The New Man Fashion -- Depp And I Wear 'Em!

Charlie Sheen isn't hitched -- yet -- but he's making it clear he's off the market ... proudly sporting what looks like a wedding band ... but Charlie tells us he and Johnny Depp are starting a new trend -- by wearing manly man ENGAGEMENT rings.…

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