Decatur’s own Willie Hyn is blessing the airwaves with new Hiphop Music with his own unique sound and style. His influences are Andre 3000 and Prince. Willie and Musiq have been collaborating frequently in the past few years, featured on Musiq’s latest release, and also on Hyn’s “13 Roses” project. It’s an exciting time for both, and this is just the start ! Listen to our exclusive interview with Willie and Musiq !
Atlanta, GA. 21 June 2017 – This past Sunday, Tip “T.I.” Harris closed out his 39-city Hustle Gang Tour in his hometown of Atlanta during the annual Birthday Bash weekend. Held at the new Coca Cola Roxy Theatre, supporters from all over the country united for one night of music with the King of the South. This star-studded show headlined Tip alongside of his roster of Hustle Gang talent – Trae Tha Truth, B.o.B., Young Dro, Yung Booke, Tokyo Jetz, RaRa, Translee, London Jae, 5ive Mics and GFM Bryyce. Energy was already at an all-time high when Tip surprised the crowd with special guest performances by hip-hop star and ATL legend, 2Chainz, who performed hits like “Good Drank” and “Watch Out”. Tip also brought out breakthrough rap artist Kap G, who performed his smash hit “Girlfriend”. Tip closed the show out sincerely thanking the crowd for their countless years of support and bringing out on stage a final special guest attendee, Dave Chappelle, who made the fans go wild.
Jeronimo Yanez, the Minnesota police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile during a traffic stop last year, was found not guilty of second-degree manslaughter Friday.
If you remember, Castile’s death caught the world by storm after his girlfriend broadcast the shooting’s aftermath on Facebook Live. READ MORE
Jay Z’s buddy President Obama was on hand to induct his friend into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Jay Z of course could not make it due to the birth of his twin babies with wife Beyonce. Jay Z gave his acceptance speech via twitter and thanked a number of rappers including Atlanta’s own 2 Chainz and T.I. He ended his thank yous with this…
Too many ..Fab , black people really magic . Mac Miller nice too though .
In addition to celebrating his big induction, Hov is still on his crusade to make a positive impact on the lives of people in his community. The rapper wrote an OpEd in Time magazine with a focus on “Taking On the Exploitative Bail Industry” as he stated. Take a peek at his plans to bail out men for Father’s Day. READ MORE
The internet was lit today with the release of DJ Khaled’s new music video “Wild Thoughts,” featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller. The track samples Carlos Santana’s “Maria Maria” and is featured on his upcoming album, “Grateful.” The video was shot in the Little Haiti neighborhood of Miami.
Rihanna was dressed to the nines in every scene! And that little bit of thick she put on just made everything better! Check it out the video after the jump! READ MORE
As a foodie I live for the opportunity to get my grub on and work at the same time and I had the opportunity to do just that at the Surgeon’s Touch Foundation first ever Scalpel vs. Spatula Celebrity Chef with Angela Simmons, Keisha Knight Pulliam, Monyetta Shaw, & The Dream as they got their cooking on to benefit charity. The evening was dope as guests got the opportunity to sample good food from our favorite stars and learn about a great organization that’s doing good in the hood.
The summer vacations have officially begun for the kids of Atlanta, Georgia, and today was the first day of, Food Networks’ Chef Tregaye’s Junior Chef Summer Camp for girls of the amazing Ron Clark Academy. The 15 young ladies (grades 5th-8th) were chosen under the Saving Our Daughters’ Cinderella program that deter bullying and promotes self-esteem with the arts.
The Junior Chef Summer camp was birth after Chef Tregaye invited selected Cinderellas onset for the taping of Food Network’s “The Kitchen” which she was the guest chef host in April.
Today was the official launch for the Cinderella Chefs as they received a knife kit, The Culinary Artistry book and a thermometer to begin their cooking classes.
For their first day, the Cinderella Chefs made a citrus fruit salad with goat cheese and Pomegranate Gastrique after learning knife skills, dressing techniques and plating.
The camp for the Cinderellas will be for 4 weeks this summer as the girls are so excited to learn how to become chefs!!
Chris Brown and Karrueche were due in court early Thursday to hash out details of Kae’s restraining order case against Chris. Unfortunately Chris did not show up to the hearing and was denied permission to join via telephone.