*Irv Gotti, the rap entrepreneur who established Murder Inc. Records, and signed Ashanti in the early 2000s, opens up about his heartache following news that Ashanti and Nelly were dating. Suspicions surrounding Gotti and Ashanti’s relationship surfaced in the early 2000s, but Gotti put those rumors to rest. The rap mogul insisted that he and
*The new Apple TV+ series “Five Days at Memorial” chronicles the impact of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath on a local hospital. Per press release, “When the floodwaters rose, power failed, and heat soared, exhausted caregivers at a New Orleans hospital were forced to make decisions that would follow them for years to come.
*OAKLAND, California (KPIX) — The coach for local youth football on Monday described the chaos that unfolded when a shooting injured three people during a game at Oakland Technical High Sunday afternoon. The two teams of kids were playing the game they love on the football field Sunday at around 1 p.m. when shots rang
Compared to the other outré jazz elders on Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad’s Jazz Is Dead label, Katalyst is a still a relatively fresh … Read More “Katalyst/Ali Shaheed Muhammad/Adrian Younge: JID013 (Jazz is Dead)” The post Katalyst/Ali Shaheed Muhammad/Adrian Younge: JID013 (Jazz is Dead) appeared first on JazzTimes.
On the enchanted evening of August 16, 1958, Ella Fitzgerald took to the stage of the legendary Hollywood Bowl. There, with a lustrous orchestra conducted … Read More “Ella Fitzgerald Gets Some Air, Thanks to Gregg Field” The post Ella Fitzgerald Gets Some Air, Thanks to Gregg Field appeared first on JazzTimes.
By Lindsey BahrThe Associated Press Jordan Peele ’s UFO thriller “Nope” topped the North American charts in its first weekend in theaters with an estimated $44 million in ticket sales, […] The post Jordan Peele’s ‘Nope’ debuts at No. 1 with $44 million appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Zon D’Amour, Contributing Writer | Los Angeles Sentinel In the opening scene for the third season of “All Rise,” viewers are made to believe that Lola Carmichael, played by […] The post ‘All Rise’ for actress Simone Missick, now executive producer of hit show appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Ben Jealous We all know that what people do tells you more about them than what they say. That’s true for politicians, too. We see politicians who call themselves […] The post Protect the freedom to marry appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
by Aswad Walker, defendernetwork.com Brandon Calloway, we feel your pain. Those cop car lights came on after you allegedly ran a stop sign (not a violent crime, by the way), and […] The post Brandon Calloway police beating and why we run appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Singer-songwriter and Evoke Musik signed artist, Phoenix Amol offers new music in the form of his debut EP “SERENE,” available today on digital platforms (click here to stream). The 6-track body of work boasts his well-received Afropop fusion “Ejekajo” which was given a music video in May. In other news, Phoenix Amol has announced a