*Despite rumors of (Colin Kaepernick) the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback stepping in as an investor for (Ice Cube) the hip-hop legend, a spokesperson has confirmed that it is simply that—a rumor. Ice Cube founded the BIG3 League, a 3-on-3 basketball competition, in 2017 alongside entertainment executive Jeff Kwatinetz. According to its official Twitter bio
*Clark Atlanta University is set to become one of the first HBCU schools to receive its own Nike Dunk colorway. The sneaker is one of the most iconic shoe styles in sports merch history. According to HBCU Gameday, the sneaker was initially named the “College Color High” when it debuted in 1985. Per the report
Derek Chauvin Sentenced to 21 Years in Federal Prison for Depriving George Floyd of His Civil Rights | VIDEO
*(CNN) — Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will serve 245 months in federal prison for violating George Floyd’s civil rights. Senior US District Court Judge Paul Magnuson sentenced Chauvin to 252 months but subtracted seven months for time served. US attorneys asked the court for Chauvin’s sentence to run concurrently with his state sentence
Multi-platinum, 12-time GRAMMY Award-winner John Legend today debuted the video for “Honey” featuring Muni Long, the second single from his forthcoming album. The Christian Breslauer-directed visual is set in the aftermath of the retro house party featured in the video for “Dope” (the lead single from the upcoming LP). We find Legend passed out on
The 2022 Vision Festival—edition number 26, “A Light in Darkness”—took place from June 21 to June 26 in New York City, including hundreds of performers … Read More ““A Light in Darkness” at the 2022 Vision Festival” The post “A Light in Darkness” at the 2022 Vision Festival appeared first on JazzTimes.
Brazil is renowned for appreciating the importance of uproarious celebration, but even in a culture organized around Carnaval, Tetel Di Babuya seems determined to be the … Read More “Tetel Di Babuya: Meet Tetel (Arkadia)” The post Tetel Di Babuya: Meet Tetel (Arkadia) appeared first on JazzTimes.
Brent Faiyaz is back. The Columbia, Maryland, native has released his sophomore album, Wasteland, on his Lost Kids imprint. The 19-track LP includes the previously shared tracks “Dead Man Walking,” “Gravity” featuring Tyler, the Creator, “Wasting Time” featuring Drake and The Neptunes, and “Price of Fame.” The album includes additional features from Tre’ Amani, Joony
SiR has teamed with Scribz Riley for his new single “Life Is Good” via Top Dawg Entertainment/RCA Records. As the title suggests, “Life Is Good” is an effervescent anthem for celebrating the joys in life. SiR’s soulful voice glides over the production that’s punctuated by gentle guitar plucks and hard-hitting trap drums. “Life is good
Ciara makes a fierce return with her new single “Jump” featuring Coast Contra. The global superstar leaves no crumbs behind on this delicious bop. “Jump” is a reminder that Ciara can cut through any noise to deliver an undeniable dancefloor-ready anthem. It brings much-needed energy to the musical landscape, especially in the midst of summer.
Omarion is ready to speak his truth in form of a five-part docuseries titled Omega: The Gift & The Curse. It will premiere Thursday, July 21, on YouTube. As told from the former B2K member’s perspective, Omega: The Gift & The Curse will give fans an inside look at behind-the-scenes drama during The Millennium Tour. Omarion will open