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Mara Brock Akil has inked a multi-year production deal with Netflix.

His Flint contribution of $500,000 is the largest celebrity donation to date. Avita Water will match his donation in water bottles.


Compton-bred rapper The Game is in hot water after getting into an altercation with an off-duty police officer during a game of basketball earlier this year. According to police officials, The Game, real name Jayceon Terrell Taylor, turned himself in yesterday in relation to the incident that occurred on March 29. During the pick-up game, Taylor allegedly […]

The death of Michael Brown (pictured), an African-American 18-year-old unarmed youth who was senselessly executed on August 9th by Darren Wilson, a White cop, was not in vain. The Brown incident, which struck a chord in countless folks across the country, has a stirred the rap community to come to arms with their microphones against the strong-arm […]

Rapper and reality show star The Game (pictured left) is reportedly being investigated based for allegedly beating up his fiancee and mother of his two children, Tiffney Cambridge (pictured), reports TMZ. SEE ALSO: Chris Brown Lawyers To Return To Court The Game, whose actual name is Jayceon Taylor, and Cambridge co-star on the VH-1 reality […]


UPDATE: 2/5/2014, 5:20 EST: Reverend Al Sharpton released a statement on the announced Zimmerman vs DMX boxing match: “We must be very careful not to glorify or in any way sidestep the implications of making someone whose only claim to fame was killing an unarmed young man named Trayvon Martin into a cultural celebrity or […]


George Zimmerman is trolling us all. The former neighborhood watchman who was found not guilty of murder in July after he gunned down unarmed, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin on February 26, 2012, wants to fight Kanye West in a boxing match because he has a reputation of bullying “defenseless” people, reports The Huffington Post. Read more […]


UPDATE: 1/30/13 — 9:07 P.M. EST “I will beat the f**k out of him.” With those words, California rapper The Game said that he’s ready, able and willing to fight George Zimmerman. “I would not be boxing for me.  I’d be boxing for the legacy of Trayvon Martin and for his family,” said The Game to TMZ. […]