BET founder Robert Johnson pushes $14trn reparations proposal that he says will close the racial wealth gap

America’s first Black billionaire and Black Entertainment Television co-founder Robert Johnson doubts a reparations check will ever come, but he is still pushing his $14 billion reparations proposal. Johnson, who appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box Monday, believes now is the right time to push Black Americans forward and close the Black/white racial wealth gap. “Now is the time to go big,” Johnson said Monday on Squawk Box. “Wealth transfer is … Continue reading BET founder Robert Johnson pushes $14trn reparations proposal that he says will close the racial wealth gap

Davido’s crew member, Obama DMW is dead

Obama DMW, a member of Davido Music Worldwide’s staff, has died. However the cause of Obama’s death is unknown at this time, it has been confirmed that he died today, June 29, in a hospital in Lekki, Lagos. According to insiders, the deceased drove himself to the hospital, where he was hospitalized after complaining of respiratory problems. He, on the other hand, died not long … Continue reading Davido’s crew member, Obama DMW is dead

Cardi B reveals she’s pregnant with her second child during BET Awards performance

Cardi B on Sunday announced that she is pregnant with her second child during a live performance with Migos at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. She and her husband, Offset, are already parents to 2-year-old daughter Kulture.  The award-winning rapper came out on stage in an outfit that revealed her noticeable baby bump. She also posted an announcement on social media following the performance. Cardi B and … Continue reading Cardi B reveals she’s pregnant with her second child during BET Awards performance

BET Awards 2021: Full list of winners

The BET Awards, honoring Black excellence in entertainment and sports, were presented Sunday.See below for the full list of nominees with winners indicated in bold. Album of the year After Hours – The Weeknd Blame It on Baby – DaBaby Good News – Megan Thee Stallion Heaux Tales – Jazmine Sullivan *WINNER King’s Disease – NasUngodly Hour – Chloe X HalleBest female R&B / pop artistBeyoncéH.E.R. *WINNERJazmine … Continue reading BET Awards 2021: Full list of winners

Justin Timberlake Slams Britney Spears’Conservatorship & Sends His ‘Love’ To Her:‘Let Her Live’

‘Jess & I send our love and our absolute support to Britney during this time,’ Justin also tweeted just hours after Britney’s bombshell testimony against her conservatorship. Justin Timberlake, 40, publicly expressed support for ex-girlfriend Britney Spears, 39, after she spoke out in court against her tightly controlled conservatorship under dad Jamie Spears, 68. “After what we saw today, we should all be supporting Britney at this time,” the Justified singer … Continue reading Justin Timberlake Slams Britney Spears’Conservatorship & Sends His ‘Love’ To Her:‘Let Her Live’

Wizkid Receives Grammy Plaque

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, Nigerian superstar popularly known as Wizkid, has finally received his Grammy award plaque. The famous Singer won the best Music video award at the 63rd Grammy award for his collaboration with Beyoncé and her daughter, Blue Ivy, in “Brown skin girl”. Wizkid had his first Nomination in 2015, when he collaborated with Drake in his Album Views. He also brought the trophy … Continue reading Wizkid Receives Grammy Plaque

Trick Daddy Defends Saying Beyonce ‘Can’tSing’ after Backlash: ‘That’s My Opinion’

After Trick Daddy came under fire for saying Beyoncé ‘barely can sing,’ the MC and radio host said the BeyHive doesn’t need to concern themselves with his ‘unpopular opinion.’ Trick Daddy jumped on the mic at 99Jamz Miami on Tuesday (June 22) to clarify the statements he made regarding Beyoncé and Jay-Z in a viral Clubhouse audio clip. “What I said was I don’t think Beyoncé could sing,” said Trick, 46, … Continue reading Trick Daddy Defends Saying Beyonce ‘Can’tSing’ after Backlash: ‘That’s My Opinion’

DSS Releases Kano Singer Detained For Blasphemy

The Department of State Services (DSS) has released an Islamic singer, Ahmad Abdul, arrested for releasing a blasphemous song. Abdul was arrested for releasing the uncensored song titled ‘Barhama Gwaska’, perceived as blasphemous and capable of creating chaos in the State. Confirming the release on Monday, the Executive Secretary of Kano State Films and Video Censorship Board, Ismaila Na’abba Afakallah, said he had received hundreds … Continue reading DSS Releases Kano Singer Detained For Blasphemy

Diana Ross to release ‘Thank You,’ first album in 15 years

Diana Ross is coming out… with her first studio album in 15 years. The iconic singer has announced she will release “Thank You” this fall via Decca Records. Recorded in her Los Angeles-based home studio during the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, the 13-track opus will include a stellar lineup of producers and songwriters who’ve created hits for Taylor Swift, Kanye West, Ed Sheeran, Usher, Justin Bieber, Sam … Continue reading Diana Ross to release ‘Thank You,’ first album in 15 years

Oluremi Tinubu’s Musical Youth Fiesta Initiative gives N10 million to four churches

President and Founder of the New Era Foundation and Senator representing Lagos Central Senatorial District, Senator Oluremi Tinubu says the Musical Youth Fiesta Initiative she started 10 years ago has provided opportunities for thousands of children and youth in Lagos State.  She spoke during a courtesy visit on Babajide Sanwo-Olu and thanked the governor for partnering with her, members of the board of trustees and … Continue reading Oluremi Tinubu’s Musical Youth Fiesta Initiative gives N10 million to four churches