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Black Girl Rocks the Little League World Series!

by Chris Wilder

Teams from big cities rarely make it to the Little League World Series (LLWS) and just as rare is for a girl to be on the roster… Read More

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Freda Payne Talks All That Jazz [INTERVIEW]

by Michael A. Gonzales

While it’s been 44 years since the release of Freda Payne’s classic soul track “Band of Gold,” the 71-year-old… Read More

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'Black Jesus' Comes to Save Disappointed 'Boondocks' Fans
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by Brian Josephs

After working on The Boondocks for 18 years, Aaron McGruder expressed his overarching modus operandi in the letter that… Read More

Someone Please Stop Lil' Kim Before She Completely Implodes

The Desperation of Lil Kim

by Jezebel

However, the real issue isn't so much that the song is bad. (Although, again, the song is terrible.) Frankly, even if Lil'… Read More

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How Wu-Tang Became the Greatest Group in Hip-Hop [NEW BOOKS]

Enter the Wu-Tang: How Nine Men Changed Hip-Hop Forever (Lone Gunman Media $14.95) by Alan Page will be a walk down memory… Read More

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INTRODUCING MNEK [NEW MUSIC]

If MNEK isn’t careful, the 19-year-old might actually succeed in his obvious quest to bring the ’90s back. His hi-top… Read More

Why Gospel Rap Struggles for Acceptance

Gospel Rap's Struggle for Relevance

by #teamEBONY

There is no conversation about gospel rappers without mentioning Lecrae. He is by far the one who has received the most praise (no… Read More

T.I. Stunts on His ‘Kang of the South’ Status [INTERVIEW]<br />

T.I. Stunts on His ‘Kang of the South’ Status [INTERVIEW]

by Demetria Irwin

T.I. has a lot going on right now, with a new album—Paperwork the Motion Picture—due out this fall and a new… Read More

Easily Shocked One Million Moms Upset Over Adult Swim's Black Jesus

Conservative Group "One Million Moms" Upset by Black Jesus

by #teamEBONY

Homophobic, censorious advocacy group and righteous bunch of trolls One Million Moms is back with another important cause. The group… Read More

MTV to Honor Beyoncé with 2014 Video Vanguard Award<br />

MTV to Honor Beyoncé with 2014 Video Vanguard Award

by #teamEBONY

MTV announced that Beyoncé, who leads the pack this year with eight Video Music Awards nominations, will join an exclusive… Read More

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