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    Rapper 21 Savage was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Atlanta early Sunday morning, with the law enforcement agency stating that he is actually from the United Kingdom and overstayed his visa. According to Atlanta Journal Constitution reports, Savage, whose real name is Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was apprehended in…

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A number of prominent artists are seeking to follow Lady Gaga’s lead by removing their collaborations with R. Kelly from streaming services. Past Kelly collaborations with Chance the Rapper (Somewhere in Paradise, 2015), and Celine Dion (“I’m Your Angel,” 1998) are in the process if being removed. The collaborations followed years of Kelly being dogged…

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A former Jackson, Mississippi, news anchor says that she was fired after not conforming to her station’s views on natural hair and beauty. Brittany Noble-Jones, who until recently was a co-anchor for WJTV This Morning, says that she was fired after filing complaints against supervisors who created what she considered to be a hostile work environment for…

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One of the biggest criticisms of the “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary was its inclusion of radio personality, Charlamagne Tha God, who in his past has also been accused of sexual assault. To complicate matters even further, old tweets recently resurfaced in which “The Breakfast Club” host appears to be supporting R. Kelly and his sex…

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Longtime BFFs Oprah Winfrey and Gayle King are taking their friendship to the next level in the form of a new monthly web series “The OG Chronicles.” Even though the two are a pair of serious OGs, the series is actually named after the first letters in Winfrey’s and King’s names. “The OG Chronicles” puts…

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Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary has forced longtime fans of the singer to reexamine the lyrics responsible for building his musical legacy. When taking a second look, there are lyrics whose meanings change dramatically within the proper context. Below are some of the songs that really caused our collective brows to raise. Song: “Bump n’ Grind”…

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According to a federal lawsuit filed this week, a Northwestern University sophomore killed herself due to the severe hazing she endured while pledging to become a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority in the fall of 2016. The suit, which was filed in U.S. District Court in Illinois, claims that Jordan Hankins killed herself in…

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Rapper Blac Youngsta is scheduled to stand trial on weapons charges early next month. The trial, scheduled for Feb. 6 in Mecklenburg County Criminal Superior Court (North Carolina), comes nearly two years after police said 100 bullets were fired in uptown Charlotte near the end of the 2017 CIAA men’s and women’s college basketball tournament.…

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