Snoop Dogg sold his most-prized possession for a large amount of money

Snoop Dogg is known for his marijuana-smoking habits, and he’s being recognized for it to help others. During an interview with Variety, Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren Miller Rogen, shared how they raised five figures for Alzheimer’s awareness, thanks to the West Coast rapper. “Snoop Dogg once auctioned off a blunt on stage for […]

2023 Corvette Z06 raised $1M for the Thurgood Marshall College Fund at world famous Barrett-Jackson car auction in West Palm Beach, FL

Assistant vice president of programs at TMCF Jacqueline Powers, chairman and CEO of Hendrick Automotive Group Rick Hendrick, and CEO of Barrett-Jackson world famous auto auction Craig Jackson give remarks to the HISTORY channel after the winning bid of $1 million was made. Press play to watch. Barrett-Jackson is the world’s largest collector car auction and they recently […]

Virgil Abloh-designed shoes sell for $25M at auction

Two hundred pairs of Louis Vuitton and Nike Air Force 1 shoes designed by the late Virgil Abloh have been sold for $25M at an auction. Sotheby’s confirmed the total from the auction, which ran from Jan. 26 to Feb. 8. One pair of shoes alone went for $350,000, which were a part of the […]

Claude and Etta Barnett estate liquidation depicts story of destiny and love

Etta Moten Barnett is nothing short of an American hero. Talented beyond measure, she was a vocalist, actress and perhaps her most crowning achievement was that of a civic activist and philanthropist in the city of Chicago. Together with her second husband of 33 years, Claude, Mrs. Barnett became one of the go-to resources in […]

The Notorious B.I.G.’s $6 plastic crown sells for nearly $600K

The Notorious B.I.G.‘s plastic crown has sold for $594,750 at auction. The novelty accessory was worn by the late hip-hop legend in his iconic photo shoot with Barron Claiborne, just three days before he was shot and killed in Los Angeles in 1997. The crown went under the hammer at Sotheby’s hip-hop memorabilia auction in […]

Biggie and Tupac’s items to be sold at upcoming hip-hop auction

If you are a true hip-hop lover with some money to blow, historic items from rappers Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur are set to be sold during an upcoming auction. The international auction house Sotheby’s is hosting its first-ever hip-hop auction with 120 items to be sold. Of those, two prized items from the two […]

Kobe Bryant’s title ring given to his mother fetches hundreds of thousands

When Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal and the rest of the Los Angeles Lakers captured the first of their NBA championships in 2000, Bryant gifted his mother Pamela with a 14-karat gold ring. Twenty years later, Bryant’s ring was sold for $206,000 at the Goldin Auctions. The coveted ring initially was listed at the auction for […]

Eminem auctioning off sneakers for good cause

Eminem is auctioning off a rare pair of sneakers. The 47-year-old rapper — whose real name is Marshall Mathers III — has donated a pair of his highly coveted Jordan 4 Retro “Carhartt x Eminem” sneakers to shoe auction site StockX, with the money raised going to provide relief amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The footwear […]

The unbelievable amount Kylie Jenner spent on a Beanie baby

Kylie Jenner reportedly spent thousands on a limited-edition ‘Erin’ Beanie Baby at a recent charity auction. The 22-year-old make-up mogul spent the eye-watering sum of $12,000 on the Beanie Baby when she attended Hailey Bieber and Justin Bieber’s Paddle8 charity auction earlier this month, E! News reports. The 9.5-inch doll was created by artist Dan […]

1 of Drake’s prized possessions up for auction

Drake is being forced to part ways with a sentimental possession from his past. Memorabilia company, Moments in Time, is selling a handwritten note to his mother — as well as an early biography — taken from the “Hotline Bling” hitmaker’s old lyric book, for a whopping $7,500. According to TMZ, the note he penned to his mother […]

Georgetown students may soon have to pay $27.20 slavery reparations fee

The ongoing talk about reparations for descendants of slaves has taken a new twist. It was announced that students at Georgetown University, founded in 1789 and located in Washington D.C., may soon be paying a $27.20 per semester fee for slavery reparations at the school. As strange as it may sound that students will pay the […]

Items from Aretha Franklin’s wardrobe were auctioned off for this cause

A gown owned by Aretha Franklin sold for $10,000 at the Hard Rock Cafe’s “Icons & Idols: Rock-N-Roll” by Julien’s Auctions in New York City. More than 30 items of clothing owned by the legendary Queen of Soul, who died from pancreatic cancer at age 76 in August, were sold by the auctioneers alongside possessions that belonged […]

Lost chapter of ‘Autobiography of Malcolm X’ found and auctioned

A book that has been responsible for the awakening of Black thought, pride and power for thousands apparently has an unpublished chapter. The Autobiography of Malcolm X, written by Alex Haley and Malcolm X it was published in 1965, he was assassinated in February of that same year. It has now been announced that Guernsey’s, a […]

Auction of Nation of Islam and Elijah Muhammad items should cause concern

Black historical items related to the founding of the Nation of Islam and the Hon. Elijah Muhammad have become the sources of a dispute. A planned auction in Dallas, Texas that entails items from the founding days of the Nation of Islam has been pulled. The items were estimated to possibly fetch as much as $500K to the prospective sellers. […]

Howard University to sell only Black-owned public broadcasting TV station

Howard University has had the nation’s only Black-owned public broadcasting station for the past 35 years. The programming produced by WHUT has won Emmy Awards and has been the source of groundbreaking documentaries produced by Black filmmakers. Like many HBCUs, Howard University has had to deal with funding issues, staff cutbacks and infrastructure repair. However, […]

Why we hate George Zimmerman

People frequently say hate is a strong word but when it comes to child killer George Zimmerman, it’s not strong enough. Ever since he murdered unarmed Black teen Trayvon Martin on February 26, 2012 in Sanford, Florida, he has proven himself a cold and calculated killer. Zimmerman has shown no remorse for his actions or sympathy […]

George Zimmerman taunts Trayvon Martin’s parents

George Zimmerman seems to be doing all he can to try to provoke a violent reaction from people. Last week, America was shocked as he attempted to auction the gun he used to kill unarmed Black teen Trayvon Martin, calling it a piece of American history. The auction infuriated many who saw through the racist […]

George Zimmerman set for big payday for gun

The recent announcement by racist child killer George Zimmerman that he was going to auction the gun he used to shoot Trayvon Martin, 17, caused national outrage. Zimmerman claimed that the gun was part of American history and that he was going to use part of the funds to fight Black Lives Matter’s violence against […]

Brazilian Beauty Auctioning Her Virginity to Help the Poor (Photos and Video)

It’s all for a good cause. Young, beautiful Brazilian woman pledges to auction her precious jewels to the highest bidder to raise money for the poor. Catarina Migliorini, 20, plans to give the money that she raises for selling her virginity to an NGO (nongovernmental organization) to build homes homes for poverty-stricken families in her […]

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