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Dave Chappelle has tested positive for coronavirus. The 47-year-old comedian has canceled four of his comedy gigs in Texas after discovering he has contracted COVID-19, though his representative told TMZ that he hasn’t yet experienced any symptoms. Chappelle had performed his first show in Texas on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, but has now pulled out…

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Lil Wayne has released his first new music since being pardoned by Donald Trump. The former U.S. president pardoned more than 100 people during his last day in office on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, including the 38-year-old rap star, who had pleaded guilty to illegally possessing a loaded weapon on a private jet. Two days…

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Mount Westmore, the new supergroup comprised of Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Too Short and E-40, has finally put its official stamp down. The four-man crew of super spitters addresses racism, police brutality, culture appropriation, gentrification and more on the politically charged anthem “Step Child.” The song leads off the soundtrack for Nate Parker and Spike…

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  Adrien Broner (Image source: Instagram – @adrienbroner) Fledgling boxer Adrien Broner has been harping about his very thin pockets recently. But fans were ill-prepared to see just how broke the former millionaire is. The four-time boxing champ, once one of Floyd Mayweather’s promising protégés, shamelessly admitted to his 1.1 million followers that he’s too…

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Comedian Eddie B

Comedian Eddie B. is hilariously melding teaching and comedy in the social media space. Born Eddie Brown, the Houston native and self-proclaimed “teacher‘s comedian” is a former elementary and junior high school teacher. A natural-born humorist, he became an overnight sensation among educators worldwide after he began posting videos titled “What Teachers Really Say.” As…

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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ national profile continues its upward trajectory as she was tapped for an important position within the Democratic Party. President-elect Joe Biden nominated Bottoms to become vice chair of the Democratic National Committee. The longtime Atlanta city leader would be in charge of civic engagement and voter protection. Bottoms’ name recognition…

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Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey have made their relationship Instagram official. The 33-year-old actor shared a series of professional photographs with the 24-year-old model on the social media app over the weekend and captioned the post with a black love heart and exclamation marks, seemingly confirming they are dating. Lori also took to her…

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During the heavily contested Senate runoff election between Democratic challenger the Rev. Raphael Warnock and Republican incumbent Kelly Loeffler, the state of Georgia made history by electing its first Black senator. On Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, Jamal Bryant, senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in DeKalb County, Georgia, extended his congratulations to Warnock…

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Louis Gossett Jr. is one of the latest public figures to face a health scare due to complications of coronavirus. On Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, Gossett conducted a phone interview with radio talk show host Ryan Cameron on Atlanta’s WAMJ-Majic 107.5/97.5 FM. During their discussion, Gossett revealed he contracted COVID-19 in late December after a…

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