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Scandal and a senseless killing have rocked the city of Macon, Georgia, and the family of the late Otis Redding. Brandon Parker, 33, the grandson of Redding, was shot by his girlfriend Tracia Yvonne Hubbard, 48. The incident allegedly started at the popular Tic Toc Room restaurant in downtown Macon where the couple engaged in a loud…

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The Georgia Legislative Black Caucus held its annual dinner on Thursday, February 26, at the Georgia World Congress Center. At this year’s event, they honored African Americans in arts and entertainment with Georgia ties. It was hosted by actor-comedian Chris Tucker and Fox news anchor Cynne’ Simpson. Honorees included Steve Allen, Andre Thompson, Brenda Sigletary…

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With their highly anticipated joint album, Watch The Throne, set to be released early next month, Kanye West and Jay-Z continue building up steam for the album by releasing the soulful track, “Otis,” featuring sampled vocals from soul legend Otis Redding. The track, which samples Otis Redding’s classic 1966 cover of Irving King and Harry…

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