Skateboard culture examined in new film, ‘The BlackBoard’

[jwplatform ndK3nwRW]Skateboard culture in the Black community is examined in the new film, The BlackBoard. The film looks at how Black skateboarders have carved their own lanes in the sport and hobby. The BlackBoard is Marquis Bradshaw’s debut film under his Another Kind of Son Rises Entertainment imprint and is tentatively set for a Spring 2016 release.

Lil Wayne’s Fashion Timeline

Lil Wayne and his fashion, just like his music, is out of this world. Largely responsible for the skateboard fashion phenomenon and making it cool for rappers to blanket their bodies with tattoos, Lil Wayne continues to set trends. Check out the many recent fashion looks of Lil Wayne.

Lil Wayne + Skateboard = ‘Narly Gash Over My Left Eye’

Lil Wayne bit the pavement while skateboarding and received nine stitches to close a “narly gash” over his left eye. He sought treatment at a St. Louis hospital, and according to, the rapper was accompanied by several members of his Cash Money entourage. A hospital spokesperson said Wayne was treated and released. The accident didn’t […]

Element Skateboard Supports Chad Muska’s Use of N-Word

Skateboard legend Chad Muska was arrested on felony vandalism charges July 13. Los Angeles police were summoned to the Roosevelt Hotel after Muska was detained by two security guards whom he repeatedly referred to as “n—as.” While waiting for the police to arrive, Muska also made the statement, “F— all these n—as.” He also displayed […]