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The fastest-growing African American network on television, Bounce TV, is expanding its reach with the launch of Brownsugar.com. The new streaming service features “the biggest collection of the baddest African American movies of all-time.” Black film icon Pam Grier is the official ambassador and spokesperson for Brown Sugar. During a recent promo tour, Grier shared her pride and…

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In seconds, a verbal altercation descended into gun violence between two Chicago women. Kearra Hardmon, 27, was live streaming to Facebook when she encountered Labritney Austin, 29, of University Park who was sitting in the driver’s side of a parked vehicle. The pair begins to argue and Austin is called a b—. In response, Austin shoots…

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  Though Jay Z’s Tidal streaming service is facing an uphill battle to remain afloat, his chief competitor, Spotify, is doing just fine. According to the Wall Street Journal, Spotify recently received additional funding to push its worth to $8.4 billion. That total now makes the streaming giant worth more than all of the U.S.…

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Kendrick Lamar may not have taken home the Grammy for Best Rap Album, but it looks the Compton emcee is a big winner in the wake of the major awards show. According to a press release from Spotify, Lamar’s catalog saw a 99 percent increase after the Grammys aired. The music streaming service issued a press release announcing the spike in certain artists’ music after the show.

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