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Superstar actor Chadwick Boseman’s shocking and premature transition on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, sent multiple shock waves throughout American pop culture, which led to people clamoring en masse to read his final social media post. Twitter announced late Saturday afternoon that the final tweet, made on the Black Panther star’s behalf, is now the most…

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Min. Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam, was kicked off Twitter after a 2018 tweet attributed to him was considered anti-Semitic and therefore violated Twitter’s new rules about attacking religious groups. On Tuesday, July 10, 2019, Twitter suspended Farrakhan’s account just after releasing a description about “dehumanizing” language. Twitter is referring to this 2018 Twitter…

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Artists of the early 2000s have been making a resurgence lately. Charlene Keys, better known as Tweet, is a singer-songwriter from the early aughts who has made a significant impact on the industry. Recently, she visited Chicago to take part in The Experience and promote her latest release, Charlene, with Dedry Jones at Room 43 on the South Side. The fans came out…

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People seem to be taking to social media at a greater rate to voice their frustration and anger towards racists like Donald Trump. One woman’s tweet has now resulted in her being fired from her job. Kalen Rahim tweeted the following: Trump was scheduled to appear at a campaign event in Worcester, Massachusetts and the…

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Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump continues to flame the fire of racism and intolerance with his latest Twitter post. Trump tweeted the following: These statistics have been widely panned as inaccurate and false. The tweet posted by Trump states that 81 percent of Whites are murdered by Blacks. This is blatantly false as the actual…

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On Nov. 17, Entertainment One hosted a listening party for singer Tweet to promote her upcoming album, Charlene. Tweet, also referred to as the “Southern Hummingbird,” is no stranger to the music industry, since arriving on the scene in the 1990s with hits such as “Oops, Oh My” and “Smoking Cigarettes.” The singer wants to…

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  Hip-hop business mogul and cultural icon, Russell Simmons, has always kept a cool head in public. But recently, he let his anger be heard on Twitter. Simmons sent out an angry tweet regarding the politicalization of the NYPD shootings by cop killer Ismail Brinsley. Simmons tweeted:     The responses and tweet from two days…

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    Republican Candidate Calls for Obama’s Lynching A Republican candidate for the Florida State Legislature tweeted for the hanging of president Obama on the King Holiday. Joshua Black tweeted on the King Holiday:  “I’m past impeachment,” Joshua Black, who is also African American, tweeted on Monday. “It’s time to arrest and hang him high.”…

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Pump the brakes, Twitterverse — Paris Hilton knows the difference between Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr., or so she says. A tweet — seemingly from Hilton’s account — stated: “RIP Nelson Mandela. Your ‘I Have A Dream’ speech was so inspiring. Amazing man.” The tweet made the rounds on Thursday after Mandela’s death.…

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Yo Gotti is having a very good year. The Memphis-based rapper inked a new deal with Epic Records earlier this year, after an extended period of uncertainty regarding his career. Not only did it give him a new label home, but it also provided a launchpad for his CMG (Cocaine Muzik Group) imprint. With the deal in place, Gotti set to work on his sixth studio album. With I Am set to hit the streets this week, Gotti sat down with RO and reflected on where he is and what he’s been through.

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Tweet performed live at The Howard Theatre in Washington, D.C., to promote her new EP, Simply Tweet. In 2002 the successful duo of Missy Elliott and Timbaland presented Tweet, a soulful vocalist with hip-hop savvy and unrestrained sexuality. Tweet’s debut, Southern Hummingbird, featured production by Timbaland and vocals by Elliott, most notably on the lead single, “Oops (Oh…

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    Tweet hosts “Glamourtas” Breast Cancer Awareness event R&B singer Tweet made an appearance this weekend at an Atlanta charity event promoting breast cancer awareness. Dubbed “Glamourtas”, the pink themed party was a ladies only fundraiser dedicated to raising funds for the American Cancer Society. In honor of the noble cause, women flocked to Buckhead’s…

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