It’s been 28 years since Cuba Gooding Jr. screamed out “RICKKKKKY!!!!!!!!” and our hearts dropped into our stomachs as Morris Chestnut’s character was gunned down. You don’t need to speak the name of the film because if you know you know. We have creative architect John Singleton to thank for essentially crafting the storylines of […]
April 17 in conjunction with the film release, Homecoming: The Live Albumwas dropped and on this day in history all planned productivity ceased.
Dear Uncle Sam collected more than 3.4 trillion in revenue from taxes during the 2017 Fiscal Year.
aspireTV recently had the pleasure of attending a very special event at the illustrious Spelman College – the birthplace of black girl magic, but I digress – with the star-studded cast of the new comedy, Little.
Entertainment giant Billboard faces backlash after removing new song, Old Town Road, by a young black artist from their country charts listing. Lil Nas X is his name and fusing a mixture of country and rap sounds is his game. The music newcomer caused a stir last week when his new single, Old Town Road, […]
Yes, you read that right but don’t break out the daisy dukes just yet. Event promoters are taking another stab at reviving Atlanta’s legendary Freaknik. From the early 1980s to the late 1990s, the annual spring break-themed event was an infamous gathering in Atlanta, a massive party that swelled in size, and with it, drinking […]
Women’s History Month may be over but that doesn’t stop Black Girl Magic. 56-year-old Lori Lightfoot, a former federal prosecutor who never held elected office, made history last week in the windy city. According to The New York Times, Ms. Lightfoot, who was partner at a prominent law firm, Mayer Brown, portrayed her newcomer status […]
On March 31 when news broke that Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle, born Ermias Joseph Asghedom, was gunned down in front of his Marathon clothing store the community released an outpouring of disbelief, hurt and dismay. The Victory Lap artist had allegedly visited his clothing store without the accompaniment of his security when he succumbed to an […]
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