Proud papa Terius “The-Dream” Nash recently told MTV News that his upcoming album, Love King, will be his last album.  Maybe.

Fans who were pressed to get inside the tribute party for the late B.I.G. were upset when party promoters were charging $100 or more to get in. The Lab in Brooklyn was jam-packed with people who either paid $30 for advance tickets or a grip at the door to get in. Looks like Diddy is still […]

Via: A joint operation is under way in Durham to check on every registered sex offender in the County…Its called “Operation Bull Pen,” and During the three-day operation, authorities will be issuing warrants for any sex offender that aren’t living where they claim… Authorities will also be checking to make sure offenders aren’t living […]

Via: A Cary police officer who was trying to catch a speeding car, lost control of his car and crashed into a house last night… The accident happened on Southwest Maynard Road near Pond Street. According to WRAL, the officer was on patrol watching for speeders but when he tried stop a speeding car, […]

Nationally known radio personality and WQOK K97.5FM Alum has passed on. Torey Drinker, also known as Wax Master Torey and later in his career as Tre Black, died of a massive heart attack over the weekend. The 41-year-old started his career in Raleigh at WKNC, WLLE and WQOK. He also worked at stations in Los […]

Via: WRAL North Carolina’s unemployment rate remained stuck around the 11 percent mark in January, according to statistics released Wednesday by the state Employment Security Commission. The state jobless rate was 11.1 percent, or about 502,000 unemployed, in January, up from 10.9 percent in December. For more info: Click Here

Via: The Urban Daily Just when you didn’t think Howard Stern could get anymore disrespectful he calls Gabourey Sidibe, star of Precious, “the most enormous fat black chick I’ve ever seen!” He claims she’s “going to die in two years” if she doesn’t lose weight and the only role she could ever play in Hollywood […]

Dear Erykah Badu, What exactly is this that you posted on your website today?

In this clip, writer and critic Stanley Crouch notes the wide separation, even appearance-wise, that exists between actress Gabourey Sidibe and the character of Precious.

Since the Oscars on Sunday, there has been a lot of talk about Ms. Gabourey Sidibe. Some of the talk has been good and some of the talk hasn’t been good. Heck, some of the talk has been down right nasty…Howard Stern. Oh, you didn’t hear what Howard had to say, check this out… Read […]

Created in 1994, in honor of Women’s History Month, Women’s Empowerment was designed to enhance the lives of African American women by addressing issues that specifically impact their “health, hearts and pocketbooks.” Throughout the day, this expo-styled event offers seminars, workshops, demonstrations, sampling, and shopping. Over the past 16 years we have featured many noted […]