jubilee (Biblical) – 1. in Hebrew Scriptures, a year of rest to be observed by the Israelites every 50th year during which slaves were to be set free. 2. celebrations held by African-American slaves, usually at Christmas and Easter, which included respite from labor, feasting, music and dancing.

Atlanta Falcons offensive tackle Quinn Ojinnaka, 25, has landed in a heap of trouble. Ojinnaka was arrested at his home in Suwanee, Georgia after he fought with his wife and spat at her during an argument over a female friend of his on the social networking website. Not only did he end up in jail, […]

Last night after the Lakers beat the Celtics in game 1 of the NBA Finals, ABC re-aired this Nightline interview with LeBron James trying to give some clue as to where he will sign this summer.

Which of these television actresses never released an album? What is your favorite genre of music?customer surveys

With the increasing number of films aimed towards black audiences in the early 1970s, filmmakers realized that they couldn’t turn to Henry Mancini to provide the musical backdrops for these movies.

Today marks the 68th anniversary of the birth of one of black music’s greatest songwriters, Curtis Mayfield.

Lacresha says Luther Campbell “is an a**hole. He’s not a good father.” And she consistently calls him the “sperm donor”. Lacresha says more videos (and maybe even a show) are coming where she will blast her father even more. She also details Luke beating her mother to the point where she couldn’t even walk. She […]

R&B singer Lyfe Jennings is notoriously known for his inspirational messages to females concerning sex and self-esteem. Being a celebrity, Jennings knows firsthand how women throw themselves at men for attention which he mentions to be unattractive. “I get a lot of women coming on too strong. I’m a hood dude so imagine how strong […]

It’s summer time and with the warm weather comes fun festivals to attend and enjoy. A huge announcement has come from Seattle’s annual Bumbershoot Fest, a music and art celebration that brings together acts from across the country. The latest added to the lineup at Bumbershoot are J.Cole and Jay Electronica who’ll grace the city’s […]

Big Boi of OutKast stopped by Hot 107.9 earlier and spoke about his solo album, as well as label drama with Jive Records involving his solo project as well as a future OutKast and Dungeon Family album. He also talks about the controversy surrounding VH1’s Hip-Hop Honors and the Dirty South. Feel free to post […]

Diddy and Nicki Minaj hit up the set of DJ Khaled’s “All I Do Is Win” remix video shoot that took place this past weekend in Miami. Anyway, Khaled’s video is suppose to be one of the biggest hip hop collaborations this year featuring the likes of Nicki Minaj, Diddy, Fabolous, Rick Ross, T-Pain, Jada […]