Chicago

Jaylen Ausley, Donald Huey and Devonta Vivetter were killed in a hit and run outside of a popular gay bar in Chicago. Police said it was "intentional" and suggested it could be a hate crime. The post Hate Crime Suspected After 3 Black Gay Men Killed In ‘Intentional’ Chicago Hit And Run appeared first on NewsOne.

As the impact from the worldwide coronavirus pandemic continues, many are doing what they can help those in need. Kanye West is the latest high-profile name to lend a helping hand by donating to charities in both Chicago and Los Angeles by providing meals for the needy. Related Stories: Kanye West Talks Importance of Adding […]

Derrick Jones Jr., Aaron Gordon, Dwight Howard and Pat Connaughton will compete in the 2020 NBA Dunk Contest during All-Star Weekend in Chicago, the NBA confirmed. Jones- who famously won the event in 2008 with a Superman cape draped over his shoulders- Gordon and Howard are all returning participants, while Connaughton is preparing for his […]

The city of Chicago just hit Jussie Smollett with a lawsuit, asking for a little more than $130,000 to recover the costs of investigating his alleged attack, which the city claims was staged. Related Stories: Mario Talks Millennium Tour, The Set Of Empire Since Jussie Smollett Scandal, and Played Song Association R. Kelly’s Lawyer Blames […]

Kanye West, one of President Trump’s most famous and vocal supporters, met with the president at the White House today for a freewheeling discussion in which the rapper commanded most of the conversation, earning praise and compliments from the president. West began the meeting by praising Trump’s efforts in North Korea saying, “On day one you solved […]

If you didn’t know, Chance the Rapper and Donald Glover are pretty good friends… in real life! They proved it after Donald Glover help Chance surprise Chicago students at his Social Works Open Mic. Childish Gambino (@donaldglover) surprised students at @ChanceTheRapper's Open Mike event in Chicago by coming out to perform "This Is America"https://t.co/MrujBIY8Hm — […]

A video of a frightened young boy named, Michael Thomas Jr., has gone viral after he was handcuffed by Chicago Police for fitting the description of a call the department received. Authorities  said the boy was stopped for questioning and handcuffed, due to him matching a called in description of a 10-12 year-old boy with […]

During Kanye West’s days-long twitter resurgence, he mentioned that President Obama didn’t do anything for Chicago during the 8 years he was in office. Social media demanded that the rapper practice what he preaches…. and now- Kanye is creating an organization after his mom called “Donda Social.” Related Stories: That Friend Who Doesn’t Listen: These […]

It is no secret that Chance The Rapper is all about giving back to his community, and when it comes to celebrating his 25th birthday, things are no different. On Thursday, Chance announced that he would be celebrating his 25th birthday at Chicago’s Liqr Box on April 21st. Liqr Box will be donating 100% of […]

Each month Chance The Rapper’s non-profit organization “Social Works,” hosts an OpenMike event in Chicago, where guests are always surprised by who walks through the door. Chance the Rapper surprised the audience with a special performance from Big Sean. The rapper performed his hit single “Bounce Back,” in front of the excited crowd as they […]

On the last Sunday of Black History Month, former first lady, Michelle Obama, made the announcement that she will be releasing her first memoir and second book. The book will be titled, “Becoming” and has officially been set to release this November! The book will give readers insight on Michelle’s upbringing on the South Side […]

Producer Maxo Kream confirmed the death of the Chicago rapper, whose real name is Derrick Coleman. In October 2017 the rapper experienced liver and kidney failure, vowing to go to rehab. Hip Hop has lost another young king too soon. According to reports, Chicago rapper, and Chief Keef‘s cousin, Fredo Santana was found dead in […]