The NOLA-born, Houston-based artist stops by the K975 studios to speak on the success of his hit single and what inspires his musical style.

The "Queen of Bounce", Big Freedia, announced that she will soon be opening a new hotel in her hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana. The "Hotel Freedia" is slated to be a hotel, restaurant, music venue, and clubhouse located near the popular Frenchman Street. Plans for membership to the clubhouse to be offered through NFTs were discussed by the artist and her manager with local press. The post N.O. Bounce: Big Freedia Poised To Open Hotel in New Orleans appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired.

Wow, it looks like DaBaby’s streak of bad luck may be continuing. NOLA.com reports that his Friday (Sept. 2) concert at New Orleans’ Smoothie King Center has been canceled, due to low ticket sales. The promoters of the concert, Euell “7th Ward Shorty” Sylvester and Greg Pulver, said that the show is simply postponed for a […]

It’s the New Orleans rapper’s first album since “Tha Carter V” and his 13th solo LP. Big Sean, Lil Baby and more appear on the tracks. Related Stories: Travis Barker ft. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross “Gimme Brain,” Tommy Gzz ft. Casanova “Hockey” & More Guns, Cocaine Found On Lil Wayne’s Private Jet: Report Text […]

Despite getting off to a slow start, Williamson finished his first NBA appearance with 22 points, seven rebounds and three assists in 18 minutes against San Antonio. The number 1 overall pick scored 17 straight fourth-quarter points, including four threes, and had the crowd chanting “MVP” before the game’s end. Williamson now holds the record […]

The number one draft pick for the NBA went to the New Orleans Pelicans. New Orleans selected Salsbury, North Carolina native Zion Williamson. The Duke University 18-year-old is a small forward and power forward standing at 6 foot 7 in and 285 pounds. “You know, as a little kid, you say you want to go […]

Cash Money Records co-founder and rapper Birdman made an apology to Lil Wayne following a settled lawsuit which initially led to a public dispute between the two. They were on stage at Lil Weezyana Fest in New Orleans, which celebrated the tenth anniversary of Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter III album. Related Stories: #Birdman Launches New […]

NFL owners voted to award Glendale, Arizona and New Orleans, Louisiana, as respective hosts for Super Bowls 57 & 58. Related Stories: This Video Of Will Smith Is Probably The Real Reason Behind The Eagles’ Super Bowl Win All The Fashion And Style From Super Bowl LII Weekend Festivities Text “K975” To 52140 for your […]

Anita Baker has blessed us with a number of soulful records that we still enjoy today, but it seems like the legend is hanging up her musical shoes! She announced that she will be retiring from her long musical career in 2018. However, you know Aunty Anita is not about to just leave us without […]

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Rodney James Hess, 36, was fatally shot by a Tennessee police official on Thursday.

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Antoine Edwards, 31, was booked and charged with second-degree murder in the July 31 shooting that claimed the lives of Joshua and Ryan "Rudy" Johnson.

A federal appeals court allows New Orleans to remove three prominently displayed Confederate monuments.