EVENT: Aretha Franklin

  “The Queen Of Soul” will be making a stop in Baltimore next month. Known for her famous hits such as “Respect” and “Natural Woman,” Franklin has sold millions. She has influenced many singers from American Idol winner Fantasia, Oscar winning Jennifer Hudson, Natalie Cole, Chaka Khan, and Mary J. Blige. She will be performing…

GOOD DEED: Kevin Hart Helps Bus Driver Get Her Job Back

  Los Angeles shuttle bus driver Genesha Bradley-Douglas was suspended after taking a selfie with comedian Kevin Hart. When her supervisors saw the photo and videos of the event, Bradley Douglas was suspended without pay. Word got back to Kevin Hart about the suspension and Hart posted a video directed at National Car Rental. He…

L’Oreal Agrees To Purchase Carol’s Daughter Beauty Brand

  L’Oreal USA announced today that they have purchased the natural hair line beauty brand Carol’s Daughter. This will help the company “build a new dedicated multi-cultural beauty division.” In a statement, L’Oreals President Frederic Roze spoke highly of the brand and how it fits in with the company. “Carol’s Daughter possesses an expertise in…

Ray Rice Could Be Reinstated

  It is being reported that Ray Rice could be reinstated this season. He is said to have an “exceedingly strong case.” According to CBS Sports reports he could be reinstated within the next four weeks. His appeal against the suspension, many legal experts believe he will win because he will argue that his suspension…

Apple Inc. Offers Unique New Perk

Well for their employees that is. Earlier this year, Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers now Apple is said to be adding the new perk in January. The companies’ policies are a tad bit different from each other but both are offering up to $20,000 in total. This process allows women to postpone childbirth…

Common’s “Nobody’s Smiling” Tour Dates

Common announced his dates for his “Nobody’s Smiling” tour featuring special guest Jay Electronica. The 13 date tour kicks off in Las Vegas at the House of Blues on November 21. He makes stops in Washington, DC, Philadelphia and finally New York. Ticket’s are on sale now at Ticketmaster. Common’s tenth album “Nobody’s Smiling” was…

Teacher Placed On Administrative Leave After Fight

  A video emerged of a teacher fighting a 17 year old student. The video was taken Friday and it shows the girl shoving a chair at the teacher as well as throwing a book at her. After that you can see the teacher going after the teenager while a male student tries to intervene. The teacher was…

Pap, Pap, Do You Get That Thing Checked?

  In the words of Missy Elliott, “Is it worth it, let me work it.  I put my thing down, flip it and reverse it.” Pause.. well before you think about working, flipping and reversing it are you going to get IT checked. Yes you know what I am talking about but if you do…