Iconic Singer & Actress Della Reese Passes Away At Age 86

Iconic Singer & Actress Della Reese Passes Away At Age 86

The entertainment world is mourning the loss of beloved actress/singer Della Reese, who passed away on Sunday (November 19) at the age of 86. Though many fondly remember Reese for her role as Tess in the ABC show Touched By An Angel, many in the Hip Hop community best know her for playing the role of Vera in the film Harlem Knights.

JAY-Z Defends Meek Mill In A New York Times Op-Ed

JAY-Z Defends Meek Mill In A New York Times Op-Ed

JAY-Z, who’s been incredibly vocal about Meek Mill‘s recent prison sentence as the result of repeated parole violations, penned an op-ed for New York Times — published Friday (November 17) — calling for reform and panning probation as a “trap.”

Should Meek Mill Really Be The Poster Child For Unjust Incarceration?

Should Meek Mill Really Be The Poster Child For Unjust Incarceration?

Immediately after news of the announcement broke, fans and industry peers took to social media to pan the sentence and show support for the rapper.

The question is, should we feel sorry for Meek? It’s important to understand the full spectrum of Meek’s situation and the timeline that has led to this latest sentence.

The Hoodies Are About To Be Two Of Hip Hop’s Brightest Stars

The Hoodies Are About To Be Two Of Hip Hop’s Brightest Stars

If we’re keeping it all the way 100, the schtick of rhyming in a car is beyond played out. Whatever “cool” factor it did possess probably decimated after Carpool Karaoke became your mom’s fav thing to share on Facebook. At least that’s what I thought, until I stumbled onto E-Class (21-years-old) and his younger brother Young Poppa (11-years-old). Collectively known as The Hoodies, they’ve taken a stale concept and (with sheer quality bars) spun it into national viral fame.