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P. Diddy, Naomi Campbell, Lil Yachty, Lupita Nyong’o & More Star in 2018 Pirelli Calendar

Pirelli has announced the stars of 2018 edition of its iconic calendar. This time shot by Tim Walker. The Alice in Wonderland-themed shoot features stars including Lil Yachty, Lupita Nyong’o, Naomi Campbell, P.Diddy, Whoopi Goldberg, model Adwoa Aboah, and American Honey star Sasha Lane. The shoot is styled by Edward Enniful, the incoming Editor-in-Chief of British Vogue, and for a change…



New Music Friday: Tyler The Creator, Lana del Rey, Meek Mill | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: Friday, July 21, is truly a music packed day. Three highly anticipated album releases have finally arrived. Tyler, The Creator dropped Flower Boy, Lana del Rey delivered Lust for Life as well as Meek Mill‘s Wins & Losses  is now available for streaming. Pirelli has announced the stars of its 2018 calendar that…



Everything You Need To Know About O.J. Simpson’s Nevada Parole Hearing Tomorrow

There’s a huge good chance that former NFL great O.J. Simpson will be a free man by the end of 2017. Simpson was convicted in October 2008 on 12 counts that included conspiracy, burglary, kidnapping, robbery, assault and coercion, all with a deadly weapon for his role in a October 2007 robbery attempt in a…



Kyrie Irving Expresses Concerns About Cleveland Cavaliers Current State

“We’re in a very peculiar place.” These are the words of NBA 2k18 cover boy Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers. This statement comes after LeBron James has expressed his discontent with the organization after the firing of former general manager David Griffin. The statement itself is peculiar, as the Cavaliers remain the best team in the Eastern…



The Source360 Youth Hackathon presented by Blue 1647 and The Source

The Source, and the top entrepreneurship and innovation center for youth and adult technology education, Blue 1647, partners to put on The Source 360 Hackathon Experience on August 10th during the 4th Annual Source360 Conference in Downtown, Brooklyn. One of the biggest challenges to urban youth is access to technology. Blue 1647 teaches middle school and…



JAY-Z Releases “BAM” Video, Chance & Young Thug Team Up for New Track | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: Last Friday, JAY-Z released yet another visual accompanying his 13th album 4:44. The video for “BAM” featuring Damian Marley is available exclusively on Tidal. At least for now.. Chance The Rapper and Young Thug teamed up for a surprise track “Big B’s” The Swizz Beatz versus Timbaland beat battle came a…



Today In Hip Hop History: BDP’s ‘Edutainment’ LP Released 27 Years Ago Today

Produced primarily by the Blastmaster KRS himself along with the Human 808 D-Nice, Edutainment is arguably one of BDP’s best albums before KRS began to venture into solo projects. The title was definitive of its contents; education through the entertainment of Hip Hop music. This album was also the most populated in terms of members…



JAY-Z Drops “4:44” Video, First Photo of Carter Twins | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: JAY-Z just dropped yet another visual accompanying his recent album 4:44. This time, for the title track “4:44.” The video runs almost 9 minutes and includes a mashup of dash cam videos, cell phone footage, concert footage featuring Beyoncé and much more. Last night, Beyoncé took to Instagram to share the first official…



Heroin And Cocaine Possession No Longer A Felony Under Oregon Bill

Possession of small amounts of cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine will no longer be punishable by a jail term in Oregon. Under a new bill treatment will be prioritized with the offence reduced from a felony to a misdemeanour. House Bill 2355 passed last week meaning felony charges will no longer be associated with the possession…



International Afrobeats Superstar WizKid’s ‘Sounds From The Other Side’ Is Coming.

WizKid performs at his London launch party. PIC COURTESY Paul Hampartsoumian. After signing a worldwide record deal with Sony, Nigeria’s first son of the afrobeats music genre  – WizKid – is aiming to be a household name for the future of the movement. In April this year he dropped yet another huge Drake collaboration track…