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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…



Aminé’s First Headlining Tour Is Here

Aminé just announced his first headlining tour in support of his upcoming debut album Good For You. With the album set to drop on July 28, he’ll kick off the tour on October 6 in Seattle, before heading to Toronto, New York, and other cities around the country. The tour concludes on November 16 in Los Angeles. Aminé…



R. Kelly Denies Allegations of Masterminding of an ‘Abusive Sex Cult’

R. Kelly has responded to the allegations that he has been holding six women against their will between the two cities of Atlanta and Chicago. According to TMZ, a representative for R. Kelly has vehemently denied the allegations calling them “false,” saying that the 50-year-old singer was “disturbed” by the allegations being spread against him. “Mr….



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…



Kendrick Lamar Goes Double Platinum with ‘Damn’, Kicks Off Tour [Watch]

Kendrick Lamar is no stranger to success in music, but his critically acclaimed album DAMN reaching double platinum status in such a short amount of time has taken his excellence to a new level. According to the Recording Industry Association of America, the highly praised project from the Compton MC became certified double platinum on July 10, 2017,…



Mopreme Shakur Details 2Pac’s Secret Relationship with Madonna

In a tenured interview with DJ Vlad, Tupac’s brother Mopreme Shakur goes into depth about his brother’s undercover tryst with pop megastar Madonna at the height of both of their careers. He also details the behind the scenes scenario with Janet Jackson, where on the set of the movie Poetic Justice, ‘Pac was approached about…