'Bust A Move"s Recipe for Success: The 10 Ingredients Behind Young MC's Big Hit

What made “Bust a Move” a hip-hop classic? Check it out as we break it down. Continue reading… Source: The Boombox



Is DJ Premier Working on Drake's New 'Scorpion' Album?

Drake’s much-anticipated album is expected to arrive in June. Continue reading… Source: The Boombox



Five Prominent But Lesser-Known Black Dignitaries At Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding

The Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and now, Meghan Markle, Dutchess of Sussex, had the world’s attention over the weekend. For about 15 minutes, The Most Reverend Michael Bruce Curry’s impassioned speech on love captivated hearts, too. Even more talked about were some of the black celebrities in attendance, such as Oprah Winfrey, Idris Elba,…



Will Smith Reportedly Set to Work With Diplo on Official FIFA World Cup Song

The track will reportedly hit streaming services on May 25 and will feature Nicky Jam and Era Istrefi. Continue reading… Source: The Boombox



R. Kelly Accused of Sexual Battery, False Imprisonment, Transmitting Sexual Disease in New Lawsuit

A woman is accusing the singer not telling her he had herpes, and says he ‘initiated unwanted sexual contact.’ Continue reading… Source: The Boombox



R. Kelly's Lawsuit Dismissed After He's a No-Show in Court

The R&B singer loses the case against Comcast Spectacor. Continue reading… Source: The Boombox



The Obamas Finalize Multiyear Deal To Produce Films And Shows For Netflix

Netflix finally announced its deal with the Obamas to produce a series of high-profile films and series under the former first couple’s own production company. Although details of the deal are still under wraps, Netflix said that the former couple has signed a multiyear agreement to produce films and series to be made available on…



Diddy Pays $21 Million for Painting By Black Artist: Here are 9 Tips On Collecting Art for Average Folks

The news just broke that Sean “Diddy” Combs paid $21 million for a painting by 62-year-old African American artist  Kerry James Marshall. The purchase is said to be the highest ever for artwork by a living artist and the most expensive work created by a black artist. More and more black celebrities are purchasing artwork not…



The Hairbrella Is A New Way to Protect Your Hair From the Rain

Meet Tracey Pickett. She is a young entrepreneur whose company has created the Hairbrella, an innovative way to protect hair and makeup from getting ruined in inclement weather. Think of a rain hat for your hair, but the company stresses that “this is not your Grandma’s hair bonnet” on its Facebook page. Brandon Andrews of Values Partnerships…



Pusha T on His Upcoming 'King Push' Album: 'I'm Scared to Say it, But I Think it's Flawless'

The Kanye West-produced album is due out on May 25. Continue reading… Source: The Boombox