The death of longtime Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein has left many wondering who will fill her very important senate seat. The post Black Women Governor Newsom Could Appoint To Fill Diana Feinstein’s Senate Seat  appeared first on NewsOne.


On Wednesday (Sept 27), comedian, actor and author Cedric The Entertainer, visited H-Town to hang with fans and detail the inspiration behind his debut novel, the crime-caper, Flipping Boxcars.

IKYFL! We’re all human and make mistakes, but to be the President of the United States and make THIS kind of slip up in front of a predominantly black audience- is pretty embarrassing. This year the Congressional Black Caucus was held September 20-24 in Washington, D.C. and the recipients for the Phoenix Awards included hip-hop […] The post Get Yo President! Biden Calls LL Cool J “Boy” At Congressional Black Caucus appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Usher is on cloud 9 about performing at the Super Bowl. He shared how he got a call from Jay-Z right after the announcement was made. 

For the second time, Usher will be gracing the stage at the Super Bowl halftime show, but this time he’s the headliner. As previously reported, the NFL announced Sunday (Sept. 24) that the R&B icon, who performed during the halftime show in 2011 as a special guest of the Black Eyed Peas, will be leading […]


Will Smith announced the launch of a new podcast series entitled "Class of '88". In the series, he and other Hip-Hop legends such as Chuck D of Public Enemy, Queen Latifah will explore how 1988 was so influential to the culture.

The eleventh annual show promises an unforgettable evening filled with love and laughter, set to take place at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman in The Woodlands, TX on Saturday, October 21, 2023. Tickets on sale now.

After they successfully complete each course, students enrolled at the Tuskegee Flight Academy are eligible for free flight training.  The post The Tuskegee Airmen National Museum Teaches Young Black Teens How To Fly appeared first on NewsOne.

Josh Schoemann thinks he and those he represents are being treated unfairly because they're white—in Wisconsin. The post Wisconsin County Leader Whines He Can’t Get Grants Because His ‘Skin Is Too White’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Honeyland Festival is committed to funding Black owned businesses in the Greater Houston area and nationally. Deadline to apply is October 9th.

Get your tickets now. The concert experience of the Fall takes place Saturday October 21st. Don't miss the return of Majic Under The Stars!

CRT FRSH aka Certified Fresh is our way shining a light on the wide scope of Hip-Hop bi-weekly via our playlist.