Experience the magic of Rema for yourself and catch him live in Houston July 28th at the Bayou Music Center. Enter to win tickets today!

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4KIHKtf3qI Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  Glorilla is back on live again. There is nothing bigger than true confession. Fans want Glo to add a little more feminine charisma to her artist craft. Beyonce may be the true source for young female artist inspiration. Press play and check out what […] The post Beyonce Is Back On Glorilla’s Radar appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_El8BRUdWg Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Leave it up to two legendary icons to have a classic face to face battle of the jokes. Although it was all fun in games, Mike seemed honored to hear that Shaq would be coming to his next show to support. This was more […] The post Shaq Vs Mike Epps Face To Face Roast Session appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

he conference is a hybrid event, with today's most impactful civil rights and community activists and leaders, business, government, and media gathering in person at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. Concurrently, an online, virtual component will extend the conference experience to participants everywhere.

Workforce careers don’t have to include hard hats and safety goggles, they can also include accountants, business administrators, and paralegal assistants. Everyone looking to get hired is welcome!

Police are looking for suspect(s) of a deadly mass shooting that took place Monday Night during a 4th of July celebration.

Ice Cube's Big 3 touched down in Dallas over the weekend, check out our exclusive recap of all the action! The post [VIDEO Recap] Catch The Fast-Paced BIG3 Sports Action in The Big D! appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

You know what’s better than watching fireworks? Watching people come up with the silliest idea to play with fireworks SMH! According to the U.S.Consumer Product Safety Commission, last year over 10,200 people were treated from injuries that were firework related, 11 of them died. In addition to fireworks, grilling has also caused some serious issues […] The post VIDEOS: 4th Of July Gone Wrong appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

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The NBA legend turned entrepreneur greeted fans and treated them to a tasty meal.

It just got Real REAL, Real FAST in Texas with temperatures climbing above 100 degrees every single day this week!  According to the Ready Campaign, “In extreme heat your body works extra hard to maintain a normal temperature, which can lead to death. Extreme heat is responsible for the highest number of annual deaths among […] The post Surviving Texas Summer: Lower Costs, Cooling Stations, & More appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.


Friends, family, fans and peers flocked to downtown Houston Sunday in honor of Poyo.