Black History Month originated in 1926, founded by Carter G. Woodson and was created to celebrate achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.


Haile Selassie became Ethiopia’s final emperor on this day in 1930, ruling the country for over four decades before he was exiled from power. He is remembered not just as the head of an African nation but as a deity in the Rastafarian religion. November 2 is seen among Rastafarian practitioners as a holy day. […]


Black Music Month originated in 1979.  President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

In case you’re completely out of the loop, today is a holiday of sorts for cannabis enthusiasts worldwide. While much of 4/20’s origin is unknown and debatable, everything from recipes containing marijuana to smoking videos can be found plastered around the Internet on said day. So, it’s only right that Snapchat (the social media app […]

Lauryn Hill had to cancel a planned show in Tel Aviv because she wasn’t able to book a deal in the nearby Palestinian city of Rahallah. She says scheduling a concert in the Palestinian territories ‘proved to be a challenge.’ Not wanting to alienate fans, Lauryn canceled her concert in Isreal that was to happen […]

Headkrack got the chance to catch up with Ziggy Marley on his father, Bob Marley‘s birthday. We know Bob Marley touched many people through his…

The year 2015 hasn’t even started settled in yet and Madonna has already made people torch her edges. On Friday, the Material Girl posted pictures…

The children of late reggae star Peter Tosh are fighting over more than $2 million in royalties from his estate, according to a new Manthattan lawsuit according to sources. Aldrian McIntosh, the singer’s daughter, claims in the suit that younger sister Niambe McIntosh, who runs her father’s estate hasn’t paid her or their other eight […]

MIAMI — A feud has erupted within the first family of reggae, with the widow and nine children of Bob Marley suing his half brother to stop use of the Marley name to promote an annual Miami music festival and profit from other businesses in his native Jamaica. The lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court […]