Does R. Kelly Interview Make You Believe Him Now?

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer This morning clips of R. Kelly interview with Gayle King aired on CBS This Morning today. The Chicago singer vehemently denied the allegations that he slept with underage girls or held them against their will. “Not true”  Kelly replied when asked directly about the women Continue Reading

Is Jussie Smollett Lying or Telling the Truth?

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer Increasingly there have been reports that Empire actor Jussie Smollett wasn’t truthful about being attacked in Chicago on January 29th. Smollett told police that he was approached by two men in a MAGA hat’s yelling racial slurs.  He then said the men poured bleach on Continue Reading

Smokey Robinson Tells People to “Stop Hating” Against JLo Grammy Performance

BTN STAFF Motown legend had some choice words for people who had a problem with Jennifer Lopez Grammy performance. J Lo’s tribute to Motown was met with criticism from spectators and fans of the legendary music.  “Stop hating,” Smokey said. “Motown united people, not divided them,” he continued. The iconic Continue Reading

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s “indentured servants” Comment Further Shows What He Thinks about Blacks

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer In an interview with Gayle King on “CBS This Morning,” Virginia Governor Ralph Northam tried to clean up his reputation as a racist. Instead, he showed his distorted view on American history with Blacks and slavery. Instead of calling slavery by name, he called Blacks Continue Reading

Black NYTimes Columnist Charles Blow Says Trump Being Rich, Successful Businessman is All Lies

BTN STAFF During a CNN panel discussion NYTimes Charles Blow called President Trump out on the tale of him being rich successful businessman. “‘I don’t need money! I’m rich! I can do this.’ We found out in recent reporting that, no, he was broke and going to Deutsche Bank because he was Continue Reading

Slim Jxmmi of Rae Sremmurd Says He Leaving the Group… Is He Jealous of his Brother Swae Lee?

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer One half of the group Rae Sremmurd says he is leaving the group. Slim Jxmmi went on Twitter and made some statements that indicate the is no longer part of the duo. “I’m not Rae Sremmurd I’m slim jxmmi and ima sink or swim by Continue Reading

Angela Davis “Stunned” at Award Revocation, But Still Coming to Birmingham

Davis joins a long list of scholars and activists who have been censored in efforts to silence debate on Israeli apartheid. By: Roy S. Johnson Article Reprint “My long-term support of justice for Palestine was at issue.” Activist, poet, academic and writer Angela Davis says she was “stunned” to learn Continue Reading

Fabo On Why People Liking His Music is Not that Important

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer One thing I came to realize from being a part of the Hip Hop community, is that everything is not what it seems to be. Some of the rappers who spit gangsta, hardcore lyrics are not that gangster in real life. The rappers who you Continue Reading