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Jay-Z Teases New Music Video For Song ‘Family Feud’

[ad_1] Thursday morning, December 28, Jay-Z dropped a sneak peek at his new music video for the song Family Feud that no one was suspecting. Variety.com reports that the video teases at a Godfather theme with a Catholic church and Jay-Z rapping from the confessional booth with his wife Lemonade singer Beyoncé sits where the priest usually is. Featured in the video with along with his wife is their oldest daughter Blue Ivy who can be seen walking down the aisle of the church with her dad. Besides the church scenes, there’s a pretty passionate love scene between a couple before it turns deadly with the woman stabbing a knife in the...

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Erica Garner Is ‘Brain Dead’ Days After Massive Heart Attack

[ad_1] Tragedy has hit for Erica Garner’s family again. The beloved 27-year-old activist daughter of Eric Garner has been declared brain dead after having suffered a recent heart attack Saturday night, the New York Daily News reported Thursday morning. “She’s not gone, she’s brain dead,” Garner’s heartbroken mother Esaw Snipes explained. “Physically she is still with us.” Doctors had called family members to Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn, New York early Thursday to say their final goodbyes to Garner, a courageous mother and critic of police violence in recent years after her father’s 2014 chokehold death at the hands of New York City police officers. Garner went into cardiac arrest...

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Lauren London Spills The Tea On ‘ATL’ Sequel

[ad_1] In an interview with Complex, actress Lauren London revealed that a sequel to the iconic movie ATL is in the works. According to The Source, she explains that there’s a part two that depicts her characters life in a rising acting career. She played New New alongside rapper T.I. who played Rashad the man she’s romantically interested in. The film shines a light on the growing Hip Hop culture in the city of Atlanta. Not much is known about the workings of the film, in fact, London herself doesn’t know much but for sure knows that work is being done. She commented, “I know that they...

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The best movies and TV shows of 2017

[ad_1] So in attempting to single out some of the best in movies and TV (and even then leaving a few worthy titles on the cutting-room floor), the scales tipped toward those concepts that possessed significance at this cultural moment, or pairs of projects that elevated or helped define their genre.Put another way, if forced to assemble a 2017 entertainment time capsule, here's a list of contenders, in no particular order:Aside from announcing Jordan Peele as a major directing talent, this movie brilliantly mashed together several genres -- horror, social satire, comedy -- in a crowd-pleasing, Oscar-caliber package."The Post"Steven Spielberg's...

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Meghan Markle’s Half-Sister Throws Shade At Prince Harry

[ad_1] Meghan Markle’s white half-sister has clapped back against statements made by her future brother-in-law that appeared to paint her side of the family as estranged by choice. “No one was estranged, she was just too busy,” tweeted Samantha Grant, who shares a father, Tom Markle, with the “Suits” star. Meghan’s father and African American mother, Doria Ragland, divorced in 1987 when the actress was 6 years old. The bride-to-be reportedly has an estranged relationship with Grant, who is shopping a tell-all about growing up with her little sister. Grant’s recent tweets came after Prince Harry commented on his family’s Christmas celebrations with...

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Arkansas Woman Survives Being Thrown Into Freezing River

[ad_1] An Arkansas woman was kidnapped and survived after being thrown from a bridge into a half-frozen lake with freezing temperatures after witnessing a shooting. The NY Daily News reports, that the 42-year-old woman swam to safety where she was found by someone who called the police. She was discovered after a witness heard screaming and called 911 for help. The woman told Little Rock Police that she was kidnapped after seeing a shooting in which two people died. Of the victims, 49-year-old Arlin Nugent died at the scene while the other was taken to the hospital expected to live. Police have already arrested one...

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Mike Epps Accused Of Stealing Idea For BET’s ‘Social Awards’

[ad_1] Mike Epps is executive producing a new show that honors social media influencers, but three producers are threatening to sue the comedian claiming he stole their idea. According to TMZ, Calvin Valrie, LaMichael Finney, and Bervick J. Deculus fired off a cease and desist letter alleging that “Social Awards,” scheduled to première on BET in February, is too similar to the show they pitched to Epps’ cousin in February, hoping to get Epps on board. The three producers never heard back from Epps and were blindsided a few weeks ago when BET announced it green-lit “Social Awards,” TMZ reports. Via TMZ: The producers...

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Atlanta News Anchor Amanda Davis Dies

[ad_1] Atlanta news anchor, Amanda Davis died Wednesday, December 27, 2017, after suffering from a stroke on Tuesday. USA Today reports while boarding a flight at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson airport Davis had a stroke. She was on her way to San Antonio for the funeral of her step-father. Davis died at the hospital on Wednesday where she was surrounded by family. A statement released by Atlanta local news states that her family, “is asking for privacy at this difficult time.” Davis had a long career working in the Atlanta as a journalist for 25 years. She was the morning and noon anchor for WGCL-TV’s show....

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Solange Cancels NYE Gig After Revealing Autonomic Disorder Diagnosis

[ad_1] Source: 2017 Willy Vanderperre / Courtesy of Calvin Klein Prayers up for Solange y’all! The “Don’t Touch My Hair” singer recently announced that she had to cancel her AFROPUNK New Year’s Eve concert because she has been diagnosed with an autonomic disorder. On Instagram the 31-year-old Grammy winner wrote that she wasn’t sure she was going to share such a private matter, but she felt that she owed her fans the truth. That, and she’s been treated for this disorder for the past five months. “Wrote, deleted and re wrote this like 5 times… Still not sure what exactly or how much I...

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Entrepreneur Launches App That Bails Incarcerated Black People

[ad_1] The incarceration of Black men and woman in America continues to increase every day. With the price of bail being expensive it makes it hard for families to bail loved ones out. Even worse, often times the family member in jail could be the main provider for their family or the leader. However, one man has developed an app that can help bail Black men and women out jail by taking donations. Black Business.org reports, Kortney Ziegler created the app called Appolition that allows anyone to give spare change from things you buy every day. The money helps men and women in...

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