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A World Divided After Will Smith Slaps Chris Rock For Joke About Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Hair-loss, Then Wins First Oscar
At the annual awards ceremony that celebrates the highest honors in filmmaking, millions of viewers and audience members were stunned by a moment many said not only overshadowed the night, but will also leave a lasting stain on multiple Hollywood careers. While on stage to present during the 94th Academy Awards, Chris Rock, 57, made a joke about Jada […]
Photo by: 52nd NAACP Image Awards/BET/Contributor The NAACP Image Awards 2022 understood the assignment as it aired this past Saturday! The 53rd award show honored the various achievements by people of color in culture and entertainment, with Black-ish star, Anthony Anderson as the host. Kerry Washington, LL Cool J, Michael Strahan, Morgan Freeman, Paula Patton, […]
Photo by: Pete Mitchell/Contributor Another tragedy has struck the hip-hop community. After a long battle with blood cancer, Leonard “Hub” Hubbard, Grammy Award-winning bassist and founding member of the hip-hop group The Roots, died. He was 62. Stephanie Hubbard, Hubbard’s wife, announced the musician’s death to ABC 6 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her husband had been […]
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Daveed Diggs and Tina Fey will also star in the studio's film, alongside Jamie Foxx, Questlove and Phylicia Rashad.
The Wolf Trap Orchestra will perform an array of the icon's music.
Call him Professor Q-Tip!
Finally Hip Hop Is Being Recognized As Art! Q-Tip Becomes Kennedy Center’s First Hip Hop Artistic Director
The legendary rapper will be the head of the Hip Hop Council!
You can't make this stuff up.
The iconic singer died in his sleep from health problems.