Category Archives: Urban Business

  • Apple Buys Nigerian Born Chinedu Echeruo’s Hopstop.com for $1 Billion!

    May 21, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Looks like Dr. Dre has company in the billionaires club with Apple’s acquisition of Chinedu Echeruo’s HopStop.com. African Leadership magazine via AllThingsDigital reports the Nigerian born serial entrepreneur sold the site for $1 billion. Terms surrounding the deal were not disclosed. HopStop.com is known for making mobile applications for iOS and Android that cover over […]

  • $2.5k Small Business Grant, Supporting Minority Entrepreneurs from MerchantNegotiators.com Announced

    May 20, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    Houston, Texas – Minority entrepreneurs and business owners can apply for the $2,500 in grants to launch or grow their business through the MerchantNegotiators.com’s Small Business Grant competition, announced this week. Applications, available at MerchantNegotiators.com’s website, are open June 1 through August 1.   Why Supporting Minority Entrepreneurs Is So Important Entrepreneurs and their small […]

  • Kelly Price Rips CVS Pharmacy on Facebook; Store Apologizes

    May 18, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *CVS has experienced the wrath of Kelly Price. The singer posted a lengthy vent on Facebook accusing the drugstore of refusing to fill certain prescriptions in what are considered to be “bad” neighborhoods. Price said she stopped by a 24 hour CVS Pharmacy in Carson, California for painkillers in advance of dental surgery she was […]

  • Jay Z Blasts Critics and Competitors of Tidal at B-Sides Concert (Watch)

    May 18, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Jay Z blasted his critics who are coming for his struggling streaming service Tidal at his Saturday night “B-sides” concert at Terminal 5 in New York. Jay kept a promise to fans. He offered special content to Tidal subscribers — including  performing three decades of hits in a show that streamed live for them; He gave out […]

  • Bow Wow Leaves CM; Partners with Jermaine Dupri, Snoop Dogg (Watch)

    May 17, 15 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment


    *Bow Wow is parting ways with Cash Money Records after more than five years on the label. He wanted to clarify why before any rumors started. “This is a peaceful situation,” he posted in a Facebook video announcement, according to HotNewHipHop. Bow Wow thanked Birdman for signing him and there’s no beef, but after not producing […]

  • Cassandra Gaines Launches ‘Momma C’s Soul Food in a Jar’

    May 17, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Muskogee, OK — Soul food guru and author Cassandra “Momma C” Gaines, is all about keeping soul alive with her best selling book, ‘Momma C Is Soul Food’ and now with the launch of her new products, “Momma C’s Soul Food In A Jar” at the Homeland Supermarket chain, featuring her Blackeye Pea Salsa, Mild […]