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  • 2015 Essence Festival Honors Black Lives Matter Movement

    May 18, 15 by Qwest7 2 Comments

    *The Black Lives Matter movement will be among the topics of discussion at this year’s Essence Festival as Trayvon Martin’s mother, Sybrina Fulton, will be on hand to speak at the annual four-day event. Fulton will deliver the keynote address at the Essence Empowerment Experience. In addition to Fulton, the Empowerment Experience will include a […]

  • Kendrick Lamar Honored on CA State Senate Floor (Watch)

    May 12, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Kendrick Lamar continues to rack up just as much critical acclaim as he has album sales – the latest praise coming from the senate floor of his home state. On Monday, the 27-year-old Grammy Award-winner received the “Generational Icon” award from California’s State Senate. The Compton native was honored for his ongoing efforts to address […]

  • I’ll Have the Kendrick Lamar ‘Beets Don’t Kale My Vibe’ Salad Please

    Apr 29, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Kendrick Lamar now has his own honorary salad. The rapper is on board with Sweetgreen, an East Coast salad chain that has been selling shirts that say “Beets Don’t Kale My Vibe” since 2013, playing off the title of Lamar’s “good kid, m.A.A.d city” single “B**ch, Don’t Kill My Vibe.” The joke has now become […]

  • Kendrick Lamar Blasted for Engagement to Light-Skinned Girlfriend by Dark Skin Activist

    Apr 7, 15 by Qwest7 50 Comments

    *Label this petty, stupid and unnecessary. Kendrick Lamar’s engagement to his high school sweetheart and longtime girlfriend Whitney Alford should be a happy time, but it has apparently struck a nerve with some folks. All over Alford’s complexion. Leading the criticism is self-proclaimed dark skin activist Rashida Strober, who blasted Lamar over the weekend on […]

  • Kendrick Lamar Confirms Engagement to High School Sweetheart

    Apr 3, 15 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *With Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly” sitting atop the Billboard 200 for a second week, the Compton rapper recently revealed that he’s engaged to Whitney Alford, the girl he’s been dating since high school, reports Billboard. When K.Dot stopped by NYC’s Breakfast Club radio show this morning (April 3), the hosts asked if the […]

  • Kendrick Lamar Wanted to Name New Album After Tupac

    Apr 1, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Kendrick Lamar, who shocked fans when he released his new album earlier than expected last month, revealed he was toying with using the title “To Pimp a Butterfly” to spell out the name, “Tupac.” He tells MTV, “‘Tu Pimp A Caterpillar’ was the original name and they caught it because the abbreviation was Tupac, Tu-P-A-C. […]