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Straight Outta Compton Proves to be a Box Office Hit

Posted by Savina Billups - August 20, 2015
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Project We Care Teaches Girls to F.L.Y. [VIDEO RECAP]

Posted by - March 20, 2017

Our friends, Project We Care, Inc. hosted its 3rd annual First Love Yourself event on February 11th in Atlanta, Georgia.  Steadily growing and awe-inspiring, Project We Care’s F.L.Y. is where 100+ girls come together with mentors for a day of inspiration, affirmation, self-love practices, sisterhood-building activities and etiquette instruction led by co-founder, Rosalyn Hedgepeth.  Love

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Nike to develop Hijab line for Muslim Female Athletes

Posted by - March 14, 2017

Just two days before International Women’s Day Nike announced that it would be releasing a line of Hijabs for Muslim female athletes. The new line will begin sales in the Spring of 2018. With the current xenophobic trends in our society this is a great step towards inclusion. While they are not the first to

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SANGO takes the stage in ATL

Posted by - March 9, 2017

  Sango among other DJs including Xander BLK performed at Terminal West in Atlanta to a sold out show on March 2 and it was an impressive display of musical delight all around. The crowd was feeling every beat. Sango is a Seattle based producer who is most known for his remixes of Aaliyah, Drake,

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Chance The Rapper to Donate $1 Million to Chicago Public Schools

Posted by - March 7, 2017

Chance The Rapper has,B for quite some time been vocal concerning his hometown of Chicago and the greater issues which impact inner city youth. While his multiple Grammy’s and his ability to remain independent within the music industry have been the cause of more recent headlines, today it was his philanthropic work which was the

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6 Reasons Why We Respect DJ Khaled

Posted by - March 1, 2017

Dj Khaled named his 3-month old son Asahd Khaled the executive producer of this upcoming 10th studio album, Grateful. By doing this Asahd will collect royalties for the rest of his life. His first single off of the upcoming album Grateful entitled “Shining” not only features Beyonce but it features Jay-Z as well. A Carter family collab?! #Goals. It has also reached

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Horror Masterpiece “Get Out” shows Racism is scary as hell

Posted by - February 28, 2017

Horror lurks everywhere, the best horror movies like to remind us. “Get Out”confirms what many of us have long suspected: something dreadful is happening in the wealthy suburbs. Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) has been dating Rose (Allison Williams) for five months. They’ve become a serious couple. She decides it’s time to bring him home to meet

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VH1’s Black Ink Crew Headed To ATL

Posted by - February 28, 2017

All hail Caesar! The King of tattoos, Caesar Emanuel of VH1’s Black Ink Crew is expanding his empire to the dirty south. The hit reality TV show is setting up shop in Atlanta, and #SweetCandorTV had the opportunity to attend a private launch party in Buckhead to celebrate. The event was extremely low-key, but we

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City of Los Angeles Honors #InsecureHBO Creator Issa Rae

Posted by - February 25, 2017

By now we all know about the #BlackGirlMagic Jo-Issa (“Issa” Rae) Diop shared with the world when she created the hit HBO series “Insecure.” For those who do not know of all the magic that is Issa Rae, she is an actress, writer, director, and producer! Rae a graduate of Stanford University is best known

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Chance the Rapper is Coloring The Hearts of Millions

Posted by - February 15, 2017

Whether you’re bumping him in your earbuds, on the  way to your 8am class or hearing him on Kayne’s Ultralight beam. Mr. Chancelor Bennett or as we know him as Chance the Rapper is taking over the airwaves. Chance the Rapper just made history at the 2017 Grammy Awards. He is the first artist to

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