A Black teenager from the D.C. area inspired protests after a recording showed him being brutally detained by police officers for making a White customer at a local bank feel "uncomfortable."


As part of PAPER Mag’s “Nowstalgia” issue, Eminem has penned a tribute letter to Tupac Shakur.

Russell Simmons did it again – for the sixteenth time. Uncle Rush threw the best party in St. Barts for the annual holiday bash he orchestrates with cohost David Rosenberg. The star-studded event took place at Eden Rock Hotel. DJ Ruckus supplied the tunes for his fifth year in a row, and everyone in attendance clearly had […]

It’s somewhere around 9:50 p.m. on a cool night in May. It’s Tuesday, and 30-plus music journalists and another three dozen employees of RCA Records are milling around New York City’s Redbull Studios patiently waiting for the arrival of Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky. It’s the official album playback of Rocky’s long-awaited sophomore effort – At.Long.Last. A$AP – and […]

Following the success of her hit single “Bang Bang,” Jessie J has a new man and is looking hotter than ever. And now she’s bringing denim chaps back. As the cover star of Glamour UK magazine’s January 2015 issue, she flaunts her bangin’ bod in revealing denim chaps and opens up about everything from her success to love […]

Kanye West and Jay Z are diving into the world of film. The pair has teamed up to co-produce Top Five, an upcoming film starring Chris Rock. Rock plays Andre Allen, a movie star who has begun reevaluating his career as a comedian. Kanye, Jay, and Chris aren’t the only uber famous names with a hand […]

Last weekend the new Brisk Half & Half beverages invaded Chicago and set up a dope Brisk Bodega at Double Door. I was on hand for the entire Brisk weekend and got to chop it up with the hottest producer in the game, DJ Mustard. Before the Cali DJ turned producer hit the stage to rock […]

Looks like Kourtney Kardashian has become that annoying neighbor. Since moving to her new Calabasas estate (that’s next door to the Biebs‘ old home) with long-time boyfriend Scott Disick earlier this year, Kourtney has become somewhat of a menace amongst her neighbors. TMZ reports:  Neighborhood sources in The Oaks tell TMZ … residents complained to the homeowners […]

A woman who was kidnapped by her mother’s boyfriend 10 years ago, forced to marry him and have his child is finally with her family after being found by California authorities. The victim, who has not been named, was kidnapped in 2004 at the age of 15 by Isidro Garcia and locked in a garage […]

It looks like Justin Bieber‘s neighborhood troubles are far from over! The same neighbor who got into a heated public argument with the Believe singer this past year is starting some trouble again. According to TMZ, the Biebz threw a party last night at his house that included over 100 guests, and this didn’t sit too […]

Could you imagine performing karaoke with Beyonce and Kelly Rowland? A few lucky girls experienced just that...


For the first time in seventeen years, the United States government has shut down...