Recap Friday: Author Mashonda Tifrere Discusses Her New Book ‘Blend’ & Co-Parenting with Swizz Beatz

    Photo: Author Mashonda Tifrere & CeeSoDope   I didn’t realize blended families is such a vital topic to the Black community. Most of my peers grew up in a single-parent household. In fact, from what I remember, my siblings and I were the only ones among our group of friends that grew

Tynisha Keli Brings Real R&B Back With “I Got You Babe”

    Photo: @TynishaKeli Instagram   R&B/hip-hop is the most popular music genre to date. According to Nielsen Music's 2017 year-end report, R&B/hip-hop has surpassed rock. While R&B is considered the most popular genre, it seems as though the sounds of real R&B from the 90s has faded away.   Music from artists like R.Kelly, Total,

‘Love & Hip Hop: Miami’ star Chinese Kitty talks new season

    Photo: Provided by Chinese Kitty   “Love & Hip Hop: Miami” Season 2 will premiere Wednesday, January 2 at 8 p.m. on VH1. The franchise has grown over the years across different cities including Atlanta, Hollywood, and New York City. According to TVSeriesFinale, “Love & Hip Hop: Miami” is VH1’s highest-rated reality

Dream Doll talks taking a break from reality television to focus on music

    Photo: @Dreamdoll_ Instagram   Reality star Dream Doll is known for hit television shows such as “The Bad Girls Club” Season 16 and "Love & Hip Hop: New York” Season 8. However, the New York native is pushing to remove the reputation of just being a reality star. Dream Doll is using

Recap: Rapper Future hosts 7th annual FreeWishes Foundation Golden Wishes Gala

    Future may be known as one of the hottest rappers in the entertainment industry, but he is much more. The “Stick Talk” rapper is also the co-founder of the FreeWishes Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to helping make a difference in the lives of others.   The mission of FreeWishes Foundation is

Super-producer Zaytoven celebrates families with fun day

    Photo: Atlanta-based super-producer Xavier "Zaytoven" Dotson is flanked by members of his family. Dotson's non-profit organization, Zay Area Foundation, hosted an inaugural family day in West Atlanta.   Atlanta resident Xavier Dotson, professionally known as hip-hop super producer Zaytoven, may worked with some of the biggest names in music, including Atlanta rappers Future

Former President Barack Obama endorses Stacey Abrams for governor

    What’s up CeeSoDope readers? I’m checking in to give you guys an important message, go vote.   Today is the last day to vote for the midterm election and Democratic candidate for governor, Stacey Abrams is leaving no stone unturned.   On Friday, Nov.2, Abrams appeared at Morehouse College Forbes arena for the Get

‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’: Porsha Williams Talks Pregnancy & Engagement

    "Real Housewives of Atlanta" Season 11 will premiere tonight at 8 p.m. on Bravo. Cast member, Porsha Williams has revealed that she is expecting a baby girl with fiancé Dennis McKinley.   The 37-year-old celebrated the sex reveal of her baby with McKinley, close family, and friends. The announcement of the gender of the