Fans react to Chris Brown’s ‘Indigo’ album release

  Photo: BBC   Chris Brown is back at it again! The arguably “King of R&B” released his double album titled Indigo Thursday, June 27. His LP drops two years after he released the 45-track set Heartbreak on a Full Moon in 2017. Indigo features over 30 songs with a star-studded lineup of guests including

BET Awards 2019 Best Moments

  Photo: Hollywood Reporter   Aired live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, the 19th annual BET Awards graced television screens on June 23, 2019. The BET Awards brought another year of unforgettable performances, heartfelt tributes, and Black Twitter together once again. Each year in June is a moment for CeeSoDope

Six music festivals to attend in Atlanta

    Photo: AtlantaGA.gov   June may be dedicated to Black Music Month, but your love for great tunes don’t have to stop there; music festivals will be taking place all through the summer and fall. Whether you’re a hip-hop, R&B, or pop lover; these are six music festivals that are a must to

Hip-hop icons farewell to Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys

    Photo: Pitchfork   “My mind playing tricks on me,” no, literally. Hip-hop has lost one of it’s fallen sons, one-third of the Geto Boys, Bushwick Bill. The 52-year-old (born Richard Shaw) passed away Sunday, June 9 surrounded by family in Houston. In February, Bill was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, and

Cheers to Black Excellence: Jay-Z becomes the first billionaire rapper

    Photo: US Weekly   What a way to kick off Black Music Month, Jay-Z (born Shawn Carter) has officially made history by becoming the first billionaire rapper. The Brooklyn native has formally reached a 10-figure income. Forbes reported today that the 49-year-old's wealth is due to several business endeavors including his champagne

Flashback Friday: Snoop Dogg rare interview

    Photo: Very Smart Brothas - The Root   What's his name? Snoop Doggy, Dogg (Dogg)! That's right CeeSoDope readers; I'm back for another Flashback Friday with everyone's favorite uncle, Snoop Dogg. The MC stepped on the hip-hop scene in 1992 appearing on Dr.Dre's debut solo album, The Chronic. On November 23, 1993,

Philadelphia DA says Meek Mill should get a new trial

    Photo: ABC News   It's no secret that rapper Meek Mill has had his runaround with the law, but that may soon be coming to an end. According to USA Today, Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner filed paperwork calling for a new judge and trial on Wednesday in the rapper's ongoing probation

Nipsey Hussle’s alleged killer gets indicted by Grand Jury

    Photo: TMZ   Eric Holder, the man who allegedly murdered late rapper Nipsey Hussle, was indicted by a Grand Jury and faced new charges on Tuesday, May 21. L.A. County District Attorney previously charged Holder with four crimes, including premeditated murder. The D.A. had the case revisited by a Grand Jury which

Chris Brown announces ‘Indigo’ album release date

  Photo: iConvo.com   Chris Breezy is planning to drop his new project Indigo this summer on June 21. The argumentatively “King of R&B” also unveiled the cover art for his latest project via social media. Brown is planning a backup date for June 28 just in case there are any delays for his album.     View this post