Join 1053 RNB’s for a “Conversation About Affordable Homeownership” with Olympia D (The Olympia D. Show) & DreamKey Partners and the City of Charlotte for a discussion on affordable homeownership.  Julie Porter, and Fred Dodson, Jr., COO & EVP of Real Estate Development, discuss issues driving the gap in BIPOC homeownership in Charlotte and provide […]

The Olympia D Show talks to Raheem Devaughn about his upcoming projects, how he is dealing with the covid-19 pandemic and what people should do to stay healthy.  Plus, Raheem drops the names of artists that he is willing to battle on Verzuz.  Listen to find out how who he says can, “Get that smoke!”  […]

Updated: CMPD released the video to the media at 6:30 p.m. In a 30 minute press conference, Charlotte Police Chief Kerr Putney reiterated what he’s said consistently: The videos do not show that Keith Lamont Scott had a gun or that it was pointed it at police officers. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Putney did say, however, […]

The sorely missed R&B crooner delivered some steamy new visuals for this cool and relaxed love anthem

Grammy award-winning singer, actor, author Tyrese makes his directorial debut of the mini-movie ‘The Black Book,’ co-starring singers V. Bozeman and Tank. The movie short depicts an older couple celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary with the wife suffering from Alzheimer’s. The film is set to “You Can’t Break Me,” as well as “Waiting On You” […]

If you missed CeeLo Green at Amos’ Southend on Saturday, you missed an incredible show. He performed his old Goodie Mob hits, his Gnarls Barkley tracks and everything you wanted to hear. It was a full performance with an outfit change and everything. Incredible night. The performance below of “Fool For You” opens with a […]

Finally! What we’ve been waiting on. Johnny Gill and New Edition’s video for “This One’s For Me and You.” If you love the song as much as we do, you’ll enjoy the video just the same. Perfection! Do you love it or what?

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Watch what happened to a Richland County female student who refused to follow an Officer’s request to leave the classroom.  Is this excessive force?

What happens when gospel lyrics and trap music collide? Erica Campbell was smart enough to find out with her latest single “I Luh God.” RELATED: Erica Campbell Surprises Hometown Champions [VIDEO] Some might say that the sound is too “of this world.” Or that it is a glorious messaged “dumbed down” by the sound of the moment. […]

Over the weekend, a group of teens celebrated the end of the school year with a pool party in Mckinney, Texas!  Never would you have guessed that it would end like this.  A 14 year old girl, in her bikini, was slammed to the ground and penned face down by Officer Eric Casebolt using his […]