Madonna, the mother of two black Malawian children, referred to her white son, Rocco, as the N-word, and then got buck when fans pulled her card for slinging around the offensive racial slur on Instagram. Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman showed passion and over-the-top emotion moments after leading his team to the Super Bowl and Twitter exploded into a racist tirade of Klan rally proportions, with
people animals calling Sherman all kinds of foul, racist names. Sarah Palin terrorized Facebook with a post dedicated to President Obama, quoting the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., to make some insane, confused, dumb ass request for the most powerful man in the free world to “stop playing the race card.” And the editor-in-chief of a Russian magazine posed for a feature photo using a half-naked black woman, literally, as her chair. Her effing chair.
Is it me or have white folk (not all, but enough to notice) gone completely mad? I just… like… for real, people? I was out yesterday with my children, honoring the Prince of Peace on the holiday celebrating the efforts of a man who fought federally-sanctioned terror against Black people in the American south, and I come back to my Facebook feed only to find all this madness? Read more…
Mr. Pay Attention Steps Down From CBS Radio to Launch The Good Times Radio Show
The Show Will Broadcast via DTFRadio.com Wednesdays from 3-5pm
New York, NY, January 15, 2014 – after six years as CBS Radio assistant promotions director, The Good Times Hot 100 DJs‘ own Mr. Pay Attention steps down from his post to launch The Good Times Radio Show on New York City’s DTF Radio.
Targeting the urban demographic between the ages of 18 and 35, the co-branding radio show will cross promote the nation’s hottest recording artists, djs, actors, models and promoters. The show kicks off Wednesday, January 22, 2014, and is scheduled to air each and every Wednesday from 3 to 5 pm. Read more…
“BEACH HOUSE EP” ARRIVES AT LONG LAST,
HIGHLIGHTED BY HIT SINGLE “PARANOID (FEAT. B.o.B)”;
PERFORMANCE ON THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW SLATED FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 27TH;
NEW EP FEATURES APPEARANCES BY TREY SONGZ, WIZ KHALIFA, FRENCH MONTANA, TRAVI$ SCOTT & MORE;
“BEACH HOUSE EP” AVAILABLE NOW
Atlantic recording artist Ty Dolla $ign has set a jam-packed schedule in celebration of this week’s release of his highly anticipated major label debut, “BEACH HOUSE EP.” “BEACH HOUSE EP” – which includes the hit single, “Paranoid (feat. B.o.B)” – arrives at all DSPs and select music retailers today. Purchase “Beach House EP” on iTunes now: Read more…