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The Road To #DeeplyRooted (Part 1)

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Jay-Z Gives Back Via Scholarship Program

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RAPPER JAY-Z GIVES BACK WITH HIS 2014 SHAWN CARTER FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

— The deadline to apply is April 30th. —

Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship

Brooklyn, NY (BlackNews.com) — The Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation has announced that they are now accepting applications for their 2014 scholarship program. The foundation, established by rapper Jay-Z and his mom Gloria Carter, aims to enhance the lives of young people.

The foundation is unique because it offers scholarships to single mothers, children who attend alternative schools, students who have earned only a GED, students with grade point averages of 2.0, and students who have previously been incarcerated, etc. The students, however, must demonstrate a strong desire to pursue higher education.

In 2013, 176 scholarship recipients were selected and 70% of them had household incomes below $40,000. In addition, 74% of them came from single parent homes, and 58% are first-generation college students. Read more…

Houston Kendrick – Mine

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Prodigy and Boogz Boogetz Freestyles on Showoff Radio w/ Statik Selektah

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5 Questions With….. Ash Cash

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ash-cash-bleu-magazine-big-cedOne of the things that shape our lives is finance (Or the lack of it) and it seems as if a lot of people don’t have theirs in order. You can have intelligence and talent, yet, still fail in terms of keeping and/or making money. It seems that although Blacks have tremendous spending power, we somehow, don’t manage our money in a way that would be even more beneficial for our community.

Ash Cash is a banking professional who is doing his due diligence to not only educate his community on the benefits of being financially responsible but, he is also doing his best to spread motivational inspiration through quotes and statements. An author as well, he is helping to better situate people financially, emotionally, as well as helping people understand how to make their money work for them.

1. As a banking professional, what are the biggest errors you’ve noticed, specifically in the Black community, that people make when it comes to finances? Read more…

Eminem – The Monster Explained (Behind The Scenes) ft. Rihanna

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International Dancehall Star QQ Releases Hit Filled EP “Kingston 20”

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International Dancehall Star QQ Releases Hit Filled EP “Kingston 20”

Jamaica, U.S.A (21st Hapilos Digital) –  Although he is younger than some of his counterparts, reggae and dancehall star QQ is considered a veteran in the music business after having dominated worldwide airwaves with a #1 single in over 17 countries. The international star has also shared stages with Rihanna, Missy Elliot, 50 Cent , Sean Kingston, and Chris Brown to name a few. Read more…

Finish What You Start!

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Finish What You Start!  – Daily Word April 3, 2014
 
TO HEAR THE AUDIO VERSION OF THE DAILY WORD ** Read more…
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