Special K has News You Can't Use and today he is focusing on points around the Affordable Care Act and the government shutdown. Listen to the hilarious audio to hear what things are covered under the Affordable Care Act especially for Black people. Plus, hear about the food swap program that was started in response to the shutdown!
(AllHipHop News) Do not let the alluringly innocent appearance fool you, Elle Varner has a razor tongue and is not afraid to use it. The prolific songwriter exclusively spoke to AllHipHop about Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse, her boyfriend at the time, Iman Shumpert's response and her own response to Beyonce's "Bow Down".
In mid-March, Beyonce sent the music industry in a stir with her song "Bow Down" wherein she essentially told her R&B competition whom may have been inspired by her to "bow down, b*tches.
STAMFORD, Conn. — The Connecticut woman who was shot to death outside the U.S. Capitol after trying to ram her car through a White House barrier had been under the delusion the president was communicating with her, a federal law enforcement official said Friday.
The woman’s mother said she had been suffering from postpartum depression.
Miriam Carey‘s killing at the hands of police Thursday was Washington’s second major spasm of deadly violence involving an apparently unstable person in 2½ weeks.
Why is Big Sean engaged? I thought he was so player. I guess this means Drake has to get heartbroken again, huh?
Apparently, Big Sean and his new babe Naya Rivera have gotten way more serious than I thought. I know his ex is PISSED! She was the one on his first CD, but this new girl is the new one.
Teyana Taylor is dope enough to get an endorsement deal from Reebok with no album and no signs of one too. But, she must have thought it was sweet and forgot that these soccer moms are out here still! They don't play and artists are walking on eggshells like WHAT. Remember Rozay, Wayne and Tyler all have taken L's this year alone.
(AllHipHop News) Marvin Gaye III is not just fighting Robin Thicke, Pharrell and T.I. over "Blurred Lines" but is fighting for his life. According to The Associated Press, the son of the late soul legend suffers from kidney failure and is looking for a kidney transplant.
According to Gaye III, he has received dialysis for renal failure for over three years and is publicly asking for help to bring attention to Black and Hispanic's difficulty in finding organ donors.
(AllHipHop News) Block Entertainment C.E.O. Russell "Block" Spencer has been named the newest "Black Bottle Boy." Spencer joins Wale, Stalley, J.R. Smith, DJ Skillz, and Tony Neal as brand ambassadors for Belaire Rosé Champagne sponsored by Rick Ross.
"This is a perfect partnership for me as I rebrand my whole movement," says Block. "I’ve got Blockhouse Management coming, and it’s about always reinventing yourself.
(AllHIpHop News) Drake has the most number one rap songs of all time and he does not want anyone to "lil bro" him. Drake informed MTV that he is asserting himself among the elites.
Drake says there is still a perception of him as an impressionable newcomer which he has no interest in believing:
On this album I'm extremely aware of where I'm at and nobody can tell me differently.
Rihanna and Teyana Taylor beefing? Damn, sexy chicks stay fighting each other these days! Well, it seems like Rihanna was "throwing shade" at TT over Twitter. And Teyana picked up on it. The crazy thing is these chicks have been seen repeatedly chillin' together looking all good. Now this?
What had happened was:
A week or so ago, Teyana posted a video of her singing "Sweet Love" by Anita Baker.