A3C Announces First Round of Speakers for 2019 Conference

ATLANTA, Georgia — A3C is the annual gathering of entrepreneurs, artists and creatives in Atlanta to connect, discover, and create. The pillars of the A3C Conference include music, tech, film, social justice and culture. “We want to create the most influential and anticipated annual conference and festival in Atlanta. We’re bringing our unique experiences to…

Shane Bieber wins MLB All-Star MVP, AL wins seventh straight

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Shane Bieber brushed off being a replacement at the 2019 MLB All-Star by earning Most Valuable Player honors as he entered in the top of the fifth inning and struck out the  opposition  on 19 pitches, showcasing why he is having a breakout season with the Cleveland Indians. “I couldn’t really feel my…

Nicki Minaj cancels her concert at a Saudi Arabian music festival

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Nicki Minaj announced that she will be canceling her scheduled appearance at the Jeddah World Fest in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia is a conservative kingdom where people in some public places are segregated by gender and same-sex relationships are criminalized. After calling for the rapper to cancel her concert, last week,…

New Video: Ceraadi – Loyal

LOS ANGELES, California — Ceraadi, released a new visual for their hit single Loyal, last week. Since its release, the duo has reached an astounding 1 million organic views in the first three days. The single is steadily peaking at Apple and Spotify with a constant climb in streams. Emaza and Saiyr quickly rose to…

JAY-Z Partnering With Caliva Cannabis Company

SAN JOSE, California — Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter will enter into a multi-year partnership with Caliva as Chief Brand Strategist. He will play a crucial role driving creative direction, outreach efforts and strategy for the brand. In this position, Mr. Carter will focus on and work to increase the economic participation of citizens returning from incarceration…

Watch: Jaxson Hayes throws in down against Bulls In Summer League Debut

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — The New Orleans Pelicans Jaxson Hayes poured in 28 points (10-15 FG), 4 rebounds and 3 blocks, including a monster throwdown as they  defeated the Chicago Bulls 109-72. Hayes was selected by the Atlanta Hawks with the 8th overall pick of the 2019 NBA draft and then had his draft rights…

Nike Basketball 3ON3 Tournament Returns to L.A.

LOS ANGELES, California — Nike Basketball 3ON3 Tournament, California’s largest street basketball tournament, now in its 11th year, will return to the streets of downtown Los Angeles and L.A. LIVE on Saturday, August 3 – Sunday, August 4. The annual family-friendly basketball weekend will kick off with an opening night ceremony and tip off party…

Whitmer signs bill to designate section of M-10 “Aretha Franklin Memorial Highway”

DETROIT, Michigan — On Monday, Michigan Governor, Gretchen Whitmer, signed a bill designating a stretch of the John C. Lodge Freeway in Detroit the “Aretha Franklin Memorial Highway.” The bill, introduced by Rep. Leslie Love, D-Detroit, reserves a portion of M-10 between Livernois and I-94 that will honor the Memphis-born singer and longtime Detroit area…