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TeaMarrr and Wale address racial injustice on new song “Colors”

TeaMarrr and Wale address racial injustice on new song “Colors”

TeaMarrAfter releasing an impressive EP, R&B singer TeaMarrr returns to speak on racial injustice and police brutality with her new single, “Colors.” “I’m just a color, I’m just a color/ Karen let me be great,” she sings on the passionate track, which features a hip hop twist.  Rapper Wale dropped a socially-conscious verse on the track reflecting on recent events in relation to…

Cassadee Pope releases acoustic album Rise and Shine, opens up about her mental health

Cassadee Pope releases acoustic album Rise and Shine, opens up about her mental health

John ShearerCassadee Pope unveiled Rise and Shine this week, an eight-track acoustic album that she hopes will offer listeners an opportunity for self-reflection. “Rise and Shine is a record that is meant to help people navigate their feelings in this trying time,” she explains. “Personally, it’s been a reflective time for me, and a lot…

John Mayer to perform an actual live concert with Dave Chappelle on Saturday

John Mayer to perform an actual live concert with Dave Chappelle on Saturday

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for MGMThese days, very few artists can tour or even play live due to the COVID-19 pandemic, unless it’s some kind of drive-in show.  But John Mayer will take the stage on Saturday with his close pal Dave Chappelle — by special dispensation of the governor of Ohio. In the pre-pandemic times,…

Rick Ross demands Terry Crews stand up for the black community on his new single, “Pinned to the Cross”

Rick Ross demands Terry Crews stand up for the black community on his new single, “Pinned to the Cross”

Larry Hulst/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesTerry Crews says he’s “famous” now, after Rick Ross mentioned him on his new single, “Pinned to the Cross.” Ross previewed the track during the Verzuz rap battle against 2 Chainz on Thursday night. Social media went crazy after Ross referred to the actor on the track as someone “who was basically bought.”  The self-made boss didn’t hold…

John David Washington says he used to lie about the identity of his father, Denzel Washington, to get his own acting jobs

John David Washington says he used to lie about the identity of his father, Denzel Washington, to get his own acting jobs

Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images John David Washington was not going to let nepotism get him his first major job in Hollywood. In an interview with Mr Porter, the Tenet star revealed how he would intentionally hide the identify of his Oscar-winning father, Denzel Washington, whenever he went up for an acting job. “I saw how people changed when they found out who my father…

TeaMarrr and Wale address racial injustice on new song “Colors”

TeaMarrr and Wale address racial injustice on new song “Colors”

TeaMarrAfter releasing an impressive EP, R&B singer TeaMarrr returns to speak on racial injustice and police brutality with her new single, “Colors.” “I’m just a color, I’m just a color/ Karen let me be great,” she sings on the passionate track, which features a hip hop twist.  Rapper Wale dropped a socially-conscious verse on the track reflecting on recent events in relation to…

Cassadee Pope releases acoustic album Rise and Shine, opens up about her mental health

Cassadee Pope releases acoustic album Rise and Shine, opens up about her mental health

John ShearerCassadee Pope unveiled Rise and Shine this week, an eight-track acoustic album that she hopes will offer listeners an opportunity for self-reflection. “Rise and Shine is a record that is meant to help people navigate their feelings in this trying time,” she explains. “Personally, it’s been a reflective time for me, and a lot…

John Mayer to perform an actual live concert with Dave Chappelle on Saturday

John Mayer to perform an actual live concert with Dave Chappelle on Saturday

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for MGMThese days, very few artists can tour or even play live due to the COVID-19 pandemic, unless it’s some kind of drive-in show.  But John Mayer will take the stage on Saturday with his close pal Dave Chappelle — by special dispensation of the governor of Ohio. In the pre-pandemic times,…

Rick Ross demands Terry Crews stand up for the black community on his new single, “Pinned to the Cross”

Rick Ross demands Terry Crews stand up for the black community on his new single, “Pinned to the Cross”

Larry Hulst/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesTerry Crews says he’s “famous” now, after Rick Ross mentioned him on his new single, “Pinned to the Cross.” Ross previewed the track during the Verzuz rap battle against 2 Chainz on Thursday night. Social media went crazy after Ross referred to the actor on the track as someone “who was basically bought.”  The self-made boss didn’t hold…