Drummer Clyde Stubblefield passed away this weekend in Madison, Wisc., but his indelible mark on music lives on in one of the most sampled drum breaks ever. As a member of the Godfather of Soul James Brown’s band, Stubblefield’s performance on the “Funky Drummer” track has been used as a backdrop for hip-hop and dance […]
The 19-year-old college football player was awarded the 82nd Heisman Trophy for an outstanding sophomore season with the Cardinals.
Angela Rye shared why Black America should focus on our "what's now" problem manifested in GOP presidential nominee, Donald Trump.
Davey D, hip-hop journalist and community activist, is no stranger to political conventions. This years Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio is his fourth time attending, so not much about the political theater that has occurred on the stage — including Donald Trump’s WWE-esque entrance the first night and Melania Trump’s apparent plagiarism — surprises […]
But this RNC feels different. Dangerous. And that concern is not stemming from the militarized police forces surrounding the convention center, no matter how unsettling.
Watch Roland Martin and NewsOne Now's coverage of the alleged Afrika Bambaataa sexual assault and abuse scandal in the video clip above.
Arum, along with WSB-TV'S Fred Blankenship, took the creative route by including Malik Issac Taylor's lyrics in Wednesday's traffic report. Arum incorporated lyrics from ATCQ's "Award Tour" and "Oh My God," and still managed to effortlessly report on accidents and roadblocks throughout the city.