Showing posts from February, 2020

G. Herbo Delivers New Project "P.T.S.D."

Giving you something that's therapeutic, Chicago rapper G Herbo delivers his highly anticipated LP for the streets called PTSD. The project has 14 tracks and it includes guest features from A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, BJ The Chicago Kid, 21 Savage, Polo G, Jacquees, 2PRETTY, and Sonta. The album also contains titled track PTSD and it features Chance The Rapper, Lil Uzi Vert, and the Late rapper Juice WRLD, who recently passed. Take a listen below and don't forget to share your comments.

Lil Wayne Set To Perform At Chicago's Hottest New Venue "Radius"

Lil Wayne is still consider one of the greatest rappers alive and come March 28th, the Young Money mogul is heading back to Chicago for a live concert. The show is set to take place at Chicago's new  spot called Radius, which is a hot new venue in the City's South Loop, just minutes from downtown.
Last night, Radius held a private viewing for some of Chicago's elite and the turnout was big. Those in attendance got the chance to get a first look at the venue, while enjoying food, music and drinks. 
 The new venue also has a ton of other shows lined up and you can purchase your tickets online now.

Tiny Dreamers & All That Jazz Dancers Open Up Chicago Bulls Game

Dressed in black, while standing formation, Chicago choreography Jasmine Beal and her girl dance groups "Tiny Dreamers" and "All That Jazz" took over the United Center last night in Chicago. The event took place right before the Chicago Bulls tip-off against OKC and it was a night to remember.
During their performance, the girls stood center court and displayed style, while the deejay opened up their set with Beyonce's "Formation" and rocked it with a dope ending with Ciara's "Level Up."
Check out the clip below and don't forget to share your comments. 

Young CEO of Vulture Clothing Talks With Fusion Radio About Business

Continuing to work for success, while pushing his brand, 17-year-old Dre of Vulture Clothing made his way to WIIT, on Chicago's South Side, this past weekend to talk with Fusion Radio. During his visit, he spoke to Fly B about how he started his business, his day-to-day schedule and his system for logistics. He also talked about his recent Pop-Up event, which he curated during All-star Weekend.
Watch full interview below.

Tink Drops New Video "Cut It Out"

Following her recent track "Fuck Around," Tink is back on the scene to deliver a brand new visual for her fans. It's called "Cut It Out" and it's taken from her new project Hopeless Romantic, which can be streamed and purchased on all major platforms. Take a look below and share your comments.

Chicago Rapper Jodi Pluto Drops New Single & Video "In The Zone"

It's a lot of new talent on the rise and Jodi Pluto just happened to be one of them. Today, the Chicago rapper delivers his brand new video for the streets called In The Zone. It's directed and shot by Ea$y and it shows Jodi on the court showing his skills, along with a special cameo appearances from Belo of the legendary group Do or Die. Take a look at the visual below and don't forget your comments. 

LeBron James & Anthony Davis Celebrates Nike's Partnership With Boys & Girls Club of Chicago

After 32 long years, All-star Weekend made it's way back to Chicago and it didn't disappoint at all. Not only did kids get a chance to enjoy great activities, they got the opportunity to see their favorite players as well and 2 of them just happened to be NBA stars Lebron James and Anthony Davis. 
This past weekend, both players were spotted at the Boys & Girls Club on the City's West Side and during their visit, they celebrated the renovated facility and the new state-of-the-art basketball court.
Lebron and AD also participated in a panel discussion, which they were joined by fashion designer Virgil Abloh. They talked about the importance of community and why giving back is so important.
"First of all, I think that this space is incredible," said Lebron. "But most importantly it's for these guys right here [referring to the kids] you know it's for the youth."
Meanwhile, we're told the partnership is expected to leave a lasting legacy f…

Common Opens Up NBA All-star Game With Powerful Tribute To Chicago & Kobe Bryant

Doing what he does best, hip hop legend Common displayed true skills last night, when he opened up this year's Allstar Game in his hometown Chicago. Not only did he pay homage to the city that raised him, he showed love to the game of basketball and to the legends of Chicago who contributed to the sport as well. He also paid tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant with a powerful performance, If This City Could Talk, which will go down as a historic moment. Watch below and share your comments.

New Wave of Chicago Brands Come Together for Pop-up Event During All-star Weekend

Fashion brands in Chicago are famously known throughout the world for opening doors and pushing the culture forward and now, there's a new wave of talent on the rise and they're ready to take-off. 
For over a year, a 17-year-old kid named Dre and his clothing line Vulture have created an enormous buzz in the streets and on the internet. His clothes have been worn by multiple kids at school and local celebrities and now he's catching the eye of social media influencers from other markets as well.
Last night, he kicked off his first Pop-up Shop in his hometown Chicago and kids were lined out the door to show their support. The event took place at Space 1858 in the City's West Loop, which was only minutes away from NBA All-star Weekend activities happening at the packed United Center. 
During the event, Dre sold t-shirts, hoodies, crew necks and exclusive gear to represent NBA All-star. He also had his printing equipment on-hand for those who wanted custom pieces made on…

DaBaby Performs for Converse Event During All-star Weekend In Chicago

Not only is DaBaby labeled as the hottest rapper in the game, he's also known as an artist getting to the bag as well. This weekend, the hip hop artist is in Chicago for All-star Weekend and he's already set and booked for multiple events. Tonight, we caught up with him at the Converse Creative Allstar Series and judging by the crowd, he didn't disappoint at all. During his show, he performed a number of songs from his latest new album KIRK and he also rocked his fan favorite "BOP." Take a look.

The NBA Gives Sneak Preview of All-star Weekend 2020 In Chicago

It was 1988, when a young Michael Jordan won the Slam Dunk contest during All-star Weekend in Chicago and now 32 years later, the event is back in the City and we got you covered with what to expect. 
Today, we went behind the scenes with the NBA and we captured some exciting things to share.
First, we would like to tell you guys about the NBA Crossover, which is an exciting event set to take place at Navy Pier. This event will kickoff Feb. 14 - 16 and it will showcase pop culture at its best.
During this 3 Day event, fans will get the opportunity to experience art, fashion, technology, and get to see live performances from some of their favorite artists, in addition to seeing some NBA legends.
Fans will also have photo opportunities and get a chance to purchase the official All-star uniforms. 
Up next, we took a ride to the United Center and learned new details regarding the All-star Game.
We were told, the uniforms worn during the All-star Game will honor Kobe along with his daught…

Kanye West Announces "Sunday Service" During NBA All-Star Weekend 2020

Yeezy Season Has Returned!!! Kanye West is scheduled to bring his Sunday Service Experience back to his hometown Chicago for NBA All-star Weekend. The Yeezus rapper broke the news yesterday, when he took to Twitter to share with his fans. The event will take place on Sunday, February 16th at Credit Union 1 Arena in Chicago's West Loop and tickets can be purchased on TicketMaster. Enjoy!

Dreezy Drops Freestyle To Nicki Minaj's "Yikes"

Besides being an influencer for Puma and Fenty, Dreezy is known for being one of the hottest female rappers the game. Today, the Chicago artist takes to the internet for all her fans and drops her first freestyle of 2020 called "Yikes," which is a rendition to Nicki Minaj latest new track. Take a listen!!!

Chance The Rapper & Social Works Announce It's 3rd Annual Black History Month Film Festival

Chance The Rapper and his non-profit organization Social Works continue to do great work. Today, they will kickoff their 3rd Annual Black History Month Film Festival in Chicago and this celebration will run every weekend from February 1st through March 1st, excluding February 14th thru the 16th. 
During the festival, you will get to see Black movies like Hollywood Shuffle with Robert Townsend, Set It Off with Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett, Akeelah and The Bee with Keke Palmer and more.

The final day of the festival will highlight some of the best young indie filmmakers from Chicago and this year films include Sugar Hill, Brother from the Suburbs, The CTA Project and Present Tense.

The celebration will take place at the SHOWPLACE ICON THEATRE in Chicago's South Loop and you can purchase tickets by clicking here.