Marvel comic-book writer and film producer Stan Lee passes away

Stan Lee, the co-founder of Marvel Comics, passed away today at the age of 95. He’s well-known as one of the architects of the American comic book industry, and the creator of superheroes like Spider-Man, Black Panther, and the Incredible Hulk. Lee’s daughter reportedly told TMZ that he was rushed to Cedar-Sinai Medical Center after health…

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Long Beach, CA rapper Vince Staples set to star in new heist film “Punk”

According to Fader,  Vince Staples will star as the lead role in a full feature-length film entitled Punk.  The Hollywood Reporter reported that this independent movie is written and directed by Richard Hughes. The movie is about a young kid named Peter (Vince Staples)who receives a rejection letter then takes off on a road trip with a…

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#Watch André 3000 in new Sci-Fi Trailer “High Life”

Though we may not get new music from André 3000 soon, at least we get to see him acting again. Last year, he signed on to star in a sci-fi film called High Life. It features Twilight’s Robert Pattinson and the official trailer dropped Friday (Oct. 12). Watch the official trailer below. Movie releases November 2019.

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#Watch New Trailer “If Beale Street Could Talk”|A Barry Jenkins Film

Moonlight director Barry Jenkins returns with a new film which is an adaptation of James Baldwin’s  If Beale Street Could Talk.  The main characters in the film include Stephan James as Fonny, and Kiki Layne as his lover Tish. The story follows the couple’s journey as they are ripped apart after a racist cop pins…

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Art Imitates Life

  Observe the television shows that you watch today and pick at the themes that usually arise. You will find that these themes may resemble parts of our current social and political state. For example, television shows are becoming more diverse in the terms of including more interracial relationships on tv just like how there…

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U.K Rapper Stormzy Set to Release Book, Along Imprint with Penguin Random House

According to Fader, Stormzy announced #Merky Books, a book collab with Penguin Random House U.K. The debut release will be Stormzy’s first-ever book, Rise Up: The #Merky Journey So Far and will include “hundreds of never-before-seen photographs, annotated lyrics, and contributions from those closest to him.” Stormzy expanded on IG about giving unheard authors a voice, “I…

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Frank Ocean Course will be Taught at Berkley

According to XXL, a Frank Ocean -themed course will be taught for the Fall semester at the University of California, Berkeley. The class was revealed on Twitter along with a graphic of the artist. “I proposed a course on Frank Ocean @ UC Berkeley and it got approved,” Gill posted. “Very stoked to be teaching…

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A Heroic Craving | 2 Shows that will Satisfy

The Avengers, Justice League, Deadpool, these movies all have one thing in common, superheroes. However, if you are like me, after seeing the movies you will be left with a sense of bewilderment and wonder. A hunger for more action and story. Well, fret not because I know two shows that will satisfy that craving.…

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Michael Bae Jordan Dodges Relationship Questions, Talks Life Post-Black Panther + More on #TheBreakfastClub

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#Watch the Official Video for “The One” by Teamarrr

Teamarrr released a visual for “The One” today from the Thanks for the Chapstick album. See the video below. Download Thanks For the Chapstick in our content bar on the right.  

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#BlackCreativesMonth:Jean-Michel Basquiat

Basquiat is an American artist from Brooklynn, New York — who went from being homeless and unemployed to selling a single painting for up to $25,000 in a matter of several years.   SAMO color work at A’s, Arleen Schloss, 1979  

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#Watch Bruno Mars and Cardi B Release New Music Video “Finesse Remix”

The two hit makers went back and forth on when they would drop this “In Living Color” inspired video -and they released it last night!

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Teresa Arreola is Sunluna.

Before a Camera, an IPOD. I started out doing art with myself. I would take selfies, random pictures, and then edit them, somehow they came out very photogenic. People would talk like “Oh your pictures are “too” nice or “You don’t look like that!”, which would upset me because I wasn’t trying to Catfish! I…

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