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Muhammad Ali’s words are transformed into ‘Ali Prose’ to inspire kids to become poets The contest will award scholarships for the best submissions by high school students

Everyone knows there was more, much more, to the late, great boxing champion Muhammad Ali than his fiery moves inside the ring. His sharp tongue, rhyming words and singsong continue to move fans nearly 60 years after his first fight. Ali’s prose, a genre of its own, is so influential that Campaign for Black Male […]

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame honor Tupac Shakur knew he’d never live to see ‘I want when they see me, every day when I’m breathin’, it’s for us to go farther,’ said Shakur. ‘Every time I speak I want the truth to come out.’

Tupac was never supposed to be Bishop. While waiting on a solo record deal in late 1990, the 2017 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee decided to slide through a movie audition with fellow Digital Underground member Money-B. The call was for a movie titled Juice, and B’s audition was for the role of […]

Daily Dose: 4/7/17

Clinton Yates is not here today. He’s currently at the Coca-Cola headquarters, pitching executives on a new ad campaign starring Iggy Azalea. The Trump administration launched a cruise missile strike against the Syrian government Thursday night. According to ABC News, “59 tomahawk missiles were launched from destroyers USS Porter and USS Ross in the Mediterranean […]