• Bronner, Beauty, Brunch… BRILLIANT

    Over the weekend of August 16 Bronner Bros. hosted their annual International Beauty Show. With some new additions geared towards promoting the empowerment of successful beauty entrepreneurs, BEAUTY OVER BRUNCH, featuring a panel of successful women within the beauty industry being 100% transparent covering their journey, marketing their business, finding their niche, and more. Many emerging beauty entrepreneurs gathered from around the […] More

  • Breaking: Rapper Nipsey Hussle Shot Dead In Front Of LA Store

      33 year old Granmy Nominated Rapper Nipsey Hussle Was Shot In The Head In Front Of His Clothing Store In LA That Was reopened In 2017.  According To Sources, Nipsey Was Shot At And Hit 6 Times Outside Of The Clothing Store. There Is A Video Surfacing The Web That Shows Nipsey Lying On […] More

  • ‘Us’ movie: A MUST SEE

    Jordan Peele has done it again. Peele has given the world another gem! The Us movie that premieres Friday, Mar. 22, is a film like no other. Rated 98% on Rotten Tomatoes, this is definitely a five star film. There is no dull moment throughout the movie. Every few minutes, there is sure to be […] More

  • Kodaq’s Artist Of The Week: Ervin Mitchell

    Hailing from the home place of the Blues, Memphis, Tennessee, Ervin Mitchell has been around music and influenced by it his entire life. A Morehouse grad, that has a strong gift of gab, his newest project “Double Dragon” is the newest chapter in his story of progress and self discovery. Triumphant tracks such as “Take […] More

  • The Weight Watching WIZRD: Future Kicks Big Fines Out Of Miami Nightclub

    Late Thursday evening , twitter user @Nao_Seych took to social media to discuss the events that unfolded at Story nightclub in Miami . Apparently, Future was in attendance that night, and asked that the bigger women in attendance leave the party. She followed the initial post up with a video describing what actually happened The […] More

  • New “Please Me” Video from Cardi B & Bruno Mars

    Just a month ago, Bruno Mars & Cardi B released their single, “Please Me”. At first listen, it is clear that this playful song is a BOP! You can’t help but dance while listening to it. They just dropped the video, & the visuals are just as fun as the song. The video gives off […] More

  • Atlanta Woman Details Her Violent Assault At The Hands of Atlanta Police

    As a graduate of Clark Atlanta University, and Atlanta native, I’ve been around APD my entire life. I’ve seen and heard some of the things they’ve done, such as the killing of 92 year old Kathryn Johnston and experienced that trauma first hand with the killing of my college teammate, Jamarion Robinson . Over the […] More

  • Jussie Smollett has been charged with for Disorderly Conduct

    It has been reported that Chicago police have charged Jussie Smollet with filing a false report on his alleged assault that occurred in January. The police have evidence that he paid the two Nigerian brothers to commit the crime towards him. Lawyers Todd Pugh and Victor Henderson, who are representing the actor, said in a statement: […] More

  • Kodaq’s Artist of the Week: TripleUp KO

    From Jonesboro Rd. to Worldwide Hailing from Zone 3 , Lakewood community of Metro Atlanta, the now 26 year old TripleUp KO jumped in the rap game in February of 2018, but that doesn’t mean he’s taking baby steps. Two projects in, and he’s only getting started after dropping “The 6 Tape” and “The 6 […] More

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    AllUrbanCandy 🍭 of the Week: Francie Maupin

    It’s that time of the week again, and this weeks BADDIE hails from Atlanta, GA standing at a sturdy 5″10, shes made a name for herself in the plus sized community on social media. @MissDivaKurves is her handle and she has nearly half a million followers on Instagram. Not only a pretty face, Francie has […] More

  • Lil Baby takes a trip for the “Close Friends” music video

    Atlanta’s own,Lil Baby, has decided to show us his soft side in his brand new music video for his single, “Close Friends”. The video features his girlfriend, Jayda Cheaves, and shows the couple spending time together in Paris. From candle lit dinners to arguments, we get a glimpse of what it is like start out […] More

  • BREAKING: Rapper , 21 Savage Released on Bond from ICE Custody

    21 Is A Free Man Pending Deportation Hearing 21 Savage has been in ICE custody for 9 days, but today he was released on bond pending his deportation hearing. His legal team presented the following message We will continue to update you as more details emerge. – OfficialKodaq on all social media platforms. Today This […] More

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    Yikes! Justine Skye Accuses Sheck Wes of Abuse

    Mo Bamba is CANCELLED! R&B singer, Justine Skye went on a Twitter rant Monday night accusing the “Mo Bamba” rapper, Sheck Wes of alleged abuse and stalking. She says, she and a few friends were stalked and attacked by Sheck Wes. She then went on to tweet, “You’re Pathetic… and all the people defending you, […] More

  • 🚨BREAKING🚨: Former Chiefs Star, Kareem Hunt, signs with the Cleveland Browns

    Teams are reloading for the upcoming 2019 season and while free agency hasn’t officially kicked off yet, some teams are already making moves. The Cleveland Browns have just signed former Chiefs running back, Kareem Hunt. Hunt was released by Kansas City after footage of him attacking a woman in a hotel was released by TMZ. […] More

  • The 2019 Grammy Review

    The 2019 Grammys just wrapped up and it was in incredible night if you’re in Atlanta based artist. Stone Mountain’s own, Donald Glover, took home Best Video and Song of the Year, while Cardi B, One of the top acts at Atlanta based label, Quality Control took home Best Rap Album. The biggest surprise of […] More

  • 🚨Breaking🚨: Grammys Attempt To Withhold Tickets To 21 Savages Mother

    It’s been a week since 21 Savage was taken into custody by ICE agents, hours before the super bowl kicked off in Atlanta. And this weekend in Los Angeles, for some reason, the Grammy organization decided they would try to deny entry to Savages mother. His co-manager, Meezy , took to social media to vent […] More

  • BLUEFACE x LAZAR x C-NOVA “F.S.L” Fucc Some Love (Official Video)

    World Premiere of newest BLUEFACE ( @BlueFaceBleedem )”F.S.L” Fucc Some Love music video featuring LAZAR ( @LaZar2official ) & C-Nova ( @One_Cnova ) DIRECTED & EDITED BY: 15visuals (Jaime Flores) Contact: LaZar BookLaZar@yahoo.com I.G. : @LaZar2official Cell – (310) 754-9730 #Blueface For Promo Email: info@allurbancentral.com Today This week All time What Dat Mouf Do “Kkvsh” […] More

  • The Roc Nation Brunch: A Pool of Black Excellence

    Yesterday, Roc Nation hosted their annual pre-Grammy celebration. The Brunch had a high attendance of all your favorite celebrities. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Beyoncé (@beyonce) on Feb 9, 2019 at 10:10pm PST Queen Bey showed out in a pastel mini-dress by Balmain. The asymmetrical dress looked stunning her and the […] More

  • Will Packer’s Remake of ‘What Women Want’ Is Exactly What We Needed In 2019

    The classic, What Women Want, has been revamped by the well known producer Will Packer. Many were concerned that Packer’s changes of the original film, would ruin the overall plot. Not only has Packer constantly given the black community iconic movies, but he has yet again produced a movie we didn’t even realize we needed. What Men […] More

  • Atlanta Rapper 21 Savage Arrested by ICE, Faces Possible Deportation

    UPDATE:  we have been sent information regarding 21 Savages citizen status from someone who claims to be a relative of his. In the screenshot, it’s discussed that 21s mother sent him to the states when he was younger . We will continue to keep you updated  The eyes of the world are on Atlanta as […] More

  • DaySnatchers Host A Series Of Events For Super Bowl Weekend

    Day Snatchers is a community founded by James Highsmith, Aaron Waters and Ameer Brown. They formulated this community with the hopes of giving the young and gifted an opportunity to build their platforms, learn from like-minded individuals and celebrate each other’s successes. Day Snatchers are also known as “go-getters” that are perpetually working to shift […] More

  • The Third Annual ‘The 20 ATL Dinner’

    This year marks the third year that Karmen Rydem and Brandon Farmer, founders of #The20ATL hosted a millennial dinner  to spotlight innovators every year that challenge the norm and will uplift the next generation of influencers to make a change in their industry. More than 100 celebrities, creatives and influencers came to celebrate the top 20 millennials […] More

  • Hit Show Bring It! Is Back!

    We’ve all grown to love the ladies of the Dancing Dolls and their coach, Dianna Williams, affectionately known as Mrs. D. So lucky for us the Lifetime hit series Bring It! is back for its sixth season! On Thursday, January 17, 2019 the official viewing party for the hit series was held at Aurum Lounge […] More

  • Netflix releases ‘The Ted Bundy Tapes’

      Charming, good-looking, and one of the most dangerous serial killers that ever existed in America. Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes, coming January 24. pic.twitter.com/5ARD1pWZYy — Netflix Nordic (@NetflixNordic) January 14, 2019 Netflix releases something special for those interested in crimes and cases. The coverage of notorious serial killer, Ted Bundy has […] More

  • How Karen Minty was the epitome of Black Girl Magic

    WARNING: This article contains Spoilers of the Netflix show, YOU.    The fairly new TV show YOU was released on Lifetime last September and has gained the love it has deserved after being added to Netflix in December of 2018. This psychological thriller seems to be an acquiring taste for many. Gossip Girl’s, Penn Badgley […] More

  • Missed Call Costs New Orleans A Chance To Second Line Down Peachtree

    Saints lose big at home after questionable call sends the Rams to Atlanta. The Rams just closed out an incredible 23-26 overtime NFC Championship win against the New Orleans Saints that sent them to Atlanta to face either the Patriots or the Chiefs. Los Angeles won this game after falling behind 13-0, but rallied to […] More

  • Ariana Grande Is Accused Of Stealing From Popular Artists On Song “7 Rings”

    This past Thursday, on January 17th, Ariana Grande released the third track to her highly anticipated album “thank u, next.” “7 rings” is currently the #1 trending video on YouTube and has reached over 35 million views. Since the release of the song, many people have called out Ariana and accused her of stealing from […] More

  • Dancing Doll’s Coach D Is Now An Author

    Over the years, Lifetime’s show Bring It! has caught the interest of the whole country. In fact, many of us have become attached to the young ladies as if they were are younger cousins. On the other hand, Dianna Williams, formally known as Coach D on the show, has given viewers wise advice constantly. Williams […] More

  • Petty Pepsi Invades Atlanta for Super Bowl 53

    “Fxck your couch” – Pepsi probably We are weeks away from the festivities surrounding Atlanta hosting Super Bowl 53, and while something this big would be great news for most Atlanta businesses, one of Atlanta’s flagship corporations has been left out of the action. Coca Cola was founded in Georgia 132 years ago and has […] More

  • See Who All Got Flewed Out In The City Girls and Cardi B “Twerk” video

    Once upon a time ago, Yung Miami from the City Girls challenged young women on Instagram across the world to twerk to the City Girls’ hit single “Twerk”. Twenty five women were chosen but the number one big booty twerker with ALL of the tricks received $25K in cash!! Of course all of the ladies […] More

  • AllUrbanCandy Of The Week: @_ohheyyou

    We’re showing a lot more love to the ladies in 2019, and we’re starting with a weekly #AllUrbanBaddie Eye Candy selection! This weeks user is Instagram hottie @_OhHeyyou. hailing from the state of Virginia, this 5’2 redbone oozes sex appeal. Check out the pics and give her a follow !       Today This […] More

  • Is Y’all Finished Or Is Y’all Done?: Birdman and Toni Braxton End Engagement

    Hip-hops most random couple have called things quits. Today This week All time What Dat Mouf Do “Kkvsh” “CallHerRina” Is Japanese Goodness “AaleeyahPetty” Keeps It Sweet & Simple Take Some Time To Appreciate “Mrs GI Jane” Justine Santana Bandotine The Island Girl Heating Up Boston “GiselleLynette” What “ILuvStackz” Holds Behind Her Back Will Drive You […] More

  • BREAKING: All Pro Pittsburgh Steeer, Antonio Brown Requests Trade

    Antonio Brown was noticeably absent from the Steelers crucial week 17 matchup against Cincinnati, and was listed as having a knee injury . However, it’s been revealed that the “injury” was a coverup for the real reason behind his absence. Allegedly Brown had a heated dispute with the teams QB , Ben Roethlisberger, and was […] More

  • Kodaq Pick of the Week: Alex Aus10

    Hailing from the great state of Louisiana, home to other iconic rap stars, the likes of Lil Wayne, Kevin Gates, and Boosie.. Alex Aus10 looks to stake his own claim to rap superstardom repping his own hometown of Houma, Louisiana Aus10 signed with Atlanta based management group “Making Good Music & Talent” from which he’s […] More

  • Get It Over With Already: Blue Lights in NY Cause Post-Apocalyptic Panic

    The fiction of the new Netflix film “Bird Box” felt all too close to home for residents of NYC this evening as their night time sky was lit up with the color blue, causing some to wonder if the aliens had finally had enough of our shit.   13D30D81-CC35-4F69-A6FE-655A8600EFE1 Some thought it was an alien […] More

  • It’s time to VOTE : AUC TOP 💯

    2018 is almost over, and it was another great year for music !!!! So we need you all to head over to our Instagram page and vote on what you think is the hottest song of the year !!! Songs are organized in tournament bracket style, with some of the hottest receiving a first round […] More

  • Layzie Bone drops Layzie Ass Diss on Migos/21 Savage

    YIKES   Yesterday, we all woke up to presents from loved ones, this morning we woke up to possibly one of the weakest diss tracks of 2018.   In case you missed it, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony member, Layzie Bone, had a bone to pick with the Migos after the group claimed to be “The best group […] More

  • Kodaq Pick Of The Week: Gangster Pop

    Following in the footsteps of rappers like Benzino and Guru, Lanze combines his Boston roots and west coast vibes directly into his latest project “Gangster Pop”. The project kicks off with the blaring sound of “Be Big (remix)”,  which is an anthem on everything most of us grow up wanting. The best is what catches […] More

  • What Do The Lonely Do At Christmas?

      “Tis the season to be jolly, but how can I be when I have nobody?…” is how the Emotions’ soulful Christmas ballad starts off. As a child, my mother used to always play this song every December. I used to either laugh or roll my eyes, but now that I am older and (very) […] More

  • V103 Atlanta 2018 Winterfest recap

    So we were invited to cover the 2018 Winterfest brought to you by V103 and hosted at Statefarm Arena. It’s an R&B themed lineup featuring Sevyn, Jeremih, Tory Lanez, Tank , Jacquees, HER, DVSN, and Trey Songz.  Photo credits to Twitter: @OfficialDejj   IG: @kingdeja__  Here’s how things went The show opens up with singer/songwriter Sevyn Streeter, coming […] More

  • Kanye Mess: Yeezy puts down his MAGA hat to remind us of his feud with Drake

    here we go again *insert facepalm emoji* The Motzart of the McRib took to twitter to post a screenshot of what appears to be someone alerting him to a recent clearance request for “Say What’s Real” from Drake. The industry concious amongst twitter recognized this as a possible effort to get the full “So Far […] More

  • and NEWWWW!!!!!

      The MLS championship game is OVER and your NEW MLS CHAMPS are none other than the ATLANTA UNITED . As a kid from Southwest Atlanta, my primary focus has been the Hawks and the Falcons… and for 28 years of my existence… both of these teams have let me down…. but in their second […] More

  • Here’s Why Your Mom Told You To Never Trust The Internet

    A few days ago, an alleged picture of Travis Scott cheating on Kylie Jenner surfaced the internet. The picture made headlining news on several platforms and, of course, fans shared their thoughts on social media. In fact, many fans believed that Kris Jenner even created the drama for a new episode of Keeping Up With The […] More

  • Cardi B and Offset Break Up After One Year of Marriage

    One year of marriage and one child later, Cardi B and Offset announce that their marriage is officially over. On late Tuesday night, Cardi released a video on Instagram announcing that she and the father to her five-month old baby, Kulture, had broken up. In the 42-second footage, Cardi B says, “So everyone been bugging […] More

  • Michelle Obama Talks ‘Moral Leadership’

    Former first lady, Michelle Obama is currently on a book tour for her book Becoming. Last night, she appeared on “The Late Show” with Stephen Colbert. During the interview, Colbert brought up the quote by Franklin D. Roosevelt that suggest that presidency is the “moral center for the country.” In simplier terms, Americans look at the […] More

  • ALS Causes The Death of Spongebob Creator, Stephen Hillenburg

    In March of last year, Stephen Hillenburg, creator of the Nickelodeon television series “Spongebob Squarepants, announced that he was diagnosed with ALS. ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is a progressive disease that affects the nerve cells located in the brain and spinal cord. Patients often experience muscle weakness, especially when performing delicate tasks. However, Hillenburg […] More