Third Annual Go DJ Awards celebrates Houston Artists and Culture

The hottest celebrities in Houston flooded the NRG Center for the third annual Go DJ Awards hosted by 97.9 The Box’s JJ on the Mic and MC Kane and The Downtown Tea along with News With Attitude got the scoop. The night was filled of hip-hop, entertainment, and honoring those who have made a difference in the Houston community. The night was very rich in the H-Town culture as Houston’s biggest named stars were in attendance like Slim Thug, Paul Wall, Zro, Kirko Bangz, Just Brittany, and Jhonni Blaze. Mayor of Houston, Sylvester Turner honored media professionals Nakia Cooper, James…

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Letters to My Black Man

Everyone has a platform and I believe with each platform we can bring change to the system or at least change the views of those around us. Recently, there has been a series of events that has put this country in such pain for black America.  This isn’t a problem that has just occurred, it’s an on-going problem that needs to make a change. I’ve asked individuals on different social media platforms to share their thoughts and concerns about the state that we, as a people are in. We are in this together and without sticking together, we can’t bring change but…

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What I Learned This Summer About ‘Adulting’

This summer I feel like a bus came and hit me with a big sign that says ‘ADULTING’ on it in big red letters. I’ve struggled like a bitch this summer and I never would’ve thought I would be living this type of way, forced to be learning how to do everything on my own. I got the chance to finally intern at a place to pursue the requirements on my degree plan and learn about my field and this is the repay I get? That’s exactly how I felt. So once I first found out I got my internship,…

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Enough is Enough: RIP to Alton Sterling

Yet again, there’s another hashtag for a murdered black man and social media has gone wild with the release of footage of the killing of Alton Sterling. Alton Sterling, known as the “CD man”  was killed by 2 Baton Rouge police officers in front of Triple S Food Mart when an anonymous source called police saying that a man threatened them with a gun.  The owner of the store said he knew Sterling for over 6 years and never caused any trouble, he let him sell CDs in front of his store. wonder how the police will try to write…

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#BlackTwitterHoliday: BET AWARDS 2016 + Music Predictions

It’s “Black Twitter”‘s favorite day of the year! The BET Awards. It’s the best time of the summer where every black family sits around the TV and talk through the whole show and where millennials will live tweet and make memes throughout the  entire award ceremony. Hosted by the famous Black-ish duo Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross and tributes to Muhammad Ali and Prince, we’re sure the family reunion feeling will be in the atmosphere. Tonight will be the BET Awards 2016 sponsored by many different companies like Sprite, Fresh Empire, Cocoa Cola and presented by all-day breakfast at McDonald’s. We’ve seen all…

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