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Marvel has already announced it first set of Hip-Hop inspired Variant Covers for their new series coming out this year.   The first round of announced covers took inspiration from the likes of Salt’N Pepa, Big Daddy Kane, Wu-Tang Clan, Kevin Gates, L.L. Cool J, & Chance The Rapper. Now, Marvel comics has released four […]

This past weekend Flying Lotus’ Brainfeeder label held an artist showcase at LA’s famous Hollywood Bowl.  Performances included Shabazz Palaces, Glasslamp Killer, George Clinton, FlyLo himself, and known Kendrick Lamar collaborator, bassist Thundercat. https://www.instagram.com/p/BIy8taEjbjd/?taken-by=thekennyloggins During Thundercat’s set at the Hollywood Bowl, he was joined by a legendary singer-songwriter, Michael McDonald.  McDonald joined Thundercat for a rendition of the […]

Last year Marvel Comics announced its “Hip-Hop Variant” series of covers, featuring some of the best illustrators to re-imagine famous Hip-Hop album covers with Marvel characters to cover issues of new series’.  Last year they released over 70 different Hip-Hop inspired covers, which you can see here. The album covers used ranged from the likes of De […]

The team behind Tupac‘s All Eyez on Me biopic recognized the 20th anniversary of the legendary rapper’s death by releasing another trailer. The one-minute, 42-second clip features Pac’s mom, Afeni Shakur, played by Danai Gurira, giving him words of wisdom and warning him about the bullseye on his back because he is a leader of culture. Tupac, played […]

Netflix’s original series, Stranger Things’ about a group of young kids in a town full of mysteriously strange things.  The kids of the show were on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon and played a game called ‘Stranger Strings’ which cards revealed secrets about Fallon and the Stranger kids and of course involved silly string.  Which was […]

Our very own sister station at HOT 96.3FM‘s Eliott King took the trending #SoGoneChallenge and flipped the script on everyone.  Tonight, Kanye West kicks off the Saint Pablo Tour tonight at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.  You think you got what it takes to except the #SoKanyeChallenge, then record yourself and hit us up on social media […]

20-year-old, Myles Turner, of the Indiana Pacers is heading into his second season with the team.  Turner Facebook lived his surprise he had for his mother and grandmother.  They thought they were just meeting up at a Texas pizza restaurant, but Myles had something else in store.  A big surprise for those who raised who, […]

Netflix teamed up with four-time Oscar winner, creator Baz Luhrmann (The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge!), along with Hip-Hop Legends Nas (executive producer) and Grandmaster Flash (associate producer).  The Netflix original series, The Get Down, helps tell the story of New York on the verge of bankruptcy that forced a birth of new art, Hip-Hop. The Source […]

Tuesday, July 26 2016 will always be remembered as a day that we lost a member of our family.  Pastor Michael Jones was not just an on-air personality for AM1310 The Light, he was a voice for the community, a consoler for the community, and a man of faith for the community.  After the passing […]

Tamir Rice, was shot and killed in Cleveland by rookie police officer, Timothy Loehmann, back in November 2014.  The Cudell Gazebo where Rice was killed has been commemorated by many over the years. Rice is still not forgotten.  The recent mobile game app sensation, Pokémon Go, has also choosen to remember and commemorate Tamir Rice. […]

Artist, Will Downing stopped by the WTLC Studios to chat with “Loverman” Jerry Wade, to talk about his new album Black Pearls.  Downing sings 10 different hits from some of the greatest musical inspirations, legendary Divas. Will and Jerry discuss friendships, music, and more in this exclusive interview. He even treated us with a special surprise […]

The past 72 hours have been heartbreaking for everyone, regardless of skin color or uniform color.  Violence continued last night when a sniper attack took place in Dallas during a peace march downtown. Leading to the death of five police officers and the wounding of seven others.  Along with the wounding of two civilians. The […]