Tag: love and hip hop

Safaree Joins Black Pastors and Hasidic Jews to Rally Against Proposed NYC Ban on Sale of Fur

Safaree, in a fur while arriving to a party for Blac Chyna in Hollywood, May 2016Photo: Getty What do black pastors, Hasidic Jews and Safaree of Love & Hip Hop fame have in common? Apparently, a love of fur — and a determination to stop New York City lawmakers from banning fur sales in the […]

Read More

Love & Hip Hop’s Remy Ma Arrested on Assault Charge in NYC

Remy MaPhoto: Getty Love & Hip Hop reality star Remy Ma is being shown no love by New York City prosecutors, who had her arrested Wednesday on charges she attacked her co-star Brittney Taylor last month. Remy, government name Remy Smith, turned herself in to New York City police to face a misdemeanor assault charge […]

Read More

T.I., New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Join Forces to Bail Out Nonviolent Offenders for Easter

Photo: Emma McIntyre (Getty Images) I spent my Easter Sunday deviating between inhaling jelly beans and watching Kanye pass out communion wafers through a peep hole. But it looks like recording artist, community activist and serial entrepreneur T.I. spent his Resurrection Sunday being far more impactful. The Hill reports that the Trap Music Museum founder […]

Read More

Remy Ma Under Investigation for Allegedly Punching Love & Hip-Hop Co-Star

Photo: Bennett Raglin (Getty Images for Essence) Since her release from prison in 2014, “All the Way Up” rapper Remy Ma has gone to great lengths to rehabilitate her image. She’s become invaluable to VH1’s Love & Hip-Hop empire, she’s joined husband Papoose in becoming the unofficial brand ambassadors for “Black Love,” and she co-hosts […]

Read More

Watch: Amara La Negra Shares Her Natural Hair Journey

Amara La Negra is a proud Afro-Latina who “embraces her truth.” For La Negra this means that rocking her hair in its natural form—an afro. But the pop star’s striking hairstyle hasn’t always been so well received. “I’ve had so many stones, and so many rocks thrown at me that eventually it just stopped hurting,” […]

Read More