The Black Beat

Measuring all pre-taxed income from June 2015 to June 2016, Forbes has released their annual world’s highest paid musician list and the top five may surprise you. Coming in at number five is Rihanna. The Barbados beauty brought in a reported $75M with the bulk of her earning stemming from endorsements with Dior, Puma, Samsung […]

Stevie J is returning to Vh1 but with a series of his own! Leave It To Stevie will follow the journey of the now single music producer after his split with pregnant ex-girlfriend Joseline Hernandez. Ready to get back to work and spend more time with his kids, the show will also incorporate some of his famous […]

DJ Khaled spent his Thanksgiving sending social media well wishes to his new baby boy, Asahd Khaled. Khaled also shared a few intimate videos. https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNHlVlgwzs/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en   https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNn_19gboq/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en   Already a superstar, Baby Asahd also got love from Nicki Minaj, Future, Rick Ross and August Alsina. https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNho-mgCyr/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNYEM8giEH/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNh3yUA9NJ/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en   Too cute! Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow […]

On a recent episode of We TV’s Growing Up Hip Hop, Angela Simmons revealed to her older sister Vanessa Simmons that she was pregnant by her boyfriend, now fiance, Sutton Tennyson. Vanessa wasn’t the only one in shock when Angela announced the news. Up until now, the world knew her as a virgin, a claim […]

Keke Palmer is what you call you triple threat, a singer, dancer and actress. And all before the age 18. The 22-year-old Scream Queens star (she returns to the small screen September 20 on Fox) tried her hand at a Whitney Houston classic and dare we say she might have done The Voice justice!   What […]

Kelly Rowland‘s new girl group not only revealed their name but the five ladies also dropped a video for their newest single, L.A.N.C.E.   The video shows Ashly, Brienna, Gabrielle, Shyann, and Kristal, collectively known as June’s Diary, puts a slick-talking guy on blast and quickly dubs him a L.A.N.C.E — a “lying ass ni**a […]

Fresh off of announcing to the world that she and her fiance were expecting their first child together, reality star and socialite Angela Simmons has revealed the gender! The 28-year-old also posted a flick from a super sexy photoshoot shot by Kevin Risher. Looks like pregnancy has given the Growing Up Hip Hop star a […]

Karen “KK” King, most known for her role on Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta has been arrested for alleged theft and fraud. FoxNew.com reports: TMZ reports that King, 55, was making a heavily promoted appearance at Level V nightclub in Atlanta on Monday when she was apprehended and charged with theft, financial identity fraud and forgery. A police […]

Teyana Taylor is showing off her post-baby body in a new video and we are absolutely not mad at the snap back. It’s hard to…

How does a Miss Golden Globe get ready for her duties on one of Hollywood’s biggest nights? If you’re Corinne Foxx, the daughter of Academy Award…

Keke Palmer first sparked rumors of a bisexual lifestyle when she uploaded a video on Snap Chat of her kissing fellow singer Cassie last year. Soon…

Meet 15-year-old Reece Whitley. The Philadelphia native is the brand new cover star of Sports Illustrated KIDS and the 2015 SportsKid of the Year! Standing at a towering 6’8,…