Mom of H&M Model Wearing Racist Monkey Hoodie Says 'Get Over It'

The backlash over H&M's ad featuring a young black child wearing a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie is still raging on— and now the boy’s mother has spoken out about the controversial ad. In a shocking response to commenters on her face Facebook page, the model’s mother, Terry Mango, is …

Kris Kasanova Puts on for Brooklyn in Ep. 14 of DJBooth & TIDAL’s “Bless The Booth”: Watch

We're continuing to settle into 2018, yet for Bless The Booth, it's business as usual. Case in point: Red Hook MC Kris Kasanova, who puts on for Brooklyn with an effortless flow in episode No. 14 our ongoing Bless The Booth freestyle series with TIDAL. Shot at DJBooth’s SoHo, New York City studios, Bless The Booth showcases the lyrical …

The Door Is Back Open for Dr. Dre’s ‘Detox’

A couple years ago when Dr. Dre released Compton he silenced all talk his long-awaited album, Detox. In the docu-series The Defiant Ones, he seemed to fully bury the hatchet on the possible album saying that it was something he was never going to do. Now he unraveled all that closure …

The Weeknd Drops H&M Over Offensive Ad Campaign

The Weekend is cutting ties with H&M following the fashion giant’s most fensive advert yet. Over the weekend, the Swedish-based retailer came under heavy fire for using an image a black child to market a new sweatshirt with the phrase, “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle.” Almost immediately, the fashion company …

Pharrell Calls Oprah the 'GOAT' After Her Golden Globes Speech

Last night at the Golden Globes, while receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award, Oprah Winfrey gave a speech so powerful and poignant, she not only earned a standing ovation but prompted calls for her to run for president in 2020. During her acceptance speech, she celebrated the #MeToo movement, and …

Donald Glover's Hit Show 'Atlanta' Returns to FX in March

Donald Glover's Emmy Award-winning FX series, Atlanta will return on March 1, with a new title, Atlanta Robbin' Season. This is fantastic news for everyone who's been waiting for the much-anticipated second season the groundbreaking series to air. The series starred Glover as Earn Marks, a downtrodden but brilliant college drop out …

Oldies Artists Who Can't Get Paid are Asking Congress for Help

Copyright owners sound recordings released before 1972 have a problem: nobody will pay them their royalties.  Now, these ‘oldies’ artists are hoping to close that legal loophole with the Classics Act. Duke Fakir, a founding member Four Tops and a Rock and Roll Hall Fame inductee, is pushing Congress to …

DeWanda Wise Joins Cast of ‘Captain Marvel’

DeWanda Wise She's Gott Have It fame has been cast in Marvel's upcoming first female-led superhero film, Captain Marvel. Wise joins the comic book epic in a supporting role, noted The Hollywood Reporter. Details surrounding her character remain unknown. The actress joins a cast that includes Brie Larson in the title role, Samuel L. Jackson reprising his …