Tag: Black Owned Businesses

Foot Locker Pledges $200M Investment Into The Black Community, $54M Already For 2021

From the primary customers who cop kicks to the pro basketball players that inspire some of the most popular sneaker silhouettes, it goes without saying that Black people have contributed on a big scale to the monetary success of Foot Locker.  The footwear empire… Continue Reading “Foot Locker Pledges $200M Investment Into The Black Community, $54M Already For 2021”

The Tom Joyner Foundation And BetMGM To Offer Executive Series For HBCU Students

Although our founder Tom Joyner is enjoying his well-earned retirement, he still finds time to give back to the Black community through his decades-spanning namesake scholarship program. The Tom Joyner Foundation is now partnering with sports betting portal BetMGM to offer an Executive Series… Continue Reading “The Tom Joyner Foundation And BetMGM To Offer Executive Series For HBCU Students”

Ambitionz Az A Chef: Soul Food Concept By 2Pac Coming To Life As Limited Pop-Up in LA

Today would’ve been the 51st birthday of late rap icon Tupac Shakur. The Me Against the World emcee has only grown in popularity over the two-and-a-half decades since his untimely 1996 murder, today boasting a musical legacy that will more than likely continue for… Continue Reading “Ambitionz Az A Chef: Soul Food Concept By 2Pac Coming To Life As Limited Pop-Up in LA”

Live Nation Invests In Black-Owned Plant-Based Brand For Festivals & Venue Menus

Although the road in entrepreneurship comes with doing majority of the work on your own, it also never hurts to get some support from a bigger brand that may or may not be one of the biggest entertainment companies in the world. Live Nation… Continue Reading “Live Nation Invests In Black-Owned Plant-Based Brand For Festivals & Venue Menus”

Rihanna Ranks As The Richest Female Musician With Debut On Forbes’ Billionaire List

Over the span of 17 years, pop icon Rihanna has managed to single-handedly become the defining female musician of her generation. A string of hit albums, fast-selling clothing collaborations, starring movie roles and now a namesake beauty empire have all come together to launch… Continue Reading “Rihanna Ranks As The Richest Female Musician With Debut On Forbes’ Billionaire List”

Anthony Mackie Buys 20 Acres Of Land in New Orleans To Build Film & TV Studio

Celebrated actor Anthony Mackie is getting ahead of his role as the MCU’s next Captain America by making a business move that will not only benefit his acting career but also provide jobs for many in his hometown of New Orleans. movie View this… Continue Reading “Anthony Mackie Buys 20 Acres Of Land in New Orleans To Build Film & TV Studio”

Akon’s Futuristic City In Senegal Blasted As A “Ponzi Scheme” By Ex-Business Partner

When rap mogul Akon announced his grandiose plans to build a hi-tech-functioning city in the West African country of Senegal, many reacted with excitement for what’s been described as a real-life version of Wakanda from Black Panther. However, the announcement also came with some… Continue Reading “Akon’s Futuristic City In Senegal Blasted As A “Ponzi Scheme” By Ex-Business Partner”

Jay-Z & Meek Mill Join Deal With Fanatics To Acquire Sports Apparel Retailer Mitchell & Ness

There was a time in hip-hop when you couldn’t watch a rap music video without spotting your favorite emcee rocking a throwback jersey. Although the trend is still popular today, it looks like hip-hop heavyweights Jay-Z and Meek Mill are looking to bring back… Continue Reading “Jay-Z & Meek Mill Join Deal With Fanatics To Acquire Sports Apparel Retailer Mitchell & Ness”

Nashville Black-Owned Hospice Helping Black Families Say Goodbye With Love & Care

In a year that’s been plagued with death for multiple reasons, ranging from disease and police brutality to unfortunately violence within our own communities, many Black people have spent more time than intended in 2021 burying our loved ones. That becomes even more evident… Continue Reading “Nashville Black-Owned Hospice Helping Black Families Say Goodbye With Love & Care”

Diddy Wins Back Ownership Of Sean John With $7.5 Million Bid

We’ll always be rooting for Black-owned businesses, especially when it comes to those we’ve grown to love over the past few decades. After making headlines earlier this month for interest in buying back his namesake clothing brand, Sean John, music mogul Diddy has officially… Continue Reading “Diddy Wins Back Ownership Of Sean John With $7.5 Million Bid”