Jay-Z Passes Diddy As the Highest Paid Rapper: Rapper Jay-Z has surpassed Diddy as the highest paid hip-hop rapper in the industry according to Forbes. Jay-Z tops the list with a net worth of $900 million and Diddy comes second with $825 million.
#OscarsSoWhite Creator Launches a Site To Help POC Get Roles: The creator of #OscarsSoWhite April Reign, started a site helping people of color find work in Hollywood. Reign tweeted she wants to “increase diversity and inclusion in the entertainment industry.”
Hit FX Series “Atlanta” Premiered First Episode of Season 2: FX’s “Atlanta” created by and starring Donald Glover, aired it’s first episode of the highly anticipated second season. After teasing fans for months about the return date, the show trended on Twitter last night.
Rapper Fetty Wap Escapes Jail Time for DUI: Fetty Wap struck a deal on his DUI charge and plead guilty to reckless endangerment. Instead of jail time, he will take driving courses and receive a 90-day license suspension.