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BET to Host Annual Award Show Virtually

The show goes on. COVID-19 has forced the cancellation of many events, festivals, and celebrations, but not The BET Awards. The annual award show will be hosted virtually amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. BET will join a number of live shows such as American Idol, which have continued to run their broadcast under quarantine. The week […]

Kirk Franklin Supports Kanye West’s Sunday Service

Gospel megastar Kirk Franklin has been the leading voice of the genre for almost 30 years. He has crossed over the mainstream with his version of R&B influenced gospel. Many have been wondering what does the “I Smile” singer/songwriter think of Kanye West’s Sunday Service movement. Franklin, without hesitation, endorsed Pastor Kanye’s growing congregation. When […]

Naomie Harris and Tyrese Gibson to Star in Thriller ‘Black And Blue’

During the BET Awards that aired on Sunday (June 23), Sony Pictures dropped an official trailer for the police action drama Black and Blue. The film is directed by Deon Taylor (The Intruder, Traffik) and written by Peter A. Dowling (Reasonable Doubt) and features a star-studded cast including Naomie Harris, Tyrese Gibson, Frank Grillo, Mike […]

Cardi B Pleads Not Guilty to Strip Club Brawl

After picking up an Album of The Year Award at the BET Awards and becoming the first female rapper to win the ASCAP Writer of The Year, Cardi B made her way to court on Tuesday with her legal team. Cardi B came to court on Tuesday (June 25) in New York after being indicted […]

City Girls’ JT to be Release From Jail Within 90 Days

Drake's Co-Sign Reportedly Helped Delay City Girls' JT's Prison Sentence

City Girls has been riding a massive wave of success within the past year. The femcee duo released their debut album Girl Code in November 2018. The debut saw success with singles “Twerk” and the summer anthem “Act Up.” The Cardi B assisted “Twerk” is already certified platinum and there is no doubt that the follow […]

Mary J. Blige Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award at 2019 BET Awards

One of the best moments of the 2019 BET Awards was Mary J. Blige being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. The honor was presented by Rihanna who highlighted the efforts of the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul. “Happy Mary, Sad Mary, No More Drama Mary, Dancing Mary—we’re here for all of it,” Rihanna said. “Mary […]

Jacquees Believes he Was Snubbed for BET Award Nomination

Jacquees Believes he Was Snubbed for BET Award Nomination

The BET Awards excluded the self-proclaimed King of R&B and he’s not here for it. In a since-deleted tweet, Jacquees expressed his displeasure with not even receiving a nod for a BET Award. “Hold on…how in the f*ck am I not nominated for a BET Award?” Jacquees asks. He then turned around and looked to […]

Cardi B, Lil Nas X, DJ Khaled to Perform at 2019 BET Awards

The 2019 BET Awards are later this month and Cardi B, Lil Nas X and more are slated to hit the stage. The 2019 edition of the awards show will feature Regina Hall as your host. In addition to B and X performing, DJ Khaled, Migos, H.E.R., Mustard, Billy Ray Cyrus, City Girls, Lizzo, Lucky […]

Regina Hall to Host 2019 BET Awards

The 2019 BET Awards are set to go down next month in Los Angeles. The network has announced the annual awards ceremony will be hosted by Regina Hall.   View this post on Instagram   The #BETAwards 19 host is the one and only, UNDENIABLY COOL @MoreReginaHall! See what Ms. Hall has in store for […]

Cardi B and Drake Top 2019 BET Nominations

The 2019 BET Awards will be held on June 23rd in Los Angeles and Cardi B leads the list of nominations. The Grammy Award-winning rapper formerly known as the “regular degular schmegular” girl from the Bronx,  will most likely add to her trophy case. She is up for 7 BET Awards this year. Last year […]

Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of BET Experience and Awards Show

Nicki Minaj to be Featured on Upcoming 'Spider-Man' Soundtrack

Nicki Minaj has made the announcement that she will pull herself and the Young Money squad out of the BET Experience and Award show after a tweet and post shared by the network. After last night’s Grammy Awards, the network attempted to drag Nicki Minaj with a tweet highlighting Cardi B Grammy-winning night for Best Rap […]

The Source Power 30 Radio Network at the 2018 BET Awards

For the past several years, the Source Power 30 Radio Network has worked with BET Radio Room to bring you exclusive coverage from artists.  When it comes to the Radio Room, BET always does it big!   Check out  interviews with Wale, Molly Brazy, Ray J, Freeway, Steff London, Def Loaf, Lil Rel, Safaree, DJ Drewskii, Ezinma, Sevyn […]

BET Awards Weekend was Lit: Here’s What You Missed

It was a BET takeover in Los Angeles, Calif last weekend, and The Source was there to document every moment! The three-day extravaganza, better known as the BET Experience, kicked off Friday (June 22) at at L.A. Live, the City of Angels’ go-to entertainment complex in downtown L.A. The venue hosted various vendors, including a custom […]

Is Meek Mill’s BET Performance a Preview of the Future of His Music?

Meek Mill kept the promise of being an advocate for criminal justice and prison reform by highlighting issues during his thought-provoking performance on BET. After Meek Mill’s less than a spectacular bout with Drake and a recent run-in with the law, some may have questioned the future of the Philly rapper’s career. When Meek hit […]