JAY-Z famously rapped on “Moment Of Clarity”: “Truthfully I wanna rhyme like Common Sense / But I did 5 mill’ – I ain’t been rhyming like Common since.” That was 2003. In the nearly 15 years following those bars, Comm’ has scored a #1 LP (Findin ...

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Ahead of the couple’s October 17 nuptials, Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka’oir have shared a clip of their upcoming reality show on BET. Titled The Mane Event, each episode will center around their wedding day and culminates with the “mane event,” whi ...

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Mayor Jennifer Roberts took some time out of her day to talk to Toni Brion of The Konnected Magazine. She gave some great insight on being mayor and her Sound of the QC showcase. Follow us on social media @TheKonnected . Filmed by GVO Films ...

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LL Cool J, Remy Ma, Ice-T, 50 Cent and Fat Joe are only some of the East Coast rappers who showed up to pay their respects Thursday at Prodigy's funeral in NYC. Services for the Mobb Deep rapper took place at the Frank E. Campbell "Funeral Chape ...

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This issue features will Colin Kapernick, American Idol Ashley Smith, Let’s Ride Records, The Konnected Tour, Model Shawnna Lawrence, The Konnected Korner Model Raquel Michelle and much much more! CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE   ...

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It is with great pleasure to honor songstress Sunshine Anderson with The Queen City Trendsetter Award at our 10th Anniversary celebration December 10th! She embodies the true essence of a trendsetter by being Carolina's first female artist in th ...

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The Republican presidential nominee said that Nykea Aldridge's death is a reason Black voters will support him. Just days after Republican presidential nominee Donald Trumpdeclared that his opponent former Secretary of State Hillary Clintonwas a ...

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KM- How was life growing up in Charlotte? CB- My life was decent. I grew on west side of town. Where  my childhood was cut early by the fast decision I had made. Throughout the journeys I have learned your own steps are better than following oth ...

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CAMPBELL, Calif. — Close your eyes and picture the life of a retired NFL superstar. Maybe you envision a moveable feast — private jets, exclusive parties and beautiful companions. Maybe you see something quieter, day after day in the backyard wa ...

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Drake had ‘Saturday Night Live’ on fire last night. He got a chance to create a parody to his Meek Mill dis track ‘Back to Back.’ ...

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Afeni Shakur Davis, mother of late rap legend Tupac Shakur who was the subject of one of his most iconic songs and who oversaw his posthumous legacy, has died. She was 69 years old. Marin County deputies responded to Shakur’s home in Sausalito, ...

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Multitalented recording artist, Jamar Gibson, better known as Sir Jay aRe blasted into the music scene performing at the Unity Concert, Apostrophe Lounge, Indie Connection, The New Charlotte Concert and the NC Music Movement Fest. Since then, he ...

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Shae has been modeling for a total of 5 years. She's married and a mother of three pursuing her career as a model. She has been in multiple music videos for local artists, and as of two years a picture model. Shae is  a certified nursing assista ...

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When you're 28-years-old and newly retired the NFL, most people would think you'd be traveling the world, riding camels, hosting yacht parties and such. And maybe most people probably would be, but not Marshawn Lynch. The former Seattle Seahawks ...

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"His music was raw, progressive, it hit you right in the face." The sold-out crowd at First Avenue in downtown Minneapolis last night had not come to hear a Prince tribute. But when Slipknot's Corey Taylor opened his scheduled solo show with "Pu ...

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WWE is saddened to learn of reports that Joanie Laurer, best known for competing in WWE as Chyna, has passed away. A physically striking and talented performer, Chyna was a true sports-entertainment pioneer. Not only was the Superstar dubbed "Th ...

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KM - Let our readers know where you're from. FA - Where I’m from? Man, I have roots all over the US. From east coast to west coast but, the only place I can actually call home is Virginia. Originally, I’m from Woodbridge, VA, that’s my hometown ...

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The Konnected Magazine was in attendance for the 1st Spring Day party at TCB 54 Hundred Bar & Grill in Charlotte, NC. The event had so many great components to it from Anthony Hamilton, live band,Big Mike (Day 26), great food and a wonderful ...

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It is with a heavy heart that we report Phife Dawg, member of the legendary A Tribe Called Quest, has passed away. He was 45 years old. DJ Chuck Chillout announced his death and Statik Selektah confirmed it on Twitter late last night (March 22), ...

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Well it’s official, as previously announced, Calvin Johnson has retired from the NFL at the age of 30. Here’s the official release from the Lions: Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who for the past nine seasons established himself as o ...

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A Baltimore drug kingpin who inspired characters on HBO’s classic series The Wire has died in federal prison in North Carolina. Baltimore Health Department spokesman Sean Naron confirmed on Tuesday that 54-year-old Nathan “Bodie” Barksdale died ...

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Cassidy is at it again, with BARZ upon BARZ  on the Cosmic Kev on the Come Up Show on Power 99. Get into the full video below: ...

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The things people do for Beyonce is almost insane (well no, it is insane actually). After recently announcing her upcoming Formation Tour, the Beyhive has been buzzing with utter excitement. A U.S. Army Veteran named Rover Bentley is in fact so ...

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On February 1, 1960, four African-American students of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University sat at a white-only lunch counter inside a Greensboro, North Carolina Woolworth’s store. While sit-ins had been held elsewhere in t ...

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During his recent sit-down with ‘Sway In The Morning’, Atlanta rapper Young Thug revealed that he would battle The Game on a joint record. After opening up about his past beef with Plies saying he would “slap the shit out of him”, Thugger moved ...

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A$AP Rocky teamed up with Samsung Level Music Lab and spoke with students at the University of Las Vegas about his experience in the music industry, his life and his creative process. He opened up about the experience saying, “Most of all, I wan ...

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