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Billie Eilish, Justin Timberlake Demand Justice for Rayshard Brooks: 'Black People in America Are Not Safe'

Over the weekend, a fresh set of protests took shape surrounding the death of Rayshard Brooks on June 12th, a 27-year-old black man shot in the back and killed by police at a Wendy’s drive-through in Atlanta, GA.
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Alicia Keys and John Legend Set for Juneteenth Edition of 'Verzuz' Battle

It’s official, Alicia Keys and John Legend are set to go to go head-to-head in the next Verzuz battle this Friday, June 19 in celebration of Juneteenth; a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States.
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Autopsy Reveals Rayshard Brooks Died of Organ Damage, Blood Loss From 2 Bullet Wounds; Death Ruled Homicide

Rayshard Brooks died of organ damage and blood loss from two bullet wounds, the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office announced Sunday night, following its autopsy of the 27-year-old.
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Who Was Rayshard Brooks?

Rayshard Brooks was a 27-year-old married father of four with three girls ages 8, 2, and 1, as well as a 13-year-old stepson. See the details.
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DaBaby Drops ‘Black Lives Matter’ Remix of ‘Rockstar’ With Roddy Ricch

DaBaby has a message to share and he’s doing so through the power of music, releasing a “Black Lives Matter” remix of his number one hit single “Rockstar” that features Roddy Ricch.
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Lil Baby Taps Into Today on 'The Bigger Picture': 'These Scars Too Deep to Heal Us'

Less than a week after he marched in protest against racial injustice with Atlanta city councilman Antonio Brown, rapper Lil Baby is doubling down with his new release, ‘The Bigger Picture.’
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Celebrating Black Music Month With Revolutionary Songs in 2020

For years, protest music has been a part of Black history, and some have become major hits that have hit Billboard charts. For the black community, it means more than a place on the charts, but it represents how we collectively feel.
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Sephora Signs ‘15% Pledge’ to Carry More Black-Owned Brands

Sephora is the first significant business to take the Fifteen Perfect Pledge. The company promised to carry more black-owned brands at its stores across the nation.
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Kanye West on Michael Jackson and How the Media Tries to 'Wacko Jacko' Him Too

In a recent interview for i-D Magazine’s Faith in Chaos issue, Ye sat down (well talked on the phone) with Pharrell. During which the two covered a plethora of topics and compared them both to Michael Jackson
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Ex-Police Officer in George Floyd Case Released on Bail

Thomas Lane, one of the four police officers involved in the death of George Floyd, has been released from jail after making bail. See the details.
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