(ThyBlackMan.com) (***1/2)  Wow. It’s a rebirth. There’s a new badass rising like a phoenix. In 1979, Australian director George Miller introduced the post-apocalyptic and eerily dystopian action film Mad Max to audiences around the world. Forty-five years later he’s resurrecting the saga and has created a new storyline that’s as worthy as ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) In early May 2024, video of recently disgraced record producer and music mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs beating ex-girlfriend and singer Cassie Ventura—who performs under the mononym “Cassie”. The two began dating in the late 2000s before parting in 2018. While I won’t go into what occurred in the video—it’s ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) (**)  It’s hard to fathom who’ll go ape over this action/sci-fi/drama. Maybe those who don’t know better and slept through the previous Planet of the Apes trilogy. The bar was set very high back in 2011, after Rise of the Planet of the Apes became the grandchild of the original 1968 cult classic ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) Orenthal James Simpson, known as O.J., died on Wednesday, April 10th at age 76 after battling cancer. Simpson was a football icon, an NFL hall of famer and a trailblazer. He starred in commercials, like the unforgettable Hertz campaign, which ran for years, one this writer remembers as a ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) The main battle in the “1 v 20” battle between Drake and the Anti-Drake Alliance is the Toronto artist’s battle with Kendrick Lamar. You could say that the outcome of Drizzy vs. KDot determines the fate of the rest who have a bone to pick with Drake. One of ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) “The younger people of course are the ones who are seen on the streets. They are the activists. They are the real vanguard of change because they haven’t been indoctrinated and they haven’t submitted.”-co-founder of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense Huey P. Newton April 2024 was a truly ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) Hip-hop has long been a powerful cultural force, influencing music, fashion, and social movements worldwide since its inception in the streets of New York in the 1970s. What began as a form of street-level expression has evolved into a diverse and dynamic genre that spans the globe. From the ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) In the rich tapestry of television history, black sitcoms have played a crucial role in entertainment, offering laughs, life lessons, and cultural insights. However, many impactful shows have faded into obscurity, deserving a second look for their pioneering work in representing black experiences and voices. 2. “The Parent ‘Hood” ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) Rick Ross and Drake are two of the most influential figures in the hip-hop industry. Both artists have crafted distinct legacies through their music, business ventures, and public personas. Periodically, rumors circulate about potential beefs or disputes between high-profile artists, including Rick Ross and Drake. This article explores their ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) In the world of hip-hop, few names resonate as profoundly as Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole. Both artists have carved out illustrious careers with their poignant lyrics, captivating storytelling, and undeniable influence on the genre. Given their prominence and mutual respect within the music industry, some fans have speculated ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) In the world of entertainment and media, understanding the cultural origins and identities of public figures can offer valuable insights into their influence and persona. DJ Akademiks, born Livingston Allen, is a notable example whose Jamaican roots are pivotal to comprehending not only his personal identity but also his ...

(ThyBlackMan.com) (**)  Telling someone “You have nothing between your ears,” isn’t a compliment. Telling a filmmaker and screenwriter “You have nothing between the action scenes,” also isn’t a compliment. Read on… The trailers for The Fall Guy look exciting and certainly the premise has great potential. The stuntman Cole Seavers (Ryan Gosling, Barbie) ...