Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The world has a select amount of legends and icons , who help the day to day process a lot smoother. Boosie  is hands down apart of that list. Fresh out of jail, Boosie hits the streets on a few missions. Press play for the […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Guess what happens when you mix a whole lot of Memphis, Chicago, & California energy all on one stage in 2023.Hopefully you guessed Coachella music and arts festival weekend, starring Glorilla & Moneybagg Yo. Currently circulating the globe, after a crash performance including Lil Durk […]


Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The West coast 10 million dollar star is back out of his shell, and applying pressure with the visuals to his project. Roller coasters and raps have a strong presence of interest when it comes to A-list artist using their imagination. Press play to see […]

Text DFW to 24042 to join 97.9 The Beat’s mobile club for exclusive news (Terms & Conditions). Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Leave it up to one West coast superstar  Game ( @Losangelescinfidential) to pay his respects a little different than your neighborhood gangster. Press play and see where exactly Nipsey Hussle face is tattoo’d on Game. Do you […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  New Artist alert by way of the West Coast California. You heard his song tonight on The Night Show Flight Show called “Bleed It”. Streaming and steaming up the charts Blueface has changed his football lifestyle into a rapper. Over 2.5 million views in less than  10 months for starters. […]

There are about 1000 people still unaccounted for and some of those people could be safe somewhere. The Camp Fire won’t be fully contained until around November 30, according to the state’s forestry and fire protection agency. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

San Jose, California is introducing a program to deal with the homeless and their problem with trash and litter crowding their streets.  They are hiring homeless people to pick up the trash as part of the Beautify San Jose program.  The job pays $15 dollars per hour and they will work 4-5 hours a day. Follow […]


As reported by KRON 4, 17 suspects have been arrested for stealing $1 million in products from Apple stores across California. These crimes allegedly hit 19 counties, including the thefts in Santa Rosa, Emeryville, and Corte Madera over the last month. The defendants are being charged with coming into the stores in large groups wearing hoodies and quickly […]

This man right here is a real-life superhero. A woman was being chased by her machete-wielding boyfriend into a Starbucks in Bakersfield, California on Sunday morning.  That’s when Blaine Hodge jumped between them, both he and the woman were stabbed multiple times and taken to the hospital. The woman is still in critical condition.  Blain […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: 31-year-old Texas Hip Hop promoter and Mesquite resident, Darryl Stinnette aka Li’l Pooh, was shot and killed Monday (August 8, 2018) on his way back to Dallas from San Francisco, CA. No suspects have been found at this time and as far as the news is reporting, this was a […]

Lagunitas Brewing is introducing a new sparkling water with a very special ingredient, marijuana.  The beverage will be infused with THC.  It will only be available in California, of course! GET ALL THE DETAILS HERE: Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:  

Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old Sacramento man was fatally shot by police Sunday after they mistook his cell phone for a toolbar.