McDonald’s is giving away free food “for life” with its new McGold Card.  Check out the contest on their website which starts today thru August 24th.  The winner also gets a custom gold-plated phone case, see below! Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:


Nathan’s Famous is hosting a chance to qualify for its annual Independence Day competition on May 26 at Six Flags Over Texas. The winners (men & women) will earn a spot at the main event in Coney Island, on the Fourth of July.   Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

Singers, songwriters + rappers from all over the world come to Atlanta to join the music community in hopes of their chance at being discovered. Uber has teamed up with multi-platinum recording artist B.o.B (hits include “Nothing on You feature Bruno Mars and “Airplanes” featuring Hayley Williams of Paramore) to bring ATL’s most talented together to […]

Kendrick Lamar’s surprise 8 song project ‘untitled unmastered’ is quickly climbing the charts, with physical copies in both CD and vinyl on the way soon. K Dot just announced via Twitter yesterday he’ll be holding an online lyrics contest where a handful of lucky winners who can correctly answer a few questions about the new project […]

Everybody and their mama will appear on the second season of Empire, and now you can have your shot at it, too. Fox will charter a bus…

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Everyone has a Superman (or woman) who has made their lives better by saving the day on more than one occasion. With Warner Bro’s Studios…

Nicki Minaj was announced yesterday as one of the new judges on American Idol. She is reported to rake in a cool $12 million, WOW…… I’m gonna have to give her a call!! Follow Me on Twitter @melthemack

Find out how finding a hooptie can get you ALL ACCESS passes to the 979 Beat & Ford Present the Monster Energy Dub Carshow and Concert !!

Do you know movies? Here is your chance to give your opinion and possibly win $250 for it! Below you will find the trailers for three independent films premiering at this years Urbanworld Film Festival: I Will Follow,  SUS, and EBM.  Fill out the forms below and write your review, 50 words or less, and […]