Text DFW to 24042 to join 97.9 The Beat’s mobile club for exclusive news (Terms & Conditions) Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Congratulations to the one and only Mr. G..G..G-Unit aka Curtis Jackson. Better known in this generation as 50 Cent the #GetTheStrap creator. While receiving such a legendary monumental award, watch the moments leading up to greatness. Is […]

Text DFW to 24042 to join 97.9 The Beat’s mobile club for exclusive news (Terms & Conditions). Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Motivation Monday has took us to Hollywood by way of a small town country African American ceo named Tyler Perry. He is the first Black American to own a film studio outright. This past weekend was the […]

West Hollywood City council unanimously voted to remove the Donald Trump star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.  It now goes over to the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce where they make the final decision to actually physically remove the star. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

We thought something was up when giant golden heads of Travis Scott started popping up in Hollywood and H-town last week. We were right. Travis Scott just announced his highly-anticipated “Astroworld” will be out this Friday (Aug 3). Check out the trailer below!

After recently being shot in an altercation in Hollywood California Young Dolph has recovered from his gun shot wounds and announces his new album upon being released from the hospital.

Terry Crews says Harvey Weinstein is not the only sexual predator in Hollywood.

Street artist Plastic Jesus just immortalized Kanye West with his latest creation… a life-size gold sculpture of him as Jesus on the cross with nails in his hands and a wreath on his head. The art was unveiled on the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and La Brea Avenue yesterday (Feb 22nd) along with the inscription “False Idol” […]

Lynneice Washington has made history as the first African-American woman to become a District Attorney in the state of Alabama.

Tank's personal life usually takes a major backseat to his career – but not so much in 2017.

Police revealed to TMZ that a man broke into Soulja's Hollywood Hills home early Tuesday morning by busting the front door down.

In honor of the legend's 62nd birthday, check out our list of our favorite Denzel Washington gems. You're welcome.