Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  If giving the opportunity could you squeeze in 30 years in a twelve minute breakdown. Check out Usher sit down with Gale King in regards to life, legacy, and loyalty all in one session. Secrets you didn’t know unless you really are one of those […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Leave it up to the King of R&B to take it slow, and still break down the insides of his life as 14 year old superstar. Fresh after Katt WIlliams graced the Club Shay Shay platform, Usher has found time to slide through and share some […]

Since 1967 American football fans have anticipated the annual Super Bowl Playoff Game to crown the NFL’s best team in the league! This year the trophy went home to the Kansas City Chiefs as they defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 38-35! The game was close throughout all four quarters leading up to the last two minutes […]

Excitement is boiling over as Super Bowl LVII is set to take place this Sunday, February 12, 2023 at 5:30 PM inside State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. Football fans were met with an early surprise as 3 Super Bowl ads were released by Doritos, Sketchers, and Uber One ahead of the final playoff game. […]

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 DJ Khaled to make a warm welcoming toast backstage in Miami, during a Superbowl kick off event. Megan Thee Stallion and the gang enjoy positive vibes and great energy leading off into 2020. How […]

Today is the big day for all of you sports fans out there. If you weren’t lucky enough to get tickets (which according to CBS Sports ranged from several thousand dollars to over $23,000), you’ll be able to watch the showdown at home on CBS or at your local club or pub. You can expect […]

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Follow The Beat On Twitter: Amy Schumer has declared that she won’t be doing any Super Bowl ads this year to show her support for Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racism and police brutality. “Hitting the NFL with the advertisers is the only way to hurt them,” Schumer said on Instagram about her ban. […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Travis Scott has responded to the Minneapolis promoters that sued him for reportedly canceling on a scheduled Super Bowl weekend performance. According to documents by People, Scott reportedly filed a countersuit claiming that the promoters with the entertainment events company PJAM, failed to set up travel arrangements for his appearance that […]

Alright, so now that Super Bowl LII is over, let’s relive the moment a little. Take 2 seconds to tell us about your Super Bowl experience in the surveys below: Who did you bet was going to win the Super Bowl?   What was your favorite Super Bowl ad? -Farlin Ave (@farlinave) Source: CBS Sports

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Purple drink, Easter Sunday, Metro Boomin’… Watch as actor Anthony Anderson (Black-ish) and comedian Nephew Tommy (Steve Harvey Morning Show) play Black Card Revoked to test their knowledge of all things black. Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone