The Simpsons made television history last night after they hit the 636 episode mark beating out the tv show Gunsmoke.  It only took 29 years to get there! Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

Tremaine “Trey Songz” Neverson is the latest celebrity bachelor to try finding love on the set of a reality show. VH1 announces a new web-series ‘Tremaine The Playboy’ airing on TremaineThePlayboy.com aimed at finding Trey’s true love as he ‘painstakingly’ sifts through seventeen women competing to be the only object of his affection. The show seems to have everything […]

Can we say…Another One! DJ Khaled is going to take “The Voice” to the next level. It looks like the Snapchat king is about to begin his conquest in the world of TV. It’s been reported that DJ Khaled will be be joining “The Voice” this season as Alicia Keys’ advisor. Khaled received the news via text, and is feeling […]

We’ve seen Bruno Mars everywhere lately, performing on Saturday Night Live and at the 2016 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Now, the “24k Magic” singer will be the latest mega-star to play along with James Corden in the next episode of the very popular “Carpool Karaoke.” Not only is the segment entertaining to watch these stars sing […]

This week DJ Khaled and his 5 week old son Asahd makes his TV debut on “The View.” As we all know 2016 was definitely the year for DJ Khaled. With his album “Major Key” going gold and and being nominated  for Best Rap Album at the 2017 Grammys, there’s now slowing down the Hip Hop mogul. […]

Although the media has come a long way with representation of people of color on screens, there’s still work to do. Earlier this week, Variety published a list of Hollywood actors & their respective per-episode salaries, but unfortunately, minority actors make considerably less than white actors. According to reports, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson commands a whopping $400,000 per […]

NBC's new show The Good Place is giving you an uncharacteristic view of heaven.

Donald Glover, also known as the rapper Childish Gambino, has long supplemented his rap career with writing for television. Last seen as half of the fan-favorite comedy duo “Troy & Abed” on NBC’s Community, it’s been a while since he’s graced our TV screens. This past weekend, however, the first episode of Gambino’s own show, […]

In an effort to broaden your television horizons, I came up with '6 Shows More People Should Watch.'

There has been some buzz about new 4K TVs becoming available, but Beyonce explains why you’re really going to want to save your money and wait on that. Listen to the audio player to hear more about that and other tech news in the latest edition of Techie Tuesday! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Get the latest on tech, […]

Celebrity cameos are nothing new for 'The Simpsons.' But a Prince appearance? That's something to get excited about.

Keke Palmer recently visited 97-9 The Beat and talked with Jesse Salazar about the latest in the life of the very busy Keke. Not only does she have a bubbling song with Jeremih “Enemiez” and Rich Homie Quan on the remix, but she also has a mixtape and full album in the works, is currently a cast […]