Charlamagne Tha God & Trevor Noah Talk Racial Diversity & More In New Special

Tenured radio personality Charlamagne Tha God sat down with political commentator and television show host Trevor Noah for an enriching conversation surrounding an array topics. In the new special series launched by the Hollywood Reporter, the pair motioned the lens focus on the current representation Blackness in Hollywood as seen in the overwhelming success Black-centered films such as the Marvel box fice-hit Black Panther and the Academy Award winner for Best Original Screenplay, Get Out. The newly helmed series, known as Emerging Hollywood, is to be hosted by Charlamagne and serves as a conversation series dedicated to honing on important issues. 

In this first installment, Trevor Noah shares his experience as a South African man observing America through an external lens. Noah also chimes in on the American idea an “immigrant” and its attachment to the black and brown. The two then go onto discussing the history racial oppression in America and how its dismissal has perpetrated the racist rhetoric grooming at the nation’s underbelly ever since. The series can be followed the Hollywood Reporter’s youtube channel and may be the perfect outlet for the daring souls who enjoy a good conversation from which they can acquire insightful perspectives. 

Oprah Winfrey Claps Back At "Hateration" Over "Leaving Neverland" Interview

The allegations against Michael Jackson have been around for decades but Leaving Neverland brought the claims the accusers back into a mainstream conversation. After the docuseries aired, Oprah hosted After Neverland, a Q&A with Wade Robson and James Safechuck. As you could imagine, she faced a serious amount backlash. In a recent interview with Trevor Noah, she opened up about why she was okay with taking a bullet in order for Michael’s accusers to speak.

Oprah Winfrey Claps Back At "Hateration" Over "Leaving Neverland" Interview
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Per Hollywood Reporter, during the “Between The Scenes” segment  The Daily Show, Oprah opened up about the backlash she faced after doing the After Neverland. “I haven’t had that much hateration since I did the puppy episode with Ellen DeGeneres, the episode in which DeGeneres came out as gay],” she joked. 

“I realized that a lot people were going to get triggered by watching Leaving Neverland]. And a lot people will not understand what the pattern is,” Oprah said. “I had done 217 shows trying to get people to understand that it’s not about one person; it’s about the pattern, it’s about the seduction,” she continued. “People call it ‘molestation,’ but there is a big seducing that goes on, and the pattern that seducing. And that was important enough for me to take the hateration for it.”

While Oprah was okay with taking the “hateration” at the time, it appears as though she and HBO have been trying to distance themselves from the controversy. Earlier this week, it was reported that HBO has stopped airing Leaving Neverland while Oprah’s clips from After Neverland are no longer available on her YouTube channel. 

Logic's Novel 'Supermarket' Quickly Hits #1 on Amazon Books

Logic released his book Supermarket just a few days ago, alongside a 13-song soundtrack.

The rapper’s debut novel has already achieved the number one spot on Amazon’s Best Sellers books list.

Supermarket tells a tale of a depressed grocery store employee working in the suburbs. His banal life is suddenly altered after stumbling upon a crime scene.

On Amazon, multiple reviews in the comments section reveal that eager fans have been buying the book to help support the rapper.  In a recent interview with Trevor Noah, Logic says the book came about after his manager told him he couldn’t write a book.

Logic says he read though a large stack of books, then sat down to write his own.

The quick top slot is based on Amazon’s ranking methodology.

Amazon ranks books according to sales movement, not cumulative sales. Dropping the album alongside the book encouraged longtime fans to snag a copy, even if they didn’t intend to read it.

At the time this article was published, there are only 83 reviews live on the book’s official page, with most of them praising Logic and his music.

“This book is an amazing book I don’t read, but I’m gonna read this book so proud of Bobby,” one review reads.

Critical reviews of the book suggest that Supermarket may actually be a good read.  Ready Player One author Ernest Cline had high praise for the new book in a short blurb on the back.

“Bobby Hall has crafted a mind-bending first novel, with prose that is just as fierce and moving as his lyrics.”

Cline went on to describe the book as ‘Naked Lunch meets One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest meets Fight Club’. That’s certainly an intriguing combination of literature.

You can pick up Supermarket on both Amazon and Audible if you’re interested in giving the rapper’s first novel a try.

A$AP Rocky’s Babushka Trend Started As A Way To Cover A Face Injury

A$AP Rocky’s recognized for being a trend killa and never too way back he shocked on a couple of crimson carpets displaying f his new pattern, a babushka. Not simply any babushka although, a Gucci headpiece to tell us he means excessive trend enterprise. The “Praise The Lord” rapper just lately caught up with GQ Magazine and talked about his trend sense, detailing how the headband was actually a strategical option to cover a head harm.

“It was impressed by a scenario I had the place my face acquired reduce, and I began strolling round with a Babushka to cowl it. It was about final September,” he informed the publication. “It began with a yellow one once I was on Trevor Noah’s present. I really did a Vogue shoot the day after I acquired my face slashed.”

A$AP Rocky's Babushka Trend Started As A Way To Cover A Face Injury
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When requested how the harm happened, Rocky mentioned it occurred whereas using a “Razor scooter” the place a wheelie went unsuitable leading to a “fucking large gash” on his face

“Had to get cosmetic surgery and right here we’re,” he mentioned. “Honestly, it was impressed by Alfalfa—you ever see the Little Rascals, when he pretended to have a toothache? I type needed to make it appear like that. Basically on some shit so in case Trevor Noah requested me, I used to be simply gonna be like, “I’ve a toothache.”

Donald Trump Tells Student To Break Down Any Foreseeable Walls In 2014 Speech

We simply posted in regards to the 1950s collection that predicted Donald Trump’s plans constructing a wall and threatening anybody towards him that he’ll sue. Another journey down the archives has introduced us with a video that sees the president giving a graduation speech in May 2014 at Wagner College in Staten Island. 

Instead  predicting his plans, Donald extra contradicts his thought constructing a wall telling the scholars that if there may be ever a wall in life, bulldoze by means of it – we completely agree, Donald. 

“I’ll let you know, to me, the second-most vital factor after love what you do isn’t, ever surrender,” he stated, as seen within the video beneath. “Don’t surrender. Don’t permit it to occur. If there’s a concrete wall in entrance you, undergo it. Go over it. Go round it. But get to the opposite aspect that wall.”

Of course, comic and speak present host Trevor Noah obtained a maintain the video and included it in his phase. 

“If there’s one factor we all know, it’s that nothing will cease immigrants from attempting to return to America,” Trevor stated. “This is a spot that folks dream coming to, as a result of folks attempting to make a greater, safer life for his or her households will do something to attain that dream. And I do know Donald Trump understands this — as a result of this video we discovered from 15 years in the past.”

Pusha T Talks Grammy Nod, Drake Beef, & Kanye West On "The Daily Show"

Most exhibits, web sites, and publications are doing their finish the 12 months roundups, which implies everybody is targeted on examing the synopsis 2018. Pusha T stopped by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah for the third or fourth time previously two years, and talked to the host about his hectic 12 months. The dialog started with the Grammys. Pusha T’s DAYTONA is nominated for the Best Rap Album The Year, a title he is been attaching to the undertaking since its debut. “We had the luxurious time,” acknowledged Pusha when requested why he felt that this album was the one. “That’s my favourite watch, the Rolex Daytona. Me and Kanye had the luxurious time, we actually crafted it, actually simply put our all into it.” 

Pusha T Talks Grammy Nod, Drake Beef, & Kanye West On "The Daily Show"
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The dialog then veered to the Drake beef, as all of us knew it might. Pusha T and Noah talk about whether or not or not there are guidelines in hip-hop beef, and contact on how huge the rap feud turned in 2018. “There isn’t any edge in rap battles,” King Push acknowledged with confidence. “Everbody must cease that narrative. It’s horrible. They’re like, ruining the sport.” Pusha additionally touches on Kanye West and his political affiliations, Whitney Houston’s toilet photograph, and the fan that gave him again his lacking Cartier bracelet. 

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Meek Mill Talks "Championships" & Injustice On Trevor Noah's "Daily Show"

Meek Mill has been on the transfer late, having fun with the success what might very effectively transform his magnum opus. After all, the individuals have spoken, boosting Meek Mill’s Championships to the highest the charts; the challenge went on to maneuver 226Okay models in its first week, a marked enchancment over final 12 months’s Wins & Losses. Now, Meek has been having fun with a prolonged press run, and took a second to cut it up with the Daily Show’s Trevor Noah. 

Of course, Meek has develop into considerably an vital determine within the quest for jail reform. Given the injustice surrounding his latest arrest, Meek has been utilizing his platform to carry consciousness to the plight younger black males, who discover themselves trapped by a damaged system. The Daily Show appears to be a terrific platform for Meek’s trigger, given Noah’s outspoken political nature; it is an fascinating dialog for these in search of cultural reflections past the recording studio.

Of course, Meek’s music is mentioned as effectively, although the primary focus the interview facilities round his incarceration and supreme message. It’s enlightening stuff, and additional professional that Meek Mill is constant to evolve. Peep the clip under, and browse our Championships evaluate proper right here. 

Anderson .Paak Performs "Anywhere" On "The Daily Show With Trevor Noah"

Anderson .Paak is on a New York run. He stopped by The Breakfast Club and chopped it up with Ebro over at Hot 97. While within the Big Apple, .Paak additionally dropped by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah to proceed the Oxnard promo run. .Paak’s Dr. Dre guided third solo album has been making large waves across the business. It’s cool seeing .Pakk doing interviews and blowing up on a business stage. Out right here in Los Angeles, .Paak has been grinding away for years. Some his day one followers really feel like Oxnard is underwhelming for .Paak’s requirements, one thing our assessment factors out. Still, the venture is dope, and “Anywhere” is one the perfect songs on the album. .Paak carried out the banger, sans Snoop Dogg, throughout his Daily Show cease. 

Anderson .Paak Performs "Anywhere" On "The Daily Show With Trevor Noah"
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.Paak performs whereas taking part in the drums, displaying f his expertise on the instrument whereas his raspy vocals dance throughout the beat. The stripped down efficiency offers the track an intimate really feel that must be packaged in CDQ and offered. Assisted by a small band and a pianist who drops f melodious modulated vocals, .Paak impresses the viewers over in New York. 

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The Weeknd Shares Photo With His "Real Life Twin" Trevor Noah

There are usually not many individuals that seem like The Weeknd. The artist has a particularly recognizable look and he has for years. During a time the place you need to have a sure “look” to be thought of marketable, Abel has carried out a masterful job at it. He began out his profession along with his trademark hair, one thing that solely he has been in a position to pull f. Despite 50 Centtrying it out just lately, Weeknd’s look has been an unique half his model. However, now that is he stating the similarities between himself and a specific late-night tv host, we will not assist however agree that they do look alike.

Last night time’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show was a giant occasion for fashions Kendall Jenner, Winnie Harlow, Bella Hadid and others with performances from Halsey, Rita Ora, and extra. The Weeknd was in attendance to assist his girlfriend however he additionally caught as much as Trevor Noah, who was additionally taking within the present. They took a photograph and Abel determined to level out how related the 2 look. “Real life twin,” wrote the singer, tagging Noah and together with separate pictures themselves at a youthful age. A smaller Weeknd with much less hair appears nearly precisely like Trevor Noah and it is fairly wild.

We in all probability will not have the ability to get this comparability out our heads for some time. See for your self beneath.

Netflix Adds "Doctor Strange," "Good Will Hunting," & More To November Catalog

November is correct across the nook, which implies Thanksgiving is simply weeks away. Before you stuff your face full turkey, mash potatoes, yams, and different homecooked goodies although, Netlifx is delivering a protracted record new exhibits, specials, and films. As typical, Netflix will probably be eradicating sure applications for others, and the vacation season is bound to affect the choice. 

Among the lengthy record motion pictures being added are gems just like the MCU’s Doctor Strange and the traditional Robin Williams movie Good Will Hunting. The former launched the Time Stone into the MCU, which most certainly will probably be an important gem within the upcoming Avengers four movie. Good Will Hunting united buddies Matt Damon and Ben Affleck with the late Robin Williams for an emotional drama that received the Oscars for Best Supporting Actor for Williams and Best Screenplay. Netflix may also be dropping a brand new Trevor Noah stand-up particular known as Son Patricia, which he additionally introduced with a comedic brief clip on Twitter. 

Comedic indulgences like Scary Movie 2 three, the ultimate season  House Cards, and the HBO’s Sex and the City: The Movie may also be added in November. Check out the total record new motion pictures and exhibits for the upcoming month under. 

Available 11/1/18

Angela’s Christmas

Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Bring It On: In It to Win It

Cape Fear

Children Men

Close Encounters the Third Kind


Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo

Doctor Strange

The English Patient

Fair Game (Director’s Cut)

Follow This: Part three

From Dusk Till Dawn

Good Will Hunting

Jet Li’s Fearless

The Judgement

Julie & Julia

Katt Williams: The Pimp Chronicles: Pt. 1

National Lampoon’s Animal House

Next Avengers: Heroes Tomorrow

Planet Hulk

Scary Movie 2

Scary Movie three

Sex and the City: The Movie

Sixteen Candles



The Untold Tales Armistead Maupin

The Water Horse: Legend the Deep


Available 11/2/18


House Cards: Season 6

ReMastered: Tricky Dick & The Man in Black

The Holiday Calendar

The Other Side the Wind

They’ll Love Me When I am Dead

Trolls: The Beat Goes On!: Season four

Available 11/three/18

Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil

Available 11/four/18

Disney’s Pirates the Caribbean: At World’s End

Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

Available 11/5/18

Homecoming: Season 1

John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons

Available 11/7/18

Into the Forest

Available 11/eight/18

The Sea Trees

Available 11/9/18

Beat Bugs: Season three   

La Reina del Flow

Medal Honor

Outlaw King

Spirit Riding Free: Season 7

Super Drags

The Great British Baking Show: Collection 6

Treehouse Detectives: Season 2


Available 11/12/18

Green Room

Available 11/13/18

Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin

Oh My Ghost


Available 11/15/18

The Crew

May the Devil Take You

Available 11/16/18

The Ballad Buster Scruggs

The Break-Up


The Kominsky Method

Narcos: Mexico

Ponysitters Club: Season 2

Prince Peoria

The Princess Switch

She-Ra and the Princesses Power

Available 11/18/18

The Pixar Story

Available 11/19/18

The Last Kingdom: Season three

Available 11/20/18

Kulipari: Dream Walker

Motown Magic


The Final Table

Trevor Noah: Son Patricia

Available 11/21/18

The Tribe

Available 11/22/18

Jiro Dreams Sushi

Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet

The Christmas Chronicles

Available 11/23/18

Frontier: Season three


Sick Note

Sick Note: Season 2

To Build or Not to Build: Season 2

Available 11/25/18

My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic: Best Gift Ever

Available 11/27/18

Bumping Mics With Jeff Ross and Dave Attel

Available 11/29/18

Pocoyo: Season four

Available 11/30/18



A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding

Death by Magic

F is for Family: Season three

Happy as Lazzaro

Rajma Chawal

Spy Kids: Mission Critical: Season 2

Tiempo Compartido

The World Is Yours



Trevor Noah Announces Second Netflix Special, "Son Of Patricia"

Trevor Noah and Netflix will need to have a fairly good relationship contemplating the comic has introduced one other stand-up comedy particular following up on final 12 months’s Afraid Of The Dark. The information comes from Trevor’s Twitter the place he calls on a child in a hen costume to assist share the announcement to his 9.35 million followers. 

As the tiled suspects, Patricia is the identify Trevor’s mom and his previous memoirs have detailed a lot his rising up as he was raised by his mom and grandmother. 

“She taught me by instance how one can navigate the violent racial panorama South Africa,” Trevor beforehand said his mother. “She taught me accountability, how one can be a person. I get my sense humor from her, too. My mother was the primary true comic I ever noticed. She’s like a clown whenever you discuss to her. She’s very animated. She pulls faces. She adjustments her voice. . . . She thinks like a standup with out realizing it.”

The present hits Netflix November 20th. 

Best Netflix Comedy Specials By Black Comedians

Stand-up comedy is one the toughest issues to tug f: you need to enchantment to a various viewers with various tastes over what makes one thing “humorous.”  While the demographics late-night hosts and TV sitcoms ten promote white comedians, it’s necessary to hunt out content material with a extra various roster. Steaming big Netflix has amassed a big assortment specials that showcase black excellence in comedy. The nice icons are right here (Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock) in addition to prolific tv personalities (Michael Che, Trevor Noah). Each particular is laced with sizzling takes on politics, race relations, and what it is like being black in America. Here are fourteen specials able to stream now on Netflix.   

Amandla Stenberg Says White People Crying From "The Hate You Give" Was A Goal

Amandla Stenberg is now not a ‘breakout star’ since she’s already starred in just a few blockbuster hits, however she’s no doubt made her identify recognized since her position in The Hate You Give. The movie is predicated on Angie Thomas’s novel the identical identify a few teen who witnesses her good friend get shot and killed by the hands a white police ficer. 

The 19-year-old actress paid a go to to The Daily Show With Trevor Noah final evening to speak in regards to the film and she or he defined how “it’s meant to be a device empathy.”

“So far it’s been actually profitable,” she added. “We’ve had lots white individuals crying after, which is nice. I’ve by no means seen so many white individuals crying earlier than. It’s wonderful.”

And apparently, that was a minor purpose within the making the film. “We needed to be sure that those that have been affected by the methods the media misconstrues these occasions even have an actual sense empathy and are capable of place themselves into the sneakers our communities,” she defined. “These will not be simply information occasions. These are taking place to actual individuals. They have an effect on us in actually deep and pervasive methods.”

Peep the trailer beneath.

Ariana Grande Groping Incident: "Luke Cage" Star Apologizes For Crass Joke

Mike Colter, the lead actor on the Netflix series Luke Cage, upset many his fans over the weekend. He has since apologized for the comment that prompted the backlash. 

Trevor Noah had posted a clip Ariana Grande at Aretha Franklin’s Funeral. The video shows the event’s pastor feeling up the young singer. Noah’s caption brought attention to the man’s questionable actions:”What was up with that pastors hand?”

Colter retweeted the content with his own distasteful spin. He meant to be funny when he wrote, “Now THIS is how you shoot your shot! Zero FCKS!”

Colter’s tweet has since been deleted. He came back to Twitter on Sunday with an apology, saying that the comment wasn’t meant to be taken seriously at all.

He also apologized for his being late to the party: “I was at an event all day. Sorry for the delay.” It took him a day to respond to the criticism against him. This tweet has disappeared from his page as well.

Grande has yet to make a statement about the incident. 

Big Boi's Latest Obsession Is Owls

Big Boi stopped by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Wednesday (August 8) and talked about his Boomiverse album, his hometown of Atlanta and his recent interest in owls.

“My new fetish now is owls,” he explained. “So my assistant, Shay, she’s into birds and the guy who trains her birds brought this owl to the studio one time and I fell in love with him. I bought two owls, Hooti and Houdini … Mike Tyson had tigers. I got birds.”

The legendary rapper also talked about his 2017 album Boomiverse, as well as his accomplishments outside of OutKast.

“Two of my greatest accomplishments outside of being in OutKast is signing Janelle Monae and Killer Mike,” he said. “Finding those artists and seeing that there are artists that can take the baton and run with it. They both kind of knew what they wanted and I didn’t have to really babysit while they were doing it. To see where they are right now, I’m like a proud big brother.”

Big Boi also discussed Atlanta’s recent growth since the movie industry has moved in and how he discovered Atlanta had made it. 

“The movie industry came in, so along with that came the traffic,” he noted. “I guess in the past five or six years, Atlanta traffic has become like New York or L.A. traffic. That’s how I discovered [that Atlanta made it].”

Watch the entire interview above.