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Words like “complicity” and “enabling” are constantly being thrown around in the face of the undeniably heinous allegations against R. Kelly. If you listened to his music after his proclivities became public knowledge, you’re complicit in his behavior. If you ever made a song with him, toured with him, stood in public with him or […]

During the unforgettable, free-wheeling, rambling tirade in the White House a few months ago, a frenetic Kanye West all but said that a reported diagnosis of his mental illness was erroneous and, he didn’t suffer from any mental disorders except for his self-purported genius. “Mental illness” almost seemed beyond him and, he couldn’t dare be […]

In honor of Giving Tuesday, Tha Afterparty Radio is pleased to announce that discounted Party Awards tickets will be extended through the end of the month! Not only can you receive great savings of up to 40%, but you’ll be doing good and supporting the community since a portion of ticket sales will benefit the […]

Somehow in the years that Kanye West boldly and provocatively called out George W. Bush for not doing enough for black people during Katrina to the present where he is essentially the black Muppet/token Negro/house nigga (insert your own description) for Donald Trump, Kanye has had a radical transformation. He keeps telling us he loves […]

From “America’s dad” to the monumentally less flattering label of “sexual predator,” Bill Cosby’s fall from grace almost seems like a TV movie that the once beloved star could’ve starred in, except this time it’s not TV land, but reality and Mr. Cosby has a slew of real-world issues to answer for. With decades of […]

Many times, a person dealing with mental health issues can feel isolated and as if they are the only person experiencing what they are going through since the topic is so hush-hush and ignored. Though we continually see the updated research and latest breakthroughs, hear the stories and may have even experienced it ourselves or […]

It was 17 years ago today that the 9/11 terror attacks shook America and the world to its core. That day took the lives of 2,996 Americans who were simply living their lives, never realizing they were in danger. The four attacks forever changed the course of safety, preparedness, vigilance, personal rights and privacy more […]

With a soul swelling from the depths of her very being, with a voice that was unparalleled and unforgettable and with a stage presence that brought countless audiences to their knees, Ms. Aretha Franklin was more than a singer, a performer, a legend and a diva, she was a true Queen who blessed the masses […]

R. Kelly sings about his troubles and battles in a new 19-minute song, addressing sexual abuse claims against him that have put a screeching halt on his career. The song, “I Admit,” was posted to Soundcloud on Monday. The track begins with the lyrics, “I admit I have made some mistakes/And I have some imperfect […]

Oh, Papa John, you’re out as chairman of the board of your own pizza company because you wanted to hearken back to a gentler time, a more simple time, a more racist time. But, fortunately for the rest of us, Papa John learned like many others in his position — you can and will get […]


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