Raised on the Block and 92.7’s host, Star Connor was in attendance for Monday’s MLK Breakfast. Sunday Star spoke with organizers for the 22nd Annual MLK Holiday Breakfast that was held in uptown Charlotte at the Crown Ballroom at the Nascar Hall of Fame. Each year, Charlotte commemorates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin […]

All week long we are honoring and celebrating the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We want you to “Celebrate MLK by Tagging Your Dream” and upload a photo to social media with the hashtag #IHAVEADREAMQC so we can include you on our social media wall. Tag yourself and tell us about your dreams […]

What is it that drives everyone crazy about Fetty Wap? In a recent study of questions here are somethings that have made this New Jersey Native an International Sensation: Here are 5 reasons we feel people love Fetty: Source: Suzi Pratt/LP5 / Getty 1. His sound Fetty Wap portrays a very distinctive sound. In which […]

  via: Youtube, StreetMoneyMagazine   In his recent stop to Charlotte, rap legend “Donk” stops the #ChewyTakeOver with local sensation Jayway Sosa to raise awareness about community enrichment. Recently, in Charlotte there was a tragic accident which has lead to a casualty of a young man due to gun violence. In the interview the artists […]

Photo: Star Connor/ Harvey B. Gantt Center   With the new year starting off a lot of people are probably wanting to get a fresh start with serving the community of Charlotte. The are tons of community service events happening in the Queen City this month. ‘Raised on The Block’s’ host, Star Connor provides helpful […]

This week, rumors were surfacing that Cam Newton had a baby recently, and he certainly gave us some hints that made fans increase their speculation. It turns out that the rumors are true, as the NFL superstar has just confirmed that him and his longtime girlfriend, Kia Proctor, welcomed the birth of their son last […]

Hornets owner, Michael Jordan took the time to record a video for Kobe Bryant that aired before Monday night’s match-up between the Los Angeles Lakers and Charlotte Hornets. Kobe Gives End Date To His Basketball Career As you may recall, the Charlotte Hornets selected 17-year-old Kobe Bryant with the 13th overall pick in the 1996 NBA Draft. […]

Tonight’s Jazzy Holiday Gala is sold out, and for good reason. The event honors Lonnie Bunch III, director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. The museum is slated to open next year. In a telephone interview, Bunch shared his thoughts on the importance of preserving African-American history. Answers have been edited […]

The Universoul Circus would like to thank the city of Charlotte, NC for an amazing turnout this week. “Thanks to everyone who attended the shows and we hope to be back soon” – Universoul Circus.

By Oretha Winston, Lead Editor We have all seen and heard the powerful images. A ballet-graceful player at full extension grabs a tightly thrown pass…