Shawn Grant

Shawn Grant is a Chicago native and the Senior Editor of The Source Magazine. He can only be found on Instagram and Twitter at @shawnxgrant.

The Weeknd Teases New Project ‘THE IDOL VOL. 1’

The Weeknd Becomes First Artist in Spotify History to Reach 100 Million Monthly Listeners

The Weeknd is teasing a new project. Hitting Twitter, he uploaded a video of himself in the studio and announced “THE IDOL VOL. 1.” “THE IDOL VOL. 1 coming soon (double fantasy & jealous guy just a taste)” Visit for more information With new music on the way, The Weeknd continues to run up […]

Timbaland Says Albums From Justin Timberlake and Missy Elliott Are on the Way

Timbaland Reportedly Files to Trademark 'Verzuz TV'

Timbaland has been hard at work recently. Ahead of being honored with the Pioneer Award at Variety’s second annual Miami Entertainment Town event, Timbo spoke with the publication and revealed that he has worked on new albums with Missy Elliott and Justin Timberlake. Visit for more information Timberlake hasn’t released an album since 2018’s […]

Sixth Man Charged in the Death of Chicago Rapper FBG Duck

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Another man has been arrested for the murder of Chicago rapper FBG Duck. 33-year-old Ralph Turpin, known as “Tall” or “Teezy,” was charged with committing a murder in aid of racketeering and conspiracy to commit murder in aid of racketeering. Visit for more information According to WLS-TV Chicago, Turpin is the sixth man charged. […]

Photos: NAV Sells Out Scotiabank Arena for Hometown Show

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In his native Toronto, Canada, NAV concludes his 22-date Never Sleep Tour with a sold-out performance at Scotiabank Arena. NAV is the first Canadian rapper to headline the venue since Drake, thanks to his performance on Tuesday. During his performance, Nav brought out some unexpected surprise guests last night, including Travis Scott, Meek Mill, and […]

Rick Ross Buys Meek Mill’s Atlanta Mansion for $4.2M in Cash

MMG Forever: Meek Mill and Rick Ross Unite in Studio Session

Meek Mill’s Atlanta home is officially sold, but it’s staying in the Maybach Music family as Rick Ross has copped the crib for a cool $4.2 million. Visit for more information According to WSB-TV, luxury realtor Alisha Gillooly revealed the sale of the Buckhead mansion. All $4.2 million was paid in cash. The crib […]

Jamie Foxx’s Family Reveals Actor Hospitalized After ‘Medical Complication’

Jamie Foxx Inks Feature Film Producing Deal With Sony

Jamie Foxx was hospitalized on Tuesday with a medical complication, his daughter Corinne Foxx revealed in a statement. Visit for more information “We wanted to share that, my father, Jamie Foxx, experienced a medical complication yesterday,” the statement read. “Luckily, due to quick action and great care, he is already on his way to […]

Travis Scott, A$AP Rocky and Playboi Carti Headline for Rolling Loud Miami 2023

Travis Scott, A$AP Rocky and Playboi Carti Headline for Rolling Loud Miami 2023

Rolling Loud is set for the return to Miami. Rolling Loud Miami 2023 will be headlined by Travis Scott, A$AP Rocky and Playboi Carti. Visit for more information Rolling Loud Miami 2023, scheduled for July 21–23 at Hard Rock Stadium, will feature musicians from a variety of genres, including those who don’t produce rap […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Shaq Names Angel Reese the Greatest LSU Athlete Ever

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When it comes to LSU sports, Shaq would know a thing or two. The Big Fella donned the purple and gold for the Tigers during his collegiate career. Visit for more information Speaking on his The Big Podcast with Shaq, the legend stated Angel Reese is the greatest athlete to come out of the […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Zion Williamson Being ‘In My Own Head’ Has Him Still Out

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If you are looking for Zion Williamson to play during the NBA Playoffs, get ready to be disappointed. The Superstar forward for the New Orleans Pelicans will be on the sideline for the team’s Play-In Game on Wednesday night and seemingly for the playoffs as well. Visit for more information Williamson revealed he could […]

Rihanna and A$AP Rocky Share Images of Their Son’s First Easter

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Rihanna’s and A$AP Rocky’s baby boy has won the Easter Internet. While celebrities roll out their celebration photos, Rihanna’s son quite literally cleaned up Instagram. Visit for more information The images show the baby boy frolicking with real-life bunnies with jewels on his neck and holding a “How to Catch the Easter Bunny” book. […]

Brittney Griner to Release Memoir on Her Experience in Russian Prison

Brittney Griner Hits Mercury Practice Court After Signing New Deal for Upcoming Season

Brittany Griner will let us in on what her “unfathomable” experience in a Russian prison was like. The AP notes Griner plans to release a memoir in the spring of 2024. Visit for more information Griner was detained for 10 months in a Moscow prison after being arrested at an airport on drug-related charges. […]