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.

DJ Akademiks Battles Backlash After Agreeing to Exclusive Streaming Deal with Right-Wing Platform

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Days after he shared a photo next to Donald Trump, DJ Akademiks signed an exclusive streaming deal with a right-winged streaming company named Rumble. Visit for more information The streaming factory hosts controversial and right winged companies like Sean Hannity and Donald Trump’s Truth Social. The company that bills itself as “immune to cancel […]

Metro Boomin Delivers “Too Many Nights” Video Feat. Don Toliver and Future

Metro Boomin Delivers "Too Many Nights" Video Feat. Don Toliver and Future

Metro Boomin has delivered a new music video for “Too Many Nights” featuring Don Toliver and Future. The new video comes from Boomin’s HEROES & VILLAINS album. Visit for more information In the video, Don Toliver and Future rule a neon dancefloor and dimly lit backrooms. To close the video, a t-shirt with Young […]

SOURCE SPORTS: NBA Releases New Postseason Spot ‘Playoff Mode’

SOURCE SPORTS: NBA Releases New Postseason Spot 'Playoff Mode'

The NBA today launched a new brand spot named “Playoff Mode” as it prepares for the 2023 NBA Playoffs presented by Google Pixel. The advertisement commemorates the start of the most thrilling part of the season when fans yell even louder, and players step up their game to win the NBA’s top reward, the Larry […]

SOURCE SPORTS: DeMarcus Cousins Headed to Puerto Rico to Continue His Career

DeMarcus Cousins Set to Sign with Milwaukee Bucks

With the NBA Playoffs underway and his name not on a roster, DeMarcus Cousins is headed to Puerto Rico to play basketball. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Cousins will sign with the Guaynabo Mets for the Puerto Rican professional basketball league. Visit for more information Cousins’ ambition is to create a path for himself […]

Rihanna Cops New $21 Million Penthouse in Century City

Rihanna Celebrates Her 35th Birthday at Dinner with A$AP Rocky and Close Friends

$21 million is light for Rihanna. The head of the Fenty empire reportedly just dropped that amount of money on a penthouse in Century City, CA. Visit for more information According to, Rih’s new digs is four bedrooms and six and a half baths across 9,290 square feet. The penthouse crib takes up […]

Doja Cat Loses Twitter Verification, Blasts Users Who Purchase the Blue Check

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Doja Cat is among the first celebrities to lose her verified check on Twitter. It’s not sure if she lost the check due to the Twitter Blue subscription service or some other Twitter-related issue, but she spoke out about it. Visit for more information Replying to a fan who questioned her verified status, she […]

SZA Extends ‘The S.O.S. Tour’ With New Dates for Europe and North America

SZA Extends 'The S.O.S. Tour' With New Dates for Europe and North America

SZA has announced a new set of tour dates, returning to North American markets and also adding ten new European dates. Visit for more information The Live Nation-produced tour’s European leg begins on June 1 at Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam and travels to Paris, Berlin, London, and other cities before coming to an end […]

Joyner Lucas Delivers New Single “Blackout” Featuring Future

Joyner Lucas Delivers New Single "Blackout" Featuring Future

Joyner Lucas has returned with his new single, “Blackout,” featuring Future. The single is the introduction to his forthcoming new album, Not Now, I’m Busy. Visit for more information In “Blackout,” Joyner delivers ferocious words and displays his quick flow. In the song, he raps about his desire to become a billionaire and level […]

Trump Begs for His Wife to Rejoin Campaign Trail Following NY Indictment

Video Footage Shows Melania Trump Avoiding Donald Trump's Hand

Melania Trump is expected to rejoin Donald Trump’s 2024 campaign in the forthcoming weeks. A source close to Page Six states Trump begged for his wife to be by his side throughout the run. Visit for more information “He told her, ‘I really need you for this because we are going to be campaigning,’” […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Aliyah Boston Drafted No. 1 Overall by Indiana Fever


After a stellar run at the University of South Carolina, Aliyah Boston is joining the Indiana Fever. On Monday night (Apr. 10), Boston was drafted first overall by the Fever in the WNBA Draft. Visit for more information “It’s just really special,” said Boston. “I’m thankful, first, to God just for putting me in […]

Tory Lanez Sentencing for Megan Thee Stallion Shooting Receives Another Delay

[WATCH] Tory Lanez Drops New Video For "Florida Sh*t"

Tory Lanez will have to wait a bit longer for his sentencing in the shooting of Megan Thee Stallion. Visit for more information According to NBC News, Lanez, born Daystar Peterson, has another delay in his sentencing, while his legal team attempts to secure him a new trial. This is one of the multiple […]

Nick Cannon Set to Host New Radio Show ‘The Daily Cannon’ on Amp

Nick Cannon Set to Host New Radio Show 'The Daily Cannon' on Amp

Nick Cannon is turning his talents to radio, specifically Amazon’s live radio app Amp. Visit for more information The Daily Cannon, a new morning program presented by Nick Cannon, will debut on Amp on Monday, April 24, at 9 a.m. EDT, according to an announcement made by the live radio app from Amazon. The […]