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Jay Pharoah Spoofs Russell Simmons In Unseen SNL Def Comedy Jam Skit

Nov 26, 2014No Comments233 Views

As of lately Saturday Night Live has been releasing a few of their unaired skits exclusively online. For one sketch in particular they take comedy

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Brandon T. Jackson Coming To TV Alongside Craig Robinson

Nov 26, 2014No Comments124 Views

Brandon T. Jackson looks to make his official network TV debut in a upcoming NBC comedy alongside fellow comedian Craig Robinson. In the new series

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First Listen: Nore Davis Explains That He Is ‘Born In The Hood’ (Home Game Comedy Album)

Nov 26, 2014No Comments260 Views

As Nore Davis gets ready to release his debut comedy album Home Game, he recruits MTV2 and New York based comedian Damien Lemon and a

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Luenell, Red Grant, And Alex Thomas Enjoy Thanksgiving With Snoop

Nov 25, 2014No Comments223 Views

Just around the corner for Thanksgiving, Snoop Dogg invites a few of his comedian friends for a meal on his GGN series. Luenell, Red Grant,

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Michael Blackson Details His Move To America, Compares It To Comedy Coming To America

Nov 25, 2014No Comments153 Views

For the Ghana born comedian, Michael Blackson’s early journey to the states before entertaining crowds wasn’t the best of times. In a recent interview with

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Chris Rock Wants Jamie Foxx To Play DC Mayor, Marion Barry

Nov 25, 2014No Comments216 Views

In the light of the recent death of Marion Barry, Chris Rock recently shared that he felt Jamie Foxx would be great actor to play

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Aries Spears And Corey Holcomb Stand Out Amongst Voices Against Darren Wilson Not Being Indicted

Nov 25, 2014No Comments376 Views

This evening communities across the country awaited to hear if officer Darren Wilson would be taking to court for the killing of unarmed black teen,

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Kill Bill Cosby?: The Assassination Of America’s Dad

Nov 25, 20141 Comment625 Views

As we all are aware of the recent rape allegations surrounding TV icon Bill Cosby, it has been clearly pointed out that many have decided

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Dick Gregory Issues A Statement On Cosby’s Sexual Assault Allegations: “I Pray For The Truth To Come Out”

Nov 25, 2014No Comments376 Views

Following the continued sexual assault allegations on Bill Cosby, friend and fellow comedian Dick Gregory shared his words on the matter. To his fans on

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Kill Bill Cosby?: The Assassin...

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Comedy News

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Eddie Murphy To Get Serious In Upcoming Dramatic Film ‘Cook’

Nov 18, 2014No Comments354 Views

Like his past role in 2006′s Dreamgirls, Eddie Murphy will put the jokes on hold and take a more serious approach to things. In the

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Nick Cannon Says He’...

Guess Nick Cannon is determined to play stand-up comedy legend Richard Pryor one way or

Nov 07, 2014
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DL Hughley Speaks On The ...

After sharing our story on white comedians being allowed to freely use the ‘N-Word’ at

Oct 29, 2014
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Woah: Hannibal Buress Wan...

Interesting news coming out of Philadelphia. As Hannibal Buress makes some stops for his newly

Oct 20, 2014
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Michael Blackson, And Mik...

Guess we can be getting ready for the return of another classic scene featuring Michael

Oct 15, 2014

Comedians Under The Radar

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Deric ‘Sleezy’ Evans Tells Comedy Hype What It Means To ‘Stay Local H*e’

Nov 23, 20141 Comment1200 Views

We catch up with  Nashville, TN native comedian Deric ‘Sleezy’ Evans as he discuss his current hustle in comedy and how his growing clothing line

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Nore Davis Announces Debu...

Rising comedian Nore Davis, has finally got a chance to offer his fans a comedy

Nov 18, 2014
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On an episode of talk series “Kickin The Blah Blah Blah” with Brooklyn MC Blahz

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First Listen: Friday The ...

In 1995′s Friday, there is an infamous scene when Smokey finally meets his blind date.

Nov 18, 2014
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Shawty Shawty Talks With ...

While in Chicago, Atlanta grown comedian Shawty Shawty caught up with fellow comedian Hot Sauce

Nov 14, 2014

Social Comedy

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Lol: Comedian D’Lai Says Everything You Were Thinking About The “Im Not Gay No More” Viral

Nov 14, 2014
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Earlier this week, a clip of a church member went viral after he claimed that through prayer he was delivered from no longer being gay. The clip which was spread through social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter caught many people off guard. D’Lai who is best known for touring on Bill Bellamy’s Ladies Night Out Tour decided share just about everything you were thinking for those who watched.

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When “Flexing On Instagram” Goes Wrong Featuring Hannibal Buress

Nov 13, 2014
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Sometimes on social media site Instagram, people take advantage of other people’s perception. Even the phrase ‘Flexing on Instagram’ has become a popular saying to describe when a user over exaggerates a favorable moment with a picture. Well Hannibal Buress doesn’t seem to be a fan of flexing or just straight out lying. When it came to one post in particular Buress quickly called out a would be ‘Flexer.’ Earlier today a user

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Look Out Silicon Valley, Damon Wayans May Have Some Apps For You

Oct 02, 2014No Comments670 Views

Your browser does not support iframes. Taking on a different role than most of us know him for in the comedy world, Damon Wayans is looking at building

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Tony Baker Preps For Debu...

On August 12th, Chicago raised comedian Tony Baker will

Jul 21, 2014
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Red Grant Launches Eyewea...

If you have been paying attention to Red Grant

Jul 21, 2014