Weekend Round-Up


Been to busy too keep up with the good news of the week? Look no further: I'll attempt to give you some stories from the week that were either inspiring or good topics of conversation for your date Saturday night or brunch with the crew on Sunday. Let me know if you like the idea, and I'll do my best to make it a weekly thing.

Weekly Run-Down

Bronze statue of young girl staring down the bull statue appears on Wall Street in celebration of International Women's Day and more NY Times

Chance the Rapper donates $1 million dollars to the Chicago Public School System Forbes.com

Derrick Rose follows suit and donates $1 million dollars to Chicago after-school programs NBC Sports

NFL star Michael Bennett also pledges to donate endorsement money to help minority's communities and women of color Mashable

USA Network to Announces 2Pac and Biggie Scripted tV Drama Series Blavity

Congressman raps lyrics to "Juicy" 20 years after Notorious B.I.G.'s death The Guardian

Flying Lotus Interviews Anderson .Paak for Interview Magazine 

Jay Z announces new Venture Capital firm for start-ups

Too Old to Die Young: Russell Simmons 

Frank Ocean drops a new track