About Bilal G. Morris

Bilal Morris is the senior editor at NewsOne. He is based in Atlanta and covers Black folklore, politics, and race. He also specializes in SEO and evergreen content. Bilal was hired by Interactive One in 2021, but has worked for the company for over 10 years. He started at Radio One in 2010 as an Online Editor in Richmond, VA. Before his time at NewsOne, Bilal was the Regional Online Editor In Atlanta, GA. He has also worked at iHeartRadio in New York City. He is a professional photographer, dog lover, gamer, and has quite the green thumb. You can find him on Instagram and Twitter.

Inside the Houston BMW Center Studios, 97.9’s own GT Mayne sat down with the Madd Hatta Mornings Show to talk about Houston Jerk Fest at Mid Town Park, which is Houston’s premier Caribbean festival. The festival is centered around a jerk seasoning cook-off competition and contestants will be competing for a $1,000 cash prize. Winners […]

Due to the birth of his daughter and recent marriage, Chance the Rapper has postponed his October 23rd Houston show to January 26, 2020. All tickets from the original date will be honored. Special guests for the new date will be announced soon. Chance posted the following message out to his fans on Instagram this […]

Kati Morton wants us to have a serious conversation about Suicide. For National Suicide Prevention Week, she will be teaming up with YouTube to release videos that focus on suicide prevention, conversations about suicide, as well as creating a safety plan for those who feel that they may be experiencing suicidal thoughts. In her first video […]

According to ESPN, Astroworld’s own Travis Scott will be joining Maroon 5 on the lineup for the Super Bowl LIII halftime show. Some of his counterparts aren’t too happy with his decision, but he will certainly help bring an edge to an otherwise bland performance lineup. Rappers like Meek Mill have expressed on twitter that […]

In September the senior students of Eisenhower High School reached out to Travis Scott to ask permission to use his album art for their senior shirts. Travis responded by promising the students instead that he would design the shirts himself. Well, Travis kept his promise and delivered on a super dope product inspired by his […]

Texans QB Deshaun Watson tore his ACL in practice Thursday evening leaving a serious void at Quarterback position for Houston. But the injury opens the door for others to step up in Watson’s place. Colin Kaepernick could be the most talented and popular free agent on the market, but does he fit the Texans? We […]