On Wednesday (Sept 27), comedian, actor and author Cedric The Entertainer, visited H-Town to hang with fans and detail the inspiration behind his debut novel, the crime-caper, Flipping Boxcars.

The eleventh annual show promises an unforgettable evening filled with love and laughter, set to take place at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman in The Woodlands, TX on Saturday, October 21, 2023. Tickets on sale now.

Honeyland Festival is committed to funding Black owned businesses in the Greater Houston area and nationally. Deadline to apply is October 9th.

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_0yijieMtk Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Leave it up to Ashanti’s outfit during the 2023 VMA’s to deliver all the tea. New Jersey was on fire last night via the entertainment industry from Diddy being honored to, Nicki Minaj hosting & performing , even Lil Wayne made a featured performance […] The post Ashanti Breaks The News About Nelly One Last Time appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

To celebrate 50 Year of Hip Hop the First Black Vice President Kamala Harris invited some of the biggest names in the game to her house! From rappers, to journalists, to producers and writers, 400 guests were invited to her home in Washington D.C. to honor Hip-Hop and it’s impact on the world. Harris’s home, […] The post Kamala Harris Had a House Party With Lil Wayne, Jeezy, & More! appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Emmy Award-winning Tamron Hall returns for a brand-new season of engaging interviews, standout moments and a whole lot of fun. Tamron Hall airs weekdays at 1pm on ABC 13.

Presented by Caruthers Law Firm, Majic Open Mic Night is Houston's PREMIER R&B Experience for the grown and sexy. Thursday nights at Rockhouse Southern Kitchen (6025 Richmond Ave).

Join us Sept 9 for the South Texas Walk for Education and help UNCF raise funds to support our students. Come celebrate with your family, friends and coworkers. Let’s build better futures one step at a time.

Don't miss the football action, fun and thrills! Saturday, September 30th The State Fair Classic Returns. Presented by Chevrolet, one ticket gets you into SEVEN events. Click here for tickets.

As Beyonce's Renaissance World Tour continues to take fans on a whirlwind affair of glitz, glamour and black girl magic, fans were recently treated to a very special moment during a recent performance.

22-year-old Promise McCree stepped out of her vehicle after a car crash when she was struck by another vehicle and severely injured. https://www.instagram.com/p/Cw3LnV0u2BN/?img_index=1 The hit-and-run accident occurred Monday morning off of I-30 near Akard Street in downtown Dallas. McCree was subsequently transported to a nearby hospital after the driver failed to stop and aid her. […] The post A Dallas Hit-and-Run Accident Critically Injures a 22-year-Old Woman; Family and Friends Seek Justice appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Birdman and friends welcomed B.G. aka Christopher Noel Dorsey with open arms.