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“Surviving R. Kelly” director Dream Hampton has called out Dave Chappelle over a joke he made in his latest Netflix special “Sticks & Stones,” in which he accused her of misquoting him while promoting her documentary about the embattled singer. In the special, Chappelle said Hampton asked him to appear in Lifetime’s R. Kelly documentary. The comedian joked that he responded, […]

Dream Hampton‘s new BET docu-series Finding Justice focuses on “Finding Justice in a corrupt system.” Hampton says one of the focuses is the cash bail system. She says most people don’t have the ability to post bail and because of that innocent men and women end up spending months in jail. Atlanta actually ended the cash […]

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“Surviving R. Kelly” executive producer Dream Hampton previously revealed that she reached out to Erykah Badu to appear in the series, which aired earlier this month on Lifetime. Badu is now shading her claims and is demanding dream provide receipts proving she had invited the singer to add her voice to the controversy. Badu and hampton engaged in […]

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“Surviving R. Kelly” executive producer Dream Hampton has announced her next project will be a collaboration with HBO and filmed by inmates at a maximum security prison. As reported by shadowandact.com, the documentary, “It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It,” features 13 males imprisoned at Indiana Pendleton Correction Center who took part in a documentary workshop within the prison […]

Jay Z is no stranger to the politics game. In fact, he’s quite skilled in blurring the lines and using hip-hop as a vehicle to…

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Huff Post is reporting that the lawyer for a man implicated in the shooting of 19-year-old Renisha McBride believes evidence will show her client’s actions were “justified.” McBride…