Find them onWilliam E. Ketchum IIIEdit ProfileFind them onWilliam E. Ketchum III is a journalist who covers music, pop culture, race, culture and social justice. He is currently Senior Editor at REVOLT TV. His work has also appeared in Complex, NPR, Billboard, Bandcamp, The Guardian, Okayplayer, and more.
Contributions by William E. Ketchum IIIErica Garner in critical condition after major brain damage from cardiac arrestWhile family continues to keep fighting, the daughter of Eric Garner has reportedly been declared brain dead.William E. Ketchum IIIHip-hop attorney, podcaster Reggie 'Combat Jack' Osse dies after fight with cancerHip-hop has lost one of its most respected voices.William E. Ketchum IIIWatch Black Thought dumb out in an insane, 10-minute Funk Flex FreestyleThe Roots rhymer drops one of the year's best displays of lyricism.William E. Ketchum IIINew Music: Eminem aims at racial profiling, police brutality on 'Revival' single 'Untouchable'Eminem references the killings of Walter Scott and Freddie Gray in the six-minute track.William E. Ketchum IIIEminem 'Revival' tracklist reveals Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, Ed Sheeran featuresEminem is bringing out the star power for his eighth studio album.William E. Ketchum III‘The Breakfast Club’: Fabolous and Jadakiss talk ‘Friday On Elm Street’"We didn't go for whatever the sound is 'now' or [an] age demographic. We just made magic."William E. Ketchum IIIMeek Mill's judge denies bail requestJudge Genece Brinkley deemed Meek Mill a "flight risk" and "a danger to the community."William E. Ketchum IIIRussell Simmons steps away from businesses after second sexual assault allegationRussell Simmons has now been accused of two instances of sexual assault.William E. Ketchum IIIMeek Mill's lawyer talks judge's connection with Charlie Mack, Al Sharpton visit"The judge continuously...repeated the request that Meek go back to Charlie Mack as a manager. That is not within the boundaries of a judge."William E. Ketchum IIIAl Sharpton delivers a message from Meek Mill from prison: 'it's not just about me'Civil rights activist Al Sharpton went to Pennsylvania to meet with Meek Mill in prison.William E. Ketchum IIIREVOLT TV to report Al Sharpton's prison visit to Meek MillThe civil rights leader is meeting with Meek Mill to help him get a new hearing.William E. Ketchum IIIJAY-Z releases videos for 4:44 tracks 'Smile,' 'Legacy' and 'Marcy Me'JAY-Z continues his streak of stunning '4:44' visuals with a surprising three-pack on Black Friday.William E. Ketchum IIIEminem performs 'Revival' single 'Walk On Water,' previous hits on SNLEminem fans were reminded why they love the rap legend so much.William E. Ketchum IIIJAY-Z supports Meek Mill, chastises criminal justice system in New York Times"Probation is a trap and we must fight for Meek and everyone else unjustly sent to prison," JAY-Z wrote.William E. Ketchum IIIMinister Louis Farrakhan to hold press conference speaking to Trump at 10 a.m.Louis Farrakhan will speak to Trump starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16.William E. Ketchum IIIBig K.R.I.T. talks defeating depression, spirituality, and keeping the devil off"One day, it all just flushes out, and you have to deal with the fact that you’re unhappy," K.R.I.T. said.William E. Ketchum IIIReport: FBI launches probe into judge of Meek Mill's case"The feds have an interest in the judge and [her] potential relationships," a source told Page Six.William E. Ketchum IIIEminem performs 'Revival' single 'Walk On Water' for the first time at MTV EMAsEminem also accepted the award for Best Hip Hop, and shouted out two rap legends in his speech.William E. Ketchum IIINYPD officer Wayne Isaacs acquitted in killing of Delrawn SmallThe off-duty officer has been cleared of all charges in the killing of Delrawn Small.William E. Ketchum IIIWomen's March Co-Chair Tamika Mallory meets with American Airlines CEO Doug ParkerWeeks after being kicked off of a plane before its takeoff, civil rights activist Tamika Mallory has met with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker.William E. Ketchum IIIReports: Colin Kaepernick signs book deal for $1 millionThe former San Francisco 49er may be telling all.William E. Ketchum IIINAACP issues travel advisory for black fliers of American AirlinesIn light of Tamika Mallory's allegations and others, the NAACP tells black travelers to "exercise caution."William E. Ketchum IIITamika Mallory releases statement regarding conversation with American AirlinesTamika Mallory has spoken to American Airlines representatives, but she still has questions.William E. Ketchum IIICNN's Symone Sanders, Harvard Law student join Tamika Mallory with American Airlines discrimination storiesMultiple black women have reached out to Tamika Mallory after her humiliating story with the airline.William E. Ketchum III