KTSU News

Bruno Mars, Maxwell, Ashanti to perform at 2021 ‘Soul Train Awards’

BET has announced the 2021 “Soul Train Awards” will feature an exciting lineup of unforgettable performances, special moments and appearances by some of the biggest stars in R&B, Gospel, Adult Urban Contemporary and Soul. This year, performers will include the 2021 “Soul Train Awards” ‘Legend Award’ honoree Maxwell, ‘Lady of […]

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KTSU 90.9 FM earns Pinnacle Award from Greater Houston Black Chamber

Texas Southern University’s award-winning, 50-year-old community radio station, KTSU 90.9 FM, has earned another honor, this time from the Greater Houston Black Chamber (GHBC) via its 27th annual African American Business Achievement Pinnacle Awards. The Pinnacle Awards celebrate African American businesses that are “seizing the moment and building back better for […]

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General Colin Powell dies due to COVID complications

General Colin Powell, the first Black US Secretary of State and former military leader, died Monday morning due to complications from COVID-19. He was 84. Powell had pre-existing conditions, including Multiple Myeloma, which is a cancer of plasma cells that suppresses the body’s immune response, and he also had Parkinson’s […]

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Texans will decide on 8 constitutional amendments this election

This Nov. 2 election, Texans have the chance to vote on eight amendments to the state constitution. What would each amendment actually do? Read our voter guide below to find out. Early voting begins Monday and ends Oct. 29. State of Texas Proposition 1 What it says: “The constitutional amendment […]

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Cancel Culture’s double standards

By: Nevaeh Richardson Cancel culture claims to be this indiscriminate force bringing accountability to the rich and powerful. But it’s no secret that certain groups manage to evade the watchful eye of cancel culture, and those groups are more often than not white. This is not to say that wrong-doers […]

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