‘Both of my brothers called from jail at the same time and I got to merge their call’: TikToker connects his incarcerated brothers through 3-way call in viral video

A TikTok posted on Wednesday by @thesanquintin shows a three-way phone call between the TikToker and his two brothers, who are both incarcerated. “Both of my brothers called from jail at the same time and I got to merge their call,” @thesanquintin wrote in the video’s overlay text. In the TikTok, one of @thesanquintin’s brothers …

How A Chicago Bookstore Connects Local Students To Works By Diverse Authors

Doubleday/iStock Semicolon Bookstore and Gallery was founded in 2019 with the primary goal of increasing literacy rates in Chicago. While working towards this mission, the store became a beacon of the community that puts literary works from people of color – including recognizable names like Octavia Butler, Colson Whitehead, and Toni Morrison, and many independent …

Juice WRLD Connects With Suga From BTS On The Posthumous Collab, ‘Girl Of My Dreams’

The tragic passing of 21-year-old Chicago rapper Juice WRLD in late 2019 left the hip-hop community devastated. Like with many artists who are taken from us in their prime, Juice WRLD’s family and team have decided to release his music posthumously. Starting with Legends Never Die in 2020, which was a commercial and critical success, …

Silk Sonic Connects With Thundercat And Bootsy Collins On The Chill And Funky ‘After Last Night’

At last, Bruno Mars and Anderson. Paak’s new Silk Sonic album, An Evening With Silk Sonic, is finally out. With Mars and .Paak at the helm, there’s not much need for featured guests, but they packed a couple into one track: Bootsy Collins (who also serves as the album’s narrator) and Thundercat join the fun …