Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith came how to Philly to support the Charlie Mack’s I Will Be Great Leaders Awards, which spotlights young leaders in the community of Philadelphia. Will inspired the entire audience as he told his the story of growing up in Philly and always wanting more for his life and for his friends. Jaden also […]

Philadelphia  entrepreneur  Nehemiah Davis has many goals in which he sets out to achieve, one goal very high on his list is to bring back the “Peace N Philly”. Join him and many others in a collaborated effort to create ideas that will stop the senseless acts of violence happening in our community everyday. Almost […]

Please join 100.3 RNB and the NAACP on July 24th 1p.m. on the front steps of the State Capitol to voice your opinion on the new Voter I.D. law. The NAACP would like to see Pennsylvania represented to the best of it ability, so please come on and join this great cause. Like Hot1079Philly on Facebook […]

Local group comes together in West Philadelphia for their 1st annual “2FlyCrew” cookout at 51st and Parkside ave. The event was a great one! Live DJ’s, Free Food and A fun social atmosphere was all caught by Darren Burton Photography Like Hot1079Philly on Facebook to stay on top of your favorite black celebrities:
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Polls in Pennsylvania open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m. Registered voters who are in line at 8:00 p.m. will be allowed to vote. The new PA law called Voter Photo ID will go into effect in the November Presidential election. At the April 24 Primary, you will not have to have photo […]

The death of Trayvon Martin has sparked a revolution for justice in this country that has taken to the streets. Philly showed their support in the form of a march from 30th Street to the famous Love Park in unity for a cause. Many if not most, dressed up in hoodies in memory of Trayvon, […]

Philadelphia is taking their stand to show their outrage over the tragic shooting of Trayvon Martin, a young teen who was tragically gun down by the hands of a local block captain George Zimmerman. The 17 year old teenager, just came from a local convenience store, where he was approached by Zimmerman because of his […]

A candlelight vigil for Trayvon Martin & Open Mic will be held Monday, March 26th, 6:30-7pm at Love Park. Stand in solidarity with the Martin family to demand Justice for Trayvon Martin. For more information visit or email Johnathan Cooper @

It’s that time of year again!! The lineup for the 5th Annual Roots picnic has been announced and we are definitely not chillin’ right now!!! The line up includes – The Roots (Of course) , Kid Cudi, De La Soul (backed by The Roots!), Wale, Major Lazer, Diplo, St. Vincent, The Tune-Yards, Danny Brown, Shabazz […]