Joel Embiid, Philadelphia’s Most Valuable Philadelphian, had a successful yet unfortunate 2021-22 campaign in the NBA. The 76ers All-Star center finished second in NBA’s MVP voting for the season, losing to Denver’s Nikola Jokic for the second year in a row. Even despite having a stellar regular season, taking the scoring title averaging 30.6 points […]

Philly police are investigating a shooting that killed a man and his son on Sunday night, one of several violent scenes over the Memorial Day weekend. Family members have identified the victims as 37-year-old Gerald “Jerry” Parks and 9-year-old Jamel Parks. It happened shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Carver Street near Torresdale Avenue in the […]

Kevin Samuels gained massive followers from using his podcast to give Black men and women relationships advice. Some thought Samuels made his career from bashing women and upholding ‘oppressive’ gender standard views. In one of his most recent segments, Samuels’ said in a circulating video, “If you live to 35 and you’re not married, you’re […]

Philly announcement to first time home buyers! If you’re getting ready to buy a home in Philadelphia, the city wants to help cover some of the costs. They are re-opening the first-time homebuyers up to $10,000, or 6% of the purchase price, whichever is less. You can use it for the down payment or closing […]

A Philly school is on lockdown over to a shooting that occurred in the area, according to police. St. Malachy Catholic School on 1012 W Thompson Street was placed on lockdown at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 20th. Police reported there was a “shooting incident” but have yet to confirm any further details. Police were called […]

We visited the opening of Sooo Delicious Soul Food Cafe located on the 1100 block of Locust in the downtown Philadelphia area. Related: Female Business Take Over Spotlight: Nails by Aboogie Co-owners Angel Smith and Aminah McDaniel, who have been friends for over 12 years, revealed they first began cooking Sunday dinners for their family before […]

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James Harden looks like his debut with the Philadelphia 76ers will be this Friday. After it being delayed it looks like the Harden will be playing  in the team’s first game back from the All Star Game break. As indicated by both Daryl Morey and Joel Embiid, Friday night’s game vs. the Minnesota Timberwolves will […]

The Chester County based snack company, Herr’s, wants the city of Philadelphia to decide their next great potato chip flavor. On the contest rules website Herr’s proclaims, “No one knows the flavors of Philly quite like the people who live there. That’s why we’re turning things over to our fans to help us decide which […]

Philly rapper Popp Hunna, is being accused by his girlfriend for beating her. Popp Hunna is most known for his viral song ‘Adderall‘ on Tik Tok and the many celebrities who took part in the Corvette Corvette dance challenge, only grew his fame even more. The Corvette Corvette rapper’s name was everywhere as he wildly […]

February is here and we at Classix 107.9 are celebrating Black History Month. We will be honoring the contributions of our black leaders who paved the way in all industries.