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  • Dave Chappelle To Host Block Party and Benefit Concert in Honor of Dayton Mass Shooting Victims!

    Dave Chappelle is doing his part to honor the Dayton, Ohio, mass shooting victims by hosting a free block party and benefit concert on Sunday, August 25, in Dayton’s Oregon District. Nine people were killed and over a dozen injured after gunman Connor Betts opened fire not long after midnight...
  • Chappelle to receive Mark Twain Prize for humor

    Comedian Dave Chappelle has been chosen to receive this year’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The 45-year-old Chappelle shot to international stardom through his Comedy Central program, “Chappelle’s Show,” which gleefully skewered racial stereotypes and hot-button societal issues. He later made headlines for walking away from a lucrative...
  • Oprah, Will Smith, John Legend, Stevie Wonder and more tapped for Quincy Jones TV Special

    Oprah Winfrey, Will Smith, Dave Chapelle, John Legend, Stevie Wonder and more will appear on “Q85: A Musical Celebration for Quincy Jones,” which is set to air December 9th at 8 p.m. ET on BET. Longtime Grammy producer Ken Ehrlich produced the two-hour special, which was taped in September at the Microsoft Theater in...
  • Dave Chapelle joins the political campaigning train!

    Dave Chappelle says his backing of Maryland gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous is NOT a political Hollywood ploy … ’cause he’s just doing what he thinks is right. We got the comedian out Sunday in Forestville, MD, where he was making calls on behalf of Jealous, who’s running for Governor against Republican incumbent...
  • Dave Chappelle defends Kanye West’s Donald Trump meeting: ‘I support him’

    Comedian Dave Chappelle has shown support for his “brother” Kanye West after the rapper’s controversial meeting with President Trump on Thursday. In a new interview with CNN host Van Jones, Chappelle was asked his opinion about his friend’s now famous visit to the White House. “First of all, you know, Kanye’s...