Arts & Entertainment

Sean “Diddy” Combs can now be added to the list of celebs whose eateries have closed their doors for good.  The Atlanta hot spot, whose swanky doors opened back in 1999, did manage to stay afloat for nearly 13 years. Amid initial rumors that extensive renovations were taking place, a Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group […]

Washington D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry confessed to seeing and loving the box-office hit ‘Snow White and The Huntsman.’   Barry gave his own personal movie review on Twitter: “Guys, I was coerced n2 seeing Snow White. Gotta confess, it was an action-packed fairytale! Timeless battle b/w good v evil.Hint:good wins;)” This isn’t the first time […]

Deion Sanders and Tracey Edmonds were spotted together over the weekend. Tracey tweeted pictures of the couple attending events in Dallas including T.D. Jakes’ Anniversary Party and the graduation of Deion’s oldest son.   The couple has not publicly acknowledged their relationship. Deion Sanders is currently in a heated divorce battle with his ex-wife Pilar. […]

<p>Join us as we celebrate the history and legacy of black music this month.</p>

Gospel star Fred Hammond will soon come to a city near you on the McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel tour. Now in its sixth year, Hammond will star with Byron Cage. J Moss, Myron Butler, Canton Jones, Vashawn Mitchell and 21:03 also appear in selected cities. The free concerts are in conjunction with McDonald’s 365 Black […]

Usher’s mom is accused of knocking out his ex-wife Tameka Foster. Rumors claim that Jonetta Patton did not approve of the relationship between Tameka and her son. This tension allegedly placed a strain on the relationship between Usher and his mother. Media sources say that in 2010, Jonetta and Tameka got into an argument about […]

MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — D'Angelo is back. The reclusive R&B singer made his first live U.S. appearance in 12 years at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival early Sunday morning, surprising a few thousand fans during Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson's Superjam session. "I've been waiting 12 years to say this — ladies and gentlemen, D'Angelo!," Thompson […]

Will Smith has reunited with DJ Jazzy Jeff for a remix of their 1991 anthem “Summertime.” A leaked clip of the new “Summertime 3” features just over a minute of the track, with Smith rapping over a slowed-down sample of Kool & the Gang’s “Summer Madness.” The remix is part of a new mixtape by […]

NEW YORK (AP) – A fire that broke out in Robert De Niro's Manhattan apartment has been extinguished. A Fire Department spokesman said no residents were injured in the Friday afternoon fire on Central Park West. The fire was contained within an hour, and the cause was under investigation. A spokesman for De Niro confirmed […]

CHICAGO (AP) — Pete Cosey, an innovative guitarist who brought his distinctive distorted sound to recordings with Miles Davis, Howlin' Wolf and Muddy Waters, has died, his daughter said. He was 68. Cosey died May 30 of complications from surgery at Vanguard Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, said his daughter Mariama Cosey. Pete Cosey's musical […]

Erica and Tina Atkins have had their share of fans via their gospel duo “Mary Mary” but now that they have a WEtv reality show, they’ve gotten even more popular. So it makes sense that they’d put out a CD, “Go Get It,” based in part on their successful reality show. The sisters feel that […]

After a Twitter user, who goes by the handle DaClone Killer, sent "The View" co-host threatening messages, she contacted the police. Among the nasty tweets include one that said, “Somebody should drag u in a back alley and rape you.” Go to The Urban Daily to read more.