Arts & Entertainment

20th Century Fox’s “Red Tails” ($49.9 million at box office), the war drama about a crew of African American pilots during World War II, debuted at No. 1 on the Home Entertainment chart, according to Rentrak. The film, which stars Cuba Gooding Jr. and Terrence Howard, generated 48% of its first-week unit sales from Blu-ray […]

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — John Edwards' mistress Rielle Hunter is publishing a memoir about her relationship with the former presidential candidate and their daughter. Jennifer Canzoneri, marketing manager at Dallas-based BenBella Books, says "What Really Happened" is set to be released on June 26. Edwards and Hunter had an affair while the Democrat was running […]

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — GLAAD likes Facebook. The social networking site won the Special Recognition Award at the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation's 23rd annual Media Awards. Other honorees at Saturday's ceremony in San Francisco included "Grey's Anatomy" for drama series, "Days of Our Lives" for daily drama series, Max J. Rosenthal of The […]

Click here to hear Sybil Wilkes' interview with Ledisi. — Can’t isn’t a word in Ledisi’s vocabulary. Actually, it is, but only as a motivating tool. When some folks suggested to her that she couldn’t write a book, she decided she would. A line in that book, “Better Than Alright: Finding Peace, Love & Power,” […]

This weekend, all eyes are on the NBA playoffs as the annual competition is a few games away from deciding who goes to the NBA Finals. In both the Eastern and Western conferences, veteran teams try to hold off their younger adversaries. New Edition is still on tour – seems like it’s been the whole […]

Martin Lawrence hasn’t had the best luck lately. There’s the recent announcement that he filed for divorce from his wife, Shamicka Lawrence, and reports that the pilot he recently show for CBS wasn’t picked up. Needless to say, he may not be in the best of moods. Is he so down that he has sunken […]

After almost three seasons of watching “Real Housewives of Atlanta”, we finally got to see what Kim Zolciak’s real hair looks like underneath that wig! Last night on her reality show “Don’t Be Tardy For The Wedding,” the 34-year-old ditched her favorite accessory and revealed her natural hair. And what was underneath was not as […]

Brian McKnight drops another shocker. McKnight’s new track goes beyond his now infamous explicit song and this one focuses on another body area. The singer wrote the track for as a thank you after the porn mega-site sent sales of his explicit song through the roof.  Whether you disagree or agree with Mcknight's career […]

Tameka Foster has been getting a bad reputation in the media with the upcoming divorce and custody battle from Usher. The mother of Usher’s two sons sat down with the Grio to dish about when the marriage fell apart, life after her divorce, balancing being a single mother while running two businesses.   Read more […]

Atlantic City, are you ready? First the holiday weekend showcased the talents of Beyonce and New Edition, now this weekend its America’s favorite radio host, Tom Joyner. Atlantic City, N.J., the seaside resort town that just opened a brand new casino, Revel, where Beyonce performed last week, welcomes Tom Joyner and the Tom Joyner Morning […]

The first person got in line at 8 p.m. Wednesday night to get a seat at Chuck Brown’s public memorial, held Thursday afternoon at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. By morning, thousands had queued up for the scheduled four-hour service, that started at noon,  to honor the Godfather of Go-Go, which […]

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Thunder say Lil Wayne is welcome to attend a playoff game in Oklahoma City, but needs to buy a ticket just like everyone else. The rapper created a stir Thursday night by posting on Twitter that he was "going to go to the Thunder game tonight but was denied by […]