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Black History Month

As Black History Month unfolds, there’s no better time to take a closer look into the remarkable contributions of African Americans who have left an indelible mark on our world. Beyond the familiar narratives of activists, civil rights leaders, and entertainment icons, Black culture intricately weaves itself into the fabric of our daily lives. From […]

The online feud happening between comedienne Mo'Nique and eldest son Shalon is a lesson in the downside of publicly fighting with loved ones.

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Valentine's Day is here and we're focusing strictly on cocktails in our 2024 roundup, with the requisite colors of red and pink among them.

While Usher delivered a mesmerizing Super Bowl LVIII halftime show, many were impressed at how he performed parts of the 13-minute show wearing rollerblades. However, sneakerheads were glued to their screen in the second half of the medley of songs when he was spotted rocking different shoes– a shiny pair of Air Jordan 4s. It turns […]

As diseases continue to rise, Healthcare are crucial all around the world! Today we are highlighting the top HBCUs for Nursing School...

This Black History Month, we want to celebrate and acknowledge the projects that afford black talent opportunities to shine.  Viola Davis, the first African-American woman to win the Emmy Award for best actress in a drama series, said during her 2015 acceptance speech: “You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there,” […]

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On the would-be 79th birthday week of late legend Bob Marley, we visited an exhibit of classic photos and spoke to one photog who took a few.

Chicago became an epicenter for gospel music and artists and composers collaborated with secular musicians who played piano, guitar, and brass instruments.

As Black History Month unfolds, there’s no better time to take a closer look into the remarkable contributions of African Americans that have left an indelible mark on our world. Beyond the familiar narratives of activists, civil rights leaders, and entertainment icons, Black culture intricately weaves itself into the fabric of our daily lives. From […]

Backed by the renowned NY Philharmonic at Lincoln Center, famed composer Terence Blanchard covered his scores from classic Spike Lee joints.