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Huggy Lowdown jokes with the crew about the Inauguration festivities, staying warm for the event, Manti Te’o’s girlfriend, Al Roker, Roland Martin and more on the TJMS.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — John Legend believes hip-hop played its part in helping Barack Obama become president, and he’s proud at how the genre has matured over the years. “I think hip-hop had a role in making sure we elected a black president in America because we made it so that black people were in people’s […]

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Chris Paul jokes with the crew about Manti Te’o’s interview with Katie Couric and the 2013 Inauguration.

Arts & Entertainment

Over the past few days I have gotten an up close and personal look at the business of this Presidential Inauguration. Not the business of  Inaugural donors or the business of Secret Service planning and logistics. No I’m talking about the real people doing business this inauguration weekend: the street vendors! If you want anything, […]

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The second time around may not be as exciting as the first, but there’s still cause for celebration! If you’re lucky enough to be making the trip to D.C., share your journey with BlackAmericaWeb and the TJMS on Twitter and Instagram. •    Take photos with your smart phone on the road to President Obama’s 2nd […]

With the Presidential inaugural festivities right around the corner many people are wondering, “What do I wear to  an inaugural ball?” Fortunately for you, Young…


R&B sensation Alicia Keys and pop star Katy Perry are slated to take the stage during the inauguration celebrations next week. The Inaugural Committee announced that the two will join Brad Paisley, John Legend, Fun, Stevie Wonder and Usher for the Kids’ Inaugural Concert.  The concert will take place on Saturday, Jan 19th. First Lady […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The widow of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers will deliver the invocation at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration on Jan. 21. The Presidential Inaugural Committee announced Tuesday that Myrlie Evers-Williams would deliver the prayer. It comes 50 years after her husband was gunned down in the driveway of his Mississippi home. The […]