Black female singers

Finding a talented actress with both the stage presence and singing chops to make Whitney Houston proud from above will be the key component to making the upcoming remake of 'The Bodyguard' a success. Thankfully, we have a few suggestions!

Check out Black America Web's list of good reads by iconic soul sirens from the past and dominating divas on the radio today, including Mariah Carey, Nina Simone, Janet Jackson, Alicia Keys, Patti LaBelle, Grace Jones and more.

Congrats to Lizzo! On Wednesday, the singer and Grammy nominee was named TIME’s Entertainer of the Year for 2019. https://twitter.com/lizzo/status/1204767261447331842 The announcement comes as TIME rolls out its year-end lists, including naming Person of the Year, Athlete of the Year and more. In her feature interview, the “Truth Hurts” singer discusses her decade long grind to […]

The singer believes her and the Mary Mary singer are being bullied for their connections to #45.

Ciara looked regal for mommy’s night out New York Fashion Week. Ciara is always a vision, and the 2017 Bazaar Icon Party this weekend was no different. The singer emerged from the house in a glittery purple Rasario gown paired with matching cape. https://www.instagram.com/p/BY0sqTCHzF-/ She later added a custom accessory in the form of a […]

Apparently Lady Gaga’s one-man security team didn’t get the memo about India.Arie, who called out the security guard for preventing her from saying hello to the “Cheek to Cheek” singer. Arie tapped Gaga on the arm as she walked the red carpet Sunday for the Grammy Awards with Tony Bennett.  It was then that the […]

Ethel Waters was a pioneering singer, actress and entertainer that endured several hardships along with measurable successes. According to some historical accounts, Ms. Waters is the first Black woman nominated for an Emmy Award and the first to star on network television. Born October 31, 1896 in Chester, Pennsylvania., Waters was born into poverty under […]

There are more singers on reality TV than on record these days and 90’s girl group SWV is no exception. The second season of their WEtv show Reunited returned on August 14th. Leanne “Lelee” Lyons, Tamara “Taj” George and Cheryl “Coko” Gamble are now grown women with secrets that have been revealed through the show’s […]

Rihanna’s in love again. This time, it’s with someone she knows she can trust. She’s been posting pics of the two of them all over Twitter (RIP Rihanna’s IG account) and everyone says they look good together. Who’s her new love? Well, you’ll have to click over to see.

TLC really wants you to know that they weren’t talking about Rihanna. Last week, creatively edited interview footage suggested that TLC had targeted Rihanna in a answering a reporter’s question about artists “who never have their clothes on.” Although Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins already made it clear she was responding to a non-Rihanna specific question and […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Singer/social media queen/fashionista Rihanna earned an Icon award at the American Music Awards last year. Now she’s receiving a similar honor from the fashion world. The Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc., one of the most prestigious fashion outfits in the world, announced Monday that the 26-year-old pop star will […]

Rumors of Toni Braxton’s retirement from the industry proved to be exaggerated. Singer/songwriter/producer Babyface, who was behind most of Braxton’s 90’s hits, convinced the singer turned reality star to go back in the studio. The result is “Love, Marriage and Divorce,” set to drop December 3. The single, “Hurt You” is out now. Braxton says […]