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Katt Williams' recent tirade against some of his comedian contemporaries got us thinking of the greats who mastered standup & starring roles.

Comedic actor Anthony Anderson filled us in on Charmin's new Smooth Tear tissues, and somehow got him joking about his mom's wig falling off!


Katt Williams recently said that comic legend Eddie Murphy should NOT top your list of favorite comedians. 

Tiffany Haddish is booked and busy! According to Variety the comedian has partnered with Netflix to create a new stand up comedy series. The series is titled “Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready.” Haddish reportedly picked six diverse up-and-coming stand-up comedians to be featured doing half-hour specials. Comedians include Chaunté Wayans, April Macie, Tracey Ashley, Aida […]

Guy’s favorite part about performing at comedy clubs is getting ready. When all of the comedian’s are backstage they go back and forth with each other and it’s hilarious. But, there is noting better than the sidewalk show. Outside of the comedy club you wan often find comedians playing the dozens and there are no […]

National News

WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Donald Trump isn’t comfortable being the target of jokes, comedian Michelle Wolf gave him and others plenty of reasons to squirm Saturday night. “It’s 2018 and I’m a woman, so you cannot shut me up,” Wolf cracked, “unless you have Michael Cohen wire me $130,000.” No, Trump’s personal attorney wasn’t […]

4/16/18-Comedian JB Smoove had a tough weekend show and bombed it on stage. This prompted Guy Torry and Don DC Curry to go through a list of comedians who’ve bombed on stage. They didn’t hold back! READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET THE HOTTEST STORIES STRAIGHT TO YOUR INBOX: 

4/16/18- He just couldn’t get enough of the Tom Joyner Morning Show so Don DC Curry came back to play. This time he’s gets to kick it with Guy Torry in the Funny Chair. Are you ready for the jokes coming your way? READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET THE HOTTEST STORIES STRAIGHT TO YOUR […]

Entertainment News

Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish, Joe Rogan, Tommy Chong and D.L. Hughley take Nos. 1-5 on The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Comedians chart for a second consecutive week, the publication reported Monday.   The Top Comedians chart ranks the most popular comedians on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google Plus, with global data provided by social media […]


The comedian jumped in the conversation after Mo'Nique shared her thoughts on mega-producer, Will Packer.

Everybody at some point in their life has had a beef with someone. When it happens in the world of comedy it’s a bit different because if usually has something to do with their jokes. Comedian Michael Blackson is no stranger to this as his recent beef with fellow comedian Kevin Hart has blown up. […]