NEW YORK (AP) — Big Bird, Elmo and stars of “Sesame Street” are leaving their quiet neighborhood and embarking on a road trip. The nonprofit Sesame Workshop said Tuesday a selection of Muppets will take part in a 10-city trip to celebrate the show’s 50th anniversary campaign with free park festivals, live performances and kid-friendly […]


Ice Cube paid a visit to “Sesame Street” recently to hang with Elmo and teach him a new word….“astounding.” The gangsta rapper-turned-kid-friendly-actor also performs magic tricks…that are of course astounding. Catch the super fun video above! (Photo/Video Source: YouTube)  

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Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o stopped by Sesame Street to talk to Elmo about the importance and beauty of skin. The message from Sesame Street:…

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge in Pennsylvania dismissed the last of five sex-abuse lawsuits filed against the Emmy-winning puppeteer who voiced the “Sesame Street” character Elmo. The ruling did not weigh the merits of the claims but said 25-year-old accuser Sheldon Stephens filed suit too late against actor Kevin Clash. Stephens accused Clash, now 53, […]

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Former Elmo voice actor Kevin Clash gained a legal victory in court as the United States Court of Appeals dismissed three sexual abuse lawsuits against him. The dismissals, which occurred this month, involve alleged victims Cecil Singleton, Kevin Kiadii and a man identified only by the initials “S.M.” The men claim Clash sexually abused them […]

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Watching Craig Robinson get Elmo to “do it for the Vine” has to be one of the cutest internet moments ever! See Elmo “do it for the Vine” and then check out the video that started the viral craze. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. REGISTER NOW for the 2014 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion […]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Clash, the Elmo puppeteer who resigned amid allegations that he sexually abused underage boys, won three Daytime Emmy Awards for his work on “Sesame Street.” Clash won as outstanding performer in a children’s series at the creative arts ceremony held Friday night. He shared trophies for outstanding pre-school children’s series […]

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Elmo’s bubbly personality has not left the world yet. The red and fuzzy Sesame Street character made an appearance during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. Elmo and the Sesame Street gang treated parade watchers to an uplifting song entitled “Who I am,” an appropriate tune following a scandal with Elmo’s voice actor Kevin Clash. The […]