Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry

Golden Globes down; next? Primetime Emmys! While we love the nominees, we couldn't help but think of a few strong Black leads who got snubbed.

Seasoned actor LeVar Burton will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the first annual Children’s & Family Emmy Award ceremony happening later this year for his decades of work in Hollywood, highlighted by a career-defining role as Kunta Kinte in the iconic miniseries 'Roots.'

The Ghanaian-British actress made history at the ceremony by becoming the first Black woman to win an Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for I May Destroy You, and her acceptance speech was short but effectively to the point.

One of the most talked about moments from the 71st annual Emmy Awards on Sunday was Terrence Howard’s bizarre interview to KTLA on the red carpet. Asked about his plan to retire from acting after the sixth and final season of Fox’s Empire, Howard said “personal discoveries” and “the science that Pythagoras was searching for,” as the reasons why […]


NEW YORK (AP) — In true Beyoncé fashion, when her music director learned he earned his first-ever Emmy nomination for his work on the pioneering project, “HOMECOMING: A Film by Beyoncé,” he was too busy to celebrate — because he was focused on producing the superstar’s next album. Derek Dixie has worked with Beyoncé for […]

All the best looks from our favorite stars at the 2016 Emmy Awards!


LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal fight. The television academy filed a lawsuit to block an auction house and the late pop star’s estate from selling her trophy. According to Wednesday’s lawsuit, Emmy statuettes remain the property of the TV academy […]

General Hospital's Nancy Lee Grahn, took to Twitter to send some praise - laced with a bit of jealous racism and hate.

Viola Davis made history on Sunday night as the first Black woman ever to win the Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series award for her…

The 67th Annual Emmy Awards were all the rage on Sunday evening as Hollywood’s A-list packed into the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles to…