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

Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Michael Jackson estate is donating $300,000 to help entertainment industry workers on Broadway, the music business and in Las Vegas who have been hurt by the coronavirus pandemic. The estate announced Wednesday that it will give $100,000 apiece to Broadway Cares, the food bank Three Square in Nevada and MusiCares, […]

Damon and his wife were very excited to go to Vegas and thought it’d be just like the commercials, but they were wrong. They haven’t seen anybody toasting champagne or eating steaks and it’s not all bright and shiny. Instead, they see tons of white women in jeans with “glitter pockets and glitter belts,” old […]

Damon is working in Vegas with George Wallace and he’s also enjoying time with his wife! He’s shocked that he’s not exhausted. He’s been performing and then hanging with the wifey and today he’s up early for the TJMS! Last night he barely got any sleep because there was something going on that kept him […]

Russ Parr Morning Show

Billboard reports that Janet Jackson will embark on a 15-date Park MGM Las Vegas residency that will kick off on May 17. “Metamorphosis peels back the layers of the immensely private life of Janet Jackson, sharing her transformation from a young girl with issues of self-esteem to global Icon,” reads the description of the show, which will set […]

Entertainment

Billboard reports that Janet Jackson will embark on a 15-date Park MGM Las Vegas residency that will kick off on May 17. “Metamorphosis peels back the layers of the immensely private life of Janet Jackson, sharing her transformation from a young girl with issues of self-esteem to global Icon,” reads the description of the show, which will set […]

News

Neighbors did nothing as they were stabbed.

Entertainment

Mariah Carey played cupid at her Las Vegas concert over the weekend when she assisted one of her background dancers in a marriage proposal. Mimi stopped her show Sunday night at Caesars Palace and called for dancer, Manwe, to join her on stage. The two then asked for Manwe’s boyfriend, Sumeet, to join them…and a proposal ensued. Carey shared […]

There are two new celebrity mugshots stemming from recent incidents at the same Las Vegas casino. First, YG is facing a felony robbery charge for allegedly snatching a man’s chain from his neck and taking off with the attached pendant, according to TMZ. The rapper was in a Vegas court Thursday after he turned himself in on […]

News

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The coroner in Las Vegas says the body of the man who unleashed the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history has been sent to Stanford University for study. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg said Friday that an autopsy was completed on 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock, but a finding on a cause […]

A weekend in Vegas is usually surrounded by late nights, lots of alcohol and memories or remembering nothing from the night before. However, that wasn’t the case for comedian Kevin Hart when he had the idea to host a charity benefits weekend in Vegas. In 2014, the sensational comedian started Hartbeat Weekend as a way to […]

National News

LAS VEGAS (AP) — New advertisements outside Little Darlings strip club in Las Vegas encourage recent high school graduates to apply, promoting stripping as a way to earn money for college. KVVU-TV reports that Little Darlings manager Rick Marzullo says the ads fit in with the character of Las Vegas. The signs have slogans like […]