Love & Sex / by Shantell E. Jamison

John Singleton Defends R. Kelly: ‘He Has a Bunch of Girlfriends’

R. Kelly seems to have a friend in John Singleton

TOP STORIES

Love & Sex / By Shantell E. Jamison

John Singleton Defends R. Kelly: ‘He Has a Bunch of Girlfriends’

Love & Sex / By #teamEBONY

#TeamIssa or #TeamLawrence: Fans Tweet Allegiance During ‘Insecure’ Premiere

Love & Sex / By Shantell E. Jamison

Jada Pinkett Smith Says ‘No’ to Open Marriage Rumors

On this day

...1807

On this day in 1807, Shakespearean actor Ira Aldridge was born in New York City.

‘Black Girls Rock!’ Returns to BET This August

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

‘Black Girls Rock!’ Returns to BET This August

BY Aramide Tinubu

Black girls (and women) are magical, but we already knew that. In celebration of #Blackgirlmagic aka BET’s beloved Black Girls Rock! is set to return in... [read more]

O.J. Simpson Reportedly Place in Special Housing Area

News & Views

O.J. Simpson Reportedly Place in Special Housing Area

BY Shantell E. Jamison

One day after a Nevada judge granted NFL star, O.J. Simpson, parole in connection to a 2008 Las Vegas robbery incident, he has now... [read more]

TV One’s ‘Unsung’ Honors Legendary R&B and Funk Group Switch

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

TV One’s ‘Unsung’ Honors Legendary R&B and Funk Group Switch

by Aramide Tinubu

During the late ’70s and early ’80s, the R&B and Funk group, Switch, left a stunning impression on music lovers and the industry as... [read more]

EXCLUSIVE: Virginie Besson-Silla On ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

EXCLUSIVE: Virginie Besson-Silla On ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’

by Aramide Tinubu

You’ve certainly heard of the blockbuster hits Lucy and From Paris with Love, which means you know producer Virginie Besson-Silla’s outstanding work. But in... [read more]

David and Tamela Mann Announce ‘Mann’s World Family Tour’ Dates

Entertainment & Culture / Theater

David and Tamela Mann Announce ‘Mann’s World Family Tour’ Dates

BY #teamEBONY

David and Tamela Mann may be coming to a city near you! The husband-wife entertainment duo announced tour dates for Fall 2017. The Mann’s... [read more]

Lala Ali Honors Dad in New Cookbook

Lifestyle / Food

Lala Ali Honors Dad in New Cookbook

BY Shantell E. Jamison

Last year, the world lost a legend when world-renown boxer, Muhammad Ali, passed away in June. Now, his daughter, Laila Ali, is honoring him... [read more]

Get Into Will Smith’s $100 Million Fantasy Cop Thriller ‘Bright’  [TRAILER]

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Get Into Will Smith’s $100 Million Fantasy Cop Thriller ‘Bright’ [TRAILER]

by Aramide Tinubu

Netflix’s first $100 million flick is a Game of Thrones/Bad Boys mash-up you don’t want to miss. Yesterday at San Diego Comic-Con, Netflix dropped... [read more]

‘Empire’ Star Grace Byers Wishes Co-Star Hubby A Very Special Happy Birthday

Love & Sex / Marriage

‘Empire’ Star Grace Byers Wishes Co-Star Hubby A Very Special Happy Birthday

by Shantell E. Jamison

Empire actors Trai and Grace Byers are not shy with words when it comes to how they feel about each other. The co-stars, who tied... [read more]

EXCLUSIVE: Lena Waithe Talks ‘Master of None’s “Thanksgiving” & Her Upcoming Series ‘The Chi’

Entertainment & Culture

EXCLUSIVE: Lena Waithe Talks ‘Master of None’s “Thanksgiving” & Her Upcoming Series ‘The Chi’

by Aramide Tinubu

You may know Lena Waithe from Netflix’s Master of None. She perfectly captures Denise, Dev’s (Aziz Ansari) lesbian best friend, without being a stereotype. The actress and screenwriter... [read more]

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter