Wyclef Jean Talks Kanye, Generational Hip-Hop Beef & Drake Sampling ‘Ex-Factor’

Wyclef Jean Talks Kanye, Generational Hip-Hop Beef & Drake Sampling ‘Ex-Factor’

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 19, 2018

In celebration of Black Music Month, EBONY  chopped it up with hip hop heavyweight Wyclef Jean about everything from his own music to looking... Read More

10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 19, 2018

As we continue to celebrate Pride throughout the month of June, EBONY acknowledges LGBT African-Americans who’ve changed the course of history. From dance and... Read More

Juneteenth: Explaining an Unsung Holiday

Juneteenth: Explaining an Unsung Holiday

by Joicelyn Dingle   Jun 19, 2018

“Juneteenth” is a portmanteau of June and nineteen and a parlance of Black American structure. The moniker hails the date June 19, 1865, the... Read More

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Dr. Corey Hébert and EBONY Announce Health Partnership

by Christina Santi   Jun 19, 2018

As of today, EBONY and Dr. Corey Hébert, M.D., aka “The Doctor of The People,” have joined into a partnership to bring awareness and advocacy... Read More

7 Black Stars Who Suffer From Sickle Cell Anemia

7 Black Stars Who Suffer From Sickle Cell Anemia

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 19, 2018

Monday, June 19, marks World Sickle Cell Day, observed annually to increase awareness and public understanding of the disease that the Centers for Disease Control... Read More

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World Sickle Cell Day: Facts About the Inherited Blood Disorder (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Jun 19, 2018

A decade ago, June 19 was officially appointed as World Sickle Cell Awareness Day. The date was chosen to honor the day the General... Read More

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MTV Movie & TV Awards: Yara Shahidi & Others Share Must-Watch List (VIDEOS)

by Christina Santi   Jun 18, 2018

The red carpet for 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards brought out some of Hollywood’s hottest stars on Saturday night (June 16) at the Barker... Read More

Erica & Warryn Campbell Talk ‘We’re the Campbells,’ Mary Mary & Snoop’s Music Ministry

Erica & Warryn Campbell Talk ‘We’re the Campbells,’ Mary Mary & Snoop’s Music Ministry

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 15, 2018

EBONY.com caught up with powerhouse gospel vocalist Erica Campbell and husband, Grammy-winning producer Warryn Campbell, to discuss their new TV One series, We’re the... Read More

Luke Cage

‘Luke Cage’ Season 2 Taps into Black Consciousness [REVIEW]

by Christina Santi   Jun 15, 2018

Season Two of Luke Cage goes deeper and darker into the nuances and complexities of Black life. The superhero tropes of the Marvel Universe... Read More

Top 10 Black Sitcom Dads on Television We Wish We Had

Top 10 Black Sitcom Dads on Television We Wish We Had

by Elizabeth Ramanand   Jun 15, 2018

Many Black sitcoms over the years had significant male figures and, in the spirit of Father’s Day, EBONY is celebrating some notable fictional characters.... Read More