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Afeni Shakur Was Much More Than Just Tupac’s Mom

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Afeni Shakur Davis, mother of legendary rap artist Tupac Shakur, Read More

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[Goal Oriented] Israel Idonije: Moving From Football to Business and Nonprofits

by Chan C. Smith

Being a professional athlete comes with many responsibilities, including being a role model for both children and adults, being the voice of your… Read More

Afeni Shakur, Mother of Tupac, Dead at 69

Afeni Shakur, Mother of Tupac, Dead at 69

by #teamEBONY

Afeni Shakur, mother of rap legend Tupac Shakur, died Monday night at the age of 69, authorities said. The Marin County, Calif., Sheriff's… Read More

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What can't Oprah do? In addition to running her media empire, which includes a magazine, TV network, and studio, the former Queen of… Read More

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Long Process of Settling Prince's Estate Begins

by #teamEBONY

A Minnesota judge appointed a special administrator to handle the assets and estate of superstar musician Prince, as his surviving siblings watched… Read More

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Beauty in the Contradictions: The Spiritual Evolution of Prince

by Tracey M. Lewis-Giggetts


"Prince was just too nasty for me. I grew up in the church," she said. My first inclination was to defend the musical icon I loved… Read More

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[Viral] Meet The Lemons Writer

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

So… There’s a security guard in Baltimore who started a crazy funny, pop culture, Beyonce-based, fan fiction saga that has now garnered… Read More

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In ‘Keanu,’ Key & Peele Want to Make You Laugh While Also Making You Uncomfortable

by Crystal Shaw King

If you’re a fan of duo Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key’s brand of comedy--their ability to seamlessly code switch at the drop of a… Read More

Laremy Tunsil's Troubles Costly on NFL Draft Night

Laremy Tunsil's Troubles Costly on NFL Draft Night

by #teamEBONY

The University of Mississippi will investigate former offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil's comments that he accepted money from a member of the football… Read More

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Official Whitney Houston Documentary In the Works

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

Whitney Houston’s estate has officially approved a documentary on the star’s life. Scottish director Kevin Macdonald, who took home the… Read More

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