Jesse Williams' Speech Shuts It Down at BET Awards

Jesse Williams' Speech Shuts It Down at BET Awards

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If there were ever a moment where one could drop the mic and walk away it was this one.  Actor Jesse Williams, in a five minute speech… Read More

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Debra Lee Promises BET’s Prince Tribute Will Be ‘Really Special’

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During last month’s Billboard Awards, BET dropped a little shade after Read More

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5 Things with Tracee Ellis Ross

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Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross doesn’t think of herself as a muse. The dynamic entertainer has been blessed with an acting career… Read More

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Fantastic Negrito Wants to Remind Music Fans Black Artists Created Pop Culture

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As we say in Oakland, it was on and crackin’ at the city’s First Fridays street fair earlier this month. The main reason? Fantastic Negrito… Read More

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Listen, Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay are not playing around. Tuesday night, OWN set TV screens--and ratings--on fire when the network debuted… Read More

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Coolest Black Family Quiz: Are these celebs related? True or False

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Have you ever looked at someone on TV, squinted with your left eye and thought: “I wonder if she is related to that other… Read More

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Oprah Winfrey Heats Up Primetime With ‘Greenleaf’

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Complicated. Committed. Determined. Those are just some of the words the cast of OWN’s… Read More

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Michael Jordan to Invest $500,000 in Literacy Programs in Charlotte, N.C.

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Since hanging up his signature sneakers, basketball legend Michael Jordan has been focusing his attention on conquering the business world. And it’s… Read More

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Jesse Williams, Samuel L. Jackson to Receive High Honors During BET Awards

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BET is cranking up expectations for its biggest show of the year. The network already has fans impatiently waiting to see its  Read More

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EBONY's July 2016 Cover: Everybody Loves Common

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There are few universal truths that relate to hip-hop. Ask 10 people to name the top five rappers, and be prepared to get 10 different answers. … Read More

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