We Shall Overcome: Ava DuVernay on Making 'Selma'

‘Selma’ Director Not ‘Interested in Making a White-Savior Movie’

by Rolling Stone

“Every filmmaker imbues a movie with their own point of view,” Selma director Ava DuVernay tells Rolling… Read More

Is 'World Peace' The First Taste Of Rihanna's New Album?

Is Rihanna’s ‘World Peace’ First Taste of New Album?

by Revolt TV

It’s been nearly two years since Rihanna released a new album, so needless to say, it didn’t take long before fans jumped… Read More

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One Australian rapper with a southern American twang has caused quite a stir in 2014. From Iggy Azalea’s lackluster lyrics… Read More

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by Cory Townes

After a prosperous 14-year career in the NBA, Jalen Rose pitched BET to cover the 2002 NBA Finals and soon found success as a basketball… Read More

Kanye to Drop Rihanna-McCartney Mash-Up

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by John Kennedy

Kanye, Paul McCartney, Ty Dolla $ign and Rihanna Collab Coming Soon Say, say, say: Kanye West rang in 2015… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Stuart Scott, beloved ESPN anchor, passed away on Sunday morning at the age of 49. The SportsCenter sportscaster—diagnosed… Read More

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Akon Crafts FIve-Part Album, ‘Stadium’

by Billboard

Seven years after he released his last album, Akon is making up for lost time: he’s set to debut a five-part concept album… Read More

Madonna offers an apology of sorts over 'Rebel Heart' images

Madonna Apologies Over Image Appropriation

by EW.com

Following a recent social media gaffe in which she posted poorly doctored images of civil rights leaders in an effort to promote… Read More

“Sorority Sisters” backlash ignores proud history, social relevance of Divine Nine

The Shame in 'Sorority Sisters'

by Kim Trent

More than a century ago, Black activist and scholar W.E.B. DuBois championed the development of a "Talented Tenth": the… Read More

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Nothing’s got stuck in my brain this past holiday week quite like Kwame Butler of Inky Jack sneer-singing his refrain… Read More

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