2014 Soul Train Awards: The Good, the Bad, the Jodeci! [VIDEO]<br />

2014 Soul Train Awards: The Good, the Bad, the Jodeci! [VIDEO]

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Bringing dance with a hearty side of lip syncing, the 2014 Soul Train Awards remained true to its classic namesake TV show… Read More

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Actress Tika Sumpter has had a great year. Between her part (albeit super-brief) in the summer’s most talked about biopic Get… Read More

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Pioneering former model and restaurateur B. Smith has gone missing in the Hamptons. The 65-year-old, who has Alzheimer's… Read More

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Unsung Legend of Hip-Hop Gets His Props

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Every year, thousands of students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities are forced to drop out of school due to financial… Read More

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by John Kennedy

Beyoncé Wins Twice and Lil Wayne Debuts New Single at AMAs Another year, another American Music Awards with a mere… Read More

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