In Her Words: Lil Mama Recounts Her Mom's Breast Cancer Battle

In Her Words: Lil Mama Recounts Her Mom's Breast Cancer Battle

by Lil Mama As Told to Najja Parker

I didn’t take it seriously when my mother was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004. She didn’t look sick. She didn’t… Read More

Victor Cruz, His Forever Fiancée and the Tale of the Text

Victor Cruz, His Forever Fiancée and the Tale of the Text

by Damon Young

Who is Victor Cruz? Victor Cruz is a star wide receiver for the New York Giants. Wait, he’s a star?… Read More

[On the “A” w/Souleo] Miss Jessie’s CEO Navigates Natural Hair Criticism<br />

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by Souleo

Earlier this month, TV personality Sheryl Underwood (The Talk) felt compelled to apologize… Read More

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Amber Rose’s Boots Are Made for SlutWalking

by Michael Arceneaux

It is fascinating yet quite transparent that the loudest critics of Amber Rose and her upcoming SlutWalk… Read More

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by Damon Young

In Case You Missed It: Actor Sean Penn announced that he would be suing Empire showrunner Lee Daniels for $10 million dollars… Read More

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by Dontaira Terrell

For more than 30 years, Hollywood actor Blair Underwood has been a powerful staple in Black Hollywood. As a graduate of Carnegie… Read More

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by Kyra Kyles

A moment of silence and a prayer to the social media gods for Nancy Lee Grahn, who couldn’t stand for “How To Get Away With… Read More

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by Kierna Mayo

I have exactly one celebrity friend. Don’t get me wrong; after covering stars of some sort or another for 23 years, I’m chummy with… Read More

In God We Trust

In God We Trust

by #teamEBONY

Gospel singer Erica Campbell of Mary Mary and her producer-husband, Warryn Campbell, along with their California Worship Center congregation, are… Read More

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Three years ago, a hologram of 2pac Shakur made it’s debut at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, and though I wasn’t… Read More

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