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New Sexual Assault Allegations Against Michael Jackson

by #teamEBONY

Michael Jackson has been subject to more accusations of child abuse, five years after his death. James Safechuck, 36, alleges… Read More

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Busta Ain't the First Rapper in a Swagger Wagon:
30 Years of Hip-Hop Advertising

by Dart Adams

The relationship between hip hop and the corporate world has reached its 30th anniversary. In those past 30 years mainstream… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Boone Isaacs, a marketing executive who has served stints at Paramount and New Line, became the first African-American to head the… Read More

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Misty Copeland's Amazing Under Armour Ad

by #teamEBONY

The spot begins with a voiceover of a rejection letter: “You have the wrong body for ballet.” Ballerina Misty Copeland… Read More

Azealia Banks Breaks Free on ‘Heavy Metal and Reflective’

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Azealia Banks just dropped “Heavy Metal and Reflective,” and the less said the better. Press play right away..… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Drake's normally all smiles, but he appears to be especially thrilled to perform alongside Lauryn Hill at Toronto's OVO Fest… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

I thought the essay did a great job of discussing the importance of acknowledging privilege while also critiquing the ways “check your… Read More

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In the classic clip, the late James Brown details the origins of his 1968 Black pride anthem, “Say It Loud—I’m… Read More

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by Cecily Michelle

Jay Z Weighs in on Proposition 47 Californians have a big decision to make on a new initiative coming up this election season… Read More

 Broadway's Getting Its First Black Cinderella

Keke Palmer to be Broadway's First Black Cinderella

by #teamEBONY

In addition to casting the first Black Phantom of the Opera, it was announced yesterday that that Keke Palmer will be Broadway's… Read More

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