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Danny Simmons Blends Paint and Poems [NEW BOOK]

The Brown Beatnik Tomes (KMW Studio $40) by Danny Simmons features 35 paintings and 41 poems, all works by the artist-poet… Read More

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Walter Dean Myers (1937-2014):
A Remembrance

by Britni Danielle

When we think about the most prolific and important Black writers of the last century, James Baldwin, Zora Neale Hurston, Wright… Read More

Jay Z and Beyoncé May Tour Together This Summer

Flipped Beyoncé Lyric Sparks Cheating Jay Z Rumors

by The Grio

A small lyric revision has fueled infidelity rumors within the house of Hov. While Jay Z and Beyoncé are currently… Read More

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Author Walter Dean Myers, Dead at 76

by HarperCollins

Walter Dean Myers, beloved and deeply respected children's book author, died on July 1, 2014, following a brief illness. He was… Read More

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Centric Features Eric Benét at the 2014 BETx

by Crystal Shaw King

Eric Benét took part in the 2014 BET Experience by way of the Centric network’s “Centric Certified” finale… Read More

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Bobbi Kristina Blasts Whitney Biopic Director Angela Bassett

by The Grio

Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina, is furious over the upcoming Lifetime biopic about her iconic mother’s life. The… Read More

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Ernest Dickerson Talks ‘Do the Right Thing,’ 25 Years Later

by Michael A. Gonzales

Although Ernest Dickerson has been directing since his unforgettable 1992 debut Juice, he started his film career as a cinematographer… Read More

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