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[On the “A” w/Souleo]
Unify Streams Black TV Content

by Souleo

Much has been stated about television’s lack of diversity and the perceived gains in tackling that issue, with Black actors… Read More

Erykah Badu: Nothing Neo About Her Soul [INTERVIEW]

Erykah Badu: Nothing Neo About Her Soul [INTERVIEW]

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

Erykah Badu returned to her performing roots last Thursday (October 29). The Dallas-born songstress graced the stage at the Black… Read More

Sweet 16: Best Horror Movies Ever

Sweet 16: Best Horror Movies Ever

by #teamEBONY

In a sad attempt to get into the Halloween mood, I recently watched some really awful horror movies.  The first, “The Lazarus Effect,”… Read More

D’Banj Bridges the African-American Gap [INTERVIEW]

D’Banj Bridges the African-American Gap [INTERVIEW]

by Suede

Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’Banj, has been pounding the Nigerian entertainment industry like yam since the… Read More

jessica Care moore Mixes Art + Activism to a ‘Tea’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

jessica Care moore Mixes Art + Activism to a ‘Tea’ [INTERVIEW]

by Sun Singleton

Detroit is famous for its music, from Motown to techno and house, to Eminem and Dilla. But it’s less well known for its stellar… Read More

Usher + Harry Belafonte Discuss the ‘Chains’ That Bind

Usher + Harry Belafonte Discuss the ‘Chains’ That Bind

by Felice León

A euphoric Usher Raymond IV walked into a reception space at the 92nd Street Y on the upper west side of Manhattan as though he’d… Read More

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[SHADE BRIGADE]
Anthony Mackie for the Racial Draft Anyone?

by Michael Arceneaux

It’s been quite a minute since I’ve written a new edition of Shade Brigade, frankly because taking so many doses of stupid… Read More

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[90s Til Infinity] Groove Theory Revisited

by Michael A. Gonzales

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this week, Groove Theory’s self-titled debut album was a game changer in the world of Black… Read More

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Questions Black People Will NEVER Know the Answer To

by #teamEBONY

There are some queries for which we will never have answers.  Which came first, the chicken or the egg?  If a tree falls in a forest and… Read More

The Night Time Is the Right Time: A Retrospective<br />

The Night Time Is the Right Time: A Retrospective

by Raqiyah Mays

Since 1968, there have been dozens of programs on American TV featuring a relatively diverse array of Black families. But for many years within this… Read More

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