Michelle Obama to speak at Maya Angelou memorial service

First Lady Michelle Obama will Speak at Maya Angelou's Service

by The Washington Post

Michelle Obama will speak at Maya Angelou's memorial service. First lady Michelle Obama will speak at a private… Read More

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INTRODUCING Fatima [NEW MUSIC]

Fans of future-funk band Sa-Ra Creative Partners already know Fatima’s tangy vocals from “Little Girl” (off group… Read More

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With Black Music Month here, it’s a perfect time to reflect on the aural architects who helped shaped the noir soundtracks… Read More

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A new poll shows that White sports fans and Black sports fans vastly differ in their support of Lebron James. Read More

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It's Not the Ref's Fault Your Team Lost

by Damon Young

A decade or so ago, a friend asked if I could referee a 5th grade championship game at a local elementary school. Apparently, the… Read More

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Two Women's College Basketball Players Die in Car Accident

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Two women's college basketball players were killed in a car accident.  Two women’s basketball players… Read More

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Will Smith to star in film about NFL concussions.  Will Smith is ready to tackle the NFL’s concussion… Read More

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Michael Jackson Inc. (Atria $26) by Zack O’Malley Greenburg offers a perspective fans around the world may have never… Read More

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In Shonda They Trust? Black Women Take Over TV

by Aaron Randle

Black women are standing strong—and standing out—in what may be one of the most diverse seasons of network and cable… Read More

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Star-Studded Gordon Parks Dinner Raises Over $1 Million [VIDEO]

Meeting Gordon Parks in the late 1990s was a remarkable moment for me, despite my interviewing celebrities for a living. The late… Read More

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