Joe Morton in a scene from TURN ME LOOSE by Gretchen Law, Directed by John Gould Rubin.

Joe Morton Takes on Dick Gregory

by Matthew Allen

Joe Morton is a household name, thanks in part to his amazing portrayal of the villainous Rowan Pope on ABC's Scandal. However, before… Read More

Tower of Power's Rick Stevens: Still a Young Man

Tower of Power's Rick Stevens: Still a Young Man

by The Marshall Project / Maurice Chammah

On Friday, Rick Stevens, the original lead singer of 70s R&B/soul band Tower of Power, will perform at a California prison, four years after his… Read More

Podcasting Couple Keeps It Really Real on ‘The Black Guy Who Tips’

Podcasting Couple Keeps It Really Real on ‘The Black Guy Who Tips’

by Craig Lindsey

Down in Charlotte, there is a married couple whose mission is to amuse and inform online listeners five times a week. Roderick and Karen Morrow, both… Read More

[Goal Oriented] Caron Butler and His 'Tuff' Choices

[Goal Oriented] Caron Butler and His 'Tuff' Choices

by Shantell E. Jamison

Sacramento Kings forward Caron Butler’s childhood dream wasn’t to be a pro athlete. He didn’t fantasize about making it on the big… Read More

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'Tangerine' Among Winners at the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards!

by #teamEBONY

Celebrities and guests gathered in New York City on Saturday night to honor and celebrate media for creating content that represents the lives and… Read More

Azealia Banks Only Has Herself to Blame

Azealia Banks Only Has Herself to Blame

by Michael Arceneaux

There’s nothing that frustrates me more than a vile, disrespectful, argumentative troll who refuses to take responsibility for their actions… Read More

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Corinne Bailey Rae Returns

by Matthew Allen

Taking long breaks from the music business is risky, but Corinne Bailey Rae has been very quiet for half a decade. After winning her second Grammy… Read More

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Beards For The Win!

by LaToya Cross

Beards add an edge and an upgraded element of grown man swag.   Whether you like your man candy fresh-faced, or with thin stubble… Read More

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Why You Don’t Want to Come for Prince

by Michael A. Gonzales

From the moment that Prince’s death was made public, there has been much speculation about how the seemingly healthy superstar, who held a party… Read More

Lauryn Hill's Not the Only Artist Who Should Show Fans 'Respek'

Lauryn Hill's Not the Only Artist Who Should Show Fans 'Respek'

by Michael Arceneaux

In 2016, the year of our Lemonade… Read More

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