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Tony Award-winning actress Anika Noni Rose keeps the gigs rolling and her talents sharp. The multi-talented entertainer, who is set to appear… Read More

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"Keep your friends close and your Muslims closer," joked the family patriarch, Joe Carmichael, in the first 10 minutes of last night's… Read More

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Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta Return is the Distraction We Need Right Now

by Michael Arceneaux

On Monday, my favorite Negro Telenovela, Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, returns on VH1. Full disclosure: I have already seen the season premiere… Read More

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