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Quincy Jones, Diahann Carroll and More Salute Blacks in TV [PHOTOS]

Whether it was crotchety old Fred Sanford gripping his heart for “the big one,” Oprah Winfrey screaming “you get… 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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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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Anthony Mackie co-stars in Our Brand Is Crisis, a film loosely based on the 2005 documentary of the same name. He appears… 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

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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

Mr. Kendrick Goes to Washington

Mr. Kendrick Goes to Washington

by Matthew Allen

When it was announced that Kendrick Lamar was going to be performing selections… Read More

‘Great American Dance’ Marks Alvin Ailey’s Major Movie Debut<br />

‘Great American Dance’ Marks Alvin Ailey’s Major Movie Debut

by #teamEBONY

Four outstanding works by Alvin Ailey American… Read More

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Mary Jane’s Back, Bloodied but Unbowed [RECAP]

by Felice León

Despite the complexity of the beautiful and talented Mary Jane Paul in Being Mary Jane, there’s one consistent theme… Read More

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