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Norm Lewis First Black Phantom of the Opera on Broadway

by #teamEBONY

Hard to believe Norm Lewis is the first Black actor to ever star in this role on Broadway. Most people know actor… Read More

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Chaka Khan Goes Through the Fire in New Doc [INTERVIEW]

by Michael A. Gonzales

It was the summer of ’74 when I first fell in love with Chaka Khan. Living in Harlem, every radio was tuned to WBLS where… Read More

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The oOohh Baby Gimme Mores!

Ooohh baby, gimme more. More rebel attitude, crazier mosh-pit altitude. Toronto punk unit The oOohh Baby Gimme Mores delivered on… Read More

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Dear White People Acquired by Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions

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Will Dear White People be as successful in the theaters as it was at Sundance? Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions… Read More

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A video of Zadie Smith and Chimimanda Adichie talking about literature, the writing process.  It’s… Read More

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13 More Black TV Couples We Love [PHOTOS]

Oh, how we love Black love on the tube! You’ve spoken, we’ve answered. Since you couldn’t get enough of Black… Read More

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WNBA Star Tamika Catchings on Why Athletes Must Give Back

by Ebonie Johnson Cooper

It’s not often that one gets the opportunity to have a conversation with a former NCAA champion, WNBA Finals MVP and three-time… Read More

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Chris Brown On Lock Down

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Mama Joyce may still prefer to get a root canal than watch her daughter, Kandi Burruss, marry Todd Tucker… Read More

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Kid Cudi Says Hip-Hop is Holding Black People Back

by The Grio

Kid Cudi on why hip-hop, and not poverty or institutional racism or the break down of the family, is what's holding Black people back.  Cudi… Read More

Sylvia Rhone Appointed President of Epic Records

Sylvia Rhone Named President of Epic Records

by #teamEBONY

Music industry titan Sylvia Rhone lands new role at Epic Records. Sylvia Rhone has been appointed president of… Read More

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