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12 Years a Slave Wins Best Drama at Golden Globes

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“12 Years a Slave” entered the Golden Globe Awards with seven nominations but walked away with only one win — the… Read More

Lee Daniels in Talks to Direct Richard Pryor Biopic

Lee Daniels Might Direct Richard Pryor Biopic

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Lee Daniels is looking to get back into business with The Weinstein Company. The director is in negotiations to tackle an untitled… Read More

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Kenny Clarke, The Man Who Created Jazz's Basic Beat

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Musicians call it "spang-a-lang," for obvious phonetic reasons, and it's so synonymous with jazz, it no longer occurs… Read More

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Baraka and the Black Arts Movement

by Michael A. Gonzales

Many young writers, no matter how independent they are as thinkers, want to be down with a cool group of fellow scribes. Flipping… Read More

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Amiri Baraka, ‘Why Is We Americans?’

Amiri Baraka, in season 1, episode 4 of Def Poetry Jam. Read More

Free, Black and Blue Ivy

Free, Black and Blue Ivy

by Jamilah Lemieux

There has been much chatter about Beyonce’s 10+ year rockage of usually-blonde, usually-long weaves and wigs and there has… Read More

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Outkast Reunion Coming Soon

by Slate

It took some time, but the rumor that Outkast will reunite at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has finally been confirmed… Read More

Production Halted on Drake's Posthumous Aaliyah Project

Production Stopped with Drake's Aaliyah Project

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The would-be Aaliyah record of unreleased tracks from the late singer is staying on the shelf -- for good, this time. Production… Read More

OWN’s ‘Haves and Have Nots’ Returns to a Record Audience

Record Audience for The Haves and the Have Nots

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OWN’s Tyler Perry soap “The Haves and the Have Nots” kicked off its second season Tuesday with series highs and… Read More

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[THIS HAPPENED]
Dennis Rodman Blames It on the Al-Al-Alcohol

by Michael Arceneaux

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