‘Roots’ Cast Announced, Questlove Speaks on the Musical Theme<br />

‘Roots’ Cast Announced, Questlove Speaks on the Musical Theme

by #teamEBONY

A+E Networks announced new casting for its four-night, eight-hour 2016 miniseries Roots, including Forest Whitaker as Fiddler… Read More

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Matt Damon Whitesplains Diversity

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HBO’s Project Greenlight has found itself at the center of controversy due to creator Matt Damon’s major bout… Read More

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Hologram Whitney Houston Is Coming to a Nightmare Near You

by Jamilah Lemieux

Three years ago, a hologram of 2pac Shakur made it’s debut at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, and though I wasn’t… Read More

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“We each need to go on an exploration of exactly who our fathers… Read More

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Saul Williams Takes on the ‘US (a.)’ [INTERVIEW]

by Kyle G. Dargan

In 2009, Saul Williams “voted for ‘change’ and skipped town,” opting to observe his country’s next… Read More

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I have a confession to make: I have not seen Love and Basketball. Which, okay. I’m sure there are many… Read More

The Hip Hop Hall of Fame Awards Returns!

The Hip Hop Hall of Fame Awards Returns!

by #teamEBONY

From style of dress to the way one rocks their hair, shades and hat, Hip-Hop has been a cultural influencer for decades. It provides a platform… Read More

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On the “A” with Souleo: ‘Black Panthers’ doc presents rise and fall of activist organization

by Souleo

To tell the story of the Black Panther Party is to explore race, economic inequality, political corruption, violence, police brutality, the politics… Read More

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Collaboration Craze: Wiz Khalifa Teams with Snoop Dogg; Big Boi + Phantogram

by Najja Parker

If you want to kick it with Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg, you must adhere to one rule: No social media. That's… Read More

Serena Turns 'Black Twitter' Into Soccer Moms

Serena Turns 'Black Twitter' Into Soccer Moms

by Damon Young

Tuesday night, the amorphous cultural entity coined “Black Twitter” by people who are neither Black nor on Twitter, converged… Read More

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