Prince at SXSW

Prince to Have Eight Minute Set on SNL

by #teamEBONY

When Prince plays Saturday Night Live on Nov. 1, he will play one extra-long segment in the middle of the show. As… Read More

Johnny Gill Returns to the ‘Game’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

Johnny Gill Returns to the ‘Game’ [INTERVIEW]

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

At 17, he had it all: a budding solo career, a handsome face, the perfect Jheri curl, and a chart-topping musical future arriving… Read More

Suzanne de Passe Looks Back on ‘Motown 25’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

Suzanne de Passe Looks Back on ‘Motown 25’ [INTERVIEW]

by Michael A. Gonzales

On May 16, 1983, much of America was sitting in front of the television watching the event that was Motown 25: Yesterday, Today… Read More

kameron corvet

INTRODUCING Kameron Corvet [NEW MUSIC]

Soul rocker Kameron Corvet’s latest single, “Bad for Me,” keeps it realer than real about that moment when you… Read More

Is This the End for Chief Keef?

Is This the End for Chief Keef?

by John Kennedy

For many, the initial image of Chief Keef was jarring. It was the video for his 2012 breakout hit “I Don’t Like”:… Read More

Luke James Takes a Stand for Love [INTERVIEW]

Luke James Takes a Stand for Love [INTERVIEW]

by Sun Singleton

When Grammy-nominated singer Luke James released his self-titled debut album last month, the anticipation of fans (mainly women)… Read More

Rescue Me: Snoop, Iggy, T.I. and White Women Having the Luxury of Being Saved

Of Course, Iggy Azalea Would be "Saved"

by Clutch

But Iggy had to be saved. Like T.I. had to put on the cape and come get her. Well once her boyfriend Nick Young couldn’t do… Read More

mark darkfeather

INTRODUCING
Mark Darkfeather
[NEW MUSIC]

Jersey born, Brooklyn reborn Aleijuan Afuraka makes music for every kid that was ever called a ni**er. He suggests a melody for all… Read More

bobby shmurda bet hip hop awards

How to Fix the BET Hip-Hop Awards

by Damon Young

The BET Hip-Hop awards aired this week, an annual awards show whose sole purpose now seems to be to provide Black Twitter with joke… Read More

Most viewed

Entertainment & Culture / By Sun Singleton
Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Entertainment & Culture
Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Style / By Tyrus Townsend
Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

News & Views / By Damon Young
Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

News & Views / By Kristian Davis Bailey
Detroit's New Activist Generation

Detroit's New Activist Generation

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter