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Lupe Fiasco Thrown Offstage After Anti-Obama Rant

by The Root

According to concertgoers, rapper Lupe Fiasco was thrown offstage and escorted from a Washington, D.C., concert… Read More

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INTRODUCING Alexis Hightower

Alexis Hightower delivers passionate acoustic soul for “me-time,” be it bath-by-candlelight or a secluded iPod destination… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

CBS News has announced that George Bush's former Secretary of State Condoleezza… Read More

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#ThatHat:
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It will not be easy to try to upstage Aretha Franklin’s hat from President Obama’s first inauguration today. The… Read More

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My Presidents Are Black [PHOTOS]

Love a good conspiracy theory? Ever hear the one about all the Black presidents before Barack Obama’s election four years ago?… Read More

The Gender Trap In Black Girls, White Girls and Rap

The Gender Trap In Black Girls, White Girls and Rap

by #teamEBONY

In the latest issue of “my blues ain’t like yours,” a recent article on Vice magazine’s… Read More

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Alicia Keys to Sing Super Bowl Anthem

by The Grio

A person familiar with Super Bowl entertainment plans tells The Associated Press that Alicia Keys has been lined… Read More

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2013 African-American Film Preview

Black Hollywood is poised to have a stellar 2013, as a crop of films head for multiplex cinemas worldwide. Foregoing the stereotypical… Read More

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The Genius of ‘Chappelle’s Show’:
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by David Wall Rice

“Name your price in the beginning. If it ever gets more expensive than the price you name, get out of there.”—William… Read More

Kriss Kross

Kriss Kross Will Reunite for So So Def Recordings

by #teamEBONY

Of all the recent musical reunion news, it’s safe to say that nobody saw this one coming: Kriss Kross is… Read More

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