[PHOTOS] The Top 5: 2012 VMA Moments

[PHOTOS] The Top 5: 2012 VMA Moments

I blame this on Blue Ivy. Before the Beyhive aims their stingers at me in protection of their queen, let me explain. Beyonce's… Read More

Joan Smalls

Catwalking to the Mic: Joan Smalls Named New MTV Host

by Melanie Yvette

A darling of the fashion industry, model Joan Smalls is strutting all the way to mic as the new host of MTV's House… Read More

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Baby Thug Rappers Rising (and Falling)

The Kids Are Not Alright:
Baby Thug Rappers Rising (and Falling)

by Elijah Watson

The lyrics of rapper Lil Mouse's "Get Smoked” incorporates some of the most common themes present in today’s… Read More

Do Terrence J. and Michael Strahan’s Co-Host Gigs Point to Progress in Media?

Do Terrence J. and Michael Strahan’s Co-Host Gigs Point to Progress in Media?

by Gerren Keith Gaynor

The announcement of Terrence Jenkins (best known as 'Terrence J.' during his 106 and Park days) and former NFL star… Read More

Michael K. Williams Admits Drug Abuse

Michael K. Williams Admits Drug Abuse

by #teamEBONY

"The Wire" breakout star Michael K. Williams has recently opened up about the drug abuse he developed… Read More

Hip Hop Legends Attend Lighty Funeral

Hip Hop Legends Attend Lighty Funeral

by #teamEBONY

When you're as influential as the late Chris Lighty was in the hip hop industry, even the busiest and most elusive stars will… Read More

Rihanna

Rihanna and Chris Brown to Perform VMAs?

by #teamEBONY

Rihanna and Chris Brown have entered the rumor mill once again, but this time it is the Bajan pop star who stoked… Read More

Michael Clarke Duncan

Michael Clarke Duncan Funeral Details Revealed

by #teamEBONY

The late actor and all-around good guy, Michael Clarke Duncan, will have his life celebrated with a public casket viewing and… Read More

Black Writers Get a Voice in New Literary Magazine ‘Spook'<br />

Black Writers Get a Voice in New Literary Magazine ‘Spook'

by Brooke Obie

When it comes to Black stories featured in mainstream literary magazines, there is a noticeable deficit – and it’s not… Read More

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