Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson & Husband Welcome Baby Boy!

by #TeamEBONY

Ms. Jackson is officially a mom. According to People Magazine, the music legend and her husband, Wissam Al Mana, welcomed a bouncing baby boy just... Read More

Mariah Carey’s NYE Performance Disaster and The Blame Game

Mariah Carey’s NYE Performance Disaster and The Blame Game

by LaToya Cross

Mariah Carey's team is playing the blame game following the singer's embarrassing TV moment Read More

Kim Burrell’s Anti-Gay Sermon Gets Her Booted From ‘Ellen Show’ Appearance

Kim Burrell’s Anti-Gay Sermon Gets Her Booted From ‘Ellen Show’ Appearance

by #TeamEBONY

Over the holiday break, gospel singer Kim Burrell’s sermon calling homosexuality “perverted” went viral, reigniting the conversation about Christianity and the LGBTQ community. During a... Read More

EBONY Exclusive: Reel South  to Premiere ‘Soul City’ Film

EBONY Exclusive: Reel South to Premiere ‘Soul City’ Film

by LaToya Cross

Watch: "Soul City" is a film about a group of civil rights activists who attempted to build a multiracial utopia in North Carolina's Klan country. Read More

Serena Williams

Serena Williams is Engaged to A White Man—And People Have Already Started

by Shantell E. Jamison

In 2016…hell almost 2017, you would think that folks wouldn’t trip over interracial dating. But social media continues to let us know that prejudice... Read More

Serena Williams Engagement

Clap For Her! Serena Williams Is Engaged!

by #TeamEBONY

First Simone Biles made us proud, and now Serena Williams is doing the same. Named one of the greatest athletes of all time, the superstar is... Read More

black film

A Very Unapologetically Black Year in Movies and TV

by Shawn Edwards

“Burn Hollywood burn, I smell a riot goin’ on first they’re guilty now they’re gone/Yeah I’ll check out a movie/But it’ll take a Black... Read More

Mahalia Jackson Feature

Soul Speak: Mahalia Jackson Recordings Discovered!

by Melissa Kimble

When Mahalia Jackson passed in 1972, we put everyone on notice that the “world’s greatest gospel singer” was no longer with us.  In the April... Read More

Denzel Washington Gives Perspective on Colorism in Hollywood

Denzel Washington Gives Perspective on Colorism in Hollywood

by LaToya Cross

Denzel Washington, who has been busy promoting the film Fences, never descends your presence without leaving a bit of information that will have your... Read More

5 Things T.I. and Tiny Should Try Before Calling It Quits

5 Things T.I. and Tiny Should Try Before Calling It Quits

by S. Tia Brown

People want to see T.I. and Tiny together. The fortunate result of all the well-marketed “dime bags to riches” fodder that has helped fuel... Read More