Shameless Maya

Spotlight: Digital Star Shameless Maya

by Diahann Williams

365 days of self-promotion, 875K Youtube followers and a photo shoot with Prince? We had to introduce the EBONY audience to Shameless Maya. Read More

Taraji P. Henson is a Bad Mamma Jamma in Action Thriller

Taraji P. Henson is a Bad Mamma Jamma in Action Thriller

by #TeamEbony

Taraji P. Henson is packing heat in her next film project. In Proud Mary, a new action thriller, the Empire actress is a fierce... Read More

The Roots Crew Partner with Amazon for Children Series

The Roots Crew Partner with Amazon for Children Series

by #TeamEbony

When you think universal sound, The Roots Crew should automatically pop in your head. The Philadelphia-bred band have the talent to tap into any... Read More

EBONY’s Festival Season Survival Tips + Coachella Inside Look with Instagram

EBONY’s Festival Season Survival Tips + Coachella Inside Look with Instagram

by Diahann Williams and Melissa Kimble

When it comes to Black and Brown people, we’re often overlooked during festival time. Never fret. As you get ready for Coachella, Lollapalooza, Pitchfork... Read More

‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2 Premiere Date is Here!

‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2 Premiere Date is Here!

by #TeamEbony

The Bordelon family is making its return and EBONY has the official Queen Sugar season two premiere date. But, before we dish on the... Read More

‘Step’ To This!  Sundance Doc Gets Theatrical Date

‘Step’ To This! Sundance Doc Gets Theatrical Date

by LaToya Cross

Stepping is an art form with a meaning that stems deeper than rhythmic foot pounds to the floor, hand claps, and saucy finger snaps.... Read More

Russell Westbrook April May cover EBONY

April/May 2017 Cover Exclusive: Who Is Russell Westbrook?

by Britni Danielle

Russell Westbrook is notoriously private. He keeps his responses short, choosing to answer only the question at hand. And If you ask him about... Read More

watts

In Our Cities: Watts Residents Find Food, Family at Hawkins House of Burgers

by Mariel Turner

With the arrival of cooking apps, food blogs and meal delivery services it can be difficult to make a lasting impact in today’s food... Read More

janelle monae

Janelle Monae is Headed to Dillard University!

by #TeamEbony

Janelle Monae is always one with a message. The savvy entertainer, actress and activist is now heading to Dillard University to deliver the commencement... Read More

College Ambition: Yara Shahidi, You Rock!

College Ambition: Yara Shahidi, You Rock!

by #TeamEbony

Yara Shahidi is such an inspiring light! The 17-year-old actress and co-star of hit ABC series, black-ish recently shared that she received acceptance to... Read More