Bad Business? Birdman Responds to Rick Ross, Others Who Claim He Ripped Them Off

Bad Business? Birdman Responds to Rick Ross, Others Who Claim He Ripped Them Off

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“I’m a man and I stand my ground and I do my thing.” – Birdman Rapper Rick Ross came for Birdman in his track,... Read More

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Audra McDonald on Starring in ‘Beauty and the Beast’ and Raising Confident Black Daughters

by Crystal Shaw-King

Audra McDonald is #BlackGirlMagic personified. Why? Because the singer and actress has racked up a laundry list of awards, honors and accolades, including a... Read More

Idris Elba

Get Ready for an Idris Elba Takeover BBC-Style!

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Idris Elba is certainly carving his lane. When he’s not starring in a feature flick or making crowds move with his DJ skills, the... Read More

Showtime to Premiere Documentary on 1992 L.A. Riots

Showtime to Premiere Documentary on 1992 L.A. Riots

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Burn MotherF*cker Burn is about to set Showtime ablaze. The documentary comes in time for the 25th anniversary of the L.A. Riots, one of... Read More

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Nobel Prize Winning Poet Derek Walcott Has Died

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The literary world has lost one of its lions. Sir Derek Walcott, the Nobel Prize winning poet and playwright has passed away. He was... Read More

Netflix Bringing 1969  LAPD Raid on Black Panthers to Screen

Netflix Bringing 1969 LAPD Raid on Black Panthers to Screen

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The LAPD raid on the Black Panthers was intensely problematic from the start on December 9, 1969. Five days prior, revolutionary activist and leader... Read More

Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington Zooms onto the ‘Cars 3’ Cast

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Kerry Washington may be ruling Thursday nights on the hit ABC show Scandal, but soon she’ll be flexing her talents in a new arena: animated... Read More

#DigitalScene: Five Web Series You Need to Watch

#DigitalScene: Five Web Series You Need to Watch

by L'Oreal Thompson Payton

Once upon a time, we’d have to wait week after week to see our favorite primetime sitcoms. Whether it was In Living Color or... Read More

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HBO Releases Full Trailer for ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’

by Britni Danielle

HBO wants you to add another must-see film to your list: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. The film, which is produced by and stars media... Read More

Jussie Smollett Targets Trump, Gives Voice to Oppressed in “F.U.W.”

Jussie Smollett Targets Trump, Gives Voice to Oppressed in “F.U.W.”

by LaToya Cross

Jussie Smollett is a man of message. With his eyes glued to the current state of society, he’s not one to sit back and... Read More