Natalie Cole: A Remembrance (1950-2015)

Natalie Cole: A Remembrance (1950-2015)

by Michael A. Gonzales

Stellar singer and showbiz royalty Natalie Cole has passed away at the age of 65. Cole died Thursday evening at Cedars-Sinai Medical… Read More

They Said What? 2015's Best Clapback Moments

They Said What? 2015's Best Clapback Moments

by Chan C. Smith

It's a pretty safe bet that 2015 was the year notable personalities didn't bite their tongues when they got dissed. Celebrities took to social… Read More

10 Best Black Entertainment Moments of 2015

10 Best Black Entertainment Moments of 2015

by Matthew Allen

Entertainment has never been simply an outlet of escapism for African-Americans. It serves as a window to our creativity, our ability… Read More

Hill Harper Talks Good Guy Versus Bad Guy in 'Concussion'

Hill Harper Talks Good Guy Versus Bad Guy in 'Concussion'

by Najja Parker

Many films include a superhero and a villain. While one plots to maintain chaos and madness, the other swoops in to save the day. Some crowding the… Read More

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Rest in Power: Ex-Globetrotters Star Meadowlark Lemon

by #teamEBONY

Meadowlark Lemon, the “clown prince” of basketball’s barnstorming Harlem Globetrotters, whose blend of hook shots and humor brought… Read More

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by Demetria Irwin

In 2005, when Octavia Butler’s novel Fledgling came out, I gave it to all of my nieces and “little”… Read More

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Kanye West has made a surprise appearance as a “contestant” on American Idol, his wife Kim Kardashian… Read More

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Lil Bibby Cracks Wise on Chicago’s Next Gen MCs [INTERVIEW]

by Daniel Kerry

At 21, rapper Lil Bibby has the street knowledge and quiet confidence of a man twice his age. Hailing from Chicago, the city… Read More

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Brandy Comes Straight Up on ‘Zoe Ever After’ [INTERVIEW]

by Ashley White

After slaying the stage as Roxie Hart in Broadway’s Chicago and starring in the final season of BET’s The… Read More

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NBA Stars Speak Up on Ending Gun Violence

by #teamEBONY

At this point in the NBA season, we would expect players like Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony and Joakim Noah to talk more about high scores… Read More

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