Ntozake Shange Debuts New Work

Ntozake Shange Debuts New Work

by Souleo

In her private residence, playwright, Ntozake Shange is lost in her own world: one made up of words, rhythm and recovery. The… Read More

Biggie Too Fat for Brooklyn Corner Honor?

Biggie Too Fat for Brooklyn Corner Honor?

by #teamEBONY

Earlier this year, Brooklyn resident LeRoy McCarthy started an online petition to name a local street corner after Biggie Smalls… Read More

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The role of a lifetime comes early for Lupita Nyong’o, who stars in the critically acclaimed movie adaptation of 12 Years… Read More

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Kerry Washington will host Saturday Night Live on November 2, NBC announced today; Eminem will be the musical guest, marking… Read More

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K. Michelle Defends ‘Monkey-Looking’ Comment

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K. Michelle Defends Bashing Disrespectful ‘Monkey-Looking’ Fan Drama, drama, drama! After squaring up with damn… Read More

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Donald Glover's Open Letters

by #teamEBONY

Donald Glover explained his departure from NBC show Community in a series of candid notes posted to his Instagram. The 30-year-old… Read More

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Kenan Thompson on SNL's Lack of Black Comediennes

by #teamEBONY

When Saturday Night Live announced this season's six new cast members, many were shocked to see that the sketch comedy… Read More

[BLACK POP DAILY] Jay Z Blanks on Lyrics... Again

[BLACK POP DAILY] Jay Z Blanks on Lyrics... Again

by Cecily Michelle

Jay Z Forgets Lyrics While Performing… Again There comes a time in an old rapper’s life when one must remember… Read More

Maxine Powell, Motown Records’ chief of charm, dead at 98

Maxine Powell Dies

by The Grio

Maxine Powell, who was responsible for developing the charm, grace and style of Motown Records’ artists during the Detroit… Read More

Ja Rule Is 'In Love' with Freedom<br />
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Ja Rule Is 'In Love' with Freedom

by Vanessa Abron

What do you get when you take a former drug dealer, a Grammy-award winning gospel singer and a formerly incarcerated rapper? A new movie and hopefully… Read More

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