Akon Teases New Five-Part Album 'Stadium'

Akon Crafts FIve-Part Album, ‘Stadium’

by Billboard

Seven years after he released his last album, Akon is making up for lost time: he’s set to debut a five-part concept album… Read More

Madonna offers an apology of sorts over 'Rebel Heart' images

Madonna Apologies Over Image Appropriation

by EW.com

Following a recent social media gaffe in which she posted poorly doctored images of civil rights leaders in an effort to promote… Read More

“Sorority Sisters” backlash ignores proud history, social relevance of Divine Nine

The Shame in 'Sorority Sisters'

by Kim Trent

More than a century ago, Black activist and scholar W.E.B. DuBois championed the development of a "Talented Tenth": the… Read More

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INTRODUCING Inky Jack [NEW MUSIC]

Nothing’s got stuck in my brain this past holiday week quite like Kwame Butler of Inky Jack sneer-singing his refrain… Read More

The Toughest Scene I Wrote: Dear White People’s Tricky Party-Planning

Justin Simien on the Most Difficult Scene He Wrote for Dear White People

by #teamEBONY

The blackface party scene was really tough to write. It's a multi-protagonist story, and there are so many ways to do that. One… Read More

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Ice Cube Screens N.W.A Biopic Trailer

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Ice Cube Screens N.W.A Biopic Trailer

by John Kennedy

Trailer for N.W.A Biopic Straight Outta Compton Surfaces Before Dr. Dre started peddling headphones… Read More

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Frank Ocean: ‘New Music Coming Soon’

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Frank Ocean: ‘New Music Coming Soon’

by John Kennedy

Lil B Says New Music With Frank Ocean “Coming Soon” At least one wish on music lovers’ Christmas lists… Read More

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Swizz & Alicia Welcome Baby #2!

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Swizz & Alicia Welcome Baby #2!

by John Kennedy

Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys Welcome Baby Boy Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz are literally… Read More

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Kobe Beef Puts Temecula on the Map

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Kobe Beef Puts Temecula on the Map

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five… Read More

Final Goodbye: AP’s Unabridged Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2014

Saying "Goodbye" in 2014

by #teamEBONY

They each turned a moment of violence into a call to action. For James Brady, that moment was when he was shot and wounded by a would-be… Read More

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