Cicely Tyson’s Emotional Speech From EBONY Power 100

Cicely Tyson’s Emotional Speech From EBONY Power 100

by Chan C. Smith

Critically-acclaimed actress Cicely Tyson took home one of the highest awards of the evening at this year’s EBONY Power 100 event. The Lifetime Acheivement... Read More

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

by Chan C. Smith

If you don’t know, now you know. EBONY’s Thursday night celebration of Black excellence was a showstopper filled with celebrities, community leaders and thinkers... Read More

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Cicely Tyson, Diana Ross to Be Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

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As President Obama winds down his final days in office, he’s vowed to leave it all on the field and work right up until... Read More

Cicely Tyson Honored By American Theatre Wing

Cicely Tyson Honored By American Theatre Wing

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The icon receives another honor for her dedication to the arts Read More

Black Girls Rock! Celebrates the Superwoman [PHOTOS]

Black Girls Rock! Celebrates the Superwoman [PHOTOS]

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Unlike most award shows that praise celebrities and validate vanity, this weekend’s Black Girls Rock! Awards tugged at the heartstrings of everyone in the... Read More

Emmys 2014: Is There Enough Room for THIS Many Black TV Stars?

Emmys 2014: Is There Enough Room for THIS Many Black TV Stars?

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Black history was made yesterday as the 2014 Emmy Awards nominations were announced, acknowledging a record 11 African-American nominees. Not since Roots scored nine... Read More

Black Celeb Style: Radiating Regal Elegance

Black Celeb Style: Radiating Regal Elegance

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This week in Black Celeb Style, your favorite celebs rocked chic looks while enjoying nights out on the town. Tika Sumpter was the lady... Read More

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Blacks Shine at Tony Awards

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Four African-American actors won statues in major categories from the American Theatre Wing. The three-hour telecast on CBS saluted Broadway’s best and among them... Read More

Vanessa Williams Talks Heart Health, Cicely Tyson and Writing with Mom

Vanessa Williams Talks Heart Health, Cicely Tyson and Writing with Mom

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She is Vanessa Williams. Iconic, legendary and the first Black woman crowned Miss America, the breathtaking triple threat has done, over and over again,... Read More