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Michelle Obama Shares Unreleased Personal Pics Ahead of Memoir Release (PHOTOS)

Michelle Obama Shares Unreleased Personal Pics Ahead of Memoir Release (PHOTOS)

by Jessica Bennett   May 23, 2018

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is in the midst of sharing several previously unreleased photos from her personal stash while working on her upcoming... Read More

Cudjoe Lewis, Zora Neale Hurston, last slave ship

Survivor of the Last Slave Ship Spoke to Zora Neale Hurston in 1930, Interview Finally Revealed

by Teddy Grant   May 10, 2018

Sixty years after slavery was abolished, author and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston found the last surviving prisoner of the last slave ship that brought... Read More

Charlamagne’s 2nd Book, ‘Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me’ Coming Soon

Charlamagne’s 2nd Book, ‘Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me’ Coming Soon

by Jessica Bennett   May 07, 2018

Following the success of his debut as an author, Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It, radio and television personality Charlamagne Tha... Read More

Nobel Prizes

Nobel Prizes Awarded to Black Author and Essayist for Writing

by Teddy Grant   Apr 17, 2018

An author and an essayist were awarded Nobel Prizes on Monday for their work in General Nonfiction and Feature writing, respectively. Essayist Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah... Read More

The Radical King, Audible

Wanda Sykes, LeVar Burton and Other Stars Perform MLK’s Essays for Audible

by Teddy Grant   Apr 04, 2018

Wanda Sykes, Gabourey Sidibe, LeVar Burton and other stars have lent their voice to Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.s work, Audible announced on Tuesday. The... Read More

Tiger Woods Biography to Be Adapted for TV Docuseries

Tiger Woods Biography to Be Adapted for TV Docuseries

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 27, 2018

With today’s release of authors Jeff Benedict’s and Armen Keteyian’s Tiger Woods biography, talk has already turned to adapting the highly anticipated read for... Read More

kendrick lamar

Kendrick Lamar Biography Soon to Hit Bookshelves

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 23, 2018

At 30 years old, Kendrick Lamar has already had enough impact to warrant his own biography. The Compton, California MC’s life will soon be... Read More

U-God Belives RZA Mismanaged The Wu-Tang Clan, Leading to Group’s Demise

U-God Belives RZA Mismanaged The Wu-Tang Clan, Leading to Group’s Demise

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 21, 2018

U-God is sharing his truth in his newly released memoir, RAW: My Journey Into the Wu-Tang, where he details the demise of the legendary... Read More

Leslie Odom Jr., Nationwide

‘Hamilton’s’ Leslie Odom Jr. Talks ‘Failing Up’ and Inspiring Young People

by Teddy Grant   Mar 19, 2018

Fans of the multitalented Leslie Odom Jr. did not have to look far when the actor left the megasuccessful Tony Award-winning musical Hamilton in... Read More

Corduroy Viola Davis

Viola Davis Writes Sequel to Classic Children Book ‘Corduroy’

by Teddy Grant   Mar 14, 2018

What can’t Viola Davis do? The Academy, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress will soon add author to her ranks as she has announced she’s... Read More