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Aretha Franklin’s Public Memorial and Funeral Service Begins

by Teddy Grant   Aug 31, 2018

A tribute concert for Aretha Franklin was held at Chene Park Amphitheater in Detroit on Thursday and featured performances from Johnny Gill, Angie Stone and... Read More

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Aretha Franklin Tribute: Top ‘Queen of Soul’ Covers That Has Our R-E-S-P-E-C-T

by Teddy Grant   Aug 30, 2018

Aretha Franklin passed away at her home in Detroit on Aug. 16 surrounded by loved ones after a battle with pancreatic cancer. The Queen... Read More

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Michael Jackson’s Most Iconic Moments, Honoring His 60th Birthday

by Teddy Grant   Aug 29, 2018

Wednesday marks what would have been the 60th birthday of the King of Pop. Michael Jackson entertained fans for decades with his undeniable talent... Read More

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Queen Ifrica Celebrates Women’s Equality Day with ‘Black Woman’ Music Video

by Christina Santi   Aug 26, 2018

VP Records artist Queen Ifrica is using her voice to empower and encourage Black women on Women’s Equality Day with an EBONY.com exclusive premiere... Read More

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Janet Jackson to Be Honored at ‘Black Girls Rock’

by Teddy Grant   Aug 24, 2018

Black Girls Rock will honor Janet Jackson with the rock star award at this year’s show, per The Associated Press. Organizers called Jackson a “phenomenal... Read More

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Report: Aretha Franklin Had No Will, Four Sons To Split $80M Estate

by Teddy Grant   Aug 22, 2018

Aretha Franklin died without having a will or a trust and her four sons have filed paperwork that lists them as “interested parties” on... Read More

MTV VMAs 2018: Here’s the Complete List of Winners

MTV VMAs 2018: Here’s the Complete List of Winners

by Christina Santi   Aug 21, 2018

On Monday, the MTV Video Music Awards took place at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Some of today’s biggest names attended... Read More

Watch Cardi B Get Tangled in ‘Ring’ Video Featuring Kehlani

Watch Cardi B Get Tangled in ‘Ring’ Video Featuring Kehlani

by Christina Santi   Aug 20, 2018

On Monday, Cardi B released the music video for her fifth single, “Ring” featuring Kehlani, from her debut album, Invasion of Privacy. The Mike Ho-direct visual... Read More

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SZA’s Empowering Message to Women: ‘We Don’t Need Men to Survive’

by Christina Santi   Aug 20, 2018

Singer-songwriter SZA recently did an interview with British Vogue, in which she spoke about the gender gap that effects music festival lineups.  The 27-year-old... Read More

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Stevie Wonder Cries Sharing Last Words to Aretha Franklin (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Aug 17, 2018

Stevie Wonder was overcome with emotion on Friday, when he sat down for an interview with CBS This Morning, to share what his final... Read More