#TrafficBae Demetria Obilor Is Putting on for the Culture Yet Again

#TrafficBae Demetria Obilor Is Putting on for the Culture Yet Again

by Zahara Hill   Feb 19, 2018

Just months ago, Texas anchor Demetria Obilor was on the receiving end of condescending commentary about her Afro from a viewer. Last week, she reveled in... Read More

Reality Star Checks Producer Who Advises Her to Go ‘Less Macy Gray’

Reality Star Checks Producer Who Advises Her to Go ‘Less Macy Gray’

by Zahara Hill   Jan 04, 2018

Hotep dialogue isn’t too atypical of VH1’s Love and Hip-Hop series. But the reality show’s new Miami franchise took some viewers by pleasant surprise when a music... Read More

[NATURAL HAIR NOW]
Jesse Boykins III: Our Afro Pick

[NATURAL HAIR NOW]
Jesse Boykins III: Our Afro Pick

by #teamEBONY   Nov 14, 2013

Jesse Boykins III has the kind of voice that causes listeners to dive into a serious groove. I’m talking a fingers-snapping, head bobbin,’ totally-in-the-moment... Read More

Natural Hair Crush:
Andy Allo

Natural Hair Crush:
Andy Allo

by #teamEBONY   Aug 16, 2013

I was introduced to this sultry songbird by a friend a little over a year ago and I immediately fell in love with her... Read More

AFROS: The Newest Book Celebrating Natural Hair

AFROS: The Newest Book Celebrating Natural Hair

by #teamEBONY   Aug 08, 2013

Emotional. Striking. Riveting. These descriptions don’t even do justice to Michael July’s AFROS: A Celebration of Natural Hair. Capturing the history, ancestry and essence... Read More

Celebrities Embrace Their Afros

Celebrities Embrace Their Afros

by #teamEBONY   Mar 06, 2013

You may want to pull out your hair picks and wide-toothed combs, because Afros are back in action. The style has been around for... Read More

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A Message for Natural Hair Elitists

by Kimberly Walker   Jun 14, 2012

“It’s just hair!” These are the words uttered by friend, free spirit and hair guru Jane Carter that I will never forget. At the... Read More