lena horne

From Lena Horne to Pharrell: EBONY’s Most Iconic Music Covers

From Lena Horne to Pharrell: EBONY’s Most Iconic Music Covers

by Christina Santi   Jun 29, 2018

This is the last installment of our Black Music Month series, where EBONY has placed focus on the underappreciated movers and shakers of the... Read More

Lena Horne, the Original ‘Light Girl’:
“I Don’t Want to Be Loved For How Black I Ain’t” [DIGITAL SHORT]

Lena Horne, the Original 'Light Girl':
"I Don't Want to Be Loved For How Black I Ain't" [DIGITAL SHORT]

by #teamEBONY   Feb 20, 2015

February 20, 2015 – (Los Angeles, CA) Codeblack Films, a Lionsgate Company, has partnered with EBONY Magazine to release an original short film in... Read More

vintage ebony magazine covers

Buzzfeed Discovers EBONY

by #teamEBONY   Mar 07, 2014

From Lena Horne's iconic 1947 cover to the 1999 anointing of Lauryn Hill as "Hip-Hop's Hottest Star", Buzzfeed's gallery of EBONY Magazine covers provides a... Read More

Beauty Blogger

BLOGGER TO WATCH: Brown Bombshell Beauty

by Nicole Miles   Aug 14, 2012

Name: Amber McKinnon            Location: Kansas City, MO Occupation: Beauty Blogger and Social Media/Blog Developer Blog: www.BrownBombshellBeauty.com EBONY: Can you tell us a bit about... Read More

[INTERVIEW]
Carmen de Lavallade: the Saga Continues

[INTERVIEW]
Carmen de Lavallade: the Saga Continues

by Kristin Braswell   May 25, 2012

Carmen de Lavallade is the type of name that rolls off the tongue. It’s the type of name you’d expect to see in big... Read More

Blowing Lena’s Horne

Blowing Lena’s Horne

by Margena A. Christian   Jan 10, 2012

At 16, her mother put Lena into the chorus line of Harlem’s famed Cotton Club. There she earned $25 a week. By 1940, she... Read More