Biopic focuses on down-and-out period in Marvin Gaye's life
Marvin Gaye’s ex-wife disapproves of upcoming biopic
Biopic focuses on down-and-out period in Marvin Gaye's life
Marvin Gaye’s ex-wife disapproves of upcoming biopic
Kimra Hysaw uses stun gun to discipline her "handful" son.
Texas mom uses stun gun to punish her son for playing basketball without permission.
Black Enterprise looks back at some of Halle Berry's most intriguing film roles.
From Boomerang to B.A.P.S., Black Enterprise takes you down memory lane with some of Halle…
Motown to star on Broadway.
Gordy’s illustrious career ends where it started
Elixher is go-to resource for multidimensional representation of all things queer
Readers can download Elixher magazine on their mobile phones and tablets.
'Dead Man Down' actor changes his tune when describing Miss Winfrey
Howard showed a little class this time around
Howard says if you don't have something nice to say don't say anything at all
Terrence Howard says blacks need to support each other more
Rapper sues for licensing and branding transactions
Rapper Lil Kim claims she was duped into signing a series of bad licensing deals
The Smith's do it again.
Will you check out the father and son duo in action?
Soul singer will have a role in the pilot show, Second Sight, slated to appear on CBS
Scott has a busy year ahead of her
Singer is no longer on her husband's label
Tamar signs to Epic unexpectedly
Axel Foley and Billy Rosewood will make appearances in pilot TV episode of 'Beverly Hills Cop'
What do you think of reviving this show?
Laughs will continue for Kevin Hart's 'reality' series
Do you like the show?
Legendary rapper will be performing alongside the National Symphony Orchestra
Illmatic will be the soundtrack of the night
Angered rapper lashes out at television host.
Vanzant tells DMX she isn’t intimidated by him.
Terrence Howard claims Iron Man franchise "killed" his career.
Don Cheadle replaced Howard
The colorful artist is now in color!
Bluewater Comics partners with Nicki Minaj to create a comic book based on her life
The Jamie Foxx film has 7 nominations to lead the pack
Somewhere Spike Lee is shaking his head in disgust
Grammy nominated group, foreverJONES, will be the network's first original non-scripted series
Will you tune in?
Producer takes on another TV role in Fox's new drama
What a transition The Rza has made.
It's not clear why Lenny Kravitz backed out
Jesse Martin signs on to play singer Marvin Gaye
LL Cool J tells TMZ it's "disrespectful" to talk about a Chris Dorner film so early.
Don’t they look a lot alike?
The Atlanta Braves have the legendary Hip-Hop group performing in their 2013 Summer Concert Series
If you live in ATL, will you be attending?
Bey gets slammed for skin in wardrobe.
What do you think of the animal fur or print?
Kevin Hart plays the first female, child, and black pope.
What did you think of his SNL appearance?
The Queen is back with a revamped daytime talk show
According to Sony Pictures TV, the show will debut on CBS on September 16th at…
Lamar says the industry needs "more balance" in terms of skin tones
Rapper Kendrick Lamar fights colorism in the music industry
The Person of Interest actress poses again with her dog, Uncle Willy
What is your opinion of PETA?
The title of author is being added to the drummer's resume
Will you buy the book?
After a short illness, famed Motown singer is dead
Did you grow up loving the Temptations?
President Obama plays with one of Rosa Parks' youngest living relatives after dedication ceremony.
President Obama spoke at Rosa Parks statue unveiling
Chicago teacher takes home $250,000 in Jeopardy's Tournament of Champions.
Chicago history teacher, Colby Burnett, takes home the grand prize after winning Jeopardy’s Tournament of…
Zoe says she's doing it for 'her people'
Zoe speaks out about playing Nina Simone
The Godfather of Soul's estate to stay divided as is.
Attorney General Henry McMaster dealt a settlement that split Brown’s estate for charity, his widow,…
Rumors are that the show has put out a casting for a black actor
If you aren’t watching this show now, will you watch if a black character is…
Harley-Davidson recognizes contributions by blacks on their 110th anniversary
Did you know that blacks had a role in the motorcycle culture?
Outspoken comedian among the latest cast of stars for the TV show
Jacoby Jones and Victor Ortiz will also join the cast
While she looks to revive her entertainment career, T-Boz continues to give back to those with leukemia and sickle cell anemia
Her reality show just ended but Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins has got so much else going…
Trump says Tarantino's flick is a 'disgrace'
Donald Trump goes off on Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’
Is it wrong for Denzel to be comfortable with his friends, even if they aren't actors?
Should Denzel be friends with other movie star actors?
After offensive tweet is removed from Twitter, publication issues a formal apology to the young actress
What did you think of this apology?
Cookie Johnson shares initial reaction to husband's positive HIV status.
Magic Johnson’s wife shares her reaction to learning of his HIV status during a New…
Season 3 American Idol winner annoyed that the magazine used an old photo of her
Does she have a beef?
Lisa Lampanelli receives extreme backlash for N-word comment on Twitter.
Lisa Lampanelli defends her use of the N-word on Twitter after receiving huge backlash for…
Harlem neighborhood says "Harlem Shake" videos are "disrespectful."
Filmmaker Chris McGuire takes to the streets of Harlem to see what residents have to…
A cultural journey is taking place in New York City for this Black History Month
Have you been on this tour?
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on the Strip will be the place to be this summer
Will you check out this show?
Anthony Anderson says he's up for the role of Chris Dorner if a film is ever made.
After a tragic killing spree by the now-late Chris Dorner, Anthony Anderson says he’s up…
Wayne was blasted in the letter for being insensitive
Lil Wayne’s offensive lyrics in the song “Karate Chop” sparked outrage
He played Mr. Vernon Gaines on The Cosby Show spinoff
Were you a big fan of him?
Michael Jackson's oldest son is now a TV correspondent.
The 16-year-old says he wants to be a producer and actor.
Decision viewed as sudden
It hasn’t even finished its first season and its gone already
London to see Hova and JT's suit and tie this July.
Get ready Britain!
Free Angela takes us back 41 years.
What are your thoughts on Angela Davis?
Although female fans would disagree, the British actor doesn't see himself as a sex symbol.
Elba appears on the cover of British GQ
Joins Lil Mama and Drew Sidora to round out cast
What do you think of the casting so far?
Comedian gets ready to host the late night show for the very first time
Are you a fan of Kevin Hart?
Franklin will be featured with his choir
Franklin will co-host a Bible trivia show on the Game Show Network
Beyoncé shows off her baby girl, Blue Ivy, during her HBO documentary Life Is But A Dream.
After keeping her life private for so long, Beyoncé opens up her pregnancy and how…
Lil Wayne frowned upon for releasing disrespectful lyrics about Emmett Till.
Epic Records asked to pull Future’s recent single, “Karate Chop,” as Lil Wayne disrespectfully references…
Comedy and soul music on tap in Aruba for Memorial Day weekend
Sinbad will also be in attendance.
Rihanna and many others see album and single sales shoot up after Grammy's performances.
Rihanna, Miguel, Frank Ocean and more see singles and album sales go up after taking…
Are you ready?
The Best Man: the classic romantic comedy is finally getting a sequel!
Works by Norman Lewis, Charles White and more artists are being auctioned off in New York City
Do you have paintings from any of these artists?
The "Let's Make A Deal" host defends his blackness
What are your thoughts?
Zeola “Sweetsie” Gaye, Marvin's sister, shows you her brother's life, through her eyes
Play debuts in the Motor City this week
Has oppression become a trend?
Another trend that may not be as apparent is the influx of slavery era films…
Queen of Hip Hop Soul is honored at VIBE's Impact Awards
Where does Mary J Blige rank on your favorite singer’s list?
The youngest actress ever nominated for an Oscar scores the role in big screen remake
Quvenzhane Wallis will be singing the sun will come out tomorrow as the next Annie.
Famed jazz musician has passed away
Did you listen to Byrd’s music?
Clair Huxtable is not a happy mom
Former mom on The Cosby Show doesn’t like Reality TV ‘Moms’
Deal will allow Netflix users exclusive early views of Queen Latifah Productions.
Queen Latifah’s “Flavor Unit” continues it’s success
The former NBA star and U.S. Cultural Ambassador says the show 'Girls' falls short
Former NBA-er writes a review of the popular HBO series ‘Girls’
Scandal actress takes home top honors
Leading actress Kerry Washington takes home 3 awards for the night
Her debut novel the Twelve Tribes of Hattie gains massive national readership
Have you read the book?
Lifetime's Betty & Coretta renews my deep appreciation for the personal encouragement I received from Dr. Shabazz.
I’d been looking forward to the Lifetime movie Betty & Coretta for weeks. However, when…
The show debuting February 10 will show, among other things, the sisters shark cage diving
‘Being Mandela’ takes viewers into the lives of one of South Africa’s most influential families
Angie Stone and Xscape's Latocha Scott added to popular reality series
They will join Faith Evans, Nicci Gilbert-Daniels, Monifah Carter, Syleena Johnson and Keke Wyatt on…
Motown legend is the featured guest as industry luminaries discuss his contributions
What is your opinion of Berry Gordy?
Reality show is one of the top three on the OWN network
The series originally debuted on OWN weeks ago, and is currently being re-aired on OWN’s…
The daughter of Will and Jada is too old to play the role now
The ‘Whip My Hair’ singer Willow Smith is no longer slated to play the title…
Gabby Douglas gives pictures, leotards and more to Smithsonian National Museum.
Gabby Douglas goes down in history and donates personal bits to the Smithsonian National Museum…
Tom Joyner feels Smiley wants to be remembered in the way Dr. King is remembered.
Joyner and Smiley parted ways after the latter began criticizing the president.
'Blue Caprice' is a new film about the D.C. Sniper case
Former Grey’s Anatomy star Isiah Washington returns to the big screen in new biopic
Craig Robinson is set to star in a new NBC spin-off series of The Office starring none other than himself.
Craig Robinson slated to star in a NBC spin-off series of The Office.
Ryan Coogler is a 26-year-old filmmaker from Oakland, California
Black filmmakers takes home the biggest prize at Sundance
Jack Johnson was the world heavyweight champion in 1908
Tom Hanks signs on to tell story of first black world heavyweight champion
TV's first black leading lady in over 40 years will be recognized by the NAACP
‘Scandal’ leading actress, Kerry Washington, has been named the recipient of the NAACP President’s Award…
Artist Kara Walker's drawing creates controversy
Black artist Kara Walker’s artwork was the topic of discussion as it shows the horrors…
Museum curators hit the ground in search of personable Obama memorabilia after Monday's inauguration.
Museum curators go in search of Obama memorabilia for 2015 museum opening.
"Django Unchained" actor finally responds to Spike Lee's criticism of the Quentin Tarantino film
What’s your take on Spike’s comments?
Mike Tyson's acting resume is growing quickly
Are you a fan of Law and Order?
Chew died in his sleep.
The actor was a fixture in the Baltimore theater community.
Kevin Hart's satirical outlook of Reality TV makes an impressive debut for BET
What did you think of the show?
The popular emcee will be honored for all her achievements over the past 25 years of her career
The invitation only reception will take place during 2013 Grammy week in Los Angeles
Have you been watching the show?
The show follows the lives of the tattoo artists in the store.
How many black female tattoo artists do you know?
Being a black tattoo professional has placed the artist in a strange caste.
It seems that Spike Lee can't get anyone to agree with his assessment of Django Unchained
Controversial rapper and mayoral candidate, Luther ‘Uncle Luke’ Campbell writes a blog for Miami New…
Nas opens up for many of his fans.
The recently Grammy-nominated artist discusses his problems with the IRS, being sued by a concert…
Beyoncé announces another Destiny’s Child album release
Do you want the group back together?
Former Destiny's Child member adds another hit play to her resume
Did you see Fela!?
Various artists will pay tribute to Prince and his music at a charity concert in New York
How big of a Prince fan are you?
CNN seems to think so.....
What do you think?
The titles of two Tyler Perry shows are announced
“The Haves and Have Nots” and “Love Thy Neighbor” will be the shows featured on…
Who says real singing is dead?
NFocus Entertainment President and CEO Mark Hill has a passion for what he calls “real”…
The star of Precious has found a new role as host of public TV show, AfroPop.
After time away from the big screen, Gabourey Sidibe is making her way to television…
From working with celebrities to creating the next set, through dance
The arts have and will always be around as long as there is talent and…
Spike Lee can't catch a break with his criticism of Django Unchained
Do you agree or disagree with Spike’s take on Django Unchained?
Def Jam's latest signing looks like who?
A creator of the hit TV show “Martin” is reportedly suing the new star rapper.
Hov will follow in the footsteps of The Rza by scoring a major motion film this year
The film hits stores May 10th.
Vocalist dies from complications of a recent heart attack
Singer died in St. Louis
The disgruntled artist is, yet again, upset over the lack of nominations he's received
Does Kanye have a point?
Cortez, a pioneer of spoken word poetry, was the recipient of an American Book Award
Award-winning American poet Jayne Cortez died on Friday December 28
Bootylicious singer participates in contest with her fans
Would you like to be on stage with the star while she performs?
Rapper has no 'Trouble' selling units
T.I. is back ladies and gentlemen.
More black celebs are endorsing the controversial film
Touré tweeted, “I loved Django. Much to say about it: complex film and one of…
Denzel adds to the many accolades he has already amassed
Because of his movies, “Flight” and “Safe House,” exhibitors felt Washington was responsible for more…
In addition to Ms. Houston, we also lost Etta James ("At Last"), Don Cornelius (Soul Train) Donna Summer ("Bad Girls") and many more.
We lose greats just about every year, but this year has been particularly rough for…
Do you think he'll be successful?
Arsenio Hall, an early 90′s icon for late night talk shows, is coming back for…
Singer has accepted marriage proposal from her boyfriend
Brandy feels her faith in love has been restored
The actor speaks on the various projects he's done recently.
Who would you rather emulate: Denzel or Forest Whitaker?
Slavery-era movie moves past 'Ali' for highest grossing R rated tally on Christmas
The Quentin Tarantino movie, “Django Unchained,” has set a Christmas box office record for an…
Anyone who is in the music industry or hopes to be will learn something from Bilal in this interview.
The soul singer talks about his music industry past and future.
Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington and Samuel L. Jackson have convincing roles in this slavery era film
There’s a love story and the showing of a strong black man in there somewhere
Rapper Joey Bada$$ tweeted the news of Steez' death.
No details have been released on his death.
Lil Wayne has joined the chorus of music industry acts speaking on the tragedy.
Wayne spoke with sports talk show host Jim Rome, on his new show on Showtime.
Lee said he has no plans to watch the movie.
We were all waiting for Spike Lee to comment on Django Unchained right?
Actor reveals why Leo snubbed him at the beginning of shooting.
Will you go out to see Django Unchained?
Activist Van Jones, co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, is heading up a day of action on December 17th for Artstrike
Activist Van Jones, co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, is heading up a day of action…
Ava Duvernay's independent film keeps winning accolades
Sundance Film Festival’s first woman of color to win their Best Director Prize, stacks up…
Grammy-nominated singer speaks on his career
Will you go check him out on tour next year?
The Alicia Keys-produced play will get a run on cable TV
The cast included Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Dulé Hill, Mekhi Phifer, Tracie Thoms, and Condola Rashad and…
Six-time NBA champion Scottie Pippen wants you to get with "Big Pippen" style.
Perphaps Mrs. Pippen felt like the Basketball Wives franchise wasn’t giving actual NBA wives the…
Common scores another leading man role
Rapper Common who has shown his acting chops in a number of roles (American Gangster,…
At one point during this SNL skit, Samuel Jackson seems to drop the f-bomb and then just a sentence later very clearly says bullsh*t.
Samuel Jackson is known for his cursing, especially the f-bomb in all of its various…
Controversial movie brings up race talk once again
Django Unchained star actor Jamie Foxx states that race plays a vital role in his…
The controversial director stirs controversy by stating that 'nothing rings true' about "Roots."
What do you think of his comments?
South Carolina and Hong Kong are targets of Dash.
Damon Dash is channeling his business savvy into a new creative venture: art galleries.
Some of black Hollywood's best and brightest are in the running for statues.
The 2013 Golden Globe nominations are in.
Antonia Williams-Gary discusses the going-ons at Art Basil
Have you ever been to Art Basel?
The late Donna Summer will also be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class of 2013.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame clearly doesn’t have a “Fear of a Black…
The rapper’s nonprofit, The Big Kidz Foundation (BKF) is making one student happy
OutKast’s rapper gives back in a big way
The toy drive brought out lots of celebrities.
Sisters Angela and Vanessa Simmons hosted a “Skate and Donate” charity event under their sneaker…
What do you think of it?
Actress Stacey Dash has a new promo trailer making the internet rounds called ‘Stacey Dash…
Singer is added to the seventh season on Lifetime's show
She will play a mother on the show.
Reality TV is really pushing Julissa's career along.
Julissa talks about how to get over a breakup.
TLC is taking us to church!
Preachers wives will be preaching for sure.
Jay-Z 'Life + Times' YouTube channel has kicked off
A few highlights from Jay’s new short documentary
Story of the sexual harassment accusation against Justice Clarence Thomas told on film
The infamous sexual harassment claim made against Justice Clarence Thomas by Anita Hill is made…
Marvin Gaye's son calls the movie's producers 'shameful'
Marvin Gaye III reaches out to Lenny Kravitz in a bid to get the star…