Famed Motown founder will receive the Pioneer Award at this year's ceremony
A living legend continues to be honored.
Famed Motown founder will receive the Pioneer Award at this year's ceremony
A living legend continues to be honored.
If you save in the spring, you'll have more to work with for the busy summer travel season
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SXSW panelists talk the ins and outs of digital health
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LGBT activist criticizes filmmaker's "School Daze" on Twitter.
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Smart spending and planning can help your skin rebound, our expert says
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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.
Ageless wonder makes an appearance in the famed fashion magazine's 'Simply The Best' issue
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Black Enterprise looks back at some of Halle Berry's most intriguing film roles.
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A lucrative deal could be on the horizon for gold medalist
Gabby Douglas is leaving her agent Sheryl Shade for CAA.
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
Westwood prefers Jackie O.
When will the Michelle critics halt?
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
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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
The X-Factor UK winner teams up to give customers a choice to get make-up that's not tested on animals
Check out the limited-edition makeup that is not animal-tested.
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?
Is your favorite team's owner on the list?
Owners make a whole lot of money.
Tennis player shows her latest spring and fall collection
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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
Obama speaks, and the sports world listens, SI says
Obama one of four African Americans on the list.
During Lent, check out these tips to help you stick to your fast
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The Jamie Foxx film has 7 nominations to lead the pack
Somewhere Spike Lee is shaking his head in disgust
NBA games dominated both cable and broadcast programming
According to data provided by Trendrr, NBA games were the most-discussed programs this week.
Grammy nominated group, foreverJONES, will be the network's first original non-scripted series
Will you tune in?
WNBA star hopes to inspire and empower using her clothing line
Ivory Latta launches a new clothing line meant to inspire wearers to greatness
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Music industry executive Omar Hamilton turns fun events into a legitimate business
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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.
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Team Chevrolet's Sprint Cup program manager talks beating the odds
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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 First Lady of YMCMB feeling "sexy."
YMCMB first lady Nicki Minaj launches “The Nicki Minaj Collection” for Kmart.
Bethann Hardison sees editorial as a call to action.
When will blackface end?
The Queen is back with a revamped daytime talk show
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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
Jay-Z and Beyonce recently ordered haute couture animal skin kicks
PETA protests the Carters’ copious use of animal skin
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
Buying healthy can be costly, use these tips to curb the expense
Eating clean can pay off large dividends in the long run.
The CIAA is trying to get back to its roots: Excellence in athletics.
Will crowds ever return to the arena to, you know, watch the basketball?
Iran's media alters images of First Lady Michelle Obama's Oscars' gown.
Iranian press changes images of Michelle Obama because her shimmery gown was “too revealing” for…
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?
My journey squashing stereotypes and reacquainting with a childhood fascination
Someone said “Black people don’t do NASCAR.” Well, we did that, and it was amazingly…
The Black Enterprise team went down to the Daytona 500 to explore the business of NASCAR and their "Drive for Diversity"
The Black Enterprise team went down to the Daytona 500 to explore the business of…
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?
Starter, NBA team up to bring back the vintage look
Starter jackets were an institution — and now they’re making a comeback.
Cookie Johnson shares initial reaction to husband's positive HIV status.
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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."
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A cultural journey is taking place in New York City for this Black History Month
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Do you have a passport? Where have you traveled?
Less than 40 percent of Americans have a passport
Legendary Supermodel Naomi Campbell has gone from running the catwalk to producing TV shows like "The Face"
Have you seen the show?
Anthony Anderson says he's up for the role of Chris Dorner if a film is ever made.
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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.
Line to make its premiere in May
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Decision viewed as sudden
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London to see Hova and JT's suit and tie this July.
Get ready Britain!
Free Angela takes us back 41 years.
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The deal is reported to last for six fights over 30 months
Mayweather has apparently ended his deal with HBO PPV.
Nuggets rookie is first NBA player to support gay rights group.
Becomes first NBA player to join Athlete Ally, an organization against homophobia in sports.
Steve Smith's always been one of the NBA's good guys -- the only thing is that he's pretty much just getting started
The Detroit native will on Monday be inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.
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
Backstory to FLOTUS' new do.
Michelle Obama admits her new haircut is all a part of getting older.
Beyoncé shows off her baby girl, Blue Ivy, during her HBO documentary Life Is But A Dream.
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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.
Jordan makes more money than almost every other American athlete and he's no longer in the NBA
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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!
Stats alone should put comparison talk to rest
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Works by Norman Lewis, Charles White and more artists are being auctioned off in New York City
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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
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Take a look at some of the Grammy's most stunning outfits.
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Queen of Hip Hop Soul is honored at VIBE's Impact Awards
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Left Eye died in a car crash in 2002
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Meet one of the next young faces of NASCAR
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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
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Here we count down eight of the most known, or unknown, intriguing trivia facts of black movies.
From Denzel to Janet, EBONY.com looks at eight fun Black movie facts.
Madame Tussauds will debut Whitney in four different eras of her storied career
Whitney makes history in death at Madame Tussauds
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The Vogue contributor reached a deal with Electus Production Company
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Lynsi Torres is named the youngest female billionaire in America.
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Clair Huxtable is not a happy mom
Former mom on The Cosby Show doesn’t like Reality TV ‘Moms’
Sean John and Macy's to gain exposure through relationship with league
Sean John is seeking to improve visibility among the NBA’s fans.
Bank repossesses former pro-bowler's home
Jamal Anderson has had a long and unprosperous fall from NFL stardom.
Do you wanna speak patois? Well, do so in Jamaica!
Have you ever been there?
Inspired by her own active lifestyle, Syleena Johnson launches a hair line
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Deal will allow Netflix users exclusive early views of Queen Latifah Productions.
Queen Latifah’s “Flavor Unit” continues it’s success
Even though more than 65% of NFL players are Black, currently only three head coaches and five general managers are African American.
Owners of the 32 NFL franchises have essentially disregarded the Rooney Rule – the decade-old…
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’
Take a look at a snapshot of professional highlights
Check out a breakdown of professional highlights for 17-year NFL veteran and Super Bowl champion…
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.
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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
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Motown legend is the featured guest as industry luminaries discuss his contributions
What is your opinion of Berry Gordy?
From Ben Roethlisberger and Reggie Bush, this attorney's part of major success
Attorney William Cornwell Sr. went from being influenced by black successful lawyers to becoming one…
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…
Wright's widow has spent over $1 million in the last 10 months since his death.
The unsolved murder of NBA player Lorenzen Wright has taken yet another bizarre twist.
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.
It's rumored that Metta World Peace is shopping a show to the networks
Metta World Pranks? Lakers forward is looking to develop his own series.
'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…