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.
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?
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
Win or lose, these global sports stars are a force to be reckoned with
From Mali to Ghana to Nigeria to Cape Verde, here’s a roundup of top African…
The Vogue contributor reached a deal with Electus Production Company
Talley has been an icon in the fashion industry, guest starring as a judge on…
Lynsi Torres is named the youngest female billionaire in America.
Lynsi Torres helped her family business reach the billion-dollar mark, becoming the youngest billionaire in…
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
After working with Kanye West and R. Kelly, Syleena Johnson has gone on to tackle…
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.
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?
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…
Former ESPN executive launches a site with the intersection of sports, pop culture and race
Have you checked out the site?
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.
Two of the pieces will be retired by J.Crew 'out of respect'
If you admired the wardrobe of the First Family at the inauguration on Monday that…
After her win over Serena Williams, Team Sloane is abuzz over the emergence of its talented star
Sloane Stephens will play Victoria Azarenka in semifinal of the Australian Open.
"Django Unchained" actor finally responds to Spike Lee's criticism of the Quentin Tarantino film
What’s your take on Spike’s comments?
Sam Fine joined Fashion Fair as Creative Makeup Director in 2011
To commemorate its 40 year anniversary, Fashion Fair Cosmetics releases its Sam Fine Collection
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
Home was purchased in 2007
Robert Horry has a house in Texas on the market
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…
Sears replaces appliance maker Haier as title sponsor
Sears is reentering the sports landscape with an aggressive pitch at the N.B.A.’s All-Star weekend.
The Ectors take aim at obesity in the black community
A mother-daughter fitness team releases video, “Black Girls Workout Too.”
Leo Parker lists off some of fashion's most luxurious sports watches.
Leo Parker names some of this season’s most fashion-forward watches.
Take heed to avoid professional blunders
From injuries to retirements to player altercations, if we pay close attention there are career…
Beyoncé announces another Destiny’s Child album release
Do you want the group back together?
President Obama and his family return to the White House after vacationing in Hawaii for the holidays.
The First Family returns to Washington D.C. after a long holiday vacation in Hawaii.
Author claims there's a link between the two
Study shows if you drink the soda you have a higher risk of being depressed.
Have you ever heard of the DASH diet?
What diet plans have you tried?
The Reality TV star recently unveiled her new shoes.
The reality star and former owner of high-end shoe boutiques used her entrepreneurial talents to…
On Tuesday, CBS' Les Moonves showed just how far the network has moved on from 2004
Beyonce — and time — has made 2004 a distant memory.
The drop in cancer deaths began in the 1990s and continue on a downward spiral
Deaths from cancer continue to drop for American men and women from most racial and…
Former Cosby Show co-stars unintentionally reunite on the set of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
Bill Cosby and Tempestt Bledsoe brought Cliff and Vanessa Huckstable back to life Friday night…
Flamboyant rapper may soon have us wearing her clothing...if we like it?
Do you like artists venturing into the fashion world?
Love and Hip-Hop New York season 2 premieres tonight.
Rashidah Ali sits down for an exclusive interview with BlackEnterprise.com about her new show, shoe…
Former Destiny's Child member adds another hit play to her resume
Did you see Fela!?
Our site partner, Frugivore shows how to stay fit without leaving the office.
It’s important to stay active even at work.
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”…
Having played one of the most dangerous positions, former NFL star sheds light on concussion problem with 'Bell Rung'
Dorsey Levens is executive producer of the documentary ‘Bell Rung’.
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…
Save face and keep it clean for a professional look
Any gentleman knows that their appearance is extremely important in the business world.
Fashion and versatility on a budget
You can dress them up or down and the versatility makes it budget friendly.
Resistance exercise training is more beneficial in young black men than in Caucasian men of the same age
Do you do a lot of weight training at the gym?
Intermittent fasting could delay dementia, cancer, diabetes and other diseases
Several universities claim it could be good for the brain.
Solutions to help you stay on track to achieving your healthy living resolution well into 2012
Solutions to help you stay on track to achieving your healthy living resolution well into…
Reality TV star shows off her weight loss in TV ad
Would you try such a product?
Soul singer, Bobby Womack talked to BBC about being diagnosed with early Alzheimer's.
Bobby Womack breaks down his latest health scare to BBC personality, Giles Peterson.
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.
Would you have liked to attended this party?
T.I. and Hennessy V.S got New Years Eve started early at LIV in Miami
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?
Singer is reportedly shot for the March 2013 issue
This will be the second time Beyonce appears on the cover.
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…
What was instilled in you about how you look, when you were younger?
Black men have a unique relationship with fashion, one that can be traced all the…
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…
You may make more money than a WNBA player
The average salary of a WNBA player for the 2012 season was $72,000 while the…
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?
The numbers are in via the fighter's social media posts
Money May had a pretty good year — at the sports book.
MTV's House of Style hosts makes a cover appearance
Smalls is on the cover in all black wearing a bit of oxblood on her…
Tamar Braxton, who is fresh off the heels of her mega-successful single "Love and War," has a new online store on Bravo's website.
Would you rock any of these tees?
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
Industry leader talks going from retail snub to fashion brand giant
J. Alexander Martin is still on the scene and still making it happen!
Rapper Joey Bada$$ tweeted the news of Steez' death.
No details have been released on his death.
Model sends photo via Instagram about her recent photo shoot
No word yet on when the photos will be published
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.
Taraji P. Henson, Evelyn Lozada and many more have gone nude for PETA.
Famous people of color rock with PETA too.
Lee said he has no plans to watch the movie.
We were all waiting for Spike Lee to comment on Django Unchained right?
Which trends did you like this year and which trends didn't you like?
Many of your favorite stars took to the streets with many of these trends.
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…
Lloyd teaches others how to be financially literate
New England Patriots’ Brandon Lloyd volunteers for an organization that teaches the young how to…
Do you think a big star like Keyshia Cole should have to open for an unknown singer?
Keyshia Cole vented her anger on Twitter about being asked to open for an unknown…
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…
The comedian emphatically states his opinion on the topic.
Chris Rock says he doesn’t feel comedians are as great as comedians of years past.
We see celebrity endorsements all the time for make-up, cars, face cleanser and the like. But what about the products they should REALLY be endorsing?
We see celebrity endorsements all the time for make-up, cars, face cleanser and the like.…
Common scores another leading man role
Rapper Common who has shown his acting chops in a number of roles (American Gangster,…
How Nancy V. Brown overcame early challenges to achieve career success
Once a 14-year-old mom, Nancy V. Brown is the true definition of a survivor. She…
Hip Hop pioneers give back to honor students in Harlem, NY
Hip Hop pioneers Doug E. Fresh and Kangol Kid will serve 22 students from the…
Action star will reprise the role of the tough, lollipop sucking detective.
This will be the film adaption of the 70s TV series.
The bright, bold Privileged Shoes range from $50 to $80 and they are certainly attention grabbers.
Love and Hip Hop Atlanta’s Karlie Redd, 106 & Park’s Miss Mykie and Paigon, stripper…
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…
The singer says it could be time to hang it up and move on to writing a novel.
Singer Frank Ocean feels he could write a best-selling novel as well, considers Channel Orange,…
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.
First make-up, now a clothing line.
La La Anthony is making her mark as an entrepreneur.
By adding Swarovski crystals to high end shoes, Evelyn Fox created her unique business.
The 24-year-old jumped head first into high fashion.
Uptown Magazine counts down her most memorable moments of 2012
Beyonce has accomplishments we will never forget, and she wields her superstar status with grace…
What are you wearing to your holiday party?
From the always elegant Kerry Washington to fashion forward Solange, BET offers up a gallery…
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?
HBCUs can set another, more principled agenda for all of college sports to see
The Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Showcase (seen here in 2010) is one of…
Which of these brands is your favorite?
BET’s gallery of shoes that will have you drooling
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…
Reality star talks about her career and passion
Did you listen to Syleena back then?
Success stories are an indicator NASCAR's tracking to higher values
Several victories over the past few years indicate there’s been a changing of guard at…
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…
Though black women generally embrace their voluptuousness, they set their sights on keeping fit
A recent study by the CDC found that black women are more obese than other…
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.
Bey slays on Instagram.
Who else do you follow on the photo uploading service?
TLC is taking us to church!
Preachers wives will be preaching for sure.