Vintage Harlem making a comeback?
With Harlem’s new economy and upscale restaurants, it seems Jazz may be making a comeback…
Vintage Harlem making a comeback?
With Harlem’s new economy and upscale restaurants, it seems Jazz may be making a comeback…
Fee was established to deter counterfeiters from copying designs
How one brand’s attempt at detering counterfeiters lead to a media backlash.
Her latest photo on her current single, 'Cocoa Butter,' has people thinking she has altered her skin
Sometimes it’s the ones you don’t expect?
Trendy looks for the spring
Actress Gabrielle Union has made statements with a countless amount of pieces that are stylish,…
Teague was a seasoned newspaper reporter before he moved into network news
A pioneering black TV newsman has died
Show's format will be similar to NBC's "The Apprentice"
Facebook, Google, and Dell were all started in dorm rooms.
Raymond Luke Jr. and Jibreel Mawry play Motown icons in new Broadway musical.
Raymond Luke Jr. and Jibreel Mawry take on the roles of a young Michael Jackson,…
CBS pulls plug on popular court show after failed negotiations to cut Judge's salary.
Judge Joe Brown was the second highest court show in syndication.
Will Jay-Z perform at the first ever awards show in Brooklyn?
Will you be attending?
The talented actor continues his streak of blockbuster films this year
Will Jamie Foxx pull it off as a good black president?
Expanding his brand on the canvas
Swizz Beatz creativity knows no bounds.
Viola Davis took a day off from work to visit the aquarium with her daughter, Genesis.
‘The Help’ actress Viola Davis took her daughter for a trip down South to Atlanta’s…
With a few years left to play, a Monster of the Midway is drawing up plays in the boardroom
Israel Idonije combines a humanitarian’s heart with a smart business moves.
Enterprising stars taking careers and brands to next level
These four enterprising professionals are expanding their brands into business deals that could be lucrative…
Fashion designer has less than flattering words for first lady.
Oscar de la Renta, who once criticized Obama’s wardrobe, says first lady’s fashion isn’t influential.
Producer of Jackson 5's hit "ABC" dies at hospice.
Richards was suffering from a bout with cancer
The making of the New Orleans rapper's 'DEWeezy' commercial will air this weekend
Will you check it out?
This year's honorees include Donna Summer, Albert King and Quincy Jones
Jennifer Hudson and Christina Aguilera are among the many singers performing at the ceremony
The GMA anchor is being rewarded for her extraordinary grace and courage during her recent medical journey
Using “vision, resources and commitment” to further positive change, Robin Roberts is selected to win…
Smith says the role was not for him
Actor reveals why he passed on ‘Django Unchained’
Which one of these was your favorite TV show turned into a movie?
The Good Times movie is on deck, so here’s other TV shows turned into movies
Can Rodman capitalize on his newfound marketability?
Rodman’s made a marketable move, however crazy
Beatles producer also had hand in black music heavyweights' success
HBO’s ‘Phil Spector’ film brings to the forefront details of a horrific murder, but also…
This film shows the struggle that this girl group endured as they mimicked the movement born here in the States
Was the Australians’ group struggle as bad as the Blacks struggle in the civil rights…
Dwayne Wade and James Patterson inspire kids to read.
Dwayne Wade joins forces with best-selling author, James Patterson, to encourage kids to read more.
Do you like the new Lil Kim or the old Lil Kim?
Such drastic changes…
Music executive initiates unique program to encourage young men to give their weapons in exchange for opportunities
Let’s get the guns out of our community
Fifty years of Fashion for Ebony.
What a celebration!
Naomi Campbell thinks her statement is a 'disgrace'
Supermodel hopeful Devyn Abdullah says she’s not black. What do you think?
British Airways and VisitBritain partner for two-day interactive pop-up event
British Airways and VisitBritain have teamed up to bring a slice of modern-day England, Scotland…
Filmmaker's latest action-packed movie hits theaters today
Opening in theaters today, March 22, we caught up with film director on White House…
Aunt Viv goes in on the talk show host about the way she conducts her TV show
Do you agree?
Mrs. Carter adds something else to her impressive resume
Do you like the recent business moves the star has made?
Black men across the country are changing the conversation about African American men through Black Male Engagement.
African American men gather together online and in person to show the rise of successful…
The rapper's name change also alters his mindset when it comes to recording music these days
What do you think of his anti-gun song?
Savvy global entrepreneur connects unique professionals with brands
London transplant Chantelle Fraser, CEO Flawless Entertainment and Promotions, has a keen eye for beauty…
In a conversation with BlackEnterprise.com, Barkley says he's enjoying his job as an analyst now more than ever
Sir Charles talks to BlackEnterprise.com.
'Damn, damn, damn'.... Hollywood wants to revive the '70s sitcom
Do you want to see it?
A recall on Lululemon's Yoga pants that are not only popular, they're also transparent.
Canadian athletic company Lululemon’s faces their first brand crisis with a recall of 17% of…
African-American college ballers are scoring in the classroom.
The University of Central Florida’s Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports conduct annual report.
Independent artist becomes the first rapper to win a Grammy in the Gospel category
Lecrae utilizes online marketing to help reach the masses without a major label
The Williams sisters have dominated tennis for over a decade
‘Venus and Serena’ provides unprecedented access into the tennis superstars’ lives
Kenya Moore says she doesn't wear a weave
Kenya Moore says she wants to help all women get hair like hers
Top-charting singer will be seen while embarking on her tour to promote her last album, Unapolgetic, with select media and fans
Are you interested in a Rihanna documentary?
Catch the games live online
Top places to watch the 2013 NCAA Tournament online.
The multi-talented artist says he's most proud of introducing the love side of Hip-Hop
Should LL be credited with introducing Hip-Hop to the love song? He sure thinks he…
Halle calls her shoes "reasonably-priced"
Halle Berry partners with German shoemaker for her ’5th Avenue’ line
The matriarch of the Jackson family files lawsuit for $40 billion for Michael Jackson's wrongful death
Do you think AEG Live is responsible in any way for Michael’s death?
Studies show a 20 minute nap boosts performance.
Why a new startup wants to help your workers naps
Good Times was one of the most popular sitcoms of the 1970s
Will you go see the movie?
Multi-talented comedian is taking daytime talk by storm!
Watch out, Howard Stern! Steve Harvey is making his mark and staking claim to be…
The media mogul does it once again while topping the list for 2 straight years
Oprah Winfrey tops Forbes magazine’s annual list of the “Most Influential Celebrities,” with an “influential…
Stage and film veteran still gets the jitters before a performance
Is it hard to believe a veteran of both stage and film like Cicely Tyson…
Omarosa talks emotional return to Donald Trump for 'All-Star Celebrity Apprentice'.
Omarosa Manigault returns to reality TV after the passing of her late fiance, Michael Clarke…
What better way to celebrate 2 milestones than to be featured in a tribute issue?
Chaka Khan celebrates 40 years in entertainment and her 60th birthday
Retired Ravens linebacker finds new position off the field.
Ray Lewis will be making appearances on several television and radio shows, ESPN announced.
Rowland just hosted BET's Rip The Runway, and girl did she rip it.
What do you think of her fashion choices?
The story of how one man went from surviving Newark's streets to teaching those in his community to survive by leading healthy lives
Sure, he’s a doctor and an award-winning author now but Davis’ childhood was riddled with…
Tanji Dewberry writes a children's book on how to cope with mental health.
Tanji Dewberry turns to writing to express her feelings, and help children deal with “negative”…
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
These places are worth it if you’re on a budget.
One of these songstresses could break the all-male winning streak
As we celebrate Women’s History Month, let’s take a look at the groundbreaking ‘American Idol’…
Run's oldest daughter steps outside her Pastry to take on romantic comedy
Starring movie role adds to the resume of the eldest daughter of Run of Run-DMC…
SXSW panelists talk the ins and outs of digital health
Panelists Andia Winslow, founder of The Fit Cycle; Dionne Ross, wellness and fitness trainer; personal…
2 artists are suing Baauer and Mad Decent Records for sampling their voices without permission
Do you like the Harlem Shake song?
LGBT activist criticizes filmmaker's "School Daze" on Twitter.
Writer says Lee’s film based on Morehouse College did not reflect balanced view on homosexuality…
Cappadonna confirms, “The recording has begun, It’s all being done in the secret Wu-Tang bat chamber."
It will be their first album in 6 years.
BET's Rip the Runway airs March 20, 2013. Here's a sneak peek.
In addition to daring, elegant and chic ensembles, Rip the Runway also offers performances from…
Smart spending and planning can help your skin rebound, our expert says
Being smart about your skincare doesn’t mean you have to break the bank.
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
Is she the oldest person to ever appear on the cover of Vogue?
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…
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
Crowdsourced travel review site aims to help Millennials explore SXSW
Joah Spearman’s new travel review site Localeur hopes to give travelers the real deal on…
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
Are you digging the line?
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
During Lent, take a look at a few tips to staying focused while fasting—even in…
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
More on the entrepreneurs, business strategies and economic news featured on The Urban Business Roundtable
This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, just in time for Women’s History Month, UBR…
Where do you go after helping Oprah navigate through Barbados? Well, you go back to work in The Caribbean!
Music industry executive Omar Hamilton turns fun events into a legitimate business
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?
Team Chevrolet's Sprint Cup program manager talks beating the odds
Sprint Cup program manager for Team Chevrolet, Alba Colon talks early career motivator, paving her…
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
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
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.
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?
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.
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.
Line to make its premiere in May
The makeup line called the RiRi (Hearts) collection centers around a red lipstick called RiRi…
Decision viewed as sudden
It hasn’t even finished its first season and its gone already
Former NBA All-Star is giving financial advice
Antoine Walker has had his share of financial struggles, but it’s not stopping him from…
From college to the pro-league, these rookies show promise and power
These league rookies show promise and push the limits in the NBA.
London to see Hova and JT's suit and tie this July.
Get ready Britain!