Tag Archives: VH1

(Image: file)

Hey Content Creators: ABFF and VH1 are Searching for YOU

A nationwide search to identify promising content creators of unscripted reality and documentary television

The American Black Film Festival has teamed up with VH1 to launch Unscripted Storytellers, a…

By Safon Floyd

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
vanessa and star

Vanessa Williams Joins Star Jones for New VH1 Drama Series

The series will follow the antics of five ladies on a popular talk show

Vanessa Williams tapped to play in Star Jones VH1 scripted drama series called “Satan Sisters,”…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Image: VH1 "Sorority Sisters" cast members April McRae and Rwanda "Joy" Hammond (Twitter)

AKA Suspends VH1 ‘Sorority Sisters’ Cast Members

Reality stars April McRae and Rwanda "Joy" Hammond suspended from AKA until 2016

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has suspended two of its members who appear on VH1’s…

By Courtney Connley

Posted: Tags: , , ,
(Image: www.hellobeautiful.com)

Carmex, Ava DuVernay And Other Corporate Advertisers Bail On VH1’s ‘Sorority Sisters’

The VH1 show is highly controversial and outlandish

Monday night’s premiere of VH1’s new reality television show, Sorority Sisters, was so controversial that…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Mona-Scott-300x232

VH1 Says No Domestic Violence, But Yes To Female Battery?

Network condemns men hitting women but allows brawling among female cast members

VH1 aired a public service announcement to make sure viewers knew that the network is…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
darkgirls5

Power Professional Ericka Pittman Presents ‘Dark Girls’ Book Launch in New York City

VIP dining event draws who's who in entertainment, media and business

On Nov. 5, Ericka Pittman, a vice president at Blue Flame Agency (a Sean Combs Enterprises…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Nick Cannon Releasing a Children's Book

“Drumline: A New Beat” Premieres on VH1

12 years after the release of "Drumline," the story returns with a twist

Most of us remember the original motion picture “Drumline” starring Nick Cannon and Zoe Saldana.…

By Aniesia Williams

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
Jim Jones Launches Vamp Berry

Hip-Hop Entrepreneur Jim Jones to Launch Vamp Berry Soda

Star of Vh1's Chrissy & Mr. Jones starts a new business

Jim Jones, star of Vh1’s Chrissy & Mr. Jones and Dipset rapper, is launching a…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
VH1's ATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta’s Rise in the Rap Game

VH1 to Debut The Untold Story of Atlanta’s Rise in the Rap Game

Special documentary airs Tuesday, Sept. 2

VH1 explores the rise of the Atlanta Hip Hop scene in the documentary, ATL: The…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
Television Shows

VH1 No. One Cable Network Among Black Viewers

BET and OWN were next on list for black audiences at the end of June

VH1 was the most watched cable network during prime time in black households, with 8.1…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Photo: Defy Media

Defy Media To Buy Viacom Gaming Assets

The company looks to leverage their gaming audience for YouTube.

In the world of digital media, assets are essential for big businesses to maintain their…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Treach will appear on VH1 Couples Therapy

Naughty By Nature’s Treach to Appear on ‘VH1 Couples Therapy With Dr. Jenn’

Will be on the show with girlfriend, Cicely Evans

The fifth season of “VH1 Couples Therapy with Dr. Jenn” premieres Wednesday, September 10 at…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

Posted: Tags: , , ,
The Gossip Game - 3 - Featured

Episode 7: Five Career Tips From VH1’s The Gossip Game

Beyond the ratchet, these are real-life lessons you can learn.

Beyond the ratchet, these are real-life lessons you can learn from the reality show.

By Amber McKynzie

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
The Gossip Game - 2 - Featured

Episode 3: Five Career Tips From VH1’s ‘The Gossip Game’

Beyond the ratchet, here are the lessons you can learn.

Beyond the ratchet, here are the lessons you can learn from episode 3 of The…

By Kimberly Wilson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
LISA “LEFT EYE” LOPES, 30:  As one-third of the platinum-selling girl group TLC, Lopes made a name for herself as the trio’s outspoken member. As one of the most successful girl groups of all time, TLC amassed a catalog of hits that spoke to millions of fans worldwide. Eventually splitting from the group to be a soloist, Lopes continued to make strides in her career; but her life was cut short at the age of 30 when she was involved in a fatal car accident on April 25, 2002 while in Honduras.

Rapper Lil Mama Cast as Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes in VH1 Biopic

Left Eye died in a car crash in 2002

Lil Mama will play Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes of TLC in a yet untitled biopic

By Makkada B. Selah

Posted: Tags: , , ,
La La launches her make-up line, Motives for La La.

La La Anthony Decoded: DJ to VJ, Now America’s Favorite Reality Host

Black Enterprise dissects the life of La La Anthony -- from her radio days to her life on the court.

Black Enterprise breaksdown La La Anthony’s radio and film career, cosmetics line and marriage to…

By Amber McKynzie

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
BlackInkCrewVH1

Harlem’s “Black Ink Gallery” Tattoo Parlor Showcased on VH1

Have you been watching the show?

The show follows the lives of the tattoo artists in the store.

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: ,
Malaysia Pargo1

Malaysia Pargo Parlays Basketball Wives LA into Business Success

The Basketball Wives cast receives a bad rap, because many of them are more than just what's presented on the TV screen.

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Malaysia Pargo to talk about her growing jewelry company, Three Beats…

By Demetria Irwin

Posted: Tags: , , ,
amanda2

Life is Good: Amanda Seales, Renaissance Woman and Free Spirit

What does Amanda Diva do? She creates and she lives

What does Amanda Diva do? She creates and she lives

By Demetria Irwin

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
jennifer williams smiling

Reality Show Star(s) Businesses: Where Are They Now?

They aren't just television stars, they are entrepreneurs as well

They aren’t just television stars, they are entrepreneurs as well

By Darralynn Hutson

Posted: Tags: , ,