There was no church scene. There were no tambourines or drums, no preachers loudly proclaiming Leviticus 20:13, Romans 1, and 1 Corinthians 6:9. There were no flamboyant choir directors, teenagers named Arthur or bluesmen named Jimmy; no John or Gabriel ...
The team behind the Ferguson Uprising documentary talked to Remezcla about what made the film difficult to create.
The 2017 Black Writers On Tour Conference & Southern CA Black Business Expo to Take Place Under One Roof
Dr. Rosie Milligan brings the largest black cultural event for Southern California – the Black Writers On Tour Conference & Southern California Black Business Expo under one roof in Carson, California, a Los Angeles neighboring city.
In a new Deadline interview, the actress discusses her "Hidden Figures" performance and actors of color's increased representation in this year's Oscar nominee pool.
Distinctly referred to as "a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture," Dr. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014) led a prolific life. As a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer, she inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American ...
Whether they were showing us how magical black women can be, making political statements, paying homage to a G.O.A.T, or taking your ass to church, the black artists who performed at Sunday night’s Grammys gave the world something to talk ...
Laurence Fishburne and Larenz Tate Resurrect Black History in the Star- Studded Audio Series ‘Bronzeville’
The scripted audio series, which features Fishburne and Tate alongside Tika Sumpter and Tracee Ellis Ross, centers on the 1940s underground economy in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood.
Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network made its debut, and over the last six years, the network has been able to debut series such as Queen Sugar and Greenleaf that uniquely capture the lives and stories that may not be told elsewhere.
IVN continues to highlight some phenomenal African-Americans in our Black History Month tribute.
Renowned for his unique vocal style and musical expressiveness, Al Jarreau died Sunday, Feb. 12, at the age of 76, just a week after being admitted to the hospital for exhaustion. The seven-time Grammy Award winner was the second vocalist ...
The biopic miniseries premiered Wednesday February 1st and stars Laurence Fishburne as the African National Congress leader.
In A Q&A With The Root’s Jason Johnson, Smith Talks About His Move From ESPN2 to ESPN Without Skip Bayless
Whether you love him, hate him, quote him or only know the SNL Jay Pharoah impressions of him, everyone has a #hottake about Stephen A. Smith.
Inland Valley News celebrates black history month by recognizing these African-Americans for breaking barriers.
San Bernardino County Association of Employees Honor African American Artist for this Year’s Black History Month Celebration
n honor of Black History Month, the San Bernardino County Association of Employees (SBCAAAE), will host a celebration focused on the theme, Embracing Our Uniqueness to Promote Our Purpose.”
Hallmark's Mahogany brand today announced the Jill Scott Collection, a new offering of greeting cards featuring design, editorial and sound inspired by and created with Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Jill Scott.