News (Posts) is looking for writers, journalists, poets and more for our 2022 magazine relaunch. The first issue (June 2022) will be centered around Black Music Month (any music takes surrounding Black artists), Pride (LGBTQIA+ takes within the Black community), and Mental Health within the Black community (in various ways). There will […]

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Soulful songstress and Season II Winner of BET’s Sunday Best Y’Anna Crawley has released her highly-anticipated This Is Me EP under her independent label Sassy Soulstress Music. The D.C. native’s This Is Me project has arrived during a time where grace, strength, patience and more are needed in the world during a nation-wide pandemic. […]

#NewMusic: Y’Anna Crawley Releases Vulnerable ‘This Is Me’ EP

Powerhouse real estate broker and designer Egypt Sherrod and her husband, builder Mike Jackson, know plenty about juggling booming property businesses, pleasing clients, managing a home and raising three daughters—and they make it look effortless and fun in their new HGTV series Married to Real Estate.  In the eight-episode season, Egypt and Mike will marry their considerable complementary […]

HGTV’s Egypt Sherrod & Mike Jackson Star in ‘Married to ...

From their fifth studio album, Unfinished Business, After 7 has released their latest video for “No Place Like You.” Directed by famed director, Derek Blanks, the new video showcases the emotional song and Kevon Edmonds, Keith Mitchell, and Danny McClain’s unique delivery and artistry. The single is the current 17th R&B song in the country. “I […]

After 7 Releases Music Video for ‘No Place Like You’

Saucy Santana’s rising love and support of his music journey is beautiful to see. Santana’s latest album, Keep it Playa, appears to be the next elevated step for the rapper. The 16-track project features the City Girls, Beat King, Kali and Rubi Rose and is rising up the Hip-Hop charts across […]

#NewMusic: Saucy Santana Plans to ‘Keep It Playa’ on New ...

Once you get up and say “Good Morning Gorgeous,” “Amazing” by Mary J. Blige has to be the follow-up. Released in company with “Good Morning Gorgeous,” Mary J. Blige’s “Amazing” may sound like the polar opposite, but the singles share a similar message. The single, which features DJ Khaled, samples “You […]

#NewVideo: Mary J. Blige Shines and Feels ‘Amazing’ on Latest ...

In the first release of new music by Aaliyah since the resurgence of Blackground Records, the company has released the song “Poison” with The Weeknd. In 2 minutes and 42 seconds, the label, still run by Aaliyah’s uncle Barry Hankerson, attempts to recreate that pure Aaliyah magic in a different lane. […]

#NewMusic: Blackground Records Releases Aaliyah, The Weeknd Collab ‘Poison’

The 2022 Urban One Honors will make their return with award-winning artist Ne-Yo as the host. The star-studded, TV One honoree show highlights Black excellence across various avenues including music, entertainment, activism and more. Past honorees include Missy Elliott, Jermaine Dupri, Brandy, Billy Porter, April Ryan, Jamie Foxx and more. The […]

Ne-Yo to Host 2022 Urban One Honors, Honorees Include Gamble ...