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The Urban One Honors is an annual award/celebration show filled with Black excellence, music, and achievement. This year’s theme is honoring ‘Women Leading the Change’ and will highlight the extraordinary contributions of women in business, media, health, politics, and community outreach, who are leading impactful change within the Black community. Grammy-Award-winning […]

The 2021 Urban One Honors will Premiere in May, Jazmine ...


The 52nd NAACP Image Awards concluded Saturday night, celebrating Black Excellence for an entire week. After a week of virtual ceremonies, the live event took place and did not disappoint. Winners throughout the week include Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Beyoncé, Method Man, Mary J. Blige, Stephen Curry, and more. Check out […]

Chadwick Boseman, Issa Rae, Eddie Murphy & More Win at ...


The NAACP announced that NBA superstar, business entrepreneur, and philanthropist, LeBron James, will receive the prestigious President’s Award during the 52nd NAACP Image Awards. Additionally, Anthony Anderson, who holds the record for the most wins in the NAACP Image Award category of Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series with six wins, will […]

LeBron James Receives NAACP President’s Award, Anthony Anderson Returns As ...



TV One‘s return of UNSUNG kicks off a night of back-to-back premieres of auto-biographical content joining the previously announced premiere of UNCENSORED, Sunday, March 21, starting at 9 p.m. ET/8C. The six-time NAACP Image Award-winning series UNSUNG, narrated by actor Gary Anthony Williams, returns with nine new tantalizing episodes. UNSUNG, one of the network’s longest-running series’, highlights the careers and explores the […]

TV One’s ‘UNSUNG’ Returns with Morris Day, Hezekiah Walker, Sylenna ...


The full-list of nominees for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards were announced today in a special virtual event on NAACP Image Awards’ Instagram channel hosted by Tony-award winning actress and singer Anika Noni-Rose, actress and singer Chloe Bailey, actress Erika Alexander, actor, dancer, and choreographer Nicco Annan, and actor and singer TC Carson. With the rise in […]

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The National Museum of African American Music has been in the works for almost two decades. Located in Nashville, Tennesse, NMAAM will be a staple for the culture, and in its community, with a goal “to educate the world, preserve the legacy, and celebrate the central role African Americans play in […]

The National Museum of African American Music Is Open




Philadelphia native Trey Brown is the 14-year-old owner of SPERGO, a boutique fashion collection that includes sweatsuits, hoodies, boxer briefs, and accessories for all genders as well as children. The clothing company has already garnered a loyal celebrity following with people like rapper DaBaby, Meek Mill, and others spotted the luxury and urban activewear […]

Diddy Gifts 14-Year-Old Fashion Entrepreneur Trey Brown with $25K Business ...




After the original trailer for the new “Wreck-It Ralph 2” appeared, it was clear that the animations of some princesses of color was changed from it’s original, like Princess Tiana and Pocahontas (view featured image in story). Anika Noni Rose is the actress who originally voiced Tiana in “The Princess and The […]

Anika Noni Rose Addresses A Whitewashed Version Of Princess Tiana ...


Both MyJoyOnline.com and GhanaWeb report Lil Jon’s efforts to help improve education in Ghana.  Jon wants to help “the creation of conducive atmosphere for children at the kindergarten and basic level in the African educational system.” The project was 80 percent funded by Lil Jon through the Pencils of Promise (P.o.P), […]

Lil Jon Has Opened A 3-Unit Block Primary School in ...




Pharrell was recently honored in France for his contributions to the arts by Audrey Azoulay, French politician and Minister of Culture.  “This is another level,” the Grammy award winning artist stated as as he was awarded the insignia of Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters by  Azoulay, the ceremony at which took place near […]

Pharrell Gets Honored For Services to the Arts By France’s ...