ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Season of the tWitch

Stephen “tWitch” Boss is a “So You Think You Can Dance” All-Star and fan favorite who continues to make a splash with his multitude of talents. He was also the first dancer endorsed by...

Photo Exhibit Underscores Black on Black Violence

The concept is simple: 28 women holding pictures of their deceased loved ones. The pose has been seen time and time again but somehow this resonates. These are Genocide Moms, the latest chapter in an...

James Brown’s ‘Funky Drummer’ Clyde Stubblefield dies at 73

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Clyde Stubblefield, a drummer for James Brown who created one of the most widely sampled drum breaks ever, died Saturday. He was 73. His wife, Jody Hannon, told The Associated Press...

“Fresh Prince” Actress Blasts Will Smith: “He’s Still an Egomaniac”

An actress from the 1990s NBC series “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” recently slammed the show’s star, Will Smith, following a reunion luncheon that the cast attended. According to TMZ, actress Karyn Parsons, who...

Legendary Blues Singer Etta James Dies in Calif.

Etta James, the feisty R&B singer whose raw, passionate vocals anchored many hits and made the yearning ballad "At Last" an enduring anthem for weddings, commercials and even President Obama, died Friday. She was...

Pharrell, Drake & Gaga to Appear at iHeartRadio Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Pharrell, Drake and Blake Shelton are among the A-listers set to perform at the first iHeartRadio Music Awards. Clear Channel announced Monday that Kendrick Lamar, Shakira, Ed Sheeran and Arcade Fire...

Power Couple Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Have Twins

Pop star Mariah Carey, 41, and her husband Nick Cannon, 30, celebrated their three-year anniversary by welcoming twins, a boy and a girl, at 12:07 p.m. on April 30 at an unspecified hospital in...

Homecoming Comes Early for Two Famed MICA Alums

The Maryland Institute College of Art’s campus is bustling with individuality and a hodgepodge of students fully immersed in myriad forms of artistic expression. Within minutes, it’s apparent that cliques and social pecking orders...

Brown Sugar Adds Google Chromecast Capabilities

ATLANTA, /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers of the new subscription-video-on-demand service Brown Sugar will be able to watch the biggest collection of the baddest African-American movies of all-time on their televisions as well as on their...

Chris Brown’s DC Trial Now Delayed for Months

WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge was put on hold for months Wednesday after prosecutors declined to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in...

Kevin Peck Proves He’s Able

Ever present in the background, Kevin Peck has had the kind of success in his career that most producers can only dream of. Manager of the popular group, Dru Hill from 1992 to 1996,...

D.L.Hughley Joins ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Cast

Suggesting that he has what it takes to hold his own outside of the comedy film and stand-up arena, comedian D.L. Hughley officially joined the cast for season 16 of “Dancing with the Stars”...