ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

    Baltimore Girl Group Tackles Hip-Hop’s Misogyny

    Tuning into popular radio stations, ears are sometimes met with negative themes camouflaged by hot beats and catchy lyrics. Songs about violence, drug use and the degradation of women are finding their way into...

    President Obama and Family Tour Latin America

    President Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, and daughters Sasha and Malia recently took a trip visiting several countries in Latin America, including El Salvador, Chile and Brazil, to promote various initiatives.   Michelle Obama with students...

    Whitney Houston in D&A Rehab–Again

    Music icon Whitney Houston has re-entered rehab for drug and alcohol abuse, her spokeswoman said May 9. Kristen Foster said the 47-year-old singer, who dominated pop music charts in the 80’s and 90’s and released...

    Plus-size Model, “Road Trip” Performer, Actress Mia Amber Davis, Dies at 36

    Mia Amber Davis, a Black plus-size model widely recognized for her appearance in the movie “Road Trip”, died on May 10. She was 36. While initial reports said her cause of death unknown, E! Online...

    Popular Radio Personality Turned Filmmaker Dishes on New Movie ’35 & Ticking’

    He’s conquered the airwaves and he’s tackled book writing, but now radio personality Russ Parr can add filmmaker to his sprawling résumé. After breaking out on to radio in the late 1980s, Parr later...

    In Pictures: A Year in The Life of The Obama Presidency

    Explore the past year of the Obama Presidency through the eyes of White House photographers. Click here to view the slideshow.

    Stephanie Mills Rekindles ‘the Fire’ With Tour and New Album

    Her string of memorable hits have been embedded in R&B fans' hearts for decades, and now, soul singer Stephanie Mills is setting out to rekindle this magic once more. Mills first captured audiences' attention...

    New Blog Tackles Age-Old Relationship Questions with Hint of Humor

    To some the spring season signifies the start of new things. Flowers are in bloom and love is definitely in the air. But whether it be striking up a new romance or simply rekindling...

    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...

    Veteran Performer Ben Vereen Continues to Shine

    With his bubbling personality and his undeniable talent, Ben Vereen has undoubtedly captured the hearts of many throughout his 35-year career. He wowed audiences with his Broadway performances in Jesus Christ Superstar, Jelly’s Last...

    Bill Bellamy Promises Laughs with ‘Ladies Night Out’ Tour

    After performing hundreds of sold-out shows and starring in a plethora of movies and television shows, renowned funny guy Bill Bellamy has over a decade’s worth of laughs under his belt. The 46-year-old New...

    Artist V. Rich Shakes Up the Music Industry with Multifaceted Style

    In an industry where talentless artists come a dime a dozen, R&B vocalist V. Rich is definitely in the minority. After being exposed to music at a young age, the Michigan native fashioned himself...
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