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AfricanAncestry.com Traces the Roots of Leading Black Fashion Influencers
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AfricanAncestry.com Traces the Roots of Leading Black Fashion Influencers

      Ever wonder why you navigate towards certain colors, shapes or textures? Do you have a flair for unique, unexpected fashion pairings? Well, guess what? It might just be in your DNA. African Ancestry, Inc. , the pioneers of genetics ancestry tracing for people of African descent, debuts a first-of-its kind fashion ‘Lookbook’ […]

City College Center for the Arts Hosts Dramatic Stage Reading of Lyrical Novel "Roni & Jamil"
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City College Center for the Arts Hosts Dramatic Stage Reading of Lyrical Novel “Roni & Jamil”

On Tuesday, February 28 at 6:00pm, City College Center for the Arts (CCCA) will host a dramatic stage reading of Pamela L. Laskin’s Ronit and Jamil, a lyrical novel which sets Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet in the modern-day Israel/Palestine conflict The event is free with registration at CCCA’s website, www.citycollegecenterforthearts.org or http://citycollegecenterforthearts.org/shows/ronit-and-jamil-aaron-davis-hall-february-28-2017/ Tuesday, February 28, […]

Lincoln Center's American Songbook 2017 Features 24 Concerts in Three Venues from Feb 1st - May 13th
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Lincoln Center’s American Songbook 2017 Features 24 Concerts in Three Venues from Feb 1st – May 13th

  The 18th season of Lincoln Center’s American Songbook, which runs from February 1 through May 13, continues to celebrate the best in American singing and songwriting, and redefine American song with performances by established and rising singers and singer-songwriters across a range of genres. Southern soul, bluegrass, folk, R&B, indie rock, pop, musical theater, […]

Recap of the 59th Annual Grammys Award Show [VIDEO]
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Recap of the 59th Annual Grammys Award Show [VIDEO]

Watch a recap of music’s biggest night!!

DJ Khaled Celebrated Super Bowl Weekend with Fan Luv Event with CÎROC- 2.4.17
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DJ Khaled Celebrated Super Bowl Weekend with Fan Luv Event with CÎROC- 2.4.17

On Saturday February 4th during Super Bowl Weekend, DJ Khaled and the Makers of CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka hosted a Fan Luv Event at Spec’s Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods in Houston, Texas. DJ Khaled, who represents CÎROC MANGO in the campaign extension, was greeted by close to two thousand fans when he arrived at […]

Movie Review: Loving
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Movie Review: Loving

  The story of Loving is very well made and is one of the most calm and patient dramas I’ve ever seen. The story follows Mildred and Richard Loving throughout their decade-long battle against the state of Virginia to keep their right to remain married. The story does a fine job of following the lives of the […]

The Home Depot Kicks Off its "2017 Retool Your School Grant Program" for HBCUs
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The Home Depot Kicks Off its “2017 Retool Your School Grant Program” for HBCUs

Continuing its commitment to our nation’s accredited Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), The Home Depot has announced the launch of its 2017 Retool Your School Grant Program offering HBCUs an opportunity to apply for grants to use toward creating sustainable renovations and additions to their campuses. This year, The Home Depot is pleased to introduce […]

Skip Marley Now Signed to Island Records
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Skip Marley Now Signed to Island Records

Island Records has signed Skip Marley, a reggae prodigy for a new generation. Skip’s debut single “Lions,” is an intense call to action that “shows people when we are strong and unified no evil can get us.” Watch the powerful lyric video HERE!   “We are so proud to have Skip Marley join the Island family,” said […]

Winery Unveils Wines to be Poured at 2017 ACADEMY AWARDS® Ceremony & Governors Ball
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Winery Unveils Wines to be Poured at 2017 ACADEMY AWARDS® Ceremony & Governors Ball

Francis Ford Coppola Winery has unveiled two limited edition wines featuring commemorative labels that will be poured exclusively at this year’s 89th annual Academy Awards® and Governors Ball. An extension of the winery’s prestigious Director’s Cut collection, the two “Cinema Premiere 89thEdition” wines include a robust 2013 red wine blend as well as an exceptional 2015 Russian […]

Queen Bey Has Social Media Buzzing About Baby Announcement!
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Queen Bey Has Social Media Buzzing About Baby Announcement!

Beyonce took to Instagram to announce that she and husband Jay Z are expecting twins, (which also means that Blue Ivy will be a big sister!!)   The post read: We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be […]

KeKe Palmer Brings New Year Motivation to City College Center for the Arts
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KeKe Palmer Brings New Year Motivation to City College Center for the Arts

Star of the big screen, small screen and the Great White Way, Keke Palmer heads to Aaron Davis Hall Thursday for a book signing for her recently released title, “I Don’t Belong to You: Quiet the Noise and Find Your Voice.” Her alternately funny and serious debut book reveals the many bumps and roadblocks she […]

Lincoln Center Launches "30 Days of $30" Ticket Lottery
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Lincoln Center Launches “30 Days of $30” Ticket Lottery

Lincoln Center has announced “30 Days for $30,” a new initiative offering greater access to performances for 30 days between February 1 and March 4, 2017. Via an online lottery hosted by Jujamcyn Theaters, Lincoln Center and many of its resident organizations will make prime seats available for only $30 to a wide swath of […]

"Black Women in Medicine Shows #whatadoctorlookslike
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“Black Women in Medicine Shows #whatadoctorlookslike

Hailed as “inspiring” by the Los Angeles Times, Crystal R. Emery’s documentary Black Women in Medicinepremieres on WORLD Channel on Wednesday, February 8, at 6 p.m. and reairs at 9 p.m. (check local listings). This moving portrait captures the tenacious women who have succeeded against all odds in the male-dominated medical field. A timely film, the work serves as […]

Child Author, Christopher Isaiah Penn Smith, shares his passion for dinosaurs in his new children’s book “Guess Who, Mr. Dinosaur?” Now Available
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Child Author, Christopher Isaiah Penn Smith, shares his passion for dinosaurs in his new children’s book “Guess Who, Mr. Dinosaur?” Now Available

It’s never too early to tap into your passion and pen your first book – just ask young author, Christopher Isaiah Penn Smith. At just four years old, Smith took his fascination for dinosaurs and published his first book entitled, “Guess Who, Mr. Dinosaur?” “My love for dinosaurs inspired me to write this book,” says […]

The New Edition Story on BET [TRAILER]
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The New Edition Story on BET [TRAILER]

Watch the New Edition Story on BET!  A 3-part Series on the popular R& B Group {Check local listings}