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Amazon Hot New Release: “National Prayer Book”
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Amazon Hot New Release: “National Prayer Book”

Amazon Hot New Release “National Prayer Book” Awesome Women on the Move Praying for Everything under the Sun project created by Tenaria Drummond-Smith receives top amazon honors in 3 separate categories.  The book is a compilation of 52 women around the globe.  This amazon bestseller garnered awards in these categories # 1 New Release in […]

The Harlem School of the Arts Welcomes the Legendary Artist & Activist Harry Belafonte to its Advisory Council
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The Harlem School of the Arts Welcomes the Legendary Artist & Activist Harry Belafonte to its Advisory Council

The Harlem School of the Arts has announced the addition of esteemed cultural icon and civil rights activist, Harry Belafonte, to its Advisory Council. Mr. Belafonte, who was born in Harlem but grew up on the Island of Jamaica, joins an eclectic list of influential names, with diverse experience, expertise and insight, who provide guidance, […]

New York State’s Largest African American Chamber, LIAACC, Encourages Corporations to Support Diversity during National Black Business Month
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New York State’s Largest African American Chamber, LIAACC, Encourages Corporations to Support Diversity during National Black Business Month

New York State’s largest African American Chamber the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (LIAACC) encourages Corporations to Support Diversity during National Black Business Month.  Corporations who support chambers of commerce such as the Long Island African American Commerce can set a great example for all companies to follow in leveling the playing field for […]

"POWER BOOK II: GHOST” Debuts September 6th at 9 PM ET/PT
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“POWER BOOK II: GHOST” Debuts September 6th at 9 PM ET/PT

Starz, has released the trailer for the new ten-episode STARZ Original series “Power Book II: Ghost.” The series will premiere on Sunday, September 6 at 9:00 PM ET/PT, then move to its regular timeslot at 8:00 PM ET/PT starting on Sunday, September 13 on STARZ in the U.S. and Canada, also airing day and date on the Starzplay international streaming […]

New Limited Series "The Good Lord Bird" to Air on Showtime this Fall
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New Limited Series “The Good Lord Bird” to Air on Showtime this Fall

THE GOOD LORD BIRD, a new limited series starring Ethan Hawke as abolitionist John Brown, premieres on SHOWTIME®Sunday, October 4th at 9/8c.  Based on the National Book Award winning novel  by bestselling author James McBride, the series is produced by Blumhouse Television, the studio behind the Golden Globe® Award winning and Critics’ Choice®, Writers Guild and Screen Actors Guild Award®nominated series The Loudest Voice. THE GOOD LORD BIRD is told from the  […]

Raising Our Voices For Black Youth Virtual Benefit Concert
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Raising Our Voices For Black Youth Virtual Benefit Concert

Brooklyn-based Asase Yaa Cultural Arts Foundation, which is celebrating its 19th year, has announced it will premiere its first virtual performance event, RAISING OUR VOICES FOR BLACK YOUTH BENEFIT CONCERT, Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 8 PM. It will be broadcast via OBS streaming services on YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook. All funds raised from the concert […]

National Black Theatre Receives Its First Obie Award
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National Black Theatre Receives Its First Obie Award

 Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) was awarded the Obie Award for Sustained Excellence in Production and Continued Advocacy on behalf of Black Artists during the 65th Annual Obie Award ceremony on Tuesday, marking its first Obie win. The ceremony, hosted by entertainer Cole Escola, was presented on YouTube and continued its tradition of […]

STARZ Continues "SUMMER OF BLOCKBUSTERS @HOME"
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STARZ Continues “SUMMER OF BLOCKBUSTERS @HOME”

STARZ continues to offer consumers a number of exclusive summer blockbuster movies that will transform backyards into at-home movie theaters with first-run movies including: the worldwide $800M grossing Jumanji: The Next Level starring Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Karen Gillan;  the timeless and timely Little Women from Writer/Director Greta Gerwig;  the action comedy […]

Multi-Platinum Singer-Songwriter AVANT Release Ninth Studio Album
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Multi-Platinum Singer-Songwriter AVANT Release Ninth Studio Album

“CAN WE FALL IN LOVE”, is an open-letter with raw honesty and intensity. Returning once again to add his signature style, producer Travis Sayles (Dark Child Productions) joins forces with Avant’s songwriting and lead vocals. A songwriter, producer, and label owner of MO-B Entertainment, Avant has traveled a long and steady path from being the […]

New Book Helps Us Understand Our Life Patterns and Navigate Through Obstacles and Conflict
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New Book Helps Us Understand Our Life Patterns and Navigate Through Obstacles and Conflict

Conflict is ever present in our lives. From the socio-economic issues we were born into, to current health and social issues in the news, conflict is a common denominator and how we handle conflict can determine the outcome of our lives.  In Break the Curse, author, entrepreneur, and professor, Steve Kelley, shares how to beat […]

"Black Dance Stories" Announces July 2020 Lineup
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“Black Dance Stories” Announces July 2020 Lineup

Black Dance Stories announces its July 2020 lineup, featuring stories by and discussions with, well-known dancers and choreographers who use their art to create commentary on the Black experience. Created and conceived by performer, producer, and dance writer Charmaine Warren, the newly launched story sharing and discussion series highlights Black creatives in the dance world. Black Dance Stories streams […]

'The History of White People in America' Premieres July 6th on WORLD's YouTube Channel
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‘The History of White People in America’ Premieres July 6th on WORLD’s YouTube Channel

As Americans prepare to celebrate the nation’s birth this Independence Day in the midst of historic uproar about racial disparities and injustices, WORLD Channel — the public media channel that helps us understand conflicts, movements and cultures that may be distinct from our own — presents a new animated musical series, The History of White People […]

Earth, Wind & Fire Will Kick-Off Virtual Dance Party "Saturdaze Summer 2020" July 4th
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Earth, Wind & Fire Will Kick-Off Virtual Dance Party “Saturdaze Summer 2020” July 4th

Legendary band, Earth, Wind & Fire will kick off a virtual weekend dance party, Saturdaze Summer 2020 beginning July 4 at 4:00pm ET / 1:00pm PT. The afternoon series will take place every Saturday throughout the month of July and feature a special guest DJ each week spinning EWF classic tunes.  The fun begins with DJ DNice on deck. EWF […]

Singer-Songwriter Ralph Tresvant Releases New Single feat. Johnny Gill
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Singer-Songwriter Ralph Tresvant Releases New Single feat. Johnny Gill

On his new single, “All Mine“, Ralph is joined by fellow New Edition alum Johnny Gill. After a similar partnership resulted in the 2019 hit “Perfect” from Johnny’s album Game Changer II, the old friends decided to team up again with Ralph taking the lead this time. With production from Gregg Pagani, “All Mine” is as cool and comfortable as […]

The Talk About Race That Doesn't Happen
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The Talk About Race That Doesn’t Happen

As longstanding racial disparities and injustices are exposed by the double crises sweeping the nation — COVID-19 and the civil rights movement sparked by the police killing of George Floyd — one man is aiming to help Americans learn how to discuss race. Michael Sidney Fosberg, details his own experiences with race and hidden identity, […]