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“POWER BOOK II: GHOST” To Return 12/6 - [WATCH TRAILER]
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“POWER BOOK II: GHOST” To Return 12/6 – [WATCH TRAILER]

STARZ Original series “Power Book II: Ghost will return on Sunday, December 6 at 8PM ET/PT on STARZ in the U.S. and Canada, also airing day and date on the Starzplay international streaming service across Europe, Latin America and Japan. Prior to the mid-season premiere on December 6, STARZ will air the first five episodes of “Power Book […]

Killer Mike's New Public Art Piece & Documentary
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Killer Mike’s New Public Art Piece & Documentary

KillerMike, iconic musician and salient voice for social activism, is being celebrated with an all-new mural created and painted by artist Fabian Williams aka Occasional Superstar.  Currently up in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward neighborhood, just around the corner from Mike’s barbershop and the birth place of Martin Luther King Jr., the mural depicts Killer Mike’s ‘Never Stop’ commitment […]

Mariah Carey Partners with PushBlack To Enact Social Change
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Mariah Carey Partners with PushBlack To Enact Social Change

PushBlack, the digital hub for daily inspiring Black stories, has partnered with award-winning singer, songwriter and producer Mariah Carey in a first of its kind partnership between a non-profit and recording artist. Carey has lent her anthem Save The Day to PushBlack to serve as a call to action and to encourage Americans to enact social change.  […]

Public Enemy Releases Animated Video for New Single
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Public Enemy Releases Animated Video for New Single

Public Enemy’s single “Grid” featuring Cypress Hill and George Clinton “is a love letter to hip-hop’s golden era (and the classic Def Jam roster’s role in it), full of withering political analysis, blistering boom-bap and rap-rock productions (Vulture).” Today, the group has released an animated video for the single directed by Ice the Endless, with background by ThatOneDudeZach and visual […]

‘Bubbly Brown Sugar’ To Premiere On New Streaming Service, UrbanFlix TV
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‘Bubbly Brown Sugar’ To Premiere On New Streaming Service, UrbanFlix TV

Executive Producer, Writer and Actor Tamala Baldwin, is pleased to announce that the first season of her award-winning series “Bubbly Brown Sugar” will be premiering on the new streaming service, UrbanFlix TV. Independently produced in New York, with a cast and crew of over 30 individuals, Bubbly Brown Sugar the nine-part series revolves around two […]

One Warrior Takes Her Rest
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One Warrior Takes Her Rest

Thank you Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and may you rest in peace. Today, September 25th, 2020,  as I viewed the ceremony to bring  Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s casket into the U.S. Capitol as the first woman to lie in state, tears welled up in my eyes for so many reasons. Justice Ginsburg is a true icon who […]

Banker & Non-Profit Advocate, Lorraine Aycock Passes Away, 53
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Banker & Non-Profit Advocate, Lorraine Aycock Passes Away, 53

Lorraine Aycock, a pillar in the Long Island community, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. She was 53. Aycock was a senior vice president and market manager of Enterprise Business and Community Engagement for Bank of America and served on the board of the United Way of Long Island. “Over her decade-long involvement with […]

Public Enemy Returns to Def Jam, Drops "Fight The Power (REMIX 2020)
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Public Enemy Returns to Def Jam, Drops “Fight The Power (REMIX 2020)

After over two decades, Public Enemy – the iconic group whose message of revolution, social justice, and racial equality is more potent and necessary today than ever – finally reunites with the historic label it helped build into a globally recognized brand: Def Jam Recordings. Public Enemy and Def Jam have reunited to officially release “Fight the Power […]

Joe Biden Names Kamala Harris to Be His Running Mate
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Joe Biden Names Kamala Harris to Be His Running Mate

in a historic announcement, Joe Biden has named Kamala Harris as his running mate. This makes the California senator the first Black and South Asian American woman to run on a major political party’s presidential ticket.  “I’ve decided that Kamala Harris is the best person to help me take this fight to Trump and Mike Pence […]

"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 […]

John Lewis Dies, Age 80
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John Lewis Dies, Age 80

The death of Representative John Lewis on Friday, July 17th was confirmed in a statement by Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the House of Representatives. Mr. Lewis had announced on Dec. 29th that he had Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. He was a fighter and he vowed to fight the disease.  “I have been in some kind of fight […]

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 […]

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 Murder of Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta Police Emphasizes Need for Change
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The Murder of Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta Police Emphasizes Need for Change

Atlanta Lawyer: “What is it going to take? How many more examples are we going to take?” Chapman: “Community Control of Police is the only thing that can change anything!” Frank Chapman, Executive Director of the newly formed National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, today called for immediate passage of legislation establishing democratic community […]

On the Death of George Floyd: 'Like a Hunter Posing Over His Prey'
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On the Death of George Floyd: ‘Like a Hunter Posing Over His Prey’

Statement from Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, president of Repairers of the Breach, and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis, director of the Kairos Center for Religions, Rights and Social Justice. They also are co-chairs of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. The graphic image of a white police officer crushing a […]