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Memphis Majic: A Must See Documentary
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Memphis Majic: A Must See Documentary

MEMPHIS MAJIC, by Emmy-nominated Director Eddie Bailey, takes a look at the City of Memphis through the lens of a 30-year old Memphis-born street dance called Jookin! Featuring street dance superstar, Lil Buck, MEMPHIS MAJIC seamlessly connects urban dance, Hip-Hop, politics, and history that reveals how one of America’s most important cities was built. Memphis Majic is a universal story that bridges the […]

A Celebration of the 46th Anniversary of Hip Hop
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A Celebration of the 46th Anniversary of Hip Hop

This has got to be the most impressive lineup of Hip-Hop legends and music icons ever to be assembled. On Friday, March 15, 2019, 10 pm at famed New York venue SOBs (204 Varick St., NYC) a celebration of the 46th Anniversary of Hip Hop will take place with an all-star lineup — from Full […]

Surprise Guests Help Alicia Keys Open the 2019 Grammys
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Surprise Guests Help Alicia Keys Open the 2019 Grammys

Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Michelle Obama and Jada Pinkett Smith open the 61st GRAMMY Awards.

Disney on Broadway Celebrates Black History Month
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Disney on Broadway Celebrates Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, the Broadway casts of The Lion King, Aladdin and Frozen partnered with photographer Darnell Bennett for a very special photo shoot.

‘Sisters in Freedom’ Spotlights Trailblazing Female Abolitionists
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‘Sisters in Freedom’ Spotlights Trailblazing Female Abolitionists

Sisters in Freedom, the extraordinary story of the black and white women who together created America’s first organized female political force and their daring battle to abolish slavery, caps off Black History Monthwith a public screening at the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Parkway Central Library. The event, which starts at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 27, will be […]

Actor, Kristoff St. John Dead at 52
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Actor, Kristoff St. John Dead at 52

“Young & the Restless” actor Kristoff St. John, who was nominated nine times for Daytime Emmy Awards, and won 10 NAACP Image Awards, has died at the age of 52. The LA County Department of the Medical Examiner-Coroner Public Information Officer Sarah Ardalani said that St. John was pronounced dead at a home in Woodland Hills on Sunday. St. […]

NBA Champion Dwyane Wade Joins BallerTV as First Global Ambassador
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NBA Champion Dwyane Wade Joins BallerTV as First Global Ambassador

BallerTV, the leader in amateur sports coverage, today announced Miami HEAT Champion Dwyane Wade as their first global ambassador. The three-time NBA champion, twelve-time NBA All-Star and Olympic Gold Medalist will represent the rapidly growing, venture-backed start-up, as they expand the spectrum of sports coverage with live streams, replays and highlights of top amateur sporting events. BallerTV is a sports media […]

The Jacksons Announced to Headline the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta
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The Jacksons Announced to Headline the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta is famous for world-class racing and attracting some of the world’s top musical acts for their legendary parties. This year is no different. Motown royalty, The Jacksons – Jackie, Tito, Jermaine and Marlon – will perform on Sunday March 3rd, 2019. St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Production Director, John Leone, comments, “Along […]

ELL Cosme's New Video "Be There"
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ELL Cosme’s New Video “Be There”

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Launches 2019 Scholarship Program
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National Puerto Rican Day Parade Launches 2019 Scholarship Program

For the third consecutive year, the NPRDP will award 100 scholarships valued at $2,000 each, for a total $200,000, to exceptional students of Puerto Rican descent that are making a difference in their communities.  Applicants must be high school seniors or full-time college/university students in their freshman through junior years in college. “We are excited […]

Danielle Brooks of "Orange Is the New Black" to Host New Season of 'AfroPoP'
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Danielle Brooks of “Orange Is the New Black” to Host New Season of ‘AfroPoP’

Award-winning actress Danielle Brooks, star of Netflix’s blockbuster series Orange Is the New Black, has been named host of the eleventh season of the public television series AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange. Brooks will help guide audiences as they journey through AfroPoP’s new slate of documentary and short stories on contemporary life, art and culture […]

Diana Ross Launches Diamond Diana Celebration Marking Her 75th Birthday
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Diana Ross Launches Diamond Diana Celebration Marking Her 75th Birthday

The magic of Diana Ross has touched millions of hearts around the world. Her magnificent life and unparalleled career has influenced music, film, fashion and stage with her spirit forever woven in the fabric of humanity. 2019 will be remembered as a milestone in history with a year-long Diamond Diana Celebration marking the 75th birthday […]

Life of a Legend: Carmen de Lavallade, The Appel Room, January 24–25, 7pm
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Life of a Legend: Carmen de Lavallade, The Appel Room, January 24–25, 7pm

  Dancer, actor, choreographer, and 2017 Kennedy Center Honors recipient Carmen de Lavallade will grace The Appel Room in a special performance titled, Life of a Legend on January 24–25 at 7pm each night. Her groundbreaking performances have inspired artists and audiences for generations and on these this two evenings, Jazz at Lincoln Center will […]

Penny Marshall, ‘Laverne & Shirley’ Star, Director, Dies at 75
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Penny Marshall, ‘Laverne & Shirley’ Star, Director, Dies at 75

  Penny Marshall, who was best known for her starring role on the hit tv sitcom “Laverne & Shirley” also directed blockbuster hits with the biggest stars: Tom Hanks in “Big,” Robert De Niro and Robin Williams in “Awakenings,” Hanks and Geena Davis in “A League of Their Own.”   The beloved Hollywood legend passed away […]

St. Kitts Music Festival 2019 Gets 'Smoking' Hot
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St. Kitts Music Festival 2019 Gets ‘Smoking’ Hot

Kicking off what is sure to be a star-studded line-up, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority in conjunction with the Ministry of Tourism, announced that Smokey Robinson will be performing at the 23rd Annual St. Kitts Music Festival, which will take place on June 26-30, 2019. Also joining the line-up are popular artists French Montana, Popcaan, and Davido. […]