Grammy nominated rapper and entrepreneur Jeezy sits down with Larry King on the Emmy-nominated series, “Larry King Now” for an in-depth and wide-ranging interview about his new album ‘Trap or Die 3’, homophobia in hip-hop, and the recent spate of Black men killed by police. Plus, he opens up about his own run-ins with the […]
Gwen Ifill, a trailblazing political journalist, died on Monday at a hospice in Washington. She was 61. The cause was complications of uterine cancer, her brother Roberto said. Ms. Ifill broke barriers as a black woman in a field dominated by white men. She achieved her highest visibility most recently, as the moderator and managing editor of the […]
Seven leading civil rights organizations today issued the following statement in response to the 2016 Presidential and Congressional election: “As civil rights leaders working for racial justice and economic opportunity, we join much of the nation in our apprehension about the incoming administration. We cannot ignore that the campaign was characterized by divisive racial rhetoric, […]
Jeezy performs “Never Settle” off his new album “Trap or Die 3: on the Wendy Williams Show!
With a successful second season of VH1’s Black Ink Crew Chicago underway, Corey McGinnis, better known as “PHOR” dropped his latest music video for his single “Hang With Us” on Halloween Day. You can check out the video filmed completely under black light in the link above. PHOR has recently signed to Devyne Stephen’s Upfront Entertainment […]
Sevyn Streeter called into HOT 97’s “Ebro in the Morning” to talk about the 76ers cancelling her National Anthem performances.
Kanye West has added a second leg to his critically-acclaimed SAINT PABLO TOUR. The new round of dates, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, will kick off on November 17 in San Jose, CA and will include over 20 shows throughout North America with dates scheduled in Denver, Houston, Dallas, Washington DC and a New Year’s Eve concert at […]
Multiple Grammy®, Golden Globe, and Academy Award-winning Chicago rapper, actor, social activist, and philanthropist Common follows up the release of his explosive and politically relevant new single “Black America Again” featuring Stevie Wonder with today’s announcement that BLACK AMERICA AGAIN, the eponymously titled new album will arrive November 4th on ARTium/Def Jam Recordings. “I wrote […]
Starz has announced that production has begun in and around New York, including its home base in Brooklyn’s Steiner Studios, for the upcoming fourth season of the STARZ Original hit series, “Power.” The fourth season will include ten episodes of the one-hour scripted drama and return Summer 2017 on STARZ. “Power” Season Three is the […]
CONGRATULATIONS TO JUSTIN BIEBER ON HIS 5 2016 AMA NOMINATIONS!!! ARTIST OF THE YEAR VIDEO OF THE YEAR (“SORRY”) FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK (PURPOSE) FAVORITE SONG – POP/ROCK (“LOVE YOURSELF”)
SEAN ‘DIDDY’ COMBS AKA PUFF DADDY and the explosive, first-ever Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour had its final run last night in Los Angeles, presenting a star-studded lineup that included LIL’ KIM, MASE, FAITH EVANS, BLACK ROB, TOTAL, CARL THOMAS, 112, THE LOX and FRENCH MONTANA. The tour took acts across the country hitting New […]
Multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes tops the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart with his sophomore album Illuminate (Island Records) debuting at #1 with over 144,000 copies sold and consumed. This is Shawn’s second #1 debut, following his #1 platinum album Handwritten. Illuminate also tops the charts globally and has hit #1 on iTunes in over 65 […]
The western film genre is one that has been dying out over the years. Very few are ever released and the few that are don’t do well at the box office. On top of that it seems only remakes of westerns can leave any kind of impact and as with every single year another well […]
African American Expressions knows a little bit about history making careers. As they approach their 25th anniversary in business this black-owned, multi-million dollar company known for its afro-centric cards and gifts has released their new and highly sought after 2017 wall calendar – a piece dedicated to the beautiful moments that President Barack Obama, and […]