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    Posted by Donte Slocum On Tuesday, the Kennedy Center named Q-Tip their first artistic director of hip-hop culture. 

    Posted by Annika Harris “It’s really interesting with Jennifer Lawrence being vocal. My perspective is different than hers

By Annika Harris 2016 will be a whirlwind year for Deborah Cox. The multiplatinum R&B recording artist and actress is

Posted by Ricky Riley Jada Pinkett Smith’s call for an Oscars boycott has caught the attention of most Black entertainers

Reported by Liku Zelleke “Hot Boy” rapper Bobby Shmurda (real name Ackquille Pollard) has been in jail for over a

by Donte Slocum Despite 2015 being a sublime year for Black talent in film, amassing great box office receipts and high

Posted by Ricky Riley   Golden Globes had an array of miscues, offensive jokes and utter sloppiness, but one of

Posted by Jasmine Nelson Comic Republic, a Nigerian comics startup based in Lagos, is creating a universe of superheroes for

By Saeed Ahmed, Todd Leopold and Joe Sutton, CNN David Bowie, whose incomparable sound and chameleon-like ability to reinvent himself

(CNN)Canadian model Winnie Harlow, born Chantelle Brown-Young, did not have an easy childhood. At the age of four she was

by Mike Yates   It is an experience we’ve all had: you are listening to the radio and you hear

[ot-video type=”vimeo” url=”https://player.vimeo.com/video/144523728″] The official trailer for the new Spike Lee film “Chi-Raq.” Nina MetzContact ReporterChicago Closeup A trailer for

      JC- There aren’t really any cons if you’re talking about peer pressure or anything like that. I’ve

  By: James Clingman In war, one of the first things the enemy does is destroy his adversary’s ability to