Pharrell Williams Points To Michael Brown’s ‘Bullyish Behavior’ as a ‘Problem’

Multi-talented artist, Pharrell Williams is at the top of his game and garnered an enviable level of respectability in the entertainment industry. His accomplishments have at times presented him in ...

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Kelis is Headed to the Cooking Channel with 'Holiday Feast With Kelis' Special

Kelis is an artist who has never been known to charter the predictable territory of her colleagues. The ‘Milkshake’ singer is still touring and doling out her signature beats but ...

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Saturday Night Live Misses the Mark with “Annie” Spoof

Saturday Night Live never seems to be able to get it right when it comes to the realm of Black women. After years of evading the issue of why they ...

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Shonda Rhimes Slayed The Ratings Game This Season

Thursday nights have been regulated to Shondaland and the numbers prove that they are profitably thriving. ABC has a lot to celebrate  – thanks to their affiliation with Shonda Rhimes who ...

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Marlon Wayans Defends His Right to Use the N-Word

Marlon Wayans is taking his right to use the N-word seriously by filing legal docs in defense of an Instagram post that depicts him calling an extra from his film ...

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Queen Latifah Confirmed to Host the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Queen Latifah has landed quite an impressive gig. The daytime talk show host has been invited to host the 21st Annual Nobel Peace Prize concert-taking place in Oslo, Norway. According to ...

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“Glee” Actress Amber Riley Recounts Run In With Racist

When you’re black, it doesn’t matter how famous you are, or if you’re on a top rated TV show, or even if you’re the reigning “Dancing With The Stars” champion, it doesn’t make you immune to racism.  It doesn’t even matter if it’s Black History...

Amber Riley on Accepting Herself: I’m Not Going to Hurt Myself to Be a Size Two

Body image and weight is a struggle for many women, but when you’re an actress governed by Hollywood’s rigid beauty standards, being outside the norm can not only limit your success, but can do a number on your self-esteem. In MTV’s new show, This Is...

Budding Glamazons: 5 Style Stars To Watch

Poised and ready to take center stage, these style stars have been on our radar for quite some time. Most grew up alongside their famous parents and starred in successful box-office hits. Others were ambassadors for AIDS/HIV and fixtures on the red carpet with their...

Fresh or Mess? 2011 NAACP Image Awards Edition

On Fox’s Glee, Amber Riley is definitely a girl to watch. Her vocals are out of control (we mean that affectionately) and her attitude screams diva in the making. While her TV persona, Mercedes, prefers an urban style — Amber always hits the red carpet...