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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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Misty Copeland Gets New Show On Oxygen

Misty Copeland, who recently announced that she will be a featured soloist in the American Ballet Theatre’s production of Swan Lake at the Kennedy Center in D.C. next April, has ...

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Iyanla Vanzant’s #FixMyLifeFerguson Plans Do Not Go Over Well With Black Twitter

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Across social media and virtually every form of online media, people constantly refer those who are struggling with various emotional and spiritual burdens to Iyanla Vanzant. Thanks to her “Fix My Life” series, she’s become somewhat of a home remedy of problem solvers. The way...

Iyanla Vanzant’s Advice on Living in the Right Now

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Hey Beloveds! * Iyanla Voice * Ms. Iyanla Vanzant is offering up some sparkling, brand new advice to go with that sparkling champagne you had a few days ago.  Vanzant wants you to live in the present.  We all get so easily distracted with the...

Iyanla Vanzant: “Black Women are Out of Order”

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Iyanla Vanzant doles out hard-hitting life advice on her OWN show “Iyanla: Fix My Life” but her subjects extend past the celebrities and everyday people who appear on the series. She fixed her gaze on black women at Essence Festival when she referred to black...

DMX Wants “Iyanla: Fix My Life” Footage Pulled From OWN Network, Threatens Legal Action

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OWN executives certainly hoped the premiere episode of “Iyanla: Fix My Life” with DMX would cause a stir to draw ratings, but even they couldn’t foresee the drama that snowballed after the airing. Since DMX and Iyanla Vanzant’s confrontation premiered on OWN on April 13th,...

Sheree Whitfield Opens Up About Divorce and “Chateau Sheree” on “Iyanla: Fix My Life”

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After a firestorm of negative press surrounding DMX’s appearance on the season premiere episode, Iyanla Vanzant is moving on with her controversial series “Iyanla: Fix My Life” as scheduled. The next show will feature former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” castmate Sheree Whitfield as she struggles...