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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Chef Carla Hall Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Open Nashville-Inspired Restaurant in New York City

Chef and television personality Carla Hall has easily became a fan favorite on “The Chew.” With her charismatic personality and passion for food, Hall hopes to open her very own southern-styled restaurant in New York City. Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen, as she describes it is...

The Downside of the Internet: A Potato Salad Kickstarter Campaign Raised Over $70,000

Here’s news that will frustrate your aunt who makes potato salad at every cookout: there’s someone out there (Zack Danger Brown) who is about to earn $70,000 for it. And he’s getting paid by strangers on the internet. And he doesn’t even have a recipe...

‘Reading Rainbow’ Kickstarter Campaign Breaks Record With Number of Backers

Congratulations are in order for LeVar Burton and his “Reading Rainbow” Kickstarter campaign! The Kickstarter campaign to create a web version of the award-winning PBS show has broken the Kickstarter record for most contributors. Burton’s campaign amassed more than 97,000 contributors and nearly $5 million....

‘Africa Does Not Need A Savior, America Needs A Savior’

Framed, a new film that rejects America’s white savior complex.

Edwidge Danticat’s ‘Caroline’s Wedding’ to Possibly Debut on the Silver Screen

Another black woman win is (hopefully) about to be added to the big screen. In addition to Amma Asante’s Belle already gracing theaters right now and Lupita Nyong’o teaming up with Chimamanda Adichie for an Americanah adaptation, Edwidge Danticat is preparing for her work to make its screen debut. Writer...