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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Gabrielle Union and the Beauty of Bridging the Gap

Oprah Winfrey convened four beautiful black actresses for a special “Oprah’s Next Chapter” episode. Phylicia Rashad, Alfre Woodard, Viola Davis and Gabrielle Union conversed with Winfrey about the plight of black thespians in Hollywood. The ladies discussed all-things-discrimination, from overcoming “mean girls” syndrome to fighting...

Jason Collins and Family To Appear on “Oprah’s Next Chapter” — Will You Watch?

After becoming the first openly gay athlete in American team sports, Jason Collins is hitting the media circuit to share his groundbreaking story. Oprah Winfrey tapped the free agent to appear on “Oprah’s Next Chapter to talk about his courageous decision to come out and...

Whitney Houston’s Brother Michael Admits Starting Her On Drugs

If you tuned into last night’s “Oprah’s Next Chapter” interview with Cissy Houston, you saw a grieving mother reveal the pain of losing one of her beloved children. Cissy spoke her truth about her daughter, superstar Whitney Houston’s life from the singer’s battle with drugs,...

Sneak Peek: “Oprah’s Next Chapter” with “Scandal” Creator Shonda Rhimes, Kerry Washington and Judy Smith

ABC’s “Scandal,” is not only popular, it’s historic. The show, which follows Olivia Pope, the powerful yet vulnerable head of a crisis management firm, made history by casting the first black female lead in 38 years in a primetime television drama. Oprah is documenting this groundbreaking moment...

Kerry Washington and Shonda Rhimes To Appear on “Oprah’s Next Chapter”

Oprah Winfrey stays on top of what’s hot! The media mogul is sitting down with Kerry Washington and Shonda Rhimes for an upcoming episode of “Oprah’s Next Chapter,” she revealed on Twitter. Shonda Rhimes is the genius behind ABC’s “Scandal,” the popular drama airing Thursday...