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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Beyoncé’s New Single Might Debut Next Week

The rumor mill is swirling again now that we are fast approaching the Monday release of Beyonce’s box set, appropriately titled Beyoncé Platinum. There is reason to believe that her next ...

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Tracy Morgan Still Not Recovered From Highway Crash Injuries

Actor/Comedian Tracy Morgan is still hampered by the effects of the debilitating injuries he sustained from the horrific highway crash that occurred on the New Jersey Turnpike this past June ...

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Oprah Refused to Pay Hula Hoopers To Perform

Oprah has always been a hustler and this past fall she was on the road again, promoting her “Live the Life You Want Weekend” tour. The production made it rounds ...

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MTV Working on Documentary About White Racism

MTV has always been a force in the world of exploratory TV – they virtually initiated the blueprint with the birth of The Real World, and now they are taking ...

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Serena Williams Responds to Russian Tennis Federation President Who Referred to the Williams Sisters as “Brothers”

Clearly the Williams sisters’ status as hard-working, world-renowned tennis champs just isn’t enough to garner everyone’s respect—not even from those who hold high professional posts in the world of tennis.  Shamil Tarpischev, president of the Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) was aptly reprimanded by Serena Williams...

Serena Williams Takes on Fashion Week, Debuts Fashion Line

Fresh off the tennis court, Serena Williams shows the world she can also be a fierce contender in the coveted fashion industry. The “Serena Williams’ Signature Statement” debuted on day six of New York’s fashion week and garnered a great deal of frenzy. The runway...

On Serena Williams & The Racism Experienced By Black Women Athletes

Articles chronicling the story of Serena’s 3rd consecutive U.S. Open win were accompanied with pictures of a smiling trophy-displaying Serena Williams standing in front of American flags as they wavered carelessly behind. For many, this photo represents the modern America we all want to believe...

Serena Williams Wins 18th Grand Slam

After being forced to drop out of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships due to a virus illness, Serena Williams reclaimed her throne at the U.S. Open championships. On Sunday, in Flushing Meadows, Queens, Williams defeated her friend Caroline Wozniacki with a 6-3, 6-3 victory. The 32-year-old...

Bow Down: Serena Williams Looks AH-MAY-ZING on the Cover of ‘Fitness’

Tennis champ Serena Williams is known for her amazing game on the court, and her banging body off of it. But according to the 32-year-old star, it hasn’t always been that way.  “When I was young I thought I should be built more like an...