PJ Morton is set to perform alongside his Maroon 5 bandmates at the Super Bowl Halftime Show despite the controversy surrounding the #TakeaKnee movement. The Grammy-winning R&B singer who is nominated for four awards at next month’s big event revealed his reasons for agreeing to participate in the big game, despite his support for Colin…Read More →

PJ Morton is set to perform alongside his Maroon 5 bandmates at the Super Bowl Halftime Show despite the controversy surrounding the #TakeaKnee movement. The Grammy-winning R&B singer who is nominated for four awards at next month’s big event revealed his reasons for agreeing to participate in the big game, despite his support for Colin…Read More →

Common is a rapper, actor, and activist with a clear understanding of where he stands when it comes to the NFL. During a recent interview with TMZ, he revealed that he would rather not see Travis Scott supporting the NFL by performing at the Super Bowl halftime show.Read More →

The first round of performers for the upcoming 61st annual Grammy Awards has been announced and the list includes Janelle Monae, Camila Cabello, Post Malone and Cardi B among others. Alicia Keys will serve as host for music‘s biggest night and the show will air live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February…Read More →

by Lori Lakin Hutcherson (@lakinhutcherson) The Pan African Film & Arts Festival announced today that it will celebrate its 27th Annual Opening Night on Thursday, February 7, with a screening at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles of Amazing Grace, the long-awaited Aretha Franklin concert documentary.Read More →

Drake is making big money moves. According to reports, Drizzy just inked a $10 million deal to take his talents to Sin City. The 32-year-old “In My Feelings” rapper has agreed to perform at least 12 shows at the XS Nightclub at The Wynn in Las Vegas over the next two years.Read More →

Courtney B. Vance has been a Hollywood icon for years, nabbing awards for his numerous film and television roles and constantly serves up #relationshipgoals with his wife, Angela Bassett. While it’s never surprising to see his name on the short list for acting accolades, he’s a prime contender for thematic industry’s biggest honor, a Grammy.Read More →

The 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards went down in Los Angeles on Sunday night and hosted a long list of Black nominees. Black Panther was nominated in ten categories including Best Picture, Best Acting Ensemble, and got a Best Supporting Actor nod for Michael B. Jordan. The movie was pretty much robbed but managed to take…Read More →

The 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards went down in Santa Monica on Sunday night and everyone from Issa Rae to Angela Bassett served up serious style goals on the carpet. With a ton of #MelaninMagic in the nominee pool, we’re hoping for some wins for some of this year’s biggest and best projects including Black Panther,…Read More →

by Lori Lakin Hutcherson (@lakinhutcherson) The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will host its first tele town hall of the year, the Women in Power Town Hall, on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at 5pm PST/8pm EST. The telephone program, NAACP’s first public forum of the year, will provide a platform for leading…Read More →