March 31, 2015

Jay Z, Madonna, Beyonce, Rihanna among superstar owners of new music streaming service

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a […]
March 30, 2015

ERYKAH BADU HONOURED AT BLACK GIRLS ROCK!

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _Erykah Badu, Fantasia, Sheila E., Sister Sledge and Estelle were among the acts who performed in celebration of black women over the weekend […]
March 30, 2015

Destiny’s Child reunites for performance at Stellar Gospel Awards; Erica Campbell wins 6

LAS VEGAS _ A reunited Destiny’s Child took the stage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Saturday as singer Erica Campbell took home six awards, […]
March 28, 2015

STUDY: HALF OF RAPPER DEATHS ARE MURDERS

WASHINGTON (AP) — Among rappers who die, one in two die of murder. That’s according to a study by Dianna Theadora Kenny, professor of psychology and […]
March 28, 2015

ICE CUBE REMEMBERS EAZY-E

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ice Cube says N-W-A. could not have existed without Eazy-E. Ice Cube tells Billboard magazine Eazy-E was “bold and not scared of […]
March 27, 2015

There’s A Feevah In The Ear

Lemme Fly is the first official single to be released by The Feevah for 2015, the package features a theatrical music video, which was shot in […]
March 25, 2015

Jamaican Motion Picture “Destiny” Comes to the USA, Starring Christopher Martin, Spice, and More

A breath of fresh air! That’s the phrase that best describes Jeremy Whittaker’s breakout film, Destiny. The film now holds the record of the “Longest running […]
March 25, 2015

Taraji P. Henson says her son will transfer to Howard after being racially profiled at USC

LOS ANGELES _ Actress Taraji P. Henson says her 20-year-old son is transferring to Howard University after being racially profiled by police at the University of […]
March 24, 2015

‘Moesha’ star Brandy to slip behind bars as Roxie in ‘Chicago’ on Broadway starting in April

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Grammy Award winner Brandy will make her Broadway debut next month as a woman behind bars in […]
March 24, 2015

Top 5 hip hop songs that pay tribute to retiring Canadian point guard Steve Nash

By Nick Patch THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Steve Nash has announced his retirement and the rap world is likely joining basketball fans in mourning. After […]
March 21, 2015

Snoop Dogg says he’s developing HBO series, talks Willie Nelson during keynote address at SXSW

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN, Texas _ Snoop Dogg has cleaned up his image from gangster rapper to multi-format entertainer, but he’s looking to […]
March 20, 2015

R&B singer The Weeknd, in sultry mood, performs at YouTube concert during South by Southwest

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN, Texas _ The Weeknd was in a sultry mood at the South by Southwest festival. The R&B singer performed […]
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