February 1, 2016

SAG AWARDS – DIVERSITY

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Now that wasn’t so hard, was it? After a couple of weeks of the Academy Awards being blasted for their lack of […]
February 1, 2016

SAG AWARDS – VIOLA DAVIS

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Viola Davis says despite what you might read in online postings, diversity “is not a trending topic.” She says it’s an ongoing […]
January 31, 2016

Nova Scotia rapper Classified gets personal on new album ‘Greatful’

By Aly Thomson THE CANADIAN PRESS ENFIELD, N.S. _ It only made sense that Canadian rapper Classified would record his new album, “Greatful,” in his home […]
January 30, 2016

John Legend will help produce off Broadway comedy show

NEW YORK _ Add John Legend to the list of music superstars trying their luck in the theatre. The Grammy-winning singer has signed on to help […]
January 29, 2016

RIHANNA – “ANTI”

NEW YORK (AP) _ If you didn’t get Rihanna’s new album for free yesterday, you can pay for it today. Rihanna released the album “ANTI” yesterday, […]
January 29, 2016

ARETHA FRANKLIN – CHARITY STREAK

DETROIT (AP) _ Aretha Franklin is going all out to support her home state of Michigan. Franklin is offering hotel rooms for 25 to 50 residents […]
January 29, 2016

THE ROOTS – LAWSUIT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Former Roots bassist Leonard “Hub” Hubbard is suing the band and their manager over money. Hubbard was a member of The Roots from […]
January 29, 2016

BASKETBALL – All-STAR – HALFTIME

TORONTO (CP) _ News that Sting will headline the halftime show at the N-B-A all-star game next month in Toronto delighted some players — but puzzled […]
January 28, 2016

Cosby’s lawyers: DA playing game of ‘gotcha’ after 12 years

PHILADELPHIA _ Lawyers for Bill Cosby are accusing prosecutors of playing a game of “gotcha” by waiting 12 years to charge him in a sex-assault case […]
January 28, 2016

Kerry Washington feted with parade and roast at Harvard

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. _ “Scandal” actress Kerry Washington took home a shiny little pudding pot Thursday after being feted with a raucous parade through Harvard Square and […]
January 27, 2016

MR. VEGAS RELEASES EXCLUSIVE NEW CLOTHING LINE

Internationally renowned dancehall/reggae artist Mr. Vegas is launching his new merchandise line – MV Collections – on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. Known across the world for […]
January 27, 2016

SANJAY DROPS CHRIS GAYLE INSPIRED ‘DON’T BLUSH BABY’ SINGLE

Kingston Jamaica, Just when we thought the Chris Gayle fiasco was close to being over the incident has now become a source of inspiration. Recording artiste […]
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