February 8, 2016

Fans can have Hendrix experience at guitarist’s London home

By Jill Lawless THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ When he was not being a string-shredding, amp-blasting guitar hero, Jimi Hendrix liked nothing better than to sit […]
February 8, 2016

Beyonce announces 2016 Formation World Tour

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SANTA CLARA, Calif. _ Beyonce is working overtime this weekend: After releasing a new song Saturday and performing at the […]
February 6, 2016

Beyonce releases new song day before Super Bowl appearance

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN FRANCISCO _ Another Beyonce surprise project has lit up social media and caused a frenzy of excitement a day […]
February 6, 2016

Michael B. Jordan wins big at NAACP Image Awards

By Derrik J. Lang THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ It was a total knockout for Michael B. Jordan at the NAACP Image Awards in a […]
February 5, 2016

Meek Mill gets 3 months house arrest for parole violation

By Errin Haines Whack THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PHILADELPHIA _ A Philadelphia judge is giving Robert Williams at least three months to earn back his status as […]
February 5, 2016

Musical gaffe: Juno Awards replace nominee after realizing song was ineligible

By David Friend THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ DJ and producer Kaytranada is fuming after Juno Awards organizers yanked his nomination on Friday once they realized […]
February 5, 2016

Bruno Mars finally confirms he’s performing at the Super Bowl

SAN FRANCISCO _ Bruno Mars has finally officially confirmed he would perform at Sunday’s Super Bowl halftime show with Coldplay and Beyonce. The pop singer posted […]
February 5, 2016

Soul diva Rihanna to perform at Grammy Awards

LOS ANGELES – Rihanna is joining the list of performers at the Grammy Awards later this month. The soul diva is just out with a new […]
February 5, 2016

Next Big Thing: Three standout films for Black History Month

By David Friend THE CANADIAN PRESS The weekly Next Big Thing column highlights what’s bubbling under the surface in entertainment with a look at rising stars […]
February 5, 2016

NAACP IMAGE AWARDS – OSCARS

  PASADENA, Calif. (AP) _ They were dissed by the Oscars. But several black actors and filmmakers may end up being kissed tonight at the N-Doube-A-C-P […]
February 4, 2016

Singer Andra Day rises as soul songstress

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ A phone call from Stevie Wonder changed Andra Day’s life. He called Day and asked if he […]
February 4, 2016

NAACP show expects sparks, not fireworks from #OscarsSoWhite

By Derrik J. Lang THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PASADENA, Calif. _ #OscarsSoWhite? That’s so last year for the NAACP Image Awards. Despite the heated talk about racial […]
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