Category Archives: Black Celebrity Gossip – Gossip

More Stars, Celebs Added to Essence Festival Daytime Line-Up

More Stars, Celebs Added to Essence Festival Daytime Line-Up

*Time Inc.’s (NYSE:TIME) ESSENCE Festival® presented by Coca-Cola® announces additions to its incredible daytime line-up of the nation’s leading speakers, influencers and artists at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on June 30-July 2, 2017 in New Orleans, LA.  Essence Festival Attendees will be inspired and empowered to affect change in their communities while experiencing […]

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Too $hort Featured on HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ Show Soundtrack

Too $hort Featured on HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ Show Soundtrack

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*Legendary Oakland rapper Too $hort collaborates with up and coming group, Meter Mobb, a trio consisting of Vincent “VT” Tolan, Victor Sagastume, and Lucas Andres Gorham to release the single “You Came To Party,” that was featured on a recent (05-28-19) episode of the hit HBO show Silicon Valley. Too $hort serves his classic flow over […]

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‘Bayard & Me’ Tells How MLK Adviser Legalized His Gay Relationship (WATCH)

‘Bayard & Me’ Tells How MLK Adviser Legalized His Gay Relationship (WATCH)

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*In “Bayard & Me,” award-winning filmmaker Matt Wolf shares the little-known story of civil rights activist Bayard Rustin and the lengths he went to legalize his relationship with his partner Walter Naegle. The civil rights activist is best known for organizing the March on Washington and advising Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In the 1980s, […]

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25 Years After L.A. Riots Damian ‘Football’ Williams Reflects on His Life and Role in the Rebellion

25 Years After L.A. Riots Damian ‘Football’ Williams Reflects on His Life and Role in the Rebellion

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*Damian Monroe “Football” Williams never intended to make history, or revolt. But he wanted to make a name for himself, in South Central Los Angeles. In the decade leading up to the 1992 Riots, Williams sat on his porch and watched the happenings between Florence and Raymond, on 71st street. What he saw was the swagger […]

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UME Releases First 50 Cent Greatest Hits Collection

UME Releases First 50 Cent Greatest Hits Collection

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*Almost fifteen years after his explosive debut, UMe released Best Of 50 Cent. This is 50 Cent’s first “Best Of” compilation, which will be issued on CD and at all digital retail outlets. The double LP was released on April 7. It includes classic cuts from the albums Get Rich or Die Tryin’, The Massacre, Curtis, […]

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Jay-Z and Mom’s Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship Program Open to Ex-Jailed Who Want College

Jay-Z and Mom’s Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship Program Open to Ex-Jailed Who Want College

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*The Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship provides financial support to high school students as well as undergraduate students entering college for the first time. The purpose of the scholarship is to help under-served students who may not be eligible for other scholarships. Students who have either graduated from high school or earned their G.E.D. may apply. […]

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Donnie McClurkin’s #1 Hit Single ‘I Need You’ Tops Gospel Radio (WATCH)

Donnie McClurkin’s #1 Hit Single ‘I Need You’ Tops Gospel Radio (WATCH)

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*RCA Inspiration celebrates another hit from chart-topper Donnie McClurkin, as his acclaimed single “I Need You” tops the latest Gospel radio chart. Hitting #1 on the Nielsen BDS Gospel National Airplay chart this week, “I Need You” is his first Gospel Airplay #1 since 2005, and the featured single from his chart-topping Gospel album The […]

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Fetty Wap Teams up With Streetwear Brand ‘Control Sector’ for New Apparel line, ‘By Order Of’ (PHOTOS)

Fetty Wap Teams up With Streetwear Brand ‘Control Sector’ for New Apparel line, ‘By Order Of’ (PHOTOS)

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*Fetty Wap, is launching a new apparel line, “By Order Of,” in collaboration with NYC based contemporary streetwear brand Control Sector, which will be available exclusively at Footaction this March. *Fetty Wap stepped on the scene in 2014 with his Billboard-topping hit “Trap Queen,” and has kept the charts ablaze ever since. Now in 2017, with […]

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Issa Rae, ‘Insecure’ Golden Globe Nominee, to Speak at the Hollywood Confidential

Issa Rae, ‘Insecure’ Golden Globe Nominee, to Speak at the Hollywood Confidential

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*Brand Maverick Entertainment (BME) president and event creator, Steve Jones, announced today that Golden Globe nominee Issa Rae (creator and star of HBO’s Insecure) and more are scheduled to speak at the fourth installment of The Hollywood Confidential on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills (8440 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, […]

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RCA Inspiration Congratulates Kirk Franklin’s Two Grammy Wins

RCA Inspiration Congratulates Kirk Franklin’s Two Grammy Wins

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*RCA Inspiration congratulates Kirk Franklin, as the multiple GRAMMY® Award-winning superstar was honored with two more awards to add to his collection, taking home hardware in both Gospel categories at the 59th Annual GRAMMY® Awards, held live from Los Angeles. Kirk Franklin The prolific artist, songwriter, and producer won Best Gospel Album for his chart-topper […]

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