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10 Of The Best Nia Long  Throwback Photos 1

10 Of The Best Nia Long Throwback Photos

We can’t forget about Nia’s character “Debbie” in the classic movie “Friday”. Debbie was friends with Craig’s (Ice Cube) sister Dana (Regina King) and sister of Felisha played by Angela Means.   Long also starred in another classic urban movie called Boyz n the Hood. Her character’s name was Brandi, the girlfriend of Tre played […]

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Black Coffy Artist Spotlight "TxLips Band"

Black Coffy Artist Spotlight “TxLips Band”

txlips.com What advice do you have for people who want to form their own bands?  My advice for anyone wanting to start their own band is to first come up with a concept of your bands mission, vision, etc. Come up with a plan for the direction you want to go with your band. Learn the […]

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50 Cent donates $3 million for inner city education programs 8

50 Cent donates $3 million for inner city education programs

50 Cent seems to spend a lot of time trolling people on social media. It’s either that or he’ll diss one of his enemies, update fans on the show “Power,” or display one of his pricey vehicles. But on Friday he posted something that didn’t involve a beef, the popular crime drama or a new […]

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Tariq Nasheed Networth 2018 - 2019 9

Tariq Nasheed Networth 2018 – 2019

Tariq Nasheed, better known as “king flex” or “Tariq elite” is an American film producer, author, public speaker, and a media personality. Born in the city of Detroit on 1 July 1974, Tariq’s rise to fame began with the authoring of his books on relationships and how to deal with them. According to him, there […]

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What is Corey Holcomb's Net worth 11

What is Corey Holcomb’s Net worth

Corey Lamont Holcomb was born in Chicago, Illinois on June 23 1968. Holcomb is best known for being a stand up American comedian, actor and radio host. He was brought up in Chicago and still lives there. It was another Chicago area comic in the guise of Godfrey who helped Holcomb get his break in […]

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Migos, Ludacris To Perform at Pre-Super Bowl Concert 12

Migos, Ludacris To Perform at Pre-Super Bowl Concert

Electronic Arts Inc. and OnLocation Experiences announced Monday that Lil Yachty and Lil Baby will also hit the stage at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta on Jan. 31, 2018, for the concert celebrating rappers from Atlanta. Super Bowl 53 will take place Feb. 3 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Ludacris, a Grammy winner […]

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Will & Jada Smith Named In Duane Martin’s Bankruptcy Lawsuit 14

Will & Jada Smith Named In Duane Martin’s Bankruptcy Lawsuit

Now, Will Smith and his wife Jada Smith have been dragged into their best friends, Martin Duane and Tisha Campbell’s divorce and bankruptcy case. After 20 years of what seemed to be a blissful marriage, the two are parting ways and their financial records are out in public. Martin who is a star of the […]

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Black Movies on Netflix Sept. 2018 16

Black Movies on Netflix Sept. 2018

Marvel’s Superhero of 2018 is coming to Netflix Sept. 4. I don’t often watch a movie more than one time unless I really like it. I will be firing up the old Roku for this one.     D.L. Hughley D.L. Hughley: Contrarian (Netflix Original) Sept. 18         Sept. 21 Nappily Ever […]

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5 Ways Freelance Writers Can Recharge and Stay Creative 21

5 Ways Freelance Writers Can Recharge and Stay Creative

  Writing as a freelancer has opened up the creative doors for many people. However, all writers lose inspiration or get burned out at times, so here are our top five ways for freelance writers to recharge and stay creative. Breaks Take regular breaks throughout the day. Getting up and moving about is vital to […]

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5 Biopics Waiting For Black Actors 23

5 Biopics Waiting For Black Actors

There has been a little bit of buzz over the last year or two that Hollywood is, for lack of a better word, discovering minorities. There have always been a few stars that don’t represent the typical white male demographic that dominates Hollywood. For instance, Will Smith and Denzel Washington have long been reliable box […]

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7 Ways To Help Your Teenager To Quit Smoking 30

7 Ways To Help Your Teenager To Quit Smoking

Do you have a teenager and want to help them quit for good? Here a few steps you can take to get them to put them out for good. Create a quitting plan together Because of their young age, teens can develop an addiction to the nicotine quickly. You will be able to notice their […]

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Della Reese, 'Touched By An Angel' Star And Singer, Dies At 86 32

Della Reese, ‘Touched By An Angel’ Star And Singer, Dies At 86

  Della Reese, a performer and pastor best known for her starring role on the CBS spiritual drama Touched by an Angel, has died at 86. “Her signature television role came late in life,” NPR’s Eric Deggans reported. “Reese already had been famous for decades as a gospel-influenced R&B performer, TV guest star and talk show […]

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5 Things About The Baylor Project 34

5 Things About The Baylor Project

The Baylor Project started their own record label This husband and wife duo decided to take faith in their own hands and started their record label ( Be A Light) without the assistants of any major record label insiders. Jean Baylor is a former member of Zhane I know some of you guys remember the […]

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Robert Guillaume, TV’s Benson, Passed at 89 35

Robert Guillaume, TV’s Benson, Passed at 89

Best known for his role as Benson DuBois in the television series Soap and the spinoff Benson, Robert Guillaume was an accomplished operatic singer and stage actor. He was also a sensitive man whose turbulent personal life reflected a troubled childhood. He died Tuesday at the age of 89 from complications of prostate cancer. Born […]

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Nate Parker continues critical work of empowering young black filmmakers 36

Nate Parker continues critical work of empowering young black filmmakers

For the second straight year, Nate Parker is acknowledging the need to empower young black filmmakers by taking matters into his own hands. The actor just wrapped his second year of providing instruction, guidance and inspiration to dozens of young college students through his Summer Film Institute at Wiley College in Marshall, Texas. The institute, which hosted […]

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Artist Spotlight "Shanell Alyssa" 37

Artist Spotlight “Shanell Alyssa”

Bio: Shanell Alyssa brings forth a soulful compilation of spirit-filled, thought-provoking lyrics and warm melodic tones, organically combined to make all who listen feel at home. A singer, songwriter and musician with a goal to create an experience that reaches beyond the melodies and sounds, Shanell encourages listeners to be engaged and not passive in their participation. Her […]

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4 FUN BACHELORETTE PARTY ALTERNATIVES 39

4 FUN BACHELORETTE PARTY ALTERNATIVES

Engaging in memorable events with a bachelorette not only breaks the boredom but also strengthens your connection. Understanding her hobbies and interests can help you decide party activities you can actively participate together. For example, if she averts from alcoholic parties, then here are excellent party alternatives you can indulge. Sports If she is a […]

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Big 3 June 25th 40

Big 3 June 25th

WEEK 1 | June 25: Barclays Center | Brooklyn, NY  | TICKETS  WEEK 2 | July 2: Spectrum Center | Charlotte, NC | TICKETS  WEEK 3 | July 9: BOK Center | Tulsa, OK | TICKETS  WEEK 4 | July 16: Wells Fargo Center | Philadelphia, PA  TICKETS  WEEK 5 | July 23: UIC PAVILION | CHICAGO, IL TICKETS  […]

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Dave Chappelle Regrets Telling People To give Trump A Chance 41

Dave Chappelle Regrets Telling People To give Trump A Chance

On Tuesday, Dave Chappelle admitted that it was a mistake to tell Saturday Night Live viewers to give Trump a chance when he hosted the comedy show just days after Donald Trump was elected. “I was the first guy on TV to say ‘Give Trump a chance.’ I f–ked up. Sorry,” Chappelle said at the Robin Hood […]

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Reveiwing The Movie Bye Boy (Netflix) 42

Reveiwing The Movie Bye Boy (Netflix)

  Bye Boy was added to Netflix’s catalog on April 1. 2017. So one day, my friend and I stumbled up on this movie while browsing Netflix. This year I am trying to get my money’s worth out of Netflix. Sadly I watch less than 10 movies a year, and no series at all. I […]

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Queen Latifah, Jill Scott To Star In Flint Water Crisis Film 44

Queen Latifah, Jill Scott To Star In Flint Water Crisis Film

Lifetime is putting forward a film about the water crisis that recently struck the city of Flint, Michigan, and captured national attention. The film, which stars the likes of Queen Latifah, Betsy Brandt, Jill Scott and Marin Ireland, will be based on the Time magazine cover story, “The Toxic Tap,” by Josh Sanburn. It will follow […]

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10 Best Black Comedy Films 45

10 Best Black Comedy Films

There is nothing like having a good sunday dinner with family and watching a movie afterwards. I must admit, I am not an advid movie watcher, but I try to a catch a movie here and there on Sundays when I have time. Here are my choices of the 10 Best Black Comedy Films in […]

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Charlie Murphy, "Chappelle's Show" Star Passed at 57 After Leukemia Battle 46

Charlie Murphy, “Chappelle’s Show” Star Passed at 57 After Leukemia Battle

Charlie Murphy, the beloved comedian, writer and older brother of Eddie Murphy, has died after a battle with leukemia. Murphy was 57 years old. The first time I noticed Charlie Murphy was on the movie “CB4” as Gusto, at the time I had know idea that he was Eddie Murphy’s older brother. Murphy’s most celebrated […]

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5 Fascinating Facts About Nichelle Nichols 47

5 Fascinating Facts About Nichelle Nichols

I remember as a kid watching Star Trek for the first time. Upon mostly caucasian white males and Mr. Sulu aka George Takei, I was taken aback when I saw this beautiful African American Lady on board of the Starship Enterprise. My first thought was “A black person in outer space” that was a first in […]

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