We’ve learned that producer, preacher and New York Times Best-Selling author DeVon Franklin (“Miracles from Heaven,” “The Wait,”” “”Produced By Faith””) has signed an overall deal with 20th Century Fox. Under the multi-year pact, Franklin will produce and develop film content for the studio through his Franklin Entertainment banner.
Franklin most …read more
10/20/16- The Talk co-host and world renowned comedian Sheryl Underwood talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about last night’s presidential debate and why she can’t wait until her fraternity brother is back in the White House.
“Donald Trump got …read more
Nine Grammys. Over 50 million albums sold and over 25 years of music that is equal parts timeless and personal. Mary J. Blige is back with a new single, outlook on life and a tour with Maxwell!
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police have released two men who were arrested after a shooting at a South Los Angeles birthday party left four people dead.
The men, both Jamaican nationals, were released Tuesday. No criminal charges have been filed.
The shooting broke out early Saturday morning during a gathering at an …read more
Stripper turned sex-positive activist Amber Rose says that she understands why Donald Trump said he can grab women “by the p—y,” and it basically stems from him being an old, entitled and rich white man in America.
“This is definitely not me sticking up for Donald Trump at all, [but] I …read more
Atlanta rapper Shawty Lo shocked the hip-hop community when he died in a car crash last month. As the nation attempts to make some sense of the tragic accident, his cause of death has been released.
TMZ reports that the father of eleven died from blunt force trauma to the head, …read more
First Lady Michelle Obama stuns on the cover of The New York Times Style Magazine – A/K/A “T Magazine” – for its “Greats” issue, in which she also received thank-you notes from some of the country’s most notable men and women who describe how she “quietly and confidently” changed the …read more
Ciara is having a full circle moment in reaching yet another lifelong dream.
The singer has been named the newest spokeswoman for Revlon, according to WWD. The title is fitting, considering she was named after the Ciara by Revlon perfume from 1973, a gift her father gave her mother before she …read more
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ninety-year-old rock ‘n’ roll legend Chuck Berry is set to release his first new studio album in more than 35 years.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Berry’s album, titled “Chuck,” will be available in 2017.
The album was recorded in St. Louis-area studios and will feature mostly …read more
2016 has turned into the year of TT…Teyana Taylor.
After slaying the VH1 Hip Hop Honors with the most talked about performance, shutting down the internet by starring in Kanye West‘s “Fade” video, and becoming the epitome of post-baby body goals, the singer is well on her way to having an …read more
Ever wonder who the top paid TV stars are, and where your favorite stars rank? Variety talked to actors, executives, agents, managers, attorneys, and more connected to the entertainment industry about how much stars are making these days.
It should come as no shock to learn that there’s a huge pay …read more
Nine of the 19 acts nominated are on the ballot for the first time, with Tupac Shakur and Pearl Jam in their first year of eligibility. More than 800 artists, historians and music-industry officials vote, with results announced in December and induction next April.
Nominations were announced Tuesday.
The prolific Shakur was …read more
CINCINNATI (AP) — The mother of a 2-year-old girl who was starved and beaten to death is due in court one day after the girl’s father was sentenced to death for aggravated murder.
Thirty-year-old Andrea Bradley is scheduled to appear before a Hamilton County Common Pleas Court judge on Tuesday for …read more
SAN DIEGO (AP) — For some, the apology went too far. For others, it didn’t go far enough. For many, it was just right.
The president of one of the largest police organizations in the United States on Monday apologized for historical mistreatment of minorities, calling it a “dark side of …read more
At this point, there is no doubt that Beyoncé is the THE queen of pop culture. Besides the fact that she’s on everyone’s lips, there’s the astounding earnings of her recently concluded “Formation World Tour” which played in stadiums all over the US and in the UK.
The incredibly successful tour …read more
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Thousands of people joined Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay at a candlelight vigil Monday night on a Kentucky high school track honoring Gay’s 15-year-old daughter, who was fatally shot over the weekend.
Gay stood on the track at Lexington’s Lafayette High School where he and daughter Trinity excelled …read more
We gotta hand it to Kendu Isaacs, the future ex-husband of singer Mary J. Blige. Dude’s either playing Jedi Mind Tricks with Miss Mary or he’s doing some high stakes negotiating. Or maybe he’s just f-ing crazy! Either way, it looks like he doesn’t have much to lose.
Yep, the headline …read more
NEW YORK (AP) — Melania Trump on Monday dismissed her husband’s sexually aggressive language as “boy talk,” insisting his remarks do not reflect “the man I know,” and said she does not believe that he has assaulted any women.
Trump’s wife, in a series of media interviews, said she has accepted …read more
The racial and gender makeup of investment boards is tied directly to the investment decisions they make, especially when it comes to funding companies led by people of color or female founders, according to a new study released by the U.S. Small Business Administration.
SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet highlighted the …read more
Ayla Bystrom-Williams spent years experimenting with a probiotic kombucha tea, a fermented drink that has gained widespread appeal among health-conscious enthusiasts. Under the auspices of her upstart micro-business, Honeymoon Brewing, Bystrom-Williams has crafted a crossover beverage that combines the health properties of the kombucha with raised alcohol content more …read more
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News has fired “Today” show host Billy Bush, who was caught on tape in a vulgar conversation about women with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump before an “Access Hollywood” appearance.
Bush was suspended at the morning show two days after contents of the 2005 tape were …read more
A White teacher from Texas is under fire after he shoved a young Black child in the face for not obeying.
The pain behind Whitney Houston‘s untimely passing was only amplified by how she left us. Now we learn that long before her shocking death in a bathtub, music mogul Clive Davis made an attempt to help her himself.
In an upcoming documentary, it’s said Davis reads a tear jerking letter he …read more
One Honduran man’s life will never be the same after he lost his penis in a horrifying freak accident.
We hear Donald Trump had his eye on coming to the Apollo Theater in Harlem of all places to presumably hold one of his rallies.
Yes, you read that right. A Donald Trump rally at the historic theater. At least that’s what the New York Daily News is reporting. Oh yeah, …read more