Black Celebrities

Kerry Washington Wants Beyoncé to Guest Star on “Scandal”


By: Evette Champion According to Scandal star, Kerry Washington, Beyoncé would be the perfect person to appear as a guest star on the hit show. Washington stars as the lead character, Olivia Pope on the hit show. The show details the life of a fixer who is involved in a love affair with the President of the United States. Stars ...

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This Comedian Says The Illuminati Is Real & Tried To Get Him!


By G. Brown Good morning! WAIT…EARTH IS STILL HERE? Whew…that’s a relief, we dodged another doomsday in the form of a super blood moon. Stargazers, prognosticators and religious zealots expected the world to end beneath the September 27th, huge blood moon. The Super Blood Moon took part in a rarely seen phenomenon Sunday as it inched close to the Earth ...

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Ex-Disney Star Gets Her Own Barbie Doll ; And She Even Has Dreadlocks


By: Evette Champion Do you remember that little fiasco surrounding Giuliana Rancic and the comment she made about Zendaya’s Academy Awards ensemble? More specifically the offensive comment she made about Zendaya’s choice to wear her hair in long dreadlocks? No? Allow me to refresh your memory. Yeah, that one. Well, joke is on Giuliana because Zendaya and the “controversial” hairstyle ...

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Kanye West Has Performance Issues at Hollywood Bowl Due To Technicality

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 30:  Vanguard Award winner Kanye West speaks onstage during the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on August 30, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Reported by Liku Zelleke Rapper Kanye West had to stop his performance of “See You in My Nightmare” – albeit for a short while – because the track was out of sync with his lyrics at his concert held at the Hollywood Bowl on Friday night. He was performing all the tracks on his 2008 album “808s & Heartbreak.” Things ...

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What should we consider “AfroCentric?”


By Dana C. Ayres afrogoggles Artisanal Eyewear By all means and purposes, the best way to understand the meaning of something is to know the history of the thing. In terms of Afrocentricity, often one has to dig deep to find the truth about that said “African” thing. For centuries, the peoples, the continent, cultures, religions and languages of the ...

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We Can Be the Darlings of Primetime TV, but Can We Dominate It?


By Dana C. Ayres It’s easy to get lost in the excitement of seeing our chocolate images grace the TV screen during prime time. Given, the storylines are intriguing and the acting is superb, but the reality is that the bigger picture belongs to the greater audience. Are the greater audience of television viewers African American or Caucasian? This leads ...

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