Black Celebrities

She wanted to rap about racism, but was told to rap about the guys she slept with

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In this video Roosevelt Mitchell III speaks with co-owner of Excitement Radio, Ms. Angela Beasley. Angela was formerly a well respected and very talented rap artist in the music industry, making music with some of the hottest artist of the era. When Angela wanted to rap about issues that are harming the black community such as racism, music executives looked ...

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BOW DOWN? DIRECTOR BRAGS ABOUT ‘DOMINATING’ LEBRON JAMES IN NEW MOVIE

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BY: John “Hennry” Harris The attack on masculinity seems to have reached epic levels, especially in regards to Black men. Some of our biggest stars and athletes are inconspicuously wearing dresses and other feminine attire as the media appears to be conducting a mass castration for the world to see.flobrondress LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers has been seen as ...

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FRESHMAN FSU QUARTERBACK DE’ANDRE JOHNSON SUSPENDED FOR PUNCHING WOMAN IN THE FACE

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BY: John “Hennry” Harris Jameis Winston is in the NFL and I am sure that Florida State University were relieved to know that their quarterback controversy was finished. Well, not quite. ESPN is reporting that freshman FSU quarterback De’Andre Johnson has been suspended indefinitely for allegedly punching a female FSU student at a bar. Sources say Johnson was involved in ...

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Black Music Month: “Crazy, Sexy, Cool”–The Ladies Behind TLC

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by Kristina Byas The Reel Network continues its celebration of Black Music Month with a look at another artist. Today, we’re honoring TLC and their contributions to the music world. The story of TLC is one that is well known. Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas are three names that the world came to know ...

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That’s Funny: The Comic Who Helped Trash Bill Cosby Gets His Own TV Show

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By Dana C. Ayres First, it was Dave Chappelle, then, the likes of Key & Peele. Now, they all move over for the new comic stylings of Hannibal Buress. According to Variety.com, “Why? With Hannibal Buress” will feature the comic “answering the burning questions on his mind through stand-up, filmed segments, man-on-the-street interviews and special in-studio guests. Each episode will ...

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Samuel L. Jackson Talks About the Heart Scare That Made Him Go Vegan

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by Kristina Byas Fans have grown to think of Samuel L. Jackson as the iconic figures he plays in movies…the butt kicking hero Nick Fury from “The Avengers” or the wise Jedi counselor who knows how to use the force to defeat enemies like he did in “Star Wars :Revenge of the Sith”, but Jackson is all to human and ...

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Dr Boyce Watkins: 27 ways black people are brainwashed from birth

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by Dr Boyce Watkins I remember when I first heard Malcolm X ask, “Who taught you to hate yourself?” Of course we know the answer to this question, but many of us are afraid to say it. Even mentioning the ways that white-dominated institutions shape our thinking can lead to punishment, ostracism, unemployment, incarceration and even death. The deepest part ...

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Taraji P Henson sent to the hospital

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Cookie from the hit TV show Empire is a pretty strong woman. But the real life version of Cookie, Taraji P Henson, is showing that she is as vulnerable as the rest of us. The famed actress sent out a picture of her arm with an IV in it, as TMZ is reporting that she has been hospitalized. Apparently, Taraji ...

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