Gospel musician Fred Hammond has revealed he contracted COVID-19. Over the weekend, the Grammy-winning artist shared a four-minute video on Instagram, explaining he tested positive after receiving his results from a same-day test last Monday, November 9th. Hammond said he was in day five... Read More.
When David E. Talbert was younger, he -- like most Americans -- watched Christmas movies with his family. However, one thing was absent from those films celebrating the magic of Christmas... people that looked like him. That discovery led to him writing and directing Jingle Jangle: A Christmas... Read More.
"Next Lifetime" singer Erykah Badu has some questions about her COVID-19 tests that reported mixed results over the weekend. Badu, who regularly undergoes COVID-19 testing to perform with her band, says she received some confusing results from her rapid tests on Friday. "No symptoms. Was tested for... Read More.
Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman died in August following a silent four-year battle with colon cancer. While his final film, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, isn't due out until December 18, the Gotham Awards have since nominated Boseman for Best Actor. The late actor's big brother, Kevin Boseman, emotionally reacted to... Read More.
Grammy-winning singer Eric Bellinger is ready to hit the stage with a virtual world tour. Instead of a pre-recorded performance, like most artists have done due to COVID-19, Bellinger has offered his fans a unique experience that will be live-streamed around the world using high resolution studio-quality audio, courtesy... Read More.
Almost three decades later, Run-DMC is still credited for putting Adidas classic shell toe sneakers on the hip hop map with their 1986 single, "My Adidas." To celebrate their astonishing contribution to hip hop, the legendary rap group are set to launch a special capsule collection including... Read More.
Netflix's new film, Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey, has arrived with a joyful soundtrack featuring music from Usher, Kiana Ledé, as well as the film's stars Anika Noni Rose and Forest Whitaker. The movie centers upon Whitaker's character as the legendary toymaker Jeronicus Jangle, who is... Read More.
As the holiday season approaches, rising jazz musician Masego and R&B veterans Donell Jones and J. Holiday want to bring back those feel-good love vibes. The self-proclaimed "TrapHouseJazz" musician and singer Masego created a sonic getaway with his new EP, Studying Abroad. The six-track offering hits on a variety of emotions and themes,... Read More.
The legendary Jill Scott is bringing her smooth voice to airwaves around the world with her new weekly podcast, titled J.ill the Podcast. Miss Jilly from Philly will be joined by her sister-friends singer Aja Graydon-Dantzler of Kindred the Family Soul, and radio personality Laiya St.Clair. According to Scott, fans can look forward... Read More.