Skip to content

Rolling out live update with attorneys on the Derek Chauvin verdict

George Floyd (Image source: Instagram - @_stak5_)

Kobe Bryant’s widow Vanessa severs ties with Nike

Jermaine Dupri co-signs Whitney Houston: ‘Bobby Brown is the king of R&B’

Rep. Maxine Waters (Photo credit: Jonell Media PR for rolling out)

GOP leader condemns Maxine Waters for ‘looking for guilty verdict’ in Chauvin trial

Jay-Z, Diddy and Nas endorse Ray McGuire in New York City mayoral race (video)

Why ‘Black Panther II’ will be filmed in Georgia despite restrictive voting law

Spike Lee and Denzel Washington honor Chadwick Boseman in new Netflix doc

Bravo unveils ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ season 13 reunion trailer

Run-DMC pay tribute to the late Jam Master Jay at "VH1 Best" red carpet in December 2002. (Photo: Shutterstock/By Everett Collection)

Sons of RUN-DMC’s Jam Master Jay launch cannabis line

Twitter erupts when Kevin Durant omits Russell Westbrook as a top 5 teammate

Award-winning actress Danielle Brooks shares lessons in life and sisterhood

LaMarcus Aldridge retires immediately from NBA due to health issue

Andra Day admits history-making Oscar nomination ‘a little overwhelming’

Comedian and actress Whoopi Goldberg (Photo credit: Bang Media)

Whoopi Goldberg to launch new cannabis brand

‘Married to Medicine’ star Dr. Jackie Walters working to save more Black babies

Rolling out live update with attorneys on the Derek Chauvin verdict

David Oyelowo directs and stars in new literary fantasy, ‘The Water Man’

Mary ‘HoneyB’ Morrison discusses her journey to becoming a bestselling author

Michelle Harrington (Photo credit: C&D Agency)

Michele Harrington wants women to use CBD to have more fun in the bedroom

US recommends pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccination

Life coach Diana Byfield offers advice for a strong post-pandemic bounce back

Is the way you sleep causing weight gain?

Southern AIDS Coalition’s Dafina Ward warns: HIV is still here

176308924_6204247526267276_2800277393204886819_n

Monique ‘Dr. Mo’ Aguirre shares the story behind Resilient Counseling

Patrick C. Graham returns to the AM Wake-Up Call

Hill Harper set to release fintech banking app, ‘The Black Wall Street’

Briahna Gatlin explains the importance of mentorship for business owners

Diddy challenges GM CEO to show love vs. hate for Black-owned media

Waka Flocka (Photo Credit: Eddy "Precise" Lamarre)

Waka Flocka receives lifetime achievement award from former POTUS (video)

Jermaine Dupri co-signs Whitney Houston: ‘Bobby Brown is the king of R&B’

NBA Youngboy’s girlfriend reportedly pregnant with his 8th child

Cardi B blasts calls to ‘defund the police,’ then deletes tweet

Davis Chris and Shane Foster are the dynamic duo of DFD Music

Vanessa and Kobe Bryant (Photo credit: Bang Media)

Kobe Bryant’s widow Vanessa severs ties with Nike

Why the NBA is already prepared to postpone and cancel games

Twitter erupts when Kevin Durant omits Russell Westbrook as a top 5 teammate

Hank Aaron’s name replacing Ku Klux Klan leader’s on Atlanta school

Dwyane Wade becomes an NBA team owner

Books of the Week

~ai-02d89949-1a8a-4b85-b19e-4e00fff99af7_

Rolling Out Book Club Presents: Sunday Stories with Morgan Jerkins

IMG_5857

Book of the Month: ‘Caul Baby’ by Morgan Jerkins

IMG_5368

Rolling out book club presents: The Black Book Brunch with Bevy Smith

IMG_5368

Rolling out book club presents: The Black Book Brunch with Bevy Smith

Author of the Week

Photo Provided by Hannah Sawyer

Poet Hannah Sawyerr says a writer’s work should ‘make the reader feel seen’

Teen author Maryam Muhammad says everyone must live their truth

Vanessa Baden Kelly explains developing characters as a writer and an actress

KELLY_COVER-web

Kelly Price shedding tears of joy after a tumultuous 2020

KENAN_COVER_web

Funnyman Kenan Thompson’s clout as a content creator is no laughing matter

MIYA_COVER-web(1)

Marques Houston’s new wife Miya breaks her silence about their marriage

KIRK_COVER-web

Kirk Franklin credits therapy and faith for keeping him grounded

George Floyd (Image source: Instagram - @_stak5_)

Rolling out live update with attorneys on the Derek Chauvin verdict

Jay-Z, Diddy and Nas endorse Ray McGuire in New York City mayoral race (video)

BLM co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors under fire for high-end real estate buys

Black Girls Rock! partners with Microsoft for STEM program initiatives

Nike settles lawsuit with the maker of Lil Nas X’s Satan Shoes

enhanced-13792-1605027445-16

Do you remember these ’90s theme song lyrics from Black shows?

Syd Jones (Photo credit: N.V. Johnson)

Rapper Syd Jones takes center stage with ‘Visions’

Vershawn Sanders-Ward of Red Clay Dance Company loves the artform

Patrick C. Graham discusses his journey as a historian on AM Wake-Up Call

Celebrity choreographer Sean Bankhead is creating greatness with every artist

Isis The Poet helps us celebrate National Poetry Month

Adrienne Banfield-Norris and daughter Jada Pinkett Smith. (Photo credit: Bang Media)

Jada Pinkett Smith’s mom wasn’t feeling Olivia Jade on ‘Red Table Talk’ — at all

Photographer credit: Sarvey T. Rector

Actress Anais Lee talks about her role on Netflix show ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’

Photo authorized by :Junket Production

Kiki Layne stars in Gina Prince-Bythewood-directed film ‘The Old Guard’

Actor John Clarence Stewart (Photo provided NBC/Micaiah Sanders)

Actor John Clarence Stewart sends heartfelt message to all health care workers

Ex-Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin (Image source: Hennepin County Jail)

Derek Chauvin found guilty of murdering George Floyd

GOP leader condemns Maxine Waters for ‘looking for guilty verdict’ in Chauvin trial

Sons of RUN-DMC’s Jam Master Jay launch cannabis line

Judge upholds police officer’s 20-year sentence for killing Walter Scott

R. Kelly associate pleads guilty to arson, evades witness tampering charges

LeBron James (Image source: Instagram - @kingjames)

LeBron James defends Michael Vick against Ted Cruz’s hateful rhetoric

Attorney Kelly White Gibson returns to the AM Wake-Up Call

Barack Obama says this Jay-Z song inspires him

Black executives demand Georgia companies respond to new voting restrictions

Marc Lamont Hill to lead Black News Channel’s nightly news team

170761637_6141505472541482_705934609183308896_n

Whitney Olivia shares makeup tips on AM Wake-Up Call

LaTrice Rogers is changing the game for the hair industry

Luxury skin care line created by Black millennial enhances melanin-rich tones

Angela Yee discusses Private Label hair extensions and securing wealth

How to cure dry hands at home

Student (Photo credit: Shutterstock.com/ Black-Photogaphy)

The educational impact of COVID-19 on Black kids will be generational

Photo credit: Shutterstock.com / Andrey_Popov

4 observations about the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

(Photo by A.R. Shaw for Steed Media)

Due to Tuskegee experiment, Blacks’ hesitancy to take COVID-19 vaccine is real

Diana Byfield (Photo credit: Ajani Housen)

Life coach Diana Byfield offers advice for a strong post-pandemic bounce back

Dawn Dickson

Tech CEO Dawn Dickson-Akpoghene raised over $1M to start her company, PopCom

Beatrice Dixon

The Honey Pot CEO Beatrice Dixon shares practical steps on building a brand

IMG_2349

Entrepreneur Khadeen Ellis stresses the importance of being deliberate in life

Executive Director of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation,

Tiffany D. Hightower dedicated to helping the citizens of Illinois

TV

Photo credit: Joe Seer / Shutterstock.com

Yara Shahidi producing upcoming TV series based on Cole Brown’s book

Joseline Hernandez returns to reality stardom with new show (video)

‘All American’ star Karimah Westbrook’s acting journey nearly took another turn

Bravo unveils ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ season 13 reunion trailer

BBC exec claims Idris Elba’s ‘Luther’ lacked culture and had no Black friends

waterman_2794x4096_FNL

David Oyelowo directs and stars in new literary fantasy, ‘The Water Man’

Kandi Burruss discusses her role in the new T.D. Jakes film (video)

Why ‘Black Panther II’ will be filmed in Georgia despite restrictive voting law

Disney’s upcoming ‘Cruella’ is certain to set new fashion trends

Andra Day admits history-making Oscar nomination ‘a little overwhelming’