Ciara, La La Anthony and Natalia Bryant play football on vacation (video)

Ciara, La La Anthony and Natalia Bryant play football on vacation (video)

Step aside, Russell Wilson. Ciara, La La Anthony and Natalia Bryant seem to have things covered on the field. While on a family-and-friends getaway, the trio showed off their athletic skills in a fun game of football. Ciara and Anthony have been spending a lot of time with their friend Vanessa Bryant and her children […]

Thrills and chills: Black TV shows and movies coming to Netflix in October

Thrills and chills: Black TV shows and movies coming to Netflix in October

As we enter the month of October, Netflix has revealed its monthly rollout of TV shows and films coming to the streaming service. A part of the rollout includes content that features Black actors, producers, writers and directors. “With Netflix adding TV classics like “Girlfriends” and “Sister, Sister” in September, subscribers are highly anticipating this […]

Reebok names fashion designer Kerby Jean-Raymond VP of creative direction

Reebok names fashion designer Kerby Jean-Raymond VP of creative direction

The time for the fashion industry to recognize Black leadership is long overdue. While Black designers have been making a name for themselves for years, those who have been offered a seat at the table is still small. While a number of companies recently have put out statements saying “Black Lives Matter” and supporting racial […]

Usher welcomes a baby girl with Jenn Goicoechea (photo)

Usher welcomes a baby girl with Jenn Goicoechea (photo)

Congrats are in order for Usher. The “Peace Sign” singer is officially a #girldad. The 41-year-old singer and longtime girlfriend Jenn Goicoechea have welcomed their first child together. Usher confirmed the news on Instagram and revealed his daughter’s name with an adorable picture of the newborn’s tiny hand resting on his finger. “We are feeling […]

Bryson Tiller honors Breonna Taylor with billboards in Louisville

Bryson Tiller honors Breonna Taylor with billboards in Louisville

After the recent grand jury decision in Breonna Taylor’s case rocked the nation, it’s been hard for fellow Louisville, Kentucky, native Bryson Tiller to celebrate his career. When he heard the news, Tiller, who recently celebrated the fifth anniversary of his Trapsoul album, was overcome with emotion and determined to take action. The 27-year-old singer […]

Serena Williams forced to withdraw from French Open due to injury

Serena Williams forced to withdraw from French Open due to injury

While fans were rooting for Serena Williams to pull through at the 2020 French Open, she has been forced to withdraw due to an injury. The 39-year-old tennis star made the announcement on Wednesday, Sept. 30, ahead of her match against Bulgarian tennis star Tsvetana Pironkova. “It’s my Achilles that didn’t have enough time to […]

DaBaby and Roddy Ricch lead BET Hip Hop Awards nominations

DaBaby and Roddy Ricch lead BET Hip Hop Awards nominations

The 2020 BET Hip Hop Awards is almost here and ahead of the award show, which airs Tuesday, October 27, BET has released this year’s nominees. DaBaby and Roddy Ricch are leading this year’s artists with the most nominations. The “Suge,” rapper, who was awarded “Best Male Hip Hop Artist,” tops the list earning 12 […]

5 Black-owned coffee brands to support on National Coffee Day

5 Black-owned coffee brands to support on National Coffee Day

It’s National Coffee Day! It’s time to pour, blend, and enjoy up your favorite cup of coffee. Whether you like dark roasts. iced coffee or lattes, we encourage you to learn about and support Black-owned coffee businesses. On this National Coffee Day instead of hitting up the major coffee shop, check out a local Black […]

Camille Rose CEO Janell Stephens shares gems about innovation in hair care

Camille Rose CEO Janell Stephens shares gems about innovation in hair care

When Janell Stephens, the founder and CEO of Camille Rose, set out to create handmade products as a solution for her children’s chronic eczema. The mother of five was at the forefront of the radical shift in the beauty industry when she launched Camille Rose in 2011. Her focus on product quality, integrity, the avoidance […]

Black veterans join forces to launch True Products detergent company

Black veterans join forces to launch True Products detergent company

If you’re looking to support Black businesses and are in the market for a new laundry detergent then True Products may be for you. True Products is a startup manufacturing and distribution company that specializes in household cleaning supplies. The business was launched in 2012 by two U. S. Army veterans — Ali B. Muhammad and Abdur-Rahim […]

Beauty industry pro Tie Cooper launches Beau Tie Cosmetics for women of color

Beauty industry pro Tie Cooper launches Beau Tie Cosmetics for women of color

Ladies, get ready because there is a new makeup line on the market. Makeup artist, beauty editor and philanthropist Tieshia “Tie” Cooper is transforming her passion for beauty into a new brand — Beau Tie Cosmetics. Beau Tie Cosmetics officially launched Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, and will feature a line of products with a focus on […]

Megan Thee Stallion buys Cardi B’s daughter a Louis Vuitton purse

Megan Thee Stallion buys Cardi B's daughter a Louis Vuitton purse

As Cardi B and Offset’s 2-year-old daughter made her debut on Instagram over the weekend, she also showed off some expensive new gifts from Megan Thee Stallion. On the page run by mom Cardi B, the first couple of images show Kulture rocking a plaid blue skirt, a pink sweater, some white Air Force 1s, […]

Foot Locker to turn 2K stores into voter registration locations

Foot Locker to turn 2K stores into voter registration locations

With the upcoming election being one of the most critical in our nation’s history, there has been an increase in the number of brands stepping up and encouraging people to vote. In an effort to target and engage young voters, Foot Locker is the latest to join the fight. As more than 4 million young […]

‘Insecure’ fans shocked after learning which character is pregnant in real life

'Insecure' fans shocked after learning which character is pregnant in real life

As the cast of “Insecure” gathered at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday night, Sept. 20, 2020, they shared photos, laughs and even spilled some tea about next season. While fans were not surprised that the popular HBO comedy series helmed by Issa Rae was overlooked for any […]

Aesthetician Terrelle Hunt specializes in acne treatment for African Americans

Aesthetician Terrelle Hunt specializes in acne treatment for African Americans

Terrelle Hunt is a medical aesthetician at B-New Beauty Studio in Atlanta. Hunt works to help her clients illuminate their natural beauty. She offers services including facials, dermaplaning, microneedling and more. Not only does Hunt focus on providing quality treatments for her clients, but she also prides herself on helping them understand their skin. We spoke […]

Nigerian painter Collins Obijaku explores Black identity through art

Nigerian painter Collins Obijaku explores Black identity through art

Self-taught Nigerian artist Collins Obijakurefers to himself as a custodian of contemporary Black culture. He uses his art as a vehicle to explore the evolving consciousness and contexts of his own identity. Using charcoal, he brings his subjects to life on the canvas with contoured lines and fingerprint-like designs. In his latest series “Kings’ Collection; […]

Beyoncé collaborates with Adidas on 50th anniversary remake of classic sneaker

Beyoncé collaborates with Adidas on 50th anniversary remake of classic sneaker

Following up on the success of Beyoncé’s IVY PARK x Adidas collection that debuted in January, the superstar is teaming up with the brand once again. Beyoncé, who reigns supreme in both music and fashion, is teaming up with Adidas Originals to reimagine one of the brand’s classic silhouettes in time for the upcoming 50th […]