Keri Hilson explains why she didn’t want to kiss Ne-Yo in new Christmas movie

Keri Hilson explains why she didn't want to kiss Ne-Yo in new Christmas movie

R&B “pretty girl” Keri Hilson joined an all-star cast including Terrence J, Redman, MC Lyte and Tamar Braxton for VH1’s “Hip Hop Family Christmas Wedding” sequel. Hilson says working with the cast felt like working with family, especially co-star Ne-Yo. “Hip Hop Family Christmas Wedding” premieres Nov. 30 at 8 p.m. EST.

Dame Dash and Lucien Watson film new movie ‘Stoned’ on Kanye’s ranch

Dame Dash and Lucien Watson film new movie 'Stoned' on Kanye's ranch

Dame Dash is known for controversial online conversations that usually go viral, but no one would ever accuse him of being inauthentic. Dash’s relationship with Kanye West is well documented from their days at Roc-A-Fella Records in the early ’90s.  Although they have taken very different paths, Dash maintains that friendship is bigger than social […]

Juan Farmer turns a passion for nightlife into a signature Atlanta eatery

Juan Farmer turns a passion for nightlife into a signature Atlanta eatery

Juan Farmer has an undeniable presence in Atlanta’s nightlife that spans over two decades. Farmer is one of the city’s definitive cool kids collaborating with various club owners over the years to create the Atlanta nightlife vibe that contributes to the city’s claim on influencing culture. Farmer says his passion for nightlife came from an […]

‘Reasonable Doubt’ infuses hip-hop flavor into culturally relevant show

'Reasonable Doubt' infuses hip-hop flavor into culturally relevant show

Reasonable Doubt is arguably one of Jay-Z’s most underrated musical gems. The cultural references and life lessons threaded throughout the album contributed heavily to fortifying Jay as a hip-hop deity. Hulu and Onyx Collective recently partnered on a new series that aptly uses the title of the legendary rapper’s seminal work. Backing up the audacious […]

Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross joins Disney to run her 1st 5K

Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross joins Disney to run her 1st 5K

You may recognize Sanya Richards-Ross as the newest peach-holding cast member of the ever-popular Bravo “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” franchise, but for years the Olympic champion was known as the fastest woman in the world. The four-time Olympic gold medalist had nothing else to prove when she retired from track and field in 2016, […]

Ari the Don building picture-perfect success with million-dollar empire

Ari the Don building picture-perfect success with million-dollar empire

If social media engagement is the new currency, then Ari Fletcher, aka “Ari the Don,” is a media mogul. Fletcher has mobilized her 5.6 million Instagram followers and almost half a million YouTube subscribers into a money-making empire by cultivating a brand based on authenticity and leaving an indelible imprint on modern culture. Fletcher’s followers […]

Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker discuss partnerships on- and off-screen

Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker discuss partnerships on- and off-screen

Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker are undeniably one of the most beautiful couples in Black Hollywood.  After meeting on the set of the movie classic, Soul Food in 1997 the two fell in love and eventually married in 2005. The pair are parents of two children and unlike too many Hollywood marriages that become […]

Kandi Burruss: Sister with superpower

Kandi Burruss: Sister with superpower

It appears Kandi Burruss has more hours in a day than the average person. Besides being an R&B legend, operating three thriving restaurants in Atlanta, and one of the vity’s hottest clothing boutiques,, she is a working actress on both television and in the theater and is a cast member of one of the longest […]

Marlon Wayans continues his reign as the king of comedy horror

Marlon Wayans continues his reign as the king of comedy horror

The Wayans name is synonymous with Black Hollywood royalty. If Kenan and Damon were comedic kings, their brother Marlon was the young prince, lovingly referred to as the baby by peers and fans alike. Originally from New York City, the Wayans clan was large and tight-knit. Family came first, although the desire to use creativity […]

David Manuel scores a coup with 40 days of fashion in Fulton County

David Manuel scores a coup with 40 days of fashion in Fulton County

Atlanta has earned the reputation of being an incubator for creativity and culture. Monopolizing the music scene came decades ago with the film and television industry quickly following suit. Today, the fashion industry is slated to submit to Atlanta’s domination with Fulton County’s director of Arts & Culture, David Manuel, being one of the main […]

Dedrick Thomas redefines men’s fashion with his special flair

Dedrick Thomas redefines men's fashion with his special flair

Dedrick Thomas is the secret sauce behind some of the biggest names in Black Hollywood. With a client list that includes heavyweights like Steve Harvey, Samuel L. Jackson, Gucci Mane, Jeezy, T.I., Magic Johnson, and Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens, it’s no surprise that Thomas has become a celebrity in his own right. The Pickens, Mississippi, […]

Herschel Walker shares his vision for a unified Georgia

Herschel Walker shares his vision for a unified Georgia

Herschel Walker is well aware of the controversy surrounding his bid to unseat the incumbent Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock to represent the state of Georgia in the U.S. Senate. It’s a daunting task, but one he’s chosen to pursue instead of enjoying his retirement and the fruits of his successful business ventures. But Walker, a […]