Stephen A. Smith blasted by Black Twitter for backing Cowboys’ Jerry Jones

Stephen A. Smith blasted by Black Twitter for backing Cowboys' Jerry Jones

Black Twitter dragged Stephen A. Smith over the coals for coming out and vehemently supporting Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones after a photo was released showing him at a rally preventing Black students from entering a school. Jones was 14 at the time when he stood among a mob of White segregationists who blocked the […]

Charles Barkley hasn’t spoken to Michael Jordan in a decade

Charles Barkley hasn't spoken to Michael Jordan in a decade

NBA legend Charles Barkley, known for his candor, has earned Emmy Awards, newfound fame outside of basketball and a $100 million contract on “NBA on TNT.” But it has also cost him a close relationship with fellow legend Michael Jordan. During his visit to the “Let’s Go!” podcast with hosts Tom Brady, Larry Fitzgerald and […]

Irene Cara who sang ‘Fame’ and ‘Flashdance’ is dead at 63

Irene Cara who sang 'Fame' and 'Flashdance' is dead at 63

Irene Cara, the Oscar-winning singer and actress most famous for her 1980s smash hits “Fame” and “Flashdance … What a Feeling,” has died. She was 63. Her publicist did not elaborate on what precipitated her death. “It is with profound sadness that on behalf of the family I announce the passing of Irene Cara,” the […]

NeNe Leakes’ son gives updates after suffering stroke (photos)

NeNe Leakes' son gives updates after suffering stroke (photos)

The son of former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star NeNe Leakes has recently returned home from a harrowing health scare in September 2022. Her younger son Brentt Leakes, 23, had a life-changing — and nearly life-ending — ordeal after suffering both congestive heart failure and a stroke. Leakes expressed elation to her four million Instagram […]

Fans torch Shaq for maligning Dwight Howard

Fans torch Shaq for maligning Dwight Howard

NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal has given himself a cornucopia of comical nicknames over the years, including the Big Diesel, the Big Aristotle and Shaq Daddy. But fans now say that the mastodon of a man needs to add the moniker “The Big Hater” to his repertoire. This is because Shaq has made a career of […]

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones pictured among segregationists as a teen

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones pictured among segregationists as a teen

Jerry Jones, the flamboyant owner of the marquee franchise Dallas Cowboys in the NFL, was once in the crowd of White racist segregationists who prevented Black students from integrating their high school in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1957. Jones, who was 14 years old at the time that the photograph was taken, is now 80. […]

T.I., Tiny Harris and Atlanta Mayor Dickens give away turkeys (photos)

T.I., Tiny Harris and Atlanta Mayor Dickens give away turkeys (photos)

Music mogul T.I. has become synonymous with community service involvement, philanthropy and neighborhood renovation campaigns. His works have not gone unnoticed. The “Whatever You Like” emcee was recently bestowed the Georgia Oustanding Citizen award and was recognized by President Joe Biden with the Lifetime Achievement Volunteer Award. Tip also partnered with Moolah Wireless and Morris […]

Arrest warrant issued: Did friend of Shanquella Robinson kill her?

Arrest warrant issued: Did friend of Shanquella Robinson kill her?

After a week of intense speculation and anxious waiting by the family, Mexican authorities have issued an arrest warrant in the death of Shanquella Robinson.  A Mexican prosecutor made the announcement that one of the so-called friends has been identified as being responsible for Robinson’s homicide, according to ABC News. The authorities have not yet […]

Ts Madison blasted for saying ‘1 of us’ killed Shanquella Robinson

Ts Madison blasted for saying '1 of us' killed Shanquella Robinson

Reality TV star and transgender woman Ts Madison is under fire for saying that “one of us” killed Shanquella Robinson at a resort in Cabo, Mexico. Madison said the woman allegedly proceeded to tell Robinson’s grieving mother that her daughter died of alcohol poisoning instead of being beaten to death. View this post on Instagram […]

Laurence Fishburne admits beating his 1st wife and then seeking therapy (video)

Laurence Fishburne admits beating his 1st wife and then seeking therapy (video)

Esteemed actor Laurence Fishburne now admits that he once had more in common with arguably his most infamous role: playing the infamous wife-beater Ike Turner in the Oscar-nominated film What’s Love Got to Do With It? The two-time Emmy Award-winning Fishburne, who is also equally renowned among urbanites for playing the role of Furious Styles […]

Kelly Rowland explains why Chris Brown deserves grace

Kelly Rowland explains why Chris Brown deserves grace

It comes as no surprise that the mainstream media was anxious to talk to singer Kelly Rowland after she chastised the American Music Awards audience for booing Chris Brown on Sunday. Rowland was unapologetic for ordering the crowd to “chill out” when she heard boos after Brown won one of his two AMA trophies. Brown, […]

The Rock slams comparisons of ‘Black Adam’ to ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’

The Rock slams comparisons of 'Black Adam' to 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever'

As Black Panther: Wakanda Forever claims the top box office spot for the second consecutive week, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is taking exception to comparisons between Black Adam and Black Panther comic films. The Black Panther sequel hauled in an impressive $70 million in week two, bringing its total to over $550 million in worldwide […]

Kobe Bryant’s daughter Natalia ‘terrified’ by gun-obsessed stalker

Kobe Bryant's daughter Natalia 'terrified' by gun-obsessed stalker

Natalia Bryant, the eldest surviving daughter of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, is seeking legal protection from an alleged stalker who has an obsession with guns. Bryant has requested a restraining order in a Los Angeles County court against 32-year-old Dwayne Kemp who is allegedly terrorizing her by trying to track her down by any means […]

August Alsina introduces the man he loves to the world (video)

August Alsina introduces the man he loves to the world (video)

Singer August Alsina, who ironically may be best known for having an “entanglement” with Jada Pinkett Smith, may have come out as a gay man. Alsina, who had the infamous sexual affair with Will Smith’s wife while they were on a marital break in 2015, told the audience watching VH1’s “Surreal Life” on Monday, Nov. […]

Charles Barkley says Blacks ‘are the worst’ at mistreating gay people

Charles Barkley says Blacks 'are the worst' at mistreating gay people

NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley incited outrage and wrath in the Black community when he called African Americans the most hateful people toward members of the LBGTQ community. Barkley was speaking to CNN in the aftermath of the horrific mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs, Colorado, by a White man on […]

NBA YoungBoy believes he raps better than Jay-Z

NBA YoungBoy believes he raps better than Jay-Z

NBA YoungBoy is supremely confident in his lyrical prowess, and he said as much during his online war of words with one of his artists. The prolific rapper, who now calls himself YoungBoy Never Broke Again, was exchanging insults with signee NoCap over percentages when Never Broke Again claimed that he cannot be out rapped […]

Kelly Rowland defends Chris Brown after he was booed at American Music Awards

Kelly Rowland defends Chris Brown after he was booed at American Music Awards

Multiplatinum songstress Kelly Rowland chastised the audience at the American Music Awards on Sunday, Nov. 20, for booing singer Chris Brown.  The much-maligned Brown, 33, won two AMA awards at the music extravaganza. But when his Michael Jackson tribute was mysteriously canceled at the last minute, without explanation from the AMA honchos, Breezy choose not […]

Fans enraged AMAs canceled Chris Brown’s Michael Jackson tribute

Fans enraged AMAs canceled Chris Brown's Michael Jackson tribute

Chris Brown and music fans are in an uproar after learning that the American Music Awards 2022 have canceled the scheduled Chris Brown tribute to Michael Jackson. It was 40 years ago in December 1982 when Jackson unleashed the stratospheric album Thriller on the global populace. The album and accompanying videos quickly hijacked the Billboard […]

DaBaby says his freestyle skills are on par with Eminem, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar

DaBaby says his freestyle skills are on par with Eminem, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar

Rap star DaBaby has churned out more controversies than hit records these days. The Cleveland-born, Charlotte-raised Jonathan Lyndale Kirk is also as bodacious as he is temperamental. Therefore, it probably does not surprise music fans that he claims he is nearly peerless in his ability to spit freestyle. He says only the established legends of […]