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A new Bill Cosby meme is going viral in social media. The picture used in the meme, which can be seen above, was taken at the height of Cosby’s career in 1983 for a national Black magazine. It was also during this time period that Cosby allegedly assaulted several women, including model Janice Dickinson and…

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The list just keeps growing. As the year comes to closure, more women have come forward accusing legendary entertainer and producer Bill Cosby, 77, of misconduct, which includes drugging and sexual assault. Among the list are two supermodels, Janice Dickinson and Beverly Johnson. Both of their accounts are different in terms of the outcome, but…

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Supermodel and actress Beverly Johnson first made history in August of 1974 when she rose to fame becoming the first African American model to appear on the cover of American Vogue. With a strong followup in 1975, being the first Black woman to appear on the cover of the French edition of Elle, then going on to appear…

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If you want to make veteran fashion designer, Byron Lars cry with joy, just arrange a surprise appearance by his brother, Vincent Lars. That was one of the highlights that took place at this year’s Harlem’s Fashion Row seventh Annual Fashion Show and Style Awards as Byron was presented with the Designer of the Year Award by…

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Fashion icon and self-proclaimed “modelpreneur” Beverly Johnson was recently honored at The BOSS Network’s annual “Ladies That Lead” event held at the Society Art Gallery in Chicago.  Johnson,who became the first woman of color to grace the cover of Vogue 40 years ago this month shared “this cover meant more than just being a model…

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On the “A” w/Souleo… Beverly Johnson is busy these days. She’s celebrating the 40th anniversary of becoming the first black woman on the cover of Vogue, overseeing the Beverly Johnson Hair Collection, and completing a memoir. But this past Sunday she made time for one of her favorite hobbies: golf. In Hamburg, New Jersey, Johnson…

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Anyone who’s watched “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” knows that Cynthia Bailey and her hubby Peter Thomas have had more than their fair share of relationship problems. They’ve endured everything from failed businesses, gargantuan debt problems, meddling in-laws to gossiping housewives, and yet their marriage has survived it all. But in a new interview with…

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Selling hair weave has become the new side hustle for many people including quite a few celebrities. Many of these women wear weaves, not because they don’t already have beautiful hair, but just to make their hair more full and to keep it camera ready. It’s not often that you have to wonder or whisper…

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Globally recognized brands call for globally recognizable faces. On Oct. 17 the fashion industry’s elite joined to support Black Retail Action Group (BRAG), a non-profit organization aimed at triggering a more culturally inclusive generation of business leaders and fashion icons. Who better to represent progress and change than Iman and Beverly Johnson, models of color…

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As Black History Month nears its end, we continue our coverage of African Americans who have put their stamp on the world. Before Naomi Campbell, there was Iman, before Iman, there was Naomi Sims. These ladies have without a doubt paved the way for beautiful black, long legged, runway models such as: Tyra Banks, Liya…

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