How to celebrate the 1st day of Kwanzaa

The Kwanzaa holiday begins one day after Christmas and lasts seven days, during which African Americans and pan Africanists celebrate community. Dec. 26 marks the first day of the celebration, which is Umoja or unity. The black candle in the middle of the kinara is lit on the first day. The person who lights the […]

Claim only the light

Today celebrate the birthday of the light of the world. In the many shapes, the higher power has appeared and it is important that you recognize that you are part of the light. This journey of life is filled with good and challenging emotional and physical experiences. The mental, physical and emotional practice we all […]

‘A Holiday Chance’ shares message of life, love and laughter for Christmas

2021 delivered a number of holiday movies from Black production houses with Black directors, writers and producers. After scoring big with several gangster movies, Manny Halley, founder of Faith Media, decided to try his hand at a different genre. Halley is currently preparing to release his first Christmas film, A Holiday Chance, across all streaming […]

Tisha Campbell visits children’s hospital to give toys to young patients

Tisha Campbell is starting off the week of Christmas with the gift of giving. On Dec. 20, 2021, the award-winning actress played Santa Claus at Shriners Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles. Campbell had the honor of giving young patients new toys for the holidays, and the tykes were able to select two toys of their […]

Meek Mill donates $500K in Christmas gifts to Philadelphia families

Meek Mill continues to give back to the community where he was born and raised. On Dec.19, the rapper donated $500,000 in Christmas gifts to Philadelphia families that are in need. With the help of his DreamChasers organization, Fanatics CEO Michael Rubin, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, and Roc Nation, he was able to […]

Mariah Carey inspires young people and their holiday dreams

Mariah Carey is back on her annual Christmas run, but this year it’s coming with gifts and food. Carey and McDonald’s are partnering to give away free food every day from Dec. 14 through Christmas Day. The fast-food giant’s “Mariah Menu,” offers treats such as Big Macs, cheeseburgers,  apple pies, and more with a $1 […]

Actor, singer Keith Robinson drops a surefire family-inspired Christmas ditty

There’s nothing like a good old Christmas song to get you in the spirit of wanting to give and not receive, love not hate, smile not frown. Multitalented actor, singer, songwriter Keith Robinson pulls off the trifecta with the release of “Nothing Like Christmas Day.” The @TheNovaProspect directed video literally finds Robinson glowing amid Christmas lights that […]

8 perfect gifts for every type of man in your life

Finding the perfect gift for the men in your life can be quite a challenge. Whether it be your husband, father, dad, or best friend, getting them a pair of socks or a tie can feel a bit lackluster. Gifts that are personable, and speak to one of their hobbies or interests will help ensure […]

Gucci Mane ready to make the world icy for Christmas

Gucci Mane is back and ready for Christmas. The East Atlanta rapper announced on his Instagram that he’ll be releasing an album on Friday, Dec. 17 titled So Icy Christmas. “It’s only right that East Atlanta Santa and the 1017 family give y’all a new tape this Friday,” Gucci Mane said in the Instagram post. […]

PJ Morton shares optimism, intimate messages with God through music

Grammy Award-winning artist PJ Morton treated fans to a Christmas gift in Atlanta on Dec. 12. In Ponce City Market, Morton performed a private show for local radio station Majic 107.5/97.5. Morton said he enjoyed the show’s intimate setting, a neat difference from the arenas he’s played with Maroon 5 or the mega-churches he grew […]

Follow these 6 tips to leave a great 1st impression on your partner’s parents

Partner’s parents

With Christmas and the New Year quickly approaching, this could mean holiday parties, secret Santa exchanges, and impending family dinners for many. If you have recently started dating someone or just got into a relationship, the holidays could also mean that you might soon be meeting your partner’s parents. While meeting your partner’s parents for […]

‘A Holiday Chance’ cast discusses saving the family empire

Richard Lawson (“Poltergeist,” “Dynasty,” “All My Children,”) portrays the patriarch of the Chance family, Garvin Chance, the reputed architect of a once-thriving filmmaking empire. But just as the Christmas spirit begins to envelop their picturesque estate, tragedy strikes at the nucleus of the family. Directed by Jamal Hill, this dramedy and romantic holiday film also […]

Demetria McKinney loved playing a pastor in ‘Kirk Franklin’s A Gospel Christmas’

Movie maven Demetria McKinney helps christen the Christmas season with a lot of gospel music and a little bit of romance in the new Lifetime drama, “Kirk Franklin’s A Gospel Christmas.” The actress, singer, songwriter and theater performer sits down with rolling out to discuss why she loves playing in Christmas movies (as this is […]

Megan Thee Stallion, Jimmy Fallon, Ariana Grande release Christmas rap song

Jimmy Fallon has released a coronavirus-themed Christmas song with Ariana Grande and Megan Thee Stallion. The 47-year-old comedian and late-night television host has joined forces with the pop superstar and rapper on a fun music video for ‘It Was A… (Masked Christmas),” which makes light of spending the festive period in a pandemic. Megan, 26, […]

6 items she doesn’t want to unwrap for the holidays

Christmas decorations are going up while holiday sales are selling out. So if you’re stressing over what to get your lovely lady this Christmas, we can guarantee you, she does not want to unwrap any of these six items. Hope you kept the receipt. Sexy underwear or anything intimate There is nothing more awkward than […]

Vanessa Williams shines in ‘Welcome to the Christmas Family Reunion’ (video)

Vanessa E. Williams loves immersing herself in Christmas-themed movies that enable her to recreate some of the magic she experienced as a child growing up in the Bronx, New York. However, before Williams’ character can sift through the presents, she has to first peel back the layers of her searing sibling rivalry with her supercharged […]

Kym Whitley hosts debut of ‘The Big Holiday Food Fight’ on OWN Network

Three home cooks will do their best to impress celebrity chefs, Gina Neely, Darnell “SuperChef” Ferguson, and James Wright Chanel in the upcoming holiday series, “The Big Holiday Food Fight.” Kym Whitley will host the holiday-themed competition and crown a new king or queen each episode for whipping up the best holiday family recipe. The […]

Many Rihanna fans express disappointment that she’s dating ASAP Rocky

Many Rihanna fans register disappointment and even disgust that she has taken up romantically with rapper A$AP Rocky.  The two stars reportedly spent Christmas with Robyn Rihanna Fenty’s family in her home country of Barbados, People magazine reports. Other publications state that the paparazzi captured the pair holding hands and even packing on the PDA […]

Carmelo Anthony gets priceless diamond pendant for Christmas from La La

Carmelo Anthony got a gift for Christmas from his wife La La and son Kiyan that he will never part with. La La revealed on Instagram that her 13-year old son wanted to surprise his dad with a pendant of himself on a chain. She showed off the one-of-a-kind neckpiece in the post below. The […]