Bobby Shmurda gives away meals and haircuts on Father’s Day (video)

Long prison sentences tend to radically alter a person’s perspective on life. Bobby Shmurda is a prime example of that. The New York-based rapper, who recently emerged from a six-year stay with the Bureau of Prisons, spent Father’s Day delivering a variety of goods and services to underprivileged and disadvantaged fathers and their families. Shmurda, […]

Review of HBO’s ‘Insecure’ season 1: Register for a chance to win a copy

The Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore-created comedy series, “Insecure” on HBO was a smash hit. It landed Issa Rae her first Golden Globe nomination. She received a Best Actress in a TV Comedy or Musical for her performance nod. During its eight-episode inaugural run, we followed BFFs Issa (Rae) and Molly (Yvonne Orgi) as they navigated the tricky professional […]

Sharon Gray dishes on the ‘Great Date’ for lovers on Valentine’s Day

Bellissima Studios promotes the concept that all women are beautiful. Offering dance and fitness classes that encourage women to embrace their femininity and sensuality, it’s virtually a girl’s playhouse. Founder and president of Bellissima Studios, Sharon Gray talks about the Great Date, a Valentine’s Day promotion, and how to star in your own video. Read […]

‘Joyful Noise’ Screening in Washington, D.C., Excites, Inspires

“I know that the movie is called Joyful Noise, but I think that describes what we made tonight … we truly made a joyful noise together in this place, watching this amazing film.” As the words left gospel singer Byron Cage’s mouth, shortly after the Joyful Noise film screening, you could feel the sincerity in […]