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The Grammy Awards were full of fashion statements and rapper/singer CeeLo Green made a golden one. In his new persona as Gnarly Davidson for his upcoming album, he appeared in a golden costume complete with a robotic face mask, making him look like angry, gold Oompa-Loompa. But as rapper André 3000 said in 1996 when…

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The Olympics is a time when all nations should proud of the accomplishments of their athletes. But this year Black Americans should take a special pride in our athletes of color. From the incredible accomplishments of the American gymnastics team to now a new first in Olympic history. Olympian Simone Manuel, 20, has become the first…

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“Sweatpants are a sign of defeat. You lost control of your life so you bought some sweatpants.” –Karl Lagerfeld Since the current trend is sporty, this quote from Karl Lagerfeld doesn’t apply to today’s fashion. Everything from sports jerseys to sweatpants, including sneakers, is on everyone’s must-have list. These fashions allow people to be stylishly…

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King Mansa Musa

In 2013, a list was compiled of the 10 richest black people in the world: Robert L. Johnson- $550 million Sean Combs-$550 million Michael Jordan-$650 million Mo Ibrahim-$1.6 billion Isabel De Santos- $2 billion Oprah Winfrey -$2.8 billion Patrice Motsepe – $$2.9 billion Mike Adenuga – $4.7 billion Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Ali Al Amoudi –…

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All gold er’thang Trinidad James on the scene, all gold er’thang, everything Gold and C.R.E.A.M.: Gold all in my chain, Gold all in my ring Gold all in my watch Don’t believe me, just watch Don’t believe me, just watch Don’t believe me, just watch Don’t believe me, just watch Don’t believe me, just watch…

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