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Singer Peabo Bryson, the architect of a bevy of beautiful ballads such as “Beauty and the Beast and “Show and Tell,” was rushed to the emergency room of a local hospital after suffering a medical issue, the media has reported. Bryson has been hospitalized with a mild heart attack after experiencing symptoms in his Georgia home…

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On Saturday, music mogul Rick Ross reportedly remained on a breathing machine in a Miami hospital for a severe medical malady that may be life threatening. Although many celebrities took to social media to offer prayers, 50 Cent actually took time to post a horrible message to his ailing arch-rival. 50 Cent recently posted a still…

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The death of ’80’s pop star George Michael has left his fans around the world in shock. The singer’s body was found by his boyfriend Fadi Fawaz, a celebrity hairdresser. Fawaz recently described the discovery of Michael’s body to media. He stated, “We were supposed to be going for Christmas lunch. I went round there…

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William A. Cooper, M.D., is on a mission to save lives by educating African Americans on the gravity of heart disease with the release of his new book, Heart Attack: Truth, Tragedy, Triumph. The book takes readers on the emotional journeys of family members who have lost loved ones to heart disease and other health-related issues. When he was 14, Dr. Cooper’s…

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George Curry, a true giant in the world of Black journalism, died on Saturday, Aug. 20. Curry was well-known as the editor for Emerge magazine and championed the Black press and issues important to the Black community. Curry was in the process of establishing an online version of Emerge magazine at the time of his death.…

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NBA great Moses Malone dies at 60 Hall of Fame inductee Moses Eugene Malone was a three-time NBA MVP, Hall of Famer and 13-time All-Star. Malone went straight to pro after graduating high school and starred in both leagues: the American Basketball Association and the National Basketball Association. He ranked seventh all-time in scoring with 29,580 total points; third…

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Cecil Mills

Cecil Mills, age 77, was a  Washington, D.C., city worker who retired after 40 years. He died in front of a fire station when firefighters refused to help him during a heart attack.  The firefighter on duty saw Mills collapse and despite the pleading of his daughter and several other people, the fireman still refused…

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Legendary superproducer the 45 King recently announced that he’d suffered a massive heart attack. The producer, who’s crafted hits for numerous hip-hop stars over the course of his 25 year career, made the news public via his Twitter page. Without giving too many details regarding the specifics of his health or what happened, the producer confirmed that he wasn’t well–but sounded cheerful about his recovery.

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Linwood “Linny” Boyette, 71, has spent the last 20 years showing up at the Rockefeller Center to stand out on the Plaza supporting “Today” show anchors – greeting cameras with a signature finger pointing. Always wearing a hat – he owns more than 20 – and sunglasses, he arrived at studios as early as 5:30…

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James Gandolfini known to most of America as Tony Soprano died today while on vacation in Italy. Initial reports are saying that he had a heart attack. He was only 51 and while overweight, it seems that those closest to him didn’t consider him to be in anything other than good health. He won a…

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The hip-hop community was dealt a terrible blow on Nov. 8, when news spread that iconic rapper Heavy D had passed away earlier in the day. Now,  new details have emerged, possibly explaining his death. Yesterday, it was reported that Heavy D died at around 1 p.m. after experiencing difficulty breathing as he walked into…

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