Lou Gossett Jr. eager to inspire young minds at Riverfront Jazz Festival

Undoubtedly one of the most accomplished and charming actors of our time, Lou Gossett Jr. is a modern-day hero. At 83 years young, he has plenty left in the tank, as evidenced by his recently formed Eracism Foundation (the elimination of racism), which he hopes will inspire a new generation of actors and activists. Be […]

Bill Cosby Takes Last Turn as Playboy Jazz Festival Emcee

LOS ANGELES — Bill Cosby is retiring as master of ceremonies of the annual Playboy Jazz Festival after more than 30 years. This weekend’s festival at the Hollywood Bowl will be his last turn at the show’s helm. Cosby has been a fixture at the gathering of jazz luminaries since the first Los Angeles festival […]

Cee Lo Green, Ne-Yo, Janelle Monae Dominate at New Orleans Jazz Festival

The New Orleans Jazz festival is an event that never fails to deliver. The 2012  Jazz and Heritage Festival may be the best  in the music celebration’s 42-year history. Once here at the New Orleans Race Track, the home of the Jazz Fest you’ll be awed be the sea of activity and venue-after-venue of even […]