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The BET Awards weekend has always had the feel of a summertime cookout or a family reunion. Events such as the BET Experience, exclusive parties and networking opportunities have made the BET Awards weekend the ultimate celebration of Black culture.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BET was forced to adjust to keep the legacy of…

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Late basketball legend Kobe Bryant will be posthumously honored with the LA Area Emmy Governors Award next month. The basketball legend will be recognized posthumously since being selected by the award committee. He has been chosen thanks to “his legacy of philanthropy, community building and inspiration that extended beyond the basketball court.” The Emmy Governors…

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Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna’s cause of death has been revealed, almost four months after the helicopter crash that ended their lives. The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner says the basketball star and his 13-year-old daughter died from “blunt trauma” in the crash, which happened Jan. 26, 2020, in Calabasas, California. According…

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Brandy says Kobe Bryant‘s death shook her faith. The 41-year-old NBA star tragically died in January when he and eight others, including his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, lost their lives during a helicopter crash and Brandy admitted she is still shaken by his death. Brandy — who was Bryant’s date for his Lower Merion Township High…

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Vanessa Bryant commemorates a very bittersweet moment involving her husband, the late, legendary NBA superstar Kobe Bryant.  Saturday, April 18, 2020, would have been their 19th wedding anniversary. But the Black Mamba and their 12-year-old daughter Gianna “Gigi” Bryant were killed in a helicopter crash in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles on January 26,…

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Kobe Bryant changed the way Kanye West “looks at life.” The NBA star tragically passed away in January when he and eight others — including his 13-year-old daughter Gianna — lost their lives during a helicopter crash. And West — who dubbed the sporting legend as one of his “best friends” — has now said…

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After the NBA veered from tradition and immediately inducted the late Kobe Bryant into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 4, 2020, Vanessa Bryant was reduced to tears. As she sat next to their daughter, Natalia, Vanessa Bryant, 37, called her late husband’s induction an “incredible” accomplishment and honor. “We’re extremely proud…

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Kobe Bryant is set to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. The NBA legend tragically passed away in January at the age of 41 when his private helicopter crashed in Calabasas, California, taking his life and eight other people, including his 13-year-old daughter Gianna. Fittingly, he has been unveiled as one of the…

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