With 4 Oscar nods, 3 Sag and 1 Golden Globe award for her role in “The Help” Davis is proving to Hollywood that black actress is a necessity. Viola recently sat down with the LA Times to talk about her experiences and the plight of black woman in Hollywood. On Getting a Big Break as […]

For past two nights Carnegie Hall, open its door to Hip Hop culture and Jay-Z walked right in. The ticket priced range any where between $150- $1500. The funds from the concert benefited The United Way of New York and The Shawn Carter Foundation with proceeds going towards raising awareness on the low graduation rates […]

Starting from an ideal from Magic 95.9 Promotions Director Assistant Tia Johnson, listeners were encouraged to come to the Radio One building and join in on a “Soul Train” line outside of the offices. Like in traditional Soul Train fashion the males stood on one side and the females the other. The couples came down […]

Law enforcement sources said police arrived at Cornelius’ home around 4 a.m. He apparently died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to sources, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the case was ongoing.The sources said there was no sign of foul play, but the Los Angeles Police Department was investigating.  In a 2010 […]

After the series ended, Sonja decided to launch a program to help young people in Baltimore overcome the obstacles that were portrayed in the “The Wire.” In 2009, she founded ReWired  for Life, a life skills, violence prevention and self-esteem-building program that uses media, resource activities and the arts as tools for personal transformation.  Sonja […]

The appointments come after Wal-Mart last year won a historic U.S. Supreme Court decision when the court rejected a nationwide class-action lawsuit brought by women who alleged that they were denied raises and promotions because of their gender.  This is a history in the making for Wal-Mart because it marks the first time that the […]

Joe Paterno, who coached Penn State to a major-college football record 409 victories before being dismissed on Nov. 9, died Sunday due to complications from lung cancer. He was 85. JoePa, you will be missed. Statement from Aaron Maybin, former Penn State player — “This is a hard day. For myself, All my former teammates, […]

The First Lady of The United States Michelle Obama turns 48 today! While many woman cry and complain they are getting older, the First Lady doesn’t need to because she continues to glow more and more each and every year. Being the First Lady can be a very stressful position at times. In honor of […]

We absolutely love Patti Labelle. I am just as big a fan of her ever-changing looks as I am her music. She looks fabulous all the time. Here are a few of my all-time favorite Patti Labelle looks. Enjoy!

The Baltimore Ravens scored a 20-13 victory over the Houston Texans on Sunday. The Ravens are now in the AFC title game against the New England Patriots next Sunday. ‘Linebacker Terrell Suggs said, “I always say there is a right way to do things, there is a wrong way to do things and there is just the […]