This Black Music Month, Urban One Baltimore Proudly Recognizes National/International Music Icon and our hometown’s own, Maysa! She stopped by our studios this month to talk about her latest project and how much she loves the LOVE she gets from Baltimore! #BlackMusicMonth driven by Nissan

Jennifer Hudson Becomes an EGOT Winner at the 2022 Tony Awards Broadway’s biggest show went down over the weekend and there were some memorable moments during the 75th showing of The Tony Awards, like Michael Jackson’s kids paying tribute to their legendary Father. Then there was this, when J Hud won for co producing the […]

Mary J. Blige To Executive Produce Lifetime Movie ‘Real Love’ Inspired By Her Song We know the Queen of Hip Hop Soul and her legacy in music and now we have seen her on TV and the big screen also doing her thing. Now it looks like shes even getting very comfortable behind the scenes […]

The Buzz:   Barack Obama is Getting In The NBA We know and seen # 44 former President Barrack Obama loves and can even play a little basketball. Well it looks like Barrack will be taking his talents to the NBA. Yes , well not as a player but the league announced that he is now […]

The Buzz: Black family’s beachfront CA property seized during Jim Crow era is being returned — and it’s worth millions So California is trying to right a wrong of gross injustice when they took property from a black couple the bruces who started a beachfront getaway in Manhattan beach California… The couple bought the land in 1912 […]

The Academy Award winner and her husband are accused of failing to pay their taxes for two years, and now the government says they owe nearly $400,000.

Oscar nominee Barkhad Abdi, 28, has reportedly been struggling to make ends meet after quitting his job at a Minneapolis cell phone store following the 2013 release of “Captain Phillips.” Abdi had been working as a limo driver before landing his acting debut as a Somali pirate in the movie, opposite Tom Hanks. After filming wrapped […]

The nominations for the 2013 Academy Awards have just been released. Making it on the list is 8 year old actress Quvenzhane Wallis who was nominated for Best Actress for her role in “Beasts of the Southern Wild.”  Wallis becomes the youngest person ever to be nominated in a major category. Beast of the Southern Wild is a […]

A HUGE shoutout to actress Octavia Spencer for taking home an Oscar for her role in “The Help.” Check out her acceptance speech below.

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 […]