Entertainment

Meet Sha Sha Jones

From an early age, Sha Sha Jones exhibited an impressive singing talent an undeniable aptitude for great song-writing. Her Oklahoma roots played an instrumental role in her formation as a polite, genteel but de... Read More...

Smokey and a Jackson

Randy Jackson has lined up his first gig since leaving “American Idol.” The musician/record executive is teaming up with Motown icon Smokey Robinson for a duets album to be released in the fall by Verve Recor... Read More...

Who is Ywada?

Ywada, a budding songstress that people are talking about and she’s got her sights set on you knowing all about her. She so graciously states “I feel that there’s a great soul that lives within me”, this is... Read More...

Khan to Cali-Scope

Veteran industry promotion executive Larry Khan has been appointed SVP/Urban Promotion for Interscope Records. Khan was most recently EVP for Jive Records, based in New York. In his new position, Khan will ... Read More...

Legend’s Reach

John Legend recently inked a development deal with HBO to produce a drama about a down low rapper.  Now John has a development deal in place with Showtime. John Legend has a deal with Showtime to produce a half... Read More...

Hip Hop Feeds the Hungry

When rapper turned reverend Carl Guillard, CEO of “Savannah Feed The Hungry” realized the growing number of  children in his Georgia town on the brink of severe hunger he turned to another rapper turned rev... Read More...

Puff Johnson Succumbs to Cancer

Detroit native Puff Johnson has lost her battle with cancer. She’s best known for her singles “Forever More” and “Over & Over” and has appeared on film soundtracks such as The First Wives Club and Bad Boys.... Read More...

Hippest Trip in America

Nick Cannon, aka Mr. Get-Another-Check has announced he is resurrecting the longest running TV dance show in history, “Soul Train” for a new generation through his production company NCredible Entertainment... Read More...

Stars for 2Pac and Tavis

Tupac Shakur and Tavis Smiley are the latest celebrities who have been nominated to receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2014. The honor comes nearly 17 years after the rapper’s death. With over 7... Read More...

The Essence Experience gets Sirius

Sirius XM Radio announced the launch of “The ESSENCE Experience,” a three-week series of live, call-in shows on which the editors of the national women’s magazine, ESSENCE, will discuss women’s issues, ... Read More...