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HOT SHOTS: Patti LaBelle, Omarion, Loni Love, Kenny Lattimore, Liris ...

Before heading to Washington, DC to be celebrated with the Music Arts Award at BET Honors, Patti LaBelle spent some time at Walt Disney World in Buena Vista, Fla. The music legend was part of Disney’s series of renowned African-American ...
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Morning Glory: Gospel’s Elite Attend ASCAP & Motown Gospel’s Breakfast ...

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) along with Motown Gospel recognized some of the Gospel industry’s music artists and songwriters during the Stellar Awards weekend in Las Vegas this past weekend. As part of their 7th annual ...
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Party Pictures: “The Color Purple” Cast Celebrates New Soundtrack Release

The cast of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival “The Color Purple” came together to celebrate the release of their anticipated cast soundtrack at a private listening party at The W Hotel Times Square in New York City. While eating on ...
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HOT SHOTS: Loni Love, Ochocinco, Oprah Winfrey, Jose James, Yamaneika ...

Photographer Eunique Jones Gibson’s Because of Them We Can campaign afforded her the privilege of ringing the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in celebration of Black History Month. Gibson was joined by some children dreamers of ...
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HOT SHOTS: Michelle Williams, Gizelle Bryant, Kenny Lattimore, Essence Atkins, ...

Hollywood actors Essence Atkins (“Haunted House”), Richard Brooks (“Being Mary Jane”), Victoria Rowell (“The Young and The Restless”), Latarsha Rose (“Being Mary Jane”), and Joyful Drake (“Let’s Stay Together”) were all in Washington, DC to star in Patricia Cuffie-Jones’ new play, ...
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“Underground” Captured: New Drama Set Free At Sundance

WGN America continued their robust promotion of their anticipated drama “Underground” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Produced John Legend, Mike Jackson and Akiva Goldsman; the contemporary look at the underground railroad stars Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, ...
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HOT SHOTS: Regina Hall, Terrence J, Kelly Price, Salt-N-Pepa, Gabrielle ...

This weekend, the 24th Annual Trumpet Awards took place at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, Georgia. The event conceived by activist Xernona Clayton recognized individuals making history in the world of entertainment, humanitarian work, the political spectrum ...
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The Color Purple: Celebrities Flock To See The Broadway Revival

[quote]”‘The Color Purple’ has been born again, and its conversion is a glory to behold,” wrote The New York Times.[/quote] It’s those types of reviews that have celebrities and theatergoers coming in masses to the Great White Way to see ...
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Foodie Film: New Documentary Captures Harlem Culinary History

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and Powerhouse Productions have partnered on a new documentary short film called, “Harlem on My Plate.” Presented by Citi, the movie was written, directed and produced by Rochelle Brown and Sonia Armstead ...
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Blessed Brunch: “War Room” Hosts DVD Launch In Harlem

To kick off the DVD/Blu-ray release of the hit Christian film “War Room,” Sony Pictures Home Entertainment hosted a brunch at the swanky Ginny’s Supper Club inside of celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem. Hosted by New ...