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AutoLifestyle

Road Reunion: Ford Focused On Families During Essence Festival Weekend

In 2009, following the exit of Chevrolet, Ford drove into New Orleans and became a premiere brand sponsor of the Essence Festival.  Seven years later, they’re going strong as a partner of what’s now become one the largest consumer live ...
Photos

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 ...
GospelTheater

Tasha Page Lockhart: “Sunday Best” Winner Joining Tyler Perry On ...

Fresh off the heals of performing on BET’s “Celebration of Gospel” with Pastor Charles Jenkins and Heavenly Joy on the song “War,” Tasha Page Lockhart is headed on the road with Tyler Perry. The season six winner of BET’s “Sunday ...
Theater

Lupita Nyong’o: Her Broadway Show Is Making History

Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o is part of the critically-acclaimed Broadway production “Eclipsed,” an intense play about a five extraordinary women being held captive in Liberia. The show, which started as an off-Broadway production at The Public Theater, also stars ...
Movies

Indie Buzz: “Jean of the Joneses” Will Be Featured At ...

The new film “Jean of the Joneses” has been accepted into the South by Southwest Festival Film Festival in Austin, Texas as part of the Narrative Spotlight program. The Stella Meghie film stars Taylor Paige (“Hit The Floor”), Sherri Shepherd ...
Lifestyle

Sip & See: John Legend Showcases Debut Wine Collection

John Legend’s new LVE Wine Collection is now exclusively available at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar Restaurants. The Grammy and Academy Award winner’s wine is being showcased for a limited time at the steakhouse, with special promotions being geared ...
TV

Brand Extension: Wendy Williams To Host New Fashion Panel Show

Wendy Williams will now moderate a new fashion series called “Wendy’s Style Squad” that will air on BET. In what could be called an extension of a segment she usually does on her daytime talk show on Mondays following most ...
Books

Second Act: Christian Keyes Releases Sexy Sophomore Novel

Actor Christian Keyes is back with the follow-up his 2015 literary debut, “Ladies Night.” In time for Valentine’s Day, the Detroit-bred author has released “Dr. Feelgood.”  The tome is his second book for Urban Renaissance/Kensington Books. “This was initially a script ...
Theater

British Bound: Amber Riley Takes On Effie White

Coming off her critically-acclaimed performance in NBC’s live production of “The Wiz,” Amber Riley is now taking on another iconic theater role. The “Glee” actress has signed on to play Effie White in the upcoming revival of the Broadway musical ...
Music

Beyoncé: Tour Announcement, Management Shakeup & Flint Water Crisis Aide

Immediately after performing alongside Coldplay and Bruno Mars at Super Bowl 50, Beyoncé announced she’s going on a world tour in a surprise ad immediately following halftime. The Formation World Tour is named after a brand new single “Formation” and ...