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Michael Clarke Duncan: Hollywood Mourns Oscar Nominee’s Death

News that Oscar nominee Michael Clarke Duncan had died saddened the entertainment community on Labor Day. The 54-year-old actor died on Sept. 3 while recovering from the heart attack he suffered on July 13. According to reports, Duncan’s myocardial infarction caused ...
Gospel

It’s A Boy: “Sunday Best” Crowns First Male Winner

Joshua Rogers was crowned the first male winner of season five of BET’s “Sunday Best” this past weekend. “I’m just so happy,” Rogers told AlwaysAList.com, when he phoned from the finale party on Sunday. “I’m so thankful! I don’t even ...
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Hot Shots: Sherri Shepherd, Steve Harvey, Melanie Fiona, Ne-Yo, Tamia, ...

“The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd is gearing up for an online comedy special and has been working out her new material at comedy clubs in New York City and Los Angeles. The talk show host, who has starred in films ...
Radio

Girl Power: Cafe Mocha Radio Adds More Markets

Cafe Mocha Radio continues to become one of the fastest growing nationally syndicated radio shows.  Hosted by hip-hop veteran MC Lyte, comedienne Loni Love (E!’s “Chelsea Lately”) and radio veteran/voiceover talent Angelique Perrin, the show has added six new markets ...
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Robin Roberts: “GMA” Anchor’s Mother Has Died

“Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts’ mother, Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts, has died at the age of 88. The “GMA” anchor had left her ABC morning show on Thursday—a day earlier than her planned medical leave was supposed to begin—to travel ...
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Black & Republican: 9 Celebrities Down With The GOP

After being postponed a day due to Tropical Storm Isaac, the Republican National Convention is officially in full swing in Tampa, Florida. A who’s who roster of Republican leaders and politicians will be giving speeches at the convention this week. ...
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Twitter Beef: Rihanna & Joan Rivers Battle Online

Comedy legend Joan Rivers is always cracking jokes.  But the 79-year-old host of E! Entertainment’s “Fashion Police” got serious on Twitter last Friday after watching pop star Rihanna’s interview with Oprah Winfrey on “Next Chapter” for the OWN Network. Rivers ...
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Mathew Knowles’ Music World: A Record Label In Crisis

It’s not a good time for Mathew Knowles’ Music World record label. In December 2011, EURweb.com broke news that Cathy Hughes’ radio juggernaut, Radio One had banned all Music World artists and songs from appearing on their cluster of stations ...
TV

Soul Saving: Cast of “The Soul Man” Rebuilding Audience After ...

“The Soul Man” starring Cedric The Entertainer & Niecy Nash premiered on June 20, 2012 and the show scored a network milestone for TV Land, becoming the second highest rated series premiere among its target audience next to only to ...
TV

Record Numbers: TV One’s “R&B Divas” Is A Ratings Hit

TV One announced today that its new reality series “R&B Divas” has delivered record-breaking numbers for the network. Monday night’s premiere episode of the show—chronicling the lives of R&B vocalists Faith Evans, Nicci Gilbert of Brownstone, Monifah Carter, Syleena Johnson ...