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Radio

Weekday Worship: Hezekiah Walker Launches National Radio Show

Grammy Award winner Hezekiah Walker’s music is already in heavy rotation on gospel radio stations across the country, but now the veteran recording artist will soon be heard nationwide with a new syndicated radio show called “The Hezekiah Walker Show.” ...
Photos

HOT SHOTS: Deon Cole, Sherri Shepherd, MAJOR., Shirley Murdock, Joel ...

R&B songstylist MAJOR. just dropped his anticipated EP, “I Am MAJOR” via B.O.E./Empire Music. MAJOR. kicked off the release of his nine-song, three interlude opus with a celebration party in Los Angeles where people like Niecy Nash (“Scream Queens”), Cornelius ...
Music

D’Angelo: Finally Readying Album After 14-Year Delay?

Is D’Angelo finally readying his new music? According to his manager Kevin Liles, the CD could finally hit stores this year. In an interview with Billboard, Liles claims that D’Angelo will drop his album “sooner than later.”  Though he couldn’t ...
TV

“Power” Premiere: 50 Cent’s Starz Series Gets Second Season

Apparently the Starz network is pleased with the early showings of 50 Cent’s new drama “Power.” Despite just premiering last Friday, the cable channel has announced that it is renewing the series for a second season.  The premiere episode on ...
Jazz

Up All Night: Details On José James’ New CD

Singer José James has announced a June 10 release date for his new album, “While You Were Sleeping.” This will be the young jazz artist’s fifth studio album and his second album for Blue Note Records. “While You Were Sleeping” ...
Books

Rosie Perez: Dishes About Beef With Jennifer Lopez In Memoir

The New York Post got a sneak peak into actress Rosie Perez’s upcoming new memoir, “Handbook for an Unpredictable Life” (Crown Books) and the Brooklyn-bred entertainer shares some insight on her feud with Jennifer Lopez. In her “Handbook,” Perez recalls ...
ExclusiveMovies

LaLa Anthony: Talks Acting, Playing Matchmaker For Jill Scott & ...

She’s a TV host, entrepreneur, reality star and socialite, but LaLa Anthony is ready for folks to recognize her acting skills. The 34-year-old talent, who is married to NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony, has guest-starred on TV series like “Single Ladies,” ...
Lifestyle

Weight Woes: Comedienne Vows To Stop Flying Until She Drops ...

Actress and comedienne Erica Watson has appeared in films like “Precious” and “Dirty Laundry.” She also tours in a one-woman show called “Fat Bitch!,” which deals with America’s obsession with weight and stereotypes of African-American women. This week, Watson took ...
Music

Beyoncé: Taps Luke James For U.S. Tour Run

Fresh off his run with Beyoncé on the international leg of her “Mrs. Carter Show World Tour,” it’s been announced that Luke James will now join her on the U.S. leg of the tour. “Luke James is pure talent. He ...
Music

Million Dollar Mess: Ryan Leslie’s Laptop Saga

Ever heard the saying: “don’t let your mouth write a check your body can’t cash?” Well singer/producer Ryan Leslie is living a variation of that. Back in 2010, the 34-year-old entertainer’s laptop and an external hard drive were stolen from ...