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2:19 AM / Wednesday July 24, 2019

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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will bringing the joy as they tour the U.S. and perform “Big Band Holidays”

December 13, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO: Wynton Marsalis   (Photo: Lev Radin / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Fashion, beauty and style icon Iman is spreading holiday cheer this season to women in need. We hear that the make-up mogul with a signature line of cosmetics that bears her name is donating gorgeous make-up palettes to the Greater New York Chapter…

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DL Hughley is to host the inaugural Urban One Honors Awards show in Washington, DC

December 6, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  DL Hughley  (Photo: s_bukley / shutterstock)   By Florence Anthony The holiday season is upon us, and R&B songstress Meli’sa Morgan has released a brand new Christmas EP that is currently available everywhere. Meli’sa also recorded two classic Christmas tunes, “Santa Baby” and “Rudolph, The Red Nose Reindeer.” Meli’sa Morgan Christmas songs are…

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Quincy Jones, Oprah Winfrey, and Scott Sanders are bringing a film version of the musical “The Color Purple” to the big-screen

November 9, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Quincy Jones  (Photo: s_bukley / shutterstock)   By Florence Anthony Actor/producer/pro kickboxer/deejay/rapper/clothing designer Idris Elba has been named People Magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” for 2018. Growing up in East London as an only child to African immigrants, Elba “was a good kid but my parents were strict,’ he tells People Magazine. Once he…

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Pharrell is not “Happy” and sends Trump a cease and desist letter

November 3, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Pharrell Williams  (Photo: Helga Esteb / shutterstock)   By Florence Anthony On October 27, President Donald Trump played Pharrell Williams’ song “Happy” at a rally hours after the Tree of Life Congregation shooting in Pittsburgh, the award-winning entertainer’s attorney, Howard King, has sent the president a cease and desist letter. According to the…

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Meghan Markle and husband Prince Harry are expecting their first child together

October 19, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Meghan Markle (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / shutterstock)   By Florence Anthony Hollywood actress -turned-Duchess Meghan Markle and husband Prince Harry are expecting their first child together – and the little royal is already making major moves. According to Time Magazine, the couple’s baby, due in spring 2019, will be seventh in line to…

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Tongues are wagging that Kanye West deleted his Twitter and Instagram accounts for a second time

October 12, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Kanye West  (Photo: Everett Collection / shutterstock)   By Florence Anthony Legendary actor, film writer/producer and entrepreneur Leon Isaac Kennedy will be awarded the prestigious “Legends Award” at the 13th Annual Peachtree Village International Film Festival (PVIFF) hosted by the African American Cinema Gallery (AACG) and Gipp. The event took place on Saturday,…

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