War and racial tensions were at an unsettling high when Marvin Gaye released "What's Going On?" back in 1971. In 2019, a similar struggle exists.
A Wisconsin woman had the scare of a lifetime last week after she was accosted by mall security after she was called to pick up her daughter.
Lori Harvey was allegedly arrested for a hit and run, according to reports.
T.I. is a leader in all aspects: In his family, in his business (entertainment, retail, community development) and in the culture.
Bernice Jenkins made her routine call to Cora and the rest of her friends in heaven! She got to talk to Don Cornelius, who is organizing a whole Soul Train show with all his fabulous artist friends up in heaven. But he’s getting a bit of push back from Prince, who disagrees with him on […]
According to Gary With Da Tea, in a recent interview with Essence magazine, actress and singer Jennifer Hudson says she was “inspired” by her friends Ciara & Russell Wilson‘s wedding. Now, JHud has been engaged for about eight years, so one does wonder when the time will come for the Academy-Award-winning performer to walk down […]
Birmingham is a city that has always celebrated ties to the past and the reuniting of friends and family. Reunions were practically invented in the South. Southerners hold in high regard their personal histories and connections, be they family, school or military. It’s a sense of knowing who you are and where you came from. […]
Exes do the craziest things! Some people do it out of love, others out of spite, but nevertheless some exes can take it too far. Listen to the audio player to hear “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” cast discuss the craziest thing an ex ever did to them. Plus, hear listeners share their funny experiences, too! […]