Have you ever wondered how to get the same flawless skin as all your favorite celebrities? Well, their beauty secrets aren’t as mysterious (or as expensive) as you may think!  Kelly Rowland: “I Had An Identity Crisis” Beautiful Battle: Eva, Trina, Lala & More In Naven Dress [PHOTOS]

New York, NY) – ESSENCE & Southern Company, in partnership with Perennial Strategy Group, will host their 3rd annual Evening of Excellence-a special awards reception as part of the 2011 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s (CBCF) 41st Annual Legislative Conference. http://eurweb.com/2011/09/essence-southern-and-cbc-foundation-honor-tom-donna-richardson-joyner-at-3rd-annual-evening-of-excellence-friday-night/

Our partner site Newsone.com has published a letter from Troy Davis that he wrote before he was tragically executed after global protests of his sentence. Read the letter HERE.

One day after another meet and another loss, I came home and complained to my family that I was tired of losing. I pinned pictures and articles about track and field on a bulletin board in my room, and started setting goals, writing them down and tacking them onto the board. –Carl Lewis                                                     On this […]

(VIA CNN.com:) — Apple will unveil its next-generation iPhone at an event on Tuesday, October 4, according to a report on AllThingsD, a Wall Street Journal blog network. The phone will be available to consumers “within a few weeks” of that announcement, the publication says, citing unnamed sources. CNN has not confirmed this news and AllThingsD […]

via: cnn.com (CNN) — As it prepares to host its annual conference Thursday, Facebook is in a funk. No, not the business. CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that his social network had surpassed 750 million users in July (although there’s no telling how many of those are pets), and the company is on track to collect […]

Hottest Celeb Pics Of The Week: Sept 14 – Sept 21 Hottest Celeb Pics Of The Week: Sept 7 – Sept 14 Stars Shine At Fashion’s Night Out 2011 [PHOTOS]

Beyonce launched “Pulse,” her third fragrance, last night at the Dream Downtown hotel in New York. Proving you can still be sexy even with a belly, Bey rocked a super-short sequined mini that showed off her still-glam gams. And making sure to match her blue perfume bottle, Bey’s dress and blazer were shades of a […]

“What’s the worse that can happen?” When you start off any venture with that sentence at the forefront, you’re usually in for an adventure at best and an emotional rollercoaster at worst.  When my co-host and I decided to do a “Mamas Gone Wild” episode about sex with your ex, we knew on some levels […]

Rihanna’s “We Found Love” is here! She’s also revealed the cover to the new single, as well as the song’s lyrics. Produced and written by Scottish DJ & producer Calvin Harris, the “fun club banger” will appear on her sixth studio album, due to hit stores later this Fall. LISTEN BELOW! Here are the lyrics: […]

You don’t need other people’s permission and affirmation before you can take action.  Never second guess yourself – Peace & Blessings!! Follow Chilly Bill Smith on Twitter: Click Here “LIke” Chilly Bill Smith on Facebook: Click Here

Melanie Fiona rocked Central Park’s SummerStage last night in New York City. Melanie did her thing during a set that included her Grammy nominated single “It Kills Me”. She also performed “Gone (And Never Coming Back)” & “4 AM”, two songs from her forthcoming sophomore album, “The MF Life”. Take a look: “Somebody Come Get […]