Rapper/actor Common is revered as a rapper and respected as a man, and his new memoir, “One Day It Will All Make Sense,” is unlikely to change that. The book is an honest heartfelt look at Lonnie Rashid Lynn’s journey from a boy growing up in Chicago to a man growing up in front of […]

The official dedication of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial in Washington, which was postponed because of Hurricane Irene last month, will be held on October 16, Harry Johnson Sr., head of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial Foundation, said Saturday.

Monica and Rick Ross take it back to the 90s in their video for “Anything (To Find You).” Not only does the tune sample the Notorious B.I.G.’s beloved 1995 track “Who Shot Ya?,” but it features Monica decked out in doorknockers & fur while performing in front of a “ghetto blaster” boombox. Her dancers bust […]

(CNN) — The National September 11 Memorial opens to the public Monday — a decade and a day after terror attacks brought down the twin towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan.

I’m starting to think there just may be some truth to the rumor that something is going on between tennis star Serena Williams and Drake. Some interesting videos surfaced over the weekend of Serena “dancing” to Trey Songz “Bottoms Up” in what some are saying is Drake’s condo. After watching Serena’s sad attempt at terwking, […]

“For all of those who miss that raspy voice and sexy, freaky lyrics, your man Keith Sweat heard ya. According to Singersroom, the singer is getting ready to release his 11th studio album, “Open Invitation.” Sounds like a Tyrese album… hmm. http://www.eurweb.com/2011/09/keith-sweat-to-release-album-11-make-you-say-ooh-is-lead-single/


After a 12-year NBA career, Allan Houston decided he wasn’t finished providing a role model to other young men. Now retired, he’s embarked on new career – one in the Knicks front office as special assistant to the general manager and president, and as a mentor for young black men. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/?q=articles/life_style/love_relationship_life_style/32335

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Bank of America said Monday that it plans to eliminate 30,000 jobs as part of a plan to save $5 billion.

My mother always told me: “Your face is your prize.” Regardless of how correct she actually was, I watched her spend hundreds of dollars on face products every month. Cleanser, Serum, Moisturizer – at about $30 to $70 a pop – were part of my vocabulary very early on. So, imagine my dismay when I […]

At 4 p.m. on Monday, September 12, 2011, HelloBeautiful goes to the White House to ask the questions about the economy and jobs that you submitted HERE. During the press conference, you may submit questions by Tweeting them with the hashtag #WHChat. Watch the video below. Continue reading beneath the video for more details about […]

Actor Terrence Howard pulled a Mel Gibson when he left a life-threatening message on a stranger’s voicemail,which was obtained by RadarOnline.com.  In the message, Terrence identifies himself before going off on an angry tirade about the source calling his wife. “N**ga, you been calling my wife… If you call my wife again I’m going to […]

Books, Health

Emmitt Smith, the NFL’s all-time leading rusher of the Dallas Cowboys, Dancing with the Stars champion, and successful real-estate investor, outlines the principles that helped him become a winner on and off the football field. In this book he encourages you to live your God-given dream, now. Emmitt reveals that it’s not only vision and […]