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Happy Birthday to the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul! Today Mary J. Blige turns 45 years old, let’s just say she is the definition of “forty and fabulous.” Celebrate with some of Mary’s best songs and videos below: Family Affair No More Drama  Be Without You Just Fine Not Gon Cry Enough Cryin’

Today would’ve been Ruby Dee’s 93rd birthday. Ruby Dee wasn’t only an amazing actress and screenwriter, but also an unforgettable poet, activist, and journalist. As we celebrate the life of Ruby Dee, let’s remember some of her greatest work that earned her Grammy, Emmy, and Lifetime Achievement awards. American Gangster Do The Right Thing A […]

Happy Birthday to one of R&B’s smoothest ladies, Toni Braxton. Today the singer turns 48, so let’s celebrate by listening to some of the best of Braxton. Un-Break My Heart He Wasn’t Man Enough You’re Making Me High Breathe Again Just Be A Man About It  

Bet you didn’t know President Obama could get down like this. During Barack Obama’s historic trip to Kenya, the president boogied with the best of them…

  Patti getting her groove at her birthday party Click Here To See Video

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Get you some tissue because this video will make you shed some tears. All this young man wanted for his birthday was to see his father.  His mom told him that it couldn’t happen and the pick another gift.  He said that he didn’t want anything else. So, the mother tricked her son and reunion […]

Everyday is a national food day of some sort. Today is April 29th and it’s also National Shrimp Scampi day. Yum! Foodbeast, one of the…

Today would have been Dorothy Irene Height  102nd Birthday and Google remembers (March 24, 1912 – April 20, 2010) American administrator, educator, and a civil rights and women’s rights activist  She also served as National President of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority from 1946 to 1957.[7] She remained active with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority throughout her life.