Legendary TV personality Don Cornelius was born on this day in 1936. Cornelius changed the face of black entertainment as creator and host of Soul Train, which celebrated black music and dance like nothing else before.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump recently said he would force Mexico to create a border wall that would halt billions of dollars Mexican immigrants living in the U.S. send back to their native country.
En Vogue, the divas known for a lot of drama is in the middle of it again, now a label is suing them for reneging on a deal in which the original members signed. According to sources, Maxine Jones, Cindy Herron and Terry Ellis were signed under Rufftown Entertainment and were making plans for […]
Peaches and Herb, known for sweet love duets and during the disco era score big with ‘Shake Your Groove Thing,’ and the timeless classic, ‘Reunited,’ that took them to the top of the charts and are the subject of tonight’s episode of TV One’s ‘Unsung.’ Check out the in studio interview of Roland Martin with […]
If you’re a fan like me it comes to a complete shock, only after 4 months, Rosie Perez is leaving the ABC morning talk show ‘The View,’ according to Variety. The way there spinning it is Rosie is away from the show to appear on Broadway in ‘Fish In The Dark.’ But word has it […]
Word has it, Usher is officially off the market (can we say again). The entertainment icon proposed to his longtime girlfriend Grace Miquel and the couple are planning an intimate wedding, according to sources. Grace was photoed earlier this month walking around with a massive ring. By, Shamika Sanders, Blackamericaweb.com Click for more:http://blackamericaweb.com/2014/12/30/usher-longtime-girlfriend-grace-miguel-engaged/
Former En Vogue singer Dawn Robinson threatens to sue the Lifetime network if it airs a holiday themed movie about the group that doesn’t include her character. Lifetime is scheduled to premiere ‘An En Vogue Christmas’ this weekend. The fictional movie follows a family that convinces the quartet to reunite to save a local concert […]
Missy Elliot, Lil Kim and Da Brat will reunite at the up coming Soul Train Awards. BET and Centric announced Monday that the diva rappers will take the stage Nov. 7 when the show tapes at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. They all co-starred on the 90’s hit, ‘Not Tonight,’ with Angie Martinez and […]
On this throwback Thursday check out my interviews with Gerald Levert on a promotion tour at Mikki Soul Food Cafe and Michael Cooper of Con Funk Shun fame known for hits like, ‘Fun Fun’, ‘Shake and Dance With Me,’ ‘Lovers Train,’ and many more. I sat down with Michael Cooper after his show at Club […]
Love, peace and soul was the ‘Soul Train’ mantra and writer Nelson George has put all of the above into his new book, Soul Train:…
The historic Smithsonian National African-American History Museum has received its first arrivals that will be on display for all to see at its grand opening…
Today, the father of Soul Train, Don Cornelius, would have been 77 years old. A new voice out of school, Cornelius started his career by…