The Black Beat

Most known for his role as Dr. Dre in Straight Outta Compton, Corey Hawkins plays Eric Carter on FOX’s new hit series, 24 Legacy. He talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about replacing the legendary Kiefer Sutherland in the role and reveals if a black man can indeed save the world. “We were shooting the new […]

Measuring all pre-taxed income from June 2015 to June 2016, Forbes has released their annual world’s highest paid musician list and the top five may surprise you. Coming in at number five is Rihanna. The Barbados beauty brought in a reported $75M with the bulk of her earning stemming from endorsements with Dior, Puma, Samsung […]

Ashanti’s Sister Shia Douglas is now engaged to Slow Bucks. https://www.instagram.com/p/BJ1s80XgaWc/?taken-by=ashanti&hl=en   Dude popped the question on Christmas and Ashanti headed straight to Instagram to share the news. https://www.instagram.com/p/BOd32PcgvX6/?taken-by=ashanti&hl=en   Slowbucks also shared the news, posting an Instagram video of his fiancee’s new bling. https://www.instagram.com/p/BOeYBDgh7yz/?taken-by=ceoslow   Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. (Photo Source: Instagram)

Stevie J is returning to Vh1 but with a series of his own! Leave It To Stevie will follow the journey of the now single music producer after his split with pregnant ex-girlfriend Joseline Hernandez. Ready to get back to work and spend more time with his kids, the show will also incorporate some of his famous […]

DJ Khaled spent his Thanksgiving sending social media well wishes to his new baby boy, Asahd Khaled. Khaled also shared a few intimate videos. https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNHlVlgwzs/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en   https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNn_19gboq/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en   Already a superstar, Baby Asahd also got love from Nicki Minaj, Future, Rick Ross and August Alsina. https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNho-mgCyr/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNYEM8giEH/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en https://www.instagram.com/p/BNNh3yUA9NJ/?taken-by=djkhaled&hl=en   Too cute! Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow […]

Bryshere Gray and Serayah may have had a thing on-screen, but in real life, the two stars of Fox’s hit show Empire, are just friends…at least for now. https://www.instagram.com/p/BME-65jhy6b/?taken-by=ayatkanai&hl=en   They tell Seventeen magazine in their Decemeber/January issue that all bets are off, as of now. “She’s a cool girl,” Yazz told the magazine. “She’s very […]

CHICAGO (AP) — Chance the Rapper has led hundreds of people from a concert he headlined through Chicago’s business district and to an early voting site. Chance and other entertainers performed Monday afternoon at Petrillo Music Shell in Grant Park. The event sponsored by his nonprofit group Social Works was geared toward millennial voters, who […]

Malika Haqq has found her lane in Hollywood and it’s safe to say that it’s reality television. Famously known as Khloe Kardashian‘s best friend, the actress has now found her way to yet another reality show (she joined the cast of Hollywood Divas last year and spent several seasons on Keeping Up With The Kardashians […]

Gabby Sidibe is using her platform to urge young people to get out to the polls next week. In the Laura Dawn Humanity For Hillary campaign, the Empire star is shown in the video using her tech savvy skills to show everyone just how important it is to vote, Watch “Girl, Just Vote.” below.   Like […]

On a recent episode of We TV’s Growing Up Hip Hop, Angela Simmons revealed to her older sister Vanessa Simmons that she was pregnant by her boyfriend, now fiance, Sutton Tennyson. Vanessa wasn’t the only one in shock when Angela announced the news. Up until now, the world knew her as a virgin, a claim […]

The 2016 Video Music Awards were all about female empowerment from Beyonce‘s epic performance of Lemonade (almost the whole album), Brittney Spears triumphant return to the award show stage, Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande’s cutsey performance and Rihanna‘s receiving the Michael Jackson Vanguard Award. But it was Teyana Taylor who most probably had one of the […]

In an exclusive first look, E! has released the trailer for Robert Kardashian and Blac Chyna‘s new show ‘Rob & Chyna’.   In what looks to be an already drama filled season as the two prepare for the birth of their new baby, the rumored big fight that lead to Rob deleting his fiance off his […]