Janet Jackson was honored with the Music Icon Award at Out magazine’s 22nd Annual Out 100 Gala held at the Altman Building in NYC on Thursday night. The 51-year-old pop icon turned heads in her eye catching head-to-toe black outfit.
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Last night’s 69th annual Emmy Awards was the lowest-watched in Emmy history among the coveted 18-49 age demo group. Donald Glover, left, and Lena Waithe won their first ever Emmys for directing a comedy series.
The 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards will be held in Miami on October 6. One-hit-wonder Cardi B and music producer DJ Khaled lead the nominations with nine each.
Former President Barack Obama inadvertently confirmed the sex of Beyonce Knowles‘ twins on Thursday.
Obama, 56, let the cat out of the bag during a video message that was aired at Jay Z‘s induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame at the Awards Gala in New York City on Thursday, June 15.
It was a family affair as actor LL Cool J attended his daughter Samaria Leah Wisdom Smith‘s graduation at The Fashion Institute of Technology’s 2017 Commencement Ceremony at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Thursday, May 25, in New York City.
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A-listers Kerry Washington, Swizz Beatz and journalist Sunny Hostin joined 350 well-heeled guests at the inaugural Bronx Children’s Museum Gala at Tribeca Rooftop in New York City on Tuesday.
The Bronx Children’s Museum program introduces the borough’s kids to music, art and a world of possibilities.
British chanteuse Adele finally lost at something. Prince Rogers Nelson was crowned America’s top-selling album artist in 2016.
In the months following the music icon’s untimely death in April 2016, the “Purple Rain” star’s albums and songs sold a combined 7.7 million copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen Music.
Canadian rapper Drake feels the same sense of entitlement as Beyonce, Viola Davis and other urban stars who only feel validated when their achievements are recognized by their Caucasian counterparts.
Today’s Word of the Day is brought to you by Grammy Award-winning singer Beyoncé Knowles. The 35-year-old mother-of-3 used “Profundity” in proper context during her prepared Grammy acceptance speech on Sunday night.
For the first time in history, a record 6 black actors were nominated for Academy Awards. But actress Viola Davis denies the rise in black nominations is in response to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that nearly disrupted the 2016 Academy Awards.