Los Angeles – While the nation is staying safer at home together, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today that beginning May 16, Saturday nights become “Sisterhood Saturday Nights” with the launch of two new limited unscripted series joining the network’s popular lineup, each filmed virtually.
In today's state briefing, Governor Gavin Newsom reported that the state of California has made progress bending the curve but the risk of COVID19 is still very real. He continued his assessment in saying the state is “weeks” away from making the first changes.
Virtual Celebration Will Highlight the Achievements of HBCU Graduates Across the Country
Prairie View A&M University. Photo: The Chocolate Voice
DALLAS, TX —In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis that has forced colleges and universities across the nation to postpone their commencement celebrations, a coalition of
It’s new music Friday, and guess who just released new music?
KEM Photo Credit: UDO SPREITZENBARTH
Three-time GRAMMY®-nominee KEM. Today, Motown Records released “Lie To Me,” the new single from the grown and sexy, silky smooth R&B singer that blends R&B, jazz, and soul.
“Lie To Me” a soulful declaration of unconditional love,
April 22 is Earth Day and this year, is the 50th anniversary of a movement launched in response to the environmental crisis, essentially to protect the planet. With social distancing and stay home orders, let’s not let this stop us from celebrating the Earth’s natural
By D.L. White
The twenty-five cents question reverberating in communities across the country, “Could the spread of the deadly coronavirus also known as (COVID-19) have been minimized if the current administration had taken the matter more seriously early on?”
President Donald Trump is on record asking, “Who
LOS ANGELES (April 2020) - Known for her jazzy, raspy and vocally unique sound, singer/songwriter and peace activist Queen Theresa King releases her long anticipated single “This Too Shall Pass”. The uplifting and powerful single is the first release from her forthcoming debut EP titled
Photo credit: Stars of Disney's Lion King at 2019 ESSENCE Fest.
In a statement from ESSENCE Communications, Inc. on ESSENCE Festival of Culture:
“New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell bravely recommended yesterday that no large events take place in New Orleans in 2020, and ESSENCE fully
(L to R) Aunjanue Ellis as Dr. Mattie Moss Clark, Kierra Sheard as Karen, Angela Birchett as Jacky, Raven Goodwin as Denise, Christina Bell as Twinkie and Sheléa Frazier as Dorinda. Photo credit: Lifetime
April 14, 2020 – Hallelujah! The Lifetime Original Movie The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel hit a high
In a special presentation, "Oprah Talks COVID-19 - The Deathly Impact On Black America,” Oprah Winfrey brings attention to the devastating effects the Coronavirus pandemic is having on African-Americans across the country as she speaks with leaders and families in the community. The in-depth conversation will debut tomorrow, April