Arts & Entertainment


‘Power’ season premieres June 25

Being the boss in the crime world of New York City is a tricky and bloody affair.

Community Calendar June 22 - June 28

Greetings! A major Black music month 2017 highlight happened when Berry Gordy Jr., Jay Z, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. President Obama recorded a special message to Jay Z, ...

Amazon buying Whole Foods? RWDSU looks at it suspiciously

It’s a big game of Monopoly played by only one person.

Assata Shakur's birthday celebrated in Newark

Assata Shakur’s birthday was celebrated July 16 at the REFAL CTR in Newark hosted by the New Jersey Black Panther Party Commemorative Committee.

DJ Khaled recognized for work in education

Last year, DJ and music executive DJ Khaled teamed up with Viacom and the Get Schooled Foundation to create a program called “Keys to Success,” in which monthly keys are offered to high school students that offer tips and advice ...

Beyoncé and Jay Z welcome twins

Beyoncé and Jay Z have welcomed twins, a source close to the couple tells CNN.

Jada Pinkett Smith, others connected to Tupac slam 'All Eyez On Me'

All eyes are on a new film about the life of Tupac Shakur, and some of his friends don't like what they see.

Hot 97 presents Summer Jam 2017 

Hot 97 hosted its annual Summer Jam Concert at the MetLife Stadium in Rutherford, N.J., last weekend. It was hot, but the music was hotter. Summer Jam is always a highly anticipated event.

‘The Green Book of South Carolina’

The South Carolina African-American Heritage Commission has recently launched an exciting new mobile travel guide, “The Green Book of South Carolina,” to help residents and visitors from all over the world navigate to the more than 300 African-American cultural sites ...

Horoscope: June 15 - June 21

Find out what that star say about what's in store for your future.

Obama inducts Jay Z into Songwriters Hall of Fame and reflects on their bond

Former President Barack Obama inducted his longtime supporter and friend Jay Z into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in a surprise taped video message Thursday, explaining his bond to the legendary MC.

Maxwell burns up the stage with his BlackSUMMERS’night show

Two stepping with a falsetto lean.

Jamie Hector, still moving mountains

There was star-studded gathering at the 26 Bridge venue Tuesday night as celebrities such as LL Cool J, Michael K. Williams, Angela Yee and Steve Buscemi came to an awards ceremony and fundraiser for Jamie Hector’s decade-old youth organization, Moving ...

Designer news for resort and spring ’18

For their pre-spring 2018 collection, Ports 1961 was inspired by travel, literally and metaphorically.

Modern modes for fall ’17

Oversized, unconstructed, tailored and sophisticated are keywords describing Odeur Studio’s autumn/winter ’17 collection for Berlin Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.