June 19th is a day of observance and reflection for most Americans known as Juneteenth, marking the end of slavery in 1865 on this date and the end of the Civil War two months earlier.
It is a day that was recently recognized as a federal holiday ...
Posted Tuesday, June 21st 2022 at 2:54PM
In a time where the United States is in the throes of a pandemic that has taken more lives than both World Wars and the VietNam war combined.
Juxtaposed against the racial and social ills brought to a tipping point in 2020 over Black Lives Matter ...
Posted Friday, March 19th 2021 at 12:20AM
Let me first start with saying this to any Madam C.J. Walker admirers, and to those who maybe heard of Annie Malone (many have not), this is not an attempt to be petty, or report anything against Walker.
This is a rebuttal to the essay that was wr ...
Posted Sunday, March 22nd 2020 at 9:32AM
By the Mid-1970's Hip-Hop began to take the country by storm as an unstoppable music force, and although there was a resistance by the "established" music industry to push-back on what was seen as a "craze", born on the streets of New York and played ...
Posted Thursday, August 29th 2019 at 7:18PM
Cynthia Horner has been the force behind one of America's most endearing entertainment social media publications for more than 40 years with the iconic, Right-On! Magazine. She still has the passion for the publication of entertainment news about the ...
Posted Sunday, April 7th 2019 at 3:00PM
Pop music has a new soulful singer on the scene by the name of Taij B, and she knows what her potential is as a singer.
Berry Gordy, founder of the Motown music label, knew very early on that fusing great personalities to great songs was the key t ...
Posted Tuesday, March 19th 2019 at 6:42PM
The tag line for Nana Camille Yarbrough's upcoming presentation at the world famous Schomburg Center on February 14th, 2019 in New York reads, "Celebrating Nana Camille's Journey as an Artist and Cultural Custodian". An appropriate phrase describing ...
Posted Monday, February 11th 2019 at 9:07PM
Nadhege Ptah is a New York based actress, writer and director who has been screening her wonderful short film about love, trust, heritage and gentrification surrounding a young woman, Paris, who is desperate in her quest to pressure her grandfather i ...
Posted Monday, November 19th 2018 at 5:30PM
Bill Duke's career spans almost 50 years, making him a Hollywood icon as both an actor and director. His passion for the Arts has not waned over the years, and he is determined to pass the torch on to our youth to keep the Arts alive.
He is someon ...
Posted Friday, September 21st 2018 at 8:56AM
BYSB Talent Agency opened it's doors in 2017 and is described as a boutique talent agency. A small company that offers highly specialized services or products to their clientele with big talent agency experience in their founders, Angela Brown, Chris ...
Posted Wednesday, August 1st 2018 at 11:22AM
There is a saying that to work smart is better than to work hard. Areshia McFarlin has been called a smart comic and actress because her work as a thespian, comedienne, writer and producer, is garnering her beads of success in a business where talent ...
Posted Friday, June 29th 2018 at 1:17PM
Down South in Montgomery, AL. there is a voice and personality as big as all of the state itself. That voice and personality belongs to Dr. Tommie "Tonea" Stewart who is Dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Alabama State University, a ...
Posted Friday, July 7th 2017 at 11:08AM
Aziza Miller is a masterful pianist who has carved out an amazing music career spanning some 40 years now. Her name you may not readily recognize, but for those avid music lovers, Aziza is a legendary music icon in the R&B and Jazz world.
Aziza is ...
Posted Thursday, February 16th 2017 at 2:14PM
Tay Smith grew up in Baltimore MD and started his career in the music industry. His father was a popular music producer, teaching him the business from the age of 6. From early on, Tay knew he wanted to be in the entertainment industry in some capaci ...
Posted Saturday, November 26th 2016 at 7:08AM