Saturday, August 24, 2019

Tag: Black Celebrities

Could Black-Owned Businesses Benefit More from Black...

The notion that the Black community must become economically self-sufficient has been at the center of Black liberation for decades. From the Montgomery bus...

Ghanaian Artist Unique Blend of African Culture...

Dennis Owusu-Ansah is a 26-year-old visual artist who was inspired after an incident of cultural insensitivity to portray popular Black celebs in traditional African...

Chance the Rapper Creates Tech Jobs for...

This month, Chance was one of the first independent rappers to perform on NBC's Saturday Night Live. Now, he wants to pass his...

Entertainers Brandy and Countess Vaughn Patch Things...

Over the course of almost two decades, singer and actress Brandy and actress Countess Vaughn were not as close as their show counterparts were....

Chris Rock’s Estranged Wife Speaks Out About...

Comedian Chris Rock and and his estranged wife filed divorced papers separately nearly a year ago, last December.  Now, Malaak Compton-Rock, has come out to make...

Celebrities, Politicians React to #AssaultAtSpringValleyHigh

Since the tragic shooting of Ferguson, Missouri teen Michael Brown, Black celebrities have become vocal about police brutality and over-policing in Black and Brown...

8 Reasons We’re Excited About Janet Jackson’s...

Janet Jackson recently set the Internet abuzz when she announced her return to center stage. Not only did she reveal the dates of her...

10 Black Celebrities Who Fell Off So...

T.C. Carson It’s been a while since many people have seen Living Single star T.C. Carson back in the acting world. He is best known...

13 Black Celebrities You Thought Were Christians...

The late King of Pop Michael Jackson converted from Jehovah's Witness to Islam.     Actress Lauren London is half Jewish. Rapper Drake is half Jewish.     Comedian Dave Chappelle converted...

21 Black Celebrities Who Give Back in...

Muhammad Ali The boxing legend supports so many causes it would be impossible to list them all. However, most important to him is probably the Ali...

10 Black Celebrities Who, at One Time,...

Tupac Released just two months after he was fatally shot, the rapper’s The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory album famously had him depicted on the cross...

5 Black Celebrities With Disfigurements Caused by...

Morgan Freeman In 2008, a car that actor Morgan Freeman was driving careened off the highway and flipped end-over-end before landing upright in a ditch off a Mississippi...

5 Black Celebrities Who Went To War...

  Chris Warren High School Musical star Chris Warren followed in the footsteps of his actress mother Brook Kerr, who's best known for her role as...

12 Black Celebrities You Probably Didn’t Know...

Al Roker & Lenny KravitzNBC's Today show's accomplished weatherman and anchor Al Roker says that he and superstar rocker Lenny Kravitz are cousins. In the...

8 Celebrities Who Cracked Under the Stress...

Billie Holiday Billie Holiday's story may have been written in the stars, but unfortunately achieving success only cemented a sad end for the enormously talented...

5 Black Celebrities Who Bounced Back After...

Lauryn Hill Lauryn Hill debuted on the musical scene with hip-hop group The Fugees in the 1994 release of the album Blunted to Reality. Two...

9 Black Celebrities Who Rejected The One...

Last year, singer Keyshia Cole was hesitant to participate in the television special “Black Girls Rock” because she felt she didn't fit the criteria....

10 Things Black Celebs Are Doing to...

LeBron James Miami Heat basketball star LeBron James works diligently to uplift the black community. His charity, The LeBron James Family Foundation, has a mission...

Better or Worse? 10 Black Celebs Caught...

Black celebrities in Hollywood are among the most image-conscious on the planet. Many of them have used plastic surgery in an effort to enhance their...

Crying Shame: 10 Black Celebs Caught Expressing...

Nene Leakes, star of  "Real Housewives of Atlanta," sadly but proudly diced up her nose a few years ago. "I still wanted to look...