Thursday, December 12, 2019

Tag: Lena Horne

Lena Horne, The Elegant and Beautiful Talent...

Lena Horne (1917-2010) Horne became a part of the Civil Rights Movement and performed at rallies on behalf of the NAACP and the National...

Maxwell Tries to ‘All Lives Matter’ Black...

Irritated Twitter users laid into singer Maxwell when he tweeted that Black History Month should include all races, causing him to clarify his stance...

10 Legendary Black Singers Who Risked It...

Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt saw Billie Holiday as an influence in her singing career. She also related to Holiday's fight against racism. When Kitt made it big...

9 Black Female Freedom Fighters Who Deserve...

The New York-based advocacy group, Woman on 20's, conducted a campaign to put an influential woman as the new face of the $20 dollar bill. A vote was...

7 Outraged Reactions by Black People to...

Malcolm X: Killing Crackers With the passage of the Selective Training and Service Act in August 1940, all American men between the ages of 18...

6 Modern-Day Black Celebrities Who Are Spitting...

Alicia Keys and Lena Horne Alicia Keys is an American R&B singer-songwriter, pianist, musician, record producer and actress. Lena Horne, who died on May 9, 2010,...

9 Interesting Facts About Lena Horne

Janet Jackson's Super Bowl 'Nip Slip' Prevent A Lena Horne Movie From Being Produced The role of iconic singer Lena Horne was to be played...

24 Black Celebs Who Risked Fame &...

Muhammad Ali Former professional boxer Muhammad Ali is generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the sport's history. A controversial and even polarizing figure during...

Alicia Keys Believes She Was "Born" To...

Back in 2007, singer Alicia Keys was attached to star as Lena Horne, in the legendary entertainer's biopic. That project must have a manual...