Adrien Broner during the 2018 Showtime Championship Boxing Event at Cipriani 42nd Street on January 24, 2018 in New York City. (Getty Images) Professional boxer Adrien Broner
Netflix Black History Month is in full effect and there are tons of ways to celebrate this weekend. Aside from educating the masses on the impact Black folks have had on this country, another bonus is the powerful content that inevitably debuts in February. T his year is no different, with several strong offerings coming in the form of television specials, series, and films that highlight African Americans.
Serena Williams from the United States with daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. and the ASB trophy after
BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 10: Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (R) and Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Kevin Davis (L) listen to a question during a press conference at City Hall highlighting a Justice Department investigation into the Baltimore City Police Department August 10, 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Syleena Johnson (Credit: Annie Rice/AP/Shutterstock) Since the debut of Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly docu-series, there’s been a general consensus that listening to his music is frowned upon given how so much of it could now be viewed as confessions of his sins such as sexual assault. But singer Syleena Johnson, who has known and worked with Kelly in the past, doesn’t believe fans should feel obligated to cancel his extensive music catalog.
Snoop Dogg calls for an end to the threats of violence against Gayle King in wake of interview about Kobe Bryant's legacy. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch) Now that Snoop Dogg has apologized for the vitriol that he directed at Gayle King, he’s headed to Red Table Talk to have a discussion with Jada Pinkett-Smith and her co-hosts about “the culture of disrespect between black men and black women.
Hundreds of well-meaning Kobe Bryant fans are reportedly flocking to the wrong gravesite to pay respects to the fallen NBA legend. Each day, the owner of the Pacific View Memorial Park removes flowers left for Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, from a private plot because the plot reportedly does not belong to the Bryants’ but rather another family, according to The USA Today. Kobe, Gianna, and seven other people were killed in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26. READ MORE: Barack Obama delivers touching speech about ‘heartbreaking’ death of Kobe Bryant at NBA All-Star brunch “We can confirm that is not Kobe
The Los Angeles Police Department has named Eric Holder as a suspect in the murder of rapper Nipsey Hussle. Almost a year after his death, rapper Nipsey Hussle’s alleged killer could be going on trial as soon as next month. During a pre-trial hearing, Judge Robert Perry told Nipsey’s accused killer, Eric Holder, that he wanted to get the trial “done” by April 14.
PARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 15: Rapper Pop Smoke, wearing a blue Off-White coat, is seen outside the Off-White show during the Paris Fashion Week - Menswear F/W 2020-2021 on January 15, 2020 in Paris, France.
Lark Voorhies has had her share of troubles since the wildly popular sitcom Saved by theBell went off the air, but when she found out they were working on a reboot with some of the original cast members, she’d hoped she’d be invited as well. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the case and she feels some type of way about it. According to Too Fab, Wednesday, during an interview Voorhies did with Dr. Oz, the actress confessed that she was incredibly hurt about being snubbed by producers of the project. However, she objectively understands why they may have had reservations. READ MORE: Three big changes for Tyler Perry shows this upcoming season