(Getty Images) Last week, Miss South Africa, Zozibini Tunzi, was crowned 2019’s Miss Universe, making it the first time in history that Miss USA, Miss America, Miss Teen USA and now Miss Universe have all been Black women. Now it appears two of the queens from this list have now become roommates! According to Because of Them We Can, newly crowned Tunzi, and Miss USA 2019, Cheslie Kryst, took to social media to celebrate their new living situation and fans couldn’t get enough of their supportive excitement.
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Looks like actress Issa Rae is doing her part to ensure that her beloved Inglewood has a space for local residents and creatives alike to congregate while grabbing a cup of joe! According to LA. Eater, the producer from HBO’s hit series Insecure has teamed up with co-founders Ajay Relan and Yonnie Hagos to open up the second location for Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen in Downtown Inglewood. READ MORE: Vivica Fox has advice for Issa Rae on news of ‘Set It Off’ remix: ‘It’s a classic, leave it alone’ Hilltop’s new restaurant, which opened its doors on Monday, is located in a massive space next to Inglewood City Hall and Stevie Wonder’s radio station, KJLH.
(Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images) What happens when Chance the Rapper collabs with DJ Khaled and a group of South Side Chicago school kids on new content? Apparently fire. The “No Problems” rapper has dropped an online video game to accompany his hit with the prolific producer titled “I Love You So Much,” reportedly becoming the first platinum selling artist to ever do so.
What an incredible year it has been for Lizzo! To cap it all off, Time magazine has named her 2019 Entertainer of the Year. Lizzo skyrocketed to fame this year from the strength of catchy tunes like “Truth Hurts” and “Juice.” She received more Grammy nods than any other musician (eight) and has had fans and foes talking all year long – even as recently as this week when she showed up for a Lakers-Minnesota Timberwolves game wearing an oversized black t-shirt with a huge cut-out in the back to show her thong and fishnets. READ MORE: For the Big Black girls who are apathetic about Lizzo’s bare bottom
Taking a page out of Jada Pinkett Smith’s playbook, Steve Harvey has inked a new deal for a daytime talk show, and it will run on the same platform that has worked magically for Red Table Talk – Facebook Watch. Steve on Watch will premiere on the streaming platform Jan. 6 and has reportedly already taped a batch of new episodes from Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, according to Variety.The shows are expected to run several times a week over a span of 10 weeks and will feature Steve sharing his opinion on a range of issues and interviewing stars, people in the news, musicians and others, similar to his TV talk show.
Actress Lupita Nyong'o in the film, "Us" will have her character featured in a new maze at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort theme parks. A day after the Golden Globes once again dissed Black actors, actresses, directors and films, The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) announced it has chosen Jordan Peele’s “Us” as its top film of the year.
From left House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee Maxine Waters, D-Calif.
Cardi B and her daughter, Kulture, grace one of four Vogue magazine covers in January – paying tribute to moms and moms-to-be who are also fashion or entertainment icons. Appearing on the cover in a red Michael Kors polka dot dress and red heels and holding her smiling and adorable baby girl in her lap, Cardi, 27, told Vogue that motherhood has allowed her to “forget about the issues.” READ MORE: On My Own: Cardi B says nah to a nanny for baby Kulture… for now “I could shake my ass, I could be the most ratchet-est person ever, I could get into a fight tomorrow, but I’m still a great mom,” Cardi B tells Vogue.