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.
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.
(Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for MTV) Some liked it. Some didn’t. Lizzo could care less. That’s what makes her such a magnetic superstar: she’s confident and doesn’t appear phased by who’s bothered. The “it” is referring to Lizzo’s twerking courtside in a thong at Monday night’s Los Angeles Lakers versus the Minnesota Timberwolves game as the Lakers girls did a routine to her hit song, “Juice.
Rose Hall, the estate house of a former sugar plantation in Jamaica. (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons) Close to four million people tuned into to watch the 68th Miss Universe pageant on Sunday night and many viewers have shared their personal thoughts about some of the memorable moments including their views on Miss Jamaica’s national costume, which has sparked some controversy.
ATLANTA, GEORGIA - DECEMBER 08: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Miss Universe 2019 Zozibini Tunzi, of South Africa, is crowned onstage at the 2019 Miss Universe Pageant at Tyler Perry Studios.
The results of Jordyn Woods' lie detector test about Tristan Thompson are about to be revealed. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images) Jordyn Woods took a lie detector test on Red Table Talk in the midst of her drama with Tristan Thompson, and it appears that fans will soon be able to review the results!