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‘Streetlight Harmonies’ is a heartwarming look at doo-wop music

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

This genre of rhythm and blues music originated in the 1940s in the United States and is a sound which bridged the way for the Baby Boomers of the 60’s and 70’s to the Civil Rights movement and laid the...

Angelica Nwandu joins docu-series 'Behind Her Faith'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Media mogul Angelica Nwandu, founder and CEO of media company and Instagram’s The Shade Room will be featured in a new docu-series titled “Behind Her Faith.”

Created by writer/director Paula Bryant-...

3rd Annual International Women of Power Luncheon takes place in Los Angeles

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ Images courtesy of The Diaspora Dialogues

Hosted by veteran author, comedian, co-Host of "The Real", Loni Love, the star-studded annual event celebrates the beauty, cultural and creative achievements of black...

WE tv hosts premiere party for Waka Flocka Flame's new series

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo Credit: Getty Images WE tv

WE tv hosted a premiere party in Atlanta at Republic Night Club in celebration of their brand-new series, “Waka & Tammy: What The Flocka” starring rapper Waka Flocka Flame...

Stars celebrate Season 2 of BET's '"Boomerang"

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Getty Images for BET

Last night, BET Networks celebrated the season two premiere of its Lena Waithe and Halle Berry executive produced show “Boomerang,” at Paramount Studios in California.


"We have to start supporting each other as women," says Grammy nominated artist Etana

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

One of the most recognized female reggae stars in the world, Etana has won at the fame game simply by refusing to play it and it's a huge accomplishment for the Grammy nominated artist, whose musical career...

Nia Long and Alfons Adetuyi team up for 'Dreams of the Moon'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Actress Nia Long, who will next be seen this march in George Nolfi’s “The Banker“ has joined the cast of “Dreams of the Moon” in a leading role.

She will executive produce the project which is...

Jackson, Mackie and Long attend premiere for 'The Banker'

Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo Credit: Le Studio Photography

Samuel L. Jackson, Anthony Mackie, and Nia Long were some of the cast members who showed up as Apple celebrated "The Banker's" upcoming release at a special event held in...

Films from Nigeria, Uganda and Rwanda win awards at PAFF

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

America's largest black film festival just wrapped 12 days of screenings and handed out accolades to several films from Africa.

Joël Karekezi's drama, "The Mercy of the Jungle," about two Rwandan...

Rihanna receives NAACP's Highest Honor at the Image Awards

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Image

Barbadian singer, songwriter, actress, business entrepreneur and philanthropist  Rihanna Fenty received the NAACP Image Award's highest honor, a President's Award, on Saturday at the...