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  • Celebration 2018 Recap: Even In Death, Prince Packs An Arena
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    MINNEAPOLIS, MN – If I asked you if a dead man could headline a concert, you might question my sanity. But during the second annual Prince Celebration held over the past few days in suburban Minneapolis, I saw it with my own two eyes. While the four-day celebration included panels... Read more »
  • HBCU’s Gain Widespread Props After Beyonce’s Coachella Performance
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    Axelle/Bauer-Griffin ATLANTA (AP) — When Beyoncè paid tribute to historically black colleges at Coachella, the singer’s grand performance reignited interest in the marching band culture and created shockwaves of excitement to students attending those schools.   Queen Beyoncé slay #Beychella #Beychella2 #Coachella2018 pic.twitter.com/lgn6zaRtvx — BabyGirl (@JSarsi) April 22, 2018   From far and wide, some HBCU... Read more »
  • Verne Troyer Of ‘Austin Powers’ Fame Has Died
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    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Verne Troyer, who played Dr. Evil’s small, silent sidekick “Mini-Me” in the “Austin Powers” movie franchise, has died. He was 49. A statement provided by Troyer’s representatives that was also posted to his Instagram and Facebook accounts said the actor died Saturday. No cause of death was given,... Read more »
  • Chadwick Boseman Talks Being Chased Down In The Name Of Wakanda
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  • Michael B. Jordan Stopped Dying On Camera After Mom Couldn’t Take It
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      Michael B. Jordan Michael B. Jordan has made a point to remove a major source of stress for his mother, Donna Jordan. The actor, who most recently starred in “Black Panther,” has decided that he will never play a character whose death happens on screen – all to stop his “super emotional”... Read more »
  • Denzel Washington Is Back And On A Rampage In ‘The Equalizer 2’
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      Denzel Washington Denzel Washington is back and on a killing spree in the first trailer for “The Equalizer 2.” “They killed my friend. So I’m gonna kill each and every one of them. And the only disappointment is that I only get to do it once,” Washington’s retired CIA black ops operative... Read more »
  • Lawsuit Filed Against Oprah Over Stolen Idea Of ‘Greenleaf’
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    Oprah Winfrey  Greenleaf has been a popular television show on OWN Network every season its been on however, a screenwriter and pastor believe Oprah stole the idea from them. On April 19, Pastor Lester Eugene Barrie and writer Shannan Lynette Wynn filed a lawsuit in a California federal court against Oprah claiming Greenleaf is a knock-off version... Read more »
  • Finesse Mitchell Needs Your Help Naming His Baby Girl
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  • J.J. Williamson Shares Life In The South And Going To An HBCU
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  • ‘Braxton Family Values’ Recap: Season 6, Episode 5: ‘You Don’t Do That to Your Family’
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    The shade is definitely being thrown in all types of directions amongst the Braxtons in this episode. First and foremost, Tamar is still missing in action while everyone is still attempting to reach out to her. Unfortunately, the only person Tamar seems to have words for is her eldest sister, Toni. As... Read more »