Harlem fave singer/actress Brandy gave an intimate performance for an exclsive audience at the Essence Festival 2018 in New Orleans, LA.
Kicking off Women’s History Month; ESSENCE turned the spotlight on four remarkable women, during Oscar week, with its popular “Black Women In Hollywood Awards,” held Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Continue Reading →
Lets look at the Harlem connection. Earlier in the week Harlem World Magazine reported that Essence, the 47-year-old monthly magazine for African-American women, was not part of Time Inc.’s $3 billion sale to Meredith Corporation, Continue Reading →
TV One reports that the good folks over at Essence are starting the year off right! According to Business Wire, “Essence Ventures LLC, an independent African-American owned company focused on merging content, Continue Reading →
FX Networks previewed their new drama series “Snowfall” for an intimate group of press and influencers on Saturday. Co-creator John Singleton made brief remarks; Q93 radio host Wild Wayne intro’d the screening.
Fox Searchlight‘s new documentary STEP was also on the scene at the Essence Festival. The Lethal Ladies of the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women were on hand for a Continue Reading →
Google made a big splash over the weekend with three signature events all hosted at The Chicory: a Women’s Entrepreneurial Luncheon (Harlem fave 135th Street, CEO Shante Bacon served as Continue Reading →
Earlier today, Love and Hip Hop New York’s Juelz Santana and rapper Dave East released the visuals for their latest hit, “Time Ticking.”
The 10th anniversary of Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards,” will air as a primetime television event on Sunday, March 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN.
On Saturday, July 5, 2016, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, with Harlem swagger completed day two of its “Queen Sugar” Essence Festival promo run with a Q&A on the “Empowerment” Continue Reading →
Here are some great photographs from the three-day event that was live streamed with Harlem man Puff Daddy (above) performing in a big puffy oversized Yankee jacket and pin stripes Continue Reading →
Check out the final night, of this three day event live stream with Ciara, Kim Fields, Puff Daddy, Judith Hill, Kendrick Lamarr, and many more from the Superdome as part Continue Reading →
On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 Essence Magazine held a awards ceremony for their sponsors at MIST Harlem in Harlem, New York.
Get on the road to the 20th Anniversary Essence Festival in New Orleans 2014. The 20th anniversary Essence Festival will kick off a night early with an intimate show in Continue Reading →
Several notable celebrities, community leaders and entertainers descended on the city of New Orleans once again to attend the 15th Annual McDonald’s 365Black Awards, held today at the Ritz Carlton, New Continue Reading →
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today kicked off the start of NYCxDESIGN 2018, New York City’s annual celebration of design.
Harlem’s National Dance Institute (NDI), the non-profit arts education organization founded in 1976 by legendary New York City Ballet principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise, hosted its 42nd Annual Gala at the Continue Reading →
By Dr. Shanessa Fenner There is nothing more precious than the love of a mother who is the strength and backbone of the family.
James Hal Cone, August 5, 1936 – April 28, 2018 was an American theologian, best known for his advocacy of black theology and black liberation theology.
Open Culture reports that when Spike Lee makes a movie, people talk about it.
Join Moikgantsi Kgama, founder of ImageNation Cinema Foundation discuss the movie Black Panther, with host Danny Tisdale, on The Danny Tisdale Show.
From the award-winning entrepreneur, culture leader, and creator of the BLACK GIRLS ROCK! movement comes an inspiring and beautifully designed book that pays tribute to the achievements and contributions of Continue Reading →
Fashion weeks are a rage all over the world as they showcase not just the world’s best designs but are also symbolic of the powers of creativity and directive of Continue Reading →
Sitting at home in Harlem with nothing to do? Check out Uncensored, Uncensored is an edgy new docu-series exploring the intimate lives of some of today’s most notable personalities, debuts on Continue Reading →
The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards were held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta.