www.blackenterprise.com By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton Kanye West is this year’s highest-earning hip-hop artist, topping his “big brother” Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, according to Forbes. The calculation was made based on pre-tax income from June 2018 to June 2019 before deducting fees for...
www.huffpost.com By Bill Bradley     Watchmen,” a new HBO series created by Damon Lindelof (“Lost,” “The Leftovers”), is set about three decades after the 1986 comic book series in an alternate reality where Robert Redford is president and baby cephalopods fall from...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The road less traveled is narrow and straight. Although there are distractions masked as opportunities to veer left or right, it is the path less traveled that leads to purpose. Michael Devine is committed to walking...
www.hotnewhiphop.com By Erika Marie    They gave him a platform for Sunday Service, but they decided they didn't want his money.   The Sunday Service Tour may be upsetting to some, but Kanye West continues to visit churches, colleges, and concert venues nationally spreading his message of...
www.variety.com By LORRAINE WHEAT     The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) declared on Tuesday that Lil Nas X’s hit “Old Town Road” featuring Billy Ray Cyrus is diamond certified. Not only is “Old Town Road” the first song of 2019 to gain the...
www.yourblackworld.net By Victor Trammell   Music megastar Beyoncé (pictured) has been quiet on the album production and touring tip as of late. The 38-year-old Grammy Award-winning singer and performer did very well this past spring with her Netflix-distributed Homecoming documentary. According to Forbes Magazine, Nielsen published Beyoncé’s...
www.nytimes.com By Margalit Fox     Diahann Carroll, who more than half a century ago transcended racial barriers as the star of “Julia,” the first American television series to chronicle the life of a black professional woman, died on Friday at her home in...
www.news.radio-online.com   Syndicated air personality Tom Joyner is celebrating 25 years in the entertainment industry and has announced he will retire in December. The longtime host of "The Tom Joyner Morning Show," he revolutionized radio when his daily, African-American targeted music...
www.essence.com BY PAULA ROGO   Beloved actor, John “Pops” Witherspoon, has died. The comedian, who made magic in films like the Friday franchise, and Boomerang, passed away on Tuesday night in Los Angeles at the age of 77, his manager Alex Goodman confirmed. The cause of death of the...
www.bet.com By Moriba Cummings     Gabrielle Union will reportedly not be returning for the next season of America's Got Talent, and it turns out the Being Mary Jane star actually did not leave on her own terms. TODAY initially confirmed the initial news of Union's departure from the hit...