By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Heather Wimbley and Tony Moore have done it again… The Whispers in Tulsa for free! If you’re a true student a R/B music it doesn’t matter what generation you are from, or when you were born,...
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.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 Taryn Finley   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0J6nkzj53ug   Keara Wilson, a 19-year-old choreographer, created the dance that’s going viral and got the rapper’s single to No. 1 on iTunes.   Megan Thee Stallion’s single “Savage” is quickly becoming a part of the soundtrack to social distancing. That’s thanks...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Shari Tisdale, CEO of YoUnique Boutiques Guide Inc. and Serae Avance CEO of Creative Souls are the founders of Oklahoma Fashion District Network.  Tisdale stated: "We are Oklahoma's premier fashion directory, fashion photographer/Producer, and fashion networking group....
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...
www.circlecinema.org   https://youtu.be/cMLF8uFomRg   A movie based on the true life story of Bass Reeves, a legendary tough African American cowboy in the Wild West. Bass Reeves was the first black deputy U.S. marshal west of the Mississippi River. He worked mostly in Arkansas...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifDD3nLfiFA   www.yahoo.com   Both Vanity Fair and Harper’s are off to a rocky start this year after two reporters from the magazines were accused of “mocking” 7-year-old Blue Ivy Carter in a new picture. The comments came in response to a picture of Beyoncé,...
www.thegrio.com By Dawn Onley Earth, Wind & Fire, one of our favorite feel-good bands, made history on Sunday as the first Black group to get inducted into the Kennedy Center Honors. To accept the honor were three of the band’s original members, Philip Bailey, Ralph...
www.fortune.com By Ellen McGirt This is the web version of raceAhead, Fortune's daily newsletter on race, culture, and inclusive leadership. To get it delivered daily to your inbox, sign up here. Add another credit to Gabrielle Union’s already impressive resume: workplace advocate. The actress...