The Oscar nods created a significant amount of criticism as “Selma” director and lead actor failed to land a nod in any of the 24 categories.
The new Af-Am art exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is smaller than its title would suggest and has a bit of a Black History Month feel.
Empire, a new hip-hop inspired TV series starring academy award nominees Terrence
Howard and Taraji P. Henson, is set to debut January 7.
By the time you read this Kwanzaa will have come and gone, but last Saturday's celebration at the Apollo Theatre was one to remember.
Jill Scott will be the special honoree at Essence magazine’s annual
Black Women in Music at a Feb. 5 invitation-only event.
With the release of Selma, Ava DuVernay has become the first woman of color to be nominated for a Best Director Golden Globe award.
The familiar story of 'Annie' returns to the big screen with a new look. Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz star in the new production.
In the musical development of jazz legend Herbie Hancock two things are
persistently evident as you read his memoir Possibilities (Viking, 2014).
At Sunday’s premiere of “Selma” in New York, the cast acknowledged parallels between their film about the African-American civil rights movement and recent protests nationwide.
Tenor saxophonist Azar Lawrence and his
quartet recalled a historic moment
this week at the Jazz Standard
in lower Manhattan.