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The actress said "There was a lot that people could have been interested in in me when I was young. They didn’t want to express it, because they didn’t want to praise the Black girl."

Alexa, play Ginuwine’s “In Those Jeans.” Finally! Brands are paying attention to the wants and needs of the plus size community. Honestly, I am not sure if brands becoming more plus-size friendly is due to their belief that we deserve inclusion or if they notice the number of coins plus-size consumers spend in retail. However, […]

Say what you want about Kenya Moore, but make sure you say pioneer when you’re talking about her. Long before Mrs. Moore-Daly held a peach, the Detroit-native held titles many women dream of. In 1993, she became only the second Black woman to win Miss USA. She went on to place fifth in the Miss […] We never thought we’d see the day where legends would have Twitter beef. But we guess it’s a brand new day! Iconic vocalists, Anita Baker and Cheryl Lynn (“Got To Be Real” and “Encore”) have beef that they spread out all over Twitter! Ms. Lynn let her song get to her head. It all started […]

Funny people with way too much time on their hands decided to bless everyone with new examples of Beyoncé’s flawlessness with #BeyonceAlwaysOnBeat. Ok, we may have pegged our beloved Bey as one of the most overexposed celebs ever, but the Internet has given us a whole new reason to watch her (not that anyone ever […]

L.A. Reid is trying to curb the public’s expectations of Mariah Carey moving forward, and the future isn’t as dazzling as Mimi’s wardrobe. Mariah has just released her greatest hits album #1 to Infinity, but according to the record exec, it’s more like #1 to 2008 because that’s when she had her last #1 hit […]

Ava DuVernay is onto the next challenge in her illustrious career, and Marvel Studios is hoping that it can wrangle her talent. Full disclosure: I’m still a little salty about the Oscar snub for her film Selma. However, no one can deny her cinematic talents for telling a great story, and Marvel has taken note. […]

Evelyn Lozada has officially made her return to the world of reality TV! Shaunie O’Neal and Tami Roman have shifted themselves over to Basketball Wives: LA, but Evelyn is doing her own thing with a show on OWN. According to, she’s already been spotted filming. Currently titled Evelyn, the show will follow the former […]

Tika Sumpter kissed a girl, and she doesn’t get what the big deal is. The stunning actress will be starring alongside Queen Latifah in HBO’s Bessie Smith biopic, Bessie, as one of the legendary singer’s lovers, Lucille. It’s the first time that she’s ever played the love interest for a female lead, and The Root […]