Happy Birthday to the fiercely undeniable queen, Lizzo. The inimitable singer turns 34-years-old today. Here are 3 reasons why we stan the unapologetic queen who is an advocate for self-love, sex symbol, and bonafide hitmaker.

The 42-year-old will have a beauty show on VH1. Find out more here.

It’s been a magical few years for Hollywood’s newest melanated goddess Issa Rae. From breaking out with her critically acclaimed, highly rated and repeatedly nominated HBO series Insecure to raking up a host of other in-developement television and film projects, she is the on the lips on practically everyone in Hollywood—and she doesn’t appear to […]

Black women and hair loss is unfortunately a common pairing. This is largely due to the consistent reliance on weaves, wigs and braids. However, there are also many black women who suffer from forms of alopecia that don’t necessarily correlate to hair styling. On the latest episode of the Facebook talk show Red Table Talk, […]

Last summer, FX and creator John Singleton brought us the blistering and critically-acclaimed 80s crack drama Snowfall—and if you were holding your breathe to find out what’s next, you can finally exhale because season two is just around the corner. John Singleton has always provided audiences with very realistic portrayals of inner city life and […]

Jada Pinkett Smith has been entertaining us through her various memorable roles on television and in film for over 20 years, but now she’s set to embark on a new career path with the help of her mother and her daughter Willow. It has just been announced, per Shadow and Act, that actress Jada Pinkett […]

The beauty industry is a billion-dollar world that has made many celebrities, beauty bloggers and influencers very rich, however it is largely dominated by women. Rapper Rick Ross is hoping to change that with his new men’s grooming line, RICH. Rick Ross wants men to look their best and keep their beards looking as luxurious […]

The fabulous and always-working Issa Rae is not slowing down, despite the fact that she is currently between seasons on her hit HBO show. It was just announced that she has teamed up with BET to find the next crop of emerging talent. Insecure star Issa Rae is currently filming the highly-anticipated third season of […]

As Netflix continues to add to its slate of original programming, actor Idris Elba is getting into business with the streaming giant. It has just been announced that he will star in the upcoming comedy series Turn Up Charlie. Some of the best black TV shows come courtesy of Netflix and Idris Elba is hoping […]

As imprisoned Philly rapper Meek Mill continues to sit in jail for what many consider trumped up charges, he has received a wave of support from his fellow musicians and local residents who repeatedly call for change inside the Philadelphia court system. He recently spoke with CNN’s Don Lemon about his hopes for coming home. […]

The nominations for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards are here and as expected, the artists whose music dominates the radio airwaves are the ones who lead with the most nominations—meaning Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, Drake and Cardi B. are in the lead. Earlier, the nominees for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards were announced by Khalid […]

The inaugural season of the groundbreaking Netflix series Dear White People drew viewers in with its timely, frank and funny look at a group of black students on the campus of a predominately white university. Based on the 2014 hit indie film of the same name, season two of the show has just announced a […]