Congratulations are in order for Queen Bey’s little sister, Solange Knowles! On Friday, February 28, 2020, Solange was honored at the Lena Horne Prize ceremony at The Town Hall in New York City as the very first honoree in history! The Lena Horne Prize is awarded to music artists of today who are creating […]


Author Brooke Obie attended the Peace Ball to reaffirm that people of color can survive in the undaunting age of Trump because, well, we've done it before.


The Essence Festival 2017 lineup is here and it's pretty fantastic.

News & Gossip

Ever since it was released at the end of September, Solange Knowles’ album A Seat at the Table has inspired and thrilled audiences with its unapologetically black themes surrounding beauty, acceptance and pride. It garnered Knowles the first number one album of her career, a debut performance spot on Saturday Night Live and it’s already […]

Baton Rouge is about to get some much needed help from four powerful women.


On November 12, Chappelle will make his hosting debut on Saturday Night Live with A Tribe Called Quest as musical guests.

The singer published an eye-opening essay about being a person of color in a predominately White environment.

Arts & Entertainment

When the disappointing and outrageous news broke today that all of the officers tried in the Freddie Gray murder case had been acquitted, most people were shocked, saddened and disheartened by another injustice of a black man being murdered with no one held accountable. However it wasn’t just regular citizens who were highly upset, as […]

Solange Knowles celebrated her dirty 30 on Friday with words of wisdom, encouragement, and quality time with loved ones.