Culture

Daniel Kaluuya Will Not Reprise His Role As W’Kabi in ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’

Due to scheduling conflicts with his upcoming Jordan Peele film Nope, Daniel Kaluuya will not reprise his role as W'Kabi… Read More

July 14, 2022

Martin Lawrence Says That ‘Bad Boys 4’ Is Coming Despite Will Smith Oscars Incident

In an Ebony profile, Martin Lawrence dismissed rumors that the Bad Boys franchise was over after Will Smith slapped Chris Rock… Read More

July 14, 2022

Laz Alonso Explains Why Mother’s Milk Wears Hip-Hop Tees In ‘The Boys’

What began as an accident has since become an integral part of Mother's Milk character in The Boys TV series. There's many… Read More

July 13, 2022

Emmys 2022: ‘Euphoria’ & ‘Abbott Elementary’ Receive Emmy Award Nominations

On Tuesday, the 74th Emmy Awards rolled out their nominations, including seven for Abbott Elementary, 16 for Euphoria and more. It's… Read More

July 12, 2022

Jordan Peele Says That ‘Nope’ Will Be About “Black Joy”

While interviewing Nope star Daniel Kaluuya for Essence, Jordan Peele shared that his third-directed film will center Black joy in comparison to his… Read More

July 12, 2022

YouTube Apologizes For Removing Lofi Girl, Will Reinstate Livestreams

YouTube has apologized after livestreams from popular music channel Lofi Girl were removed from the video platform for copyright claims.… Read More

July 11, 2022

Frank Ocean (Kinda) Shared New Music On Two ‘Blonded Radio’ Episodes

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of his debut studio album Channel Orange, Frank Ocean dropped two new episodes of Blonded… Read More

July 11, 2022

Meek Mill Leaves Roc Nation Management After 10 Years

After 10 years of being on Roc Nation Management, Meek Mill has departed from the entertainment agency founded by JAY-Z.… Read More

July 11, 2022

How ‘The Boys’ Uses Satire to Tackle Black Issues

The Boys understands satire as a tool to hold a mirror up to society, especially as it pertains to Black… Read More

July 8, 2022

Five Reasons ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ Just Doesn’t Work

Thor: Love and Thunder is a messy and undercooked sequel that only continues the MCU’s descent into inadequacy. As the… Read More

July 8, 2022

Donald Glover Announces New Balance Collab With Animated Short

Releasing New Balance sneaker the RC30, Donald Glover has debuted his new shoe collaboration with an animated short visual. Donald… Read More

July 8, 2022

A Hip-Hop Food Court Experience Is Coming to LL Cool J’s Inaugural Rock the Bells Festival

Hosted by Bun B, hip-hop food court experience "Trill Mealz Food Court" will be held at the LL Cool J-led… Read More

July 8, 2022

Dave Chappelle Releases Surprise Netflix Special ‘What’s In A Name?’

What's In a Name? is the seventh feature-length Dave Chappelle special for Netflix since 2017. Approaching a year since his incendiary… Read More

July 7, 2022

Jordan Peele Considers Daniel Kaluuya His ‘De Niro’

In a recent interview with Empire, Nope director Jordan Peele recalled telling British actor Daniel Kaluuya "you're my De Niro." The… Read More

July 7, 2022

Here’s the Tweet That Officially Killed the Usher Meme

It appears that New York State Governor Kathy Hochul may have unintentionally killed the viral "watch this" Usher meme. RIP… Read More

July 6, 2022

Viola Davis & John Boyega Go Into Battle In ‘The Woman King’ Trailer

The trailer for Gina Prince-Bythewood-directed epic The Woman King has released, with the film starring Viola Davis, John Boyega and othera.… Read More

July 6, 2022