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Drake Has Barack Obama’s “Stamp of Approval” to Play Him in a…

“I will say this: Drake seems to be able to do anything he wants. That is a talented, talented brother.” After years of campaigning for the role of Barack Obama in a biopic treatment, Drake finally got the green light from the former president. In a recent interview on Complex’s 360 with Speedy Morman, Obama covered…

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David Dinkins, First Black Mayor of New York, Dies at 93

Dinkins served as mayor in the early ’90s during a time when the city was…

Dave Chappelle Has Netflix Remove ‘Chappelle’s Show’ From Its Library

Chappelle’s Show is still available to stream on HBO Max, however. After being made available to…

Erykah Badu & Summer Walker Discuss Stardom, Aliens and More

The two singers representing different generations of music have a candid conversation. To some, Erykah…

Twitter is Giving Joe Biden The @POTUS Account in January

The social media company is transferring five accounts associated with the presidency to Biden’s incoming…

Dave Chappelle On Why He Did ‘8:46’: “Imagine If I Sat In…

Dave Chappelle spoke about his 8:46 short at the St. Louis International Film Festival Master Class in…

10 Black-Owned Vinyl Record Stores to Support On Black Friday

These Black-owned vinyl record stores are sure to have something you’ll want to add to…

‘Coming 2 America’ Is No Longer Dropping In December

Coming 2 America is now set for March 2021. Last month it was announced that Coming 2…

For Just $10,000, You Can Complete Your Jimi Hendrix Cosplay

The Jimi Hendrix signature guitars are part of an “Inspired By Hendrix” series. On Thursday,…

Watch Dave Chappelle Crash Donnell Rawlings’ Interview with Joe Rogan

The comedian joined his Chappelle’s Show co-star on the latest episode of The Joe Rogan Experience. Dave Chappelle…

Steve McQueen: “It’s My Duty to Tell The Truth About the Black…

We caught up with Steve McQueen, director of the five-part anthology series Small Axe, who…

“Words Can Kill”: Janet Hubert Discusses Being Called Difficult On ‘Fresh Prince’…

This is the first time Will Smith and Janet Hubert have met up in 27…

Will Smith’s ‘Fresh Prince’ Reunion Special Set for Early Release

The highly-anticipated cast reunion gets bumped up a day for good measure. Less than a…

Watch The Trailer for Regina King’s Directorial Debut ‘One Night in Miami’

One Night in Miami centers on a meeting between Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and…