Family Tree - Vanessa Williams and Lion Babe
From becoming the first Black Miss America to nabbing multiple Grammys, Vanessa Williams does it all, and daughter Jillian Hervey is carving her own legacy as one-half of Lion Babe.
Black + Iconic Unsung Heroes - Sister Rosetta Tharpe
A Morgan State University student honors Sister Rosetta Tharpe (often called the "godmother of rock 'n' roll"), whose innovative musicianship paved the way for many of the genre's greats.
British Family To Pay Reparations, Apologize For Ancestors’ Caribbean Slave-Owning Past
The Trevelyan family owned slaves and plantations in Grenada.
Nine-Year-Old Child Prodigy Makes History By Graduating From Online High School
David Balogun is a member of Mensa, the largest high-IQ society in the world.
2023 NAACP Image Awards: 'Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special' Nominees Are Dashing Gents
Let's look at how their fashion mimics their artistry.
R. Kelly’s Lawyer Demands A New Trial, Here's Why
He was found guilty on multiple charges, including child pornography.
Funkmaster Flex Mends Fences With Wu-Tang Clan After Decades-Old Beef
The DJ also teased the possibility of collaboration.
Chris Brown Apologizes to Robert Glasper After Grammy Award Loss
Brown has 21 Grammy nominations.
Black + Iconic: Visionaries - Shirley Chisholm
A Howard University student honors Shirley Chisholm, the first Black woman to both serve in Congress and seek the Democratic presidential nomination, paving the way for future candidates.
Kevin Costner Toasts To Whitney Houston In Speech, Thanks Clive Davis For Being 'Her Bodyguard'
Costner's heartfelt speech celebrated the legacy of Davis.
2023 NAACP Image Awards: 'Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special' Nominees Are Fashionistas
These stars raise the bar with their style and fashion sense.