Soul Train Awards 2023

Soul Train Awards 2023: 5 Things to Know About This Year’s Performer SWV

These sisters with voices commanded the 90s music scene with their soulful singing.


Keisha Nash-Whitaker, Ex-Wife of Forest Whitaker, Dies at 51

Nash-Whitaker passed after a long battle with anorexia.

Sauce Walka Says He’s ‘Good’ After Leading Police on a High-Speed Chase

The “Ghetto Gospel” rapper is expected to appear in court later this week.



'Tis the Season to Stream Black: BET+ Festive Holiday Lineup

From Tamar Braxton to Debbie Allen and Kandi Burruss, we've got you covered this holiday season.

Taraji P. Henson Voted ‘Repeatedly’ for Fantasia on ‘American Idol’

The two are set to appear in the upcoming “The Color Purple” remake.


Sheryl Lee Ralph Addresses Rumors About Her Bi-Coastal Marriage With Husband Of 18 Years

“He is at the Capitol every week, so we see each other in between,” said the actor.

Lupita Nyong'o And Joshua Jackson Seen Holding Hands Amid Dating Rumors

The actors were photographed together in Los Angeles.


Folding Chairs, Brutal Cops, Affirmative Action: The 2023 News Stories That Hit Different for Black America

The news through these last 12 months kept us glued to our television and cellphone screens, and we couldn’t stop talking about these stories.

Biden-Harris Reelection Campaign Launches Ads Targeting Black Community

Frustrated Black voters in battleground states are drifting toward Trump or won’t vote in 2024, a poll suggests.



Happy Birthday, Mo'Nique! Her Life In Film

The comedian and actress turns 56 years old today.

Yasiin Bey At 50: Celebrating The Rapper's Timeless Verses

This playlist encapsulates his incredible evolution.

Spotlight on 'Celebrity Squares': Nene Leakes Takes Center Square in an HBCU-Themed Episode

From her iconic 'Real Housewives' moments to her standout role on Glee, Nene Leakes brings more than wit to the game.

Grammy’s Salute To 50 Years Of Hip-Hop Celebrated Every Angle Of The Culture

Recorded in early November, the concert featured guest performances from legendary veterans like Will Smith & DJ Jazzy Jeff alongside newer popular artists including Latto and Roddy Ricch.
Kid Cudi attends The 2022 Met Gala Celebrating "In America: An Anthology of Fashion" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 02, 2022 in New York City.

Kid Cudi Awarded With Honorary Master’s Degree

“Holy f**k I got my masters.”
Quarterback Jayden Daniels of the LSU Tigers poses with The Heisman Memorial Trophy at New York Marriott Marquis Hotel on December 09, 2023 in New York City. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)

Jayden Daniels' Prolific Season Rewarded with Heisman, Breaking Playoff Trend

"This is a dream come true."
2 Chainz attends his "Dope Don't Sell Itself" listening party on February 02, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)

2 Chainz Involved in Car Crash in Miami

There were no fatalities in the three-vehicle crash.
Blac Chyna arrives to the 54th Annual NAACP Image Awards at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 25, 2023 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images)

Tyga attends the 2022 GQ Men Of The Year Party Hosted By Global Editorial Director Will Welch at The West Hollywood EDITION on November 17, 2022 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)

Tyga and Blac Chyna Reach Custody Agreement

“They'll have joint legal and physical custody, and will both have the right to make decisions on the 11-year-old's health, education and general welfare.”
Terrence Howard announces lawsuit against CAA over "Empire" salary at The Cochran Firm on December 08, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Terrence Howard Claims Racist Bias and Underpayment in Lawsuit Against Former Agency

"I trusted CAA to look after me, and they looked after themselves."
Jonathan Majors attends the "Creed III" European Premiere at Cineworld Leicester Square on February 15, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Joe Maher/Getty Images)

Jonathan Majors' Text Messages Suggest Admission of Guilt

“I don’t think you actually protect us, it could lead to an investigation,” one of the texts reads.


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