Celebrity deaths

Vivica A. Fox Says Kevin Samuels’ Death Is “Karma” For Comments About Black Women

The actress has publicly commented on the popular YouTuber and image consultant’s passing.

Earth, Wind & Fire Saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk Dies at 71

As one of the “original nine,” Woolfolk’s horn playing immortalized songs like “Shining Star,” “Devotion,” and more.

DJ Kay Slay Dies After COVID-19 Related Complications At 55

The hip hop legend passed away on Easter Sunday.

'Coming To America' Star Louie Anderson Dead At 68

The veteran comedian was undergoing treatments for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Carol Speed, Actress in ‘The Mack,’ ‘Abby,’ and ‘Black Samson,’ Dies at 76

The Blaxploitation-era movie star was best known as Lulu, the girlfriend to Max Julien in 1973’s ‘The Mack.’

Parliament-Funkadelic Co-Founder Calvin Simon Dies at 79

“Rest in peace to my P-Funk brother Mr. Calvin Simon,” George Clinton wrote on Facebook.