Stevie Wonder does a pop-up Philly concert to tout new tour
Stevie Wonder showed up on a stage in Dilworth Park on the west side of City Hall just after 3 p.m. on a sweltering Philadelphia day. After warming up with a few instrumental selections before the highly excitable crowd gathered Monday to see him, he took a few minutes... Read more
American Black Film Festival returns to Miami in 2016
The American Black Film Festival is returning to its former Miami Beach home in time for its 20th anniversary. Festival founder Jeff Friday announced at a press conference on Aug. 11 that with the help of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, the event had secured dates on... Read more
Zakiya Hooker, Serenades “Live” and “In The Mood” With Jazzy New Music Release
Blues legend John Lee Hooker is best remembered for his iconic hits, “Boom, Boom” and “One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer.” But perhaps his greatest legacy is found in the seductively supple vocal stylings of his daughter, the jazz-inflected, bluesy recording artist,Zakiya Hooker. Zakiya last showcased her brand of the remarkable Hooker... Read more
BET Networks Scores a Touchdown with New Series Featuring NFL Superstar DeSean Jackson
BET Networks kicks off the summer season with a hot new docu-series, “DESEAN JACKSON: HOME TEAM” starring the Washington Redskins player as he navigates his life on and off the field. The show features DeSean in the NFL spotlight as the successful, hardworking professional athlete he is, while also... Read more
Aaron’s and “The Wendy Williams Show” Give Away New Dining, Kitchen, Laundry Room to Third “Win a Room in June” Winner
Aaron’s, Inc., a leading lease-to-own specialty retailer that offers flexible payment options for furniture, electronics and appliances, in partnership with “The Wendy Williams Show,” surprised its third “Win a Room in June” contestant, Jacqueline Wilson, from Otisville, NY, with a new dining, kitchen and laundry room set as a... Read more