Posts Tagged: Malcolm X

Spike Lee

Spike Lee is Finally a Oscar Nominee

Spike Lee is finally a Oscar Nominee.  Spike Lee has finally been nominated for Best Director at this year’s Academy Awards for his film BlacKkKlansman. With a film career that spans over three decades, Lee has yet to win an Oscar. Lee did receive an Honorary Academy Award in 2016. Lee is the sixth black… Read more »

Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones Says Ray Charles Got Him Hooked on Herion

Quincy Jones joined The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast to promote his new documentary, Quincy, on Netflix. On the podcast, Jones revealed that Ray Charles had got him hooked on heroin for five months when he was just 15-years-old. “When they finished playing they’d go over in the corner and they had it on their… Read more »