Posts Categorized: Black History

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Married Longtime Girlfriend Lauren Hashian

Sorry ladies Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is off the market.  The wrestler/actor announced the news (he is now a married man) on Instagram. (August 19th) Johnson married his longtime girlfriend, musician Lauren Hashian, in a secret ceremony in Hawaii.  The two have been together since 2007, when Johnson divorced his first wife, Dany Garcia who… Read more »

Former Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco Dead At 76

Kathleen Babineaux Blanco Louisiana’s first female governor has died at 76 according to a statement from her family.  Blanco was the governor during Hurricane Katrina. The trailblazing politician’s career was derailed in the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. In 2011 she announced she had a rare eye cancer after successfully beating that only to have… Read more »

New Music From Rihanna ‘Private Loving’ Coming

Rihanna fans are going bananas when they found out that not only does Rihanna have new music coming, they have the name of the song and the receipts to back up their investigation. A Twitter account called Rihanna News posted the proof that Rihanna has registered a song called “Private Loving” with her music publisher,… Read more »

McDonald’s Testing Out Sweet Potato Fries

If you happen to be in Chicago, you may want to try McDonald’s Sweet Potato Fries. McD’s has their Global Headquarters restaurant in Chicago. This is where McDonald’s experiments with various flavors. You can try the Caramel Dipped Cones from South Korea. Or the Halloumi Muffins from Cyprus. Now you can add Sweet Potato Fries… Read more »

Chicago School Unveils Sports Complex Named After Michelle Obama

She is the Most Admired Woman in the world and her hometown is paying tribute to the Michelle Obama.  Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago is honoring First Lady Michelle Obama. The school named their new sports complex after the former First Lady who graduated from the school 38 years ago. The school said… Read more »

Lauren London Honors Nipsey Hussle On His Birthday

Lauren London is still dealing with the loss of longtime partner Nipsey Hussle. She took time to honor him with an emotional tribute on Instagram on what would have been his 34th birthday. London described him as her king and better half. Nipsey Hussle was gunned down outside his Marathon store in March. Lauren and… Read more »

Taraji P Henson & Kelvin Hayden Reveal Wedding Date? [VIDEO]

Fans have been patiently waiting all summer for actress Taraji P. Henson to announce her wedding date and it looks like she may have just revealed the big day over the weekend. The Empire star and her fiance Kelvin Hayden have been spending time on Lake Michigan and she posted adorable photos on her Instagram… Read more »

Black Hollywood Viola Davis & Julius Tennon

Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon’s will partner with Wise Entertainment to bring Brazilian Playwright Nelson Rodrigues’ 1960 play ‘The Asphalt Kiss’ to film and TV. It’s a huge win for diversity in Hollywood and the power couple’s JuVee Production Company. It’s like Black Hollywood meets Brazilian literature.   JuVee Productions collaboration with Wise Productions’, Mauricio Moto, who… Read more »