Usher Raymond is one of the biggest-selling artist of all-time with 23.8 million albums sold and 38.2 million digital downloads in the United States. He released “You Don’t Have To Call’ in January 2002, the song was written for Michael Jackson by Pharrell Williams. Usher won his first two Grammy Awards as Best Male R… Read more »
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Check out the highlights from 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest last night in Las Angeles. Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell won the NBA Slam Dunk competition. Not only will Donovan get the bagging rights for the next year he walks away with a nice check as well.
It’s the 20th anniversary of the platinum debut album from the girl group from Houston. The self-titled debut album by Destiny’s Child was released this weekend in 1998. We are celebrating the group that changed the music industry forever. The R & B icon’s sold more than 60 million records worldwide. Congratulations Beyonce, Kelly Rowland… Read more »
Marvel’s Black Panther shattered the February box office records with $25 million in the Thursday preview opening. Black Panther is closing in on the four-day weekend debut with a massive $200 million. Audiences are in awe of the spectacular effects, costume and the black excellence portrayed in the latest installment of the Marvel Super Hero… Read more »
Debi Janine Thomas, American figure and two-time U.S. national champion and the first African American to win an Olympic medal in figure skating at the 1988 Winter Games. She won a bronze medal in 1988. Debi studied at Stanford and became an orthopedic surgeon but in 2015 it was revealed that Debi suffers from mental… Read more »
We lost Whitney Houston on this day in 2012 due to an accidental drowning in her Beverly Hills hotel room. It is still shocking to comprehend that she was taken from us so soon. Whitney had one of the greatest voices in history and has she had a significant impact on the music industry. Whitney… Read more »
Time Magazine isn’t into featuring superheroes on the cover, but just like Wonder Woman, the culture and political weight of the movie makes it special. Black Panther has now broken Fandango’s pre-sale record for first quarter films, and the record for movie pre release ticket sales. It’s more than a movie it’s a cultural phenomenon!… Read more »
Meet Maame Biney is only 18 and she is the first African American speed skater to qualify for the Olympics. Biney is one of only 11 African Americans that will compete in the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. The Winter Games begin February 8, 2018 Check out Maame as she puts one in… Read more »
Fans all over the globe are paying tribute on social media today to the legendary Janet Jackson. If the committee thinks it’s okay for Justine Timberlake can perform at halftime for the “Big Game”, I think we can pay homage to one of the biggest performers of our lifetime. #JanetJacksonAppreciationDay
Our Black History Month Salute today highlights Franco Harris. He was the first African America to win Super Bowl MVP January 12, 1975.