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Erykah Badu shared a video to her Instagram and it’s getting more than its fair share of love due to the celebration of motherhood. The video sees one generation of Badu introduce the next with the cute caption, “‘Mom.’ – ancestry in progress’ The post also highlights the birth years of every woman, from Badu’s daughter […]

From L-to-R: Shaya Tabb, Kobe Bryant & Sharia Washington In their first public statement since their brother’s tragic passing nearly a week ago, Saria Washington and Shaya Tabb express nothing but grief in regards to their brother, Kobe Bryant, and niece, 13-year-old Gianna. Speaking exclusively to NewsOne, they wrote: “On behalf of our family, we join Vanessa, Natalia, Bianka […]

Sky Houston chats with the cast of A Fall From Grace, Bresha Webb, Phylicia Rashad, Crystal Fox, and writer/director Tyler Perry about their brand new Netflix thriller, how Tyler manages to channel his upbringing into writing women characters, what drew Crystal and Bresha to the film and more! “As a writer, I want the characters […]

Tyler Perry has just dropped a first look at his debut feature for Netflix. It’s the new movie he wrote and directed titled ‘A Fall From Grace,’ and it’s slated to come out on Jan. 17. From EURweb: Footage from the new trailer shows  Crystal Fox (“The Have and the Have Nots”) as Grace Waters, a recent […]

Culturally significant and more, Arsenio Hall's introduction to late night with The Arsenio Hall Show brought a slice of edgy, take no prisoners interviews to a late-night realm traditionally dominated by the likes of Johnny Carson and David Letterman.

Nick Gordon, the ex-boyfriend of Bobbi Kristina Brown has died. Gordon’s brother, Jack Walker Jr. confirmed that Gordon died Wednesday in Florida following a suspected drug overdose. He was 30. According to The Daily Mail, Gordon had suffered a number of heart attacks on New Year’s Day and was rushed to an area hospital in Florida where […]

After announcing her candidacy back in January and remaining in the top 5 of Democratic contenders, Senator Kamala Harris of California is dropping out of the 2020 Presidential race, according to multiple reports. Harris recently devoted much of her focus to claiming Iowa once the primary season began next month. RELATED: Kamala Harris Is Officially Running […]

There are levels to comedian Bill Bellamy. Entertaining us for years, the New Jersey-bred comic swings by the Houston BMW Studios to chat with Uncle Funky about how he bet on himself after a career in Corporate America, what he learned from television mogul Byron Allen, his show Funny You Should Ask and more! “I was […]

Congrats are in order for Orange Is The New Black star Danielle Brooks! The actress gave birth to her first bundle of joy, a baby girl on Saturday, Nov. 16. She shared the good news on Monday with a black and white photo of her baby girl resting on her chest. https://www.instagram.com/p/B5BjButDzAu/?utm_source=ig_embed Brooks did not reveal the baby’s […]

The world lost an every day funnyman last month when John Witherspoon unexpectedly passed away. Now his death certificate has been revealed and the legendary comic passed away from a heart attack. Witherspoon was dealing with several heart-related ailments, including coronary artery disease. He also suffered from hypertension. The comedian died on October 29 at her Sherman […]

Another layer of tragedy has been added to the tragic killing of Atatiana Jefferson., Jefferson’s father, Marquis has passed away from what is being reported as a heart attack. A spokesman confirmed the passing to the Dallas Morning News. Marquis Jefferson died Saturday at a Dallas area hospital. “[He] just couldn’t get back from what happened to […]

Weeks before his untimely passing, John Witherspoon stopped by the Houston BMW Studios with Uncle Funky Larry Jones to discuss his career, his work on Black Jesus and its return to television in lieu of the death of Charlie Murphy, his excitement about The Boondocks reboot, his beginning at the Comedy Store with Richard Pryor and more, reminiscing […]