These women opened doors for a generation of aspiring creatives through their celebrated contributions to the arts.


Woman-owned businesses are growing twice as fast as all businesses across the country – and Black women are leading the charge. || RELATED: Top 10 Small Business ideas for Black Women in 2021 || In this modern business boom, Black women account for 42% of new women-owned businesses—three times their share of the female population—and […]

Cheslie Kryst, Kaleigh Garris and Nia Franklin prove that #BlackGirlMagic is here to stay!

Diggs says that he’s sometimes resistant to date outside of his race again for fear of being judged. Taye Diggs sat down for an hour-long segment with “The Red Pill Podcast” with host Van Lathan to chop it up about his lengthy career as a Black actor in Hollywood. Near the middle of the interview, Lathan drove the conversation […]

In honor of Black History Month 2016, NewsOne will honor the accomplishments of our Black politicians, organizers, entertainers, and everyday people who have undoubtedly contributed to this great nation.

Barkley made his pledge as a tribute to Black women who came out in significant numbers to secure Senator Doug Jones’ victory on Tuesday night. Former NBA star Charles Barkley is putting his wallet to action in his home state by donating $1 million dollars to African-American women business owners. During a Thursday segment on TNT’s “Inside […]

The “Fast and Furious” actor posted on Instagram that the depression drug Rexulti was having an adverse effect on him.   Tyrese is back on social media acting a fool! This time, he’s asking women, including some pretty powerful Black women, to help him out because he’s got “bills” to pay. “Powerful women of God, cause […]


California Congresswoman Maxine Waters has become one of the most vocal critics of President Donald Trump, making her an enemy of the conservative pundits. Waters made headlines this week after Fox News host Bill O’ Reilly took a jab at the congresswoman, showed blatant disrespect for what has been a steadily rising career of service. […]

  Unrepentant jewel thief Doris Payne has been arrested again. But this time, it’s not for a new theft. The 86-year-old Payne was arrested on a failure to a appear warrant for an earlier theft at Atlanta’s Perimeter Mall. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports: Doris Payne, the jewel thief who’s stolen about $2 million worth […]

Olympic Sisterhood The Summer games in Rio were chock full of Black Girl Magic, led by a group of incredibly talented and dynamic female gold medalists like Simone Biles, Simone Manuel and Michelle Carter. They showed up, showed out and showed the world what Black women can do. But that wasn’t even the best part […]

Black History Month

Michelle King was named this week as the Los Angeles Unified District’s first Black female superintendent. King has worked her entire career for the district…

Black History Month

Earlier this month, Darcel D. Clark was sworn in as the Bronx District Attorney making history at the same time. Clark is the first Black…