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With the Obama family exiting the White House, this issue hopes to empower.

When Alicia Keys embarked upon the roll-out for her new single “In Common” fans noticed a considerably different look from the Grammy award-winning singer. She was dressed in laid-back, boho chic attire, her natural curls were beautifully roaming free and the biggest change of all, she wasn’t wearing a stitch of make-up, instead allowing her […]

It’s been an eventful week for Black media, with outlets including Ebony, Jet and Grio all selling to new ownership. First up, Johnson Publishing sold Ebony (est. 1945) to a large Texas equity firm, Clear View Group according to an announcement Tuesday. Likewise, sister publication Jet magazine (est. 1951) has also been sold, although it has […]

Our favorite Black quarterback Cam Newton covers Ebony Magazine’s April/May issue with his mother where he opens up about losing the Super Bowl, fatherhood and being “the realest.” The article also highlights Cam as a dedicated and caring son. The interviewer recalls Cam walking onto set where Future was blasting. He greeted everyone then requested […]

On Thursday, Kierna Mayo, Editor-in-Chief of Ebony Magazine, and JeffriAnne Wilder, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of North Florida, spoke with Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now discussion panel about the magazine cover that has set social media ablaze.

Kerry Washington is looking to be the Rihanna of TV stars the way she’s scoring magazine covers lately! After gracing InStyle (we know the cover…

Happy 44th birthday to Taraji P. Henson. She looks amazing on the October cover of Ebony Magazine. She slays in the bedazzled white and nude…

Roc Nation has officially taken over Ebony! In celebration of their annual Black Music Month issue, the magazine has released four special covers with Beyonce,…

  *Why I’m suing Johnson Publications and Ebony Magazine. They published a sensationalized lie. RELATED: Background on Leon Isaac Kennedy’s Lawsuit Against Ebony Magazine & Johnson Publishing They accused me of viciously releasing a sex tape during our divorce, insinuating that I purposely tried to ruin Jayne Kennedy’s career and life.  Nothing could be further from the truth.  They published these scandalized […]

EBONY magazine unveils four covers for their September 2013 issue in honor Trayvon Martin. Featured on the covers are the Martin family, Spike Lee and his son, Dwyane Wade and sons, and lastly Boris Kodjoe and his son. “Our groundbreaking September 2013 issue will explore concerns around racial bias, how to find solutions for those concerns and how to heal and move forward. We […]

EBONY magazine debuted their 3 covers displaying BLACK LOVE for their February 2013 issue.  Meagan Good & DeVon Franklin are the newlyweds amongst the three couples featured.  And they’re looking HOT on the new EBONY cover. The “Deception” actress manages to look effortlessly sexy at all times as she’s pictured hugged up in her husband DeVon […]

Any way you spin it, black folk was never gonna be cool with reality TV star, NeNe Leakes on the cover of an iconic publication; that for decades has celebrated black power, black beauty, and black pride.