In 1994 Nasir Jones gifted the world with one of the greatest Hip Hop albums to ever grace this earth ‘Illmatic’, part of, the rapper we have come to adore as the rapper known as’Nas’, greatness comes from his smooth prolific lyrical paint brush that paints the worlds reality of then which happens to still […]

Ebony Magazine stirred a mini-firestorm of rage when it dredged up an old photo shot of the TV Cosby show family, plopped it on its November cover, and then fractured the picture. The obvious point being that embattled comedian Bill Cosby not only disgraced his legacy but disgraced the hitherto near sacrosanct image and legacy […]

Not today, Satan. In an interview with Ebony magazine, Pharrell Williams gave his thoughts and opinions on the entire Michael Brown killing. As we now know, it was just announced yesterday (Nov. 24) that officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted in the killing. From Ebony: EBONY: Did you see the video allegedly showing Michael […]

The chances of catching Simone Jones Tyner and Colby Tyner engaged in a screaming match are so slim that even their 8-year-old daughter, Journey, has asked her parents “if they ever argue.” “One of the main things we do is talk to each other in love,” Simone explains. “We never curse at each other, dredge […]

America’s favorite “twins next door,”  Tia Mowry-Hardrict and Tamera Mowry-Housley, graces the cover of the EBONY May issue. And in the special Black Family issue,…

Tamar Braxton is ready to share her story. With her new album now due in September and a new baby on the way, “The One”…

Alicia Keys is still on fire. She’s been out and about in the public eye lately revealing she feels like she has a fresh start.…

In Ebony’s Wealth issue, Tyler Perry opens up about the three major events in his life that have changed him forever. First, in September on 2009 he turned 40. Secondly, he lost his mother Willie Maxine Perry to cancer. And finally, his emotional appearance on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” in December 2010 where he shared with an […]

WASHINGTON D.C. — Police identified a body found Monday afternoon in a trash bin as that of 17-year-old Ebony Franklin of Capitol Heights, Maryland.

Ebony magazine, celebrating it’s 65th anniversary, has enlisted several modern-day celebrities to recreate their covers featuring icons. We’ve seen Mary J. Blige, Taraji Henson, John Legend, Blair Underwood, Lamman Rucker and Usher pay tribute to Diana Ross, Duke Ellington,  Sidney Poitier and more. Now, Nia Long, Regina King, Jurnee Smollett, Yolanda Adams, Omar Epps and […]

After a 10-year hiatus, Sade is back on the scene and the singer is on the cover of the latest issue of Ebony. The magazine has the scoop on her 10-year hiatus, love life and 13-year-old daughter. According to their promo: