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Man Who Killed Son of Usher And Tameka Receives Verdict

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By Barry Burch Jr. With all of Usher’s success it is easy to forget that he lost a son in 2012. But he did, and today the person responsible was found guilty. The jet ski operator who ran over and killed Usher’s 11-year-old stepson, Kile Glover, on a Georgia lake in July 2012, as reported by black media scoop, is Jeffrey Hubbard.  The jury also found him guilty of serious injury by vessel,…

The Hits Just Keep On Coming For Kevin Hart

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert Funny man, Kevin Hart has done it again. With his recent shenanigans over the weekend in the celebrity NBA All Star game to another great role in the box office movie ‘About Last Night’. ‘About Last Night’ came in second this past weekend at the movies. The movie racked in $27 million second to “The Lego Movie”, which racked in $48.8 million. “I don’t think there’s anyone…

What Exactly Is Magic Johnson’s HIV Situation Anyway?

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By Lechette Walker Earvin” Magic” Johnson set records clear on his HIV diagnosis after years of talk about his progressive health. Johnson, a former basketball star was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS virus back in 1991. This made headlines and brought on a lot of attention to the heterosexual infection tendencies. “I do have it and have had it for 22 years. It’s just laying asleep in my body,” said Johnson with…

Sister Gets Major Investment For “Disney Type Publishing Company”

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By Dr. Sinclair Grey III If you want someone to invest in you and your business, you need to have a plan. Without a valid plan, you have nothing to work from. In addition to having a plan, you must be able to articulate it in a clear and concise manner. In the business world, it’s called giving your elevator pitch so that potential investors are intrigued and willing to…

Look At What This African Entrepreneur Did With Old Flip Flops

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Have you ever wondered what to do with those old flip-flops that you might wear at the beach, but are now useless because they have broken straps? Why not save them up and cash them in for 41 cents per kilo with Ocean Sole, a business making something useful out of these discarded items of footwear. However, you may have a little trouble cashing in your stockpile of flip-flops because…

Brian Mcknight Says That His Next Album Was Inspired By Beyoncé

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert It’s not undeniable and it’s not unbelievable, music sensation Brian McKnight is launching a project via his website McKnight360.com. The website will allow his fans to download a new song and video every month, and also be able to watch the recording processing in a series of videos he posts online. I’ve never heard of anyone doing an album that was interactive with their fans,” Brian 44,…

Phaedra Parks Husband Might go to Prison: Where Did She Go Wrong?

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Phaedra Parks is a respected attorney and star of the hit TV show, “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”  For quite some time, the public couldn’t quite understand her relationship with her husband, Apollo Nida.   Phaedra was a definite “who’s who” in Atlanta, especially in legal circles.  She was a respected attorney with deep connections and even deeper pockets, at least that’s what we were led to believe.   [leadplayer_vid…

Jay-Z Makes a Big Barneys Announcement: Is He For Real or Just Playing More Games?

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by Dr. Boyce Watkins The rapper Jay-Z has been under fire recently for agreeing to partner with Barneys, a high-end New York department store that has been accused of racially profiling African Americans.  It appears that due to new policies implemented in the store, its clerks have a hard time believing that a black person would have the money to buy a $600 belt.  A better question might be “why…

Hermain Cain is Determined to Get Revenge on the Woman Who Brought Him Down

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Remember Herman Cain?  He was the guy who thought he might be President of the United States, but got in trouble because he couldn’t keep his urges in his pants.  Well, Cain is back and still fighting for his damaged reputation. The former Godfather’s Pizza CEO says that he doesn’t want the rest of his career to be covered in a cloud of suspicion after a younger woman named Ginger…

Rihanna Shows Up Late for a Concert, So She Gets Sued

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Recently, racy singer Rihanna made headlines for arriving on stage in Australia an hour late and being booed completely off the stage. Well again the singer arrived late to a performance in Tel Aviv.  Although she may not have been booed, someone in Israel wants Rihanna to pay big time over being an hour late. In a class-action lawsuit, the person leading the case said that he wants to be…

Reality TV Star Says Jay-Z Cares Nothing for the Black Community

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Barneys and Jay-Z have been making headlines a lot lately since Barneys made the news for supposedly racially harassing two young African-Americans who brought expensive items at their store. Jay-Z recently joined the mix when it was said that he had a clothing line with the company that would launch this coming December. Many people said Jay-Z would straddle the fence before jumping ship with the company and many would…

No Surprise Here: Al Sharpton Defends Jay-Z’s Lack of Action on Barneys

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Reverend Al Sharpton is defending rapper Jay-Z during the current backlash on Jay-Z for doing business with the high end retailer Barneys. Recently, two young African-Americans said they have been unfairly harassed over stolen property when it was apparent no items have been stolen.  Al Sharpton is making it very clear that the problem is not with Jay-Z; it’s with Barneys first! Sharpton said that Jay-Z is like “any other…

Magic Johnson’s Son EJ Is Headed to Reality TV

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Earvin “Magic” Johnson‘s son, Earvin Johnson III (E.J.) recently made the shocking  revelation on TMZ that he is gay earlier this year, prompting an array of responses and opinions from the public.  Despite all of the backlash, Magic and family appears to be standing by E.J. and giving him their full support.  “I don’t care about the backlash, if somebody doesn’t agree, that’s just tough on them. I’m gonna love my…

Five Questions We’d Like to Ask Kanye and Kim After their Engagement Announcement

Five Questions We’d Like to Ask Kanye and Kim After their Engagement Announcement

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Congrats to the happy couple, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.   The recent engagement announcement took Kimye watchers by surprise and was a great next step for the couple that everyone loves to watch.  Secondly to only Beyonce and Jay-Z, Kanye and Kim get their share of attention from the photogs. But there are a few questions we wanted to ask Kanye and Kim before they walk down the aisle….

Kwame Kilpatrick gets 28 Years in Prison

Kwame Kilpatrick gets 28 Years in Prison

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Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is going to prison for a very long time.   He received 28 years in prison for over a dozen charges. The charges include racketeering, extortion and filing false tax returns.   He apologized to the court afterward. “I say with every morsel of my being that I’m sorry to you,” he said. Judge Nancy G. Edmunds seemed determined to make the former mayor into…