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Bow Wow is back to claiming his blackness — and bragging about his fineness. Just months after trolling the Internet by publicly denouncing his blackness on social media, the rapper is now back to claiming his heritage. In an Instagram video, Bow went into detail about how much fun he had at a party in Dallas and […]

The 89th Annual Academy Awards was probably the most talked about event of the year so far (besides Remy Ma vs. Nicki Minaj). The American people gathered around their televisions, phones and computers to escape some of the intense drama happening in our nation. People watched the Oscars this year, following last year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy, […]

Jordan Peele came through to the morning show studio to talk about his new horror film, "Get Out."

From documentaries to coming-of-age stories, here are the most anticipated movies coming out of the Sundance Film Festival.

An ex-employee of a Versace retail store in the Bay area is calling out his former employers for extreme racist behavior. According to the former staffer, Versace secretly alerts staffers when an African-American person enters the store. In the lawsuit filed by the man, it says that a manager told him about a store code called “D410,” which […]

In honor of the brave athlete's 29th birthday, we honor his confidence, strength and Blackness with photos of Colin Kaepernick looking like Black excellence.

A 14-year-old boy is currently in critical, but stable, condition after being shot by police on Sunday morning in St. Louis, Missouri.

It’s been about a year since Tory Lanez, rapper behind the number one hit “Say It,” first came to the studio to visit “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” He talks about the cinematic quality of his album, and talks about his city of Toronto in comparison to life in the United States. He remarks on the […]

Tika Sumpter has been making headlines for more that just her stellar acting chops as Michelle Obama in Southside With You, or on Tyler Perry‘s The Haves And The Have Nots. Her pregnancy has brought her already gorgeous skin a beautiful glow, and we’re all anticipating the arrival of her baby girl. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The news […]

The internet will never be the same after the loss of such a huge personality, both on and off camera. Taylor Crenshaw, aka Nicole Milfie, was one of those ladies who stood for women’s rights (specifically Black women) before it was trendy, all while maintaining her beauty and humor. The mother inspired many women of darker […]