Trigga sold 105,000 copies in its first week making it Trey Songz second number 1 album.
Cicely Tyson, Angela Basset and Laverne Cox are also among stars that scored nominations for the 66th annual Emmy Awards.
Plus, President Obama kicks off fundraising campaign in Hollywood, Jay Z to headline Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, Stacy Dash makes jarring comments about Kanye West.
"It's a movie that Miles Davis would have wanted to star in." said Cheadle.
ESSENCE Editors celebrate the iconic storyteller's legacy in the new book Maya Angelou Her Phenomenal Life & Poetic Journey.
Our favorite stars gathered in New Orleans this July 4 weekend to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the ESSENCE Festival.
Watch the singer rock the Superdome at her Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superlounge at his Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superlounge at her Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superdome at her Saturday night performance.
Every day set the simple goal of trying to be more awake and less distracted
Today let your breath be your soundtrack, smile and breathe in every pose
Can you hear me? #WakeUp http://t.co/mHpsInSH4D
GM! On my way to Summer Sizzle BVI Fashion & Lifestyle Weekend. #summersizzlebvi #bvi sooooo excited? http://t.co/AKc6HeBDcA
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