Did you know that Marvin Gaye dreamed of joining the NFL? Or that he played the drums for Stevie Wonder? Today would have been Marvin Gaye's 75th birthday. We're looking back on the surprising highs and lows in the legendary life of Marvin Gaye.view gallery...
NBC announced that the hit 1978 musical would follow Peter Pan and The Sound of Music to be the network's next live-action musical, scheduled to air in December. NBC, feel free to use any of our casting suggestions!view gallery...
In an interview with E! News, Raven Symoné continued to defend her comments about "some people" looking like animals. She even added that she's from "every continent in Africa" and Europe. Oh, Raven. Check out these 13 times that celebrities made comments they (could) regret.view gallery...
Black Girls Rock 2015 honoree Erykah Badu gave all the feels when she dropped her 2010 renaissance album, "New Amerykah Part Two (Return of the Ankh)." Eagerly awaiting a follow-up project (throw us a bone, Erykah!), ESSENCE.com celebrates the 5th anniversary of the release by examining seven love lessons gained once the runtime commences.view gallery...