Plus, James Brown's family co-signs new biopic, Billie Holiday's Broadway musical album makes Billboard history and more.
Plus, Shemar Moore returns to daytime TV and Pharrell releases a new video for "Come Get It Bae."
Plus, Doc Rivers says he'll leave the Clippers if Donald Sterling stays, Lebron James sends his neighbors apologetic cupcakes, and HBO's 'On The Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay-Z' get a premeire date.
Plus, Jada Pinkett Smith dishes on her dark new role, Tyler Perry is sued for interferring with a studio plan, Idris Elba is up for a role in King Arthur.
Plus, ex-Destiny's Child member Farrah Franklin gets arrested, Sons of Anarchy adds Malcom-Jamal Warner to cast, and 'Black Jesus' trailer is released.
Plus, OWN debuts new Tyler Perry drama, Will Packer acquires rights to new project Terminal Point, Keyshia Cole hits the road for "Point of No Return" tour.
Plus, Apollo Nida ordered to pay $2 million in restitution, Drake brings the funny at the ESPY's, and Captain America will be a Black man.
Plus, Scandal gets premiere date, the first Black female Olympic medalist passes away at 90, and the Jackson family heads back to reality TV.
Plus, Mariah Carey signs new music deal, meteorologist Rhonda Lee hired by WeatherNation, New York firefighter Danae Mines to become first female in FDNY calendar.
Plus, Nina Simone's daughter pens tell-all book, Carmelo Anthony to stay with the New York Knicks, HBO releases Jay Z and Beyonce On The Run tour trailer.
RT @106andpark: .@kerrywashington is coming to #106andPark this MONDAY!!! For Tickets email firstname.lastname@example.org& put 'Kerry Washington' in ?
RT @ReaganGomez: ?@gina__theresa: The funniest costume I saw last year was this Miguel one*. Lmfao http://t.co/HEax5iLAFV? ??
RT @CelebNameGame: Today on #CelebrityNameGame: #YvetteNicoleBrown @YNB (we?re addicted to her Twitter feed) + @MichaelEaly who makes even ?
Customer Service | E-mail Newsletter Sign-up | Subscribe to Essence | Give a Gift of Essence | Change Your Address | Renew Your Subscription | Pay Your Bill | Questions & Comments
Bios | Contact Us | Essence Crosswords | Job Opportunities | Internships | Media Kit | Our Company | Site Map | Writer's Guidelines | Magazine Tablet Edition