The tribute opened with an empty basketball court onstage and featured highlights from the late NBA superstar's career.
“I’ve been offline for some weeks now. I’ve had to keep a secret out of respect to my mom,” he said.
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“I felt that if I didn’t speak up other voices that were trying to be heard would be silenced," she wrote in a statement on Instagram.
The Brooklyn native was only 20 years old.
Dubois died Tuesday in her Glendale, California home. She was 74.
The former New York City mayor is expected to take the Democratic presidential debate stage on Wednesday in Las Vegas
The doctor who signed the death certificate told CNN he always wondered, "What went wrong in that room?"
The rapper said a talk with his mom convinced him that his reaction to King asking about Kobe Bryant's rape case during her interview with Lisa Leslie was an overreaction.
The public memorial is set for February 24 in Los Angeles.
"God I wish they were here and this nightmare would be over," says the grieving mother.
Social media was quick to point out notable names that did not make it into the annual montage.
The treatment of Gayle King over the last 48 hours is a case study in the inability to critique Black women without tearing them down in the process.
The memorial for the Bryants and those lost in last month's helicopter crash is set to take place February 24 at the Staples Center.
“I wanted to take what was a misrepresentation in the past, and rewrite some of those voices,” Carter told ESSENCE.
The cast and crew, including Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis, Alexander Hodge, and writer-producer Prentice Penny opened up about the show during a panel at Sundance.