"I didn't want to be White, but I wanted to feel like I fit into my environment," says Long.
The living legend performed "If Only You Knew" during the ESSENCE Festival of Culture's virtual experience.
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The hosts reminisce about the holiday with other Black creatives including Kirk Franklin, Kendrick Sampson, director Channing Godfrey Peoples and TV host Alzo Slade
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Kierra "Kiki" Sheard found a confidence she needed in rising to meet the challenge of starring in The Clark Sisters Lifetime Movie.
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No matter how “unbothered” he may be in his professional life, Omarion is attracted to independent and strong women in his personal life.
'Orange Is The New Black' Star Danielle Brooks Wants People To Know All Sides Of Her—Emotions And All
“Being in the public eye, people just assume everything is good,” Brooks said to Yes, Girl! podcast.
Robin Thede Uses 'A Black Lady Sketch Show' To Honor Jackée Harry And Other Women Who've Inspired Her
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"Black women charting within this genre is just very unheard [of]. It's not done. And I think that's sad," she said on ESSENCE's Yes, Girl! podcast.
The "Just Mercy" star tells "Yes, Girl" podcast he also has his sights set on directing one day.
Our #MCM Yahya is an open book we'll never get tired of reading.
"It did allow the audience to know, ‘Oh, she’s cool!'" she admitted on a recent episode of ESSENCE's Yes, Girl! podcast.