February 18, 2012
Family, friends, fans, exes and stars came out Saturday, Feb. 18, to pay their final respects.
by Genetta M. Adams onFebruary 13, 2012
Celebrities give the singers a fine send-off. Plus: Nicki Minaj's performance, Adele and more.
by Joshua R. Weaver onDecember 1, 2011
For National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, we look at some of our community's famous activists.
by Genetta M. Adams onNovember 16, 2011
With the 39th annual edition set to air Sunday, here are some highlights from shows past.
May 17, 2011
The songbird insists that she came into the picture after Swizz Beatz and Mashonda were separarated.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onApril 28, 2011
In today's link roundup: We introduce seven black mayors who are never in the headlines, explore why people tend to get violent at McDonald's, check out candids from behind the scenes of Alicia Keys' breast cancer film and more.
by The Buzz onNovember 28, 2010
Swizz Beatz, Serena Williams, the Kardashians and other celebrities will begin a social networking "fast" on Wednesday to raise money for Keys' charity, Keep a Child Alive.
September 9, 2010
Not all celebrities have to undergo urban renewal to look decent.
August 13, 2010
Both singers allegedly stepped out with a married man. All similarity ends there. Guess which one gets a pass and which one gets labeled with a scarlet letter -- and why.
August 12, 2010
Thirty-five different tax liens and child support may have the newlywed singing a different tune.
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Joshua Hornsby's daughter Ja'Nae, who was 9 years old, was among seven people found dead on Monday.
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