Pianist Randy Weston passes away at age 92

Randy Weston, the New York pianist who celebrated and reinforced jazz music’s roots to the...

Toastmasters International Conference draws thousands of participants

Thousands of public speakers, representing 111 countries...

TCM to air ‘Black Experience on Film’ in September

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) has partnered with the...

Rapper Kodak Black released from jail after 7 months

Rapper Kodak Black, whose real name is Bill K. Kapri...

Music world mourns passing of legendary Aretha Franklin

Fans gathered this morning at Hollywood Walk of Fame star of Aretha Franklin, 6920 HollywoodBlvd...

‘Hit the Floor’ with Kyndall Ferguson

BET’s hot summer show “Hit the Floor” features Kyndall Ferguson, who is a second-generation..

Tyra Banks inks deal with Universal TV

Tyra Banks has been on the beauty scene for...

LeBron James to produce documentary on athletes

LeBron James will be among the executive producers of a three-part documentary series on the..

Billboard’s Top 50 Musical Moneymakers… Black artists not on top, neither are women

Despite ruling the charts for the most part, American Black...

Cedric the Entertainer receives Hollywood star

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the live performance category will be unveiled today..

Palmdale election on Nov. 6

The Palmdale City Clerk’s Office has announced that a general municipal election will be held in..

Kaleidoscope: Unique music/art festival

The city of Palmdale is accepting applications for participation in the third annual Kaleidoscope..

Native Indian masks on display at library

The city of Santa Clarita presents “Putting on Power,” a new exhibition of Native Indian masks, on..

John Mack dies at 81

Los Angeles civic leader John Mack has died...

Zoo hosts summer ‘Roaring Nights’

There’s lots of fun activities scheduled this summer at the Los Angeles Zoo as “Roaring Nights”...