Author: DeRochelle Coleman
Tamia - Leave It Smokin' “Leave It Smokin” is the lead single from Tamia’s forthcoming album “Passion Like Fire”, Instores September 7th.
Lalah Hathaway: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert Lalah Hathaway comes from royalty: Her late father Donny Hathaway's voice was crucial for my generation, setting the bar for inspired, old-school soul singing. But living in that kind of shadow can also be a burden, robbing the offspring of an identity apart from that of the famous [...]
Salim Akil on Making a "Different Type" of Superhero Show With 'Black Lightning' Salim Akil ('Black Lightning') joins Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter for this season's Genre Roundtable. He talks about bringing real world problems and African American representation to the superhero genre.
The Jump reacts to Donald Trump's LeBron James tweet The Jump's Cassidy Hubbarth, Ramona Shelburne and Chris Haynes react to President Donald Trump's tweet about LeBron James, Don Lemon and Michael Jordan, questioning LeBron's intelligence, and discuss LeBron's work in the community with the opening of the I Promise School.
Roland Martin Asks ‘Where Is The Evidence That Trump Is Pro Black?' Darrell Scott Tries To Explain The Black community was in an uproar after several Black pastors met with Donald Trump last week, and pastor Darrell Scott said, “Trump is the most pro black president.”
The Black Panther still in prison after 46 years In 1971, two police officers were shot dead in Harlem. Nineteen-year-old Jalil Muntaqim of the Black Liberation Army was convicted and sent to prison. Nearly half a century later, he's still locked up – and he believes he's a victim of his involvement in the black [...]
Charlottesville speaks out a year after deadly rally: ‘We’re a segregated city’ Last August, a gathering of the far right turned deadly in the Virginia town. The Guardian reporter Lois Beckett returns to the scene of the violence to speak with local residents, who say resurgent white supremacism came as little surprise. They vow to [...]
Terence Moore: LeBron James Will Not Be Intimidated By President Donald Trump LeBron James says Trump is ‘using sports to divide us’LeBron James said that Donald Trump is ‘using sports to divide us’ in an interview, which the president responded to by criticizing the star NBA player and philanthropist in a way many believe is [...]
Touré And Kmele Foster Debate: Was Colin Kaepernick Right To Take A Knee? Colin Kaepernick, an outspoken athlete, used his platform to bring attention to the loss of black and brown lives at the hands of police with his ‘take a knee’ protests. Many believe he paid for it with his NFL career. Commentator Kmele [...]
How LeBron James Makes And Spends His Millions LeBron James just signed a four-year, $154 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, adding to his already massive earnings. Here's how the King makes and spends his money.