Naomi Osaka Wins Her Second U.S. Open, Delivers Powerful Message Regarding...

Rising tennis star Naomi Osaka made an emphatic return to the U.S. Open tennis championships over the past two weeks, officially securing her second career win....

How Rihanna Built Her $600M Net Worth

Robyn Rihanna Fenty, the Barbados born singer, and businesswoman is on track to be the first woman musician to become a billionaire. She has...

Canada’s Prime Minister Announces Investment of Up to $221M in Black...

In a press conference on Wednesday, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the launch of Canada’s first Black Entrepreneurship Program, according to a press...

Chadwick Boseman secretly married months before his death. Here’s what we...

Chadwick Boseman had tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend Taylor Simone Ledward before he died of cancer on Friday. Though they never publicly announced...

John Thompson: Legendary African American basketball coach dies

Coach John Thompson, who led the Georgetown University Hoyas basketball team to victory at the 1984 national championship, has died aged 78. Thompson, who...

Zindzi Mandela, Daughter of Nelson and Winnie Mandela, Dead at 69

Zindzi Mandela, South Africa's Ambassador to Denmark and daughter of anti-apartheid icons Nelson and Winnie Mandela, has died at the age of 59, the South African Department...

LeBron James, Maverick Carter’s SpringHill Raises $100 Million From Investors Including...

LeBron James and longtime business partner Maverick Carter have raised $100 million from backers including Guggenheim Partners and Elisabeth Murdoch. With the funding, James and Maverick are consolidating their...

‘I Reinvented Myself’: Usher’s Mom Jonetta Patton Talks Jumps to the...

You may not be familiar with the name Jonetta Patton, but you’re likely aware of exactly who her famous son is. However, after spending...

Bob Johnson Calls on BLM to Establish Independent Black Political Party...

Last week, Bob Johnson, the founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET), sent an open letter to the “leaders and supporters” of the Black Lives...

One month not enough time to appreciate influence of African Americans...

“What does music mean to you? What would you do without music?” — Duke Ellington The irony of this question is that without Duke’s innovations in...