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Missy Elliott Will Be The First Female Rapper Inducted into ...

Look whose finally getting the credit she deserves, our girl, Missy Elliott! Complex: Of the inductees—which also include Dallas Austin, Tom T. Hall, John Prine, Jack Tempchin, and Yusuf / Cat Stevens—SHOF Chairman Nile Rodgers ...
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After the Government Shutdown Put These Sisters Out of Work, ...

Jaqi Wright and her mother couldn’t get enough of her sister’s cheesecake. The two of them, relaxing on New Year’s Day, savored two slices each while sipping coffee. “‘You really can sell these,’” Wright recalls ...
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GE Appliances looking to hire ‘Great American Grandma’ at $50K

GE Appliances is searching for the “Great American Grandma” for a one-year paid job to demonstrate the company’s new kitchen technology. The search launches today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas as ...
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Regina King Pledges that Every Project She Produces Will Involve ...

Regina King took home a Golden Globe for her performance in ‘If Beale Street Could Talk.’ During her acceptance speech, the actress touched on the importance of actors using their platform when they win awards. ...
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This Black Financial Blogger Helped Create A Bill To Teach ...

(Hello Beautiful) Middle school students in New Jersey are about to get a much needed crash course in adulting thanks in part to two black women determined to make sure they have the tools they ...
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Wanda Smith Replacement At V-103 Is Revealed: Jade Novah from ...

V-103 clearly had a revamp of its morning show planned well in advance. A mere 24 hours after informing Wanda Smith and Miss Sophia that their services were no longer needed at the station, management announced their new, much younger ...
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After 30 Years, Naomi Campbell Receives Her First Beauty Deal

(Atlanta Black Star) Naomi Campbell just scored a deal with NARS Cosmetics, which off the bat may not seem like major news but the fact is, it’s the first beauty deal she’s gotten in her 30-year ...
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Janet Jackson to Be Inducted in the 2019 Rock and ...

Janet Jackson has been named among the list of next year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. She’ll join the class of 2019 alongside Radiohead, Stevie Nicks, Def Leppard, The Cure, Roxy Music and the ...
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Viola Davis to Star as Shirley Chisholm in Amazon Project

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Viola Davis is gearing up to play groundbreaking politician Shirley Chisholm in a film for Amazon Studios. The company said Thursday that Davis has signed on to star in and ...
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“Men Are The New B*tches” Toni Braxton Said She Was ...

(MN) Yesterday, Toni Braxton’s episode of “The Red Table Talk” aired on Facebook. Braxton sat down with Jada Pinkett Smith and her mother Adrienne Banfield-Norris (aka Gam) to discuss the topic of divorce. And there ...
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cities that are emerging as hot spots for women entrepreneurs

This morning, one thousand American women launch their startup. Tomorrow, another thousand women will wake up and start companies. The growing army of women entrepreneurs is outpacing any other single large demographic category. Sure, some of these new female founders will fail, ...
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Michelle Obama’s Sells 1.4 Million Copies of her book in ...

Michelle Obama’s “Becoming” has become a massive hit. Crown Publishing told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the former first lady’s memoir has sold more than 1.4 million copies in print and digital formats in the ...