Brandy made a special appearance at the 2022 BET Awards on Sunday night. The global star joined rising rapper Jack Harlow on stage to perform her freestyle of his Billboard Hot 100 chart-topper “First Class.” Leading up to Brandy’s appearance, Harlow performed his track “Poison” with Lil Wayne. He then went on to “First Class,”
TJ Jackson has released a new song titled “Heaven on My Lips,” which he co-wrote with Sam Tinnesz and David Thulin. The pillowy tune finds Jackson smooth-talking in the bedroom. “It’s your skin / Every inch pulling me in / Bare and beautiful / I can’t help myself / It’s heaven on my lips when
The countdown for Illumination’s upcoming animated film Minions: The Rise of Gru and its soundtrack draws closer. Before its global July 1 debut, the official music video for Diana Ross and Tame Impala’s optimistic single “Turn Up The Sunshine” arrives. Neither Ross nor Tame Impala makes live appearances in the video. However, the two briefly
Ella Mai has been making major moves following the release of her sophomore album, Heart On My Sleeve. The singer performed at the 2022 BET Awards on Sunday night and was joined by special guests Babyface and Roddy Ricch. Dressed in a silver one-sleeve blazer jacket, Mai opened her set with “DFMU,” which recently reached No. 1
by ReShonda Tate, Defender Network A highly revered pastor and staple in the Houston community was killed during a possible road-rage incident on the Gulf Freeway at Gould Road Friday […] The post Pastor Ronald Mouton Sr. killed in road rage incident appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
PRESS ROOM: Statement from Black Women’s Leadership Collective on Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade
WASHINGTON, June 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In a 6-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court today overturned the 50-year precedent of Roe v. Wade, stripping women of the constitutional right to […] The post PRESS ROOM: Statement from Black Women’s Leadership Collective on Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers
By Lindsey Tanner and Angie Wang, The Associated Press Little Fletcher Pack woke up on June 20 morning and asked: “Is today vaccine day?” For the 3-year-old from Lexington, S.C., […] The post Shots for tots: COVID-19 vaccinations start for little U.S. kids appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Samuel Williams, Jr., Special to the AFRO D.C. is not defunding the police. However, the city is sending in new crime fighters to work alongside the police in communities […] The post Violence Interrupters training program geared to prevent crimes appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Liz Szabo. Kaiser Permanente, For Word in Black Many U.S. schools were in dire need of upgrades — burdened by leaking pipes, mold, and antiquated heating systems — long […] The post COVID-19 funding pries open a door to improving air quality in schools appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Alexa Spencer, Word in Black It’s been nearly 20 years since the United States observed its first National HIV Testing Day on June 27, 1995. But because Black people […] The post Why it is crucial for Black people to know their HIV status appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .