John Legend has debuted the official video for his JID-assisted single “Dope.” The aesthetically pleasing video, directed by Christian Breslauer, opens with Legend sitting in a living room watching a commercial that teases his next single, “Honey.” But the television gets unplugged as a few people are helping to set up for a small gathering.
AUG 26-28, 2022
Muskegon, Michigan, USA
The 8th Annual Shoreline Jazz Festival features 3 fun-filled days of world-class music on Lake Michigan with live performances from ALEXANDER ZONJIC, NAJEE, MAYSA, JAMES LLOYD, LINDSEY WEBSTER, LIN ROUNTREE, ERIC DARIUS, ORGANISSIMO, 496 WEST and more!
By Cara Williams and Deborah Bailey Robert C. White Jr., is using the platforms he has been given during this election season’s mayoral debates to re-introduce himself to District voters […] The post White comes out strong in opposition to current city direction in mayoral debates appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By AFRO Staff In the wake of several school shootings, many parents were left wondering what could be done to protect their children—particularly given the seeming inability of lawmakers to […] The post Black innovator creates lifeline app for use during school shootings appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By The Associated Press A White Wichita Fire Department supervisor who texted a photo of himself wearing a sweater featuring a naked Black man has been suspended for three days […] The post White Kansas fire supervisor suspended over racist sweater appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Jonathan Landrum Jr., AP Entertainment Writer Several artists including Bun B, Lupe Fiasco, 6LACK and Brittney Spencer have recorded songs honoring Juneteenth for Apple Music. Performers from different genres […] The post Lupe Fiasco, 6lack highlight Apple Music Juneteenth playlist appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Alzheimer’s Association African American Town Hall on Memory Loss on June 22, 2022, at Reginald F. Lewis Museum
By The Alzheimer’s Association June 14, 2022, Towson, Md.—The Reginald F. Lewis Museum in Baltimore becomes a classroom on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, from 2 to 4 p.m., when the […] The post Alzheimer’s Association African American Town Hall on Memory Loss on June 22, 2022, at Reginald F. Lewis Museum appeared first on AFRO
D.C. Editor’s notebook: District’s favorite game of ‘haves and have-nots’ creeps into 2022 Mayoral Primaries let the people decide!
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor We are less than two weeks away from a major primary election in the District of Columbia. Sadly, D.C.’s favorite age-old game of the […] The post D.C. Editor’s notebook: District’s favorite game of ‘haves and have-nots’ creeps into 2022 Mayoral Primaries let the people decide! appeared first on
By Cara Williams, Special to the AFRO D.C. has had two women mayors, Sharon Pratt Kelly (1991-1995) and the City’s current mayor, Muriel Bowser who has served the District of […] The post Mayor Muriel Bowser: Will three terms be a charm? appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Cara Williams, Special to the AFRO Councilmember Trayon White Sr., 38, was born in Ward 8, where he serves today. White’s Southeast D.C. roots helped him appreciate both the […] The post Public service is the vehicle to transform personal trauma for Trayvon White and others appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .