*(CNN) — Editor’s note: The new CNN Film “Citizen Ashe” airs Sunday, June 26, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Arthur Ashe may have been most known for his tennis success, but it was his activism that set him apart off the court. When not winning major tennis championships and breaking barriers in one of the most
*Chris Brown has made it clear he doesn’t want the Internet debate about who’s more talented between him and Michael Jackson to continue. He spoke on the subject during an interview on “Big Boy’s Neighborhood.” When the L.A. radio host addressed the unending Chris Brown vs. Jackson debate during the opening moments of the interview
*Ceasar Emanuel is breaking his silence after a video of him abusing his dogs leaked online. He also claimed he’s been set up. TMZ caught up with the famous tattoo artist Thursday night where he said the incident is a moment in time he wishes he could take back. He then goes into detail about
Jessie Reyez is back. The Grammy-nominated singer has released “Frauds,” her first single of the year. It features background vocals from Kyle Dion. The intense song she co-wrote with Tim Suby (Ariana Grande, Travis Scott), who also produced it, is personal. On an unfiltered level, Reyez details a story about a deceitful lover whose shifty
After a two-year hiatus, British Summer Time (BST) Hyde Park returns to London. Global superstar Adele is headlining July 1 and 2, bringing a woman-led roster to command the stage. Mahalia and Tiana Major9 are among the ten women scheduled to perform ahead of Adele at the sold-out concerts. According to Adele, the two-night run
By Stephanie Harper, Special to the AFRO Charm City native Mario showed up to the latest Verzuz TV battle against Omarion ready and more than able to defend his title […] The post Baltimore native, Mario, smashes competition in live Verzuz TV competition appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, Justice Thomas says same sex marriage and contraception should be reconsidered next
By Tinashe Chingarande and Grace Kpetemey, Special to the AFRO The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) overturned its almost 50 year-old landmark verdict on Roe v. Wade in […] The post Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, Justice Thomas says same sex marriage and contraception should be reconsidered next appeared first on AFRO
Sax-man Kenney Polson although based in the Pacific Northwest has lived and performed in over 50 countries. Known widely as a smooth jazz artist, his seasoned musical style incorporates a range of jazz favours sublimely anchored on a firm foundation of straight ahead jazz. His 2019 album, For Lovers, blending as it did smooth jazz with
Due out on August 12, ‘Love Planet’ from silky smooth keyboard player Mark Etheredge is his first album since 2016 when ‘Connected’ took the smooth jazz world by storm. Not only that it finds him emerging from the troubled times which have recently beset him to reconnect with producer and two-time Grammy winner Paul Brown
Lifted from ‘Fired Up’, the latest album by that dynamic smooth jazz duo James Lloyd and Curtis Harmon (aka Pieces Of A Dream) ‘In Too Deep’ is everything we have come to expect from these true masters of contemporary jazz. Upbeat, uplifting and totally on the money this feisty cut features saxophonist Tony Watson Jr.