*Los Angeles, California – Influencer Tanya Kersey, Founder and Executive Director of the Hollywood Black Film Festival passing was confirmed by her daughter Monique Kersey-Love on Monday, July 18, 2022. “Mommy, we love you and we’re so honored to be your legacy. You are our role model. The life that you lived was admirable and
*“The single…it’s just my prayer to God…‘Yes to Your Will’,” said Contemporary Gospel artist Joshua Moore about his new single “Yes to Your Will.” “It’s actually written by me and my God-brother. It was written eight or nine years ago.” Joshua is a native of Indiana whose singing career started at the age of six
*With the passing of legendary Detroiter Michael Henderson, singer, producer, bassist extraordinaire and songwriter of too many hits to name, the world lost a music legend, but EURweb lost a friend. Michael and EURweb headman, Lee Bailey, had periodic phone conversations, where Michael would regale Lee with stories of his years in the music business.
*More videos have surfaced showing Black children seemingly being ignored by characters during a Sesame Place parade at a Pennsylvania theme park. An Instagram user recently shared a video of his child’s similar experience with an employee dressed as Telly Monster, Revolt reports. The father wrote: “My 5yr old daughter experienced the same type of
*Universal Pictures has dropped the first trailer for “Halloween Ends,” the third and final installment in the sequel trilogy. The new movie, directed by David Gordon Green, follows 2018’s “Halloween” and 2021’s “Halloween Kills,” and sees the return of, Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode. As reported by PEOPLE, John Carpenter, who directed the original
Advocating systemic change when civil unrest erupted in the midst of a pandemic and economic uncertainty two years ago, R&B-jazz balladeer Ricky Alan Draughn teamed with two-time Grammy nominated produced Chris “Big Dog” Davis (Norman Brown, Will Downing, Najee) and urban-jazz saxophonist Kim Waters to record a timely version of Sam Cooke’s poignant “A Change Is Gonna Come.” On the heels of the recent Supreme Court decision
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