*WNBA star Brittney Griner has been detained in Russia for at least 9 months and is at least 2 months into her lengthy 9-year sentence. She was recently moved to Mordovia, a prison city in Russia, and has not been seen or heard of from her camp since the move. The Nation’s reporter Dave Zirin
*Amazon Prime’s new series “Riches” is the family drama you didn’t know you needed! The show features a prominent Nigerian family based in the UK who own a beauty company that faces many challenges. After they experience a significant loss all hell breaks loose. Two estranged siblings return home and now everyone must decide if
*Los Angeles, CA — Grammy-Nominated Artist/Percussionist Victor Orlando, known as The Percussionist to the Stars’ “70s at 70 Birthday Concert” held recently at Catalina Jazz Club, was the place to be! Black Hollywood and Victor’s fans enjoyed a night of great music, fun, and dancing. Victor celebrated his 70th birthday with entertainment at its best
*Will Smith is currently on a press tour for the new film “Emancipation” and of course, he’s answering questions about his infamous Chris Rock-Oscars slap. During an interview with @fox5dc reporter @kevinmccarthytv, the star was asked to share his message with anyone who might be hesitant to see the movie because of the incident where he super-slapped Chris
*There’s a fake mugshot photo of Georgia Senator Raphael Warnock circulating social media, and it comes a week before he will face off against Republican Herschel Walker in a runoff election on December 6, 2022. Warnock has an arrest record but according to VineSight, a firm that uses artificial intelligence to highlight misinformation online, the
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I can personally testify that Antonio Sánchez, who adopted the sobriquet “Bad Hombre” several years ago for a solo drums-and-electronics album, is a truly nice … Read More “Antonio Sánchez: Not Such a Bad Hombre After All” The post Antonio Sánchez: Not Such a Bad Hombre After All appeared first on JazzTimes.
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Emerging singer-songwriter Chxrry22 has released her rendition of The Weeknd‘s hit single “Sacrifice.” On Chxrry22’s version, the Toronto, Canada, native exchanges the synth-pop production for a piano-laden backdrop that breathes new life into the song’s raw lyrics. Chxrry22 first teased her cover on Twitter in early October. After sharing the clip, her fans demanded that
Vivian Green is bringing holiday cheer this season with her new EP, Spread the Love, via Make Noise Recordings/SoNo Recording Group. The five-song project includes the lead single, “Spread The Love (Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza),” written by Green and produced by Kwamé. The festive tune was inspired by the BET+ original film, Holiday Hideaway.