By The Associated Press Tennis legend Serena Williams will now advance to the third round of the U.S. Open after defeating Anett Kontaveit in round two on Aug. 31. The […] The post Serena Williams delivers riveting performance as she advances in 2022 U.S. Open appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Finance reports submitted in Maryland gubernatorial race show influx of donations for Democratic gubernatorial nominee
By AFRO Staff Candidates running for governor recently filed the first finance reports of the 2022 mid-term general election, set for Nov. 8. According to information released by the Moore […] The post Finance reports submitted in Maryland gubernatorial race show influx of donations for Democratic gubernatorial nominee appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
*(CNN) — Mississippi’s capital has been without reliable tap water service since Monday, when rainwater flooding helped push an already-hobbled treatment plant to begin failing. Significant gains have been made to restart the system, officials have said, but when potable water will flow again to Jackson‘s roughly 150,000 residents — who for weeks already had
*Chris Rock, who is currently overseas on his UK tour with Dave Chappelle, touched on getting slapped by Will Smith at the Oscars, according to Deadline. Chris joked while at the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool, England that Will slapped him for a “bulls*** joke” about Jada Pinkett Smith’s hairstyle, his wife. “Did that s***
*“It’s 100% the life for me,” said “The Voice” finalist Ian Flanigan about his life as a constantly touring Country artist who just released a new single “Strong” (Reviver Records). “We’ve been performing regularly…mostly weekend…outdoors.” Ian is on a whirlwind since his appearance on NBC’s “The Voice” as a member of Team Blake. In fact
*(CNN) — Serena Williams‘ legendary tennis career has likely come to an end after she fell to Australia’s Ajla Tomljanović in the third round of the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York. The 23-time grand slam singles champion leaves an indelible mark, not only on tennis, but all of sport. Tomljanović
*Mariah Carey has filed a written declaration stressing that she stands by the accusations she made against her brother, Morgan (Carey), that he was a former cocaine dealer. The “Shake It Off” hitmaker made the remark in her memoir, “The Meaning of Mariah Carey,” which was released in September 2020. The book touched on Carey’s
Kirk Franklin shares the new live video performance of “Bless Me” with Maverick City Music, recorded live from Vevo Studio. The track is from their collaborative project titled Kingdom Book 1, which is available now. Taking the idea of “prison performance” to another level, the genre-transcending project made entirely from the grounds of a Florida prison
Jireh (My Provider) (Remix) by Limoblaze, Happi, and Lecrae has debuted on Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Songs Chart. The widely received Afrogospel record which dropped in July clocks in at No. 48 on the Top 50 List of the Afrobeat chart dated September 3rd, 2022. Jireh (My Provider) is an Afrobeat remix of Maverick City Music’s
Powerhouse Gospel singer, Tasha Cobbs Leonard releases a new song “The Church I Grew Up In” off of her live-recorded new album, HYMNS, due on October 7th, via Motown Gospel. The comforting, heartwarming track is preceded by the project’s lead single, “The Moment“. “The Church I Grew Up In” gives listeners a glimpse of Tasha’s