• ESSENCE Hollywood House: Join Some Of Your Faves From ‘Insecure', ‘Bridgerton', ‘Snowfall' & More! By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    ESSENCE HOLLYWOOD HOUSE: JOIN SOME OF YOUR FAVES FROM ‘INSECURE', ‘BRIDGERTON', ‘SNOWFALL' & MORE!

    By Rachaell Davis · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 The countdown is underway for the 2nd annual ESSENCE Hollywood House -virtual edition!

  • The Best Dressed Black Creatives On Instagram This Week By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    THE BEST DRESSED BLACK CREATIVES ON INSTAGRAM THIS WEEK

    By Nandi Howard and Danielle Wright · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 Summer is not here just yet but, by the way these creatives have...

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  • LeToya Luckett Shows Off 30-Pound Post-Baby Weight Loss: “Only 20 More Pounds To Go!” By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    LETOYA LUCKETT SHOWS OFF 30-POUND POST-BABY WEIGHT LOSS: “ONLY 20 MORE POUNDS TO GO!”

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  • Jamie Foxx Gushes Over Working With His Daughter On New Sitcom By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    JAMIE FOXX GUSHES OVER WORKING WITH HIS DAUGHTER ON NEW SITCOM

    By Brande Victorian · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 While many women in their 20s may try to stay as far away from their fathers as...

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  • By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    15 TIMES WHOOPI GOLDBERG UNAPOLOGETICALLY SHATTERED HOLLYWOOD'S GLASS CEILING

    By Rachaell Davis · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 Among entertainers with Hollywood career spans of nearly 40 years, very few have broken...

  • Officer Involved in Breonna Taylor Shooting Lands Book Deal  By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    OFFICER INVOLVED IN BREONNA TAYLOR SHOOTING LANDS BOOK DEAL 

    Photo by Montinique Monroe By Ashlee Banks · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 One of the officers who participated in the no-knock raid...

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  • Andra Day Is No Newcomer By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    ANDRA DAY IS NO NEWCOMER

    By Keyaira Boone · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 Andra Day's debut performance as a wounded jazz singer in The United States vs Billie...

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  • From Kaavia To Kulture: 9 Photos Of Celebrity Kids Being Adorable This Week By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    FROM KAAVIA TO KULTURE: 9 PHOTOS OF CELEBRITY KIDS BEING ADORABLE THIS WEEK

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  • Remy Ma Is Recreating Her Narrative on TVOne's ‘Uncensored' By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    REMY MA IS RECREATING HER NARRATIVE ON TVONE'S ‘UNCENSORED'

    By D'Shonda Brown · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 Grammy-nominated rapper Remy Ma grew up in the Bronx during the ‘80s crack epidemic....

  • Jennifer Hudson On The One Moisturizer She Can't Live Without By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    JENNIFER HUDSON ON THE ONE MOISTURIZER SHE CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT

    By Blake Newby · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 There are few out there that boast the talent that actress and singer Jennifer Hudson...

  • By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    THESE LAWMAKERS ARE PUTTING BLACK MATERNAL HEALTH FIRST AND MAKING A DIFFERENCE

    By Charli Penn ·

  • “I'm Grandma!” Michaela Onyenwere's Grandmother Went Viral For Being A Whole Vibe During The WNBA Draft By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    “I'M GRANDMA!” MICHAELA ONYENWERE'S GRANDMOTHER WENT VIRAL FOR BEING A WHOLE VIBE DURING THE WNBA DRAFT

    By Victoria Uwumarogie ·

  • Couple Behind Viral Proposal Share Their Love Story - And What Became Of Those Four Other Engagement Rings By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    COUPLE BEHIND VIRAL PROPOSAL SHARE THEIR LOVE STORY - AND WHAT BECAME OF THOSE FOUR OTHER ENGAGEMENT RINGS

    James D. Love By Victoria Uwumarogie · April 16, 2021April 16, 2021 Despite their engagement grabbing national attention recently,...

  • Lizzo Gives A Word On Thin Privilege And The Co-Opting Of Body Positivity: By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    LIZZO GIVES A WORD ON THIN PRIVILEGE AND THE CO-OPTING OF BODY POSITIVITY:

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  • Shonda Rhimes Responds To Upset Over Regé-Jean Page's Exit From ‘Bridgerton' By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    SHONDA RHIMES RESPONDS TO UPSET OVER REGÉ-JEAN PAGE'S EXIT FROM ‘BRIDGERTON'

    By Mia Uzzell · April 15, 2021April 15, 2021 If you're a fan of Netflix's hit series Bridgerton, chances are your fandom revolved around...

  • Billy Porter Talks Self-Care and Decluttering Your Mind By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    BILLY PORTER TALKS SELF-CARE AND DECLUTTERING YOUR MIND

    By D'Shonda Brown · April 15, 2021April 15, 2021 Have you ever heard the saying, “your living space is a reflection of your current...

  • Naomi Campbell Gave A Tour Of Her Gorgeous Kenyan Estate And You Have To See It To Believe It By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    NAOMI CAMPBELL GAVE A TOUR OF HER GORGEOUS KENYAN ESTATE AND YOU HAVE TO SEE IT TO BELIEVE IT

    By Victoria Uwumarogie ·

  • House Panel Advances Bill On Slavery Reparations By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    HOUSE PANEL ADVANCES BILL ON SLAVERY REPARATIONS

    By D'Shonda Brown · April 15, 2021April 15, 2021 On Wednesday, April 14, the House Judiciary Committee approved H.R. 40 by a vote of...

  • U.S. Education Secretary Of Education Miguel Cardona On COVID-19 And The Path Forward For Students  By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    U.S. EDUCATION SECRETARY OF EDUCATION MIGUEL CARDONA ON COVID-19 AND THE PATH FORWARD FOR STUDENTS 

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  • By Essence   -   Apr 17, 2021

    THE UCLA GYMNASTICS TEAM ARE OUR NEW GIRLS UNITED DIGITAL COVER STARS

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