• By Essence   -   Sep 24, 2018

    DRAKE CANCELS HIS MIAMI CONCERTS DUE TO ILLNESS

    What's wrong Champagne Papi? It looks like Drake has been seriously ill. The rapper announced on Instagram Saturday that the real reason...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 24, 2018

    MICHELLE OBAMA REPORTEDLY OFFICIATED THIS LUCKY COUPLE'S WEDDING

    Chocolate fountains and customized wine tumblers are cool, but nothing can top having Michelle Obama officiate your Chicago wedding...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 24, 2018

    IN DEFENSE OF WHITLEY GILBERT AND DWAYNE WAYNE'S RELATIONSHIP ON ‘A DIFFERENT WORLD'

    A Different World is hands down my favorite television show of all time. I still have the homework assignment from my fourth grade...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 23, 2018

    LESLIE JONES IS NOT HERE FOR KEVIN HART AND KATT WILLIAMS

    Sis has time today. Leslie Jones is disputing claims that Katt Williams helped advance her career following Kevin Hart's appearance...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 23, 2018

    MEET EGO NWODIM: ‘SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE'S' NEWEST BLACK CAST MEMBER

    Saturday Night Live just got a little bit Blacker, y'all. The long running sketch comedy series just announced the latest addition...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 22, 2018

    MICHELLE WILLIAMS AND FIANCÉ CHAD JOHNSON TO STAR IN NEW REALITY SERIES

    Michelle Williams is the latest celeb to join the ranks of reality TV. In a new OWN reality series, Chad Loves Michelle, Williams,...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 22, 2018

    NBA STAR RICHARD JEFFERSON'S FATHER KILLED IN DRIVE-BY SHOOTING

    Tragedy struck Wednesday night as the father of former Cleveland Cavalier and 2016 NBA champion Richard Jefferson, Richard Jefferson...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    CARDI B SHARES NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN WEDDING PHOTO TO CELEBRATE FIRST ANNIVERSARY WITH OFFSET

    Time flies when you're having fun. Cardi B and Offset have reached their first marriage milestone! To mark the occasion, the couple...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    TYRESE AND WIFE SAMANTHA GIBSON PATIENTLY AWAIT THE ARRIVAL OF THEIR BABY GIRL: ‘GOD'S TIMING IS PERFECT'

    They're thirty nine weeks in, and Tyrese and his wife Samantha Gibson are ready to meet the newest addition to their family. It's been...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    THE ONE THING KERI HILSON SAYS SHE'LL NEVER DO ON HER WEDDING DAY

    Attending a wedding is bound to make any single woman think about her own future wedding day. Singer, songwriter and actress Keri Hilson...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    BLACKEXCELLENCE: ASPIRING ELECTRICIAN LANDS FIRST JOB AFTER HANDING OUT RÉSUMÉS

    A young, recent trade-school graduate hustled for his first job, standing up at a busy intersection passing out his résumé has now...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR CALLS FOR SHERIFF TO RESIGN FOLLOWING RACIST REMARKS CAUGHT ON TAPE

    Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino was caught on a secret recording making racist comments about black people and Attorney General...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    KEVIN HART GOES OFF, TELLS KATT WILLIAMS TO STOP BLAMING HOLLYWOOD FOR HIS PROBLEMS

    Kevin Hart isn't done defending his Night School co-star Tiffany Haddish. After Katt Williams fired shots at Haddish during an appearance...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    WILL SMITH DID STAND-UP COMEDY FOR THE FIRST TIME, AND OF COURSE HE KILLED IT

    As he approaches his 50th birthday next Tuesday, Will Smith has been quickly checking things off his bucket list. His latest? Stand...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    AMARA LA NEGRA ON WHY IT'S LIT TO BE AN AFRO-LATINA

    Amara La Negra has helped the world see the infinite beauty of being Afro-Latina - from the food, to the melanin, and most importantly,...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    DIDDY RESPONDS TO EMINEM'S ‘KILLSHOT' ACCUSATION THAT HE ‘PUT THE HIT OUT' ON TUPAC

    Fans of hip-hop and quality beef have been awaiting Diddy's response to a recent claim from Eminem that the media mogul had Tupac killed....

  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    NICK CANNON RESPONDS TO KANYE WEST: ‘NO ONE IS EVER GONNA CONTROL WHAT I SAY'

    Nick Cannon wasted no time responding to Kanye West's recent rant about his wife, Kim Kardashian, in which he addressed rumors that...

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  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP IS NOW FULL ON ATTACKING BRETT KAVANAUGH'S ACCUSER

    Once again, President Dotard is proving that there is no bottom to the swamp in which he dwells, this time firing off his Twitter shots...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    CALIFORNIA SEN. KAMALA HARRIS STANDS BEHIND BRETT KAVANAUGH ACCUSER

    Sen. Kamala Harris , first of her name, taker of no craps, asker of the real questions, the realest on the Senate Judiciary Committee,...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 21, 2018

    SUSPECT IN MARYLAND SHOOTING THAT KILLED 3 IDENTIFIED AS 26-YEAR-OLD SNOCHIA MOSELEY

    Authorities have named 26-year-old Snochia Moseley from Baltimore County as the suspect in the shooting at a Maryland warehouse that...