MONDAY APR 16, 2012 – BY BRITNI DANIELLE — I have loved Nasir Jones since I first heard his voice blaring through my headphones on the Wake Up Show. Back then I’d sit in my room and listen as emcees from across the country waxed poetic about life. After that night, I […]
Two African-Americans to File Suit Against ‘The Bachelor’ Creators, Citing Racism – Will Show Creators Finally Cast A Black Lead?
According to TMZ, two African American men—Christopher Johnson and Nathaniel Claybrooks—will be filing suit against the creators of the TV dating shows The Bachelor and The Bachelorette citing racist casting practices. After turning up at a casting for the show, Johnson and Claybrooks allege they were both taken aside and asked why […]
TUESDAY APR 17, 2012 – BY BRITNI DANIELLE — Just in time for summer, soul singer Maxwell recently announced that he’ll be crisscrossing the country to perform at areas in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Newark for two nights only. During his 6 show tour, Maxwell will perform each of his albums in their […]
MONDAY APR 9, 2012 – BY THEMBI FORD Add another movie to the list of films with black casts that will have theatrical releases this year, because Rel Dowdell’s Changing The Game will hit theaters in early May. The independent film will start in Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, Washington DC, and […]