RCA Records On Friday, H.E.R. dropped her tender ballad, “For Anyone,” which she performed Wednesday night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Earlier this week, the Oscar and Grammy winner was announced one of the artists who will perform in tribute to Tina Turner when the legendary singer is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on October […]

Manny and Yolanda Halley A trailer for the third installment of the True To the Game series has been released. Officially titled True To the Game 3, the new film will hit theaters nationwide on Friday, December 3. Based on the original New York Times bestseller by Teri Woods, the romantic drama will pick up […]

Paras Griffin/Getty Images As Kandi Burruss prepares for the second birthday of her daughter Blaze next month, she’s looking back at the trauma of Blaze’s birth via a surrogate. Blaze was one of twin embryos, and the Real Housewives of Atlanta star remembers the emotional moment when she found out one of the twins didn’t make it after the embryo transfer […]

Stacy Revere/Getty Image Chicago hip hop stars Chance the Rapper and Common are calling upon the state of Illinois to reinstate the parole system that was abolished in 1978, which allowed for more discretion in granting parole to inmates serving life sentences. The pair joined parole advocates at a news conference Wednesday outside of Cook County jail in the […]

ABC/Troy Harvey Taraji P. Henson is ready to talk about one of the hardest moments of her life — gathering the courage to leave an abusive relationship. Ahead of her new installment of Peace of Mind with Taraji, which airs on Facebook Watch, the Hidden Figures star shared a clip of the difficult conversation with […]

Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures Cast members of Warner Bros. highly anticipated remake of Dune are weighing in on the original 1984 film and why the two should not be compared.  For Dune star Dave Bautista, who plays Baron Harkonnen’s nephew Glossu Rabban, the first Dune had a special appeal. “I was a fan,” Bautista says of the […]

Erika Goldring/WireImage It’s one year down for Megan Thee Stallion and Pardison Fontaine, who recently celebrated their anniversary — and that celebration came a major piece of bling for the “hot girl.” Taking to social media on Wednesday, the couple shared snippets of how they spent the day together, which included lots of rose petals, […]

Ro.Lexx Khalid has dropped a new song, which is our first taste of an EP he plans to release in December. The song is called “Present,” and in a statement, Khalid explains “My mom raised me on R&B and whether it’s the harmonies or melodies, it will always be a part of my music. ‘Present’ […]

Johnny Nunez/WireImage Common and Tiffany Haddish made their relationship public in August 2020, and now, 14 months later, their special bond is growing stronger. “She keeps me laughing. It’s that child-like spirit that you love,” the rapper/actor tells Essence about the Night School star. “She also possesses an authenticity that I love. I’m gonna know what’s on her mind. I’m gonna know […]

Chiabella James Warner Bros. has released another trailer for King Richard, which teases a brand-new song by the Queen B herself, Beyoncé. Titled “Be Alive,” the new ballad is featured toward the end of the trailer where Venus Williams, played by Saniyya Sidney, is seen facing off with an opponent in a heated match. The […]

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