Comedy legends Dick Gregory and Paul Mooney performed Saturday before a capacity crowd at the historic Howard Theatre in D.C., with both of the notoriously outspoken comics' rapier wit, charm and undeniable knowledge on full display.
Nate Parker's new movie "Birth of a Nation" opens Friday across the U.S. in over 2,000 theaters nationwide.
A D.C. international dance company's latest creation, "The Migration," based on the iconic and vibrant paintings of renowned black American artist Jacob Lawrence, is a soul-churning must-see.
On Friday, Sept. 30, Eddie Jones will sing and dance in a one-man performance of music inspired by experiences gleaned during his provocative life and written by his own hands.
Bill Nunn, the talented actor whose portrayal of boombox-toting philosopher Radio Raheem in Spike Lee’s 1989 film “Do the Right Thing” earned him critical acclaim, died Saturday at 63 after a long struggle with cancer.
Byron "BJ" Jackson, a prominent member of D.C.'s go-go music community, died this month at the age of 52.
A critically acclaimed rapper is pairing with a historic civil rights organization to mobilize young voters to get to the polls in November.
Just as her career began to take off, iconic soul diva Sharon Jones faced her greatest challenge: a life-threatening battle with cancer. But not only has Jones remained on stage with her legendary band, the Dap-Kings, her battles have been ...
It's easy to understand why Angelique Kidjo was once dubbed "Africa's premier diva."
As the iconic science fiction franchise "Star Trek" celebrates its 50th anniversary, America is in many ways living in a Star Trek world.
How exciting can an 80-minute, one-man act be? Very.
If one wants to build the prototypical Hollywood film, you would start with a white, heterosexual, able-bodied male lead, a new study confirms.
Rapper and business mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs insisted this weekend that Black voters "hold our vote" this upcoming election until a candidate makes issues for Blacks a priority in the campaign, adding that Black voters who put President Barack Obama ...
Finally a smart team of creative people tells the story of a Latino sports figure.
Since her debut, Fantasia Barrino has continued to build a solid career with a string of R&B hits, including a Grammy in 2010 for "Bittersweet."