More Patti LaBelle desserts coming to Walmart

Patti LaBelle's sweet potato pie was a smash-hit last year for Walmart. Now she's expanding her line to include new desserts

Remembering Aaliyah 15 years after her death

August 25 marks the day when superstar singer Aaliyah, died when her plane crashed shortly after takeoff in the Bahamas.

Tracee Ellis Ross is having a moment

Tracee Ellis Ross is looking forward to the day that there is no longer discussion about diversity in Hollywood.

Nick Cannon is going to college and 'Drumline' comparisons begin

Nick Cannon can now add college freshman to his resume. The rapper, actor and "America's Got Talent" host announced on social media Monday that he has enrolled at Howard University.

Diezel Braxton is off the autism spectrum

At the age of 2, Diezel Braxton was diagnosed as autistic.

Wendell Pierce loses home in Baton Rouge flooding

Wendell Pierce was a highly visible advocate for post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans after his parents' home was damaged and now the actor has suffered a similar loss.

Kevin Hart gets married to longtime girlfriend

Kevin Hart is a married man. He married his longtime girlfriend Eniko Parrish, 31, in California on Saturday.

Stevie Wonder says, ‘Black Lives Matter because we are the original people of this world’

While on the set of a London performance during the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park last month, superstar singer Stevie Wonder dropped some science as he exhorted the audience of more than 65,000 in attendance to remember that ...

'Ghostbusters' star Leslie Jones busts Twitter haters, gets love in return

"Ghostbusters" star, Leslie Jones, fought back against Twitter users sending her racist and hateful comments on Monday by not allowing them to hide. Instead, she filled her own timeline with screenshots of their spiteful remarks, and let shame rain down ...

Hip Hop Honors' tips hat to women trailblazers, tackles racial issues

Monday night's "Hip Hop Honors" was a chance to honor both the first ladies of hip-hop and bring attention to racial unrest in this country.

Singer Chaka Khan enters rehab

Grammy award winning R&B singer Chaka Khan is canceling her July performances in order to focus on her health, according to her website.

Emotional D.L. Hughley on police shootings: It's too much

Author, actor and political commentator D.L. Hughley is the father of two African-American children, and he has had the conversation with them that no parent wants to have.

Jill Scott ties the knot

Although it is no surprise to yours truly, because I have known that Grammy-winning singer/actress Jill Scott and my longtime friend Michael Dobson have been engaged for more than a minute, the lovely couple were married in a secret ceremony ...

Jesse Williams' speech stole the BET Awards

Actor Jesse Williams took to the BET Awards stage Sunday night as an honoree and left a hero.

Jennifer Holliday headlining Macy's 4th of July Fireworks show

Grammy and Tony-Award winner Jennifer Holliday is scheduled to perform at Macy's 4th of July Fireworks celebration.