It’s been an interesting month in Black entertainment. From last week’s Verzuz event to the 2022 BET Awards, our favorite artists have been giving us lots of material to talk about.
Amanda Seales emerged victorious from an amazingly hard job hosting the virtual BET Awards, according to some viewers. Others said she was hardly amazing. See some of the mixed reviews.
A random street preacher tried to come for Kirk Franklin.
From Rihanna to Tyler Perry, there were several classic moments.
The first Black man with his own film studio gave an epic speech last night.
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Roland Martin took Fox News contributor Stacey Dash to task for her comments about BET and Black networks during Thursday’s edition of NewsOne Now. During an interview on Fox News, Dash said: “We have to make up our minds. Either we want to have segregation or integration. If we don’t want segregation, then we need […]
Geraldo Rivera Slams Kendrick Lamar’s BET Awards Performance; Claims Hip-Hop Is More Damaging Than Racism
Kendrick Lamar‘s powerful performance at the 2015 BET Awards apparently went over the heads of Fox News and network host Geraldo Rivera, who claimed the rapper’s lyrics about police brutality are more harmful than actual racism. Talk about irony. Rivera, with panelists Dana Perino, Eric Bolling and Kimberly Guilfoyle, spoke about the rapper’s performance during Monday’s episode of The Five. […]
Kyemah McEntyre, the teen who achieved viral fame after creating the prom dress of the year, has gone on to do even bigger and better things. The designer created Power star Naturi Naughton’s gorgeous dress, worn Sunday night at the BET Awards. McEntrye says the actress emailed her after seeing her design all over the web. Following […]
Confronting the stigma that millennial artists are less inclined to marry their craft with social issues, the 2015 BET Awards stood out as not only a safe place to honor and recognize Black art, but a space to discuss Black issues amid what seems to be an increase in state violence against our communities. Whether […]
If one incident that occurred at the 2015 BET Awards show is any indication, Tracee Ellis Ross sure did leave her filter at home. The Black-ish star helmed last night’s star-studded show with co-host Anthony Anderson and left everyone in stitches with their hilarious bits and costume changes. But Ross also left fans feeling the shade, when she introduced Chris Brown and […]
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