How Bill Cosby betrayed black community

Bill Cosby once famously told a well-heeled crowd at a 2004 NAACP awards ceremony that the biggest problem in the black community was: "The lower economic and lower middle economic people are not holding their end in this deal."

Vanessa Williams marries fiance Jim Skrip

Entertainer Vanessa Williams tied the knot in a July Fourth ceremony with longtime beau Jim Skrip.

Annapolis July 4th Celebrations

Celebrate Independence Day in Annapolis!

Celebrate Fourth of July at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor

Celebrate the Fourth of July with live music and celebratory fireworks at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Baltimore’s Fourth of July Celebration takes place Saturday, July 4, 2015 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

RAMBLING ROSE: Happy 4th of July to all!

Hello every one and Happy 4th of July. Hopefully we will have great weather this weekend, because we know that many of you will be celebrating outdoors with cookouts.

Indie Soul Spotlight: Root Branch Academy

The chaos that engulfed the entire community and left us with so much work and conversation to have.

Indie Soul: BET Awards Show

By now many of you have seen the BET Awards show where Diddy fell through the floor; Kendrick Lamar ripped the stage; Lil Kim sent the audience into a frenzy; and Smokey Robinson killed the new school with words and ...

Indie Soul Music: Slum Village and Hayley Fahey

Back in the day when I was deejay, I would spend hours, not to mention money, listening to and buying music. I was the type of deejay who wanted the newest music first or to introduce a new artist that ...

Indie Soul Book Review: Mayor For Life The Incredible Story of Marion Barry, Jr.

This week we review for you, “Mayor For Life The Incredible Story of Marion Barry, Jr.” written by Marion Barry Jr. and Omar Tyree.

Nigerian female filmmaker holds movie premiere in Baltimore

The Nigerian film industry is growing and the world is taking notice. In June, Fortune magazine reported that as of 2009, Nigeria surpassed Hollywood and is now the second largest film industry in the world by volume, after the Indian ...

Devin Allen: 'Awakenings, In a New Light' debuts at Reginald Lewis Museum

“Devin Allen: Awakenings, In a New Light,” the first solo show of Baltimore photographer Devin Allen, exhibits images of the 2015 Baltimore protests and debuts a new community space inside the Reginald F. Lewis Museum called Lewis Now.

Kanye West gets 'Kanye'd' by onstage heckler at Glastonbury

Now Kanye West knows how it feels to get upstaged, even if just for a few seconds.

BET Awards: What you may have missed

The past was a present at Sunday night's BET Awards.

"Dope" movie earning raves as it opens nationwide

Rick Famuyiwa never doubted that he had a special movie project on his hands with the new film, “Dope.”

Indie Soul Spotlight: Demetria McKinney

If you are like many folks who were at the African-American Festival this past weekend, who were checking the program guide to see who was performing or checking the app on their phone, courtesy of Black Enterprise, you were saying ...