GRAMMY RECOGNIZED & STELLAR AWARD WINNER
CHARLES JENKINS
CELEBRATES RELEASE OF NEW BOOK

Global spiritual leader, thought provoker and celebrated GRAMMY®-recognized, Stellar Award-winning artist Charles Jenkins, continues his mark as an author with the release of the book SEASONS: How To Grow And Succeed During Times Of Transition. Additionally, as an artist, his gospel music single, “He’ll Make It Alright” (Charles Jenkins & Fellowship of Chicago) lands at #2 on Billboard’s Gospel National […]

FEBRUARY COVER FEATURE: MADELYN BRENÉ

Madelyn Brene is more than a singer, she is a powerhouse brand that spans music, fashion, self produced shows, education and entreupernuership, but best known for her smooth soprano vocals steeped in a melodic, soulful sound. Dawning a new genre of music classical soul, this formally trained artist has spent over 20 years perfecting a progressive sound that is all […]

A CAREER IN FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY

We see them everywhere, in Magazines, on the Run Way, in advertisements on TV. They are the slender women strutting their stuff or extra ordinary Beauties with their sultry looks flashing their pearly whites while wearing the newest Styles from the hottest Designers. We are talking about the fashion models of today, yesterday and tomorrow. They are everywhere we look, […]

AFRICAN AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHERS SHOW

A new exhibit at the Whitney in New York City highlights the art of some outstanding black photographers, a group that worked not just in New York but around the world. Nadja Sayej reports at the Guardian, “In 1973, a group of 14 New York photographers huddled into a photo studio on West 18th Street in Manhattan, posing in front of a Hasselblad […]

CICELY TYSON, ICONIC AND INFLUENTIAL ACTRESS, DIES AT 96

Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson. She was 96. A family statement did not reveal the cause of death. The actress chronicled her lengthy career in her first memoir, “Just As I Am,” which was just released Tuesday. Tyson embodied […]

BOOKS BY YOUNG INAUGURAL POET AMANDA GORMAN ARE NOW BEST SELLERS ON AMAZON

Amanda Gorman hit them hard! With her words, the National Youth Poet Laureate stirred a nation and worldwide audience watching the inauguration of President Joe Biden on Wednesday. Online, those new fans were moved to buy the 22-year-old’s books and sing her praises on social media. In the moments after reading her poem, “The Hill We Climb,” Gorman’s Twitter following […]

JOHN P. KEE RETURNS WITH 2021 ANTHEM “IT’S GONNA GET BETTER”

Listen to “It’s Gonna Get Better” Now GRAMMY®-nominated gospel music pioneer and celebrated living legend John P. Kee returns with 2021’s new anthem, “It’s Gonna Get Better.” Fresh off his Billboard Gospel #1 album, I Made it Out, his new single serves as encouragement for all during the current times of political and social unrest. “It’s Gonna Get Better” features […]