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On The Plus Side: N’Tyse Takes Us Behind The Mask

Mental illness in the African American community has been a growing concern as many continue to suffer in silence. Mental illness has often been equated with weakness, forcing some to hide their issues, or try to overcome them alone. That stigma still exists today.   Behind The Mask: My Naked Truth is an educational documentary…

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On The Plus Side: Cyrus Webb, Let’s Have A Conversation!

  Cyrus Webb has been active in the arts since 1999. He has hosted art shows and poetry readings around the United States while also building the Conversations brand. Today, Conversations includes a daily radio show, magazine and nationally-recognized book club.   Outside of the work Webb does for himself, he is also a celebrated…

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#SoSoSummer17 Tour Will Be Lit!!!

One thing that makes an icon special is their ability to remain relevant by capturing the next big thing. For hip-hop mogul and icon, Jermaine Dupri, it is simply a matter of listening to the youth. The So So Def boss just announced the SoSoSummer17 tour featuring performances from members of the Lifetime hit show,…

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Dave Chappelle Returns!

He’s back! Over a decade ago, after reaching legendary status as a comedian, Dave Chappelle walked away from the game – and 50 million dollars. After his hugely successful sketch comedy show The Chappelle Show blew up on Comedy Central, the network offered the comedian a 50 million dollar deal for new seasons of the…

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The Cast of “Greenleaf” Celebrate Season 2 Premiere in Atlanta

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network celebrated the second season of the hit series “Greenleaf” with a screening and after-party in Atlanta. Over 200 local influencers previewed the premiere episode at SCADShow and were then treated to a lively post-screening reception at the W Atlanta Midtown. Attending from the cast were Lynn Whitfield, Keith David, Merle Dandridge,…

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Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James, Mack Wilds & More Attend “Shots Fired” D.C. Screening

    Last night, FOX continued its promotional tour for the new series “Shots Fired” with a screening in Washington, D.C. Over 500 locals flocked to the Newseum to preview the highly-anticipated show created by Gina Prince-Bythewood and Reggie Rock Bythewood. Cast members in attendance were Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James, Mack Wilds and Richard Dreyfuss along with creator/executive…

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AAMBC Hosts Author Talk Series with Sheree Whitfield, Gocha & DJ Fadelf

Media Recap Atlanta, GA – This weekend, Atlanta’s literary enthusiasts packed the house at Cocktails and Conversations to engage in the first installment of the African Americans on the Move Bookclub’s (AAMBC) author talk series featuring Sheree Whitfield, Gocha Hawkins, and Dj Fadelf Jackson. The sold-out event featured an intimate experience with some of Atlanta’s…

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Goapele’s debut film #WhereIsBeauty screens at 25th annual Pan African Film Festival

​ LOS ANGELES, CA  –  Singer-Songwriter, Goapele delivers in a breath of fresh air performance with independent film, #WhereIsBeauty.  Officially selected to premiere at the 25th anniversary of the Pan African Film Festival, the female-dominated film serves as “Chicken Soup for the Soul” for millennial women of color defining their beauty on social media.  The…

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