2018 ESSENCE Black Women In Music Instagram Photos That Gave Us Life

2018 ESSENCE Black Women In Music Instagram Photos That Gave Us Life »

27 Jan, 2018
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Thursday night was an evening to remember as ESSENCE honored music pioneer, Missy Elliott. [brightcove id=5720218463001] In addition to performances from… Thursday night

Eva Marcille Calls Being On ‘Real Housewives Of Atlanta’ An ‘Organic Fit’

Eva Marcille Calls Being On ‘Real Housewives Of Atlanta’ An ‘Organic Fit’ »

26 Jan, 2018
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The actress and TV personality also gushes about her favorite ladies, Nene Leakes and Kandi Burruss. Prepare to see Eva Marcille make her

Jemele Hill Is Leaving ‘SportsCenter’ For ESPN’s ‘The UnDefeated’

Jemele Hill Is Leaving ‘SportsCenter’ For ESPN’s ‘The UnDefeated’ »

26 Jan, 2018
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The decision comes after Hill's comments about Donald Trump resulted in a two-week suspension in October. Jemele Hill is leaving SportsCenter for ESPN’s

Vanessa Marcil Suffers Seventh Miscarriage

Vanessa Marcil Suffers Seventh Miscarriage »

26 Jan, 2018
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Vanessa Marcil has announced a tragic piece of news: The veteran actress has suffered yet another miscarriage. The former Las Vegas and

Kimora Lee Simmons Breaks Silence Following Sexual Assault Allegations Against Russell Simmons

Kimora Lee Simmons Breaks Silence Following Sexual Assault Allegations Against Russell Simmons »

26 Jan, 2018
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More than 10 women have accused the hip-hop and entertainment mogul of sexual misconduct. Following numerous allegations of sexual assault and misconduct against

‘The Chi’s’ Jason Mitchell Bet On Himself After Hurricane Katrina 

‘The Chi’s’ Jason Mitchell Bet On Himself After Hurricane Katrina  »

26 Jan, 2018
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Mitchell is living his best life after a series of successful roles. Jason Mitchell’s star is rapidly on the rise.  The actor starred

It Isn’t Just Mo’Nique: Black Women Being Underpaid In Hollywood Is Nothing New 

It Isn’t Just Mo’Nique: Black Women Being Underpaid In Hollywood Is Nothing New  »

26 Jan, 2018
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As Hollywood grapples with issues of sexual harassment and gender inequality, it’s also time to have frank discussions about the entertainment businesses’ treatment

It Isn’t Just Mo’Nique: Black Women Being Underpaid In Hollywood Is Nothing New 

It Isn’t Just Mo’Nique: Black Women Being Underpaid In Hollywood Is Nothing New  »

25 Jan, 2018
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As Hollywood grapples with issues of sexual harassment and gender inequality, it’s also time to have frank discussions about the entertainment businesses’ treatment

Wakanda Wikipedia: Who’s Who In The ‘Black Panther’ Movie?

Wakanda Wikipedia: Who’s Who In The ‘Black Panther’ Movie? »

25 Jan, 2018
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Get to know the cast and characters of "Black Panther." We’re all linking up with our peoples to go see Black Panther as

Hey Aquarius! 17 Celebrities Celebrating Their Birthdays Too

Hey Aquarius! 17 Celebrities Celebrating Their Birthdays Too »

25 Jan, 2018
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It's the age of Aquarius. Aquarius season is in full effect, meaning your favorite celebrities will probably be sharing lavish birthday photos on

Emmy-Winning ‘Roots’ Actress Olivia Cole Dead At 75

Emmy-Winning ‘Roots’ Actress Olivia Cole Dead At 75 »

25 Jan, 2018
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Cole passed away in her San Miguel Allende after reportedly suffering a heart attack. Actress Olivia Cole is dead at 75. Deadline confirmed

Jenifer Lewis Explains The Real Reason She Penned Her Memoir

Jenifer Lewis Explains The Real Reason She Penned Her Memoir »

25 Jan, 2018
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On the actress's birthday, she dropped gems of knowledge about her many years in the show business. Jenifer Lewis has played the mother

Aquarius Celebs: 17 Famous Faces With Birthdays Under The Air Sign

Aquarius Celebs: 17 Famous Faces With Birthdays Under The Air Sign »

25 Jan, 2018
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It's the age of Aquarius. Aquarius season is in full effect, meaning your favorite celebrities will probably be sharing lavish birthday photos on

Meet The Harveys: Everything You Should Know About This Beautiful Blended Family 

Meet The Harveys: Everything You Should Know About This Beautiful Blended Family  »

25 Jan, 2018
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The family of nine is constantly serving us #SquadGoals — learn more about Steve, Marjorie and their kids here. When Steve and Marjorie

Logan Paul Tries to Make Amends with Suicide Prevention Video

Logan Paul Tries to Make Amends with Suicide Prevention Video »

25 Jan, 2018
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Logan Paul has returned to YouTube with his first video since being publicly reprimanded for basically being an insensitive A-Hole earlier this

Come Again? J. Holiday Wants Beyonce, Cardi B And SZA To Stop Making Money Off Their Pain

Come Again? J. Holiday Wants Beyonce, Cardi B And SZA To Stop Making Money Off Their Pain »

24 Jan, 2018
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The "Bed" singer is upset about Black women winning. Remember back in 2007, when there was a singer named J. Holiday?  He had

Oprah Winfrey Visits Recy Taylor’s Grave After Paying Tribute To Her In Golden Globes Speech

Oprah Winfrey Visits Recy Taylor’s Grave After Paying Tribute To Her In Golden Globes Speech »

24 Jan, 2018
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Taylor passed away in December and was known for activism and speaking out about sexual assault following her own rape at the hands

Yara Shahidi’s ‘Zoey’ Seeks Love Advice In This Exclusive ‘Grown-ish’ Sneak Peek

Yara Shahidi’s ‘Zoey’ Seeks Love Advice In This Exclusive ‘Grown-ish’ Sneak Peek »

24 Jan, 2018
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Things aren't so great between Zoey and her new boo, Cash Mooney. Dating can be pretty tricky, but dating in college can be

Jada Pinkett Smith Speaks Out On Mo’Nique And Fair Pay

Jada Pinkett Smith Speaks Out On Mo’Nique And Fair Pay »

23 Jan, 2018
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The star tweeted Tuesday, 'Non-White Women And Impoverished White Women Are Underpaid.' Jada Pinkett Smith is speaking out about fair pay following Mo’Nique’s

New & Next: Latoya Cooper’s ‘Love Affair’ Puts The Singer’s Powerful Vocals On Display

New & Next: Latoya Cooper’s ‘Love Affair’ Puts The Singer’s Powerful Vocals On Display »

23 Jan, 2018
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The singer's ode to music is a heartfelt single. Texas-based singer, Latoya Cooper, is a soul musician to watch. The singer, whose influences

Comedian Michelle Buteau Is Bringing Her Raw Brand Of Funny To A Weekly Podcast 

Comedian Michelle Buteau Is Bringing Her Raw Brand Of Funny To A Weekly Podcast  »

23 Jan, 2018
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“Is it weird that I'm more excited about this podcast then I was planning my wedding?" Buteau asked ESSENCE. Alert: There’s a new

Kevin McCall Has Apparently Figured Out The Black Community’s Problem — Black Women Work Too Much

Kevin McCall Has Apparently Figured Out The Black Community’s Problem — Black Women Work Too Much »

23 Jan, 2018
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Let's be clear. This patriarchal concept of qualifying for a man's love and devotion —predicated on stroking his ego— is canceled. Kevin McCall

En Vogue Premieres ‘Rocket’ Video Off Their Forthcoming Album  

En Vogue Premieres ‘Rocket’ Video Off Their Forthcoming Album   »

23 Jan, 2018
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The group is back and looks amazing for this futuristically-styled music video. En Vogue is taking fans on a futuristic ride with their

‘The Chi’ Recap: Coogie’s Death Still Haunts Brandon And Kevin In ‘Ghost’ 

‘The Chi’ Recap: Coogie’s Death Still Haunts Brandon And Kevin In ‘Ghost’  »

22 Jan, 2018
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Episode three sees characters still trying to figure out what to do in the aftermath of a violent act. More than anything, The

Ewan McGregor Files for Divorce, Teen Daughter Slams Him in Song

Ewan McGregor Files for Divorce, Teen Daughter Slams Him in Song »

22 Jan, 2018
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Last year, the world learned that Ewan McGregor split from his wife of 22 years . Some say that they separated last

Diddy Wants More Kids — But Only With Girlfriend Cassie

Diddy Wants More Kids — But Only With Girlfriend Cassie »

22 Jan, 2018
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The mogul maybe looking to expand his blended family. Diddy says he is very content with his brood of six kids, but wouldn’t

Celebrity Photos of The Week: Jan. 21 – Jan. 27

Celebrity Photos of The Week: Jan. 21 – Jan. 27 »

21 Jan, 2018
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See Issa rae, Lena Waith, Common, Idris Elba, Gabourey Sidibe and other celebrity pics of the week. ….

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Tracee Ellis Ross Comments On ‘Black-ish’ Pay Disparity: ‘I Wanted To Be Compensated In A Way That Matches My Contribution’

Tracee Ellis Ross Comments On ‘Black-ish’ Pay Disparity: ‘I Wanted To Be Compensated In A Way That Matches My Contribution’ »

21 Jan, 2018
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It was reported that Ross might cut back on her 'Black-ish' appearances because she was making much less than her co-star Anthony Anderson.

Women Are Not Happy With Ciara For Co-Signing A Video Telling Them To #LevelUp To Wife Material

Women Are Not Happy With Ciara For Co-Signing A Video Telling Them To #LevelUp To Wife Material »

21 Jan, 2018
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Ciara shared a video that aims to give advice to single women, but it is not being received well. Ciara shook the table

Mo’Nique Calls For Netflix Boycott After Company Offers Her Pittance For Comedy Special 

Mo’Nique Calls For Netflix Boycott After Company Offers Her Pittance For Comedy Special  »

20 Jan, 2018
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As one of the "Queens of Comedy," the Oscar-winning actress was offered much less than other comedians like Amy Schumer, Chris Rock and