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The Life and Times of Chester Himes

July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chester Himes was an African American writer whose famous works, If He Hollers Let Him Go and the series of novels, Harlem Detective, put him on the map as a literary great. Born on July...

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Kanye West is so self-centered, it feels as if he’s the only celebrity in the world.  He is known to talk to about himself as if no one else matters. We get a snippet of...

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Who’s the greatest fighter of all time—Mike Tyson, Sugar Ray Leonard, or Muhammad Ali?  That question has been up for debate for over 30 years. In this brief clip, we see these three great boxers...

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The biggest conspiracy theory out there in the black community at this time is that society is trying to take away the masculinity of black men.  They also feel that famous actors, athletes, comedians, song...

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It’s no secret—Black people are under attack in this country. From the recent police killings of both men and women, the whole world now knows, to be black in America is very dangerous right now....

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There are a lot of theories and speculation surrounding the Atlanta Child Murders case where 28 African-American children went missing from 1979-1981.  A man by the name of Wayne Williams, who was 23 at the...

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Stevie Wonder is an African American musician, singer, song-writer, and producer.  He is also a talented muti-instrumentalist. With over 30 U.S. top ten hits and 25 Grammy Awards, Stevie Wonder definitely made his mark in...

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Back in the day, record labels had their own in-house image consultant or charm school.  It was used to teach rough around the edges artists how to speak on interviews and how to address the...

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Marvin Gaye is regarded as a musical genius to many. In this rare interview, he talks about how his divorces, bankruptcy, and political upheaval with Motown his label, inspired his album. He also explains why...

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George Stinney Jr. was the youngest person to be executed in the United States of America. He was tried and convicted of killing two pre-teen white girls, although there was no physical evidence to suggest...

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