A First, Bounce Acquires Repurpose Rights To ‘The Wendy Williams Show

First-Ever Repurposing Programming Deal by a Multicast Network

Bounce, the fastest-growing African-American network on television, has acquired the day & date repurpose rights to “The Wendy Williams Show” from Lionsgate’s Debmar-Mercury in a new agreement announced today. Continue Reading →

Michelle Mitchenor The Fabulous Star Of Black Wall Street Harlem, Lethal Weapon, Chi-Raq

The smart, fabulous and Black Wall Street Harlem honoree, Michelle Mitchenor stars on the prime-time Fox series LETHAL WEAPON. Michelle plays detective Sonya Bailey opposite Damon Wayans Clayne Crawford, and Jordana Brewster. Continue Reading →

The Amazing Story Of Harlem’s Esther Jones (videos)

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We originally ran The Story Of Harlem’s Baby “Betty Boop” Esther in 2016, and again in 2017, and received a number of emails asking if Baby Esther was the original “Betty Boop” voice? We suggest reading the story to decide for yourself.

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Coley Mustafa Speaks Stars In Netflix’s SEVEN SECONDS

Coley Mustafa Speaks is starring the new Netflix series, SEVEN SECONDS, created by Veena Sun (The Killing) and starring Regina King. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Milan Christopher Returns To TV!

Trailblazing TV Personality and Rapper Milan Christopher, has landed three new television programs. Continue Reading →

Fuse And FM Celebrate Black History Month With Harlem’s Alicia Keys, P. Diddy And More

Fuse and FM commemorate Black History Month with a month-long, multiplatform celebration of Future Black History makers from the worlds of music, entertainment and social influence. Continue Reading →

“A Boy. A Girl. A Dream” Starring Meagan Good And Others Debuts At Sundance (Photos)

On January 22, 2018, Datari Turner Productions premiered its sixth film at Sundance: A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love On Election Night. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs And Others At Jay Z’s Roc Nation Beyonce Brunch

The Jasmine Brand reports that Saturday, January 27th, 2018, Roc Nation hosted it’s annual Pre-Grammy’s brunch. Continue Reading →

Kim Fields shares memories of The Facts of Life, Good Times, and more

Entertainment Weekly reports that Kim Fields first stepped into the public eye at the age of seven in a 1970s Mrs. Butterworth syrup commercial, and she’s been captivating television audiences ever since. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Kelis Has Weekday Custody In Baby She Shares With Nas

The Jasmine Brand reports that Harlem’s Kelis and Nas, were married for four years before divorcing in 2009, share an 8-year-old son named Knight. Continue Reading →

Taraji P. Henson Talks “Proud Mary” At Build

Taraji P. Henson is Mary, a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Joe Budden Snags New Deal With Harlem Man Diddy

The Jasmine Brand reports that rapper, popular podcast personality and Harlem’s Joe Budden is now employed with another Harlem man Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ REVOLT. Diddy hinted on their collaboration on social media. Continue Reading →

Holiday Music With Teyana Taylor And More On Kanye West’s “Christmas In Harlem”

Hot New Hip Hop reports that in the midst of Kanye West‘s “G.O.O.D Friday” series, he dropped off a holiday gem prior to the release of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Continue Reading →

Ida “The Shoo Shoo Baby” James, Harlem, 1950’s (Video)

ida-jamesIda Mae James was born in 1921, in Providence, Rhode Island. Ida’s mother taught her how to sing, she travel the country doing amateur night shows until she was discovered on the Radio Kiddie Hour in Philadelphia, PA. Continue Reading →

Rays J’s New Electronics Brand Raycon Global Website Goes Live

Singer, TV Personality, and Tech Entrepreneur Ray J has announced that the website for his new electronic transportation brand, Raycon Global, is now officially live at RayconGlobal.com. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s A$AP Rocky Made A Gingerbread Cookie Kit

Food And Wine reports that a collaboration between innovative candy company IT’Sugar and Grammy-nominated rapper A$AP Rocky will let you build a crew of gingerbread men, adding a little hype your holiday season. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Ma$e Wants His Bad Boy Props

BET reports that fans may have always seen Harlem man Diddy and Notorious B.I.G as the faces of Bad Boy Entertainment back in the ’90s, but there’s another artist who says he deserves some credit in building the label up as one of the most iconic of its generation.

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Harlem’s Neil Patrick Harris On His New Book, Raising And More

People Magazine reports that Neil Patrick Harris isn’t too old for magic, he reveals while discussing his new children’s book, The Magic Misfits, with PeopleTV’s Shelf Life. Continue Reading →

Big Daddy Kane At The Schomburg In Harlem

The Schomburg’s Junior Scholars Program and Hip Hop History Project’s first installment of “Going Way Back” will feature Grammy award-winning rapper Big Daddy Kane. Continue Reading →

DJ Khaled Turns 42 With Harlem’s Diddy, Teyana Taylor And More (Photographs + Video)

The Jasmine Brand says it’s officially Sag season! Over the weekend, DJ Khaled celebrated his birthday with a star studded birthday bash in Beverly Hills. Continue Reading →