Wednesday, October 22, 2014
It’s a Rap 1.16.14
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer 22 January 2014
Rihanna partners with Shakira for new single “Can’t Remember To Forget You” The “Pon de Replay” singer joined musical forces with Shakira for her new single “Can’t Remember To Forget ... read more >>
Will Golden Globe Honor Fuel ‘12 Years A Slave’ to Academy Award ?
Written by Princess Manasseh 16 January 2014
                                                                                                             Photo Associated Press '12 Years A ...
Nelson Mandela Art Posters makes way to the streets of Los Angeles and Capetown
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer 15 January 2014
    Artist Robbie Conal takes over Los Angeles honoring Mandela’s life and career thorough political art.   A couple of weeks after his passing, Nelson Mandela’s presence continues to make ... read more >>
Kevin Hart and Ice Cube Take Us on an Unforgettable ‘Ride Along’
Written by Nicole Williams Sentinel Contributing Writer 09 January 2014
  THE DYNAMIC DUO: James (Ice Cube) and Ben (Kevin Hart) on one of their many adventures in this daring and hilarious ride along. (Photo Courtesy of Universal Pictures)     The duo star in the new ... read more >>
Kanye West Faces Lawsuit Over “Bound 2” Sample
Written by Alexis Taylor Special to the NNPA from The Afro-American Newspaper 09 January 2014
  Producer and Rapper, Kanye West. (Courtesy Photo)     Ricky Spicer was just 12 years old when he sang about being “Bound” to fall for the girl of his dreams on the 1971 album “2+2+1= ... read more >>
Reel Talk 1.9.14
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer 09 January 2014
‘42’ Chadwick Boseman Stars as James Brown in ‘Get On Up’   Chadwick Boseman who brought legendary baseball player Jackie Robinson to life on the screen in ‘42,’ will play James Brown ... read more >>
It’s A Rap 1.9.14
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer 09 January 2014
Beyoncé under fire for using NASA’s Challenger Audio in ‘XO’   Despite the success of secretly dropping her fifth album, Beyoncé is receiving backlash for sampling NASA’s Challenger Tragedy ... read more >>
Number of Black-Owned TV Stations Plummets to Zero
Written by Joseph Torres and S. Derek Turner Special to the NNPA from New America Media 09 January 2014
Michael and Steve Roberts' TV sale reduces Black owners to zero.     We just experienced a shameful milestone in the history of U.S. media – and barely anyone noticed.   There are now zero ... read more >>
Two Decades of Producing and Still Going Strong
Written by Princess Manasseh 07 January 2014
Bentley Kyle Evans Photo: Courtesy Photo LA Native Bentley Kyle Evans has Been to the Top and is Still Rising Accomplishing in just four years what most are lucky to achieve in ten, Bentley Kyle Evans ... read more >>
VIDEO: Being Mary Jane Premiere
Written by Princess Manasseh 03 January 2014
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PHOTOS: Being Mary Jane Hollywood Premiere
Written by Princess Manasseh 31 December 2013
WORKING WOMEN: “Being Mary Jane” Creator & EP, Mara Brock Akil, Gabrielle Union and Debra Lee Photo Courtesy of BET  POWER COUPLES: Husband and Wife teams Magic and Cookie Johnson and Mara ... read more >>
Being Mary Jane Premiere Lands in North Hollywood
Written by Princess Manasseh 31 December 2013
WINTER WHITE: Gabrielle Union Stuns in White Jumpsuit at the “Being Mary Jane” Premiere Screening in Los Angeles on December 16, 2013 Photo Courtesy of BET BET tries something new with a breakout ... read more >>
Lula Washington Presents Annual Kwanzaa Celebration Performance
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2013
Lula Washington Dance Theatre (LWDT) presents its annual Kwanzaa celebration dance concerts Friday and Saturday, Dec. 27 & 28 at 8 pm; and Sunday, Dec. 29 @ 3 pm. The performances will take place ... read more >>
VIDEO: Hill Harper Toy Drive Red Carpet Interviews
Written by Princess Manasseh 19 December 2013
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PHOTOS: Celebrities on the Toy Drive Red Carpet
Written by Princess Manasseh 19 December 2013
Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway sports her unwrapped toy on the red carpet Photo: Curtis Sabir Supporting his good friends hosts Hill Harper and Nate Parker, actor Boris Kodjoe attends the 6th annual ... read more >>
A Toy Drive Hollywood Style
Written by Princess Manasseh 19 December 2013
Hill Harper takes to the red carpet with two of the toys he’s donating for his 6th annual Manifest Your Destiny Toy Drive Photo: Curtis Sabir The 6th Annual Manifest Your Destiny Toy Drive Rocks the ... read more >>
Center of Hope Brings the Jazz
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 12 December 2013
Very few things can breach more barrios and cross more divided lines than music,  and at the First Church of God, Center of Hope’s 3rd Annual Gospel Jazz Fest, artists  from lands spanning the ... read more >>
Entertainers Remember Nelson Mandela’s Life in Film and Music Hollywood continues to honor the South African Leader
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer 12 December 2013
South African Leader Nelson Mandela who fought for justice and equality passed December 5, 2013.  Former South Africa President Nelson Mandela’s passed December 5. He leaves behind a political and ... read more >>
Nia Long Hosts An Evening of Style
Written by Princess Manasseh Sentinel Contributing Writer 05 December 2013
Actress Nia Long at the Lincoln "Evening of Style" event in front of the all new 2015 Lincoln MKC PHOTO: Courtesy of Lincoln    On the eve of the LA Auto Show, Lincoln Motor Company and Automotive ... read more >>
VIDEO: Sheryl Lee Ralph Interview
Written by Super User 12 November 2013
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VIDEO: Taste of Soul Family Festival 2013-OFFICIAL VIDEO
Written by Super User 06 November 2013
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Kerry Washington, Star of Scandal, is Pregnant
Written by Blair Adams Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 06 November 2013
    Actress Kerry Washington (Courtesy Photo) Rumors are flying around the entertainment industry that Kerry Washington, star of the hit ABC series “Scandal”, is pregnant with her first child.   Sources ... read more >>
Bishop Jones Answers Critics; Defends His Role in ‘Preachers of L.A.’
Written by Cory Alexander Haywood 06 November 2013
It’s no secret that a large sector of the Christian community doesn’t approve of Oxygen’s new, controversial reality show, “Preachers of LA.”  Like moths to a flame, scores of viewers tuned ... read more >>

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