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Jody Watley… the Gold Standard of Artistry
September 29, 2022
Jody Watley is the gold standard of artistry. A brilliant songwriter, artist, entrepreneur, producer, and visionary. When you visit Jody Watley YouTube Channel, experience “All Things Jody Watley,” including concert features, interviews of the Grammy Award-winning artist and more.   ... read more »
Meet The New Respects
September 29, 2022
Performing together as adolescence, The New Respects is a Nashville-based soul/pop/rock band set to uplift audiences with their throwback sound and catchy hooks. ... read more »
Grammy Award- Winning Rapper, Coolio Dies at 59
September 28, 2022
Grammy Award-winng artist, Artis Leon Ivey Jr., better known as Coolio, has passed away.  ... read more »
Pharoah Sanders, Jazz Saxophone Great, Dies at 81
September 25, 2022
Pharoah Sanders, the saxophonist and jazz great who played with John Coltrane and released more than 30 albums, has died. He was 81. ... read more »
Michael J. Payton the Filmmaker Behind BET’s The Murder Inc Story
September 22, 2022
Filmmaker Michael J.  Payton, an Oakland, California native, attended San Francisco State University and earned his Bachelor’s degree in radio and television broadcasting.  ... read more »
Living the ‘Sweet Life’
September 22, 2022
Jerrold Smith II is a Los Angeles multi-hyphenate who may be a familiar face to you. Best known for his most recent on-screen credits in HBO Max’s original series, Sweet Life: Los Angeles, and Netflix’s outbreak competition series, Floor is Lava, his work doesn’t stop just stop there. ... read more »
Royale Coalition’s ‘On the Line’ is now Oscar-Qualified 
September 22, 2022
Creators of the production company, Royal Coalition celebrate their latest win, their film “On the Line” is officially Oscar qualified.  ... read more »
Wallis Annenberg Center Presents ‘Motown: Celebrating The Music, The Magic, The Love’
September 15, 2022
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents the world premiere of “Motown: Celebrating the Music, the Magic, the Love” on Saturday, October 1, at 7 pm, at The Wallis’ Bram Goldsmith Theater, 9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd. in Beverly Hills. ... read more »
Meet Zion Broadnax
September 15, 2022
Meet Zion Broadnax—the eleven-year-old star who’s on the road to becoming a whirlwind sensation in the entertainment industry.  ... read more »
Upcoming Event:  ‘Loss, Life, & Love’ festival happening in Leimert Park 
September 15, 2022
From Sept. 22-24, the Leimert Park Village will host the Reimagine’s Loss, Life, & Love festival.  ... read more »
Karen Bass for Mayor Campaign Gains Support From Culture and Entertainment Leaders
September 15, 2022
Democratic Congresswoman Karen Bass is building a coalition across every neighborhood in Los Angeles. ... read more »
Jury Gets R. Kelly’s Child Pornography and Trial-Fixing Case
September 15, 2022
Jurors began deliberating on Tuesday, Sept. 13, at R. Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago, sorting through a month of evidence and arguments on charges accusing the singer of producing child pornography, enticing minors for sex and rigging his 2008 child porn trial. ... read more »
‘Veils’ Takes Center Stage at Nate Holden Performing Arts Center
September 15, 2022
The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) has teamed with Restoration Stage of Washington, DC to bring the popular musical, “Veils,” to the Los Angeles area for a short run at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center. ... read more »
Rapper PnB Rock Slain in South Los Angeles Restaurant
September 15, 2022
A search was continuing on Sept. 13 for the person who gunned down rapper PnB Rock inside a well-known South Los Angeles restaurant, with police saying a social media post apparently led the attacker to the eatery to rob the singer of his jewelry. ... read more »
‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ — The Editors Speak
September 10, 2022
If you love to laugh (and, I do) then you are already a fan of HBO’s "A Black Lady Sketch Show" created by Robin Thede. The L.A. Sentinel recently spoke with the show's award-winning editors - Stephanie Filo, Taylor Mason, Bradinn French, and Robyn Wilson. ... read more »

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