Saturday, March 17, 2018
Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley & Elizabeth Taylor Top the Bill for the “Legends of Hollywood & Music Auction”
Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley & Elizabeth Taylor Top the Bill for the “Legends of Hollywood & Music Auction” ... read more / view event »
Minnesota judge cancels Universal deal with Prince estate
July 20, 2017
A Minnesota judge ruled Thursday that Universal Music Group should be released from a music rights deal with Prince's estate. ... read more »
This Week In Black History (June 1st – June 7th)
June 8, 2017
Iconic physician, surgeon and medical researcher, Charles R. Drew was born in Washington, D.C. ... read more / view gallery »
Notable Deaths  2016
December 28, 2016
  Billy Paul (file photo) Jazz and soul singer Billy Paul known for his No. 1 hit ballad “Philadelphia Soul” and “Me and Mrs. Jones,” died after battling with cancer. ... read more »
The Black Movie Soundtrack II at the Hollywood Bowl – Spectacular!
September 8, 2016
  On Wednesday, August 31, 2016, at the famed Hollywood Bowl – Kenneth ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Charlie Wilson, Marcus Miller, Gladys Knight, Common, Philip Bailey, Lalah Hathaway, ... read more »
ESSENCE Festival to Honor Prince with New Orleans-Themed Tribute‏
June 28, 2016
ESSENCE Festival had a very special relationship with Prince, who headlined our 20th anniversary event in 2014 with a performance that was truly legendary. And like the rest of the world, we shed purple tears after his passing in April. ... read more »
A Season and A Time – A Tribute To Prince Rogers Nelson
May 19, 2016
Scripture: Ecclesiastes 3:1-13 The world was shocked on April 21, when news that the iconic artist known as Prince had died. Some thought that it was another social media hoax until it was confirmed by the national news outlets. ... read more »
Prince guitar to be auctioned in Beverly Hills
May 18, 2016
A bright yellow, uniquely shaped guitar used by Prince to perform such tunes as ``Cream'' and ``Gett Off'' is going up for auction ... read more »
Attorney: Grandchild of Prince’s half brother could be heir
May 18, 2016
Attorney Michael Padden says a man who's been widely described as Prince's half brother, Duane Nelson, had a son, who in turn had a child could be an heir ... read more »
Prince’s family planning memorial to late music superstar
May 11, 2016
Prince's family members say they are planning an official memorial service to say goodbye to the late music superstar ... read more »
Prince is being added to the Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame
May 11, 2016
Apollo's Walk of Fame honorees receive a plaque beneath the theater's famous marquee ... read more »
Stevie Wonder, Faith Evans, Aloe Blacc, Detrick Haddon and More Pay Tribute to Prince amongst Thousands at City Hall
May 11, 2016
The eclectic crowd of old and new generations alike appeared as sea of purple ... read more »
Stevie Wonder Pays Tribute to Prince at City Hall in Los Angeles
May 10, 2016
Stevie Wonder, Aloe Blacc, Deitrick Haddon, Faith Evans, The Time, and more pay tribute to musical icon Prince at City Hall in Los Angeles Los Angeles Sentinel Danny Bakewell Sr. - Executive Producer Brandon I. Brooks - Producer Reporter/Film Photographer/Editor: Brittany K. Jackson ... read more / watch video »
Prince death investigation focuses on flight, drugs, doctor
May 4, 2016
Authorities are investigating whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing drugs for the musician in the weeks before he was found dead at his suburban Minneapolis home. A guide to the latest developments: ... read more »
Purple Reign Prince Rogers Nelson, Dead at 57
April 28, 2016
There are moments that mark us. Those are the moments where you remember exactly where you were and what you were doing when you heard the news. On Thursday, April 21, 2016, we heard the news that Prince Rogers Nelson had died at his Paisley Park home and studio in Chanhassan, Minnesota (about 20 miles outside Minneapolis). He was 57 years young. ... read more »


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