Ruben Studdard Digs Deep for Soulful Sam Cooke Classic
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Ruben Studdard Digs Deep for Soulful Sam Cooke Classic

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) If anyone’s been asking whatever happened to Ruben…

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Bill Cosby’s Supporters, Detractors Argue His Case in the Court of Public Opinion
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Bill Cosby’s Supporters, Detractors Argue His Case in the Court of Public Opinion

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) The arguments go back and forth. Detractors…

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Film Review: Lowriders
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Film Review: Lowriders

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) Rarely do urban tales balance authenticity with solid…

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Fashion: How to Choose the Right Look for Any Occasion
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Fashion: How to Choose the Right Look for Any Occasion

By Delaney George (Data News Weekly/NNPA Member) Fashion is not just the clothes, the hair,…

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Film Review: Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
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Film Review: Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “My music is the spiritual expression of what…

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Film Review: T2 Trainspotting
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Film Review: T2 Trainspotting

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “Trainspotting” was a breakthrough film back in 1996.…

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Film Review: I Called Him Morgan
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Film Review: I Called Him Morgan

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) Bee Bop. Jazz. The 1950s and 1960s were…

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“We Are Family” Singer Joni Sledge Died of Natural Causes
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“We Are Family” Singer Joni Sledge Died of Natural Causes

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Joni Sledge, the second eldest sister in…

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An Opera in Jazz: Terence Blanchard’s “Champion”
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An Opera in Jazz: Terence Blanchard’s “Champion”

By K.P. Williams Pop, Rock, Jazz, and Classical. These are all separate genres of music.…

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Big Black Oscar Wins: “Moonlight,” Viola Davis, Mahershala Ali Take Home Oscars
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Big Black Oscar Wins: “Moonlight,” Viola Davis, Mahershala Ali Take Home Oscars

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During an unexpected made-for-Hollyood moment, “Moonlight,” a film…

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