(In photo: Byron Cage, The Belle and Bishop Hezekiah Walker) By Sheilah Belle Cincinnati, Ohio — I Hear Music In The Air 2011 delivered a seamless three day convention that offered something for everyone.  Founder and Visionary, Tracey Artis pulled together some of the industry’s top leaders, billboard charting artists and brightest minds in the Gospel […]

by Sheilah Belle “The Vickie Winans Show”, A Weekly Variety Program, Will Debut Fall 2011 The Word Network, the largest African-American religious television network on the globe, is excited to announce the addition of multi-Grammy Award nominated gospel music legend Vickie Winans to its television family. Winans’ new weekly variety and magazine program, “The Vickie […]

CNN and Fox News are reporting that Donald Trump will no longer run for the presidency in 2012. The announcement doesn’t come as a shock to many after the whole birther controversy with President Obama left egg on the real estate mogul’s face. In the last few weeks, Trump has seen the public warm to […]

It seems like every week Real Time with Bill Maher host Bill Maher has an interesting new name for President Obama that sparks some controversy. What makes this even more interesting is that Maher is a liberal and an Obama supporter, but many still feel some of the names he coins the president are racist […]

Today we celebrate the 45th birthday of pop superstar Janet Jackson. The youngest child of the Jackson family, she began her career with the variety television series The Jacksons in 1976 and went on to appear in other television shows throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, including Good Times and Fame. She is ranked by […]

Many celebrities and public figures are taking to Twitter to announce very personal things happening in their lives. The latest is CNN anchor Don Lemon who recently tweeted that he’s gay to his close to 90,000 followers. Lemon said that while many of his close friends and colleagues knew, he was still a bit scared […]

Kirk Franklin has released the official music video for his hit single “I Smile,” and you’ve come to the right place to get an exclusive look at the production. The video includes cameos from Mary Mary, Jill Scott, Donnie McClurkin, Terry Vaughn, Kirk’s wife Tammy and more PraiseRichmond.com presents the the world premiere of Kirk […]

Will Smith is upsetting NYC neighbors and Mayor Bloomberg with his 3-story “Men In Black 3″trailer. The trailer is 1,500 square feet and “has a lounge, marble floors, offices for his assistants and a movie room with a 100-inch screen. It measures about 53 feet long, has 22 wheels and weighs in at around 30 […]

It is being reported that the sexual coercion lawsuits against Bishop Eddie Long of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church are likely to be tried publicly, rather than settled out of court as it was initially thought. The Root reports: Settlement discussions between the prosperity preacher and the four young men who have filed civil […]

Oprah Winfrey officially has a street named after her. The mayor of Chicago, Richard M. Daley, changed the name of the 100 block of North Carpenter Avenue, where her HARPO Studio sits, to Oprah Winfrey Way. Is there anything this woman can’t do? During the ceremony yesterday, Oprah said, “That’s better than an Oscar or […]

from: thebuzzcincy.com This morning, comedian Paul Mooney called in the TJMS this morning to chat with the crew. He had a lot on his mind from Osama Bin Laden being killed to the outrage people have over the rapper Common performing at the White House. Listen below to hear the raw, uncut and complete conversation. […]

Today is Stevie Wonder’s 61st birthday. Among Wonder’s best known works are singles such as “Superstition,” “Sir Duke,” “I Wish” and “I Just Called to Say I Love You”. Well known albums also include Talking Book, Innervisions and Songs in the Key of Life. He has recorded more than thirty U.S. top ten hits and […]