COVID-19

Houston, TX —  Renowned gospel singer, Earnest Pugh, best-known for Billboard No. 1 hits such as “Rain on Us” and “I Need Your Glory,” has returned from the brink of death. Last summer, he was in a Houston area veteran’s hospital battling a severe case of COVID-19. He was on a ventilator for ten days. […]

LEBANON, Tenn., June 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® today launches its new Care It Forward initiative to amplify care and connection as the country emerges from a year of social isolation. Rooted in the company’s history of caring for employees and guests like family, the effort aims to both demonstrate and inspire acts of care. Cracker Barrel […]

CHICAGO, Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As older adults anxiously await vaccines to protect them, African American/Black, Latino and Asian American older adults in Chicago and statewide are getting sick and dying of COVID-19 at rates much higher than their share of the population, according to new data from AARP Illinois, the Chicago Urban League, The Resurrection Project and Asian […]

New York – February 9, 2021 – Sixteen-time GRAMMY-winning artist, songwriter and producer Kirk Franklin and Sony Music Entertainment today announced the launch of “Good Words with Kirk Franklin,” a new podcast series that welcomes people from every cross section of life who seek inspiration and empowerment. Through intimate conversations exploring faith, redemption, and the realities […]

NEW YORK, NY January 26, 2021 — Today, BET and media mogul Tyler Perry announced an exclusive news special, “COVID-19 Vaccine and the Black Community A Tyler Perry Special,” premiering Thursday, January 28, at 9 PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her. In the midst of a world health crisis, Perry sits down with top medical experts Carlos del Rio, MD Executive Associate […]

MIAMI, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — COVID Vaccines: Ask the Experts, a one-hour Virtual Town Hall is offering the public around the country an opportunity to ask and get answers to their questions about COVID-19 and the vaccines, LIVE on January 27th at 7 PM EST. This unique event will be available @AllHealthGo’s Facebook and YouTube pages and streamed on www.allhealthtv.com.

(Black PR Wire) Comedian Dave Chappelle tested positive for the coronavirus just before his comedy show scheduled for Thursday, forcing his upcoming appearances to be canceled, a spokeswoman said. Chappelle was expected to perform Thursday through Sunday at Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater in Austin, Texas. Those shows have been canceled and Chappelle is quarantining, his […]

(Black PR Wire) COVID-19 vaccination will help protect you from getting COVID-19. You may have some side effects, which are normal signs that your body is building protection. These side effects may affect your ability to do daily activities, but they should go away in a few days. Common side effects On the arm where […]

Source: Bishop TD Jakes / Bishop TD JakesDALLAS, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Approximately 40% of Americans say they will not take the COVID-19 vaccine, with many expressing concerns about possible side effects. In an effort to better inform and enlighten the public about the COVID-19 vaccine, global spiritual leader Bishop T.D. Jakes has brought together several of the […]

NASHVILLE, TN) – December 24, 2020 – Entertainment One (eOne) and JamesTown Music announce the release of JJ Hairston 11th album, Not Holding Back. The 12-track ensemble seeks to provide hope, healing and inspiration for all post the Pandemic of COVID-19. Hairston’s Not Holding Back devotional book will be available in late January 2021. The album Not Holding Back will be available for purchase on all major digital […]

(NASHVILLE, TN) – December 4, 2020 – Today, Entertainment One (eOne) and JamesTown Music announce the release of JJ Hairston 11th album, Not Holding Back. The 12-track ensemble seeks to provide hope, healing and inspiration for all post the Pandemic of COVID-19. Hairston’s Not Holding Back devotional book will be available in late January 2021. The album Not Holding Back will be available for purchase on all major digital […]

Sheilah Belle “The Belle” presents Stellar Award recognition to the Virginia Aires on being nominated for Quartet Group of the Year 2020 Hampton Roads, Virginia (October 25, 2020) – The Virginia Aires, known for their impeccable harmonies and heart felt tunes having been singing together for over thirty years. They are known for putting a […]