(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– ESSENCE, the number one media, technology and commerce company serving Black women, unveils its upcoming September Global Fashion Issue cover featuring tennis great, entrepreneur and style icon Serena Williams in a way that fans have never seen her before! Williams is resplendent from beginning to end in the story, […]

Boxing legend Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker was killed Sunday night after being hit by a car in Virginia Beach.

Throughout his career, Okerlund brought the world some of wrestling’s most memorable moments.

According to recent report, Music Legend and icon Aretha Franklin is reportedly “gravely ill”. Franklin who is 76-year-old along with her family are all asking for prayer at this time as well as privacy. The family has reportedly gathered by he side in Detroit to say they final goodbyes. Franklin’s last performance was during the […]

Source: Afro Newspaper/Gado / GettyJoe Jackson, the head of the Jackson clan once said to push his children to succeed beyond their limits and the father of Michael, Janet and their eight siblings and the architect of the Jackson 5, has died, according to TMZ. He was 89. Jackson died early Wednesday morning in Los Angeles reportedly […]

At 70, Muhammad Ali is "still the greatest" to friends and admirers worldwide.

Etta James' longtime friend and manager Lupe De Leon says the singer has been released from a Southern California hospital and is back at home with her family.

PHOENIX-Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been rushed to the hospital after shifting in and out of consciousness according to a report from Radar Online. Ali, who is 69 has suffered from Parkinsons diseases for more than thirty years was at taken from his wife’s home in Paradise Valley, Arizona, to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center […]

PHILADELPHIA — Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier has liver cancer and is under hospice care. The 67-year-old boxer was diagnosed four or five weeks ago, Frazier’s personal and business manager said Saturday. Leslie Wolff told The Associated Press that doctors have not yet told Frazier how long he has to live. “We have medical experts […]

Gospel music’s legendary Clark Sister with the jazzy vocals, the high octane energy on stage, fabulously funky fashions and the churchy midas touch on everything she touches Dorinda Clark Cole has officially announced her decision to sign with Light Records. Via:  http://thebuzzcincy.com The highly respected member of the famed Grammy Award-winning family The Clark Sisters […]