About Donya Blaze

WATCH THIS VIDEO ON YOUTUBE “I’m a classic man. You can be mean when you look this clean…” When Jidenna sings those lines to his bubbling hit “Classic Man,” they’re more than just words. For this citizen of the world (he has roots in Nigeria, Boston, and California), a man’s presentation really is everything. “I believe the outer […]


WATCH THIS VIDEO ON YOUTUBE In our new video series, “Style Guy’d”, The Urban Daily speaks to stylish men about how they create their looks. In this episode, R&B star Luke James reveals how confidence, strength and a good ol’ white tee are his essentials. MORE FROM THE URBAN DAILY: Why Sebastian Mikael Calls His Fashion Style “Ghetto […]


Confession: we’re totally not getting the Yung Berg thing — at all. Why are women continuing to worship at his altar of mediocrity? Watch this week’s episode of “The Daily Cray” as we present a few more rappers that reality chicks might want to throw ‘bows for instead. WATCH MORE VIDEOS FROM “THE DAILY CRAY”: Steve […]


Steve Harvey is a radio personality, author of several books, host of “Family Feud,” and apparently wise enough to earn an invite to “Oprah’s Life Class” earlier this year. But, alas, such accomplishments are not enough for the comedian — now, he wants people to refer to him as “Big Pimpin.” Watch the latest episode of The Daily […]


In today’s episode of The Daily Cray, we take a look at the tragic case that is Donna Goudeau, the Texas woman who is now a star thanks to a video of her being arrested hit the ‘Net. Watch the video to see why, sometimes, watching a few episodes of “Law & Order” every now and […]

In the latest episode of “The Daily Cray,” we look at a case ofcrazy-ass-boyfriend syndrome in Chicago. Check what happened when one delusional dude stepped to President Obama and quickly got his ass handed to him. MORE NEWS ON THE URBAN DAILY: The Daily Cray: WTF Is Up With Beyonce’s Barbie Doll Bangs? The Daily Cray: Which […]

Beyonce’s latest hairdo has The Daily Cray — and the Internet — quite confused. Watch the video to find out why.

Today on The Daily Cray, our very own Ariel Cherie takes on the latest example of Columbusing in pop culture: a group of golfers who claim they “invented” hip-hop’s latest dance craze.

Historically black colleges and universities are a cornerstone of the black community and the American education system. There are still 105 HBCUs operating today. Their value…

As we reflect on today’s King holiday and the upcoming Black History Month, it’s important not only to remember what our civil rights heroes did for the world, but also how each of us can take their philosophies even further. For Spelman alum Chelsea Williams, that means using her background in financial services to mentor […]

To high acclaim, President Barack Obama renewed the White House Initiative on Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in 2010. The initiative proposed nearly $100…