A casual look at the last year of superhero films reveals that the genre is in desperate need of revitalization. Outside of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, it was the weakest year for the genre since the first Avengers took the box office by storm. From The Flash, Ant-Man […] The post Why We Need More Black Superheroes On The Big Screen appeared first on NewsOne.

Bub B, II Trill Rap-A-Lot/Asylum Being born and raised in Brooklyn during the 80s I came late to UGK’s Texas Tea party. But with the lack of real substance in mainstream hip-hop nowadays I’ll fly to Mars to get a proper fix. On his second solo CD, II Trill, UGK’s Bun B (ne’ Bernard Freeman) […]

In 2007 Niatia Jessica Kirkland, aka Lil Mama, almost single-handedly held down the female voice in mainstream hip-hop. Her catchy, chap-repelling lead single, “Lip Gloss,” peaked at #10 on the Billboard Hot 100 and made Rollingstone’s list of the 100 Best Songs of 2007. Her debut CD Voice of The Young People is in stores […]

Hip-hop needs to grow up. At least that’s what producer 9th Wonder is hoping. With their second collaborative project, The Formula, now in stores Buckshot and 9th Wonder feel they are contributing to a movement for a new designation in music: Adult Contemporary Hip-Hop.

Kelly Rowland regains her fierceness in Milan…while Miss J. Alexander was caught sippin’ some latte…and Jermaine Dupri celebrates his birthday! Check the latest from your favorite celebs here!

Ironically, Kim Kardashian, the reality TV star with the famous assets, doesn’t know how to work with what she’s got. Kardashian is a contestant on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” this season and she is looking a little nervous out there. The star admits that she doesn’t know how to move it and that everyone […]

Peep the “MIRACLE AT ST. ANNA” premiere and if STEVE HARVEY is still bald. Check the latest from your favorite celebs here!

Soul is much more than just a genre of music. For veterans like Raphael Saadiq, it’s a state of mind. The Oakland, California native has been 1987 since his days as frontman for funky R&B trio Tony! Toni! Tone!. Since then, Saadiq has crafted three solo albums, including his recently released The Way I See […]

Omar Epps gets in all the Emmy action! Check the latest from your favorite celebs here!

Just in time for ‘Lakeview Terrace’ The Urban Daily has put together a tribute to the red hot actress. Find out Why We Love Kerry Washington!

Nothing ends a two-year hiatus like chocolate martinis, fondue fountains and an exclusive rooftop performance. R&B singer Avant recently took a select few from "Separated," "Makin' Good Love," and "Don't Say No, Just Say Yes" to "Lie About Us," yet-to-be released material and more.