Legendary African-American publication Ebony Magazine has found itself in some hot water following its “Scandal Issue.” The magazine is being sued by Leon Isaac Kennedy, the former husband of 70s bombshell Jayne Kennedy. Leon Isaac Kennedy, his ex-wife’s former manager turned evangelist, is suing the magazine because in their “Scandal Issue,” they made mention of […]

As we previously reported, Ebony magazine paid tribute to Trayvon Martin with four different covers of their September 2013 issue.  However, some dim members of the population took offense to the move by the 68-year-old publication for African-Americans. Conservative aggregator Twitchy.com took issue with Ebony and those looking to repeal Stand Your Ground laws with […]

  The murder of Trayvon Martin has left an indelible mark on Black America. As we continue to fight for justice, Ebony Magazine previewed their special four-cover edition of their September issue. On newsstands August 6th, Ebony Magazine named the issue “We Are Trayvon.” Three of the covers feature celebrity men in hoodies with their […]

  If it feels like comedian Kevin Hart is a tad overexposed lately, you haven’t seen anything yet.  The “Real Husbands Of Hollywood” star is fresh off a hosting gig for “SNL” and has followed through with a movie trailer and magazine cover to boot. In the trailer for his upcoming film, “Let Me Explain,” […]

Kerry Washington continues her media blitz on the cover of the new Ebony Magazine.  Among other topics, The “Scandal” and “Django Unchained” star discusses the duality of playing a high powered politico and a slave in the same time frame. Washington on Broomhilda and characters connection: “[Olivia] is the answer to Broomhilda’s prayers…I’m grateful that […]

With the year nearing its end, companies are taking the time out to acknowledge those who have left an indelible mark on the world. Ebony is doing just that. The media titan will celebrate its first Power 100 Gala. While Ebony celebrates the 100 people who they feel best represents the word “power,” their headlining […]

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This musical dynamic duo should “motivate” you to hit the gym! Kelly Rowland and Trey Songz grace the cover of EBONY Magazine’s “Sexy Issue”: Kelly and Trey headline a list of EBONY’s “50 Finest List”–a roster of the sexiest celebrities from music, entertainment and sports. Rihanna, Beyonce, Lenny Kravitz are included in the mix. EBONY’s […]

Leave it to Samuel L. Jackson to keep it real.  In an interview with Ebony Magazine, the actor has no shame in his game that he voted for President Obama because of his race: “I voted for Barack because he was black,” Jackson revealed. “‘Cuz that’s why other folks vote for other people — because […]

Heroism has never looked so sexy!  The cast of the upcoming action-adventure flick Red Tails grace the cover of the February issue of Ebony Magazine.  Cuba Gooding Jr. and Terrence Howard lead a cast of the best and brightest in Black Hollywood including Nate Parker, David Oyelowo  and R&B singer Ne-Yo.  Red Tails tells the […]

Ebony Magazine rings in the holiday with their December/January cover girl, Jennifer Hudson.  The actress/singer looking svelte in a ruched blue dress, addressed rumors concerning her recent weight loss.  Jennifer says: “I am going to finally address that size-zero thing that Joy [Behar] said on The View. Hell I wasn’t even on the show. I […]

Soul sister Jill Scott, has lost a whopping 50 pounds and looks amazing(as she does always)! Jill covered Ebony Magazine’s June issue in a tan leather and optimistic smile. She talks about “brutal breakup [and] her bright future.” Connect With Jill Scott Fans Here! Jill Scott Takes Over The Monique Show Jill Scott: “I Hope […]

Between shooting down rumors that she is playing Aretha Franklin in her biopic, having her movie Frankie & Alice pushed back indefinitely and fighting for custody of her daughter, Halle Berry has had an auspicious start to 2011. She hopes to turn her fortunes around in the March issue of Ebony magazine. In the cover […]