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.

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It’s barely been two weeks since Kim Kardashian confirmed to the world that she and husband Kanye West are expecting their second child, but there’s already speculation as to the sex of baby number 2. In the days since Mrs. Yeezy’s grand announcement, several reports have claimed that she’s pregnant with twins, while others claim to […]


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RELATED:  HBCU Alums Tell How MLK & Nelson Mandela Inspired Them [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] For the next part of our “Martin & Mandela” Black History Month tribute we go to Philadelphia, PA and Washington, D.C. to  speak with visitors at the MLK Memorial in Washington, D.C. and have them explain why it’s important to keep his legacy, […]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was initiated into Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc on June 22, 1952 while studying at Boston University. The Fraternity was instrumental in the creation and funding of the MLK National Memorial Washington, D.C. To celebrate what would have been the Civil Rights icon’s 85th birthday, members of Alpha performed a […]

  In the new comedy “Identity Thief” rapper T.I. plays a gun-toting mercenary named Julian who is hot on the trail of scam artist Diana (Melissa McCarthy) and her reluctant travel companion Sandy Patterson (Jason Bateman). The timing of the film piggybacks on the release of his eighth studio album, “Trouble Man: Heavy Is The […]


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is a Nobel Peace Prize winner, Civil rights revolutionary, inspirational speaker, national treasure, martyr, leader… and the face of 2 for 1 drink specials! What’s wrong with this picture? Now it’s true, Black people have never shied away from the chance to blame it on the boogie. In fact, I’d […]

In 2004 50 Cent pocketed a reported $60 Million in his lucrative Vitamin Water deal with Glacéau.  Several years later he’s still looking for ways to make a quick buck. Whether he lives to spend this next check is another story. Fanning the flames of this dubious beef between 50 and Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Billionaire entrepreneur […]

Entertainment, Music

Imagine the detached charm of Jimi Hendrix and the sultry croon of D’Angelo cocktailed into a 6’4 slight, deep cocoa brown man from Austin Texas. Sounds a bit enigmatic, right? So is everything else about Gary Clark Jr. His music is intoxicating. After five independent albums, Clark is on the eve of his major label […]