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.

  The name Isley has been synonymous with musical excellence for more than four decades. Singer, songwriter and record producer Ronald Isley has given the world more than his share of classic songs both as a soloist and with his literal band of brothers The Isleys. While Mr. Isley could easily sit back and marvel […]

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“Everybody in there treated me like a king,” Ron Isley said about his three-year stint in prison for tax evasion. “I sang for the guy. I met my best friend. I can’t even explain how good it was.” Watch the video below to see Ron talk about his upcoming album and what to expect from […]

Life is a cycle. We go through pain to become more appreciative of the joy in our lives. Nobody understands that concept more than Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins. She has experienced her fair share of pain in the last few years. She’s had to contend with the swine flu, a brain tumor, and an ongoing bout with Sickle Cell […]

For nearly six decades, Ron Isley has woven himself into the fabric of soul music. The Cincinnati’s  native son got his start recording with his brothers as The Isley Brothers in 1959. From then on, Isley has enjoyed the highs and lows of being a legendary entertainer. From being the only artist to have a […]

Stars in the 1970s looked far out, from Funkadelic Parliament, Stevie Wonder and his Applejack to Ron Isley’s colorful jump suits. Take a look back at the decade that shaped many young artists to come. Times were wild and self expression reigned in this decade. But what do they look like now? Check it out: […]

Last night the 2010 Soul Train Awards aired on Centric after being taped earlier this month.

Ron Isley’s stint in prison didn’t hamper his desire to release new music.