Celebrities react to Jussie Smollett’s charges being dropped

    Photo: ABC News   Jussie Smollett charges are now dropped. The "Empire" actor had 16 felony disorderly conduct charges dropped following Smollett being accused of orchestrating his own homophobic and racist attack against himself on January 29 in Chicago. The news came Tuesday and Cook County State Attorney's Office said the decision was made after reviewing

Rap group None Before on signing Roc Nation Equity Distribution Deal

    Photo: Provided by None Before   The south is known for many things that impact the music and entertainment industry. One notable quality is that the south continues to generate new waves of MC’s such as South Carolina duo None Before who has now made their official stamp in the music industry

The musical journey of singer Shirley Murdock to air on TV One’s “Unsung”

    Photo: Provided by Shirley Murdock   Shirley Murdock, the soulful songstress from Toledo, Ohio, is best known for her hit single “As We Lay” and singing the background vocals on the classic love ballad “Computer Love” by Zapp & Roger. Her journey into superstardom will be televised for the world to see

Actress Tetona Jackson on breakout role in BET’s “Boomerang”

    Photo: On Mogul   It’s been 27 years since Boomerang captivated audiences with its romantic storyline. The tale is of ad executive Marcus Graham played by Eddie Murphy, the incomparable comedian, and actor, who is indeed the ladies man. The drama classic has now turned into a BET series since it’s 1992

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin charged in college admissions cheating scheme

    Photo: Variety   Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman are among dozens facing federal charges for a college admission cheating scandal. Others charged in the case include nine coaches, two SAT/ACT administrators, an exam proctor and a CEO who admitted he wanted to help wealthy families get their kids into elite colleges.   Investigators claimed that

‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 counts of disorderly conduct

    Photo: Variety   Update: Last time I reported on this story, evidence suggested that “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett allegedly orchestrated his own homophobic and racist attack.   According to Chicago Police, Smollett paid Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo and Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo $3,500 to stage an attack on him Jan.29. because he wasn't pleased with his salary

Actress Victoria Rowell talks life after “The Young & The Restless,” death of co-star Kristoff St. John

    Photo: Provided by Victoria Rowell   Victoria Rowell is best known for her role as Drucilla Winters on the number one daytime television show “The Young and The Restless” from 1990 until her final appearance in 2007. Her character, a once runaway teen who later transitions into a supermodel and becomes the wife of Neil Winters

Radio stations pull Michael Jackson’s music following ‘Leaving Neverland’ documentary

    Photo: The Grapevine - The Root   The premiere of HBO’s Leaving Neverland at Sundance Film Festival in January has resurfaced allegations of sexual abuse from the late pop icon Michael Jackson. The two-part HBO documentary details Wade Robson and James Safechuck claiming alleged sexual abuse from Jackson.   The documentary has led to a