Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, has died

The Queen of Soul has passed away today. Words cannot express what Aretha Franklin has meant to me and the world. Her soulful voice, the music, the songs. Some of my favorite songs that Aretha sang was “Respect” “Daydreaming” and “Natural Woman.” Franklin died at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit, surrounded by family…

Three’s A Crowd

A few weeks ago I happen to catch a interview of Teyana Taylor Shumpert interview  with Angie Martinez where she shared that she have threesomes with her husband Iman Shumpert. This topic has always intrigued me. I believe in keeping things sexy in your marriage with your husband. However, I think you are inviting trouble…

What Awes You?

  The last two months of my life has been a chaotic whirlwind. I was in a car accident where thank God no one was harmed, but my car was totaled. I left my job after close to eleven years and started a new job. In addition to my new job, I will start teaching…

Your Ultimate Summer Cookout Playlist

  Summer is here and if you like to entertain as much as I do then you will need Good Music in order to have the ultimate summer cook out. I have a diverse taste in music as well as my friends and family. I have curated the ultimate summer playlist. Whether your hitting the…

Dame Dash to Lee Daniels….. Where’s my 2 million dollars?

Rap Mogul Dame Dash confronted movie producer Lee Daniels at a Diana Ross show at the Hollywood Bowl last week. The confrontation between the two men was over 2 million dollars that Dash alleges that Lee owes to him. According to Dash, he loaned Daniels two million dollars for previous projects (The Woodsmen, Precious, The…

Shots Fired: Introducing Celebrity Photographer Sham Abdo

  Celebrity photographer Sham Abdo is taking the entertainment and fashion world by storm. The 26-year-old Oakland, CA.  native decided to pursue his lifelong passion, Photography. I had the chance to speak with Abdo to discuss his love of photography, influences, and what makes a memorable photo. I was curious to find out what led…

Michelle Obama reveals cover for upcoming memoir ‘BECOMING’

Our fabulous forever First Lady Michelle Obama just revealed the cover of her upcoming memoir, “BECOMING.” Leading up to the release of the book cover, Obama has been sharing never-before-seen photos from her childhood in the South Side of Chicago, all the way through her time in the White House. We can’t wait to read…

Michael B Jordan covers June issue of Essence Magazine

Michael B. Jordan star continues to rise. He is on a roll after in starring as Eric Kill-monger in “Black Panther.” Jordan is set to star in the HBO drama ‘Fahrenheit 451,’ which premieres on May 19th. Thereafter, he continues shooting ‘Creed 2’ (due in theaters later this year). In the meanwhile though, peep the trailer…

Met Gala 2018: Favorite looks on the Red Carpet

The annual Met Ball Gala brought out all the A-list celebrities for the charity ball. This year, Amal Clooney, Rihanna, and Donatella Versace will all serve as cohosts to Vogue’s editor-in-chief Anna Wintour. This year’s theme will be focused on fashion and religion, aptly titled “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” This soiree is…