Photo by: Anthony Barboza/Getty Images Drummer/composer Norman Connors was a pioneer in the synthesis of progressive R&B and jazz, creating a blend that appealed to intellectuals and romantics both. Much like Roy Ayers, George Benson, and Patrice Rushen, this musical genius is most recognized for his significant R&B successes but was originally a jazz improvisation. […]

Mario Van Peebles unquestionably broke the paradigm for how African Americans are portrayed in the film business as a whole.

Photo by: Jamie McCarthy/Staff When Jasmine Guy starred in A Different World as Hillman University’s Southern belle Whitley Gilbert in the late ’80s and early ’90s, she was a vital member of one of the most popular all-Black casts of the time. The show debuted in 1987 and featured a group of young, varied Black […]

Bill Cosby was released from prison after his sexual assault conviction was thrown out for violating his due process rights. 

Jaleel White reflects on his past relationship with Bill Cosby and unravels realizations that in hindsight weren't made clear until his recent prosecutions.

Bill Cosby's former lawyer is coming to collect his coins, suing Bill Cosby for nonpayment.